Frequently Asked Questions (new information will be put in orange).
Can parents have access to their child's diagnostic testing scores?
Yes, of course. Students take the PALS (Phonological Awareness Literacy Screening) test in the Fall, Mid-Year and at the end of the school year. Just contact your child's teacher and they can explain the scores to you.
Should my child wear a uniform this year?
No, no uniforms are required while we are having virtual instruction. We will resume our uniform policy when we return to the building.
How can I get on the RPS direct email list?
RPS Direct information is listed on the homepage of Richmond Public Schools (rvaschools.net). If you scroll to the bottom of the page, you’ll see “Sign up to receive our future emails.” Please click there to be put on the email mailing list.
What time does school start?
The school day beings at 9:15 a.m. for all students.
How will students get breakfast and lunch?
Parents or students can pick up breakfast and lunch at various locations around the city. A detailed list of meal distribution locations are on the website rvaschools.net, however, a few of the stops near our school are listed below:
8:00am ➔ Hotchkiss Field, 701 E Brookland Park Blvd ➔ Walton Ave & Hawthorne Ave ➔ Newport Dr & Westminister Ave ➔ Delaware Ave & Byron St
8:20am ➔ Wentbridge Rd & Loxley Rd ➔ Barack Obama ES, 3101 Fendall Ave