Op-Ed: Investing in Schools is Investing in our Kids

Strong and successful education is vital for economic self-sufficiency of the individual and economic growth of the community and nation. In greater Rochester area we have Rochester Community Schools (RCS). Strong schools are reflective of a strong housing market and vibrant neighborhoods. City of Rochester Hills and City of Rochester have been recognized in the top best cities within their population range. One of the key reasons that contributed to the recognition is great teachers and good … [Read more...]

Rochester Community Schools Congratulates 2016 National Merit Scholarship Semifinalists

Rochester Community Schools is pleased to recognize their National Merit® Scholarship Semifinalists who scored in the top one percent of approximately 1.5 million students from more than 22,000 schools nationwide on the Preliminary SAT/National Merit Scholarship Qualifying Test. “We are proud of the academic accomplishments of our National Merit Scholarship Semifinalists,” said Rochester Community Schools Superintendent Robert Shaner. “We congratulate the students, along with the dedicated … [Read more...]

Hamlin Road Construction Update from Rochester Community Schools

On Wednesday, the Rochester Community School (RCS) District released a statement saying they appreciate everyone's patience and cooperation during the Hamlin Road construction efforts. The statement went on to say that RCS is working closely with the City of Rochester Hills to provide residents with advanced notice about roadway travel restrictions and alternative travel routes. The City of Rochester Hills will be mailing letters to residents and business owners about the upcoming Hamlin … [Read more...]