New teachers in the Rome City School District started their five day orientation today at the Beeches in Rome. The training was lead by instructional coaches and covers various topics. New Superintendent of Schools, Peter Blake stopped by to introduce himself and meet new staff.
**PLEASE NOTE: THE FIRST DAY OF SCHOOL IS ON THURSDAY, SEPTEMBER 8TH FOR ALL STUDENTS (PRE-K-9TH GRADERS) ... EXCEPT 10TH, 11TH AND 12TH GRADERS, THEY RETURN TO SCHOOL ON FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 9TH.**
RFA class of 2011 alumnus Jack Chesebro, III is back in the classroom—only he role has changed. He spent four weeks this summer teaching 4th graders in the Accelerated Summer 444 Program at Bellamy.