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RUSD Schools Celebrate International Day of Peace

students celebrating day of peace with pinwheels

RUSD elementary schools celebrated the Day of Peace with an outdoor event where students decorated pinwheels, sang songs and drew what peace means to them in an effort to promote peace at their school and in their lives. 

ACT Practice Test Day is Sept. 25 for all Juniors, No School Grades 9, 10 & 12

All RUSD high school juniors will participate in the ACT practice test on Tuesday, Sept. 25. Because of this, there will be no school for students in grades 9, 10 and 12. 

Hot off the Press! Check Out Our 2018 Academies of Racine Annual Report

The Racine Unified School District is excited to unveil our first Academies of Racine Annual Report to our community! This report is full of stories highlighting our talented and impressive students and staff. Take a look now and make sure to share the news!

Case High School Graduate Dwight Holley Earns Ford Blue Oval STEM Scholarship

Case High School graduate Dwight Holley earned the Ford Blue Oval STEM Scholarship – earning $2,500 toward his higher education, renewable for four years!

Welcome Back, RUSD!

On Tuesday, Sept. 4, RUSD welcomed back nearly 20,000 students for the 2018-2019 school year.

RUSD New Logo, New Look!

During the last 18 months, RUSD asked staff, families and the Racine community for their input and ideas about what they would like to see in a new District logo.

RUSD Celebrates 10 IB Full Diploma Graduates

Congratulations to the 10 International Baccalaureate (IB) Full Diploma graduates and IB Scholars from Case High School this year!

RUSD Celebrates 57 2018 AP Scholars Including 2 National Scholars!

RUSD is celebrating the hard work of 57 high school students for achieving AP Scholar status in 2018, including two National AP Scholars!

Open House Information 2018

RUSD elementary, middle and high schools will hold Open House to kick off the 2018-2019 school year. Please click for dates and times.

2018-2019 Schedule Pick Up and Registration Information

RUSD middle and high schools will hold schedule pick-up and registration for all students. Click here to see dates, times and locations.

Wisconsin Statewide Parent Educator Initiative (WSPEI) Training Opportunities for Families of Children with Disabilities 2018-2019


What is Parents in Partnership?  Parents in Partnership (PIP) is a statewide program which deepens the ability of families and educators to improve outcomes for students with disabilities. 

Schools of Hope 2018-19 Tutors Needed

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We are officially accepting Schools of Hope volunteer tutor applications for the 2018-19 school year. All applicants must pass a background check and attend training.

Join Us for the Summer Musical: Annie on August 16 through 18 at Case High School

Annie Flyer

When: August 16 – 18, 7:00 pm Where: Case High School Adults: $10, Students: $5

Join Us for the Summer School Musical: Hunchback of Notre Dame August 2 through 4

Don't miss out on attending 'The Hunchback of Notre Dame'! August 2-4, 7 p.m. at Horlick High School. TICKETS AVAILABLE AT THE DOOR ONLY.

RUSD Students Attend First African American Female Institute

Roughly 50 Racine Unified 9th graders got the opportunity to attend AAFI, the first African American Female Institute.

Attention 8th Graders: Sign up for the Summer Bridge Program Today!

Incoming Case, Horlick and Park High School students are encouraged to sign up for the Summer Bridge Program running August 13-16, from 8 a.m. - noon.

Sophomores & Juniors: Sign Up for ACT Prep this Summer

If you are taking the ACT for the first time or are looking to improve your score, this class is for you! Students will learn prep strategies that will specifically assist students in learning the essential study skills needed to do well on the ACT.

Gifford Student, Alex Hart-Upendo, Wins State Merit In Discovery Education 3M Young Scientist Challenge

Discovery Education and 3M have announced that Alex Hart-Upendo, a  fifth grade  student from Gifford School (Racine Unified School District) has been named the state merit winner for Wisconsin in the Discovery Education 3M Young Scientist Challenge, the nation’s premier middle school science competition. 

Case High School Dance Team Holds Dance Clinic on August 16

Case Dance Clinic Flyer

The Case High School Dance Team will hold a dance clinic on Thursday, August 16 from 4:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m. with a game-time performance on Friday, August 17 at 5:30 p.m.

Congratulations, Class of 2018!

The weekend of June 8, RUSD celebrated high school graduation with wonderful ceremonies on Case, Horlick, Park, Walden and The R.E.A.L. School.