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Aug. 2023: Facilities Plan updates for Racine Unified

RACINE — Racine Unified School District has spent the summer chipping away at projects that are part of the Long-Range Facilities Master Plan funded by the referendum. The school district has provided the following facilities update to families and Racine area community members. Facilities Plan updates SchoolProgressMore informationJulian Thomas Elementary Renovations: new main entrance and […]

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Wisconsin Reading Corps brings more reading help for RUSD kids

RACINE – For the 2023-24 school year, students at all 16 Racine Unified School District (RUSD) elementary schools will have access to reading tutors from Wisconsin Reading Corps. Mallory Umar, the district’s assistant director of curriculum and instruction, couldn’t be happier with the upcoming expansion and previous successes. “Reading Corps is really exciting to me. […]

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Back-to-back groundbreakings for Hammes Field, Starbuck School of Racine Unified on May 17-18

RACINE COUNTY — Racine Unified School District (RUSD) hosted back-to-back groundbreaking ceremonies to celebrate the start of construction at Hammes Field, 7345 Washington Ave., on May 18, and what will be Starbuck K8 International Baccalaureate World School, 1516 Ohio St., on May 19. RUSD faculty, staff, students, elected officials, community members, and project partners including […]