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Beads Swim Coach Bill Schalz Inducted into ISA Hall of Fame
Rosary High School Swim Coach Bill Schalz was inducted into the Illinois Swimming Association Hall of Fame December 8.

Math Team Awarded at Batavia Invitational
Rosary's "Prime" Math Team brought home awards at Batavia Invitational Dec. 3.

Rosary Announces 26 Illinois State Scholars
More than one-quarter of class honored

Rosary Beads Swim Team Places Second at State
The Rosary BEADS State Swim Team took second place at the IHSA State Swimming & Diving Championships.

Smithsonian Film Crew to Visit Rosary
A film crew from the Smithsonian will be coming to Rosary November 19-20 to speak with students from Honors World History who have been participating in the online Smithsonian Quest program.

Forty-five Students Earn Academic Awards
Students received academic awards for earning an average of 4.0 or above.

Marmion-Rosary Band Earns First Place Trophy
The Marmion Rosary Band received the first place trophy in Parade Competition Class A at the Marengo Settler’s Day Parade and Field Show.  

Fine Arts Spiritwear Now Available
Choose from hoodies, fleece and flannel pants.

National Merit Scholar Semifinalists Announced
Rosary announces three semifinalists and two commended students

It's Cool to Be in the SSC!
Rosary's new Student Success Center is making a difference.

Role Reversal
Old and new make Rosary's year look bright

Results of 2014 Crayons for Kids Drive
The 10th consecutive Crayons for Kids school supply drive collected 30,433 packages of supplies!

Cinderella Cast List Posted
Here is the cast list for Rosary's November production of Cinderella, The Enchanted Edition.

Jenig Wins Creative Writing Award
Ryane Jenig's book The Best Ever received the Creative Writing Children's Book Award for 2014.

Second Semester Honor Roll Announced
Rosary announces Honor Roll students for the second semester of the 2013-14 school year.

Rosary Announces 2014 Graduates
Rosary High School held its graduation ceremony for the 82 members of the Class of 2014 on May 20 at St. John Neumann Church in St. Charles, Illinois.

Final Exam Information
Read this for the details on final exams May 30-June 4.

Rosary Soccer Wins Regionals
Daily Herald article details Royals soccer regional win

Royals Score at State Track Meet
Congratulations, Royals!

Rosary Track Wins Plano Sectional
Congratulations to our Rosary Royals Track Team on winning the 2014 Sectional Championship in Plano.

Spanish Students Score Well on National Exam
Rosary Spanish students attained national recognition on the 2014 National Spanish Examinations.

Track Team Wins SCC Championship
Rosary Track Team wins second consecutive SCC Championship

Math Team Takes 3rd at State
Rosary's Math Team Placed Third overall at State Competition May 3.

Mass Reflection (3-26-2014)
Dominican Preacher Lauren Murray gave the reflection at the March 26 School Mass.

Girls in Grades 5-8 Invited to Try Out for Aurora Dream Basketball
Girls in grades 5-8 are invited to try out for the Aurora Dream basketball program which will run from April–June at Rosary.

St. Mary Plano Wins Catholic League Tournament
Rosary hosted the 8th Grade Aurora Catholic League Basketball Tournament March 22

Marmion-Rosary Band Earns 29 State-Bound Medals
The Marmion-Rosary Band competed in the Wisconisn School Music Association Solo & Ensemble Contest March 15.

Cellist Alexis Johnson Wins Gold Medal
Rosary freshman Alexis Johnson won a gold medal for her cello performance.

Rosary Musicians Awarded at Solo & Ensemble Contest
Students performed at Solo & Ensemble competition March 8.

Ash Wednesday Reflection (3-5-14)
Dominican Preacher Angela Wrona gave the reflection for Ash Wednesday, March 5, about finding our way again.

Rosary Students Go Hollywood for Charity
Six Rosary students donated their time to the Kane County CASA's Hollywood-themed annual fundraiser on March 1.

Mass Reflection (2-27-14)
Dominican Preacher Devon James gave the reflection at the February 27 Mass.

WYSE Competitors Move on To Sectionals
Eight Rosary WYSE competitors will move on to sectionals in March.

31 Inducted into Mu Alpha Theta
Thirty-one Rosary students were inducted into Mu Alpha Theta, the national high school mathematics honor society, in February.

