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Freshman B football

Congratulations to the Freshman Bandit football team for their gritty 14-6 win over Ray-Pec at Dasta Stadium last night.

Skype Meeting with the Admission Officer of NYU Shanghai Campus Today

Daniel Lauber, the Assistant Director of Admissions for New York University Shanghai Campus will talk to Rockhurst students via Skype today during the 3rd hour in room 315. All students that are interested in studying Mandarin Chinese or study abroad in China are welcome.  See Mrs. Okediji or Ms. Shao for more info. 



Testing Center closing tomorrow morning 6:45-7:45am only

The Testing Center will be closed from 6:45am-7:45am tomorrow. It will be available all day during the school day in the Learning Commons and after school in room 325.
- Martha Drone

School Visits

The Admission Office will be visiting St. Elizabeth and St. John LaLande grade schools next week.  Pick up a permission form from Mrs. Hall or Mr. Reichmeier if you'd like to visit your former school.

Maker Space Area

Students are not allowed in the Maker Space areas without adult supervision.  

Junior Class Mass

As a reminder, tomorrow the class of 2019 will celebrate its first Mass together in the Rose Theater.  Please report to homeroom by 8 AM.  Your homeroom teachers will lead you to the Rose.

Frosh Mixer

The World Famous Freshman Mixer is this saturday at 7pm in the gym. Admission is $5. You will need your student ID. All male guests and female guests from non-catholic schools will need guest passes. Refer to the flyer for more details. Girls from catholic schools get in for $5 with their ID.



French Club Meeting!

French club will meet in the Language Lab during Activity Period on Wednesday, September 20th. Please attend if you are interested in joining. We will also elect officers. 

Walkin & Rollin

We will be meeting in the Engineering lab (room. 305) to begin construction of the Ambulance costume for Grant during activity period!  All are welcome!

freshman football

Reminder to all freshman B team football players to meet in room 220 today during activity period.

No student pick up in front circle

This is a reminder that there is no student pick up or drop off at the front circle or in the south parking lot. All students being picked up or dropped off must do so at the Barry Commons entrance.


RHS ACT Prep Class

The Rockhurst ACT Prep class begins this sunday. The class includes 15 hours of test prep (meeting the five sundays leading up to the October test). Registration is open online. Refer to the email from Mr. Darby and Mr. Duschen or follow the link on the RHS maing webpage. If you have questiosn, see Mr. Duschen.

2018 info section of Summer Trip to China in Room 319 on Tuesday during AP

All students that are interested in sightseeing, service at Panda Research Base, hiking on the Great Wall of China, learning, food, or culture must come to learn about our 2018 summer trip to China. The information meeting will take place in room 319.


Improv Troupe Auditions!

Feeling funny? Want to perform on stage? Come audition for Stomp Rocket, the Rockhurst High School Improv troupe! Auditions will be held Tuesday, September 19th at 6:30pm in the Pozzo Theatre. (Room 145) No preparation needed. Come ready to move and have fun!

Patriotism Club Meeting

The next Patriotism club meeting will be held on Tuesday in Makerspace 3.  We are holding officer elections.

Human Dignity Club

The Human Dignity Club will meet during activity period in room 312 today.

PSAT Student Guide

A reminder to any student who missed the PSAT information meeting last week.  You may pickup a copy of the 2017 PSAT Student guide in the counseling office.  Please see Mr. Reagan with any questions regarding the exam.



Outdoors Club Meeting

Outdoors Club will meet today in Room 317 during Activity Period.

Human Dignity Club

The Human Dignity Club will meet in room 312 today during activity period.

Friday Adoration & Confessions

Starting tomorrow, there will be Adoration of the Blessed Sacrament along with the opportunity to receive the Sacrament of Confession every Friday during Activity Period in the Sacred Heart Chapel.  Feel free to stop by for Confession or just some quiet time with our Lord. 

