Secretary of Education Matt Malone speaking with Mr. Criss’ students about the difference between fiction and non-fiction. Secretary Malone also spoke to our 2nd graders about his role and the work he does in the Executive Office of Education.
Secretary of Education Matt Malone speaking with Ms. Valenti’s students about their vehicle designs and their use of computer tablets in the classroom.
Secretary of Education Matt Malone and Principal Vernon discuss Ms. Valenti’s students’ work around their design and build challenge and the use of technology for learning.
Welcome to the new Roger Clap Innovation School!
Opening in September 2011, RCIS is a small elementary school in Dorchester that offers families and students a rigorous education in a warm, nurturing learning environment.
RCIS is Boston’s first Innovation School, with the freedom to take a creative approach to school transformation. The school relies on deep partnerships with the community to achieve its mission and prepares students to become active members of the community.
Read more about our mission, vision, and core values.
Read the full plan for the Clap Innovation School here. It was approved by the Boston
School Committee on June 29, 2011.
Click here to check RCIS out on Flickr!