Daily Announcements

October 8, 2021



Rules for After Care:  All students left in the care of Rockford Lutheran after school must remain in the MPR under the direction of Miss Carol!  You may not congregate in the hallways; you must be in the MPR until your ride comes to get you.  You may not for ANY reason at all be outside of the building!  If you are found outside, your parents will be called and you will no longer be able to be left after school.  Your parents will be required to pick you up by 3:15pm or arrange other transportation for you.

Community Service Opportunity:  The YMCA of Rock River Valley is hosting our annual Head of the Rock Regatta and we are looking for volunteers to help with our Rowing Crew Competition on the Rock River on October 10, 2021.  Please contact or text Joann Major for details at 815-766-6384.

Girls Basketball: All girls in grades 9th-12th and grades 6th-8th that are interested in playing basketball this year, please sign up on the office window.



AP Test Registration:  Students interested in taking an AP test need to stop in the Guidance Office for registration forms.  All forms and fees are due back to the office by November 1.  See Mr. Kortze if you have questions.

Herff Jones representatives will be here during lunch on October 12 to meet with sophomores concerning rings, and seniors concerning caps and gowns and other graduation items.  Students will pick up information packets and have their questions answered.

Reps will also be here the evening of October 19, from 5-7 in the evening to meet with students and parents to place orders for any items for sophomores or seniors.

Feel free to contact the Guidance Office if you have any questions.

Homecoming Dance:  Today is the last day to purchase tickets..  Buy your tickets in the snack shack during 1st and 3rd lunch.  If you are bringing a guest, you can pick up a guest pass in the office. Once completed, you must redeem in the office for a voucher.  You must turn in your voucher when you buy your ticket.  The dance is October 9th and tickets are $15 each.

Sophomores/Juniors/Seniors. Check out these upcoming college visits:

Tuesday Oct. 12:  University of South Alabama

Wednesday Oct 13:  UW Whitewater, Macalaster, Lake Forest, Augustana, UW LaCrosse

Friday Oct. 15:  University of Buffalo

Athletic/Activity Early Dismissal:  NONE



JH Math Club:  Are you good at math?  Would you like to become better at math?  Do you enjoy spending time with friends and discussing how to solve problems?  Do you enjoy the feeling of accomplishment after completing a difficult challenge?  If you answered yes to any of these questions, see Mr. Zimmerman to join the JH math team.  The MATHCOUNTS competition is in February, but there are other competitions that start in October for those who are interested.

Athletic/Activity Early Dismissal: NONE



Next week Ms. Kosberg will supervise in room 116.


Week of 10/11-10/15: M-No School (Columbus Day), T-Regular, W-Late Start, Th-Regular, F-Chapel

Week of 10/18-10/22:  M-Regular, T-Regular, W-Late Start, Th-Regular, F- No School (P/T Conferences)

For details of each of the above Bell Schedules please check via this link to the schedules: https://rockfordlutheran.org/bell-schedules/


The LORD will fulfill his purpose for me; your steadfast love, O LORD, endures forever. 

Psalm 138:8a  ESV