Welcome to Rocky Plains Elementary School

Principal's Message

Rocky Plains Elementary School would like to welcome you to our brand new website! Feel free to explore the new web space by checking out some of our new features including: calendars, news, and blogs. Subscribe to our Facebook, Twitter, or RSS feeds to receive updates on school and district information!

Our Mission: Is to operate in educational excellence by providing a positive environment that emphasizes student achievement and lifelong learning.


Our Vision: All students will be well-rounded and prepared for the future.


Dr. James Principal for Rocky Plains

Principal’s Message

Greetings Rocky Plains Elementary Families,

Welcome to the 2022-2023 School Year! I am extremely excited to start this school year and our dedicated teachers and staff are ready to challenge and inspire our boys and girls this year. The past two years have been filled with many challenges however, we are fortunate to live in a strong and caring community and together we will provide educational excellence for all students. At Rocky Plains Elementary School our mission is to provide a positive environment that emphasizes student achievement and life-long learning. Our vision is for all students to be well-rounded and prepared for the future.

The Rocky Plains Elementary School Staff have been working hard to prepare to teach engaging lessons that provide rigor and support to challenge and educate our students. We have new Pre-K and new kindergarten students, along with other grade level students, entering our school for the first time and we would like to extend a warm welcome to each of our new students and parents! As for our returning students and parents, we welcome you back and we look forward to an awesome school year!

Our students are our number one priority! Please know, that we are fully committed to ensuring that our students are safe and receive a high-quality education. The faculty and staff at Rocky Plains Elementary School is dedicated to operating in educational excellence and cultivating a culture of high performance. We are about the business to student learning! We look forward to having an amazing school year and as always, it’s a great day to be a Rocky Plains Cougar!


Dr. Ryan James, Principal 

Rocky Plains Elementary School

What's New

Newton Parent Connect
A Canvas course created by the NCSS Tech Team that provides tech support for parents and students. This has step-by-step video tutorials on Infinite Campus, Zoom, Canvas, and Launchpad.

Newton Parent Connect

Who Can Help? 
Tech Support Flow Chart
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TechSupport Flow Chart


How to use the Chromebook?  Everything you need to know before you receive your School issued device!
Greetings from Rocky Plains! Are you ready for the first day of virtual class? Here is a video to help you setup your NCSS Chromebook device. We will also discuss Chromebook rules, usernames/passwords, MyLaunchPad, and Canvas. These will be important elements to know as you begin the virtual school year.

Class Link Parent Guide
My Launchpad Quick Guide
NCSS Announces Parent Connect: