SCHOOL BEAT

Team Claire by BOB SIEGEL Principal, Valley View Elementary School When does a school become more than a building, and transform into a loving/learning community? Pondering this is analogous to the question: When does a house become a home? This past year the students, staff and parents at Valley View Elementary School came together like […]

Rockford girls water polo wins state championship

Rams co-captain Casey Wolfer defends against Zeeland en route to Rockford winning the regional title.

The Lady Rams headed into the regional tournament Friday, May 18 with high expectations and they certainly delivered. The girls won the regional title by defeating Grand Haven, Hudsonville and Zeeland in the finals. The first game against Grand Haven featured a fine team effort with goals from Marie Siegel, Adrianna Craft, Casey Wolfer, Maddie […]

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!