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  • Letter to Families
Superintendent Ehren Jarrett

We’d like to share more information about the adaptive pause – or temporary break from in-person instruction – that starts Monday, Nov. 30 and runs through Friday, Dec., 18, the start of winter break.

  • Remote Learning
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  • Letter to Families
Superintendent Ehren Jarrett

We are following the recommendation from the Winnebago County Health Department to take what they’re calling an “adaptive pause,” or a short-term break from in-person instruction.

  • Health
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  • Tax Rate
Rockford Public Schools

Rockford Public Schools will drop its tax rate by 34 cents – from $6.89 to $6.55 – in the upcoming tax cycle to support taxpayers.

  • Rockford School Board
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  • Partnership
Rockford Public Schools

Today, Rockford Mayor Tom McNamara, Rockford Public Schools Superintendent Dr. Ehren Jarrett, Rockford Promise Executive Director Dr. Tasha Davis and Northern Illinois University President Dr. Lisa Freeman announced a new partnership that will provide free tuition at NIU to eligible RPS 205 students who live in Rockford. 

  • Rockford Promise
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  • Rockford School Board
Rockford Public Schools

The Rockford School Board will meet virtually tonight because some board members are under temporary quarantine.

  • Rockford School Board
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  • Athletics
Mat Parker

I’d like to provide an update on our boys and girls basketball seasons during this unprecedented time.

  • Basketball

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