Rochester Junior High School

3 Rocket Drive

Rochester, IL  62563

217.498.9761

Today is March 24, 2017

 

Next week from March 27 thru March 31, 2017 is Spring Break.  Have a great time!

Choir Students need to bring their Chromebooks to class today.

Yearbooks:

Today is the last day to order.  Forms can be returned to the school to Mr. Firebaugh or the RJHS office (checks made payable to Inter-State Studio).  Orders can also be taken online at www.inter-state.com/yearbook with the code 13219N.

Any 8th grade girl who is interested in playing basketball in high school should stop by the RJHS office and pick up a summer basketball camp packet from Mrs. Eandi.  Anyone with questions can email Coach Boudouris at jrboudouris@rochester3a.net

There will be a boys and girls track meet at home, Tuesday, March 28th at 4:30 p.m. (during Spring Break) There will be 4 teams plus Rochester competing.  Christ The King, Blessed Sacrament, St Agnes, Pleasant Plains.  Come out and cheer on our Tracksters.

The JH Spring Bash will be held on Friday, April 7 from 6:30 -8:30 p.m. in the RAC.  Admission to the dance is $5.00.  Pizza, snacks and drinks will be served, a DJ will play your favorite songs, pictures will be taken for $1.00 and there will be drawings for prizes.  Hope to see everyone there!

7th & 8th Grade Cheerleading Tryouts

Sign up in the office and then come join us Monday, April3rd for an informational meeting and open gym after school at the RES 2-3 building. Parents do not attend this meeting on Monday. A parent meeting will be scheduled after tryouts.

All participants will ride bus #4 (if you are at the JRH) and bus #30 (RIS) over to the 2-3 building. Official tryouts will be held on Thursday.  

In order to tryout you must have the following completed and turned in:

Current physical on file with the nurse's office. If you have a question regarding your student's physical please contact your school nurse.

Please wear a plain white t-shirt and navy black shorts to all week.

If you have any questions please feel free to contact me, Mrs. Jenkins at mjenkins@rochester3a.net

Rochester Education Foundation

 REF Trivia Night Fundraiser takes place on April 28 at the Springfield Firefighters Lake Club this year. Please consider purchasing a ticket or putting a table together to help support a foundation that has done so much to benefit our students in the Rochester School District. We are also accepting donations for our silent auction.

Currently 4 Rochester graduates majoring in education are receiving $1000 a year in scholarship money.

You may order your tickets or tables online at www.rochestereducationfoundation.org, or you may contact one of the board members.