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RCS Ignite Lab

An online hub that brings emergent technologies and innovative pedagogical approaches together to spark curiosity and inspire lifelong learning.

RCS Virtual Campus

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Pride In Excellence

The Rochester Community School District is part of a treasured community that is rich in tradition, where partnerships between families, schools, and businesses are integral for student success. Our mission is to provide a quality education in a caring atmosphere so all students can attain the necessary skills and knowledge to become lifelong learners and contribute to a diverse, interdependent and changing world.

With thirteen elementary schools, four middle schools, three high schools, one childcare center, and the RCS Virtual Campus, more than 15,000 students residing in the greater Rochester area have the advantage of receiving a world-class education from Michigan’s premier school district. Programs and services include: pre-kindergarten classes for children, ages 3 and 4 years; comprehensive K-12 curriculum; adult education courses; special education for ages 0-26; award-winning art and music programs; before and after-school child care; and community enrichment programs. 


Now Hiring

RCS is part of a treasured community that is looking to hire. Be a part of their team. Full- and part-time positions are available with competitive pay.

Armon Howard, state champion 300-meter hurdles

Earning a state championship is the highest honor that a high-school athlete can achieve.  Congratulations to the following Michigan High School Athletic Association (MHSAA) Division 1 state champions.

RACE graduates

Rochester Community Schools offers learning opportunities for people of all ages, including adults who want to earn their GED or expand their English language skills. For further information call 248-726-5950.

2022 music education award

RCS has again been honored with the Best Communities for Music Education designation from The NAMM Foundation for its outstanding commitment to music education. 

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RCS leverages digital technology to transform learning

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RCS supports emotional health and well-being

RCS Virtual Campus

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    Points of Pride

    523 acres

    Primarily within Rochester, Rochester Hills, and Oakland Twp.


    Highly skilled, caring teachers and staff


    Students from pre-K thru adult


    Graduation rate


    Students attend post-secondary schools


    Advanced Placement courses


    CTE courses in Business, Marketing, Engineering, and Computer Science


    High mean SAT score than national average

    $183 million

    Operating budget supporting quality student programs

    11 reward schools

    Ranked in the top 5% across the state


    Course electives at the high school level


    MHSAA varsity teams


    Sub-varsity athletic teams


    PTAs and PTSAs districtwide