RCSD Superintendent Dr. John Baker has announced the appointment of Ms. Tina Mercer as Roosevelt School’s new principal due to current Principal Dr. Rosemary Wood accepting the promotion of Assistant Director of the Department of Special Education. Ms. Mercer is a veteran RCSD educator who taught for many years at Orion Alternative Elementary School.
Roosevelt has received the 2017 SMCRA Celebrate Literacy Award for the Kindergarten and 1st Grade Parent Workshops.
The Seventeenth District of the California State Parent and Teachers Association (PTA) recognized a Redwood City parent organization for its work with special education students and their families. SEPTAR, the Special Education Education PTA of Redwood City, received an Honorary Service Award.
The solar panels, which produce energy from the sun, were installed thanks to Proposition 39, an energy proposition by the State of California for RCSD’s facilities. Each school’s electricity consumption will be offset by the site’s solar panels, which contributes to the district's general fund.