School News

Safe and Open Schools Plan RPS 2021

Every week that goes by – if not every day – we learn more about the steps we need to take to keep our schools both safe and open amidst the continuing COVID pandemic. This memo outlines a number of adjustments to our Safe and Open Schools Plan that incorporate lessons we have learned in Rochester and evidence and guidance from experts and schools outside our district. 

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Sunset Terrace student eating sambusa for lunch

Last month, Chicken Tikka Masala took over the high school lunch menu and received rave reviews. This dish was chosen as part of Student Nutrition Services (SNS)’s mission to offer more unique menu items that reflect the diversity of our Rochester community and have meaning to staff and students. What would it look like to continue this trend?

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