DISTRICT NEWS & EVENTS

Early Dismissal

Members of the Rensselaer City School District Community: Don’t forget that we have an early dismissal on Friday, 1/14 to allow for staff development.  PK and 6-12 will dismiss at 11:45 and K-5 will dismiss at 12:30.  There is no school on Monday, 1/17 as we observe Martin Luther King, Jr. Day.  Enjoy the early […]

Preparing for COLD Weather

Members of the Rensselaer City School District Community: If you have not seen the weather forecast for Tuesday yet, it will be COLD.   The temperature will be just above zero with a wind chill of around -10 degrees.  While this doesn’t fall into a frostbite danger zone, we can all agree that these temperatures […]

Updated Isolation & Quarantine Guidance

Members of the Rensselaer City School District Community: Beginning this week, our school in coordination with the Rensselaer County DOH will implement and honor the new NYS guidance based on CDC recommendations regarding isolation and quarantining.  Our nurse has reached out to each student & staff member that is in isolation or quarantine to verify […]

Updated COVID-19 Guidance

Members of the Rensselaer City School District Community: New York State has released new guidance based on CDC recommendations regarding isolation and quarantining.  They are shortening from 10 days to 5 days AND 24 hours symptom free.  They also said that “Additional guidance from CDC for schools is expected in coming days.”  Schools in our […]