Softball girls will turn in their uniforms at a turn-in/pizza party on Tuesday, October 26, 2021 from 3:15 - 4:00 in the cafeteria.
Cross Country will have a get together at Yellin Helen's on Saturday, Oct 30, 2021 at 12:00 to honor the 8th grade runners and to celebrate the great season that all the runners had this year.
On Monday, October 11, 2021 practices for girl's basketball and boy's basketball have been cancelled. Cheer practice is also cancelled.
UPDATE: Girls basketball tryouts will be Tuesday, October 5th from 5:00-6:30 and Thursday, October 7th from 3:30-5:00. Boys basketball tryouts will be Tuesday, October 5th from 6:30-8:00 and Thursday, October 7th from 5:00-6:30.
Due to the Boys' State Baseball game being moved to Monday, October 4, boys basketball tryouts on Monday, October 4 have been moved to Thursday, October 7, 2021 at the same time, 5:00 - 6:30. Tryouts on Tuesday, October 5 remain on the same day and time, 6:30 - 8:00. Thank you for your patience.
UPDATE: Today’s game is POSTPONED..... DUE TO RAIN, the Rome Hornets Baseball team will now be playing in the Round 1 - Quarter Finals this MONDAY, October 4th. They will be playing Albion at 4:30 pm at the Perry County Fairgrounds - Ballpark Road in Pinckneyville.
The Rome Hornets Baseball team will be playing in the Round 1 - Quarter Finals this Saturday, October 2nd. They will be playing Albion at 3:30 pm. at the Perry County Fairgrounds - Ballpark Road in Pinckneyville. The cost to enter the ballpark: Adults $5 and Students $2 (8th grade and under). LET'S GO HORNETS! 💚💛⚾️💚💛
The cross country meet at DuQuoin on Saturday, September 25, 2021 has been cancelled. The meet is still going on but Rome is not going to participate.
Today, Wednesday, September 22, 2021 softball, baseball and cross country practices have been cancelled due to rain. Cheer is still having practice 3:30 - 5:00 BETA Club is having their meeting today 3:15 - 4:00.
The decision has been made to postpone the County Cross Country meet until next Wednesday. So, the county meet will be held on Wednesday, September 29 at the Airport with a 4:00 start time.
The Regional Softball game for today has been rescheduled. The girls will play tomorrow, September 22 at 4:30 at Rome against NCOE.
Sports for September 21: Baseball practice has been canceled for today. Girls basketball will have open gym today from 5:00-6:30. Cross Country will have practice in the gym until 4:45 today.
All practices and open gyms for after school today (September 17) have been canceled.
Girls basketball open gym has been cancelled for today, Friday, September 17, 2021 from 3:30 - 5:00. Coach Doza has to work.
Girls basketball open gym will be held tomorrow, Friday, September 17, 2021 for 5th - 8th grade from 3:30 - 5:00.
Practice for both softball and baseball has been cancelled for today, Wednesday, September 15 due to rain.
Girls Softball Regional will be held at Rome CCSD 2 on Tuesday, Sept 21 starting at 4:30. The girls will be playing Norris City.
Rome CCSD 2 will be hosting the Boys Regional baseball game on Thursday, September 23. Start time is 4:30. Rome will also host the Regional Championship Game on Saturday, September 25 start time is 11:00.
Boys basketball open gym for this Friday, Sept 17 has been cancelled. A definite time for girls basketball open gym on Friday, Sept 17 has not been set yet.
Friday, Sept 10 girls softball practice is cancelled, but we will be having girls basketball open gym for grades 5 - 8 from 4:30 - 6:00.
The Boys Open Basketball dates of Friday, Sept. 10 and Monday, Sept. 13 are cancelled. We will update parents and students about the Friday, Sept. 17 when we have more information. I know that we are all looking forward to basketball season starting.
Today's baseball game against Central City has been canceled. The boys will have baseball practice today from 3:30 - 5:00.
The boy's baseball game against Central City is cancelled today. The boys will have practice from 3:30 - 5:00. The softball game is still on.
The boy's baseball game today, Tuesday, August 31, 2021 at Rome vs Breeze has been cancelled due to all the rain from yesterday. We have a soggy baseball field. No word yet on the softball game.
Softball and baseball practice has been cancelled for today, Monday, August 30, 2021 due to rain.
Cross Country practice has been cancelled for today, Monday, August 30, 2021. Also the Carlyle boys baseball game has been cancelled for Thursday, Sept 2, 2021. Boys will have practice 3:30 - 5:00 instead of the game.
All after school practices for softball, baseball, and cross country have been canceled for today, Friday, August 27, 2021.
Cross Country practice has been cancelled after school today, Friday, August 27, 2021.
Afternoon practices for softball, baseball and cross country are cancelled for today, Thursday, August 26, 2021.
On Monday, August 16 Cross Country practice will end at 6:00 due to the Back to School Night event.
Back to school night will be held Monday August 16th. There will be four sessions, one each at 6:00, 6:15, 6:30 and 6:45. You need only to attend one session per child. We will be limiting attendance to one parent per child. Masks will be required to enter the building. We also ask that parents not linger in the building after they are finished for the evening. We are trying to do our best to follow the guidance given to us and also to give parents the opportunity to meet their child’s teacher. Thank you for your continued support as we begin the school year.
Mr. Wilson has cancelled the optional cross country practice for today, Monday, August 9, 2021 and is planning on having it tomorrow, Tuesday, August 10, 2021.
Cross country pre-season optional run dates are August 2,4,6,9&11 from 8:00-9:15 am. Remember, you must have a sports physical to participate. Bring plenty of water!
If you are aware of any new families whose children will be attending Rome CCSD this coming school year, please have them call 266-7214 to set up a time to register their children.
The following is a reminder from the nurse's office for information that needs to be submitted to the office by the end of the 1st week of school: Kindergarten students must present proof of a current Kindergarten physical, an up to date shot record, a dental exam, and a complete eye exam by an optometrist. 2nd grade students must present proof of a current dental exam. 6th grade students must present proof of a current 6th grade physical (a sports physical only does not meet this requirement), a dental exam and an up to date shot record (Tdap and meningococcal and Hepatitis B vaccines are required). Students entering from out of state must present proof of a current IL physical, an up to date shot record, and a complete eye exam by an optometrist. Please call your child's provider as soon as possible so these items can be completed prior to the 1st day of school. Thank you.
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