• Family

    Nearly 2,000 RCS students, faculty, staff, and pastors, united as one family, one faith community to celebrate the Eucharist.

  • Love

    Strong classroom communities foster a
    love for Christ and for each other.

  • Discover

    Our whole child approach helps students
    discover their God-given gifts and talents.

  • Achieve

    99% of RCS students pursue post-secondary opportunities.

  • Participate

    86% of RCS students in grades 5-12
    participate in extra-curricular activities.

  • challenge

    Rochester Catholic Schools students are challenged
    to think critically and communicate effectively.

  • Celebrate

    Students in grades K-12 have the
    opportunity to celebrate weekly Mass.

  • Serve

    Each year, 100% of RCS students participate in
    service learning initiatives.

  • Inspire

    Our challenging academic curriculum inspires students to be the change they wish to see in the world.

  • Ignite

    Rochester Catholic Schools strives to
    ignite student curiosity and creativity.

Rochester Catholic Schools is a Christ-centered learning community that forms students who love, learn and live their faith in service to others.

  • Ms. Werle's Second Graders Read to Preschool Students

    In honor of National Reading Month, Ms. Werle's second grade class paired up with the preschoolers to read Dr. Seuss books.

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  • New Lourdes High School Principal Announcement

    Rochester Catholic Schools is pleased to announce that Mr. Paul Menard has accepted an offer to serve as principal of Lourdes High School and will be joining our Lourdes High School family beginning July 1, 2015.

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  • RCS 2015-2016 Academic Calendar!

    The 2015-2016 Academic Calendar is now available! At your convenience, download a copy by scrolling to the bottom of your school calendar web page or click HERE for immediate viewing. To automatically sync school events to your work or home calendar - click on the Subscribe and Download iCalendar button located on your school calendar web page for up-to-date happenings!

  • RCS St. Mary's Mission School Food Drive - Huge Success!

    The recently completed Rochester Catholic Schools food drive for the St. Mary’s Mission School has ended and was an enormous success!

    All RCS schools participated, each contributing dozens of sacks of groceries and dry goods in support of those less fortunate at the St. Mary’s Mission School on the Red Lake Indian Reservation in northern Minnesota.

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  • LHS Graduates share information on ROTC and Leadership

    John Bigler and Steve Bodovinitz, LHS graduates, met with LHS students throughout the afternoon on Friday, March 20 regarding ROTC. In addition, these young men, met with the current Business Symposium III students to share their college business study experiences and talk about leadership. John and Steve said Lourdes High School taught them accountability, how to regulate time well, the true meaning of community, all while developing a solid academic foundation. Thanks, guys, for sharing!

  • Weather Alert: RCS Closed

    Rochester Catholic Schools will be closed today, 03/23/2015, due to weather conditions. All evening activities and events are cancelled.

    BEFORE SCHOOL CARE at St. Francis of Assisi School and St. John the Evangelist/St. Pius X School will be CLOSED.

    PRESCHOOL is CLOSED at all RCS sites.

    AFTER-SCHOOL PROGRAM at St. Pius X is CANCELLED.

    SACC will be open at Northrop Community Education Center from 8:30 a.m. - 4 p.m. for pre-registered students from Holy Spirit Catholic School.

    Stay safe!

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In the Spotlight

Upcoming Events

27 Mar

LHS Music Department Trip

3/30
Where: St. Louis, Missouri
When: 7:00 AM - 7:00 PM
28 Mar

Rochester Symphony Orchestra and Chorale presents Symphonic Vision

Where: LHS Auditorium
When: 7:30 PM
29 Mar

Rochester Symphony Orchestra and Chorale presents Symphonic Vision

Where: LHS Auditorium
When: 2:00 PM - 5:00 PM
30 Mar

Spring Break 2015

4/3

Speech Sub-Section 1 at Wabasha Kellogg