From Mr. Simonds: Picture retakes will be done on Monday September 28th starting at 8:00am in the elementary library.
Plenty of Food Boxes available at the Student Food Bank! Please stop by and pick one up afterschool today until 4:30pm. Questions? Contact Mrs. Carrie Templeton.
From - Katy Paup - Cheer Sponsor New pink out shirt order forms will be going out today. The last ones did not have sizes youth xs and youth small on the form. All order forms will be due tomorrow by 4pm along with payment. Forms available at campus offices.
There will not be a live broadcast of the volleyball game today. We will broadcast every game possible, but we do not have the manpower to be able to broadcast every game yet. We will broadcast all games this Sat. Volleyball & Football. Thanks for understanding!
From TX Dot don’t know which way Rankin is going to Leakey, but we are working on SH 137 south of Big Lake so there might be a slight delay
Go out and support the Lady Red Devils! Home Games! Can't make it to the game watch live on- https://www.reddevilsportsnetwork.com/broadcasts WE ARE RED DEVILS
LEAKEY FOOTBALL GAME TICKET INFORMATION TO PURCHASE A TICKET IN LEAKEY YOU WILL NEED A COUPON! • THERE ARE 300 COUPONS/TICKETS AVAILABLE – COUPONS WILL BE EXCHANGED FOR TICKETS AT THE GATE. IF YOU DO NOT HAVE A COUPON YOU WILL NOT BE ALLOWED TO PURCHASE A TICKET. • PARENTS OF FOOTBALL, BAND, AND CHEER CAN PICK UP COUPONS TODAY SEPTEMBER 17TH FROM 9AM -2PM • GENERAL PUBLIC CAN PICK UP COUPONS TOMORROW SEPTEMBER 18TH FROM 7:30 A.M. – 12:30 P.M. • IF YOU ARE UNABLE TO PICK UP COUPON BETWEEN THESE HOURS – PLEASE CALL THE BUSINESS OFFICE TO MAKE ARRANGEMENTS. • TICKETS PRICES: $5 FOR ADULTS & $2 FOR STUDENTS Spectators are encouraged to bring lawn chairs to spread out. Masks are highly encouraged, especially when moving around. Gates will open around 5:30 p.m. Concession stand will be open; the only entree item is a sausage wrap. IF YOU HAVE ANY QUESTION, PLEASE CONTACT MR. WYATT OR COACH AVALOS.
LEAKEY FOOTBALL GAME INFORMATION TICKETS WILL BE SOLD AT THE GATE. 300 TICKETS WILL BE AVAILABLE. TICKETS: $5 /ADULTS & $2 /STUDENTS Spectators are encouraged to bring lawn chairs Mask are highly encouraged, Concession stand will be open
Go out and support the Lady Devils! Please follow COVID Guidelines. Please contact Coach Batla for tickets at firstname.lastname@example.org. Tickets are required for entry. Please park and enter through designated areas. WE ARE RED DEVILS!!!
JH Pep Rally has been moved to the auditorium at the same time 3:25 pm.
Due to current road conditions the bus student will be released at 3:00 pm. Buses will run at 3:00 pm. All other students will stay in class to be released at the regular time. If you have any questions, please contact the student's campus principal.
From Coach Avalos - The field in Mertzon is flooded. We will not play there. They have agreed to come here and play the game after the JH and JV games with Borden County. We are shooting for a 7:30 pm start.
Go out and support the JH Lady Red Devils Crane Gym Guidelines Fans, players, coaches will need to come through the main entrance and wear a mask. We will have them in the back gym on one side and Crane fans on the other. The fans will be screened and counted. We can only have around 65 fans in the back gym from each school." Please contact Coach Batla/Coach Bright for question.
