Welcome to Renaissance Elementary!

Welcome Back RCIS
Students and Families

School Reopening Target Dates

2020-2021 School Hours

Preschool and Kindergarten (Ms. Allaire, Ms. Silva, and Mrs. Rose)

Monday-Friday 8am-3pm

Grades 1-5 Hybrid Cohort C1-C2
(Ms. Corso, Ms. G, Ms. Mackes, Ms. Whipp, and Mr. Cohen)

Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday  8am4pm
Wednesday (remote for all) 8am-3pm

Grades 4-5 Distant Academy Cohort D
(Mrs. Barnes and Mrs. Watson/Ms. Crowther)

Monday-Friday 8am-3pm

What's New at Renaissance?

Each day before sending your student to school please use the checklist below. Doing this daily will ensure your child is healthy for school to keep them and others safe. 

Daily Screener: English
Daily Screener: Kiche
Daily Screener Portuguese
Daily Screener Spanish

Connecting with your child's teacher or any RCIS staff has never been so easy. No matter the language you speak at home, you can now use the interpreter system to call school and speak with any RCIS staff member with a live interpreter translating.  
RCIS Interpreter English RCIS Interpreter K'iche RCIS Interpreter Port RCIS Interpreter Spanish

Has any of your information changed since last school year including your phone number (mobile or home), your address, your email, or any information in regards to your emergency contacts?
Please contact Ms. Alda (508-997-4511 ext 55550) at RCIS front office to update. 

To receive updated information from the New Bedford Public School District
please text Y to 67587

At Renaissance, we pledge to demonstrate the qualities of Phoenix PRIDE PERSEVERANCE We keep on trying even when it is hard RESPECT We treat ALL others as we would want to be treated. 
INTEGRITY We do the right thing even when no one is looking.
DETERMINATION We are driven to achieve and succeed in all we do. 
EXCELLENCE We strive to become better friends and students than we were yesterday.

Upcoming Events

Calendars and
Important Cohort Dates
2020-2021 School Calendar English
2020-2021 School Calendar K'iche
2020-2021 School Calendar Port
2020-2021 School Calendar Spanish

Cohort B returns to school October 5
Preschool and Kindergarten 
B1 in school Monday and Tuesday
    remote Wednesday-Friday 

B2 in school Thursday and Friday
     remote Monday-Wednesday
**Preschool is not remote on Wednesday**

Cohort C returns to school October 19
Grades 1-5
C1 in school Monday and Tuesday
     remote Wednesday-Friday

C2 in school Thursday and Friday
     remote Monday-Wednesday