Rockford Public School

Rockford water polo qualifies for state tournament

November 5, 2009 // 0 Comments

Kyle Peterson’s trademark tough defense earns him second team All Region honors. Photo by GORDON PETERSON Rockford claimed third place in the Michigan Water Polo Association (MWPA) West Region Championships on Halloween weekend, qualifying them to play for the state championship. The Rams are one of the final eight teams—four from each side of the state—who will [...]

Principal spends day in port-a-potty

October 29, 2009 // 0 Comments

by ANA OLVERA  A port-a-potty was stationed in front of Roguewood Elementary in Rockford on October 15. This all came about when Principal Michael Hibbeln told Roguewood Elementary students that if they met their fundraising goal he would do something wacky in return. The cause was to raise money for the school’s PTO by doing a walk. The school’s PTO funds [...]

Dancing Through the Decades—Rockford Homecoming memories

October 29, 2009 // 0 Comments

Rockford’s Homecoming was Friday, October 9, 2009 at Rockford High School Fine Arts Auditorium. Pictured are the king and queen and the homecoming court. KING AND QUEEN­—George McConnell and Kelsey Kinstle.   Jill Fowle and Alex Devries.                       Margaret Smiley and Jacob Loader.   Jenna Johnson and Joe Stefanski.                   [...]

Education Blackboard – September 17, 2009

September 17, 2009 // 0 Comments

Technology update for summer 2009  by PETER YOUNG Director of Operational Technology  On behalf of the technology department of Rockford Public Schools (RPS), I would like to thank the community for the support of the May 2008 bond issue and the difference this is making for students and staff in the district. Through the use of bond monies, last summer we installed new [...]

School Beat – September 3, 2009

September 3, 2009 // 0 Comments

Three issues demand attention, time by MICHAEL S. SHIBLER, Ph.D.  Superintendent of Schools Rockford Public Schools With the passing of each year, the summer months seem to fly by faster than in previous years even though each day of each year has the same number of minutes and hours! It is hard to believe that I have the privilege of beginning my 21st year as [...]
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