Review Final RPS Reopening Plans for DESE submission meeting: Monday, August 10th
Building based committees continue to meet to fully develop hybrid and remote schedules
Hybrid and remote plans presented in this week’s oversight, parent, and SC meetings
Schedule all PD modules into the ten (10) days of staff training (8/31 - 9/15)
Full committee meets 8/13 to discuss and revise plan
Vendor to work with the RPS Maintenance Director to plan for HVAC audit
Present Final RPS Reopening Plans
Parent Forum Meeting, Wednesday, August 12th, 7:00 pm
School Committee Meeting, Thursday, August 13th, 7:00 pm
Continued work with Board of Health
Submit RPS Final Reopening plans to DESE
Use results of the School Committee reopening decision to develop plans for any needed transportation of students for Fall opening
Share schedules with staff and discuss best practices in each model
Identify presenters and resources for each PD module
Audit to be conducted of air circulation, air quality, and HVAC system at all RPS buildings
Reopening plans to be shared with all parents after the final school committee vote on 8/13
Continuation of identifying and purchasing needed supplies
Use results of the School Committee reopening decision to develop plans for cleaning protocols for Fall
Use results of the School Committee reopening decision to develop plans for food services in Fall
Opening of School Steering Committee coordinates work of the following Sub-committees:
Scheduling and Grading Professional Development
PPE/Nursing Issues Parent Communications
Food Service Custodial Issues
Bus/transportation Building Modifications
For questions relating to the opening of school this year please email us at Questions@rpk12.org. Please note you may not recieve a response to your email but we will ensure the questions are answered in our guidance that will be published.
Rockport Elementary School Core Values and Beliefs
Rockport Elementary School, in partnership with families and the community, provides a safe environment that fosters integrity, respect, and success. We promote intellectual curiosity and pride in achievement. We challenge all students to pursue academic excellence, develop interpersonal skills, and value civic responsibility. Students learn 21st century skills in order to fully participate in a diverse and ever-changing world.
We hope this email finds you and your family safe and well during this stressful and unprecedented time. On behalf of the Rockport Integrated Preschool, we are reaching out to you to update you on the preschool screenings, originally scheduled for March 25th and 26th of this week. Due to the school closure as a result of the COVID-19 pandemic, we will not be holding the screenings.
Please be assured that we will be reaching out to families as soon as we have more information and can share a date and time that the screenings will be rescheduled. Furthermore, please be assured that we have you on our list for the 2020-2021 school year, and pending the screening process, we look forward to welcoming you to our preschool program. In the meantime, we hope that you continue to be well and can enjoy this time with your family.
If you’re looking for some fun activities to share with your child during this time, try out some of these links below: