Magnet News

January 7, 2022

Asynchronous work from Tuesday & Wednesday due by Sunday to count for attendance

Asynchronous Learning Days Jan. 4 and 5

o Student attendance for the asynchronous learning days on January 4th and 5th will be based on evidence of completion and submission of learning tasks.

o Students must complete and submit their learning tasks no later than Sunday, January 9th at 11:59 p.m.

o Attendance will be updated for parents and students to see in Infinite Campus by the end of next week.

School Lunch Routes Start Monday

Please be advised that RCPS food routes will be running from January 10th to 14th, 2022. Meals will also be available for pickup at several school locations. For locations and delivery times and additional food resources, visit www.rockdaleschools.org/meals

Rockdale Magnet Fund Board Meeting this Tuesday at 6pm

Join us for the Rockdale Magnet Fund Board Meeting this Tuesday Night from 6-7:30pm via the Zoom Meeting link below.
https://us02web.zoom.us/j/7248936114

Meeting ID: 724 893 6114

Rockdale County PTA hosts Facebook Live Forum

Rockdale County PTA Council invitation to Facebook Live forum

Academic Support Opportunities

Free Tutoring! Access Tutor.com via ClassLink for Live On-Demand Help at Home! AP Courses are Included!

Reminder: Rockdale County Public Schools (RCPS) and Tutor.com, one of the world’s largest online tutoring services, have partnered to provide live, online tutoring services for RCPS students. Through this partnership, quarantined RCPS students in grades 6-12 can access live tutors on-demand, 24 hours a day, seven days a week, from Tutor.com for 1-to-1 learning support. RCPS students in grades K-12 can access the same expert tutors afterschool.


The service provides homework help across more than 120 subjects, along with drop-off essay review and test prep.


Students can access Tutor.com through the ClassLink landing page in any internet browser on their school-issued laptop or device, which will automatically sign in the student to their account. Or they can visit https://launchpad.classlink.com/rockdale.

Key Parent & Guardian Information

Submitting Excuse Notes

Excuse notes can be brought to Magnet’s front office or submitted via email to

MagnetOffice@rockdale.k12.ga.us .Please note that excuse notes must be submitted within 3 days of your student’s return to school.

Free COVID-19 Testing

RCPS continues to offer free COVID-19 testing for students and their parents over the next several weeks. Currently testing requires pre-registration by going to www.freecovidtesting.us and selecting Registration, then Covid testing, then Rockdale County Schools. Testing is available on the dates below.


January 10-13, 2022 at RCA, 1064 Culpepper Dr. (9:30 a.m. - 5:30 p.m.) Pre-registration is required


For all the details including the full schedule of dates, times and locations, please visit our website at www.rockdaleschools.org/covid19testing

You are not alone. Help is in your hand! When life is making you lonely or feel that no one understands, let your fingers do the talking for you. Use your phone to CHAT, TEXT, or CALL anytime, day or night, to reach a mental health professional for support.   • Download the MyGCAL app for your Android or Apple device to access assistance 24/7, 365 days a year!  • Touch CHAT, TEXT or CALL in the app to receive immediate support from a caring GCAL professional including licensed clinicians.  • Or call the Georgia Crisis and Access Line (GCAL) at 1-800-715-4225.  MyGCAL is specifically designed for Georgia’s youth to get help in times of need.  You are not alone... click or call the Georgia Crisis and Access Line (GCAL) at 1-800-715-4225. #NotAloneRCPS No estás solo. ¡La ayuda está en tu mano! Cuando la vida te esté haciendo sentir solo o sintiendo que nadie entiende, deja que tus dedos hablen por ti. Utiliza tu teléfono para CHAT, TEXTO, o LLAMADA en cualquier momento, de día o de noche, para ponerte en contacto con un profesional de salud mental para obtener apoyo.   • Descarga la aplicación MyGCAL para tu dispositivo Android o Apple para acceder a la asistencia 24/7, 365 días al año!  • Toqua CHAT, TEXTO o LLAMADA en la aplicación para recibir el apoyo inmediato de un profesional de GCAL, incluye médicos con licencia.  • O llama a la Línea de Crisis y Acceso de Georgia (GCAL) al 1-800-715-4225.  MyGCAL está diseñado específicamente para que los jóvenes de Georgia obtengan ayuda en momentos de necesidad.  No estás solo... haga clic o llame a la Línea de Crisis y Acceso de Georgia (GCAL) al 1-800-715-4225. #NotAloneRCPS
RMSST Clubs & Teams Instagram handles. Please see Mrs. Baskett or club sponsors for additional information if needed.

PBIS School Wide Rules with RCHS

Be Respectful

Be Responsible

Be On time

Be Ready to Learn

Rockdale Magnet School Mission

The mission of RMSST, a specialized research-focused learning community, is to foster and produce students who think ethically, critically, and independently while excelling in competitive academic environments and demonstrating high standards and expectations.