COVID-19/Coronavirus Updates & Resources

All RCS schools are closed through April 15 due to the ongoing COVID-19 public health situation. For updated information from the school district, including important notices, learning resources, food distribution plans, child care resources and more, please visit the COVID-19 page.

RCS College Information Night – March 5

  RCS Parents/Caregivers – – Interested in learning more about the college application process for your student? Please join the RCS High School Counseling department as they present an opportunity to meet with area colleges and universities at the RCS College Information Night on March 5 at 6:30 p.m. in the RCS High School library. …

Students visit BOCES CTE campus to research their future

As high school students approach their junior and senior year, they are faced with a multitude of questions: What am I passionate about for a career? What goal can I set to achieve my interests? Is it culinary, carpentry or construction? Or could it be a career path towards welding, engineering or law enforcement? Recently, …

Keller’s Heart a big hit at AWB

  A.W. Becker Elementary third, fourth and fifth grade students recently learned about the importance of one of the RCS district’s core values: Empathy. As part of that learning process, A.W. Becker Elementary welcomed FOX 23’s John Gray to read from his inspiring book Keller’s Heart. The book is the perfect tool for spreading the …

RCS basketball players named All-Star honorees

  Recently, the Colonial Council girls’ basketball coaches revealed their all-star selections for the 2019-20 varsity girls’ basketball season. The RCS district is proud to announce that three players from the 2019-20 Girls’ Varsity basketball team were selected as All-Star honorees. Selections are based on coaches voting within the Colonial Council. Coaches are not permitted …

Students score big at Science Olympiad Tournament

Earlier this month, the RCS High School Science Olympiad team competed in the Capital Region Science Olympiad Regional Tournament. The team competed against 15 schools from across the Capital District. The team placed eighth overall while competing against larger districts in this year’s Division C category. In addition, the district also placed third in competition …

High school athletes rising in winter sports

  We’re close to switching the clocks forward for Daylight Saving Time, but RCS students are making the most of their winter sports season. RCS has been busy breaking records and making some noise in sectional competition. Here are some updates on what RCS athletes have been up to in February: RCS boys’ indoor track: …

RCS girls’ varsity basketball headed to sectionals

  Congratulations to the RCS girls’ varsity basketball team for clinching the Colonial Council – Patriot Division co-championship on Valentine’s Day! But, their path isn’t over yet! For the first time in over 30 years, this RCS team is gathering steam and heading to sectionals to take on Cairo-Durham! Come cheer on the RCS Indians …

RCS career development program keeping students on track

  As we continue to recognize February as Career and Technical Education Month, we are keeping the stories coming along regarding RCS’s Career Development Occupational Studies (CDOS) Graduation Pathway program. Today, we introduce Sydney Brooks. Ms. Brooks is a student intern for an A.W. Becker Elementary first grade classroom. A few days a week she …

A.W. Becker welcomes Five Rivers

Students from A.W. Becker Elementary welcomed a representative from Delmar-based Five Rivers Environmental Education Center to their classroom. As part of their Project Based Learning curriculum, students were able to learn and participate in how local plant and animal life contribute to our local ecosystem. The presentation featured highlights that included turtles, beavers and local …

RCS to close early – Feb. 7, 2020

Due to the expected snow and high winds, RCS will be closing early today.  The HS/MS will be dismissing at 11 am and the elementary schools will be dismissing at noon.  All after school activities are canceled for today.

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