September 15, 2021
Yearbook Photos: Olson Photography will be here Tuesday morning, 9/21 to take yearbook photos for all 6, 7, & 8th graders and Thursday morning, 9/23 to take photos for all 9,10 & 11th graders. All students will have their photo taken. If you wish to purchase photos, please bring in the order form which you should have received from your homeroom teacher. You should turn in your order form and payment to Olson Photography when you go to have your photo taken.
Football Game this Week: The football game is this Saturday, 9/18, at Rock Falls starting at 12:00 noon.
The Rock Youth Group: The first meeting will be Monday, 9/20, in Mr. Hansen’s room, 131, from 3:15-4:45pm. We will start with nerf gun capture the flag outside, and move on to snacks before a closing bible study. Please check your nerf guns in to Mr. Hansen’s room before school.
Mission of the Month: We need your help for our September Mission of the Month for Rock House Kids. See flyers for items being collected or talk to Colton Clark. We have under 100 items and are trying to reach a goal of 1000 by Sept. 30th.
Help on Canvas: If you are in need of some extra help with navigating and using Canvas, stop by the CORE after school 3:15-3:45pm for some assistance on Thursdays, Sept. 16th and 23rd.
Homecoming T-Shirts: Student Council will be selling Homecoming T-shirts during lunch on Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays. If you ordered & paid for your shirt at Back to School Day, you may pick it up during lunch in the snack shack on M, W or F.
Upcoming college visits:
September 16 1:30 North Central College (IL)
September 21 10:35 Western Illinois University (IL)
September 21 11:25 McKendree University (IL)
September 24 8:30 Long Island University (NY)
EcoClub: Eco Club will meet in Mr. Vaughan’s room tomorrow, Sept 16th during homeroom. Be there or be square!
High School Baseball: All High School Boys intending to play High School Baseball in the spring please sign up in the Athletic Office in the next several days. Coach Bertram
Drive-Right Classes: THERE HAS BEEN A CHANGE: Drive-Right will not be holding classes at Rockford Lutheran this semester. They have opened an additional class at their Loves Park location starting Monday, Sept 20th in the evening. Please contact Drive-Right at 815-965-4638 with any questions.
Athletic/Activity Early Dismissal: 9/15/21 Girls Tennis @ 2:50pm & Girls Golf @ 2:20pm
JH Cross Country: Congrats to the Junior High cross country team on winning their second consecutive meet! Thank you to all who came out to cheer yesterday! Also, we’re still accepting new runners. See Mr. McBee if you are interested.
8th Grade Field Trip to Walcamp: Please turn in money, permission slip and online waiver to Mrs.
Fustin or Mr. Wilson by this Friday. Our trip is next Monday, 9/20.
Athletic/Activity Early Dismissal: NONE
This week Mr. Mertz will supervise in room 222.
Next week Mr. Schach will supervise in room 107.
Weekly Bell Schedule:
Week of 9/13-9/17: M-Regular, T-Regular, W-Late Start, Th-Regular, F-Chapel
Week of 9/20-9/24: M-Regular, T-Regular, W-Late Start, Th-Regular, F-Chapel
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