Ruston High School


Welcome to Ruston High School where our goal is to maximize every student’s learning experience. With a current enrollment of approximately 1,320 students, academic opportunities for our Bearcats include three levels of most core classes, over sixty hours of dual enrollment credit, multiple CLEP tests, and numerous Advanced Placement courses. We also offer a variety of electives, including new course offerings in the fields of engineering, health occupations, and radio broadcasting. Our numerous extracurricular activities ranging from clubs to athletics allow our students to excel beyond the classroom. Boasting a four-year graduation rate that exceeds 90 percent, Ruston High also earned a School Performance Score of 100.3, earning us the distinction of being rated as an A school by the Louisiana Department of Education. Established in 1921, Ruston High School continues to prepare our Bearcats for the 21 st century linking the traditions of the past with the challenges of the future while pursuing rigor, relevance, and relationships.





    Pre-order your RHS Sweatshirt for only $20.00. Forms are available in the office.
    First order will be placed September 2, 2016, so get your order... read more

  • PreOrder 16-17 Yearbooks

    $50.00 without personalization until September 2, 2016
    Early Bird Pre-Order Pricing --- Special Offer - Have your book personalized and... read more

  • Class of 1976 Reunion

    October 21-22. Send address and any other contact information to More details to follow.

  • Word of the Week

    Contrast - Find differences between two or more things.

  • Advisory Schedule Week of 8/22-26/16

    Monday - Bearcat Mentor / Drop everything and read
    Tuesday - Clubs
    Wednesday - Drop everything and read
    Thursday - Clubs
    Friday... read more

  • FR/JV Jamboree

    Thursday, 8/25 - RHS @ West Ouachita

  • Jeans Day

    Friday, 8/26 - sponsored by Math Department

  • Varsity Jamboree

    Saturday, 8/27 - RHS @ ULM, 5:00

  • 2015-2016 Yearbooks

    2015-2016 Yearbooks ARE IN and available for pick-up Mrs. Garrison's room 315.


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