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The Student News Site of Rock Hill High School

Hill Top Times

The Student News Site of Rock Hill High School

Hill Top Times

A graphic provided by the Rock Hill Prom Instagram page apprises the prom theme of Casino Royale and other information. Its something you can share with your friends, future years, anniversaries, eventual spouse, and kids about that occasion, said Assistant Principal Mr. Terry Mouton. So this is a special, celebratory moment. This years prom is the second one hosted by the school and is the same night as Prosper High Schools prom.

Rock Hill High School to host second annual prom, themed Casino Royale

Dana Garcia, Staff
May 7, 2022

After ticket sales reached capacity for Rock Hill High School prom, controversy spread that Prosper High School students purchased several tickets limiting the number of Rock Hill students allowed to attend.  Within...

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TxDOT is currently in the process of creating the new proposed bypass for US 380 with  construction beginning in a couple of years. Each projects purpose is to address the growing population in the Collin County area and make US 380 a free flowing highway for the safety of the current and future traffic, Public Information Officer Madison Schein said. Featured is a graphic by Riley Gillum of US 380 showing the proposed alignments of US 380.

TxDOT proposes new routes to US 380 bypass

Jacob Turner, Staff
April 27, 2022

On Thursday, March 22, members of the Texas Department of Transportation (TxDOT) and the community met virtually for the upcoming construction of US 380 in Collin County. The meeting indicated that those...

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Students sit in the Rock Hill High School cafeteria during lunch. Aramark designs and creates all of the food options available, except for Pizza Hut and Sonic at Rock Hill and Pizza Hut and Burger King at Prosper HS, Deputy Superintendent of Prosper ISD, Dr.Greg Bradley said. These fast food chains sought the opportunity to be included in our high school offerings.

One bite at a time

Dana Garcia, Staff Reporter
April 11, 2022

Small businesses in the Prosper Independent School District contribute financially to the district, but only large corporations represent the food choices in the cafeteria. Likewise, when PISD is looking...

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On-campus social studies teacher Mr. Fredrick Nickens runs for the Democratic county chair for Collin County. Featured is a graphic created by Riley Gillum combined with Nickenss campaign poster, which is inspired by his campaign of being a new voice for the community. Local elections and voting are the foundation of our democracy and are often overlooked, Ms. Bruns, a neighboring social studies teacher, said.

Campus social studies teacher runs for public office

Shreya Srivathsan
February 17, 2022

Driving along any of the major roads in the area this past month, onlookers see a diverse assortment of signs with different campaign slogans and "running for democratic/republican office." These signs...

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Co-Founder and Executive Director of AAHSFF, Tom Oliva, speaks to high school film students from the Prosper High School auditorium stage. I fight for student filmmakers. You guys are the future of film, Oliva said. The Roadshow means to encourage young students to tap into their creativity.

Opportunities for student filmmakers: AAHSFF

Jade Kratochvil
February 4, 2022

On Friday, Jan. 21, aspiring filmmakers and broadcasters from both Rock Hill and PHS had the opportunity to meet and learn from Tom Oliva-- an expert in the field. Oliva is the Co-Founder and Executive...

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Blood vials sit in a rack in the middle of the room. The red-capped vials were used more frequently, as they have no additive. However, the purple vials contain anticoagulants used for people prone to blood clots. Carter BloodCare is the one that draws the blood. They bring in their lobotomist and their medical screener, and they handle that aspect of [the blood drive,] Health Science teacher Lori Lewis said. With all of HOSAs help, the event ran smoothly.

One prick saves lives

Jade Kratochvil, Staff
January 24, 2022

Last semester, Rock Hill High School's Health Occupations Students of America partnered with Carter BloodCare to organize a blood drive in the LGI. This semester, on Feb. 23, HOSA invites students and...

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In a graphic created by Stamen Design and published on Prosper ISDs website, showcases the district zone lines for Rock Hill High School and Prosper High school respectfully. “We’re in a unique spot here at Rock Hill,” social studies teacher Frederick Nickens said, “our address is Frisco, we’re a Prosper school, and most of our kids live in McKinney.” Several students at RHHS spoke of concern regarding the term redistricting, and its relationship to the rezoning being done in Frisco ISD.

News- Rezoning Vs. Redistricting

Gianna Ortner-Findlay, Editor-In-Chief
November 26, 2021

Populations in Prosper and the surrounding counties continue to fluctuate as more people move to Texas. Because of this, the local and federal government undergoes a process called redistricting, and this...

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A flyer made by NAHS advisor Gina Mock illustrates information on the upcoming arts and crafts fair. Local artists and vendors who specialize in crafts can come together to sell their products and grow their business, junior and NAHS vice president Sami Medudula said. Vendor applications for a booth at the fair will be accepted until Dec. 1.

National Art Honor Society host a plethora of fairs

Ananya Nandyala, Staff
November 15, 2021

With the holiday season approaching, the National Art Honor Society is providing people with the opportunity to purchase last-minute handmade gifts. Rock Hill High School's National Art Honor Society...

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An actors script for Matilda Jr. sits on a table during one of the plays rehearsals. Dana Garcia, an audience member, spoke to her experience of watching Matilda Jr.  The play was great; the script was well written, and the actors were astonishing, Garcia said.

Rock Hill Theatre presents Matilda Jr., The Musical

Jacob Turner, Staff
November 5, 2021

While last school year brought restrictions to Rock Hill, it especially brought challenges to the theater department at RHHS. But, like every new school year, it created a new platform for the theater...

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Photographer Dana Garcia captures a few of theatre director Sariea Haneys Funko Pops perched on a shelf in her office. [Disney is] magic and it lets everyone feel like a kid again. Haney said. The theatre director loves to collect different types of Funko Pop characters, especially Disney. The shelves have different themes of Funko Pops, and this one houses a few of the Disney Princesses.

Disney stores closing in North America

Dana Garcia, Reporter
October 20, 2021

People from all over North America experience the love and magic of Disney at least once in their lifetime. Here is some big news for Disney fans, while Disney is closing out of theme park merchandise...

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On Sunday, Oct. 17th, Rock Hill had their annual sign painting event in order to prepare for their upcoming Homecoming week. Students and family were invited to decorate the school and create posters for clubs/sports they’re involved in.

Rock Hill Round-Up: October 18-23

October 18, 2021

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