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School Closure Information-March 17-April 7, 2020

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By order of the governor, extended on March 20th, all Illinois schools are closed through Tuesday, April 7th. Below are resources we are sharing to assist everyone during the closure.

Message to RCCU#1 Families - March 14th

Letter to RCCU#1 Students - March 17th

School Closure Update - March 20th

During this period of uncertainty, students and families may find themselves with unusual needs and concerns.  If you need assistance during the school closure, please email schoolclosure@rccu1.net.


 Assignments & Resource Materials

Assignments/resource materials will be available both online and in printed form. Teachers will be contacting students through Google Classroom or student email. 

Printed resources will also be available for students/families that do not have online access. If you have access to the Internet, we strongly encourage using the online resources available below to reduce the foot traffic in our building during the closure. 

Starting Monday, March 23, 2020 assignments/resource packets for students will be available at the front entrance. Packets are sorted by grade level, not teacher, and are materials for the entire week. Packets may be turned in when students return to school.

Additionally, we are compiling learning links and sites below:


Free Meals for All Richland County Students

RCCU #1 is offering FREE 'grab and go' breakfast and lunch for ALL students in Richland County during the weekdays of the mandatory school closure (March 17-March 30).  Meals will be available on a ‘grab and go’ basis at four distribution sites throughout our community.  In order to better help us plan for the distribution of the meals, we are asking that families complete a survey.  Click here for survey.  

‘Grab and go’ meals will be available from 10:30 am - 12:00 noon on weekdays Tuesday, March 17- Monday, March 30 at the following locations:    

Richland County Middle School - 1099 N. Van St. Olney       
Christian Church of Olney - 400 Sam St. Olney
First Christian Church of Noble - 485 S. 1st St. Noble
Claremont Community Center - 135 E. Lincoln St. Claremont

Click here for the menu for March 23rd-27th.

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Social Distancing - What does it mean?
Social distancing is the practice of reducing close contact between people to slow the spread of infectious diseases. Social distancing measures include limiting large groups of people coming together, closing buildings and canceling events.
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Press Release
The Richland County Community Unit School District #1 was recently designated as an ALICE Certified Organization by the ALICE Training Institute. ALICE, which stands for Alert, Lock-down, Inform, Counter, and Evacuate, is the top-rated protocol to prepare for and deal with an active intruder event.
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