Rockport Public Schools

COVID-19/Fall Reopening Updates

Proposed Reopening Plan Click Here

 DESE Site for COVID-19 Info

Updated every Monday
Last updated 8/10/20

This Week
Next Week
  •  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. 

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Food Services Department

 

Welcome! The School Lunch program is an integral part of the Rockport Public School System. We strive to meet the needs of all the students & staff, both nutritionally and socially, by serving a nutritious breakfast and lunch of high quality in a cheerful, pleasant and welcoming atmosphere. It is our role to encourage everyone to eat a breakfast and lunch that conforms to the dietary guidelines for healthy Americans while recognizing the individual preferences of each person who participates in our program. Our menus reflect the students' tastes by offering the choices most popular to students. All lunches include an assortment of vegetables & fruit. A variety of milk (skim, low-fat and fat free flavored milk) is offered with each meal. 

 

For your convenience, you may make online payments to your child’s breakfast/lunch account by logging onto www.sendmoneytoschool.com. (You will need your child’s 5-digit school ID number to set up the account). $25.00 Overdraft charge is applied to student’s account for returned checks, physical and electronic. If you chose not to make online deposits, cash and checks are always accepted. Parents can view account activity and check account balances online without making online payments. To do so, just log onto www.sendmoneytoschool.com. If you do not want your child to charge snacks to his/her account, please notify the food service office or log onto your child’s

Send Money to School account and set the restrictions.

 

If you would like to apply for free or reduced priced meal benefits, please log onto www.lunchapp.com.

If you would prefer a paper application, please call the Food Service office and one will be mailed to you. Please feel free to call or email if you have questions!

 

Deborah Nokes

Office Hours 6:30 am – 1:30 pm

dnokes@rpk12.org

978-546-1243

USDA is an Equal Opportunity Provider and Employer

  

 

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Checks for school meals should be made payable to "Rockport School Food Service"

 

 

 
 
24 Jerden's Lane, Rockport, MA 01966
Phone: 978-546-1200
Fax: 978-546-1205