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Spring Break is March 15 - 19

Chanute Public Schools will not hold classes on Friday, March 12 and all the next week, March 15-19, is Spring Break. Enjoy your time off! Classes resume Monday, March 22.

Half Day School for students March 5

Chanute elementary, middle school and high school students will have a half day of school on Friday, March 5. No School for Lincoln preschoolers. CES will release students at 11:30 AM, CHS and RMS students will be released at 11 AM.

RMS Parent Teacher Conferences March 9-10

Conferences with RMS parents will be held on Tuesday and Wednesday, March 9-10. No School for students on Friday, March 12.

RMS Spring Sports practice begins March 1

Sign up in the main office for boys/girls golf, boys tennis or boys/girls track and field which starts March 2.




MARCH FOOD DRIVE is taking place with Royster's Student Council at the helm, Students are asked to bfring any non-perismable food items to their Rocket Time teachers, The Rocket Time classes will compete against each other to bring in the most items in each grade level by the end of the month. All the donated foods will be helping the students in our district.

MASTER YOUR  SKILLS night is set for this Thursday, March 4, after school, until 4:30. This is a chance to get caught up on any missing work before spring break. Snacks will be provided and there will be a drawing for prizes. Sign up in Mrs. Snider’s room.

JOIN The WORKOUT ZONE:  Workout Zone is a place to go after school on Tuesdays and Thursdays and get your sweat on! Want to keep in shape for a sport? Want to work on getting in better shape? Want to just try something new? Or just have something to do after school? All fitness levels and abilities welcome. This is for any Royster student and it’s fun! Sign up in the office or go see Mrs. Jones or Ms. Reilly! 


Spectator Guidelines Updated Feb. 8 

Spectator Guidelines to attend USD 413 events have been updated to allow more family members to watch student participants, as of Monday, Feb. 8

Up to four family members per student athlete will be allowed to attend home basketball games and wrestling tournaments.  Also, four family members per students who perform on the cheer squad may attend. Two family members may attend per student playing in the band, for team managers, as well as the spouse and child of coaches.

Visiting team members are allowed two family members per student athlete.

For non-KSHSAA events, up to six family members may attend events, based on space and number of participants. Students could attend but would be required to register prior to the event.


Masks are required the entire time spectators are within the school building or complex. No Tolerance Policy for non-compliance with mask or social distancing guidelines. No Food or Drink allowed in Gymnasiums by spectators.


revised spring calendar


COVID Infection Rates for Fall semester 2020


USDA approves FREE breakfasts and lunches for ALL students!

usda free meals for all students 2020-2021 updated flyer

Persons with questions can contact Child Nutrition Director Terri Markham at:


Enroll Online in Chanute Public Schools

All enrollment forms can be completed and fees paid online.

To enroll, parents of returning or new-to-district/kindergarten students should go to the Enroll Online Tab Button on the district’s website. Click on the link for new student OR returning student to begin filling out the forms.

School offices have public computers for parents or students who want to use a school computer to enroll. Office hours are from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. weekdays.

Royster Middle School

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Temperature: 45.59˚F

Feels Like: 33.82˚F

Wind Speeds: 14.14mph

Weather humidity: 55%

Chance of Precipitation: 0%



Mr. Don Epps

Asst. Principal

Mr. Chris Shields



Office Hours

RMS Office Hours 7 am – 4 pm

Doors open at 7:15am


Katy Rodriquez

Becky Colding

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Contact Information

Royster Middle School
400 W Main St
Chanute, Kansas 66720
Phone: 620.432.2520
Fax: 620.431.7841