A Salute to Our Hometown Graduates

Leah Marie Curry Jonas Dröge Rebecca Mathilde Gobert Jorrit Gorseman Annbritt Hagenah Emilie Luise Hahne Bérénice Marie-Louise Lagarde Jeremie Wayne Murray Paige Lauren Nastaj Clara Petrine Møller Nielsen Chutipan Panumaswiwat Mariana Kozyreff Pereira Mariana Saraiva de Melo Pinheiro Amber Lee Stults Kelly Jocelyn Villarroel Cascos Matthew James Warkoczeski Eliane Svenja Weishaupt Jody Kay Scherer Rachel […]

EDUCATION BLACKBOARD

Message to the Class of 2012 by MICHAEL S. SHIBLER, Ph.D. Superintendent of Schools Rockford Public Schools On behalf of the Rockford Public Schools Board of Education, employees, and Rockford area community, congratulations to our graduating seniors from Rockford High School, River Valley Academy, and Adult Education. You have reached a very important milestone in […]

Athlete of the Week

Kelsea Buchanan

Kelsea Buchanan Competitive Cheer Rockford High School sophomore Kelsea Buchanan was pulled up at the end of last season to help out the Rams at districts. This year, she has started in all three rounds for the Rams this entire season. Congratulations, Kelsea, on being elected the Rockford Sports Boosters February Athlete of the Week!

Rockford TV studio claims Pillar of Excellence

Attaining a major accomplishment in television are (l–r) Video Technician Jason Springer, Mallory Bolin, Kayla Tykosky, David Dominiak, Anna Dood, and instructor Kris DeYoung, all members of Beyond The Rock Productions at Rockford High School.

by KRIS DEYOUNG When one hears about major accomplishments in the field of television, often thoughts go to that of a luxurious ceremony representing what is known as “Television’s Gold.” Those in the TV industry are recognized for the greatest of accomplishments and performances both in front of and behind the lens. Those of us […]

RHS 2012 grads to celebrate their story of faith, hope, joy

In a scene carried out in thousands of churches across the country these past few weeks, high school graduates are honored during Graduation Sunday morning services. Pictured are but nine of Rockford United Methodist Church’s seventeen 2012 graduating seniors.	Photo by CLIFF HILL

Rockford community invited to baccalaureate ceremony Sunday, June 3 by CLIFF AND NANCY HILL A baccalaureate ceremony for graduating high school students in the Rockford community has been an annual tradition for decades, yet there are many Rockford residents who are not aware of the baccalaureate service’s existence. Few understand the meaning of the ceremony. […]