April - 2014
|04-20||Horlick SkillsUSA Team Celebrates Military Veterans|
Horlick SkillsUSA American Spirit Leadership Team Celebrates Military Veterans
|04-20||McTeacher's Nights to Raise Money for RUSD Schools|
McTeacher's Nights to Raise Money for RUSD Schools
|04-19||Mitchell Middle Symphonic Band Receives Excellent Rating|
Mitchell Middle Symphonic Band Receives Excellent Rating
|04-19||Barnes & Noble Bookfair to Benefit Mitchell Middle School|
Barnes & Noble Bookfair to Benefit Mitchell Middle School
|04-19||FCCLA Students Earn State Honors, Qualify for Nationals|
FCCLA Students Earn State Honors, Qualify for Nationals
|04-19||Park HOSA Chapter Receives Chapter of the Year Honors|
Park HOSA Chapter Receives Chapter of the Year Honors
|04-17||Horlick Powerlifting Team Wins Team Championship|
Horlick Powerlifting Team Wins Combined Team Championship
|04-17||Students Compete in Third-Annual Gifford Math Meet|
Students Compete in Third-Annual Gifford Math Meet
|04-17||Students Serve Lunch at Fountain Hills With Senator|
Students Serve Lunch at Fountain Hills With Senator
|04-14||Summer School 2014 Catalogs Now Available!|
Summer School 2014 Catalogs Now Available!
|04-09||New Urban School Now Enrolling Students 4K-5th Grade|
New Urban School Now Enrolling Students 4K-5th Grade
|04-08||WKCE Scores Show Improvement for RUSD High Schools|
WKCE Scores Show Improvement for RUSD High Schools
|04-07||Case Students Compete in State DECA Conference|
The Case High School DECA Chapter recently finished competing at the 2014 DECA State Career Development Conference (SCDC) in Lake Geneva, Wis.
|04-07||Olympia Brown Choir Sings at State Capitol in Madison|
In March, the Olympia Brown Elementary School fourth and fifth-grade choir sang at the State Capitol in Madison for the WMEA (Wisconsin Music Educators Association) "Music in Our Schools" Month.
|04-07||Horlick SkillsUSA Students Volunteer at Local Job Fair|
On March 27, the Horlick High School SkillsUSA American Spirit Team volunteered at the Young Adult Job Fai.
|04-07||Gilmore Music Programs Receive Honors at Festival|
Gilmore Music Programs Receive Honors at Festival
|04-07||Free Public Program at RUSD Planetarium April 29 & May 6|
“STARS” will be the spring public program at the Racine Unified School District (RUSD) planetarium.
|04-07||Red Apple Elementary School Holds STEAM Fair|
On April 3, Red Apple Elementary School held its second-annual STEAM (science, technology, engineering, art and math) Fair.
|04-07||Virtual Learning Open Houses April 22, 24 & 29|
Virtual Learning Open Houses April 22, 24 & 29
|04-04||Students Win Awards in Scholastic in Writing Competition|
Students Win Awards in Scholastic in Writing Competition
|04-04||Lighthouse Brigade Junior Band Open House/First Rehearsal|
Lighthouse Brigade Junior Band Open House/First Rehearsal
|04-04||Mitchell Elementary & Middle School Updates|
Mitchell Elementary & Middle School Updates
March - 2014
|03-27||Office Depot Donates School Supplies & Money to Mitchell Schools|
Office Depot Donates School Supplies & Money to Mitchell Schools
|03-27||Preschool Program Offered for 3-5 Year Olds at Case|
Preschool Program Offered for 3-5 Year Olds at Case
|03-27||March Math Madness at S.C. Johnson Elementary School|
March Math Madness at S.C. Johnson Elementary School
|03-27||Park Key Club Receives Grant From Youth As Resources|
United Way of Racine County's Youth As Resources (YAR) has funded a community service projects led by the Park High School Key Club.
|03-27||Bull Fine Arts Students Perform "R World" to Promote Recycling|
Bull Fine Arts Students Perform "R Word" to Promote Recycling
|03-26||Park Student Headed to National DECA Competition|
Park High School student Jesse Ocanas took 6th place overall in the Retail Merchandising event at the state DECA competition.
|03-26||Red Apple PTA to Host Fair on Saturday, April 12|
The Red Apple PTA will hold the Red Apple Fair on Saturday, April 12 from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. at Red Apple Elementary.
|03-26||Horlick Theater Arts to Present “The Music Man”|
Meredith Willson’s The Music Man is coming to Racine at the Joseph L. Mooney Theater at Horlick High School, 2119 Rapids Drive, on April 4, 5, 11 and 12 at 7 p.m. and April 13 at 2 p.m.
|03-25||Take the RUSD Parent/Community Survey!|
Take the RUSD Parent/Community Survey! The survey is available in English and Spanish and will close on Sunday, May 11.
