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RCS Inclement Weather Announcement | Wednesday, December 16, 2020

A mix of rain and frozen precipitation has developed in several locations within Rutherford County, and the National Weather Service continues to forecast temperatures at or just below freezing over the next several hours. Given the likelihood that black ice could form quickly on some roads, bridges, and overpasses in our area, Rutherford County Schools will observe a remote learning day for all students at all grade levels today. Today's exams for high school students will be rescheduled, and our high schools will directly communicate specific details about those adjustments to their students and families.

Rutherford County Schools will observe an Optional Teacher Workday for all school system employees today. Eligible employees who face hazardous travel conditions this morning are authorized to telework pursuant to policies 7503 and 7550, attached for your convenience below. Eligible employees who elect to telework today should promptly communicate with their immediate supervisors regarding those arrangements.

Se ha desarrollado una mezcla de lluvia y precipitación helada en varios lugares dentro del condado de Rutherford, y el Servicio Meteorológico Nacional continúa pronosticando temperaturas en o justo por debajo de cero durante las próximas horas. Dada la probabilidad de que se forme hielo negro rápidamente en algunas carreteras, puentes y pasos elevados en nuestra área, las escuelas del condado de Rutherford observarán hoy un día de aprendizaje remoto para todos los estudiantes de todos los grados. Los exámenes de hoy para los estudiantes de secundaria se reprogramarán, y nuestras escuelas secundarias comunicarán directamente detalles específicos sobre esos ajustes a sus estudiantes y familias.

Las escuelas del condado de Rutherford observarán hoy un día laboral opcional para maestros para todos los empleados del sistema escolar. Los empleados elegibles que enfrentan condiciones de viaje peligrosas esta mañana están autorizados a trabajar a distancia de conformidad con las políticas 7503 y 7550, adjuntas para su conveniencia a continuación. Los empleados elegibles que elijan trabajar a distancia hoy deben comunicarse de inmediato con sus supervisores inmediatos con respecto a esos arreglos.

RCS Parent Update | FINAL | 12092020

Regrettably, we have reached a critical point where school operations are simply no longer sustainable under our current delivery model. During its meeting last night, the Board of Education approved the following plan to modify school operations in response to those conditions:
• Elementary schools will temporarily transition to Plan C for remote learning
only from Monday, December 14, until Tuesday, January 19. Elementary
schools will reopen for hybrid learning under Plan B on Tuesday, January 19.
• Middle and high schools except the Rutherford Opportunity Center will
temporarily transition to Plan C for remote learning only from Wednesday,
January 6, until they reopen for hybrid learning under Plan B on Tuesday,
January 19.

Weekly Update - November 29, 2020

Good afternoon Cavaliers,
The first semester of the 2020-2021 school year is quickly coming to an end. Exams are scheduled to begin on Monday, December 14th and continue through Tuesday, December 22nd. Students will begin on Monday, December 14th by taking teacher made finals in classes that do not have a state exam associated with the course. State Exams will begin on Wednesday, December 16th. Click to read more

Weekly Update November 22, 2020

Good afternoon Cavaliers,
In spite of the current pandemic, Thanksgiving is a special time of year that allows each of us to pause and reflect on the many blessing that we, as Americans, get to enjoy each and every day. The East Rutherford faculty and staff would like to wish you and your family the very best during the upcoming Thanksgiving break. Our office will be open to assist you on Monday and Tuesday of this week.

RCS Learning Program Change Request | Middle and High Schools

Rutherford County Schools reopened for the 2020-2021 school year under Plan C and transitioned to Plan B on Tuesday, September 8. Under Plan B, families have the option to participate in the Hybrid Learning Program or the Full-Time Remote Learning Program. In preparation for the transition to the second semester in January, we are asking all parents of middle and high school students to select their child's learning program by submitting a new intent form .

To indicate your child’s learning program for second semester, please submit that selection by completing this form, or by calling your child’s school, no later than Friday, November 20, 2020.

Weekly Update November 16, 2020

Reports cards will be distributed this week. Report cards for Hybrid Group A will be sent home on Tuesday, November 17th, mailed to Remote Students on Tuesday, November 17th and sent home with Hybrid Group B on Thursday, November 19th. Click to read more...

Weekly Update

Good Afternoon Cavaliers,
The link below contains the Weekly Update for the week of November 8th.  It is packed full of information which should be helpful to both students and parents.

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