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2020-2021 Winter Sport Covid & Ticket Guidelines

Good Afternoon Rough Riders, As our nation, state and the community of Kent continues our battle with Covid 19, Kent City Schools and the Roosevelt Athletic Department will continue to carefully move forward during this very challenging time. Keeping our student/athletes, coaches and parents safe will continue to be our number one priority during the pandemic. The link

2020 Fall Sports Update – August 18, 2020

Dear Rough Rider Parents, Governor DeWine shared guidance on Ohio High School athletic competition today. Prior to that announcement, we decided as a district to prioritize starting our instructional program on September 1st. Kent City Schools plan is for Roosevelt High School and Stanton Middle School to start contests in all moderate to high risk sports (soccer,

2020 OHSAA Fall Sport Preseason Parent & Athlete Meeting Presentation

Hello Rider Nation, With the ever changing landscape of Rough Rider Athletics this fall, the ‘in person’ 2020 OHSAA Fall Sport Preseason Parent & Athlete Meeting was cancelled. During our normal fall preseason meeting, the attached PowerPoint presentation would be presented. This presentation covers that various aspects of Rough Rider Athletics at the high school and

Rough Rider Athletic’s Responsible Restart Update

Good Afternoon Rider Nation! We are moving much closer to a Responsible Restart for Rough Rider Athletics. Our hope is for some sports to begin summer conditioning and skill drills, while practicing social distancing, sometime during the week of June 8th. Our coaches, medial staff and administrative team are in the process of finalizing our restart plans, in accordance

Revised Spring Sport Athletic Lettering Policy – Spring 2020

Good Afternoon Rider Nation, With the onset of the Covid-19 virus, there have been many adjustments, cancellations and changes pertaining to Rough Rider Athletics. One item that has been addressed by the Kent City Schools administration is the athletic lettering policy for 2020 spring sports season. For the 2020 spring sport season the following athletic

Revised COVID-19 Information – March 16, 2020

March 16, 2020 Dear Kent City Schools Families and Staff Members, As the situation regarding COVID-19 continues to evolve, we will be heeding the advice of Governor Mike DeWine to limit large gatherings, use social (physical) distancing of people in our buildings.  As we attempt to be part of the solution to slow the spread

Fast Facts About the ‘No New Tax’ Bond Issue #6

Kent Schools “No New Tax” will NOT raise taxes for homeowners but will keep students safe and maintain our community’s investment in our schools. Issue #6 appears on the March 17, 2020 ballot. Bonds issued over 20 years ago to construct Stanton Middle School and renovate Roosevelt High School and Davey Elementary are maturing. Kent

Win at Fundraising: Order Chipotle, Raise Funds for Your Teams | Presented by VNN

Chipotle has always been committed to preparing real food made with real ingredients, and is a long-time supporter of local high school teams and clubs. Chipotle has hosted 228,000 restaurant fundraisers which have given back more than $71,000,000 to local causes, including to high school athletics. Now, Chipotle is excited to announce a partnership with VNN

2020 REVISED Fall Sport Update – August 21, 2020

Good Afternoon Rider Nation, As many of you know, the Governor announced updated return to play guidelines for contact sports on Tuesday, August 18th. With the many changes to league school game start dates within the Suburban League, that lead to multiple schedule changes after the Governor’s announcement, Kent City Schools will make the following adjustments to moderate to high risks