The New Odyssey begins

Odyssey of the Mind is getting ready for the new school year! Please consider jumping into this creative, problem-solving, confidence-building, team-player-making odyssey. If you are new to the program or just want to hear more, please plan to attend with your student one of these informational meetings. Pick the one that best suits your schedule […]

Rockford Education Foundation calendars available now

  Do you want to know when the Rockford Harvest Festival takes place? Are you interested in the dates for conferences, school holiday vacation dates and events at your particular school? You will find the dates of conferences, exams, the high school musical, and the Farmer’s Market. You can find all of these and much […]

Rockford grad receives doctor of medicine degree

Devon and Stephanie (Coon) Cunningham

  Stephanie Coon-Cunningham was awarded the doctor of medicine degree from Rush Medical College, Rush University, Chicago, during commencement on June 13, 2009. A graduate of Rockford High School and North Park University, Chicago, Stephanie is the daughter of Deb and Jerry Coon of Rockford, and became the wife of Devon Cunningham in May 2009. […]

School Beat – August 20, 2009

What makes a good coach by TIM ERICKSON  Director of Athletics Rockford High School As I pass by the students each day, many of them greet me with, “Hey Coach!” or, “What’s up, Coach E?” Although I have not actually called the plays or paced the sidelines for several years, I still do some coaching—but now, […]

Rockford High School hosts Chinese exchange teacher

Rockford High School (RHS) students studying Chinese during the 2009-2010 school year will participate in a learning experience unlike any other students in Michigan. Song Shuyun, an exchange teacher from Mainland China, will team teach in the Chinese language program, which is in its fourth year. Rockford Public Schools (RPS) is one of only 24 […]