Online Football Prgram for tonight's football games at Red Devil Stadium, https://docs.google.com/presentation/d/e/2PACX-1vTnl-wqs-bngpLaSq7ZYeqflAztjI6eJgtmk2RdKiqT-3yV672yXOEshA-q-ibGCXIca8uerXAPjj_I/pub?start=true&loop=true&delayms=5000
Here's the link to get tickets for Friday Night's Game in Borden County. https://bcisd.ticketleap.com/rankin/
JV Football: We have picked up an extra game tomorrow with Irion County. The guys on the left are staying here to play Borden County and the guys on the right are going to Mertzon. The game will start at 6:30 PM. Borden County Blake Wise Laken Marquez Baret Jackson Toby Jackson Andres Reyes David Bunger Blake Bunger Moses Almaguer Isaiah Martinez Rudy Escajeda Richie Escajeda Irion County Jaxon Wyatt Cole Cura Zach Vogel Tristan Latzel Kolten Jenkins Devlin Joyce Roman Joyce Brody Jackson Parker Prewozniak Liam Disney JJ Caudle If you have questions, please contact AD - Coach Avalos.
Volleyball is in need of a line judge for the 6:00 pm game for tonight - 9/8? If anyone is interested please contact Coach Batla for more information.
Tonight the Rankin vs White Deer live video broadcast of the game can be watched live at: https://www.reddevilsportsnetwork.com/ Kickoff is at 7:30 pm Click on the link and you will be able to watch a video feed and listen to the broadcast simultaneously. This will replace the radio broadcast. All future video broadcasts will be better quality than the broadcast tonight. We do not have all our video equipment in yet. Tonight we are making it work with what we have. This site is free and will be an awesome site for all future live broadcast for Rankin ISD. Please note this site is currently under construction, but will work tonight.
Covid Update, Today we had two students test positive. Both are on the high school campus. Our school nurses, Amy and Heather have tested 66 students and 5 teachers for close contact. No faculty members or students that were tested have symptoms at this time. Both families will be in quarantine for the next 14 days. The school will be thoroughly disinfected over the weekend and we will not have school on Monday just as a precaution. Enjoy your long weekend. The game with White Deer is still on. I shared all information with the superintendent and he is good with us still playing tonight. The Upton County Health Advisory committee met and supports all actions taken by the school district. I have also reported both cases to the State Health Representative for our area. Go Devils!
Just a friendly reminder: Rankin ISD will release students at 12 noon today. Buses will run at this time. Rankin ISD campus offices and Business office will close at 12 noon. If you have any questions, please contact your student’s campus principal.
Football Fans, There will not be a concession stand open in Balmorhea. Please plan accordingly! WE ARE RED DEVILS!!!
Football & Volleyball shirts are !!! Please come by the HS office to pick up. Paid Elementary shirts will be delivered this afternoon to elementary students. Questions contact Elidia Gallardo at email@example.com
Just a friendly reminder: Rankin ISD will release students at 12 noon today. Buses will run at this time. Rankin ISD campus offices and Business office will remain open until 4 pm. If you have any questions, please contact your student’s campus principal
The Freshman Class will be selling Chick-fil-A meals starting at 5pm at Football field! They have plenty due to classification of the scrimmage.
Good afternoon Red Devils! We have an update on the scrimmage scheduled for today. Sterling City has chosen not to come today for the scrimmage. This is a decision they made that they felt was in their district’s best interest. The junior high games will still take place at 4:00, in the practice gym. If you attend the volleyball games, please remember to wear your mask and respect social distancing protocols. The concession stand will feature hamburgers and Chic-Fil-A sandwiches so feel free to order. There will be no football practice this afternoon. School will still resume at the normal time tomorrow morning. if you have any questions, please contact Sammy Wyatt or your student's campus principal
From: Mr Wyatt Red Devils Scrimmage this Thursday night at Red Devil Stadium at 5 pm vs Sterling City Friday at 6 pm at Red Devil Stadium, Balmorhea (home) will scrimmage Irion County (visitor) Come out to Red Devil Stadium this Thursday and Friday night and enjoy some football. All spectators need to wear masks or face coverings while moving around and practice social distancing while in the stadium. Visitors will enter the stadium using the visitor gates. Home fans will enter the main entrance on the home side. All fans are entering the stadium at their own risk. Please be safe and follow all COVID protocols. Thanks! Go Devils!
