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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.


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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. Rochester Community Schools history of excellence has been strengthened over the past decade through the strategic planning process. 

Strategic Planning Points of Pride

Curriculum & Instruction

Curriculum Points of Pride

Global Awareness

Global Awareness Points of Pride

Technology & Infrastructure

Technology and Infrastructure Points of Pride


RCS Board of Education

The Board of Education of the Rochester Community School District is actively seeking to fill a vacant trustee position. All eligible candidates are encouraged to apply.

Back to school WELCOME

Rochester Community Schools is excited to welcome students for the 2023-24 school year. Families can explore basic start-up information here. For additional resources, please call 248-726-3000.

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.

Innovation Lab

Summer opportunities offered through the RCS Innovation Lab encourage students to explore their passion projects and propose solutions to community challenges.

Raising awareness to keep kids safe

On Feb. 13, 2023, the RCS Board of Education approved a resolution in support of gun safety and safe gun storage. Families are encouraged to take the necessary precautions at home to protect our community.

Seniors 2023

Congratulations to the graduates from Adams, Rochester, and Stoney Creek High Schools. We remain extremely proud of their academic, athletic and artistic accomplishments. 

2023 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. 

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.

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Calendar keyATPS - Adult Transition Program & Services, Kdg. - Kindergarten, TK - Transitional Kindergarten


RCS leverages digital technology to transform learning

RCS Hometown Hustle 2022

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RCS Episodes of Learning: Episode 3, Summer 2023

RCS Virtual Campus

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    Points of Pride

    561 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

    $197 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