RCSA Mandarin

This page is for River City Science Academy's Mandarin Campus located in Jacksonville, Florida. River City Science Academy (RCSA) is a tuition free, STEM focused public charter school.

RCSA has four campuses in Duval County, Jacksonville FL, serving grades K-12.

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07/19/2021

It's almost that time! We look forward to seeing you at Orientation!

07/14/2021

Looking for a Summer Volunteer Opportunity?

This Saturday The Mayors Community Based Crime Reduction Program is looking for volunteers to help sort school supplies! Register with the link below.

https://www.signupgenius.com/tabs/13577D601A3CFEAC7AC5-mayors

Looking for a Summer Volunteer Opportunity?

This Saturday The Mayors Community Based Crime Reduction Program is looking for volunteers to help sort school supplies! Register with the link below.

https://www.signupgenius.com/tabs/13577D601A3CFEAC7AC5-mayors

07/09/2021

Student Spotlight- A big Thank You to these RCSA Juniors who painted this awesome mural at our Southside Elementary campus. We love when our students volunteer their time to create something special for our other students!

07/04/2021

Happy 4th of July from RCSA!

Happy 4th of July from RCSA!

Independence Day 07/03/2021

Independence Day

Have a safe and fun weekend!

Independence Day Get the scoop on why we celebrate the Fourth of July!

07/02/2021

Wishing you a fun and safe weekend!

Wishing you a fun and safe weekend!

06/29/2021

PSA: Upcoming Sales Tax Holiday for all kinds of summer fun!
For more information see the Department of Revenue's page at https://floridarevenue.com/freedomweek/Pages/default.aspx

PSA: Upcoming Sales Tax Holiday for all kinds of summer fun!

For more information see the Department of Revenue's page at https://floridarevenue.com/freedomweek/Pages/default.aspx

Photos from RCSA Mandarin's post 05/21/2021

RCSA Mandarin Kindergarten teams worked towards improving their entrepreneur and trading skills with amazing selling products! The products were sold for DOJO $$$$

05/13/2021

Starting today, Florida Division of Emergency Management run vaccine sites offering the Pfizer vaccine may distribute it to those age 12+ with a parent/guardian present. Those locations in Jacksonville include:

🔺 Legends Center - 5150 Soutel Dr.
🔺 Regency Mall - 9501 Arlington Expy
🔺 Celebration Church - 9555 RG Skinner Pkwy
🔺 Jacksonville Port Authority - 2831 Talleyrand Ave

For more information from the Florida Division of Emergency Management about vaccine information, go to: https://www.floridadisaster.org/Vaccine

For more information about JAXPORT's vaccine site open to port workers as well as the public, go to: https://www.jaxport.com/jaxport-hosting-new-covid-19-vaccine-clinic-for-port-workers-and-the-public/

05/11/2021

Are you looking for a fun summer camp!

Summer approaching soon, really excited!! Register soon for an STEMazing Experience!!

Link : https://tinyurl.com/jaxb3

Location :

RCSA Mandarin

Timeline Photos 04/01/2021

Timeline Photos

REMINDER | There is no school for students April 1 - 2. We look forward to welcoming #TeamDuval students back to school Monday, April 5.

03/26/2021

Our students celebrated #MedalofHonor Day yesterday by engaging with multiple videos and learning about the heroic story of Kyle Carpenter, the award's youngest living recipient. Here are some responses that were shared!

Duval County Public Schools

Our students celebrated #MedalofHonor Day yesterday by engaging with multiple videos and learning about the heroic story of Kyle Carpenter, the award's youngest living recipient. Here are some responses that were shared!

Duval County Public Schools

02/26/2021

We raised $1,118.00 to donate to The Healing Hearts Project! This will go to help patients and families in Jacksonville who are undergoing treatment for congenital heart disease, including some of our own families. Thank you all for your contributions!

We raised $1,118.00 to donate to The Healing Hearts Project! This will go to help patients and families in Jacksonville who are undergoing treatment for congenital heart disease, including some of our own families. Thank you all for your contributions!

