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Opportunity Fair for Summer and After-School Programs

The 10th Annual PAGE (Parent Advocates for Gifted Education) Opportunity Fair will take place on Feb. 22 at South Milwaukee High School, 901 15th Ave., South Milwaukee.

Reminder: All Schools 2-Hour Early Release Feb. 14

This Friday, Feb. 14 is a 2-hour early release for all RUSD schools. All schools will dismiss two hours earlier than normal

2014 Racine PTA Council Scholarship Applications Available

Application forms are now available for this year's Racine PTA Council scholarship program. At least 20 scholarships of $1,000 each will be awarded to graduating seniors in the Racine Unified School District.

Park to Present Rodgers and Hammerstein's Oklahoma!

Park High School will present Rodgers and Hammerstein's Oklahoma! on March 20 at 7:30 p.m. and March 23 at 3 p.m. Tickets are $8 for adults and $5 for students and seniors.

February is Career & Technical Education Month

February is Career & Technical Education (CTE) month. RUSD offers a wide variety of CTE programs and classes to help students meet the North Star Vision - that all students graduate career and/or college ready.

Calendar Changes to Make Up Inclement Weather Days

Because we have closed schools four days this year due to extremely cold weather conditions, the following changes to the school calendar have been implemented to make-up the missed days: 

Racine Unified to Hold Two ACT Boot Camps This Spring

Racine Unified will hold two ACT Boot Camps to assist students in preparing for the upcoming ACT exams. Students will complete practice tests, learn about helpful test taking tips and be given a preparation schedule leading up to the exam.

Park Basketball Coach Takes Stand on Bullying

Check out this great article from the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel on first-year Park H

Case HS Basketball Game Canceled for Saturday, Feb. 1

The Case High School boys basketball game vs. Appleton Saturday, Feb. 1 is canceled. 

Horlick High School to Host Annual Jazz Festival Feb. 20

The Horlick High School Jazz Ensemble, under the direction of Rex Rukavina, will present their annual Jazz Festival on Thursday, Feb. 20 at 7 p.m. in the J.L. Mooney Theater at Horlick High School, 2119 Rapids Drive.

Horlick Varsity Dance Team Advances to State

Horlick Varsity Dance Team

The Horlick High School Varsity Dance Team competed at the Wisconsin Association of Cheer/Pom Coaches Southern Regional Competition at Watertown High School on Saturday, January 25, 2014.

Video of Supt. Haws Presenting Raising Racine Plan

At a community event on Jan. 14, RUSD Superintendent Dr.

Horlick Teacher is WISN January Top Teacher

Kate Possing

Horlick High School Teacher Kate Possing is WISN's January Top Teacher.

RUSD Students Celebrate MLK Day With Service to Seniors

MLK Day with Seniors

By Jan Johnson “What is this, a W?” asked a Becker Shoop resident as she picked up a small letter from the table being used to make crafts on Monday morning.

Orientation for Incoming Sixth-Grade Families Feb. 3

Racine Unified School District middle schools will host orientation for incoming sixth graders on Feb. 3 at the following times: Gilmore Middle School

Registration for P-COC Program Starts March 5

P-COC (Parent Child Oriented Classroom) is a 3 year old program offered through the Racine Unified School District. It offers the unique opportunity for parents to work with their children in the classroom.

Park High School Jazz Festival Jan. 30

The Park High School Jazz Department will present their annual Jazz Festival on Thursday, Jan. 30 at 7 p.m. in the John Burns Theater at Park, 1901 12th St.

January 2014 is Mentoring Month in Wisconsin and Racine

January 2014 is Mentoring Month in Wisconsin as proclaimed by Gov. Scott Walker.

Students Give Back to Community in Honor of Dr. King

150 RUSD students dedicated the morning of Martin Luther King Jr. Day to giving back to the community in honor of Dr. King. These students volunteered at community sites in Racine.

Park Celebrates Four Winners in Statewide Scholastic Art Competition

Park Scholastic Art Honorees

The Park High School Art Department is pleased to announce four award winners in the Wisconsin section of the National Scholastic Art and Writing Competition of 2014. The winners from Park and their artwork are: