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Meal Sites at RCSD Schools

Meals will be served between 9:00 am and 1:00 pm on school days, at the following locations:John Williams School No. 5 (555 Plymouth Avenue, 14608)Virgil I. Grissom School No. 7 (31 Bryan Street, 14613)Roberto Clemente School No. 8 (1180 St. Paul Street,...

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Rally Rewards Program Info

People participating in the Rally Rewards program have until March 31st to claim rewards earned in 2021. Now is also a great time to reset your challenges for 2022!!! If you are not enrolled in the Rally Rewards Program go to www.excellusbcbs.com/rcsd with your...

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Adam’s Update (1.4.22)

Colleagues, Yesterday we asked RTA Faculty Representatives to provide us information about the conditions at our schools during the initial days of return to in-person learning while the District was unprepared to keep students and teachers safe. Many have responded...

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Knighthawks home opener with Teacher Discount

There is a limited-time offer to the Rochester Knighthawks HOME OPENER next Saturday, December 11th at 7 pm against the Buffalo Bandits.  This game next week at Blue Cross Arena will be the first Lacrosse game here for the Knighthawks since February 2020, as the...

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2022 Transfer Process Overview

RTA is encouraging everyone to fill out a voluntary transfer application when the District opens the application process in the spring. Participating in the process protects you as a member and does not negatively impact you in any way. To find out more information...

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Rochester Teachers Care

 

This video focuses on Maria Milford, her awesome interactions with her students and some of the amazing things that are going on at School #44.

Rochester Teachers Care

This video focuses on Chris Fields from East and the work he does with his students and their book club.

Rochester Teachers Care

A video highlighting what sixth grade teacher John Martin Cannon is doing with his students, their families, and the community.

Rochester Teachers Care

Rochester Teachers Care is a weekly series from the RTA that highlights exemplary work and dedication of our colleagues in service to our students. This video focuses on what Tanya Homer is doing for her students at School #52.

Rochester Teachers Care

This video focuses on what some retired teachers are doing for some schools in the RCSD with the RRTA’s Books for Kids program.

Rochester Teachers Care

This video focuses on the Math and Movement and the great work by Gina Cordaro.

2021-22 Pay Dates

9/10/21 9/24/201 10/8/21 10/22/21 11/5/21 11/19/21 12/3/21 12/17/21 12/30/21 (Thurs) 1/14/22 1/28/22 2/11/22 2/25/22 3/11/22 3/25/22 4/8/22 4/22/22 5/6/22 5/20/22 6/3/22 6/17/22 * 7/1/22 * (22nd and last paycheck) Spread a check dates: 7/15/22, 7/29/22, 8/12/22,...

PD Incentive Info for 2021-22 School Year

PD Incentive hours for the 2021-22 school year started June 28th. If your PD is from the District, you may complete up to 36 hours (out of 36) in the summer. If your PD is from outside the District you may do complete up to 22 hours (out of 36) in the summer. You may...

VOTE COPE Gift Card Drawing

CHAR: Maria Carpenter (Northwest), Laura Barstow (Edison) BLACK AND BLUE: Jenise Fortunato (#35), Rebecca Cody Rogers (Franklin Upper) ERIE GRILL: Bethany Lockhart (CSR), Ashley Ladiges (SWW) TONY D's: Margaret Sergent (RTA), Elizabeth Woodward (#28) PANE VINO:...

RTA Scholarship Recipients

RTA SCHOLARSHIP FOR THE SON OR DAUGHTER OF AN RTA MEMBER Kevin Clifford PETER CASTLE MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP Sierra Stevens (SOTA) Gordon Dorway Science Award Samantha Conrow (East) KEN SILVIO TECHNOLOGY SCHOLARSHIP Aiden Delehanty (School #58) Scott Spino Teaching...

NYSUT Announces New Round of Certification Webinars

We are pleased to announce a new round of certification webinars. These webinars are hosted by NYSUT's certification experts and are designed to help members with the challenges they encounter understanding and managing certifications. These webinars are free for...

SAVE THE DATES FOR SUMMER PD

At this time, the Rochester Teaching Academy will continue to provide high-quality professional development for members through the Zoom platform.  Look for the following courses to be available for registration in True North Logic on or before June 28: RTA_Best...

Mask Guideline Update

Colleagues, Below is the latest update from NYSUT clarifying that, as far as masks at schools are concerned, there will be no changes in guidelines until after CDC reviews the merits of the NYS Department of Health proposal announced last Friday. This is consistent...

District’s Request That Teachers Verify Student Attendance

Colleagues,It was brought to our attention that teachers are being asked by the District to verify student attendance in an effort to correct some “disconnects” that the District identified (see attached information). We contacted Elizabeth Hoffer, the District’s...