RCMS School News for Families

Week of November 30, 2020

"You Are All Our Students"

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Parent-Teacher Conference is Wednesday, December 2, 2020, 12:30 pm to 8:30 pm

The parent-teacher conference will be via Zoom.

Your child's teachers will send out INVITATIONS TO SIGN UP via email and Google Classroom

If you currently have a district-owned device, please bring it in to exchange the old for new. Monday to Friday, 8 am to 3 pm  Maintenance Fee: $20 paid upon receipt of Chromebook  Cash or money order ONLY

Chromebook Pick-Up for Grades 6 & 7

If you currently have a district-owned device, please bring it in to exchange the old for new.

Monday to Friday, 8 am to 3 pm

Maintenance Fee: $20 paid upon receipt of Chromebook

Cash or money order ONLY

Required Google Daily Attendance Form

Please be reminded that all students must complete their Google Daily Attendance Form in order to be counted as present for the day. This is for Hybrid Out days when students are not in person and for students who are Full remote. Teachers post this form in the Google Advisory. If you have any questions about this Attendance form, please do not hesitate to reach out. We will begin to provide you with regular reminders when students do not complete the form. Most importantly, the form must be completed by 8:35 am. Thanks you in advance for your support in ensuring your child is counted as present each day.

iReady Testing Schedule

For Hybrid Students (Students that learn at school 2 days a week and from home 3 days a week)

  • When: November 30th - December 15th

  • Where: On Hybrid Out Days at Home

  • Who: All hybrid students grades 1 - 4 and 8 - 12

  • How: Your child’s teacher will be giving more information and adding the assessment to their assignments on Seesaw/Google Classroom. Students will log in through Clever.


For In-Person Students (Students that learn at school 4.5 days a week)

  • When: November 12th - 24th

  • Where: In School

  • Who: All students in sub-separate programs

  • How: Your child’s teacher will be giving more information on specific dates, etc.

Concerned Parents of RCMS

Invite you to a town hall meeting

Tuesday, December 8, 2020

6 – 7:30 pm

RSVP by Friday, December 4, 2020

Link to Zoom meeting

https://us02web.zoom.us/j/83102635145?pwd=Wk9yVHRUZ3ZMUHhlUHppNFBEWXRCUT09

Meeting ID: 831 0263 5145

Passcode: Randolph

Progress Reports

Access your child's schedule, progress reports and grades in IPASS

Attached to this Newsletter are:


  1. IPASS Instructions
  2. Google Classroom Instructions
  3. Expectations for Remote Learners
  4. 2020-2021 Report Card Dates (Updated 11/10)
TRYOUTS START  JANUARY 4TH  INTERESTED IN PLAYING?  MUST IN GOOD ACADEMIC STANDING MUST HAVE A CURRENT MEDICAL PHYSICAL ON FILE  VISIT BLUEDEVILSATHLETICS.COM TO REGISTER FOR THE WINTER SEASON

Basketball Tryouts

TRYOUTS START JANUARY 4TH


Interested in playing?

1. Must be in good academic standing

2. Must have a current medical physical on file


VISIT BLUEDEVILSATHLETICS.COM TO REGISTER FOR THE WINTER SEASON

Normal Food Distribution Schedule will resume on 11/30/20

PLEASE MAKE SURE THAT YOUR CHILD HAS AN ACTIVE GMAIL ACCOUNT AND CHECKS IT EVERYDAY FOR IMPORTANT UPDATES

Sign into your Randolph gmail and accept the invitation to the WIN Wednesday Google Classroom

Step 1: Sign into RCMS gmail account

Step 2: Username: sXXXXXX@randolph.k12..ma.us

Step 3: Password: Fyyyymmdd (Capital F is first letter of first name.)

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Following the Protocol

We are working diligently to keep our school community and our students are becoming champions in following the COVID-19 protocols.

Above: 6th Graders are maintaining social distance as they are dismissed from school

Below: Our quiet hallways mean our classrooms are bustling with the excitement of teaching and learning.

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RCMS School Site Council Meeting Dates


If you have any questions about the RCMS School Site Council meeting dates, please contact Micah Logan at micahlogan1@gmail.com. The meetings are scheduled for the 3rd Wednesday at 6:00pm

December 16, 2020

January 20, 2021

February 17, 2021

March 17, 2021

April 21,2021

May 19, 2021

June 16, 2021

RMS School Site Council Meeting Agenda and Minutes

W.I.N. Wednesday

WIN Wednesday is a remote school day for all students except for our in-person students. SELECTED students will be invited to "live" Zoom sessions for extra support and/or band and chorus. Students will be informed by their teachers We expect all students to log-in to their Google classes for their assignments for the day. Only students who have logged-in, completed their assignments and submitted their Google Daily Attendance Form will receive credit for the day.

Power Outage

In the event of the inevitable power outage please make sure your child remains logged on and patiently waits to hear from us. Our Director of Facilities will contact the Town of Randolph to determine if the outage is for a few minutes or if it will be longer. We will communicate this to families as soon as we hear from Director of Facilities. When we are back up and running, we expect students to continue with their scheduled classes and assignments for the day.