Fall Sports Start Dates/Times

August 19, 2019 Varsity Football 8:00am JV & Varsity Volleyball 8:00am Varsity Cross Country 9:00am Varsity Girls Soccer 3:00pm Varsity Football Cheerleading 6:00pm August 20, 2019 Varsity Tennis 9:00am August 22, 2019 Modified Football 8:00am August 26, 2019 Modified Cross Country 9:00am Modified Girls Soccer 9:00am

Welcome to VRES – A place where we Show Pride every day!

Our school has the privilege of working with over 650 students spanning from prekindergarten through grade 6. The school day begins at 8:15 a.m. and ends at 3:15 p.m. The school day for our prekindergarten students will end earlier at 2:30 p.m. Parents dropping off their child(ren) may do so no earlier than 8:00 a.m. […]

1:1 Laptop Handbook

Please see the attached Laptop Handbook here. This will be covered during the fall meeting when Chromebooks are distributed to students in grades 5, 7 and 8 as well.

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 […]