The Gifford School 4K students are celebrating the Week of the Young Child this week. Today they put on a parade for their friends and family. Each class made their own float containing artwork from the children.
Great things are happening in the Racine Unified School District every day! We are thrilled at the progress our students are making and will continue to share our results and exciting initiatives underway.
RUSD Middle Schools will hold orientation for incoming 6th graders and their families on Tuesday, March 28 from 6:30 – 7:30 p.m. Please see below for details regarding each school’s program.
Summer School 2017 will be held June 15 - July 27. All students are encouraged to attend Summer School! Students do not need to be referred by their teachers.
Gifford School and NAMI Racine County are pleased to have Dr. Mervin Langley of Clinical Psychology Associates share information about Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD) in this FREE presentation.
On Tuesday, Jan. 31, RUSD invited elementary school families with children in grades K-5 to a special presentation regarding Origo Stepping Stones.
The 2017-2018 School Choice window closed Jan. 15. Currently, our School Data team is working through the process of running the lottery.
Thank you to the nearly 1,500 community members and RUSD staff who provided valuable thoughts, ideas and hopes for what will make our middle schools a great choice.
Gifford students grades 5-8 have been invited to audition for the musical production "Camp Rocks" hosted by Jerstad-Agerholm's K8 campus.
Want to attend a school other than your boundary school? RUSD offers an opportunity for families who would like to apply for enrollment into one of RUSD’s magnet, charter or alternative schools or a school that is not your boundary school.
During weather or other emergencies, RUSD will now notify parents and guardians via text message.
Winter is upon us! In the event of inclement weather, here’s how you can learn about school closures or modifications to the school day.
All RUSD 3rd graders visit the Racine Zoo for a Wildlife Explorers Program. Each program features interactive, live animal demonstrations. Here are Mrs. Vick's students learning!
Gifford Gators are so honored and thankful to have a supportive PTA that organizes school-wide events for us! Today was popcorn day! All students received a bag of Gator Pride Popcorn!
Click here to get a link to our PTA spirit wear order form! Orders and payment are due Oct 26th.
This week is School Nutrition Association’s National School Lunch Week! This week recognizes the importance of a healthy school lunch and the impact it has on a child’s life both inside and outside of the classroom.
RUSD's central office was pleasantly surprised to receive more than 120 handwritten thank you cards from Gifford 6th graders for the work that went in to transforming the school to a K-8.
RUSD's emergency contact information is now online! This means that all the information that was once on the paper emergency cards is now stored in Infinite Campus.