NOTICE: Coronavirus Guidance for School Districts: Per Governor’s executive order, in-school class cancellations remain in effect until at least April 20, 2020.
Emergency Meal Programs: The State Department of Education is authorizing two distinct categories of COVID-19 Emergency Meal Programs in accordance with federal requirements: 1) COVID-19 Emergency Meal Program Limited to Students Attending School in Specific Districts. School districts on this list are only authorized to serve meals to students attending their schools, and any other child age 18 years or younger residing in the same household; 2) COVID-19 Community-wide Emergency Meal Program for Children. Any child age 18 years or younger can receive meal(s) at any meal service and distribution sites in these towns/cities. They do not have to be a resident or attend school in these towns/cities. Check these links often as more locations continue to be added.

Respond to School Choice Placements and Waitlists


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 Respond is the third step to school choice.

Check your valid email account for placement opportunities and waitlist notifications. RSCO will use your valid email address to send school choice placement and waitlist notifications. When you receive notification you will need to respond to all placements and all waitlists by the deadline date provided in your email notification.


Next Steps After Receiving a Notification from RSCO

1. Go online to to find the link to the RSCO respond page.

2. Select “See Placements and Waitlist” on the RSCO “Respond Here” page.

3. Log into your RSCO application account through the response page with the email and password used to create your application.

4. View waitlist or placement status for each child, select "Accept" or "*Decline" for each child and respond by the deadline date.

If you accept a placement your next steps are to;

1. Register the student at the placement school after accepting the placement opportunity.

2. Notify your current school and district (if applicable) of your decision to accept the RSCO school placement opportunity.

Response Confirmation

Final step: Go to the email account used to create your application to find your RSCO confirmation message and a record of your response as a pdf.

Contact the RSCO Parent Information Center at 860-713-6990 or e-mail if you have questions or need further assistance.