Rochester Junior High School

3 Rocket Drive

Rochester, IL  62563


Today is February 24, 2017


All 7th and 8th grade students will be given the PARCC test on March 14, 15, & 16.  Please try to avoid appointments on those mornings.  Also, all students will need to bring headphones for testing.  


Junior High Volleyball

Both 7th & 8th grade Volleyball Girls won the Sangamon County Volleyball Championship last night by defeating Pleasant Plains. Congratulation girls!


Junior High Wrestling

Junior High Wrestlers will participate in the Regional Meet Saturday, February 25th.  Regionals will be at Divernon/Auburn Junior High.  Meet time:  7:30 a.m.   Bus time:  6:45 a.m.


The winners of the box top challenge with an average 25.04 box tops per students was Mrs. Gustafson's class!  Congratulations!  Thanks to ALL who participated.  With your help, we were able to raise over $300 for the Junior High School PTO.  We will have another box top challenge in the spring so keep saving those boxtops!


Pre-Registration for Kindergarten

It's that time when the EC-1 prepares for the 2017-2018 Kindergarten Class.    

KindergartenRegistrationLetter (1).pdf  KindergartenRegistrationLetter.docx 

2017-18 Early Childhood/Pre-K Screenings:

Developmental Screenings for children 2 ½ to 5 years of age residing within the Rochester School District will be held on February 16th and February 17th at the Rochester Elementary EC-1 building.  Please contact Erin at 498-6210 ext 1522 to schedule an appointment.

RYAA Spring Soccer Registration is Now Open

The RYAA is offering the following programs this spring for soccer: Co-Ed Soccer Program for 3 and 4 year olds and a Co-Ed Soccer Program for 5 and 6 year olds. Online registration/payment is required and can be done at Cost is $45.00. Soccer Registration deadline is March 6.  The game season will run from April 4 through May 25. 3 & 4 year olds will be playing on Tuesday evenings at 5:45 p.m. 5 & 6 year olds will be playing on Thursday evenings at 5:45 p.m.

Soccer players 6-14 years old can register through the Springfield YMCA and will play their games on Saturdays from April 15 through May 27.

Deadline is March 17. Please visit to download a registration form. PLEASE indicate LAST SEASONS COACH AND/OR "PLACE ON A ROCHESTER TEAM" on the registration form.


RYAA Spring Baseball and Softball Registration is Now Open for Spring 2017

The RYAA is offering the following programs this spring for baseball and softball: Teeball (Boys and Girls Ages 6 and Under), Baseball (8U, 10U, 12U and 14U), Softball (8U, 10U, 12U and 14U).  Regular registration will close on March 13. Online registration/payment is required and can be done at