RPS teams celebrate two World Championships!

This 34th annual event brings together over 8,000 participants from around the world, and the stage is set for an epic week of learning, competition, camaraderie and fun. Michigan State University this past weekend hosted one of the largest World Finals events ever, boasting 827 teams from 13 countries and 33 U.S. states, bringing 16,000 […]

All Foods Sold in Schools – Proposed Nutrition Standards

By John Henry Food Service Director of RPS   As required by the Healthy, Hunger-Free Kids Act of 2010, all schools are required to meet very strict standards for school lunch. We were required to have all menus certified by the Michigan Department of Education / USDA as of October 1st 2012. The second part […]

Golden R Club to induct RHS Class of 1963

On June 29 members of the Rockford Class of 1963 will be inducted into the Golden R Club celebrating those who graduated from high school 50 years ago.  The luncheon will be at the High School. Pictured is the graduating class of that year. Perhaps you will find familiar faces in the pictures.

Rockford Education Association selects scholarship recipients

The future looks bright for education if the Rockford Education Association Future Teacher Scholarship recipients are any indication. Competing against several qualified candidates, four young ladies were granted scholarships at the Honors Convocation Thursday, May 23 at Rockford High School. Two of them are planning careers in special education; the other two, in secondary education. […]

Students learn and help by volunteering their time

Rockford Community Federal Credit Union just finished their 10th year of facilitating Student Run Credit Unions in the Rockford area schools. We would like to say thank you to all the 2012-2013 volunteer Student Run Credit Union employees. The 28 student employees helped their peers save over $4,250.00 by processing over 530 transactions! We would […]