Dec 312014
RCHS grad adjusts to life as college student and college basketball player

NEWS-LEDGER — DEC 24, 2014 — By Rebecca Schwartz River City High School Journalism Class Everyone knows that if you want to get anywhere in life, you can’t do it alone. However, one can’t reach their goals in life without hard work and ambition that comes from one’s self and this is true for current […]

Apr 062014
Volunteers from RCHS help out at 'Shamrock Run,' a trot for charity

FROM THE NEWS-LEDGER — MARCH 26, 2014 — By Danny Thirakul Interact Club, River City High School Thirty members of the Interact Club at River City High School helped out with the Shamrock Run Saturday, March 15, which ended at West Sac’s Raley Field. The Shamrock Half-Marathon and 5k, sponsored by Blue Diamond Almonds, benefited […]

Feb 252013

NEWS-LEDGER EDITORIAL — FEB 13, 2013 — What can we all do to help West Sacramento’s schools? Well, one of the top strategic goals now being put forward by the local school board is to “foster a culture of high expectations.” And that is something that the City of West Sacramento, and the rest of […]

Feb 062013
RCHS student volunteers help younger kids with their reading

FROM THE NEWS-LEDGER — JAN 23, 2013 — River City High School’s community service club, called the ‘Interact Club,’ is now working with the local library branch on a program to help kids read.   In the ‘Reading Buddies’ program, two Interact Club members will spend time listening to first- and second-graders practice their reading […]

Oct 252012
Letter from Austria: West Sac kid reports back from Europe

FROM THE NEWS-LEDGER — OCT 17, 2012 —   Editor’s note: Fabi Perez of West Sacramento is in Austria as a Rotary Youth exchange student. He’s sponsored by West Sacramento Centennial Rotary Club Centennial and Pocket Greenhaven Rotary Club. Here’s a report he has sent of the first month of his visit: By Fabi Perez […]