Update and Reminders

Members of the Rensselaer City School District Community: We have almost made it through the first month of the new school year!  When summer was over, the temperatures certainly dropped.  It is always important that students have the layers they need for these fall temperatures. Please remember that Friday, 9/30 will be an early dismissal […]

Superintendent Update

Members of the Rensselaer City School District Community: The 2022-23 school year is rolling along!  We have had a spirit week, a dance, soccer games, and volleyball games.  Our first modified football game will be tomorrow night and the first home varsity football game will be Friday night!  As we are enjoying the feeling of […]

Great First Day!

Members of the Rensselaer City School District Community: Happy first day!  It may have been cool and wet, but the smiles in this building could warm any heart today.  Thanks to everyone for bringing the positivity We found some minor errors in the routes.  Thanks to those parents that kindly pointed them out!  We needed […]

Updated Bus Runs (Including times)

Members of the Rensselaer City School District Community: After processing all of the transportation requests this week, we have added several bus stops to our routes.  Based on questions of timing, we have added in ESTIMATED pick-up and drop-off times, but remind everyone that students should expect those times to be +/- 10 minutes.  They […]

Almost Ready!

Members of the Rensselaer City School District Community: We are ALMOST ready!  Today we hosted Pre-K orientation, VRES supply drop off, and 6th grade orientation.  The building is brightening up with the smiles of children.  This is a great time of the year. We have had several questions about transportation.  With some staffing changes, we […]

Welcome Back to School

Get Your Questions Answered!

Members of the Rensselaer City School District Community: As the new school year quickly approaches, many parents have questions.  Like the past few years, we have done our best to answer questions on our “Welcome Back” page.  You will find messages from the principals, pick up and drop off instructions, how to sign up for […]

Getting Ready to Return!

Members of the Rensselaer City School District Community: The new school year is almost upon us!  We had great participation in our summer school programs and are looking forward to a “normal” return to school this year!  The first day of classes will be Tuesday, September 6th.  You can find the 2022-23 school year calendar […]

2022 Summer Bus Routes

Students riding the bus to summer programs should report to their normal bus stop for pickup.  The bus routes will all drop off at school at 8:15am.  School will be dismissed at noon and each run will follow the same order to drop off.  If your student is attending summer programs and your stop is […]

We are almost there!

Members of the Rensselaer City School District Community: We are almost at the finish line for the 2021-22 school year!  This year has had plenty of challenges and many reasons to celebrate.  As we continue our journey to post-pandemic normalcy, the district will be holding our end-of year ceremonies in a traditional format next week.  […]

Lockout This Afternoon

Members of the Rensselaer City School District Community: This afternoon, we had multiple reports of a sound that resembled fireworks or a gunshots outside in the general direction of the hollow.  In an abundance of caution, we called all students and staff into the building and initiated our “Lockout” process where nobody is allowed in […]