Gabriella Louh was crowned the 2019 Spelling Bee champion after a tense standoff in round 17. She will journey to the Duval County qualifying exam. Congratulations, Gabriella!
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Fifth and Sixth grade girls' Team 2 from Team RPDS Athletics advances to the semifinals in Basketball! Way to go, girls!
Recently, Second Grade students ventured to local Jacksonville farm, Congaree and Penn to observe the inner-workings of a farm. Students toured the facility and learned the ethic of environmental stewardship and sustainability of farms.
Sixth grade ecologists walked to our neighboring river to perform a monthly water quality test which includes testing the water's pH, temperature, turbidity, ammonia, nitrate, nitrite, salinity, and dissolved oxygen. Students report their data, which they can compare with local or national findings.
Today at RPDS, education specialists from Guatemala joined our School for a day of collaboration and observation. It was exhilarating to share our passion for teaching and learning with our global community!