Fall Sports Meeting

Every Rye High School student who wishes to participate in a fall sport must attend the fall sport meeting along with at least one parent or their legal guardian. The Fall Sports Parent-Athlete meeting will be held Wednesday, July 25th at 6pm in the Rye High School cafeteria.   The fall sports offered at Rye High School are: cheerleading, cross-country, football, boys’ golf, boys’ soccer, and volleyball. During the meeting we will discuss the required paperwork, Arbiter Athlete program, District #70 rules and requirements, as well as meeting with the individual coaches for each program.

Fall sports practices will begin Monday, August 6th. In order to begin practices all paperwork must be submitted, a current physical on file, as well as attendance at the Fall Sport meeting. If you have questions you may contact athletic director Beth Burns at (719)489-2271 .

If your 6th-12th grade student athlete is in need of a physical here is some information. Southern Colorado Family Medicine will be giving free sports physicals by appointment on Friday, July 27th from 1-7p.m. Call (719)-557-5855 to make schedule an appointment. Pueblo West High School will be providing walk in sports physicals for $30 on July 31 – August 2nd from 8am-4pm. The address is 661 Capistrano Avenue, Pueblo West. They will also be offering Preventative Cardiac Screening for athletes ages 7-19 for $10.   Athletes must be accompanied by their parent or legal guardian.

 

Student Sports Physicals

Southern Colorado Family Medicine will have free physicals for Pueblo County Students 6th through 12th grades. Friday July 27th from 1:00 p.m.-7:00 p.m. To make an appt. please call 719-557-5855. Address is 902 Lakeview Ave. Pueblo, CO 81004.

CHSAA – New Transfer Rule (important)

New Ruling from CHSAA regarding athletic transfer effective June 1, 2018 

If you are planning on moving your student from his/her current school to another CHSAA-member school, and would like to be considered under the current summer transfer bylaw 1800.5, then all paperwork should be submitted to the receiving school by May 25, 2018.

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College Opportunities for High School Students

PUEBLO COMMUNITY COLLEGE/Colorado State University – Pueblo

COLLEGE OPPORTUNITIES FOR HIGH SCHOOL STUDENTS

Dear Student: As a Pueblo County District 70 high school junior or senior, you can enjoy privileges and advantages of being in both high school and college. Concurrent enrollment students have the opportunity to take college courses at Pueblo Community College (PCC) and Colorado State University – Pueblo (CSU-Pueblo), which count toward your high school graduation elective requirements, and a college degree or certificate.

What you need to do if you are interested in attending PCC:

  • Contact your high school counselor.
  • Apply for admission to PCC online at: pueblocc.edu. Print a copy of the acceptance letter for your records and one for the high school. Make sure you copy down your “S” number.
  • Take the ACCUPLACER test at PCC, call – 549-3091 for information about dates and times. You will need to take your school ID or License and your “S” number from your PCC application. Scores will determine which classes you are eligible to enroll in. For SPRING 2018 classes, the ACCUPLACER needs to be completed by November 8, 2017.
  • Apply for the College Opportunity Fund (COF) at cof.college-assist.org, click on the “Apply Now” button. Print a copy of the COF verification sheet for your application and the high school. Please remember to write down your unique user name and password that you get to choose.
  • Complete and submit a “Student and Parent Agreement Form”.
  • Complete and submit a “Statewide Agreement Form”.
  • Submit a copy of your most recent high school transcript and your ICAP (Individual Career/Academic Plan) from your Naviance account.
  • Attend an advising session with a representative from PCC.
  • PCC First –Time Early College (part time or full time) Informational Session: Wednesday, November 8, 2017 starting at 8:30am at Rye HS.
  • Turn in your completed application packet to your high school counselor by Thursday, November 30, 2017.
  • Attend an orientation at PCC to ensure student success.

What you need to do if you are interested in attending CSU-Pueblo:

  • Contact your high school counselor.
  • List of course offerings is on CSU-Pueblo’s website.   csupueblo.edu, click on “Quick Links”, under “Academics”, click on “Course Offerings”
  • Complete the “Concurrent Enrollment Request Form” 3 pages
  • Apply for the College Opportunity Fund (COF) at cof.college-assist.org, click on the “Apply Now” button. Print a copy of the COF verification sheet for your application and the high school. Please remember to write down your unique user name and password that you get to choose.
  • Submit a copy of your most recent high school transcript and your ICAP (Individual Career/Academic Plan)
  • Submit Accuplacer or ACT test scores if needed.
  • Turn in your completed application packet to your high school counselor by Thursday, November 30, 2017.