Using Science, Technology, Engineering, Art, and Math to design solutions to complex problems.

S.T.E.A.M. Coordinator
Cathie Bischoff

Our vision: to inspire, engage, and empower a community that fosters innovation, creativity, critical thinking and problem-solving within and across the curriculum and co-curriculum.


  • To provide unique learning experiences through collaboration.
  • To inspire creative, critical, and analytical thinking.
  • To inspire an appreciation for and the imagination needed to design, create, and utilize advanced technologies.
  • To develop leaders who support one another through collaboration.
  • To provide professional learning and resources for educators.

S.T.E.A.M. News

JSHS Science Competition:
RCDS Science Research students James Chen '19 and Marisa Kim '18 competed in the sub-regional Junior Science and Humanities Symposium on February 3 at John Jay High School.
FLL Team Makes a Splash!

RCDS's First LEGO League (FLL) Team, the “Hydrocats,” participated in its second competition on Saturday, January 20. This year’s theme of Hydrodynamics was met with enthusiasm from all team members, who worked many hours to prepare for and compete in three judged presentations.