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RCAS looks to improve senior engagement in our schools

The Rapid City Area Schools believes students grow academically and emotionally when they interact regularly with senior citizens. In fact, according to one study done by Generations United, young people who work with seniors often score better on ...
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RCAS Shoutout

RCAS Custodians

These shiny floors represent a lot of hard work by our dedicated custodians. This summer, Knollwood received new unit ventilators. The job just got done – leaving custodians with only a few days to cleanup the place before ...
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State launches new tool to help keep SD schools safe

Project Stand Up for School Safety is a new and innovative way to leverage technology to help keep our schools safe. This new tool gives school officials and law enforcement timely information about potential violent or suspicious behavior ...
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RCAS’ mobile food truck makes its debut

Rapid City Area School District’s new mobile feeding truck will make its debut June 21. The truck will serve meals at Jefferson Building, North Middle School, and Horace Mann Swimming Pool.   Mobile Feeding Sites and Serving Times: ...
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RCAS task force to begin process of high school redesign

This week, a group of RCAS staff members and community stakeholders from local business and industry entities embarked on an exciting new journey; the development of a blueprint and recommendations for multiple, flexible pathways and opportunities for students. ...
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Vision In Action: Strategic Plan 2022

Saving the World Through Science, From Garden to Table, Theatrical Special FX, Robotics Into Orbit – these are just a few of the new courses that will be offered as part of the Science, Technology, Engineering, Art, Math ...
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RCAS to use new messaging system

RCAS to use new messaging system Beginning this month, the district is changing its notification service used to send important information to families via phone calls, emails and text message. To comply with wireless carrier requirements and protect ...
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RCAS Shoutout

Meet Chief

Meet Chief. He is a 9-year-old certified therapy dog that spends two of his days each week with students in the Geometry in Construction class at Rapid City High School. Chief’s Dad, Mr. Hauck, teaches the class along ...
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