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Rio Rico HIgh School- Senior Jose Chacon Quintero received an appointment to West Point Military Academy in May. Jose’s “Reception Day (R-DAY) is June 28th, when he will begin working towards his chemistry major and ultimately plans to join the Army as a Medical Corp Officer.

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Rio Rico High School – Students from Rio Rico High School brought home the $5,000 grand prize in a recent “Shark Tank” type competition. Sophomore Andrea Altamirano and junior Janelle Bastian-Estrella were part of a seven member team of native Santa Cruz County youth who won the Shift Day co…

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Rio Rico High School - According to the U.S. Constitution, the role of the Senate is to "advise and consent" and vote. The RRHS Student Senate doesn’t do the latter, but according to school Principal Hector Estrada it does do the former, even if unofficially.

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Rio Rico High School - By the end of her freshman year at RRHS, senior Alondra Ibanez had accumulated all of one credit. She should have had six. This was par for the course inasmuch as, according to Ibanez – now on track to graduate, on time, with the rest of the 2020 cohort – “I didn’t rea…

The unofficial mayor of Rio Rico, as district Superintendent David Verdugo has described longtime administrator John Fanning, now has a new constituency: Rio Rico High School.

Joseph Scott knew instantly that he wanted to follow incoming Principal Hector Estrada to RRHS. The reason had nothing to do with the new administrator’s obvious skills as an educator and or even his de-facto principalship of Walden Grove High School.

New teachers at Rio Rico High School have more than survived their first quarter here: They’ve found a comfortable place to practice their craft, and they’ve found a warm and welcoming atmosphere. For one, Kevin Kuhm, it’s a second go-round at RRHS, and his return has been for much the same reason.

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