Duck Derby Starts This Week! Water Shortage for Dances   #GreatThingsAreHappeningAtRio
Back to School Night Wed., 9/12 @ 6pm
First PTSA meeting Wed., Sept. 19 @ 7pm in Rio Library
Quick Quack Carwash, Niello Company,
John Foderaro/Guild Mortgage, Kyber Construction, Carmichael Roofing, Caltronics, Wayside Lumber,
Sutter Builders, London & Gonzalez Advocacy, 

Jason Borg Attorney at Law, Screaming Squeegee, and Crazy for Yogurt

2018 Rio Duck Derby Begins Friday 9/7!


  • Rio Duck Derby sales starts Friday, Sept. 7 and ends Thursday, Sept. 27 at 3pm
  • Through student sales and online donations sell 3,000 raffle rubber ducks for $10.
  • Order forms will be handed out in 5th period on Friday, Sept. 7(also available in Attendance office, Daily Duck Table and
  • No ducks will change hands. Raffle #’s will be assigned to duck purchase.
To see your raffle number go to
  • All forms and money will be turned into Attendance office or at Daily Duck Table.
  • Starting 9/7 ducks can be adopted online through the Rio Americano website: and
  • Rio Duck Derby raffle will take place Friday, September 28 at lunch at the Rio pool.
  • Class that sells the most ducks wins $1,000, their Duck Dunker jumping into pool to retrieve winning ducks and Title Belt.
  • Winning class has their Duck Dunker choose winning ducks.
    • Freshmen: Principal Ginter
    • Sophomores: Jennifer Smiley, PE Teacher
    • Juniors: Carley Nava, Health Teacher
    • Seniors: Sammie Stroughter, Football Coach/Campus Monitor
  • Two ducks will win $500
  • 25 ducks will win $100
  • Students who sold winning ducks will receive a Duck Derby T-shirt.
  • Winners will be notified via email and posted on
  • The Duck Derby Celebration will be Friday, September 28 with an hour-long lunch with DJ music by Rio senior Jesse, BBQ hamburger and hot dog meals, and desserts for sale.
  • Top 20 sellers will get their food for free at the Duck Derby Celebration, Duck Derby T-shirt, and gift card.
  • Three winners of Starbucks, iTunes, Chipotle, Crazy for Yogurt, and other gift cards plus Duck Derby T-shirts will be chosen in a weekly raffle from people who have turned in order forms and money plus Top 3 sellers.
  • Any questions please contact Kelli Wheeler at

Class of 2019 Senior Family Picnic and Barbecue! 

Senior Family Picnic and BBQ is this Sunday, September 9th. Get your tickets online . Last day to purchase tickets is tomorrow Thursday September, 6h.Well see you there and don’t forget your to pack your picnic blankets .Cheers to the class of 2019!!!

There are 2 dances in the next two weeks
(Back to School Dance, Friday 9/7 and Homecoming 9/22)
and mini waters (8oz) are still desperately needed for the over 1500 students expected at these events! Our dancers get HOT and this is their main source of water.

Costco and Smart & Final have great values and Safeway delivers.

Your help is appreciated by Student Govt and your thirsty dancers! Please drop waters off to room C10 at any time.

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