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Educating the Whole CHILD

A team of district leaders, under the leadership of Dr. Robin Gillespie, Director of Federal Programs and Grants, has developed a Rapid City Areas Schools initiative to educate the Whole CHILD. This initiative includes supports to meet the social, ...
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See STEAM2 Pilots in Action

Learn more about what STEAM2 looks like in action by watching this video! Saving the World Through Science, From Garden to Table, Theatrical Special FX, Robotics Into Orbit – these are just a few of the new courses ...
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A breakdown of RCAS’ state report card results

The South Dakota Department of Education released its annual report card in November 2018. While the stats are helpful, there has been some confusion, particularly around the District’s College and Career Readiness score. This year the state revamped ...
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RCAS launches facilities planning website

We want you to be in the know as our Facilities Task Force continues their work to develop recommendations for a long-term facilities master plan. It is for this reason that we recently launched our facilities information website ...
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RCAS Nutritional Services office to move out of CSAC

Our Student Nutritional Services office is moving! Currently, nutritional services is located at the City, School Administration Building. Beginning Thursday, November 29, the office will be housed and open for business at Canyon Lake Elementary East at 3302 ...
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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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