Albert Castaneda

Position: Redwood Christian Middle School and High School Assistant Principal College: Associate of Arts from Chabot College; Bachelor of Arts in Liberal Studies from California State University, East Bay. Email: AlbertCastaneda@rcs.edu   What is your role at Redwood Christian Schools? I am the MSHS Assistant Principal, Boy’s Dean, Director of the RCS Academic Assistance ...

Concert Choir Earns Top Honors at the Great America Music Festival

On Saturday, April 14th, the RCS High School Concert Choir participated in the Great America Music Festival.  The choir sang two songs for adjudication and earned a trophy for a rating of “Excellent.”  In addition, Rohan John (freshman) won best student accompanist. Following the performance, ...

RCS Concert Band Earns Superior Rating

The RCS Concert Band received the highest possible rating ("Superior") on Saturday at the ACSI Band Festival in Walnut Creek.  Mr. Cagle shares, “I am so impressed with the great work of our combined RCE Advanced Band and MSHS Band! Great playing, musicians!” The ACSI Band Festival provides ...

Varsity Baseball Earns Significant Win; A. Williams Throws No Hitter

Last Thursday, the Redwood Christian Varsity Baseball team secured a significant win over St. Patrick/St. Vincent (Vallejo, CA) on their home field at San Leandro Ball Park.  The highlight of the night: pitcher, Alex Williams, throwing a no hitter with 14 strikeouts.  The final score was ...

Sam Lee (RCHS Class of 2017) Completes U.S. Air Force Basic Training

Superintendent Al Hearne and Superintendent Emeritus Bruce Johnson recently had the privilege to catch up with a recent RCS Alumni, Sam Lee.  Sam has finished basic training for the United States Air Force in Colorado Springs, Colorado. Sam shares about his experiences so far and how RCS ...

Redwood Christian High School Victorious in Rancho Cordova Easter Baseball Tournament

Coach Jim Cleveland’s Eagles went 3-1 in the 48th Annual Rancho Cordova Easter Baseball Tournament and won the championship game with a 9-1 victory over Bear River High School on March 28.  Bear River HS had defeated RCHS on the first day of the tournament 9-7. The championship game was tight ...

RCHS Christian Ministry Update (Day 5 of 10)

Reported from Mr. Hinton, March 19, 2018 Our Christian Ministry Team is serving at the Navajo Nation in New Mexico. It is Day 5 (of 10), and here are their “Top Five” to report: 1) Mr. Barnhart, Mr. Hinton, Alex Williams, and Adam Phillips got to attend a prayer breakfast this morning ...

Jackie Moog’s Sports Highlights Abound as Athlete and as Coach

Last in a series profiling the 16 new members of the Castro Valley Sports Hall of Fame. The induction banquet will take place Saturday, April 21, at the Redwood Canyon Event Center. For tickets, call Ted Riche at 510-537-2048. By Dave Del Grande, CV Forum, 03-14-18 A STAR ON AND OFF THE COURT: ...

RCHS Students Go Above #WalkUpNotOut

On March 14, 2018, as students across the nation wrestled with whether to “walk out,” “walk up,” or do nothing, RCHS students gathered for chapel in the Multi Purpose Room (MPR) to seek guidance higher than any hashtag.  Led by four seniors, Ben Stirling, Kelly Tang, Kimberly Najarian, and ...

Mr. Barnhart Represents RCS in Japan and Korea

Mr. Barnhart, Director of RCS Global, recently returned from an overseas student-recruitment trip.  He visited Tokyo, Japan and Seoul, South Korea, where he met with education agents representing international students interested in studying in the United States.  He reported to them all the ...

Help RCS Support iThinkBig and the Punta Colonet Building Project

Anyone willing to clean out your closet? The RCHS Interact Club is partnering with iThinkBig.org and alumnus Chad Furlong in an initiative to raise money for a building project in Punta Colonet, Mexico.  The story? In 2008, Nataly was born. The Furlongs became her foster parents and approximately ...







Albert Castaneda

Position: Redwood Christian Middle School and High School Assistant Principal College: Associate of Arts from Chabot College; Bachelor of Arts in Liberal Studies from California State University, ...


Albert Castaneda

Position: Redwood Christian Middle School and High School Assistant Principal College: Associate of Arts from Chabot College; Bachelor of Arts in Liberal Studies from California State University, East Bay. Email: AlbertCastaneda@rcs.edu   What is your role at Redwood Christian ...


Concert Choir Earns Top Honors at the Great America Music Festival

On Saturday, April 14th, the RCS High School Concert Choir participated in the Great America Music ...


RCS Concert Band Earns Superior Rating

The RCS Concert Band received the highest possible rating ("Superior") on Saturday at the ACSI Band ...


Varsity Baseball Earns Significant Win; A. Williams Throws No Hitter

Last Thursday, the Redwood Christian Varsity Baseball team secured a significant win over St. ...


Sam Lee (RCHS Class of 2017) Completes U.S. Air Force Basic Training

Superintendent Al Hearne and Superintendent Emeritus Bruce Johnson recently had the privilege to ...


Redwood Christian High School Victorious in Rancho Cordova Easter Baseball Tournament

Coach Jim Cleveland’s Eagles went 3-1 in the 48th Annual Rancho Cordova Easter Baseball ...


RCHS Christian Ministry Update (Day 5 of 10)

Reported from Mr. Hinton, March 19, 2018 Our Christian Ministry Team is serving at the Navajo ...


Jackie Moog’s Sports Highlights Abound as Athlete and as Coach

Last in a series profiling the 16 new members of the Castro Valley Sports Hall of Fame. The ...


RCHS Students Go Above #WalkUpNotOut

On March 14, 2018, as students across the nation wrestled with whether to “walk out,” “walk ...


Mr. Barnhart Represents RCS in Japan and Korea

Mr. Barnhart, Director of RCS Global, recently returned from an overseas student-recruitment trip. ...


Help RCS Support iThinkBig and the Punta Colonet Building Project

Anyone willing to clean out your closet? The RCHS Interact Club is partnering with iThinkBig.org ...