Can't make it to the game! mixlr.com/red-devil-radio Listen to Red Devil Radio tonight for all of your favorite play-by-play volleyball action brought to you by the voice of the Devils: Booboo Bear JV Rankin vs Fort Davis--5 pm Varsity Rankin vs Fort Davis--6 pm
VOLLEYBALL INFORMATION Today will be Rankin's first official varsity volleyball games. We are not selling tickets (free admission) for the game, but we do want spectators to wear masks when they are on the move while in the gymnasium. Masks can be removed while seated. We want to also encourage social distancing in the stands. We would also ask that if you are buying items from the concession stand that you please wear your mask. Thanks for following these simple guidelines. Go Lady Devils!
From Coach Batla: Marfa Volleyball scrimmages have been cancelled
Information on Volleyball scrimmage in Marfa!!! From Coach Batla I’m sorry to have to relay the message we received from Marfa recently. There will be no spectators allowed in the gym during scrimmages. Sorry for the inconvenience.
ONLINE REGISTRATION HELP! Having trouble registering online? Give us a call and we will help you over the phone. Or come by the High School beginning today Monday July 27th – Thursday, July 30th ; 8:30 am – 12 pm & 1 pm – 3:30 pm for assistance.
Rankin ISD will go Live on Facebook at 3 pm today July 23rd. Important information on School Start Date/Registration/COVID-19 plan/ Athletic-Extracurricular.
Attn: 9-12 Grade Students: If you are planning on taking College Classes in the fall, please get with Mrs. Jones or Mr. Gallardo for College Registration information no later than July 28th. Please contact Mr. Jones or Mr. Gallardo for questions.
Rankin ISD Parents and Guardians, As we approach the upcoming school year with COVID-19 still active, we are formulating a plan to ensure successful learning regardless of any disruptions that may be caused by the virus. In order to help us plan, we would like to get your feedback on a few things. Please take a moment to complete this survey regarding the options of sending your child(ren) to school or to engage in remote learning. (Based on guidance being provided by TEA, remote learning will be more rigorous and have more requirements this year in comparison to what we had from March to May). Thank you! https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/7NQGKDL
Important Jr/Sr Prom Information!!! Please read!!! An email was sent out to all Juniors and Seniors 2020 on important Prom information. Please respond to email by 7 pm today Tuesday July 14th. If you have any questions, please contact Mr. G, Mrs. Templeton, or Ms. T.
From Mr. Wyatt, Keep your family safe this 4th of July! Avoid groups larger than 10; stay home if you can; wash your hands; wear a mask; stay 6 ft. apart. Do your part! ¡Manten a tu familia segura este 4 de julio! Evite grupos mayores de 10 personas; quédese en casa si puede; lávese las manos; usa una máscara; mantente a 6 pies de distancia. ¡Haz tu parte!
Graduation Ceremony Tonight! 8:30 pm at Red Devil Stadium! Don’t forget your tickets and complete the medical questionnaire on the back. Gates open at 7:30 pm.
Last Day to pick up your Graduation Tickets available at HS office! Must present ticket to attend the Graduation Ceremony.
Important Athletic Information Due to recent updates from UIL and in preparation for summer workouts all RHS facilities are closed until June 8th.
Pandemic Electronic Benefit Transfer (P-EBT) is a one-time food benefit for families who lost access to free and reduce-price meals due to school closures. Eligible P-EBT families will receive application intructions from school in Late May. The P-EBT application will open the first week of June. P-EBT food beneftis are for children who receive SNAP food benefits for March 2020 and children who are certified for free or reduced-price school meals during the 2019-2020 Texas school year. For more information visit: https://hhs.texas.gov/services/health/coronavirus-covid-19/coronavirus-covid-19-information-texans/pandemic-ebt-p-ebt-due-covid-19
HS/JH Students: Just a friendly reminder - LAST DAY to get your school issued supplies turned into the HS campus by 12 noon today! Laptop, hot spot, library books, calculators, etc...
Just a friendly reminder - Get your school issued supplies turned into your campus by 3pm today! Laptop, hot spot, library books, calculators, etc...
Final Lunch Pickup With school coming to an end on Friday, tomorrow Thursday, May 21 will be last day for school meals. If you have any questions, please contact Mrs. Rodriguez.
