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" art for art ' s sake. " victor cousin (1792 — 1867) Mr. Klatt and Mr. White help gifted students Bruce Amidon and Sheryl Brolander with their projects. Rocky ' s art department selects ten or twelve students each year to participate in a gifted art program. To be selected, students must take special tests and receive teacher recommen¬ dations. Those chosen participate in off-cam- pus instruction with architects, designers and artists, students, in order to continue in this gifted program, must respond in a sensitive and rigorous manner reflected by high-quality productions. Linda Campbell, English. Jack Carroll. Physical Ed. Dean Christensen, Reading Center. Ben Clark, Athletic Bus Mgr., Bus. Ed. Ralph Clark, Biology. Eleanor Conrad, English, WATCHTOWER Nellie Davie, Math. Phillip Dennis, History, Economics. 140 Academics
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excitement in english Gifted students face boredom that leads to frustration when they find them¬ selves in academically mixed classes. For their own sake, as well as for society’s sake, these students need special stimulus forcing them to fulfill their potential. RIHS provides an excellent three-year program, taught sophomore year by Ruth Jones (bottom right), junior year by Ruth Brauch (top right), and senior year by Marie Gillette (below). Students completing the program, as well as their col¬ leges, firmly attest to the value in English through this Advanced Placement program. Ronald Ballard. Biology Arthur Banfield. Voc.. Auto Body John Bevill. C.W.T. Coordinator Rose Ann Bjorkman. Junior. Senior Chefs. Food Service Coordin¬ ator. David Bloom. Special Ed. - P.H. Duane Bonsall. Physical Ed. Marijane Bowman. German Ruth Brauch. English Academics 139
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singing at the rock Rocky’s Chorus students “Give it all they’ve got.’ Denise Leigh sings out for Rocky’s chorus. Rocky’s chorus classes are once again singing in full voice under the skillful direction of Mr. Maurus. As this veteran of RIHS, returning after twenty- one years, put it. “When you’re singing, you’re not mad at anyone.” Mr. Maurus hopes to involve incoming sophomores in this ‘‘singing, swinging school” by having high school ensembles per¬ form at the junior high level. Don DeTaeye. Driver Ed. Don DeVinney. D.E. Coordinator. Theodore Dickerson. Amer History. Katherine Ehlers. English. Rogene Faigen. Speech Therapist. Frank Fessler. English. Psychology. Billie Sue Fields. English. Fred Friedrichsen. Physical Ed Academics 141
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