Welcome to the 20/21 School Year
- What does my student do on day one?
- Instruction for First Three Weeks
- Student Login Information
- Student Verification
- Attendance During Remote Learning
- Grading During Remote Learning
- Internet Difficulties
- Schoology 101
Timeline for Back-to-School:
8/17 RPS Virtual Enrollment Closes
8/24 First Day of Remote Learning & Virtual Learning
Week 1 of School-Monday (8/24) through Thursday (8/27)
Week 2 of School-Monday (8/31 through Thursday (9/3)
Week 3 of School-Tuesday (9/8) through Friday (9/11)
9/14 Face to Face Students Report to School
7th-12th Graders-Please check your schedules
What Do My Student(s) Do On Day One?
- Sign Into Schoology (https://rockford.schoology.com)
- Click into your first hour course by 9:00 AM
- Find the Google Meet Link/nickname in the Update or Calendar Section of the course
- Click on this link
- Your teacher will start class at 9:30 AM
- Then follow the same steps for each of your other classes
Rockford Virtual Students
Schoology and Google Meet 101
Remote Instruction for the first three weeks
How to Get Student Login Information
First five letters of last name then first three letters of first name and password is their student number
Remind students that they can use their same login credentials to get into Schoology as they did to access their device
Email address and student number (email@example.com)
Students do not have access to their Schoology courses until the first day of school. It may be helpful to ask students to log into their Schoology courses before school starts on the first day so they have the information that they need.
Attendance For Remote Learning- Weeks 1-3
Participation in online learning is vital for student growth and state accounting. Student attendance will be tracked daily for face-to-face, and remote learning. Teachers will enter hourly attendance. If your student is unable to take part in the scheduled, daily, live instruction (those who are choosing face-to-face), please call the attendance office of your school just as you would have in years past.
East Rockford Attendance-(616) 863-6559
North Rockford Attendance-(616) 863-6312
Freshman Center Attendance-(616) 863-6352
High School Attendance-(616) 863-6032
***This information is not intended for those choosing the Rockford Virtual option.***
Teachers will provide feedback on assignments to drive instruction and monitor the progress of students. Letter grades will be assigned. These grades will count towards calculated GPA's 6-12.