Spring has Sprung

Members of the Rensselaer City School District Community: Our district has been informed of two remote students that tested positive for COVID-19.  These cases represent no new risk or exposure in the building.  Don’t forget that this is spirit week #2!  Show your spirit and join in on the fun! With spring here, it is […]

Welcome Back From Break!

Members of the Rensselaer City School District Community: It is our collective hope that everyone had a memorable and safe February break.  We are excited to welcome back group 2 students on Monday, Feb 22. As a reminder, students in grades 1 and 2 can now attend in person every week! We are no longer […]

COVID-19 Update

Members of the Rensselaer City School District Community: Rensselaer County Department of Health announced that three Rensselaer City School District students tested positive over the weekend.  Please know all reported students are remote and represent no new exposure or risk to our school community. Although it seems that schools are reporting many instances of COVID-19 […]

Update and Happy Thanksgiving!

Members of the Rensselaer City School District Community: As we see the infection rate continue to rise in the region, we encourage everyone to be safe by limiting exposure, wearing masks, and washing hands.  Please see a detailed regional message that our neighboring schools are sharing concerning the current COVID-19 status.  For those of you […]

Concerns-U Christmas Baskets

Concerns-U is organizing Christmas baskets for families in the city.  Sign up ends at the end of November.  If you would like help with your family holiday wish list, the sign-up information is below: Assistance Form Assistance Form (Page 2)  

COVID-19 Notification

November 9, 2020 Members of the Rensselaer City School District Community: Our school is informing parents and guardians that a student in our Rensselaer Jr/Sr High School has been diagnosed with coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19). This person has not been on school premises since October 29th.  This situation has not created an exposure in the […]

Freshman Orientation

This is a recording of our 9th grade orientation. The information shared will be helpful for any 9th grader that missed the orientation or for any other student that may have questions about the upcoming school year. I have also included the document on remote learning that was referred to in the orientation. You will be receiving information from your teachers about google […]

Bus Routes

The bus routes are available.  We will be uploading the specific stop information into SchoolTool on Friday, 9/4 so that new students know where to go.  Returning students should be at the same stop as last year. South Side Jr. Sr. – These runs will begin on Tuesday, 9/8 South Side Elem – These runs […]