FFA is the premier youth organization preparing members for leadership and careers in the science, business and technology of agriculture. Many RMCHS' students participate in showing animals at the Fresno Fair, and compete in various FFA competitions across the state.
The mission of the The California Scholarship Federation (CSF) is to recognize and encourage academic achievement and community service among high school students in California. RMCHS has many students that earn cords, medals, and stoles for graduation. Membership in CSF can be beneficial for a student when they are applying for college scholarships.
Student learn and play chess during lunch. Two schoolwide chess tournaments are scheduled each year. The winners are proudly displayed on a perpetual plaque. Chess is an incredibly beneficial pastime, because playing chess results in better brain function, improved memory and cognitive abilities, strategic thinking and attention improvement.
Battle of the Books is a reading incentive program. Students read books and come together and compete against other schools. As a group, students demonstrate their knowledge of the books they have read.
Members learn how to lead and stand for what’s right through service and volunteerism. In partnership with their local agencies, college, and school district, high school students are making a positive impact as they serve others in their communities.
High School Student Members of the Civics Club perform acts of service in their communities, such as cleaning up parks, collecting clothing and organizing food drives. They also learn leadership skills by running meetings, planning projects and working with other clubs and organizations.
Members have the opportunity for meaningful STEM learning and for students to engage in science, technology, engineering and math in multiple ways and in a supportive and fun environment. To build their knowledge and application (i.e., behavior change) of STEM content and processes.
High School Student Members gain knowledge and skills that will enhance their interest and give insight into professions requiring degrees in engineering, and other mathematics and science-based fields. Hands-on projects, activities, and games allow for students to learn about STEM through different means while getting the opportunity to work individually and in a group/team setting.