RCS Extravaganza slated for Nov. 7

Roxboro Community School will be holding its 10th annual Holiday Extravaganza on Saturday, Nov. 7.  There will be a lunch of barbeque, slaw, baked beans, and a Golden Corral roll.  More...

Bulldogs become DYW candidates

Roxboro Community School (RCS) is proud to have 11 of its seniors competing in the Distinguished Young Women (DYW) of Roxboro scholarship program this year.  The program will be held at the Kirby Theater in Uptown Roxboro today, Saturday, Sept. More...

RCS student enjoys wakeboarding

Kate Crews, a Roxboro Community School sophomore, recently continued on her four-year wakeboarding experience.  She started learning at Camp Willow Run, on Lake Gaston, when she was 11.  She hadn’t given the sport much thought before, More...

Sailing

RCS senior Laney Jones stands at the wheel of the sailboat that she and fellow shipmates sailed to over 20 islands this summer.   More...

Man On The Street

Work has begun on the RCS gym, multipurpose area project. We asked Bulldogs the question, “How do you feel about construction beginning on the Raise the Roof project?”  Taylor Murray, eighth-grade   More...

Bulldog Day today

Roxboro Community School (RCS) will host Bulldog Day today at RCS, from 9 a.m. until 2 p.m.  This annual event supports the RCS athletic program. It brings in money that helps pay for officials, the costs of the field and game supplies.  More...

RCS to host Bulldog Day

Roxboro Community School (RCS) will host Bulldog Day on Saturday, Sept. 12.  Bulldog Day supports the RCS athletic program. More...

‘My vacation to Italy was fantastic’

This summer, I embarked on an incredible journey to Italy. During my two-week vacation, I stayed in Venice, Florence and Rome. More...

Bulldogs take Rockets in season opener

The Roxboro Community School varsity volleyball team beat Person High School in the opening game of the season on Monday, Aug. 17. Shown here are Bulldogs Mackenzi Thornburg and Camryn Black celebrating.   More...

Expanded courses offer advantages for RCS students

In years past, Roxboro Community School (RCS) has offered a few online courses to students who were interested.  Said students would have to take these courses in the library during a school period or at home on their own time. More...

RCS mans booth at Personality today

Today, Aug. 29, Roxboro Community School (RCS) will have a booth at Personality in Uptown Roxboro on Court Street. More...

RCS senior communications staff

Roxboro Community School journalism and communications seniors reflect on their high school years in today’s Bullhorn. The entire senior staff is pictured here. More...

Journalism, not just a class, but a family

I actually didn’t even want to take journalism. I had taken band in middle school and freshman year of high school, but really wanted a change. I wasn’t sure which elective was right for me though. More...

Journalism will always be a part of me

So here it is. The moment I’ve been dreading since the beginning of senior year – my goodbye to high school journalism. More...

I wouldn’t change a thing

I am who I am because of the experiences and opportunities granted to me through Roxboro Community School.  Unlike the majority of the seniors graduating this year, I’ve only been a member of this family for three years, having moved from More...

Last Bullhorn comes too soon

Words cannot describe the feelings that consume me as I write my last Bullhorn. For three years, I’ve been submersed in the journalistic world of reporting, writing, communicating, and broadcasting. More...

Explaining the magic of 'The Wonderful World of Disney'

The happiest place on earth. More...

FBLA makes good showing

During the recent Future Business Leaders of America state conference, Dustin Humphries placed in the top 10 in the state for Personal Finance- Middle Level. He earned a proficiency certificate in Personal Finance and Social Media as well. More...

RCS Bands perform well in Williamsburg

The RCS Band and Color Guard received awards for their performances in Williamsburg on Friday, April 17 and Saturday, April 18. The performances earned the group first place in Jazz and Parade and second place in Concert Band in their divisions. More...

Dance for Change help Masonic Home for Children

The Roxboro Community School dance classes are teaching children at the Masonic Home for Children (MHC) to dance. Each year, the classes hold a Dance for Change performance at the Kirby to raise money for a special project. More...

Bulldog softball going strong

The Roxboro Community School (RCS) middle school softball team is continuing its winning streak with a record of 5-1.  Captains Kailey Mangum and Karsin Lee lead the team of 13.  The team began the season with a loss to Vance Charter. More...

RCS students design Union Bank mascot

Roxboro Community School (RCS) art students Lauren Beam and Justin Oakley designed a mascot for Union Bank and were awarded $1,000 each.  More...

Easter Fun

Pictured above, Roxboro Community School (RCS) Beta Club members Hannah Lunsford and Jordan Puryear take advantage of a “selfie stick” during the Easter Egg Hunt at Earl Bradsher Preschoo More...

RCS Biotech II class takes on Biogen Idec

On Friday, March 27, the Roxboro Community School (RCS) biotechnology II class visited Biogen Idec in Research Triangle Park.  More...

RCS Envirothon teams take top spots

On Tuesday, March 24, two teams from Roxboro Community School went to the Area 3 North Carolina Piedmont Envirothon at Elon University.  Envirothon is a competition, for both middle and high school students that tests students’ knowledge o More...

Most want to attend, however prom can be expensive

Prom is a major event throughout high school history.  The Bullhorn staff decided to ask students their opinion on the event, its expenses, and reasons to go or not to go.  The main question is, of course, “Are you going to prom?&rdqu More...

Global warming - fact or fiction?

