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The new chapter of Best Buddies at RCS High School will host a chicken barbecue, 4-6:30 p.m., Friday, Oct. 9, outside the high school cafeteria. Frese’s Catering Services will have meals that include half barbecued chicken, baked potato, corn, coleslaw, roll, and cookies. Each meal is $11. Proceeds from fundraiser go toward building the brand new Best Buddies program in the high school. Click here for more information
Students achieving passing scores on the 2015 Advanced Placement exams were recognized by the RCS Board of Education and High School Principal Tom DiAcetis on Sept. 15 board meeting.[read more]
The College Caravan made a stop at RCS High School to give juniors and seniors a chance to explore some options for higher education. Representatives from 25 colleges were in attendance to answer questions and provide information to the students. More college representatives from schools across New York and neighboring states will visit RCS through November. Click here for schedule of college admissions representatives at RCS.
RCS High School will be administering the PSAT on Wednesday, October 14 for juniors and select sophomores. RCS has historically offered the PSAT on Saturdays, but this year the College Board is not offering a Saturday PSAT test date. Click here for more information about this PSAT.
RCS students taking the SAT or ACT tests have many dates to choose from. ACT test dates begin as early as September 12 while SAT dates begin October 3. Click here for all test dates - PDF
The high school's new tardy procedure is pretty simple: "The school day begins at 7:30 AM daily. Students will be considered tardy to school/class if they are not in class when the tardy bell rings" it begins.
The tardy procedure goes hand-in-hand with another change this year that makes it even more critical that students arrive at school on time: first period begins at 7:30 AM. Homeroom will be held between first and second periods. If a student comes to school late, he or she will be missing the beginning of first period. [read the rest of the tardy procedure here - PDF]