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Yesterday marked the first official day on campus for several new members of the Rye Country Day School faculty and staff. Please take a moment to read about and welcome them. Photographs and brief introductions on Wildcat World.
A lot happens at Rye Country Day School during the summer. While there is a palpable change of pace and energy when the academic year comes to a close, the summer months at RCDS are neither quiet nor uneventful. Students from within our community and beyond come to campus to pursue academic, athletic, artistic, and extracurricular endeavors. Meanwhile, other parts of campus become construction zones – hard hats required – as we renovate and refresh the spaces in which our students learn and live. Read more on Wildcat World.
The RCDS Mini Bulletin is a triannual publication featuring news stories, highlights, faculty profiles, class notes, and more. While you might recognize some content from the blog and website, many of the Bulletin's articles are only available in the publication.
During the final six days of the school year, seniors volunteered at 21 sites across Westchester, Manhattan, Brooklyn, Connecticut, and New Jersey (and as far afield as Nicaragua!) as part of Senior Term. To fulfill the Senior Term graduation requirement, students participate in self-designed, full day, individual or group community service projects. Read more on Wildcat World.
After an in-depth unit on cultural identity, my Spanish 3 students sat down with three members of the RCDS community with whom we have daily contact but about whom we know so little.  Mr. Manrique, Mr. Morel, and Mr. Martínez are three members of the amazing Flik staff from the RCDS dining room who accepted our invitation to meet with us one afternoon in May.  My students, our friends from Flik, and I wrote our own versions of “Yo soy de,” a Spanish poem... read more on Wildcat World
Rye Country Day has developed a new strategic plan entitled Bold Vision 2020. Read the full plan below.
Isabel Beshar, an alumna from the Class of 2010 and Rye Country Day's first Rhodes Scholar, delivered this year's commencement address at Upper School Graduation. 
The Class of 2014 will send eight students to Cornell, seven to the University of Pennsylvania, five each to Harvard and Yale, four each to Colgate and Princeton, and three each to Brown, Georgetown, Northwestern, NYU, and the University of Southern California. For a complete list of colleges to be attended by the Class of 2014, click here.
Congratulations to our students in Grades 4, 8, and 12! Photo galleries are available on Wildcat World.
US Lacrosse has announced the high school girls' lacrosse players to be named US Lacrosse High School All-Americans. Congratulations to Zoe Verni for earning All-American.

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