|03-24||Walden III Student Named Semifinalist in Geography Bee|
Walden III Student Named Semifinalist in Geography Bee
|03-24||RUSD High School Students Participate in Model UN|
RUSD High School Students Participate in Model UN
|03-18||Changes to 2014-2015 Racine Unified Calendar|
Changes to 2014-2015 Racine Unified Calendar
|03-14||Transition Day March 22 at Gateway Technical College|
RUSD will take part in Transition Day on Saturday, March 22 from 9 a.m. - noon in the Racine Building at Gateway Technical College, 1001 S Main St. in Racine.
|03-10||Racine Unified WSMA Large Group & Jazz Contest Results|
Racine Unified WSMA Large Group & Jazz Contest Results
|03-10||Case Student Crowned Miss Racine's Outstanding Teen|
Amy Stephan, a junior at Case High School, was crowned Miss Racine's Outstanding Teen on Jan. 11.
|03-10||Park High School Varsity Pom Pon Squad Tryouts|
Park High School Varsity Pom Pon Squad Tryouts
|03-10||Park High School Varsity Cheerleading Tryouts|
Park High School Varsity Cheerleading Tryouts
|03-10||Panther Prep Football Sign-Ups in March, April & May|
Panther Prep Football Sign-Ups in March, April & May
|03-07||Free Program at RUSD Planetarium March 18 & 20|
MarsQuest will be the March public program at the RUSD planetarium.
|03-07||Horlick Cheer & Stunt Team Takes First in State Competition|
Horlick High School Cheer and Stunt Team took First place in the State Cheer Competition in Large Cheer Dance, and at Badger State in the Co-Ed Varsity Division in Madison the weekend of Feb. 22-23.
|03-07||Gifford’s 26th Annual Indoor Carnival March 29|
“Surf’s Up!” at Gifford’s 26th Annual Indoor Carnival March 29
|03-07||Case HS Boys Basketball Sectional Final Tomorrow - Tickets at Door Only|
Case HS Boys Basketball Sectional Final Tomorrow - Tickets at Door Only
|03-07||Park High School Students Receive Awards in FCCLA Event|
Park High School Students Receive Awards in FCCLA Event
|03-06||Mitchell Middle Boys Basketball Team Wins Championship|
Congratulations to the Mitchell Middle School Boys Basketball team for winning the city Championship on Tuesday, March 4 at McKinley Middle School.
|03-06||Horlick Choirs to Present Choral Concert March 20|
On Thursday, March 20, the five choirs of Horlick High School will present a choral concert titled “I’ve Been In The Storm.”
|03-06||Summer School 2014: It's Academic!|
Project-based classes in reading and math (for grades 4K-8). high school make-up classes and Virtual Learning classes will be offered.
|03-06||We Are Mitchell: Elementary Students Return to School|
Mitchell Elementary School students returned to school on Wednesday, March 5 at Wind Point Elementary School.
|03-03||Walden Academic Decathlon Students to Compete at State|
The Walden III USAD (United States Academic Decathlon) team will compete in the state USAD championship during the week of March 10.
|03-03||McTeacher's Nights to Raise Money for RUSD Schools|
McTeacher's Nights to Raise Money for RUSD Schools
February - 2014
|02-26||Racine Unified National Geography Bee Winners|
Racine Unified National Geography Bee Winners
|02-25||REAL School PTSA Fundraiser at Domino’s Pizza Feb. 26|
REAL School PTSA Fundraiser at Domino’s Pizza Feb. 26
|02-24||4 and 5-Year-Old Kindergarten Registration Now Open|
4 and 5-Year-Old Kindergarten Registration Now Open!
|02-24||Just Add Kids Expo at Case High School April 5|
Just Add Kids Expo at Case High School April 5
|02-24||Starbuck Students Receive Inspiration Award at First Lego League Regional Tournament|
Starbuck Students Receive Inspiration Award at First Lego League Regional Tournament
|02-24||Lighthouse Brigade Band Recruitment/Parent Info Night|
Lighthouse Brigade Band Recruitment/Parent Information Night
|02-21||Horlick Students Excel at Regional SkillsUSA Contest|
On Feb. 14, the SkillsUSA chapter from Horlick High School participated in the SkillsUSA Regional Competition held at Gateway SC Johnson iMET Center.
|02-20||Park Cheerleaders to Compete in State Competition|
The Park High School Varsity Cheerleading team will compete in the state competition on Feb. 22.
|02-19||Jefferson Lighthouse Class Gives Shout Out on WISN 12|
Jefferson Lighthouse Class Gives School Shout Out on WISN 12
|02-19||Walden III Dinner & Dancing Pops Concert Postponed|
Walden III 2nd Annual Dinner & Dancing Pops Concert Postponed
|02-17||Case, Horlick & Park Freshmen Orientation Feb. 24|
Case, Horlick and Park High Schools will host its freshmen orientation on Monday, Feb. 24.
|02-15||Digital Safety Presentation Feb. 19: Internet, Cell Phones & Social Media|
RUSD in partnership with SC Johnson presents The Dark Side of Digital Technology: Internet, Cell Phones and Social Media on Feb. 19.
|02-14||Horlick vs. Case Boys Basketball Game Policies Feb. 14|
Horlick vs. Case Boys Basketball Game Policies Feb. 14
|02-13||Case Performing Arts to Present FAME The Musical|
On Feb. 28 and March 1, 2, 6 and 7, the Case High School Performing Arts will present FAME the musical at Case.