The last two decades of the 20th Century have been the hottest in the last 400 years.  Emissions such as carbon dioxide, nitrous oxide and greenhouse gasses are skyrocketing.  Sea levels have risen about seven inches in the last 100 years, More...

First ever RCS student accepted to Governor’s School

Roxboro Community School (RCS) junior Alycia Parker made history this week by being the first RCS student to be accepted into The Governor’s School of North Carolina.  More...

Educate girls and change the world

'Girl Rising' fundraiser to be held at Kirby Theatre

On Friday, April 10, I will be hosting a showing of a documentary called Girl Rising at the Kirby Theatre at 7:30 p.m. Admission is $5, and all of the proceeds benefit Girl Rising.  More...

RCS Beta Club gives back

On Friday, March 20, the Roxboro Community School (RCS) Beta Club sponsored Freedom Friday for its monthly service project.  From 7 to 8 a.m., Tricia’s Espresso gave a portion of the proceeds made within the hour to Beta Club, which then d More...

RCS making history in sand

Sand volleyball has been added to the list of sports at Roxboro Community School (RCS) for the first time in history.  What was once simply a thought has become a reality and has given nine girls the opportunity to broaden their love and interes More...

Elana Ingram named to East All-Region Team

Roxboro Community School (RCS) freshman Elana Ingram was recently named to the 1-A East All-Region Team for the 2015-2016 year.  A student being chosen for an All-Region team means that he/she is the best player in a particular position for a sp More...

RCS girls’ basketball team makes school history

Roxboro Community School’s (RCS) very own Bulldogs made history this year by advancing to the regional semi-finals in Fayetteville.  On March 5, RCS lost by two points to Riverside High School in Williamston after leading by 10 points for More...

AP Academy strives for success

Roxboro Community School (RCS) is known for its successful college preparatory program, which provides students with the necessary opportunities to excel beyond the school environment. More...

MAN ON THE STREET

The journalism staff asked people in the hallways of Roxboro Community School what they thought of Daylight Savings Time and “springing forward.”   Pete Tuck, athletic director  “Hold on. More...

Winstead awarded Eagle Scout

Roxboro Community School (RCS) junior Collin Winstead obtained Eagle Scout ranking in his Boy Scout Troop 239 of Concord United Methodist Church.  Winstead has been an active Boy Scout member since he was 12 years old.  To obtain the level More...

College acceptance does not define student

The college application/acceptance process — this chain of events is the one universally accepted form of success for students nationwide.  Colleges of all faiths, shapes and sizes fight over the best and brightest students each class has More...

Education — not always a right, but a privilege

It is strange really, to think about where everyone will be in the next year — universities small and large, adventuring around the world, or even getting a job for crying out loud — all possibilities of where my fellow classmates and I w More...

Bulldogs commit to play ball

Two Roxboro Community School (RCS) seniors have committed to play sports at the collegiate level.  Charity Gentry has committed to play softball for Averett University. More...

RCS gets into the ‘spirit’

This week, Feb. 9-13, was Spirit Week at RCS. For a $1 donation, which will go toward prom expenses, students dressed up each day for ‘Merica Monday, Tired Tuesday, Bulldog Pride Wednesday, Throwback Thursday and Favorite Character Friday. More...

Parent volunteers keep RCS running

Roxboro Community School (RCS) has relied on volunteers since its inception in 2006, and would not be operating without their generosity.  Parents, grandparents and others – some with no family ties to the school – have saved the sch More...

National School Choice Week

From its previous cotton mill status, it is quite obvious Roxboro Community School (RCS) is unlike any other charter school. More...

Students cautioned about tobacco, healthy eating

LeighAnn Creson, health educator with the Person County Health Department, visited eighth-grade Academic Success classes at RCS on Thursday, Jan. 29. More...

Eighth-grade student ‘moved by experience’ of helping others

The Roxboro Community School (RCS) eighth-grade class recently completed a community service project for Duke Children’s Hospital by making donations of toys, gift cards, and hand-made greeting cards. More...

Variety Show coming up soon

The annual RCS Variety Show will be Friday and Saturday, Feb. 6 and 7. Both shows will be at 7 p.m. and tickets are available for $5 each. The profit will go toward paying off instruments that the music department needs to pay off. More...

MAN ON THE STREET

By Madison Fuller and Sara Coates  We asked, considering this week is School Choice Week and we are celebrating our freedom to choose where we attend school,   More...

FROM THE EAST COAST TO EUROPE

RCS student relates experiences, surprises, discoveries while visiting Italy, Greece

Over the winter break, my grandparents invited me to go to Italy with them to see my aunt, their daughter. More...

Daniel Mayo wins RCS Spelling Bee

The 2015 Roxboro Community School Spelling Bee, which lasted for 46 rounds, ended in a crossfire of words between runner up Carter Hall and winner Daniel Mayo. The winning word was Madagascar. More...

Shoes you can lose, that others can use

Roxboro Community School (RCS) junior Maria Carver is now collecting shoes to send to kids and adults in Africa who cannot afford them on their own.  The nicer shoes are going to be sold and the money will be used to dig wells in parts of Africa More...

Middle school considering book club

Roxboro Community School (RCS) seventh-grade Academic Success teacher Anita Swanik and eighth-grade student Dustin Humphries hope to start a book club for middle schoolers.  On Tuesday, Jan. More...