Oct 262014
RCHS band wins some medals

NEWS-LEDGER — OCT 22, 2014 — From Heather Wright On Oct. 11, the River City High School Band joined twenty-two other schools from locations as far away as Chowchilla, Concord, and Merced to compete in the Franklin High School Invitational Band Review in Elk Grove. Young musicians and their teachers, parents, and supporters took over […]

Oct 082014
Rites of passage: homecoming at RCHS

NEWS-LEDGER — OCT 8, 2014 — By Danny Thirakul River City High School Senior The excitement at River City High School could be heard for miles around on Friday, Sept. 26, as the Raiders kicked off their Homecoming weekend with a spirit rally. Even the varsity football team’s defeat to Pioneer (42-20) couldn’t dampen student […]

Sep 292014
RCHS cooks up culinary arts class

NEWS-LEDGER — SEPT 24, 2014 — By Rebecca Schwartz River City High School Journalism Class This year at River City High School they are introducing a new class, taught by Cheryle Sutton, which teaches students the “culinary arts.” On Thursday, September 18, the small class of 18 students provided meals for more than 120 people […]

Sep 082014
RCHS music director tries to pick up tempo; believes music has value to education, development

NEWS-LEDGER — SEPT 3, 2014 — From Heather Wright News-Ledger Correspondent Anthony Marvelli is chair of the Visual and Performing Arts (VAPA) Department at River City High School, a professional brass player with area band “Joy and Madness,” and a mentor. As a performer, he and his band combine sounds of soul, funk, and salsa […]