Trevor Antram, Cackie Martin and Audrey Collins recently finished in first, second and third place, respectively, in the Philadelphia division of the PennCFL Budget Game, a world-class, web-based budget simulation platform and curriculum. This program is sponsored by Bank of America.
Claire Haines, Emily Negrey and Emelia Selbach earned a spot in the finals for their essay on the Electoral College. The students and their classmates participated in the virtual finals on Dec. 15 on Zoom.
Following a virtual audition process, nine students were selected for the District 12 Orchestra and six for the District 12 Band. They are now eligible to audition for the All-State event in April.
A message from Superintendent Batchelor reviews a new state mandate concerning required school closings depending on rolling positive cases and other restrictions imposed Dec. 10.
Susan Stern begins her third consecutive term as School Board President and Amy Goldman her second as School Board Vice President. The seven other board members will continue their terms.
The 55-page report includes the graduation rate and average SAT score for the Class of 2020, athletic participation, attendance rates, demographic data, and more to provide the community easy access to a range of information about RTSD and its schools.
UPDATED: The guidelines were revised by the state on 11/25 to exempt children 11 or younger and those out-of-state for 24 hours or less.