|02-12||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.
|02-11||2014-2015 RUSD Calendar Now Available Online|
2014-2015 RUSD Calendar Now Available Online
|02-10||Reminder: All Schools 2-Hour Early Release Feb. 14|
Friday, Feb. 14 is a 2-hour early release for all RUSD schools.
|02-10||2014 Racine PTA Council Scholarship Applications Available|
Application forms are now available for this year's Racine PTA Council scholarship program.
|02-10||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.
|02-10||February is Career & Technical Education Month|
RUSD offers a wide variety of Career & Technical Education programs and classes to prepare students for the future.
|02-06||Calendar Changes to Make Up Inclement Weather Days|
School Calendar Changes to Make Up Inclement Weather Days
|02-06||School Choice & Boundary Exception Applications Due to Enrollment Center by March 17|
The application period for School Choice and Boundary Exception for the 2014-2015 school year will be Feb. 10 - March 17, 2014.
|02-06||Racine Unified to Hold Two ACT Boot Camps This Spring|
Racine Unified to Hold Two ACT Boot Camps This Spring
|02-05||Park Basketball Coach Takes Stand on Bullying|
Check a great article from the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel on first-year Park High School girls basketball coach Carey Palacios.
|02-01||Case HS Basketball Game Canceled for Saturday, Feb. 1|
Case HS Basketball Game Canceled for Saturday, Feb. 1
January - 2014
|01-31||Horlick High School to Host Annual Jazz Festival Feb. 20|
The Horlick High School Jazz Ensemble will present their annual Jazz Festival on Thursday, Feb. 20 at 7 p.m.
|01-30||Horlick Varsity Dance Team Advances to State|
Horlick Varsity Dance Team Advances to State Competition
|01-30||Video of Supt. Haws Presenting Raising Racine Plan|
Video of Superintendent Haws Presenting Raising Racine Plan
|01-27||Horlick Teacher is WISN January Top Teacher|
Horlick High School Teacher Kate Possing is WISN's Top Teacher for January.
|01-24||RUSD Students Celebrate MLK Day With Service to Seniors|
RUSD Students Celebrate MLK Day With Service to Seniors
|01-23||Orientation for Incoming Sixth-Grade Families Feb. 3|
Racine Unified School District middle schools will host orientation for incoming sixth graders on Feb. 3.
|01-23||Registration for P-COC Program Starts March 5|
Registration for P-COC Program Starts March 5
|01-23||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.
|01-23||January 2014 is Mentoring Month in Wisconsin & Racine|
January 2014 is Mentoring Month in Wisconsin & Racine
|01-21||Students Give Back to Community in Honor of Dr. King|
Students Give Back to Racine Community in Honor of Dr. King
|01-17||Park Celebrates Four Winners in Statewide Scholastic Art Competition|
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.
|01-13||Academic and Extra-Curricular Activities Prepare Horlick Senior Skyler Walker to Pursue Pharmacy Degree|
Academic and Extra-Curricular Activities Prepare Horlick Senior Skyler Walker to Pursue Pharmacy Degree
|01-13||REMINDER: Elementary School 3-Hour Early Release Jan. 17|
REMINDER: All Elementary School 3-Hour Early Release Jan. 17
|01-13||Elementary Magnet School Orientations for 2014-2015|
Orientations for Racine Unified’s three elementary magnet schools for the 2014-2015 school year will be held in February.
|01-13||Park High School to Host Spotlight on AP Night Jan. 21|
The Park High School counseling staff will host a Spotlight on AP (Advanced Placement) Night at 6 p.m. on Jan. 21 in the library at Park High School.
|01-13||Horlick Chorale Offers Singing Telegrams Feb. 14 & 15|
On Friday, Feb. 14 and Saturday, Feb. 15, Horlick High School Chorale students will be making special appearances throughout Racine County to spread Valentine's Day greetings while raising funds for their New Orleans choir tour.
|01-10||Horlick to Hold College Planning & Financial Aid Nights|
The Guidance Department at Horlick High School is holding its annual Junior College Planning Night and its Senior Financial Aid Night on Monday, Jan. 13.
|01-10||Children Auditions for Horlick Theater Arts Spring Musical “The Music Man”|
Horlick High School is now scheduling auditions by appointment on Jan. 21 and Jan. 22 for “The Music Man."
|01-09||Free Program at the RUSD Planetarium Jan. 23 and 28|
The Cowboy Astronomer will be the January public program at the Racine Unified School District planetarium.
|01-09||Article in The Journal Times Features RUSD Teacher Mark Sommer|
Article in The Journal Times Features RUSD Teacher Mark Sommer
|01-05||RUSD Receives $35,000 Book Grant from SC Johnson|
Funding will help students participate in the Racine Public Library’s annual Battle of the Books event.
|01-03||All RUSD Schools Closed Monday & Tuesday, Jan. 6-7|
All RUSD Schools Closed Monday & Tuesday, Jan. 6-7
|01-02||Case Student Starts After-School Math Club at Library|
Case Student Starts After-School Math Club at Racine Library