Announcements and Budget Information

Members of the Rensselaer City School District Community, Today, Governor Cuomo announced that there will be no in-person summer school.  Students that would normally attend summer school will only have a remote learning option.  Those students and parents will be contacted directly by the school district to make arrangements.  He also announced that school provided […]

Self Care

As we continue to provide our best for our students, we want to offer some support to each other as employees, friends and fellow humans. We have put together some resources for self care, stress management and counseling. NYS Emotional Support Hotline: 1 (844) 863-9314 Websites: virusanxiety.com/take-care edutopia.org/article/prioritizing-self-care-while-working-from-home nysut.org Apps: Headspace Calm Sanvello And for […]

The Hope Bus

Members of the Rensselaer City School District Community, Yankee Trails and The Bus Stop Club have partnered to brighten your day while also collecting donated non-perishable items for local schools and food pantries. On Wednesday, May 20th. Be on the lookout for the #YTHopeBus, “Lightning McQueen” and “Waldo” as they take to the roads throughout the City of Rensselaer, between 11:00 a.m. and 2:00p.m. VIEW […]

Extended Closure Info – Regents Exams

Members of the Rensselaer Jr-Sr High School Community, Board of Regents Chancellor Betty Rosa announced yesterday that the Regents examinations scheduled for June 2020 will be canceled. Today they released documents providing guidance for how we would handle these cancellations. “Regents Examination Exemptions” “Students who during the June 2020 examination period would take one or […]

Extended Closure Update 4/6/2020

Members of the Rensselaer City School District Community, Governor Cuomo announced today that public schools will be closed until at least April 29th due to the COVID-19 pandemic.  Our teachers will continue to provide remote learning to the students for as long as we need to. We are looking forward to having everyone back in […]