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 …

RCS district experiencing phone issues

Due to an accident in the New Baltimore area, please be advised that the Ravena-Coeymans-Selkirk CSD is experiencing disruption issues regarding incoming phone calls to the district. To alleviate concerns, please be advised that each RCS building has an alternative emergency number that can be used during this time. The estimated completion time for repairs …

Employment opportunities available at RCS

Interested in a career with the Ravena-Coeymans-Selkirk Central School District? Please take a moment to review current opportunities on our employment page. To learn more about available opportunities and future job postings, go to: bit.ly/2q9Ye6C. Any questions or concerns can be forwarded to the appropriate contacts listed on the page. Hope you join the team …

Pieter B. students learn about Election Day

Recently, a second grade classroom at Pieter B. Coeymans Elementary sought out the meaning of Election Day. Prior to the holiday weekend, the class was unaware of the purpose of voting. So, they decided to learn more about the right to vote and the process that follows. Assisted by their teacher, the class dove into …

Where are they now? RCS Graduate Enters West Point

RCS graduate, Gillian Burch (Class of 2019), completed a culmination of training at the United States Military Academy known as BEAST week (Cadet Basic Training) in August 2019. The training is an introduction for incoming freshman as part of entering the United States Military Academy, also known as West Point. Ms. Burch and her colleagues …

Operation Graduation – On the Move

On Thursday, November 7, students from the RCS School District’s Operation Graduation program took part in a team building exercise near the United States Military Academy (USMA), also known as West Point (Highland Falls, N.Y.). Held in conjunction with West Point military staff, the event illustrated to students the importance of self-esteem and teamwork. The …

RCS alumni finds success through Capital Region BOCES program

Many alumni of the Ravena-Coeymans-Selkirk School District find post academic success in numerous professional fields. One such alumnus, Jared Stokes (Class of 2019), has found his stride as a welder through the Capital Region BOCES Career and Technical School. Stokes is a graduate of the Welding and Metal Fabrication program on the Albany campus. He …

Post navigation