The Rider Chronicle

When the Lights Go Down

When the Lights Go Down

April 6, 2018

The time of year when girls go on shopping sprees and boys do whatever it takes for a special someone to say yes to the perfect prom proposal has arrived. On Saturday, April 7, from 8:00 pm to 11:00 pm, prom will be taking place at the Field House. Head of the prom committee, teacher Marina King ha...

Fighting For Her Life

Despite her illness, Shelby Walter was still able to attend her junior prom.

Jaidyn Lehman, Reporter

May 23, 2016

“I’m sorry to tell you this, but you have stage one cancer.” That statement shifted junior Shelby Walter’s life forever. At 16 years old, Walter was diagnosed with Embryonal Rhabdomyosarcoma at the beginning of March. Embryonal Rhabdomyosarcoma is a rare uterine cancer with an average of...

Becoming the ‘Belle of the Ball’

Junior Karla Gonzalez dances with her best friend Karla Alvarado in the middle of the dance floor at prom

Miranda Darne, Reporter

May 12, 2015

Serena Ramirez sees her months of planning become a reality. Racks and racks of dresses are lined up. Girls are walking in with hope and out with their dresses in hand and smiles on their faces. Ramirez made these girls’ dreams come true. Because there was a need for this program in the...

Prom Enchants

Juniors Karla Gonzalez and Karla Alvarodo

Tamarion Davis, Photographer

April 29, 2015

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