As the volunteer duly elected members of the Rensselaer City School District Board of Education we have routinely insisted that politics be kept out of our school. Our children and grandchildren come first.  For the past few months, the Board has sought to stay above the fighting related to the Dunn Landfill which has included […]

Message from the Superintendent

Rensselaer City School Community Members, During the past week, claims have been made about school district actions or decisions.  As the Chief School Officer, it is my duty to provide accurate information to RCSD community stakeholders. In education, we refer to an old saying:  “Everyone is a genius. But if you judge a fish by […]

Safety Update from the Superintendent

Update: Raw data collected from the DEC pole mounted Hydrogen Sulfide (H2S) samplers installed around the landfill is now available here.  For the most part, the instruments read zero with an occasional single digit part per billion detection.  In layman’s terms, there has been no H2S measured at concentrations that would be considered anywhere close […]