ANNOUNCEMENTS

Mission

To provide a quality education in a caring atmosphere for students to attain the necessary skills and knowledge to become lifelong learners and contribute to a diverse, interdependent and changing world.

Points of Pride

Ensuring a world-class education by focusing resources on developing and enhancing assets which include people, innovative partnerships, state-of-the-art technology and facilities.

Points of Pride

Challenging students through dynamic cultural experiences to be empowered global stewards, and inspiring them to have a positive impact on their community, country, and world.

Points of Pride

Developing innovative, self-directed learners who think critically, communicate effectively, and persevere to positively impact the world.

Superintendent's Spotlight

The Rochester Community School District is proud to announce a new long-term credit rating designation of AA- with a stable outlook for the $128 million unlimited-tax general obligation school bonds. The rating was issued by Standard & Poor’s Ratings Services.The AA rating is the second highest assessment possible and indicates that obligations are of high quality with a very low credit risk.  

PLEASE CLICK HERE to learn more about the district's credit rating.

International Academy

There were a total of 143 applications received for the International Academy. This year, 142 balls were in the lottery drawing due to one set of twins wishing to be entered as one number. The twin’s number (74) will take up two seats. All 142 balls were pulled. Due to the high volume of applicants, only the top 25 lottery selections, plus the next 20 who are on the waiting list, will be eligible to test in February at the International Academy.  Please click here for IA lottery results.

The IA Mandatory Placement and Diagnostic Testing dates are: Tuesday, February 23, 4:00 – 6:30 p.m. and Wednesday, February 24, 6:00 – 8:30 p.m. Students may attend either testing date. No reservations are necessary. Testing Location: IA Okma Campus. This is a no calculator assessment. Transportation will not be provided to or from the International Academy. Students wishing to participate in athletics or marching band will do so at their assigned RCS High School. A confirmation letter will be sent to all students later this week.

KINDERGARTEN INFORMATION NIGHT

For answers to all your questions, new and previous Kindergarten parents are encouraged to attend the 2016-17 Kindergarten Information Night,  on Tuesday - February 16, 2016 at 7:00 p.m., at Stoney Creek High School Auditorium, 575 E. Tienken Road, Rochester Hills.