Judges Bring Legal Process to Life at Rosary
Judge Parkhurst and Judge Tracy "Bring the Courtroom to the Classroom" at Rosary.

Catholic Schools Week Reflection (1-30-14)
Dominican Preacher Katie Higgins gave the reflection for Catholic Schools Week January 30.

Cast announced for Guys & Dolls
Congratulations to the cast of Guys & Dolls, Marmion's Spring musical. Rehearsals begin Feb. 2 from 1-3 pm.

Illinois State Scholars Named
Twenty-one Rosary seniors have been recognized as Illinois State Scholars by the Illinois Student Assistance Commission (ISAC) for the 2013-14 school year.

Rosary Students Win Essay Contest
Essays written by freshmen Erin Hawkins and Anna Stephens were selected in an essay contest on Religious Freedom sponsored by the Knights of Columbus.

Cozy Christmas items donated to Dominican Literacy Center by Rosary Alumnae Association
Rosary High School’s Alumnae Association collected 561 warm winter items for their annual Cozy Christmas project for the Dominican Literacy Center in Aurora.

Advent Reflection
Dominican Preacher Anna Ward gave the Advent reflection on December 2.

Our Thanksgiving Prayers
Our Rosary community pauses each year to name our personal Thanksgiving prayers. This year, nearly 1500 thank you prayers from Rosary students and staff shaped our litany.

All Saints Day
Dominican Preacher Alyssa Mertka gave the reflection at the All Saints Day Mass on November 1st.

Rosary High student makes sweet dreams for impoverished youth
Piper Winkler, a freshman at Rosary High School in Aurora, recently put together 77 “Good Night Bundles” which she gave to the Humanitarian Service Project, located in Carol Stream. (Reposted from the Daily Herald)

Holiday Hopes Offerings October 30
Dominican Preacher Sophie Barrett gave the Holiday Hopes reflection at the October school Mass.

Rosary grad continues UIC swimming legacy
Rosary grad and UIC sophomore Katherine Hare ('12) follows sister Emily ('07) and four siblings as a UIC Flame.

Olivia Scott ('10) named to US National Swim Team
Rosary graduate Olivia Scott continues her swimming success

Rosary Students Recognized by National Merit Scholarship Program
Rosary is proud to announce one National Merit Scholarship semifinalist and four commended students

Take our Rosary Bus Survey
We are researching morning and afternoon routes for our new Rosary bus. Please take our survey.

Back to School Mass Reflection (9-12-13)
Dominican Preacher Abby Hammer gave the reflection at the Back-to-School Mass on September 12.

Second Proposed Bus Route
Rosary is considering offering a SECOND bus route to include stops in the tricities and on Route 47.

Proposed Morning Bus Route
Rosary considers offering morning bus for Sandwich, Plano, Yorkville and Oswego areas.

An inspirational athlete: Kylie Schalz overcomes paralysis to get back on the softball field
Beacon News article on Rosary graduate Kylie Schalz ('08)

Rosary Softball named 3A Regional Champions
Article from the Kane County Chronicle about Rosary's win over Kaneland for the Softball Regional Championship

Rosary High School Announces 2013 Graduates
Rosary High School held its graduation ceremony for the Class of 2013 on May 21 at St. John Neumann Church in St. Charles, Illinois.

Rosary Wins 5th Consecutive Soccer Regional Championship
Article by Kane County Chronicle

Space, above and beyond: Rosary senior aims for degree in aerospace engineering
Rosary senior Colleen Madlinger is featured in the Kane County Chronicle

Rosary senior helps others in and out of school
Kane County Chronicle article on Rosary senior Maddie Heinen

Rosary Students Achieve National Recognition on Spanish Exam
Students from Rosary High School earned a total of 13 gold, 19 silver and 16 bronze medals along with 28 honorable mentions on the 2013 National Spanish Examinations.

Rosary Students Excel in National French Contest
Ninety-seven percent of Rosary French students earned recognition in Le Grand Concours

Rosary Math Team Takes 3rd Place at State Competition
Congratulations to the Rosary Math Team which took Third Place at the ICTM State Math Contest (Division 1A) on Saturday, May 4, at the University of Illinois in Champaign.

Rosary takes 2013 SCC Girls Track Championship
Article from the Daily Herald on SCC Girls Track Championship

Rosary Places 4th in State at WYSE Competition
Rosary's Worldwide Youth in Science and Engineering (WYSE) team came in 4th place at the STATE competition in April.

