Category: Academics

Two RPS students place in Top of the State speech competition

ROCKFORD – Aryan Arora of Auburn and Jada Cox both brought home top five finishes in the Top of the State speech competition Saturday at Jefferson. The IHSA holds a state competition for a number of different speaking competitions and Auburn and Jefferson will be in the DeKalb regional this Saturday. The state competition is […]

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District 205’s top 20 moments/milestones of 2018

Lists are always a popular thing to compile and publish at the end of the year. It’s easy to forget the day-to-day triumphs as the weeks go by. Every day, Rockford Public Schools athletes are getting up early and dedicating themselves to getting better. You can see it by the progress on the field and […]

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SSAC opens leadership doors for students

Madalyn Miller is Editor-in-Chief of the Rockford East newspaper and graphics editor of the yearbook. So Madalyn already is active and plugged in. Madalyn, though, found another outlet when she joined the Superintendent’s Student Advisory Council. Click here to read about what she’s learned so far.

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This year’s Academic All-Star nominees a historic group

The annual Academic All-Star Athletic awards will be handed out at the Coronado Theater on May 21 and the judges this year will have an amazingly difficult time choosing the most outstanding male and female student-athletes. The male nominees this year: Auburn, Angel Martinez Martinez has won six national boxing championships¬†since 2014, including a 2017 […]

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