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Rye Middle

Rye High

About Our School

  • Rye Middle School (RMS) offers a rich learning environment that supports the academic performance, personal development and social growth of 819 students in grades 6 - 8 in Rye, NY.  The school’s organization, curriculum, pedagogy and programs are based on the developmental readiness, needs and interests of our students.  RMS administration, faculty and staff are committed to a comprehensive, shared vision of a school culture that includes:

    • Educators who value working with this age group and are prepared to do so
    • Courageous, collaborative leadership
    • A shared vision that guides decisions
    • An inviting, supportive, and safe environment
    • High expectations for every member of the learning community
    • Students and teachers engaged in active learning
    • Adult advocates for every student

     We provide:

    • Curriculum that is relevant, challenging, integrative and exploratory
    • Multiple learning and teaching approaches that respond to their diversity
    • Assessment and evaluations programs that promote quality learning
    • Organizational structures that support meaningful relationships and learning
    • School-wide efforts and policies that foster health, wellness, and safety
    • Multifaceted guidance and support services *

    In addition to the challenging academic programs and the rich array of electives, RMS offers a broad range of after school clubs and intramural sports.

    RMS appreciates the partnership it has with the Parent Organization and is grateful for the support it provides, from funding programs to parents volunteering time at special events.

    Thank you for visiting our home page.  Please explore our website for a more complete profile of our school.

    * This We Believe:  Keys to Educating Your Adolescents (NMSA 2010)

District News

  • RHS/RMS 3rd and 4th Quarter Grade Weighting

    After extensive conversations with faculty, department coordinators, and administrators, and in conjunction with Superintendent Byrne and Assistant Superintendent for Curriculum, Instruction and Assessment Sheryl Goffman, we have made a decision about grading for quarters 3 and 4 of the 2019-20 school year for RMS and RHS students.

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  • Additional Advanced Placement Testing Information from the College Board

    Today, the College Board announced more information regarding its plans for the 2020 Advanced Placement testing.

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  • The Academy at Rye High School

    On behalf of the Rye High School faculty and administrators, I would like to express our wish that you and your families remain healthy and safe. All of us are currently hard at work providing remote learning to our students. We are also planning an exciting new opportunity that we will provide to students in the 2020-21 school year - “The Academy” at Rye High School.

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  • RCSD Athletic Director Announcement

    Michael Arias, the District’s Director of Health, Physical Education, and Athletics has accepted a position as Director of Athletics in the Tarrytowns, effective this coming July. Attached, please find a letter he shared with his colleagues.

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  • RCSD Spring Break Update

    The past few weeks have been challenging for all members of our community, and especially for our children. As educators we recognize taking children out of their routines, providing instruction remotely, and limiting their social circles has a real impact.

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  • RCSD Optional Remote Learning Information Sessions - Week 2

    Our optional online Parent University sessions around remote learning have been well-received and will continue this week.

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  • New York State School Closure Update

    During today's press conference, Governor Andrew Cuomo announced that all New York State schools will remain closed until April 15, at which point there will be a reassessment of the situation.

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  • RCSD Community Update

    As we wrap up our second week of remote learning, I have been hearing wonderful feedback about the work our faculty, staff, and students are doing and anticipate that we will continue to evolve our practice and build on the success of the first weeks.

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  • RCSD Special Education Update

    We will be resuming CSE and 504 meetings starting next week. The Special Education office staff will be sending out a Google Calendar invitation for the date and time of your child’s scheduled meeting.

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