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Weekly Message from Principal Freeman

Principal’s Weekly Message 11.28.2021

Good evening R.J. Reynolds families. This is Principal Freeman with your weekly update.

I hope you all have had a restful and relaxing week and you were able to show and receive gratitude from all in your circle!!

In the spirit of the season, I want to welcome you to our annual week of giving. This week you’ll be receiving calls from faculty and families alike describing how donations to the Legacy campaign impact the Reynolds family and community. Tuesday, November 30th is National Giving Tuesday. This is a day that we are encouraged to give to a charitable organization. I take this time to ask members of the RJR family to give back to the school. PTSA Site / Legacy Campaign 2021-22 (

Reminder for students/families, if you have not already done so, please be sure to have your North Carolina Health Assessments and required immunizations on file with us no later than November 30, 2021. This documentation is required by the state of North Carolina and students who are out of compliance on December 1, 2021, will be excluded from school until such time as they are in compliance.

Student Services
Student Services has produced the latest scholarship newsletter. Student Services (Guidance) / Scholarship Newsletters (

Advance Registration Required All attendees must pre-register using the link below by December 1, 2021: 

The WS Foundation application will open January 1st and every year the organization provides thousands of dollars of scholarship money to RJR students!

Please continue to let your counselor know if you need anything to support you in the process!

Athletics for the Week:
For our athletic schedules, events, and calendars, please visit Twitter @RJRAthletics.

Attendance in school and participation in class are integral parts of academic achievement. Please help us by making sure your student is in school every day!!

Key Dates to Remember:
Monday, November 29
• Biology Check In 3

Tuesday, November 30
• Biology Check In 3
• Work Keys Assessment
• Magnet Showcase

Thursday, December 02
• Orchestra Concert

Stay Home When Sick

Thank you for your time this evening and we look forward to seeing you all bright and early tomorrow morning at R.J. Reynolds where we are ALL IN and making our school the place where everyone wants to be!!