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* Offers Creative and Performing Arts (CAPA) special program
** Offers Creative and Performing Arts (CAPA) & Gifted Academy special programs
*** Offers Adult Education program

About RPS 205

Rockford Public Schools is one of the largest school districts in Illinois, educating approximately 27,700 students through early childhood and preschool programs all the way through high school and adult education programs.

There are 41 schools in the district. Those who live in or are planning to move to the Rockford area can use our school zone locator to determine the assigned school zone. With approximately 4,071 employees, the school district is also the second-largest employer in the region. 

The mission of Rockford Public Schools is to collaboratively engage all students in a world class education.

Our Vision: Be the first choice for ALL families

Our Values: Character, Communication, Continuous Improvement, Collaboration

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Continuous Improvement

Focus on Growth

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Work Together

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Accessible & Responsive

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Students First

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