Class of 2025 Orientation

We are thrilled to welcome the Class of 2025 to the Rockford Freshman Center on Wednesday, August 11, 2021!  Please use this link to access welcome information.

Rockford Book Bus!

The Rockford Book Bus is a new addition to learning resources in Rockford this summer, making four stops a day in a converted school bus to bring books to children…

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“My Pandemic”

Dear Rockford family, YOU ALL have been doing your part to grow student grit and perspective from the nervous little kindergartner right through to the anxious yet confident senior reaching for…

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The virtual classroom

Lauren Billings’ fourth-graders are done with their morning math lesson, but one of her students lingers after dismissal — on Billings’ computer screen. The girl’s dog died the night before,…

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COVID-19 Update

Because COVID-19 (coronavirus) is a rapidly-evolving situation with cases now identified in Michigan, I want to assure you that we are continuing to stay on top of the most recent…

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Class of 2024

Please use the link to access information for the Class of 2024, including: The PowerPoint presentation listing the Michigan Merit Curriculum requirements and sample schedules The Freshman Center Brochure with…

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RPS Communication Tools

Rockford Public Schools greatly values our partnership with parents/guardians and we are very thankful for your support.  Together, we are truly shaping the future by preparing the nearly 8,000 young…

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EEE Found in Kent County

UPDATE at 4:35 p.m. In follow-up to my email earlier today regarding EEE being identified in Kent County, all evening activities, practices, and competitions at RPS will be rescheduled to conclude…

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2019 Orientations

ELEMENTARY: Check building website calendars for dates of orientations   ERMS August 14 – 7th and 8th grade (times TBD) August 15 – 6th grade (times TBD) August 19 – makeup day (times…

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Arena Scheduling

Arena Scheduling is about to begin for incoming freshman (Class of 2023)! Arena Scheduling is a feature of Student Access by which students are able to place their courses for…

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Momo challenge

The following was sent to all RPS parents and guardians: I am writing to make you aware of a hoax internet challenge that is currently appearing internationally.  The “Momo Challenge”…

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POWERFUL PARENTING!

The final DHK Community Education and Prevention Series event of the year will be offered on March 19th from 4:45 – 8:00p.m.!  This event will provide valuable information, tools and…

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Snow Days

Dear Rockford Parents and Staff, As of today, we have canceled seven days of school for travel or weather-related conditions.  The State of Michigan forgives the first six days, which…

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