Photos from RCSA Mandarin's post 02/26/2021

We were honored to have Judge Rhonda Peoples-Waters, the first elected female African-American judge in Duval, Ms. Kortney Wesley, and Representative Angie Nixon to speak to our students for Black History Month! They discussed a wide range of topics including perseverance, determination, and how to be a good and fair leader. Thank you for visiting us!

02/20/2021

Congratulations RCSA Mandarin tier II grade 4 and tier III grade 5-6 teams for team placement in Florida state level Parennial Math problem solving virtual tournament. After a long break we had our first team event.

Tier III team Maggie, Keifer, Srikar,Lorelei , Madeleine were placed 2nd In Florida

Tier II team Kate ,Natalie, Hadia, Marco and TJ were placed 3rd In Florida

Thank you Ms Hellyer Ms Oliver and Mr Sofferin for your hard work on weekends to prepare our students.

Congratulations RCSA Mandarin tier II grade 4 and tier III grade 5-6 teams for team placement in Florida state level Parennial Math problem solving virtual tournament. After a long break we had our first team event.

Tier III team Maggie, Keifer, Srikar,Lorelei , Madeleine were placed 2nd In Florida

Tier II team Kate ,Natalie, Hadia, Marco and TJ were placed 3rd In Florida

Thank you Ms Hellyer Ms Oliver and Mr Sofferin for your hard work on weekends to prepare our students.

02/12/2021

REMINDER: There is no school this Monday, February 15th. We hope everyone enjoys their long weekend!

01/25/2021

Dear 8th grade parents! If you wish you do school tour for high school please see below message.

We will be offering personal school tours every Wednesday at 3:30 pm until February 24th for those interested in applying for the 2021 - 2022 School Year! Tours will be 15 – 20 minutes long and limited to no more than two family members only. Visit the page below to sign up.

https://rcsamhs.org/student-life/school-tours

01/15/2021

Reminder that there will be no school this upcoming Monday in honor of Martin Luther King Jr. Day. We hope everyone has a great Friday!

Reminder that there will be no school this upcoming Monday in honor of Martin Luther King Jr. Day. We hope everyone has a great Friday!

WATCH: Blue Origin New Shepard NS-14 Launch & Landing 01/14/2021

WATCH: Blue Origin New Shepard NS-14 Launch & Landing

The New Shepard Rocket is supposed to launch at 10:45 (Eastern Time) this morning! our students' postcards to space will be carried.
You can watch live at https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Rb57ySLWxos
https://www.blueorigin.com/

WATCH: Blue Origin New Shepard NS-14 Launch & Landing Blue Origin to launch and land New Shepard rocket on Thursday, January 14 at 10:45 am EST (15:45 UTC) from Corn Ranch Spaceport, Texas. This will be Blue Ori...

Photos from RCSA Mandarin's post 12/18/2020

We had exciting fun and very educational week ! RCSA Mandarin teachers prepared amazing team challenges, individual projects in Engineering, Math , Writing , Science, Art and more areas where students had amazing learning and fun experiences ! The classes beat who is smarter than a 6th grader Math challenge will have a rematch! The challenges made to admins, teachers and principal !

Photos from RCSA Mandarin's post 12/16/2020

Today was fun for both students and staff!

Photos from RCSA Mandarin's post 12/15/2020

Candy cane dress down day!

Photos from RCSA Mandarin's post 12/11/2020

The Florida Department of Health Duval will be offering free flu shots to all Charter School students on Saturday, December 19th from 9:00 AM – 1:00 PM at Central Health Plaza, East building, 515 W. 6th Street. Please see attached consent form.

Photos from RCSA Mandarin's post 12/10/2020

Apply now to RCSA Mandarin for 2021-2022 school year!

Application and open house details will be available at rcsamandarin.org January 16th and January 30th.

Here is application for new students and siblings of current students.
https://rcsaconnect.rcsamandarin.org/.../admission/index.php

12/10/2020

Congratulations to Mrs. Gilbert's 6th grade class from
RCSA Mandarin for earning #R2SACHIEVE3000 National Award. Thank you Achieve3000 for gifts.

