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.
Congratulations to the 2016-2017 Homecoming Court
Homecoming Queen: Alex Bennett
Maid of Honor: Cienna Washington
Senior Maids: Rose Bowman, Labria Curry, Taylor Mays, Madalynn Plunkett ... read more
Saturday, 10/1 - Cross Country @ Chili Pepper, AR
Saturday, 10/1 - RHS @ Sulphur
Louisiana Department of Children and Family Services
Louisiana Department of Children and Family Services: http://www.dcfs.la.gov/; phone (225.925.6500).
Report Child Abuse: Call 1-855-4LA-KIDS (1-855-452-5437)... read more
January 27, 2017 - Senior Ads Due
February 15, 2017 - Senior Cap and Gown (cap on); Senior Outdoor and Senior Stats are due
SENIOR CAP AND GOWN AND OUTDOOR PICTURES
November 15 and 16 - Portraits Plus (Tim Garlington) will be at Ruston High School to take Cap and Gown Pictures and Outdoor pictures (if needed).
Price... read more
Class of 1976 Reunion
October 21-22. Send address and any other contact information to firstname.lastname@example.org. More details to follow.
Class of 1996 Reunion
October 21 & 22 - Please contact Amanda DeMoss at email@example.com with questions regarding the reunion.