Waldo Pizza/Hostess Desserts/Soda Lunch

The Office of Admission Needs Your Help!

Rockhurst sends out invitations to 7th and 8th grade boys for Open House and we want to make sure all of the boys from your former school are invited!  


Please bring us any current 2017-18 Directory from your former schools to borrow for a day.


See Mrs. Hall or Mr. Reichmeier for details!


Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Fridays:

* Morning session (1 hour) from 6:45am to 7:45am – Room 122
* Afternoon session (1 hour) begins 10 minutes after final prayer – Room 325

* Learning Commons - Every day during the school day.


Universities on campus this semester

Juniors and Seniors ~     70 Universities will be visiting this semester during the school day ~ please sign up in College Counseling today and an email pass will be sent, so you may attend. Learn about any college of your choice directly  from the representative. Discover scholarship opportunities, learn about the lifestyle on campus ~ all questions are answered directly to you!!  GREAT opportunity to connect with colleges from across the United States, right here at school.  Sign up today!

Photography Club

Photography Club will meet in MSI durning activity period on Tuesday.  All are welcome.

HumanDignity Club

The Human Dignity Club will meet today in room 312 during Activity Period

Automotive club

Automotive club will be meeting Tuesday during activity period in room 250.  All students are welcome!

Health and Wellness Drug and Alcohol Testing Emails

This a general reminder to all students of the importance to checking your email inbox throughout each day. 

Appointments for students randomly selected to conduct a Health and Wellness drug and alcohol hair test will receive their email appointments in the morning of each testing day.  This email acts as the pass to be shown to the teacher to be excused from class if the appointment is during a class time.

Please contact Mr. Bosco if you have any questions.

Patriotism Club Meeting

Patriotism club meeting will be held on Tuesday, August 22, 2017 in Makerspace 3.  New members are welcome.

Album Club in 301 during activity period

Dig music? Come to Album Club in room 301 (NW corner of building) during activity period on Friday. We discuss our favorite bands, records and playlists.

Improv Club

Looking for a fun place to go during Activity Period? Join us in the Pozzo theatre for Improv Club and play some games! We would love to have you!

Chess Club

Chess is played in room 104 during Activity Periods and after school every day.  All levels of players, from beginner to genius are welcome.

Video Game Club

Anyone interested in Video Game Club should come to our first meeting in Room 307 today during Activity Period.

Afternoon Examens

As part of the new schedule, our community will pray the Examen each afternoon.  This is a time for quiet prayer.  It is not a time to move or talk.  Thank you for your cooperation and taking advantage of this moment with our Lord.

Locker Rooms

The locker rooms are to be used for students who have PE class or who are on a sports team. The locker rooms are not to be used in the morning though until 7:45am. Before 7:45am is when they get cleaned. And you don't want them to not get cleaned.

The Locker rooms are not an area to use as a hang-out spot. Do not direct yourself to the locker room during your self directed time.

Contact Department

Kevin Campbell
Director of Information Services
Phone: (816) 363-2036 x572


Weekly News

The extension number for the attendance line has changed. Please use the extension number 256 to report an absence or tardy for your son.

Key Calendar Dates for the 2017-18 academic school year can be found here.

RockAlerts by TextCaster information is available here.

ACCP Credit for Rockhurst University courses can be found here.  Students whose GPAs range from 2.5 to 2.99 may register with a permission form here.

The Rockhurst Weather Station results can be monitored here.

The Parent Volunteer Form is available here.

Varsity Fall Sports Schedule
Cross Country - 9/23 Rim Rock Farms Inv. @ TBD, Lawrence, KS
Football - 9/22 Blue Springs @ 7pm, Blue Springs 
Soccer - 9/18 SM Northwest @ 7:30pm, Rock
9/22 Marquette Univ. High @ 3pm, Rock
9/23 Regis Jesuit @ 11am, Rock
Swim & Dive - 9/23 Double Dual @ Park Hill



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