Rockdale County Public Schools (RCPS) has released its End of the Year Guide 2019-2020 with protocols for grades, transcripts, retention/promotion, graduation, prom, student registration and more. Families are strongly encouraged to read the RCPS End of the Year Guide at www.rockdaleschools.org/COVID19.
Important dates include:
May 7 – Last day of Independent Learning Days (last day of school online for students).
May 14 – Last day to turn in assignments
May 22 – Last day of school for 190-day employees (such as teachers).
Meal Routes – RCPS Mobile Meal Routes will continue through the summer until July 24. For meal delivery locations and times, go to www.rockdaleschools.org/COVID19.
Laptop Return and Retrieval of Personal Items and Yearbooks – Dates to be announced and communicated later in April.
Proms – All high schools are working on alternative plans to hold proms scheduled for Saturday, June 20(pending COVID-19 pandemic conditions). Schools will communicate details with their students.
Graduations – Commencement ceremonies for the Class of 2020 are scheduled for the following dates (pending COVID-19 pandemic conditions):
- Salem High School – Wednesday, June 24, 7:30 p.m. at Salem High
- Rockdale County High School/Rockdale Magnet – Thursday, June 25, 7:30 p.m. at Rockdale County High
- Heritage High School – Friday, June 26, 7:30 p.m. at Heritage High
Parents are urged to read the full RCPS End of the Year Guide 2019-2020 at www.rockdaleschools.org/COVID19.