COVID-19/Coronavirus Updates & Resources

All RCS schools are closed through the remainder of the academic school year due to the ongoing COVID-19 public health situation. For updated information from the school district, including important notices, reentry efforts, learning resources, food distribution plans, child care resources and more, please visit the COVID-19/Reentry page.

RCS MS students utilizing Naviance

  Recently, RCS Middle School eighth graders researched career and educational opportunities through Naviance software. Students were able to review and identify areas of interest and begin thinking of their future. Students accessed the software platform which enables them to conduct specific research and is utilized as a learning tool that can enable them to …

RCS part-time employee facing criminal charges

On December 19, an RCS High School student reported becoming ill after receiving a vape pen that contained THC. RCS administrators, in conjunction with the Albany County Sheriff’s Office, investigated the incident. As a result of the investigation, an RCS part-time lifeguard was interviewed by law enforcement and was formally charged for endangering the welfare …

Lafarge demolition scheduled for Saturday, December 21, 2019

The RCS district was made aware of a demolition project scheduled at Lafarge North America for Friday, December 20. Although the demolition is planned to occur away from the school campus, Lafarge North America was very responsive to district concerns about any disruption to classes and quickly rescheduled the demolition for Saturday, December 21. The …

Pieter B. students get into local arts

Pieter B. Elementary fourth and fifth grade students took part in a two-session art workshop this fall assisting local artist, Sara Pruiksma, as she conducted an art project based on the Historic Coeymans Landing District. The artist, working in conjunction with the Ravena-Coeymans Historical Society (RCHS), unveiled her finished work on Sunday, December 8 at …

RCS welcomes new members to Hall of Fame

The Ravena-Coeymans-Selkirk CSD Hall of Fame inducted sixteen alumni into its 2019-20 class on Friday, December 6, 2019. The district acknowledged the careers of the alumni and recognized them for their athletic achievements. This year’s inductees included both past RCS athletes and coaches. With the recent additions, the RCS Hall of Fame has inducted 27 …

2020-21 PRE-KINDERGARTEN REGISTRATION INFORMATION

The Ravena-Coeymans-Selkirk Central School District is excited to again offer a Universal Pre-Kindergarten (UPK) program for the 2020-21 school year.  This program is available to any resident child whose birthdate is between 12/2/2015 and 12/1/2016, regardless of household income. To learn more, please visit our Pre-Kindergarten registration page.        

Weather Posting: RCS will be on a two-hour delay

RCS will be on a two-hour delay this morning, Tuesday, December 3rd, in order to clear snow from the storm.  There will be no am UPK or Career and Technical Education.  Any additional updates, if needed, will be shared by 7 am. 

A.W. Becker Elementary early dismissal for potential gas leak

Today, the A.W. Becker Elementary School was dismissed early due to a potential gas leak. Students were organized and evacuated from the building. Students were placed on school buses and transported home. Currently, first responders are canvassing the building to ensure the safety of the school. All safety measures were followed by our students, faculty …

RCS student arrested over video incident

On November 25, an RCS High School student posted a video on social media which allegedly contained a consensual sexual encounter that was recorded on our high school campus.  Students brought the incident to the attention of school administrators who immediately contacted the Albany County Sheriff’s Office. As a result of their investigation, the student …

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