What the Heck is a Gymacafetoriums?
Did you know most of the elementary buildings in the Rockford Public Schools have “gymacafetoriums”? That’s like a gym and a cafeteria in the same room!
Did you know having to clean and set up these rooms eats into instructional time with students?
Did you know it’s essential to isolate these areas for community use while maintaining security for academic areas? That’s why banishing the “gymacafetorium” — and building separate spaces — is crucial to making our schools 21st Century Learning Environments.
To learn more, watch our video on the district YouTube channel.
These and other improvements are part of the RPS 205 10 Year Facility Plan that is supported by the $139 million Bond Referendum.
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