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New Schools

​In the fall of 2017, RUSD welcomed students to the new REAL School.

REAL School

The Racine Engineering, Arts and Leadership (REAL) School was founded in 2000 and maintains a vision of helping young people become excited about learning.


In the fall of 2016, RUSD welcomed students to three new schools!

Olympia Brown Elementary School

The new Olympia Brown Elementary School is a science-focused school where students will get hands-on learning and experience to better prepare them for careers of the future.

Olympia Brown Elementary School

Knapp Elementary School

The new Knapp Elementary School is the first community school in Racine. Partnering with the United Way of Racine County, the new Knapp will strive to build partnerships with community resources to focus on academic, health, social services and community development and engagement. The goal of the community school is to improve student learning while building stronger families and healthy communities.

 Knapp Elementary School

Gifford School

Gifford School exapnded to welcome students in grades 6-8, making it a K-8 campus!

 Gifford School