Using DESE transportation guidance to plan bus routes
Review staff feedback on potential hybrid models
Building-specific committees begin meetings on school schedules
Reviewed 25 areas of PD for consideration with added focus on health, procedures, and protocols.
Focus groups developing proposals in all areas
Retrofitting of classroom heating and ventilation systems continued.
Guardian, who will be conducting air circulation and quality audit, met with the RPS Maintenance Director
Staff providing information on specific return to work concerns
Continuing work with nurses and BOH to determine and order supplies
Hospital cleaning protocols expected
Pre-order meal system has been purchased and lunch coverage by staff has been arranged
Finalize plans, hold parent forum, present final DESE plans to School Committee
Plan for number of buses and bus runs
Present schedules at parent forum and School Committee
Planning for each PD area will begin, including identifying presenters and gathering materials
Continuation of custodial and maintenance work within each building
Staff will be informed of any revisions to learning models based on building committee work
On-going grant writing to help with the financial constraint of needed supplies
Develop specific plans for cleaning and disinfecting the buildings in the learning models when open
Work with custodial staff to determine plans for waste removal, recycling, and waste reduction
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.
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!
Office Hours 6:30 am – 1:30 pm
USDA is an Equal Opportunity Provider and Employer
Checks for school meals should be made payable to "Rockport School Food Service"