AT THE VIEW DAILY- April 10, 2021

ACADEMICS: Emilei Addington State Semifinalist for NASA

Congratulations to Scholars Academy Magnet for Business and Law senior Emilei Addington for being named the state semifinalist for the NASA Future Engineers Lunar Mission Essay Contest. Read her entry here: https://www.futureengineers.org/artemismoonpodessay/gallery/47437

Click here to view all the names that made the Semifinalist list.


Have You Purchased Your Yearbook Yet?


ATHLETICS: Ridge View Girls and Boys Basketball Banquet

Click the flyer to view all the photos from the banquet

Richland 2 Virtual Teacher Recruitment Fair

Don’t forget to register for our April Virtual Teacher Recruitment Fair.

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AT THE VIEW DAILY- April 9, 2021

ATHLETICS: Off Season Cross Country Training

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Off-Season training for Cross Country begins Monday, May 24th at 415pm. All interested email Coach Stack at mstackhouse@richland2.org #NextLevel


ARTS: Ridge View’s Color Guard Tryouts

Have any questions please reach out to Mr. Dustin King at duking@richland2.org

AT THE VIEW DAILY- April 8, 2021

Career Talks with Monet Etheredge

We are so excited to share this month’s video with you. Monet talks with Dr. Nicole Swineheart, an ambulatory equine veterinarian.  Please find time to watch and share with your classes. Click here to view the full interview.


COVID-19 Update from Richland 2

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ACTIVITIES: Prom Tickets are on Sale!

Prom will be held on May 1st at R2i2. Due to COVID-19 procedures, space is limited. Students have the option of attending Session 1 (7 PM-9 PM) or Session 2 (10 PM-12 AM). A limited number of tickets are on sale for $40 until April 23rd.  All tickets must be purchased online through the parent’s Parent Portal account and students should register themselves and their guest if applicable through Parent Portal prior to purchasing tickets. If you have any questions, contact Ms. Bovidge at abovidge@richland2.org or Ms. Fennell at pfennell@richland2.org

AT THE VIEW DAILY- April 7, 2021

ATHLETICS: Ridge View Blazers Sideline Store is NOW OPEN

Need some Ridge View Merchandise? Check out our NEW Ridge View Sports Online Store! To launch our Grand opening, treat yourself to 25% off with the code Spirit21(valid until 4/30/21). Items ship directly to you!

Click here to open the store.

Have You Registered for the ACT/SAT?

Deadline to sign up for the ACT is April 8th and the SAT is April 13th.

Click here to register.

ARTS: Ridge View’s Color Guard Tryouts

Have any questions reach out to Mr. Dustin King at duking@richland2.org

AT THE VIEW DAILY- April 6, 2021

ACADEMICS: Magnet Schools of America Scholarship Application Open

$1,000 postsecondary scholarship award that may be used for expenses including textbooks, technology and other related educational materials at a two/four year college or career and technical training institution.

ONLY 1 Applicant per school. If you are interested please email Ellen Harrison, eharriso@richland2.org for the application packet.


ATHLETICS: 2nd Annual Blazer Golf Classic

Ridge View Boys Golf held their 2nd Annual Golf Classic on March 30,2021. Click here to view the pictures from the Golf Classic.


ACTIVITIES: Final Blood Drive on April 26th

Ridge View will host its final blood drive of the school year on April 26th. The Bloodmobile will be located at the front of the school from 9:30 AM to 3 PM. Sign up by visiting RedCrossBlood.org and using the code RVBlazers. In addition, there is a special promotion! Donors between the ages of 16 and 24 will receive a $10 e-gift card!! Students, take advantage of this opportunity!! If you are 16 years old, you may donate but must complete the parent permission form that is located outside of M-141. Contact Ms. Fennell at pfennell@richland2.org with any questions!

AT THE VIEW DAILY- April 5, 2021

Does Your Student Need a Parking Pass?

