Rietsema signs with Aquinas College

Catie’s parents join her as she signs her letter of intent to run with the Saints at Aquinas College.

Aquinas College is proud to announce that Catie Rietsema, from Rockford High School, will continue her running career as a Saint. The former All State performer has led the Rams to four top six finishes at the MHSAA Division I state cross country meet, including a third-place finish during her senior season. Rietsema has a […]

Rams plunge into water polo season, defeat Pioneers

The Rockford girls junior varsity and varsity 2011 water polo season is off and running. With only one week of practice under their belts, the girls “plunged” into their new season with the determination and aggression that has become a trademark for Rockford water polo. After the traditional warm-up Early Bird Tournament hosted by East […]

Hope College announces fall Dean’s List

To be named to the Dean’s List at Hope College, a student must have a minimum 3.5 grade-point average on a 4.0 scale. The following students have recently been named to the Dean’s List for the first semester of the 2010-11 school year. Belmont students include junior Laura McCambridge, senior Nicole Buccella, senior Brett May […]

SCHOOL BEAT

Lessons Learned by LARRY WATTERS Principal, Parkside Elementary School There is a poem and poster entitled “All I Really Need to Know I Learned in Kindergarten” by Robert Fulghum that I had hanging in my classroom years ago. Some of the significant instructions Fulghum had listed on the poster include: “Share everything. Play fair. Don’t […]