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 receives extension to submit reopening plans

Governor Andrew M. Cuomo originally established a submission deadline of Friday, July 31, 2020 for the reopening plans from all 700 school districts in New York State.  The New York State Education Department (SED) released their reopening guidance to schools less than two weeks ago, causing a state-wide scramble to prepare these important plans.  With …

RCS releases districtwide Emergency Response Plan

RCS Parents/Caregivers, All school districts in New York are required to annually share their districtwide Emergency Response Plans so that they may be reviewed. This 30-day review period allows community members to comment on these generalized plans.  Please view the RCS plans, here. At the conclusion of the 30 days, the plans will be approved …

Fall Continuing Education classes postponed due to COVID-19

Due to the on-going concerns surrounding the COVID-19 pandemic, the Ravena-Coeymans-Selkirk Central School District has decided to postpone the Fall 2020 Continuing Education classes. Information related to the sessions will be provided in November. Please stay tuned for updates on the Continuing Education program by following our district website. For questions or comments, please contact …

RCS seeks feedback on reopening for 2020-21 school year

RCS School Community Members, As the 2020-21 school year approaches, we wanted to connect with you to understand your questions/suggestions on the process of reopening our district in the fall. Our reopening committees have been meeting since June and, with the newly released guidance from New York State, we want to ensure that we are …

RCS Letter to Families – July 10, 2020

Good Afternoon,  Even before the unusual end to our 19-20 school year, RCS began the process of considering how our schools would reopen this fall.  There have been many unknowns placed in our path as we strive to find balance in our approach to meeting the needs of our students while protecting everyone’s safety.  An …

Working papers available for students

Are you a student seeking employment? Any interested student(s) can schedule a time to come to the RCS High School main office to obtain the paperwork necessary for employment opportunities. The main office at the RCS High School is currently open on Monday – Friday from 8 a.m. to 11 a.m. You can reach them …

RCS celebrates Class of 2020 at Jericho Drive-In event

  On Sunday, June 28, the Ravena-Coeymans-Selkirk CSD recognized the Class of 2020 with an eventful evening at the Jericho Drive-In in Glenmont, N.Y. This year, the special accommodations were hosted by our community neighbors at the Jericho Drive-in. The event officially introduced the Class of 2020 “Virtual Graduation Ceremony Premiere Video” that was created …

RCS Class of 2020 “video premiere” available on YouTube

On Sunday, June 28, the Ravena-Coeymans-Selkirk CSD will host the Class of 2020 “Graduation Ceremony Premiere Video” at the Jericho Drive-In at 9 p.m. Created in partnership with Golden Lamb Productions, the video is a statement celebrating our graduating seniors. Please note that the video will be available on the district’s YouTube page beginning at …

RCS celebrates the Class of 2020

  The Ravena-Coeymans-Selkirk CSD held its 64th commencement ceremony on the grounds of the RCS High School on Saturday, June 27. Parents and caregivers, local community members, friends and students attended the first-of-its-kind drive-through graduation ceremony. In a year of firsts, this year’s commencement was conducted using social distancing guidelines based on directives from the …

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