DISTRICT NEWS & EVENTS

Budget Hearing, Mental Health Week, and Vaccinations

Members of the Rensselaer City School District Community: I have a few important announcements to share with you. Budget Vote: Our annual budget hearing will be held on Thursday, May 6 at 6 p.m. outside of the High School office and will also be live streamed.  Meghan Heimroth and I will present the budget information, […]

Online Catfishing and Student Safety

The State Police have issued a serious warning about an uptick in catfishing schemes targeting teens.  Online predators target teens, gain their trust, convince the teens to send them compromising pictures and then threaten to expose them unless the teen pays them off. In one such instance, 15-year-old Riley Basford of Potsdam was lured into […]

Budget, End of Year, Bringing Students Back, and COVID-19

Members of the Rensselaer City School District Community: I have a few important announcements to share with you. Budget Vote: On April 20, our Board of Education adopted a budget for public vote with a proposed 8.8% tax increase.    The vote will take place on Tuesday, May 18 from noon to 9 p.m. in the […]