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RRCSD Destination Imagination Teams Compete at Ohio Region 16 Tournament

A Kensington Intermediate School (KIS) team qualified for the Destination Imagination (DI) state competition after claiming first place at the Ohio Region 16 DI Tournament on Saturday (March 2) at Beachwood High School. Team Destination Imagination People (D.I.P.) placed first in their challenges and will move on to the state competition on March 30 in East Liverpool, Ohio. Teams that ... Read More »

Three RRHS Students Receive West Shore CTE Awards

Three Rocky River High School students received West Shore Career-Technical District Outstanding Student Awards at the Rotary Club of Lakewood and Rocky River luncheon today at the Don Umerley Civic Center. RRHS students who were recognized were Megan Meese for Culinary Arts, Gabe Saad for Automotive Technology and Reilly Zender for Health Careers. Meese, Saad and Zender were among 16 total students who ... Read More »

RRMS Students Participate in Greater Cleveland Middle School Solo & Ensemble Contest

Band students from Rocky River Middle School recently competed in the Greater Cleveland Middle School Solo & Ensemble Contest, earning Superior or Excellent ratings. A total of 21 students took part in the event on March 2 at Strongsville Middle School. The students prepared then performed the solo or ensemble from the classical repertoire for a professional musician who gave ... Read More »

Rocky River Chamber Music Society Presents Diamond Brass Quintet

The Rocky River Chamber Music Society is delighted to present a Cleveland all-star brass ensemble in celebration of the Society’s 60th anniversary! The Diamond Brass Quintet is comprised of players who are passionate about brass and have appeared in many local and regional concerts including their popular annual Christmas concert. The RRCMS concert will take place at 7:30 p.m. on Monday, ... Read More »

Rocky River Schools March 2019 Newsletter

Volume 1 | Number 7 | March 2019 PDF: Complete Newsletter Rocky River Early Childhood Center Preschoolers celebrated Dr. Seuss’ birthday with activities on Feb. 28. Students explored many Dr. Seuss books throughout the month, learning about rhymes, opposite concepts, and more. The Preschool Friendship Circle on Mindfulness with RRCSD guidance counselors is on March 14. Students will learn about the ... Read More »

The Rocky River Coterie Presents Storyteller Bev Stives

The Rocky River Coterie, a gathering of friends and charitable group, raising funds for Meals-on-Wheels and community resources, will be hosting a free hour long program on Wednesday, April 3rd at 7 PM at the Dom Umerley Civic Center, 21016 Hilliard Blvd, Rocky River. Bev Stives – Storyteller will present a fascinating program on stories from the World War II era. Refreshments will be served. All ... Read More »

Normandy Senior Living Launches Empowering U

The Normandy Senior Living kicked off Empowering U – new campus-wide health initiative to support healthy lifestyles for their residents and the local community – with a lunch and learn on Saturday, February 23 in Avalon Hall at the Breakwater Apartments. Empowering U is a Normandy Senior Living initiative designed to incorporate a series of classes, educational panels and community ... Read More »

RRMS Student Finishes in Top-10 at Regional Spelling Bee

Rocky River Middle School eighth grader Martha Kolpien did an exceptional job representing the District at the Cuyahoga County Scripps National Spelling Bee on Saturday (Feb. 23) at the Cuyahoga County Community College auditorium. Kolpien spelled words correctly through nine rounds to finish among the top-10 spellers at the prestigious competition. Some of her words included “foist”, “catkin” and “gregarious.” ... Read More »

Basketball Challenge Cup 2019 March 15 at RRHS Gym

Basketball Challenge Cup 2019 is on Friday, March 15 at the Rocky River HS Gym. Doors open at 5:15 p.m. Rocky River HS vs. Rocky River City – 6 p.m. Goldwood/Kensington Faculty Gym Rats vs. Rocky River Middle School Faculty Maniacs – 7:15 p.m. Online Tickets – $4 (Children under 4 are free). Tickets purchased at the door are $5 ... Read More »