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Community Star Art Contest
Community Star Art Contest
January 25, 2021

The Mission​ This is a call for youth and adults to submit artwork that reflects a message of hope, interdependence, and...

Volunteer to Be a Zoom Pal
Volunteer to Be a Zoom Pal
January 22, 2021

RHS Juniors and Seniors, are you looking for community service? Help your community by volunteering to be a Zoom Pal. Zoom for 30 minutes...

Instagram Accounts to Follow if You Care About the Climate!
Instagram Accounts to Follow if You Care About the Climate!
Beatrix Briggs, Editor • January 7, 2021

Social media can be a surprisingly useful tool to learn about social and political issues which need your attention. Here are a few of our favorite...

THE STATE OF THE SOPHOMORES:  HOLIDAY 2020 EDITION
THE STATE OF THE SOPHOMORES: HOLIDAY 2020 EDITION
Joe Hagerty, Sophomore Class President • December 14, 2020

Hello Fellow Sophomores, I am very excited to introduce my first “State of the Sophomores” newsletter, detailing what to expect in the...

BOE Priorities 2020-2021
Equity and Social-Emotional Wellness Established as BOE Priorities
Jasmina Lodoe, Reporter • December 14, 2020

Every year the Board of Education determines the priorities for the Rhinebeck Central School District. This is extremely important since it determines...

In the RHS Cafeteria hallway, a supply closet now functions as a gender-neutral bathroom.
Gender Neutral Bathroom Is Step Towards Equality at RHS
Lulu Hart, Reporter, Writer • December 10, 2020

What was once a dusty storage room for sports jerseys is now a step forward in the well-being of Rhinebeck students.   The gender neutral...

Hunter Mesuda and Olivia Scott (left to right)
The Trivialization of Protest
December 14, 2020

Protesting has always been a symbol of resilience, rebellion, and resistance against an oppressive force. By definition, a protest is “an organized...

Instagram Accounts to Follow if You Care About the Climate!
Instagram Accounts to Follow if You Care About the Climate!
Beatrix Briggs, Editor • January 7, 2021

Social media can be a surprisingly useful tool to learn about social and political issues which need your attention. Here are a few of our favorite...

New Human Rights Club to Engage Student Activists
New Human Rights Club to Engage Student Activists
Thomas Hewitt • December 14, 2020

There are many clubs in RHS, but one that is noticeably absent is a Human Rights Club. If a Human Rights Club was formed, what would it look...

Supporting Our Student-Athletes
Supporting Our Student-Athletes
Dominic Umbro-Sclafani, Reporter • January 7, 2021

This senior night was gonna be a big one," Makena Jackson, a varsity volleyball athlete, described her disappointment with the loss of her senior...

Grace Smith House Supports Dutchess County as Domestic Violence Worsens During Pandemic
Grace Smith House Supports Dutchess County as Domestic Violence Worsens During Pandemic
Beatrix Briggs December 10, 2020

Everyone has experienced the hardships of Covid-19, but one group that doesn’t see front page headlines is the many victims of domestic violence...

Sunrise High School students rally at a Wide Awake Protest.
Student Activism Spotlight: Sunrise Movement, Local High Schoolers Make a Difference
Oona Shain, Editor-in-Chief • December 7, 2020

Adults often say they are preparing the world for the time, their children inherit it.   But in past years, the roles have been flipped....

The Student News Site of Rhinebeck High School
The Student News Site of Rhinebeck High School