Rogers Public Schools will be closed Friday, Dec. 6, 2013, due to the weather. Also, all RPS athletic events for Thursday are postponed. The Great 8 Classic girls basketball tournament has been cancelled too.
Educational Award Winners
Twelve Rogers schools have now earned Outstanding Educational Performance Awards based on their high achievement. The Office of Educational Policy awarded three Rogers schools for being among the state and region's most improved over the past six years. Those are Russell D.Jones Elementary (#1 in Northwest Arkansas and # 4 in the state for increasing literacy proficiency to 91% and #5 in the region for increasing math proficiency to 88%), Grace Hill (#3 in Northwest Arkansas and #11 inthe state for increasing literacy proficiency to 89%), and Elmwood Middle School (#4 in the region for increasing math proficiency to 82%). Fantastic gains!
Congratulations also for being in the state's Top 10 for 7th grade literacy, Kirksey, Lingle and Elmwood, and in the state's Top 25 overall, Eastside, Bellview, Tucker & Kirksey as well as in "the beating the odds category", Oakdale, Old Wire, Jones, Grimes, Tillery, Grace Hill, and again Eastside!!!! More...
Best High Schools in America
The Rogers School District is committed to providing an environment of educational excellence where all belong, all learn, and all succeed.