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COVID-19 Update from Richland 2

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Class of 2021 Cap and Grown Delivery

Seniors, Cap & Gowns will be delivered on April 15th in the cafeteria parking lot. All orders must be paid in full and students should remain in their vehicles and follow the blue line to receive their items. Please arrive at your appointment time (found here). If you have not ordered your items necessary for graduation, you need to do that as soon as possible by visiting thegraduationcenter.com. Contact Ms. Fennell at pfennell@richland2.org with any questions.


Have You Purchased Your Yearbook Yet?

AT THE VIEW DAILY- April 4, 2021

Happy Easter!


ACADEMICS: Sarah Hasan Named to Ron Brown Scholars

Congratulations to Scholars Academy Magnet for Business and Law senior Sarah Hasan for being accepted as a Ron Brown Scholars Capstone program member aka Captain.

We are so proud of you!!! – Mrs. Walker


ACTIVIES: Prom Tickets Are on Sale!

Prom will be held on May 1st at R2i2. Due to COVID-19 procedures, space is limited. Students have the option of attending Session 1 (7 PM-9 PM) or Session 2 (10 PM-12 AM). A limited number of tickets are on sale for $40 until April 23rd.  All tickets must be purchased online through the parent’s Parent Portal account and students should register themselves and their guest if applicable through Parent Portal prior to purchasing tickets. If you have any questions, contact Ms. Bovidge at abovidge@richland2.org or Ms. Fennell at pfennell@richland2.org


Richland 2 Meals for the Month of April

AT THE VIEW DAILY- April 3, 2021

ACTIVITES: EMT Fire and Rescue

Congratulations to 3 of our seniors, Grace Hardwick, Sarah- Emily Shephard, and Yazmine Latimore on passing their first part of the National Registry EMT Certification with Westwood Fire and Rescue.

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Happy Athletic Trainer Appreciation Month

The Month of March was Athletic Trainer Appreciation Month. We would like to thank Ms. Kanisha Jenkins and Mr. Jeffrey Sincavage for everything you all do for Ridge View High School and Our Athletic Department!


March 2021 Student of the Month


ATHLETICS: Boys Golf Victory over Westwood High School

Congratulations to the Ridge View Boys Golf Team for their victory over Westwood on Thursday April 1st.  The Blazers battled the Redhawks at LinRick under windy conditions and cooler temperatures to pull out the win.  The final score of the match was Ridge View 210 Westwood 218.  The Blazers were led by junior Brent Wilson who shot a 3 over par 40.   

AT THE VIEW DAILY- April 2, 2021

Student Holiday/Teacher Workday


ATHLETICS: Ridge View Blazers Sideline Store is NOW OPEN

Need some Ridge View Merchandise? Check out our NEW Ridge View Sports Online Store! To launch our Grand opening, treat yourself to 25% off with the code Spirit21(valid until 4/30/21). Items ship directly to you!

Click here to open the store.

ATHLETICS: Congratulations to Michael McQueen

Congratulations to Michael McQueen on his selection as a North-South All-Star! Big time honor! First time for a Ridge View Wrestler since 2003.

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ACTIVITIES: Final Blood Drive April 26th

Ridge View will host its final blood drive of the school year on April 26th. The Bloodmobile will be located at the front of the school from 9:30 AM to 3 PM. Sign up by visiting RedCrossBlood.org and using the code RVBlazers. In addition, there is a special promotion! Donors between the ages of 16 and 24 will receive a $10 e-gift card!! Students, take advantage of this opportunity!! If you are 16 years old, you may donate but must complete the parent permission form that is located outside of M-141. Contact Ms. Fennell at pfennell@richland2.org with any questions!

AT THE VIEW DAILY- April 1, 2021

Friday is Student Holiday


ACTIVITIES: Student Body President Interviews Dr. Bell for Women’s History Month

Ridge View’s Student Body Pres. Yazmine Latimore did a great job interviewing SC Epidemiologist Dr. Linda Bell about Covid, her career path & advice for students pursuing their pathways to purpose.

