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​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​Rockford Public Schools offers a variety of​ sporting opportunities to students at all levels.  Auburn, East, Guilford and Jefferson high schools are all members of the Illinois High School Association and the Northern Illinois High School Conference (NIC-10).

The RPS 205 ​Middle Schools are members of the Illinois Elementary School Association for seventh and eighth grade boys and girls cross country, golf, track and field, chess and boys basketball.​

Upcoming Events​

  • November 23, 24, 25, 27, 28 - Tip-Off Classic

Sponsors: Associated Bank, Hagney Architects, Rockford Area Convention and Visitor's Bureau, and Rockford Orthopedic

2015 Tip-Off Classic Schedule.pdf

  • January 9, 2016 - REBA Jamboree
  • January 16 and 18, 2016 - J-Hawks MLK Showcase

J-Hawk MLK Showcase Schedule.pdf

Tip-Off and MLK Showcase Sponsorship Information.pdf

  • January 30, 2016 - 3rd Annual Rumble In The Rock at RVC

2016 Rumble in the Rock Schedule.pdf

  • February 27, 2016 - 4th Annual Champions Ball and Hall of Fame Inductions
  • June 4, 2016 - 2.05 Run
  • July 22, 2016 - Golf Scramble For Sports and PE​

2015-2016 RPS 205 Athletic Student Advisory Council Members

  • Abbigale Buelow – Guilford senior (volleyball, softball)
  • Cassie Caldwell – Jefferson junior (volleyball)
  • Tracy Davila – Jefferson sophomore (cross country, wrestling, track, robotics)
  • Emily Ditsch – Auburn junior (cross country, dance)
  • Brad Foster – Auburn senior (swimming, baseball, tennis)
  • Jalen Griffin – East sophomore (football, wrestling, track)
  • Madilyn Hecox – East junior (basketball, softball)
  • Julian Haynie – Guilford sophomore (football, track)
  • Demetrius Markham – Jefferson senior (football, wrestling)
  • Crystal Mathis – Guilford junior (basketball)

Useful Links and Information

​​Athletic Handbooks

Links for Facility Rental

Rockford Public Schools Hall of Fame


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  • Guilford Baseball

  • NIC-10 Champions: Guilford Girls Tennis

  • Third Annual Champions Ball

  • Third Annual Champions Ball

  • Third Annual Champions Ball

  • NIC-10 Champions: RPS Co-op Girls Golf

  • Guilford Football

  • Guilford Students Cheer on their team!

  • Select Camp at Marshall

  • Select Camp at Marshall

  • Golf Scramble

  • Special Olympics Basketball State Champs

  • Rumble in the Rock

  • Cheerleaders Perform at Pep Assembly

  • Guilford Bowling Brings Home State Trophy

  • Guilford vs. East Volleyball

  • Auburn Football

  • Soccer Team

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