Dr. Bryan Pettengill, Assistant Superintendent for Operations, reported to the School Board on June 24 about the status of the ninth grade center project. The Steering Committee members are providing input for the design phase of the project. Pettengill said that the committee is working to determine what type of facility will best meet the needs of students. Conceptual drawings of the school will be available in late summer or early fall.
Steering Committee member on June 18, 2021, worked with the team from HTK Architects to develop plans for the new ninth grade center (NGC), which will eventually become the district's second high school.
|Ninth Grade Center Steering Committee|
|Dr. Bryan Pettengill, Assistant Superintendent||Alan Downing, Instructional Coach, Grades 6-12|
|Dr. Mike Slagle, Superintendent||John Plankers, RPHS Spanish Teacher|
|Dr. Al Voelker, Assistant Superintendent||Ashleigh Easton, RPHS Art Teacher|
|Dr. Kristel Barr, Director of Secondary Education||Ashley Rowland, RPHS English Teacher|
|Dr. Kristina Martin, RPHS Associate Principal||David Start, RPHS Social Studies Teacher|
|Ryan Gooding, Director of Technology||Emma Carter, RPHS student|
|Scott Dobson, Director of Facilities||Jaylen Nevins, RPHS student|
|Ruth Johnson, School Board president||Brad Kiehl, architect, HTK Architects|
|Bill Lowe, School Board member||James Evrard, HTK Architects|
|Deanna Olson, School Board member||Lee Moore, JE Dunn Construction|
|Kirk Hipple, Activities Director||John Schlick, JE Dunn Construction|
|odd Schnake, RPHS Theatre Teacher|