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Welcome to the RCPS Newsroom! The newsroom contains the latest photos and news stories about RCPS students, schools, employees, and the Roanoke School Board. We share recaps of School Board meetings, highlight achievements of our students and staff, and post important reminders.

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School Board Recap: Feedback requested for transportation recommendations
11/18/2022
To reduce the number of late buses caused by a lack of bus drivers, Roanoke City Public Schools’ Transportation Work Group has created two potential temporary options, with a full report to be presented at the December School Board meeting.
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Provide Your Input
11/11/2022
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RVGS Counselor Receives Yale Educator Award
10/03/2022
Roanoke Valley Governor’s School for Science & Technology School Counseling Coordinator Kathy Sebolt recently received the Yale Educator Award.
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Meet Our New Administrators
08/22/2022
Click here to meet our new administrators.
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Annual Program Provides Elementary Students with Glimpse of their Future
07/26/2022
5-5-5 allows 5th graders enrolled in RCPS+ the opportunity to experience five different career paths in five days.
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COVID-19
10/01/2021
Click READ MORE for the latest communications regarding COVID-19 and our schools.
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Re-Opening Schools
05/25/2021
Click READ MORE for the latest information about the Plan for Safe Return to In-Person Instruction and Continuity of Services
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