• Resources for Parents

    Welcome to our resources for parents. We are working on adding information our parents/guardians find helpful in this section.

    Please check back with us to see our progress!

    If you are a parent/guardian and have suggestions for information you'd like to see here, please email us at info@rhcsd.org.

    Thank you.

     

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    Anonymously report safety concerns

    The Red Hook Central School District is now using Say Something Anonymous Reporting System for students and adults to easily and completely confidentially report safety concerns to help prevent violence and tragedies.

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  • DASA RESOURCES

    Dignity for All Students Act Legislation

    The Dignity for All Students ActNew York State’s Dignity for All Students Act (The DignityAct or DASA) seeks to provide the State’s public elementary and secondary school students with a safe and supportive environment free from discrimination, intimidation, taunting, harassment, and bullying on school property, a school bus and/or at a school function.The Dignity Act was signed into law on September 13, 2010 and took effect on July 1, 2012. This legislation amended State Education Law by creating a new Article 2 – Dignity for All Students. The Dignity Act also amended Section 801-a of New York State EducationLaw regarding instruction in civility, citizenship, and character education by expanding the concepts of tolerance, respect for others and dignity to include: an awareness and sensitivity in the relations of people, including but not limited to, different races, weights, national origins, ethnic groups,religions, religious practices, mental or physical abilities, sexual orientations, gender identity, and sexes. The Dignity Act further amended Section 2801 of the Education Law by requiring Boards of Education to include language addressing The Dignity Act in their codes of conduct.Additionally, under the Dignity Act, schools will be responsible for collecting and reporting data regarding material incidents of discrimination and harassment.(From the NYS Department of Education website, http://www.p12.nysed.gov/dignityact/)