"A Tribute to the Five Heart Beats April 24-26, 2015
The Rich East Drama Group will present "A Tribute to the Five Heart Beats" at 7 p.m. on April 24th & 25th.  There will be a matinee on Sunday April 26 at 3 p.m. 

Parent Portal Live
Make plans to attend Parent Portal Live, a unique parent meeting with breakout sessions facilitated by parents, District 227 administrators, and students covering relevant topics focused on student achievement.  
Blood Drive - Monday March 30th
The Student Council of Rich East will be hosting the Spring blood drive, on Monday, March 30th, from 7:30 a.m.-3:00 p.m., in the small gym.  
PARCC Testing April 27-30, 2015
Rich Township District 227 students will be taking the PARCC Testing April 27-30. Illinois schools will administer new assessmentscreated through the Partnership for Assessment of Readiness for College and Careers (PARCC) in spring 2015. These assessments are fully aligned to the K-12 Illinois Learning Standards in English language arts and mathematics and emphasize academic rigor, critical thinking, problem solving and college and career readiness for all students.  
Prom May 2, 2015
The Rich East Prom will be held on May 2, 2015 at Di Nolfo's Banquets - Mokena Banquet Hall. 
Graduation is May 17, 2015
Graduation for Rich East is May 17, 2015 at the Tinley Park Convention Center. 
Metal Working Class Tours Kay Manufacturing March 20th
Rich East metal working students are learning how to program using simulators.  Students will tour Kay Manufacturing in Calumet City on Friday, March 20, 2015.
Sarah Abbott earns Chick Evans Caddy Scholarship
Sarah Abbott, a senior at Rich East High School in Park Forest, has earned the prestigious Chick Evans Caddy Scholarship award, and will attend Purdue University in the fall. She is enrolled as Management undecided and plans to concentrate in Information Systems. 
Quinton Moore 3 Point Shoot Out Champion
To commemorate the one-year anniversary of his IHSA Class 3A state shootout championship, Rich East has honored the 18-year-old Moore with a special banner hanging from the east wall at Gregory Sloan Gymnasium at Rich East. It reads, Quinton Moore, 2013-2014 IHSA Class 3A 3-point  State Champion. 
Rich East Pre-School Available March 17th through May 8th
The Rich East Preschool program will run Tuesdays through Thursday, March 17 through May 8, 2015 from 12 p.m. to 2:40 p.m.. Contact Ms. Keenon at 708-679-6100 for more details..
Rich East Honors Tonishea Mack
Recently, Rich East Head Girl's Basketball Coach Jonnie Bass and the Rich East Athletic Program honored alumnus Tonishea Mack by retiring her number.  
Kevin Radcliff Finishes 6th
After a long weekend of wrestling, Kevin Radcliff earned a sixth place finish.

Southtown Star Highlights Rich East Basketball Player Calvin Harrington
Pat Disbabto of the Southtown Star highlights Rich East Basketball Player Calvin Harrington, celebrating his success and work ethic. To view the article, click here.  Photo credit: Allen Cunningham/For Sun-Times Media 
Rich East Honor Roll Student Brianna Gipson Receives D.A.R. Good Citizen Award
Brianna Gipson is a 4-year career Gold Honor Roll student at Rich East with a 4.4 grade point average, and is a recipient of the D.A.R. Good Citizen Award.  
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Fri Apr 3 2015
Spring Break - April 6 to April 10, 2015 No School
Mon Apr 6 2015
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Mon Apr 13 2015
GSA National Day of Silence
Fri Apr 17 2015
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