Click here to view the FULL interview with Dr. Bell

ACTIVITIES: Free Styling Sessions for Prom!

Senior ladies, are you attending Prom? Check out this video for tips from Erin Hopkins, a personal stylist and image consultant! Want more personalized advice about makeup, jewelry, or other accessories? Sign up for a FREE virtual consultation on April 3rd or April 17th by contacting Ms. Fennell today!! You can swing by M-141 or email her at pfennell@richland2.org to secure your spot!

AT THE VIEW DAILY- March 31,2021

WHAT’S UP WEDNESDAY!


APRIL ILT


4K Application Deadline Extended


SOAR: Summer Opportunity For Academic Readiness

Richland Two is planning to offer SOAR (Summer Opportunity for Academic Readiness), a FREE, in-person extended learning camp.

Please note SOAR is separate from the Read to Succeed Summer Reading Camp offered by the district each summer. This is separate from the traditional summer school for middle and high school students who need summer school to be promoted to the next grade. Students cannot participate in both. SOAR is separate from Special Education Extended School Year (ESY) Services that is offered each summer. Some Special Education students will have the option of attending both SOAR and ESY. Click here to read more information about SOAR. Email info@richland2.org if you have any questions.

If you’re interested,log into your Parent Portal account between March 22-March 31 and indicate:

  1. you want your child to participate
  2. if you will need transportation..

Click here to access Parent Portal


Helping Your Child Learn Through Play

Babies and young children are eager to learn about everything in the world around them. Play is an essential part of this process. Join us, March 31st at Noon, as we share tips on creating an interactive, fun, activity-based environment for young children to explore during those critical developmental years of infancy through toddlerhood.  

Click here to register.

AT THE VIEW DAILY- March 30,2021

National Assistant Principals Week

Thank you to Ridge View High School’s Assistant Principals, Dr. Evans, Mrs. Myers, Mr. Ross, and Mr. Young, for all that they do for the Staff, Students, and Community.

Please view below a special message from Ridge View’s StuCo members!


SOAR: Summer Opportunity For Academic Readiness

Richland Two is planning to offer SOAR (Summer Opportunity for Academic Readiness), a FREE, in-person extended learning camp.

Please note SOAR is separate from the Read to Succeed Summer Reading Camp offered by the district each summer. This is separate from the traditional summer school for middle and high school students who need summer school to be promoted to the next grade. Students cannot participate in both. SOAR is separate from Special Education Extended School Year (ESY) Services that is offered each summer. Some Special Education students will have the option of attending both SOAR and ESY. Click here to read more information about SOAR. Email info@richland2.org if you have any questions.

If you’re interested,log into your Parent Portal account between March 22-March 31 and indicate:

  1. you want your child to participate
  2. if you will need transportation.

Click here to access Parent Portal


ACTIVITIES: Spring Fling Dodgeball Tournament

Students, are you are interested in participating in our dodgeball tournament? Sign up in M-141 by Wednesday for only $3. The game will be played on Thursday April 1st, during lunch and will cost $1 for all spectators!! Proceeds will be donated to the Juvenile Diabetes Research Fund.


ACTIVITIES: Free Styling Sessions for Prom!

Senior ladies, are you attending Prom? Check out this video for tips from Erin Hopkins, a personal stylist and image consultant! Want more personalized advice about makeup, jewelry, or other accessories? Sign up for a FREE virtual consultation on April 3rd or April 17th by contacting Ms. Fennell today!! You can swing by M-141 or email her at pfennell@richland2.org to secure your spot!


Benefits of Using Sign Language with Young Children

This webinar establishes the proven benefits of signing with young children as well as highlighting some steps you can take to be successful in using signs. Join us, March 30th at Noon, as we demonstrate practical signs you can incorporate when communicating with young children.

Click here to register.