The District’s Health & Safety measures for SY 2022-23 are now available. Visit the COVID-19 Information Hub.
On August 18th, the Board will hold an Action Meeting at 4 p.m. Find materials here.

 COVID Information Hub | Student Immunizations & Physicals 

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Our Mission

“The Academies at Roxborough High School develop strong college and career competencies that empower students to compete in our global society.”

Freshman Orientation FlyerWelcome to the Class of 2026!  Information for the new incoming 9th Grade class, CLICK HERE.  Have a great Summer and looking forward to meeting all of you at the start of the new school year!!

DOWNLOAD 2022 Freshman Orientation HERE


Parents & Students CLICK HERE for State Vaccine requirements for Academies @ Roxborough students to attend school during the 2022-2023 school year.

Read below for dates and locations of free vaccine and physical exam clinics throughout the summer!

CityLife Health to provide students with immunizations and physical exams

Mental health FlyerClick here to Download the Flyer: School’s Out Mental Health Resources

School Plans have been posted on the Planning and Evidence-Based Supports Office website for public review and comment.

To view Academies at Roxborough HS’s 2022-2023 school plan and to leave your feedback, please click HERE.

To complete your feedback form click on your preferred language, Thank you for participation.

English, Spanish, Chinese, or Arabic.

For more information and all the School district plans visit the Planning and Evidence-Based Supports Office website HERE.

Congratulations Ms. Kristin Williams Smalley!!

Ms. Kristin Williams Smalley has now been selected to serve as the official Principal of the Academies at Roxborough. The “interim” label is no longer needed. Principal Smalley stepped in during a time of significant change and considerable challenges. She demonstrated the wisdom to listen to stakeholders and understand their needs, the patience to observe and learn, and the courage to lead.

Letter from Dr. Noah Tennent, Assistant Superintendent

RHS Students Greenfield Award Winning Film!

Way to go Web Design!! Studio 312 wins BIG!

The 2022 District-Wide Survey is open now.

Let your voice be heard!

Access the survey here.


Dear families, please complete this parent involvement survey for your child’s school by answering all the questions below. / Estimadas familias favor the completar la encuesta para la escuela de su alumno.  Links below.

Parent Survey

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Mrs. Thompson, Mr. Kerrigan, Mr. Rauscher, Ms. McFadden and Mrs. Jenkins at the NCAC conference.

Mrs. Thompson, Mr. Kerrigan, Mr. Rauscher, Ms. McFadden and Mrs. Jenkins at the NCAC conference. The Academies @ Roxborough High School was recognized at the NCAC’s (National Career Academy Coalition) 23rd conference held in Philadelphia.  Teachers from as far as Hawaii attended the conference and visited Roxborough HS.

Roxborough was also honored to be recognized for receiving National Model Status for their Academy of Health Sciences & Research and received the Jeffery N. Stein Award for best transition for an Urban High School to the Academy Model.

Roxborough was also honored with the Henk Koning Exemplary Partnership Award for Mr. Steve Rauscher our Academy of Health Sciences & Research partner for exemplifying a true working partnership.  Read more in the Blog.

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