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Meals for RPS 205 students available during spring break

ROCKFORD -- The Rockford Public Schools Nutrition Services team will provide meals during spring break, March 22-26, at school pickup sites. Meals will be available for pickup from 3 to 6 p.m. Tuesday, March 23, and Friday, March 26, at…

RPS 205 replaces snow days with remote learning

ROCKFORD -- E-learning will replace snow days for students in the Rockford Public School District 205, the district announced Thursday. During snow and emergency days, students will attend school through a remote-learning day. The school…

Harlem School District releases 2020-21 reopening plan

MACHESNEY PARK - Harlem School District 122 released its back-to-school plan for the upcoming academic year amid the ongoing coronavirus pandemic. The plan offers in-person and remote learning and was drafted with guidance from the…

Back to School: RPS 205 announces plan for 2020-21

ROCKFORD - Rockford families will have a choice between in-person or remote learning for 2020-21 academic year, district officials announced Thursday. Students who chose in-person instruction, classes will be conducted within health and…

Rockford principals cancel 2020 senior proms

ROCKFORD - Senior proms for Rockford Public School District 205's high schools are officially canceled because of the coronavirus pandemic, principals announced Tuesday. "We’ve agreed as a group to cancel our senior prom plans for the…

RPS 205 launches ‘Distance Learning’ website

ROCKFORD - Rockford Public School District 205 will launch its "Distance Learning" website Wednesday, March 25. The site aims to keep students working while they're out of the classroom because of the COVID-19 outbreak. And it marks a…

Diocese adds school to consolidation plan

ROCKFORD -- The Catholic Diocese of Rockford on Monday added St. Edward School to its upcoming 2019-20 school consolidation plan that includes a yet-to-be-named multi-parish school. A fourth school, St. Edward School, 3020 11th St., is…