Please be informed that there are many rumors circulating about clowns in Rome and near our schools, NONE of them are true. The district will be the first to report any credible concerns to our families and community. Thank you & have a great day!! Peter Blake, Superintendent of Schools, @pblake_RomeCSD
The Rome Teacher Center and Rome Teachers Association, invites you to join the Rome City School District as we celebrate our community and work to raise awareness and understanding around the topic of bullying. “Activities and events will be taking place from Friday, September 30th through Monday, October 3rd,” said Jessica Lattimore, Teacher at Staley and one of the organizers of this event.
Rome is one of three schools in the country that will receive a national grant from the American Federation of Teachers (AFT). The announcement made on September 22nd, via a phone news conference will extend the AFT’s efforts to create multiple pathways and diverse options for children and families to succeed.
Rome Free Academy is pleased to announce that one student has been selected to the Women’s Chorus All-State ensemble. Rebecca Matte, 11th grader will participate in concerts held at the acclaimed Eastman Theatre in Rochester, NY during the annual Winter Conference of the New York State School Music Association (NYSSMA) to be held from December 1 – 4, 2016.
Bethany M. Weir, a senior at Rome Free Academy has been named a semifinalist for the 2017 National Merit Scholarship Program.