The Scholar Bowl match against Woodlawn on January, 23rd will begin at 3:00 p.m. in the library. We will start with the Varsity match followed by the Junior Varsity match.
Order Girls Basketball Regional Championship shirts from Debbie Richardson on FB Bling Bling Boutique or text her at 6189725812 no later than Tuesday PM. They are $15 each.
The 5Essentials Survey is open for all our Rome Parents and Guardians. The survey is designed to generate a detailed picture of the inner workings of our school. To take the survey, please use the following link: https://survey.5-essentials.org/illinois/ Thank you!
Rome Board of Education and Administration would like to announce that Mr. Stephen Phillips was approved as the new Superintendent at the regular board meeting last night effective July 1, 2020. He is coming from Mulberry Grove CUSD 1 and we are all excited about this choice.
Rome school district will be closed on Tuesday, December 17th due to the weather. The boys basketball game for tomorrow night is also canceled, but the regularly scheduled board meeting will still take place.
****IMPORTANT****Due to the current weather conditions, Rome will be dismissing students at 12:30 pm today. All evening activities are also cancelled.
Next week our staff is having five days of Christmas and we would love to have the kids participate on the dress up days if they want to. Monday: Christmas PJs, Tuesday: Christmas shirt and jeans, Wednesday: Workout Wednesday (sweats, wind suits, etc.), Thursday: Ugly sweater day. Friday: anything holiday.
Reminder about Christmas programs tonight. K-2 6:00-6:30 and 3-4, band, & chorus 7:00-8:00
Christmas present idea: If you're looking for Rome gear as gifts, please get an order form from the office and order ASAP, so it can be here in time. The Booster Club will be making an order soon.
The blue bus route is running later than normal this evening with dismissal. We are very sorry for the inconvenience.
Rome Staff and administration would like to share our appreciation for the Rome Board of Education and their stellar governance on this School Board Members Day. Thank you Amanda McKee, Kelly Tinsley, Wes Schumm, Steve Down, John Burkett, Micheal Kroeschen, & Aaron Woodrome.
Dental Safari will be at Rome Grade School tomorrow, November 14th. It's not too late to sign-up! Forms can be turned in tomorrow morning by 8:30 or you can go online (https://www.dentalsafariforms.com) and complete the form.
Congratulations to our first Extraordinary Employee of the Month - September, recognized by our Board of Education at our September Board Meeting. We are pleased to recognized Celeste Brumbaugh for her hard work each day making meals for our students and for her efforts to insure healthy and safe eating for ALL students.
Congratulations also goes out to our Rome Softball team who played hard and showed such amazing commitment and heart for the game. You all made Rome proud this year.
Congratulations Rome Baseball on a great season. You made us all proud with your hard work and good sportsmanship. Rome Baseball Team end of year pizza party and turn in uniforms in Rome cafeteria Tuesday, October 1st at 5pm