Congratulations to Mrs. Gilbert's 6th grade class from
RCSA Mandarin for earning #R2SACHIEVE3000 National Award. Thank you Achieve3000 for gifts.

Learn CS with Code Bytes and 115 new Hour of Code activities 12/10/2020

Learn CS with Code Bytes and 115 new Hour of Code activities

Learn CS with Code Bytes and 115 new Hour of Code activities Introducing new Hour of Code activities and a new interactive series, Code Bytes!

Photos from RCSA Mandarin's post 12/08/2020

The Center for Adult Learning at the Jacksonville Public Library provides FREE GED preparation, English for Speakers of Other Languages (ESOL), and other adult education courses. Struggling to help a child with their homework? Their new virtual service, the Homework Hotline, is ready to help you better support your students and alleviate some of your household homework headaches and assignment anxiety. Learn more at https://jaxpubliclibrary.org/services/center-adult-learning

12/05/2020

Dear RCSA Mandarin families. We need you get involved in your child's education. You are invited to participate in International Code.org event called #anhourofcode ! Coding is the future of advance level workforce. Our school implements this program starting from Kindergarten.

When you complete an hour of code with your child please bring certificate with phone paper or selfie image tagged with our school RCSA Mandarin to one of front offices to claim your prize.

When visiting to our office please wear a mask.

Click on the link below to participate. AN hour of Code begins on December 7th 20201. This year we focus on Code Bytes as our students did other modules in their STEM classes.
https://tinyurl.com/codebytes2020

If you like other modules of code.org you may do as well. Family fun may start with code dance party!
https://hourofcode.com/us/learn

Dear RCSA Mandarin families. We need you get involved in your child's education. You are invited to participate in International Code.org event called #anhourofcode ! Coding is the future of advance level workforce. Our school implements this program starting from Kindergarten.

When you complete an hour of code with your child please bring certificate with phone paper or selfie image tagged with our school RCSA Mandarin to one of front offices to claim your prize.

When visiting to our office please wear a mask.

Click on the link below to participate. AN hour of Code begins on December 7th 20201. This year we focus on Code Bytes as our students did other modules in their STEM classes.
https://tinyurl.com/codebytes2020

If you like other modules of code.org you may do as well. Family fun may start with code dance party!
https://hourofcode.com/us/learn

12/04/2020

RCSA Mandarin had annual high school transition night in partnership with River City Science Academy -MHS Thank you deans counselors and principals for providing valuable information!

RCSA Mandarin had annual high school transition night in partnership with River City Science Academy -MHS Thank you deans counselors and principals for providing valuable information!

Photos from Rivercityscience Mandarin's post 11/24/2020

Photos from Rivercityscience Mandarin's post

Photos from City of Jacksonville, Florida - Government's post 11/17/2020

Photos from City of Jacksonville, Florida - Government's post

Photos from City of Jacksonville, Florida - Government's post 11/17/2020

Photos from City of Jacksonville, Florida - Government's post

Photos from RCSA Mandarin's post 10/29/2020

Pumpkin book characters

Photos from RCSA Mandarin's post 10/23/2020

Rivercityscience Mandarin visited to Jacksonville Fire Rescue Department Engine #51 with supplied. Funds for donations were generated from #firstresponders dress down money. Thank you Chick-fil-AMandarin for bringing breakfast to station.

[05/19/20]   What an amazing 2019-2020 school year!

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River City Science Academy (RCSA) is a tuition-free Duval County Public Charter School with a focus in Science, Technology, Engineering and Math (STEM). Visit our three locations in Jacksonville- Main Campus, Innovation Campus and Mandarin Campus.

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10911 Old St. Augustine Rd
Jacksonville, FL
32257

Opening Hours

Monday 7:30am - 4pm
Tuesday 7:30am - 4pm
Wednesday 7:30am - 4pm
Thursday 7:30am - 4pm
Friday 7:30am - 4pm
Saturday 7:30am - 4pm
Sunday 7:30am - 4pm
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