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Rockridge School District, in an active partnership with parents and community, will promote excellence in a caring environment in which all students learn and grow. This partnership shall empower all students to develop a strong self-esteem and to become responsible learners and decision-makers. The School District is committed to developing and using a visionary and innovative curriculum and a knowledgeable and dedicated staff.









 
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Rock the Ridge - August 19th
The Rockridge Booster Club – also known as the team behind the team – is hosting a day-long event at the Andalusia Lion’s Club on Saturday, August 19, 2017. Funds raised will benefit all of Rockridge’s junior high and high school extra-curricular activities.  Click here to learn more about this event!  Click here for the Run/Walk Registration Flyer.


Pre-School Screening - August 3rd
Rockridge CUSD #300 is sponsoring a FREE Community Pre-School Screening on Thursday, August 3rd from 9:00 am to noon at Taylor Ridge Elementary School.  Please call the RIROE at 309-736-1111 to make an appointment (ask for the Early Childhood Department).  This FREE screening is for all Rockridge children ages 3, 4, & 5 who are not enrolled in Kindergarten.  Preschool screening is used to help parents learn more about their child's development.  The screening provides FREE vision, hearing, language, motor, & cognitive skill assessments.  Children should be screened once per year until starting Kindergarten.  This screening also helps us identify students eligible for our preschool services.  Please call Taylor Ridge Elementary School with questions at 309-793-8070.


NOTICE: ROCKRIDGE CUSD #300 STUDENT RECORDS   All Rockridge CUSD #300 special education students that graduated the year of 2012 may pick up their temporary records from the Rockridge Guidance Office until September 1, 2017. After that date, they will be destroyed. The records may contain information required for Department of Rehabilitation Services Eligibility, SSI, etc.

All Rockridge CUSD #300 regular education students that graduated the year of 2012 may also pick up their temporary student records from the Rockridge Guidance Office until September 1, 2017. After that date, they will be destroyed as well.

2017-18 Student Registration
Thanks to everyone who came in to our registration Fee Day on July 19th. We appreciate your assistance in getting your students registered for the 2017-18 school year, but understand that some were not able in to finalize registration. Parents (all grade levels) who have not yet paid can pay their fees in the Rockridge High School Office daily between the hours of 7:30 am and 2:00 pm. Please note that the office will be closed on Wednesday, July 26th.

Be sure to follow Rockridge CUSD #300 on Facebook, @rockridgesports on Twitter, and @rockridge300 on Twitter for news and updates. Also check out the Rockridge web site at www.rr300.org.

Class of 2018 - Information on Sign-ups for the Fall 2017 PSAT Test at RHS:
Each year, Rockridge High School has offered the PSAT/NMSQT Test to the juniors in the fall as an optional college preparatory test. Juniors who score in the top national percentiles on this test may be eligible for multiple scholarships and honors. It is a very rigorous test designed for four-year college-bound students. Taking the PSAT/NMSQT is also provides good practice for the upcoming SAT Test, and provides juniors with post high school planning materials. There is a $16.00 charge to take this optional test. Fee waivers are available for students who meet the free lunch criteria for the district. Click here for more information.


Summer Sports Camp Dates & Registration Forms have been posted! Click here

RHS Baseball Golf Outing
The Rockridge Baseball Team is hosting its annual Golf Outing Fundraiser at Hawthorn Ridge Golf Course (Aledo) on Saturday, August 5th with a shotgun start at 8:00 am. Entry fee is $60 per person. Tee sponsorships are available for $200, which includes one golf and one lunch.  Registration forms are available online: https://goo.gl/GoFEMt. Please register by July 21st. Contact Coach Neil Mecagni (309-297-9267) neilmecagni@gmail.com, Kristi Workman (309-793-8020) kworkman@rr300.org, or John Holbert (309-781-0577) john.e.holbert@imegcorp.com with questions or for more information.

2017 RHS Football Golf Outing
Saturday, August 12th - Hawthorn Ridge Golf Course - 8:00 am Shotgun Start - 4-man Best Ball Scramble Format - $60 per golfer includes golf, lunch, & prizes - $40 per golfer for RHS Class of 2013-2017 Alumni. Registration form:  https://goo.gl/63KbnQ

Rep. Mike Halpin Honors Music Department
Thank you to IL State Representative Mike Halpin (D 72nd Dist) for stopping by RHS this morning to formal recognize the Music Department for their Third Straight IHSA Class B Sweepstakes State Championship!! Rep. Halpin read a formal resolution and presented a certificate to the students at a brief assembly this morning. 

Rockridge FFA Greenhouse Helps Urban Garden Project
Article courtesy of Radish Magazine, by Cindy Hadish
A small church is providing sizable benefits through its urban gardens in Rock Island.  Spearheaded by one of its elders, Broadway Presbyterian Church, with about 100 members, has been addressing food insecurity, challenges faced by refugees and immigrants and more, by working the soil.  Click here to read more...


 
 
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The District has standardized and updated the way families are notified of their students' lunch account balance information and how negative balances will be handled.  Read more...

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