April 17, 2020 12:30 PM Today Governor Abbott announced public school closures in Texas thru the end of this school year. He also shared that TEA Commissioner Morath will soon be providing guidance to school districts on how we will be able to handle graduation. RISD will continue to monitor this developing situation and relay information as soon as we can. We are anxious as you are to honor our seniors! All of us dearly miss the daily interactions with each of our students but we will continue working diligently to provide the best and highest quality instruction possible. Please continue to keep all of our local, state and national leaders in your thoughts and prayers. They are carrying heavy loads, knowing that all decisions like those announced today impact large numbers of Texans. Please contact Mr. Wyatt if you have any questions.
Rankin ISD district office, campus offices, and Food Services will be closed on Friday, April 10 & Monday, April 13th to observe the Easter Holiday. There will be no school lunches available on Friday or Monday. Regular lunch pick up will resume on Tuesday, April 14th. Midkiff weekly food delivery will be delivered at the Midkiff Catholic Church and HWY 349 (Tanks) drop off on Tuesday, April 14th from 11:30-12 noon. If you have any questions, please contact your student’s campus principal. Easter is an excellent time to enjoy all of your many meaningful blessings: family, friends, faith, and, of course, chocolate molded into tasty bunnies! Happy Easter from Rankin ISD!
All indoor school facilities, weight room, tennis courts, and our elementary playground are closed to the public. Our track is open as long as social distancing is practiced by everyone using it for walking or running. If you have questions call Mr. Wyatt at 432-693-2461.
At 2:15 pm Local, County and School District Leaders will hold a press conference on Facebook Live (Rankin ISD Page) to announce actions that are being taken and recommendations to prepare for and respond to COVID-19.
Prom scheduled for Saturday, March 28th is postponed until further notice. New date and time will be communicated at a future date.
Based on advice from our local health care providers and out of an abundance of caution for our students, staff, and community, Rankin ISD will be closed for the week of March 16th – 20th. We will continue to monitor the situation surrounding the Coronavirus COVID-19 outbreak. As we move for- ward, decisions will continue to be made in the next few days. We are in constant contact with health care providers, local officials, the Texas Education Agency and the Governor’s office, who are all providing us with guidance. Updated information is being shared with us on a regular basis and we will keep everyone in- formed. We encourage all our students, families, and staff to practice social distancing to help stop the spread of this disease.
Gas Leak behind Elementary. Elementary Students being evacuated to the HS Gym for safety. Please pick up Elementary students at HS Gym. Questions, call Mr. Wyatt at 432-693-2461.
Rankin ISD will have a late start on Thursday, February 6th. Classes will begin at 10 am. Elementary Student will need to be dropped off at Elementary at 9:50 am. Busses will run 2 hours later than their normal times. There will be no breakfast served.
No School today 2/5 due to weather.
Notice for JH TMSCA Parents The Big Spring TMSCA Meet scheduled for Saturday, January 25th has been cancelled. If you have any questions, please contact Mrs. Jones.
UPDATE: BOYS BASKETBALL GAMES ARE JV- 6:30 PM AND VARSITY AT 8 PM TONIGHT IN BIG LAKE.
Lady Devils Basketball game with TLC Academy scheduled for today Dec. 16th at 4:30 pm has be canceled. If you have questions, please contact Coach Simonds.
Red Devil Football send off rally - Saturday, November 30th @ 11:15 am in front of the High School! Come out and cheer the Red Devils to VICTORY!!!
Quarter Final Game Rankin vs Borden County Saturday, Nov. 30th at 4 pm in Robert Lee. Rankin will be the visiting team. HAVE A HAPPY THANKSGIVING!!! WE ARE RED DEVIL!!!
The area playoff game in Borden County Game Time will be at 6:30 pm not 6 pm.
Rankin ISD will have an early release Thursday, Nov 21st at 3pm to go support the Red Devils at the Area Playoff Game!!! WE ARE RED DEVILS!!!
Red Devils Area playoff game is Thursday, at Borden County, at 6:00, vs the Ropes Eagles. We are Visiting Team.
