Parkside Elementary School

Parkside P.R.I.D.E. Scholarship awarded

June 17, 2010 // 0 Comments

The first Parkside P.R.I.D.E. (Promoting Responsible Ideas and Deeds Everyday) Scholarship has been awarded to Breanna Bowen, a 2010 graduating Rockford High School senior who attended Parkside Elementary School. Breanna Bowen Founded in 2002-03, this scholarship is provided by the efforts of the Parkside Parent Teacher Organization (PTO). As a long-term goal and in an [...]

Cruden, optimist, faces adversity with confidence, compassion

April 1, 2010 // 0 Comments

Rachel Cruden, 10, is the daughter of John and Lisa Cruden and sister to Andy, 9, and Hannah, 7, and has been named as one of the “Examples in Excellence” for 2010 through Rockford Public Schools. Rachel Cruden 10, has recently been named as one of Rockford Public Schools' "Examples in Excellence" for 2010. Photo by DOUGLAS PHOTOGRAPHY. This hardworking [...]

Find quality time in the summer

July 23, 2009 // 0 Comments

by SHARON WELLS Principal, Parkside Elementary School  My college roommates live in several different states and we try our best to see each other at least once a year. As we cram our time together into a short weekend in a central location, we all rush to share the latest events of our lives, from family news to updates on our jobs and interests. We joke with each other [...]

Hansen named Western Michigan regional champion

March 26, 2009 // 0 Comments

Andy Hansen Parkside Elementary School student, Andy Hansen, 9, placed first in the 9-10-year-old age group in the 63-pound weight class at the MYWA Western Michigan regional championships recently held in Lowell. Hansen, son of Scott and Jennifer Hansen of Rockford, advances to the state championships at Michigan State University on April 4 and [...]
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