RCDS Ready is our comprehensive strategy to welcome our community back to campus this fall. The procedures outlined here reflect the mandates set in place by the state of NJ, recommendations from the CDC, Monmouth County Regional Health Commission as well as RCDS educational, health, and facilities professionals.
August 30-31, September 1: Faculty Meetings September 2: New Student Orientation September 8: School Begins for Beginners–8th Grade September 9: School Begins for Early Childhood September 16: No School – Yom Kippur October 11: No School - Columbus Day October 28: Early Dismissal for Lower School – Parent/Teacher Conferences November 3&4: Early Dismissal for Upper School – Parent/Teacher Conferences November 20: Thanksgiving Break Begins for Students November 22&23: Faculty in for Professional Development November 29: School Reopens December 18 - January 2: Winter Break January 3: School Reopens January 17: No School - Martin Luther King, Jr. Day January 27: Early Dismissal for Lower School – Parent/Teacher Conferences February, 21-22: No School - Presidents’ Day & Phi Beta Kappa Day March 9: No School for Upper School – Student Led Conferences March 12 - March 27: Spring Break March 28: School Reopens April 15: No School - Good Friday May 5: Early Dismissal for Lower School – Parent/Teacher Conferences May 30: No School - Memorial Day June 9: Last Day for Early Childhood June 10: Last Day of School for Beginners - 8th Grade | Class Day | Commencement
The Gator Pledge represents our mutual commitment to the health and safety of our community and our recognition that, especially during these challenging times, our actions affect all of our RCDS community members. We thank you in advance for your adherence to these principles, and we ask that you electronically acknowledge receipt of the pledge and your family's willingness to abide by it.