Just a friendly reminder! Rankin ISD Annual Student & Family Thanksgiving Meal Today. Parent Sign in Sheet will be at the Cafeteria. LUNCH SCHEDULE PK 10:30 K 10:45 1 11:00 2 11:10 3 11:20 4 11:30 5 11:40 JH/HS 12:00
Playoff Shirts are in! Please come by the HS office to pickup and pay. If you have paid for shirts and have a student in school we will send home with your student. Questions? Contact Mrs. Gallardo.
The JH games for tomorrow (Thursday 11/14) in Ft. Stockton have been cancelled. We will play all of our tournament games on Saturday starting at 1:45 pm. Thanks!!
Go out and support the Red Devils at the Bi-District Championship Game!!! Can't make it to the game - listen live on RED DEVIL RADIO - http://mixlr.com/reddevilradio/ WE ARE RED DEVILS!!!
Football Playoff Shirt Orders are due Friday, Nov 8th. Order forms are available at the HS office. Payment due when shirts are delivered. Questions? Contact Mrs. Gallardofirstname.lastname@example.org
After a year of negotiations, Mr. Wyatt and Greg Poole of Jigsaw School Finance have received a guarantee of $200,000 from ETC to help finance over 50% of the City of Rankin’s Water Main Improvement Project. They are working to secure the remaining funds through future 313 agreements. We are thankful to live in a community where our school, city, and county can work together on funding projects that benefit us all. We are Red Devils!!
DEVILS SET OFF SMOKE BOMBS! Scientific method is taught using smoke bombs in Mrs. Kimbrough’s science class. “It's an inquiry lab that requires students to write their own hypothesis and then test it. The following week they revise their hypothesis based on class data and then test again. By trial 3 the smoke bombs are pretty awesome” – Mrs. Kimbrough Leaning is fun at Rankin High School. WE ARE RED DEVILS!!!
Go out and support the Red Devils! 1st District game of the season!!! Can't make the game listen on-line - http://mixlr.com/reddevilradio/ WE ARE RED DEVILS!!!
Open House Tonight - 10/21!!! Please join us for an open house to learn about more our schools, meet our faculty, see our class rooms, and discuss your student's education! Elementary - 5:30 pm - 6:30 pm High School - 6 pm - 7 pm WE ARE RED DEVILS!!!
GO OUT AND SUPPORT THE RED DEVIL MARCHING BAND!!! BRING HOME A DIVISION 1!!! On the eve of the big competition day take a moment to read how Red Devils refuse to let the music die. https://www.oaoa.com/news/article_6e7d0754-90a8-5538-a492-ddec4eeb0949.html We are so proud of Ms. Bobbie and the Red Devil Band Members! WE ARE RED DEVILS
Go out and support the Red Devils!!! Come on out and make some noise!!! Can't make the game listen on-line - http://mixlr.com/reddevilradio/ WE ARE RED DEVILS!!!
Schedule change for cross country tomorrow. Varsity boys first at 2:30 followed by JV boys, varsity girls, JV girls, JH boys, JH girls. Sorry for the late change. Coaches were just inform of the time change.
Early Release Day! Rankin ISD will release students at 2 pm, Thursday, October 31st. Buses will run at this time Rankin ISD campuses and office will close at 2 pm. If you have any questions, please contact your student’s campus principal.
Rankin High School Administration and Staff made breakfast burritos for Mrs. Castillo and Mrs. Martinez to celebrate Nation Custodial Worker’s Recognition Day! Both of them come in every day with a smile and are willing to do whatever is needed to make the school sparkle on a daily basis. They greet and smile at everyone! We thank both of them for their hard work and team-minded attitude. WE ARE RED DEVILS!!!
Go out and support the Red Devils!!! Please note that the pep rally is at 3 pm! Come on out and make some noise!!! Can't make the game listen on-line - http://mixlr.com/reddevilradio/ WE ARE RED DEVILS!!!
It's time for RED DEVIL FOOTBALL!!! Go out and support the JV Red Devils and Red Devils!!! Send Off Rally on Friday! Can't make the game - listen live on Red Devil Radio! http://mixlr.com/reddevilradio/
It's time for RED DEVIL FOOTBALL!!! Go out and support the boys and make some noise!!! Pep Rally on Friday! Can't make the game - listen live on Red Devil Radio http://mixlr.com/reddevilradio/