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RPS 205 Staff Strike FAQs for Parents

As of right now, Rockford Public Schools' bus drivers, nutrition services, and paraprofessional labor unions are planning to strike beginning Wednesday, March 15, and this will undoubtedly leave many parents in a lurch. Here's what parents of RPS 205 students need to know ahead of the strike.

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Rockford Art Deli on Facebook
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Rockford Art Deli Supporting Public Schools With New Shirt Line

Rockford Art Deli in downtown Rockford is taking their city pride one step further by unveiling the "RAD 205" t-shirt line to support RPS 205 high schools. Not only do these shirts look awesome, but they are donating $5 from each shirt purchased to the art department of that school. How awesome is that?!?

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Rockford Public Schools Honoring Alumni Who Rock

In an effort to increase positivity and confidence in students, the Rockford Public Schools have started a new "Our Alumni Rock" campaign to honor past RPS 205 students who are accomplishing great things. 

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Here’s Why Rockford Police Are At Local Elementary Schools

School is officially back in session for the Rockford Public Schools, and the Rockford Police Department is taking some non-traditional steps to ensure school zone safety this year. 

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Rockford Public Schools’ Flash Mob Tribute to Les Miserables

Monday was Institute Day for Rockford Public Schools, and teachers and staff were treated to a very special, (and quite clever) rendition of "One Day More" from Les Miserables. 

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Rockford’s Keeping Student Athletes Safer With New Technology

All four Rockford public high schools will be a part of a pilot program this year aimed at keeping kids playing football safer from head injuries.

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RPS 205 Offering Career Program for Aspiring Teachers

It's no secret that the Rockford Public Schools are hurting for teachers, so it makes total sense to start the recruiting process early right here in district 205. It also makes sense to offer aspiring young teachers incentives for staying in Rockford such as discounted tuition and guaranteed job placement, which is exactly what this new RPS program is aiming to do.

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Rockford Park District Wants to Turn Closed Local Schools Into Parks

The Rockford School District plans to close 8 local schools over the next 3 years, and this leaves the neighbors surrounding them wondering what will happen to these old buildings then?

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RPS 205 Expected to Fire 40 Teachers Today

Rockford Public Schools is holding a board meeting today in which 40 local teachers are expected to be fired.

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Rockford Public Schools Say Money is Available for Two New Schools

RPS 205 Facilities Plan Oversight Committee, the group responsible for checking costs to make sure plans are doable, says there is enough money available to build two new elementary schools in the district. Now that the committee has given the green light, what's next?

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