rockford high school

For some parents of ninth-graders, figuring out how their child is going to get from the first day of school in ninth grade to graduation day four years later seems to be a daunting task, with state standards, assessments and district course requirements to consider. For others with previous experience of children graduating from high […]

facebook icon
twitter icon
comments icon

BY DAVID PEDERSEN Howard Lake-Waverly-Winsted was able to slow down a couple of Rockford’s top girls basketball scorers when winning the sub-section game 66-43 Saturday. HLWW showed why it earned the top sub-section seed in 5AA by employing a potent offense and pressure defense. Offensive rebounds were particularly hard to get for Rockford, lowering the […]

facebook icon
twitter icon
comments icon

Breck defeated Delano-Rockford 5-2 in the Section 2A boys hockey tournament last week before getting upset by Orono in the title game. Delano-Rockford fell behind 3-0 after the first period and 5-0 after two before Grant Prinsen and Jack Nelson netted third period goals. Junior goalie Brett Norling made 27 saves, while Delano-Rockford put 23 […]

facebook icon
twitter icon
comments icon

BY DAVID PEDERSEN As the Section 5AA basketball playoffs get started for Rockford’s girls, the boys were leaving after a thrilling 68-67 loss to Breck last Thursday. Rockford entered the playoffs as the No. 6 seed playing at No. 3 Breck, which moved on to edge No. 2 seed Watertown-Mayer 73-72 Saturday. “We played a […]

facebook icon
twitter icon
comments icon

At its Feb. 19 meeting, the Rockford Area Schools Board of Education was presented with information regarding the proposed addition of business and computer technology classes at the Rockford High School. The courses will be coordinated through consultation with BestPrep (a Minnesota nonprofit organization that helps prepare students with business, career and financial literacy skills […]

facebook icon
twitter icon
comments icon

BY DAVID PEDERSEN The focus of the Rockford and Delano boys and girls basketball teams this week was the section tournament and with the do die mentality. The girls teams have a couple more games to fine tune play before playoffs begin next week. The boys were in the mix this week when section action […]

facebook icon
twitter icon
comments icon

BY DAVID PEDERSEN It has been common place in recent years when the Delano-Rockford boys hockey team gets to face Breck in the Section 2A tournament. It also is usual to find Breck as the No. 1 seed and defending section champ. The teams battled for the section title a year ago. Delano-Rockford defeated Blake […]

facebook icon
twitter icon
comments icon

BY DAVID PEDERSEN Three area gymnasts may not have won any medals at the state meet Saturday, but they earned respect of their coaches. Senior Amelia Sutherland and junior Alexus Aquirre competed for Delano on balance beam along with senior Mikayla Erickson from Rockford who placed 18th. Sutherland was 21st and Aguirre 32nd. Sutherland also […]

facebook icon
twitter icon
comments icon
up arrow
up arrow