Rafer Johnson Junior High School has
the following policies regarding the participation of students, and
other community members that are not enrolled in Rafer Johnson Junior
A. Community Service Activities:
1. Extracurricular Events:
a. During the school day:
i. Red Ribbon Week
iii. Builder’s Club
iv. Portfolio Day
v. Safe Schools Ambassadors
The activities listed above are specifically designed to support the
achievement of RJJH students. Adults that participate in this endeavor
have been cleared through the district office and granted permission by
the administrative staff. They are welcome to support students in these
activities; however, students from other schools are not allowed on
campus to participate as a RJJH student.
B. Celebration of Outstanding Academic and Citizenship Achievement:
1. School Dances
2. Quarterly Reward Trips
3. End of the Year Trips
4. AVID Trip
5. CJSF Trip
These events are based on the qualifications of academic performance
and citizenship set by the student handbook for RJJH students and can
not apply to students visiting from other schools.
C. School Performance and Art Events:
1. Art Contests
2. Talent Shows
3. Yearly Drama Production
4. Choir and Band Performances
Due to restrictions in resources and the limited number of positions
available for studentsnto participant in the events, the above
mentioned performance activities are limited to RJJH students only.
D. Extracurricular Athletic Teams:
Participation is limited to RJJH students due to the following:
1. Qualifications for participation
based on RJJH GPA requirements only.
2. Sequoia Athletic League standards and past practice have been
to treat each school as an individual school.
3. Resource restrictions limit number of students participating and
length of time each sport is played.
The Roosevelt/Rafer Wrestling team is part of the North Central
Schools interested in joining the North Central Wrestling League should
league directly for information.
Student Services such as counseling, special education, co-curricular
sponsored events, ELD testing and support that is provided at multiple
sites within the
Kingsburg Unified Charter School District are contracted and funded
Parents and community members interested in services, extracurricular
other specialized events should contact the site principal of the
school in which their child is enrolled.
The Rafer Staff is grateful for the support provided by Rafer parents
and the Kingsburg
community. This support has enabled us to provide a rich experience
beyond the classroom.