Rockford Public Schools Hall of Fame

On-going fundraising helps REF raise grant dollars

April 28, 2011 // 0 Comments

The Rockford Education Foundation (REF), a non-profit and independent organization, serves the Rockford community by funding educational grants. The REF holds different fundraisers throughout the year in order to raise money to support educational opportunities. Each year the REF funds over $60,000 in grants. BRICK BY BRICK—Laying a foundation for the future is a [...]

First RPS Hall of Fame members inducted

October 7, 2010 // 0 Comments

It was a ceremony unlike any other for Rockford Public Schools and the impact will continue on for generations. The first inductees in the Rockford Public School Hall of Fame stand in front of the new monument which bears their names. From Friday, October 1 with a monument dedication and ribbon-cutting ceremony on through Sunday, October 3 with a farewell brunch, Rockford [...]