On Wednesday, April 26th, RFA’s show choir Rhapsody will present a performance with Rome Community Theatre’s Talent Team at 7:00pm in the RFA Auditorium. Tickets are general admission, and $6 at the door, or $5 in advance at Jervis Public Library.
The RFA Speech and Debate club made it to State Championships in Long Island the last weekend on April. With such short notice, fundraising has been a hassle, so here is their GOFUNDME Page listed below. Please help these great young minds out and make Rome PROUD!
Imagine having to walk two miles each way to get safe drinking water for your family? Twice a day this is the routine of young people in a village in the mountains of the Dominican Republic. Kristi Maggio, a school teacher in the Dominican Republic grew up in Rome and graduated from RFA. On an excursion to the rural mountains surrounding the island, she got to know the people of a small village.
Bonnie Sliker will be retiring in June 2017 after teaching music in the Rome City School District for 30 years. Please come out to see her last musical production, Seussical KIDS
Selected band, orchestra and chorus students from Staley Upper Elementary School performed at this weekend's All-County Festival on April 7-8 at Holland Patent. The students rehearsed the music months in advance and were well prepared.