I was in 8th grade in … gosh probably 1985? It was I think the one out of TWO years they experimented with moving the 8th graders into the high school.
So, I didn’t get an 8th grade graduation and became “pre-frosh”.
That’s also why I moved onto a different school for 9-12, although it’s more from having read Summerhill and a few John Holt books in the RP public library than anything and getting ideas about my own education.
STILL though, I’m an alum. I was in band. Pictures to prove. I would’ve been 1990 and I grew up with much of the class of 1990, I put that down.
Yearbook Photos Wanted Thread: I was in RPHS in 8th grade in 1985 but not after. I didn’t get a yearbook and would love if someone could find and post the page with my face on it. I figure I can’t be the ONLY person who lost or never got a yearbook and with this growing community of Alum, I think this can be a fantastic resource for putting forth some hidden gems… and odd requests like mine. And… after all, Facebook *was* first supposed to be a universal school directory. (“book of faces”) so it’s in line in that way too