LETTER TO THE EDITOR

Donations make huge impact on those in need Dear friends at The Rockford Squire, Thank you for your wonderful donation of Easter baskets and goodies to fill them. We are hoping to make and distribute 500 Easter baskets for the children of our families. With your help, we will be able to bring a smile […]

EDUCATION BLACKBOARD

SCHOOL BEAT Cell Phones: The Good, the Bad, the Ugly! by PRINCIPAL DAN ZANG Rockford High School Technology has afforded us the ability to do many wondrous and creative activities in education today. Our teachers and students have enhanced and enriched educational experiences to new levels. The immediacy of information and the countless ways to […]

RHS student selected as National Youth Correspondent for prestigious conference at George Mason University

Student leader to travel to Washington, D.C. for highly selective journalism forum Gina Kimball of Belmont, a student at Rockford High School, has been nominated to represent Michigan as a National Youth Correspondent to the 2012 Washington Journalism and Media Conference at George Mason University. Kimball has been awarded the opportunity to join a select […]

Essays win honors for student authors

Essay winners are (l–r) Katie Mullen, Isaac Younker and Carley Behrendt.

Three students from North Rockford Middle School have been named local winners in the 43rd annual America & Me Essay Contest. Katie Mullen earned first, Carly Behrendt, second, and Isaac Younker, third place. As the school’s first-place winner, Mullen’s essay will now advance to the state competition. Several thousand eighth-grade students from over 400 Michigan […]

Local students named essay contest winners

Three students from East Rockford Middle School have been named local winners in the 43rd annual America & Me Essay Contest, sponsored by Farm Bureau Insurance. The three students, who earned the first-, second- and third-place awards for their school, are Christine Alexander, who earned first, Gabby Alcala, who earned second, and Annalise Petzak, third. […]