Class of 2020
Monday, May 11 - Friday, May 22
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Tuesday, May 26
No classes for seniors
Wednesday, May 27 & Thursday, May 28
Annual Senior Transition Series Program
9:30 a.m. - 3:00 p.m. - Zoom details will be sent directly to seniors.
The College Counseling Office, the Health and Wellness initiative, the Public Purpose initiative, and the Diversity and Inclusion initiative are collaborating to offer information and insights about the transition to college.
We will offer required sessions on the following topics: Mental Health and Wellness, Substance Use and Prevention, Consent and Healthy Relationships, and a discussion with Admissions Officers about the current landscape of Colleges in the COVID-19 era.
Students will also have the chance to select from sessions on the topics of: Financial Wellness, Matriculating While Other, Making the Most of Daily College Life, Course Registration and Academic Concerns, and Navigating the Financial Aid process at College.
Wednesday, May 27
The Blue & Gold Dinner : A Virtual Welcome to the Alumni Association
7:30 p.m. - Zoom details will be emailed to seniors.
The Office of Advancement and Alumni Relations in conjunction with the Alumni Executive Board will hold their annual celebration to welcome seniors to the RCDS alumni community.
**Seniors will be receiving a special package in the mail on or around May 20, which is to be opened during the virtual dinner.
Friday, May 29
11:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m. - Zoom details will be sent directly to seniors and juniors .
The seniors will take on the juniors in a wide range of activities led by the 11th and 12th grade deans. More information will be shared the week of May 18.
Thursday, June 4
Upper School Prize Day
In a video broadcast, we will announce the Upper School prize winners. Winners and their families will be alerted about their prizes in advance of the broadcast.The broadcast will be shared on RCDS news and e-mailed to families of prize winners.
Friday, June 5
4:00 p.m. - Details for this special broadcast will be emailed to families.
We look forward to celebrating the Class of 2020 during a virtual graduation program.
- Arriving soon: Yearbooks are shipped and on their way to you!
- Next week: Your formal invitation to the virtual graduation ceremony will arrive in the mail.
- On or around May 20: Seniors will be receiving a special package in the mail to be opened during the virtual Blue & Gold dinner on May 27.
- Week of May 26: Seniors will be receiving a special hand-delivered package this week from the Offices of Alumni Relations and College Counseling.
- On or around June 1: Seniors will be receiving a special hand-delivered package in the days leading up to Graduation.
The College Counseling Office is hosting a ten-day takeover of Rye Country Day's social media accounts to salute our seniors, starting on May 16.
To honor and support our outstanding seniors, we've asked Rye Country Day faculty, staff, and alumni have shared 20 words of encouragement for the RCDS Class of 2020. We'll be sharing these 20 for '20 messages on social media until graduation!