News

2018

  • May

    Athletics Awards Presented

    May 25, 2018 – Major athletics awards were given at today’s assembly, with more than a few students sitting on the edge of their seats.
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  • They're Hatching!

    May 11, 2018 – We began an embryology unit in Kindergarten by discussing the difference between oviparous (hatch from an egg) and viviparous (give birth to live offspring) animals.
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  • Fourth Grade Sings at Citi Field

    May 2, 2018 – RCS students (with a little help from music teacher Lainie Zades) knocked it out of the park!
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  • Portfolio 2018

    May 1, 2018 – The Portfolio Show opened on the Upper Campus to rave reviews.
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  • April

    Celebrating Earth Day 2018

    April 19, 2018 – Eco-savvy second graders showed off their class upcycling project – and RCS spirit – at the Lower Campus Earth Day “Gallery Walk.”
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  • Second Grade Ceramic Owls

    April 2018 – Students in art teacher Geri Heinrich's classes have been creating owls in honor of the School’s Centennial; first graders assembled paper collages, fourth graders created antiqued embossed owls, and second graders made these ceramic owls. 
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  • Service Learning News

    March/April 2018  At RCS service learning events, students have been learning more about the concept of philanthropy, what it means to be a good neighbor, and how their acts of kindness and generosity make a difference in the lives of others.
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  • Against the Odds

    April 5, 2018 – Fourth graders visited Endeavor Therapeutic Horsemanship in Mount Kisco, New York, on a field trip designed to complement their Language Arts curriculum.
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  • STEAM Fair 2018

    March 15, 2018  Elementary school scientists impressed and inspired: from a student-built solar oven, to memory testing research, to a Guinea [Pig] Pulley (designed to provide exercise for an overweight pet)!


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  • March

    Winter Sports 2018

    March 2018  Rippowam Cisqua had a strong winter season on the ice and on the courts. Heres the basketball, squash, and hockey wrap-up.
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  • All About Night

    February 23, 2018 – “Night Party, Night Party,” the Kindergartners chanted as they ran down the hall with their flashlights to begin an evening of culminating activities for their Night Unit.
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  • February

    Our American Mosaic

    January 2018 – The first grade social studies curriculum at RCS takes students on a “world tour” that begins in the United States.
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  • Midnight Run

    Friday, January 26 – RCS ninth graders, partnering with volunteer organization Midnight Run, traveled to NYC on a cold winter night to distribute food, clothing, and toiletries to the homeless. 
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  • Talented RCS Students

    February 2018  The Scholastic Art & Writing Awards are presented each year to students in Grades 7-12 with exceptional artistic and literary talent.
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  • January

    Team Ripp Robotics

    January 21, 2018 – Rippowam Cisqua’s robotics team had a strong showing at FIRST LEGO League’s all-day competition at Solomon Schechter School of Westchester – the RCS team placed fourth overall.
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  • Minidrone Maneuvers

    January 11, 2018 – Eighth graders are programming drones in Allied Arts this term.
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  • Honoring Ashley Harrington

    November 21, 2017 – The RCS community came together in Centennial Hall to honor and celebrate Ashley Harrington on her retirement after 35 years of wonderful service to RCS.
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