• Important Dates -->
  • Dec 6-10 -- Winter Spirit Week
  • Dec 7 -- Band Concert
  • Dec 9 -- Choir Concert
  • Dec 10 -- Frost Fest, School Store Shopping Night
  • Dec 20-31 -- Winter Break
  • Jan 3 -- Classes Resume
The Student News Site of Rock Ridge High School

THE BLAZE

The Student News Site of Rock Ridge High School

THE BLAZE

The Student News Site of Rock Ridge High School

THE BLAZE

On Oct. 19, the Phoenix celebrated after scoring a hardfought point during a close game against Light Ridge.
Sports
Rock Ridge Volleyball Wins in Dominant Fashion on Senior Night

On Oct. 19,  the Phoenix volleyball team defeated the Lightridge Lightning in five sets. After being down two sets to none, the Phoenix...

Poised for the perfect strike, sophomore Grace Tucker aims to score. Tucker was a team star in the first set, scoring multiple set winning strikes. “I’m really glad we won the game because it was our Dig Pink game and we all came together as a team and played well,” Tucker said.
Fall Sports
Phoenix Show Out For Pink Out

Meeting in the main gym of Rock Ridge, the Park View Patriots and the Phoenix meet to clash during their Dig Pink match, in support of breast...

The Phoenix and Captains ready themselves for the next play after stoppage from the referee. “I got my first touchdown on friday and it was pretty nice; it was the first one of the season, you know, and Im still looking to get more,” junior Da’sean Mack said.
Fall Sports
Loudoun County Captains Capture Phoenix Pink Out Game 45-6

On Oct. 15, the Phoenix played the Captains at their pink-out football game for breast cancer awareness and lost 45-6. After the introduction...

Although the School Board originally thought that the future school enrollment levels would follow the projected FY22 model, after a reevaluation, the future school enrollment scenario will most likely follow the FY23 model. Future meetings to adopt the capital improvement program (CIP) are listed as well.
News
School Board Continues to Face Backlash From Recent Events

As the School Board meeting commenced at 4pm on Nov 9, the board reviewed the rates and statistics of Loudoun County Public School student...

“Omigod You Guys” Rock Ridge Performing Arts Presents Legally Blonde
“Omigod You Guys” Rock Ridge Performing Arts Presents Legally Blonde
Prajna Chakravarty, Lilly Khalkho, and Kaley Chinoy January 15, 2020

“Legally Blonde,” the latest Rock Ridge Performing Arts production, hit the stage on  Dec. 5, 6, and 7. The winter play was put on by...

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Students crowd the hallways, swarming towards the concession stand for their weekly treat of a Chick-fil-A sandwich.
I survived Chick-fil-A Friday
Dominika Butler, A&E Copy Editor

I hate Chick-fil-A Fridays. It’s not the restaurant that I hate. It’s not the sandwich that I hate. It’s the swarm that I hate. Picture...

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