Rosary/Marmion Students Pack Meals for Children
Students from Rosary High School and Marmion Academy volunteered at Feed My Starving Children in Aurora on April 20.

Mayor helps plant tree at Rosary for Arbor Day
Aurora Mayor Thomas Weisner and the City of Aurora crew helped plant a tree at Rosary on Arbor Day in honor of the school's 50th Anniversary.

Six Rosary Teachers Nominated for Diocesan Award
Six Rosary High School teachers were nominated for the Outstanding Catholic Educator Award, a new Catholic Schools Week tradition started by the Diocese of Rockford this school year.

April Mass Reflection (4-18-13)
Dominican Preacher Margaret Archibald gave the reflection at the April 18, 2013, Mass.

Veritas Society Mass Reflection
Dominican Preacher Taylor Gibson gave a reflection during the Veritas Society Mass on April 13.

Rosary Alumnae Olivia Scott Earns NCAA Title
Olivia Scott (RHS '10) Wins NCAA Title in 100-Yard Butterfly

Rosary's WYSE Team Moves on to State
Rosary's WYSE academic team placed second at sectionals.

Beacon News Article: Healthy Heart Assembly
Doctors to Rosary Teens: Act Now for Healthy Hearts

Beacon News Article on Career Day
Grads Agree: Rosary Prepares Students for a Range of Futures

Catholic Schools Week Reflection
Dominican Preacher Nicole Filardi gave the reflection at the Catholic Schools Week Mass on January 30.

Rosary Names New Principal
Sister Ann Brummel, O.P., has been named as the new principal of Rosary High School beginning July 1, 2013.

Cast Announced for 'Joseph' at Marmion
Marmion and Rosary students have been named to the cast for Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dream Coat to be presented at Marmion in April.

Rosary High School Announces Wiesbrook Scholarships
Rosary High School is honored to announce two new scholarships donated from the estate of Arthur Wiesbrook.

Two Rosary Students Named to Daily Herald Leadership Team
Rosary Seniors Aimee Arvayo and Julia Hoyda were named to Daily Herald Fox Valley Leadership Team.

Beacon News article on Holiday Hopes
The Beacon News visited Rosary for Holiday Hopes Day.

Rosary Junior Awarded
Rosary Junior Julia Hoyda was one of 10 local teens honored with Brattin Civic Youth Award

Pillar Awards Announced
Nine Rosary High School students were recently presented with Pillar Awards for exemplifying the Dominican Pillars of Community, Prayer, Study and Preaching.

Advent Reflection (12-4-12)
Dominican Preacher Abby Hammer gave the reflection at the Advent Wreath Lighting December 4.

Daily Herald article on "White Christmas"
The Daily Herald newspaper features our musical, White Christmas, and an interview with director Kristin Voris.

Rosary students recognized by National Merit Scholarship program
Senior Colleen Madlinger was named a semifinalist by the National Merit Scholarship Program; five additional students received recognition.

All Saints Day Reflection (11-1-12)
Dominican Preacher Anna Ward gave the reflection at the All Saints Day Mass November 1.

Junior Ring Blessing Reflection (10-25-12)
Dominican Preacher Devon James spoke at the Junior Ring Blessing in October.

Mass Reflection (10-11-12)
Dominican Preacher Taylor Gibson presents an introduction to the Holiday Hopes project.

Rosary High School celebrates a half-century of learning
The Beacon News featured Rosary High School's 50th Anniversary in a cover story September 17.

Mass Reflection (9-20-12)
I am Rosary. You are Rosary. We are Rosary. A reflection by Dominican Preacher Aimee Arvayo.

For 50 Years, ‘It’s (Been) a Girl Thing’
The Observer, the official newspaper of the Rockford Diocese, featured Rosary High School's Jubilee Mass.

Rosary AD-Mary Lou Kunold acknowledged for 4 Decades of Service
Please click on the link to read an article chronicling the service of Rosary AD-Mary Lou Kunold. This is a great tribute to someone who has given Rosary so much!

Rosary High School's New Head Volleyball Coach, Rachel Hartmann
Rosary High School is proud & excited to announce the hire of the new Head Varsity Volleyball Coach 2005 Alum Rachel Hartmann. Rachel brings a wealth of volleyball experience into our program.

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