12 Rosary Athletes Sign National Letters of Intent
Twelve Rosary athletes in the Class of 2015 signed letters of intent to pursue their sport at the college level
Beacon News Article: Magic Martin
Emily Martin sets school record for Rosary in 800 at conference meet
Math Team Participates in State ICTM Contest
Rosary's Math Team placed 11th in the state competition sponsored by the Illinois Council of Teachers of Mathematics May 2
Dominican Preaching April 30, 2015
Dominican Preacher Anna Gayford gave the reflection at the April 30 All-School Mass.
Spanish Students Earn National Recognition on Exam
Students from Rosary High School recently received national recognition for excellent performance on the 2015 National Spanish Exam, earning a total of four gold, 14 silver and 16 bronze medals.
Rosary Students Excel in National French Contest
Fourteen Rosary French students scored well above the national average on the recent National French Contest exam.
2015-16 Executive Board/Class Officers Elected
Rosary students elected the executive board and class officers for the 2015-16 school year in April
Marmion-Rosary Band Earns Gold at Wisconsin State Solo & Ensemble Contest
Marmion-Rosary Band Earns 27 State Gold Medal and four nominations for exemplary soloist at Wisconsin state contest
Rosary Students Participate in Congressional Art Contest
Six Rosary Students Entered Works in Congressional Art Contest
Marmion-Rosary Band, Chorus Earn Top Awards at State IHSA Competition
The Marmion-Rosary Wind Ensemble and Marmion Men’s Chorus received a class A first division award at the I.H.S.A. State Competition April 17.
National Honor Society Members Inducted
Thirty-nine juniors inducted into NHS in April
Four More Athletes Sign Letters of Intent
Megan Conlin will play tennis for Lewis University; Mary McSharry will swim for Augsburg College; Michaela Ping will play volleyball for Ashland University; and Adrienne Winkel will play volleyball for St. Ambrose.
Six Earn Top Honors on National Latin Exam
Six Rosary students earned top honors on the 2015 National Latin Exam
Zimmerman Honored with Spirit/Service Awards
Rosary Junior Honored with Spirit of Community Award and President's Volunteer Service Award from Prudential Foundation
Ronzone State Champ at Indoor Track Meet
Ronzone is State Champ in the 1600m at Indoor Meet
Marmion-Rosary Band Earns 74 Gold Medals
Marmion-Rosary Band Earns 74 Gold Medals, including 35 State-Bound Medals in W.S.M.A Solo and Ensemble Contest
Cellist Advances to National Competition
Rosary sophomore Alexis Johnson advances to national competition in classical music for DuPage ACT-SO
Fifty-Two Students Earn Academic Awards
Fifty-two Rosary students received Academic Awards for earning an average of 4.0 or above the last two semesters.
Hamling Awarded Scholarship
Senior Brittany Hamling was awarded a scholarship from the City of Aurora’s Hispanic Heritage Advisory Board
Join us in prayer for the ACC Community
Please join us in prayer for the ACC community following last night's tragic accident.
Rosary Wins High Marks at IHSA Competition
Rosary Ensemble won a Division I Superior Rating and their judge's Best of the Day Award
Rosary Wins Regional Title, Plays Sectional Final TONIGHT
The Royals beat Aurora Central Catholic 40-29 to win the Class 3A Regional Championship
Students Inducted in to Foreign Language Honor Society
Forty students were inducted in to Rosary’s Foreign Language Honor Society
Catholic Schools Week Reflection 1-29-15
Dominican Preacher Katie Higgins gave the reflection at the Catholic Schools Week Mass January 29, 2015.
Math Team Places Fourth in Chicago Area Competition
Rosary placed 4th in the team competition; Jenna Streich placed 8th in the individual competition
WYSE Team Places FIRST at Sectionals
Congratulations to Rosary's WYSE (Worldwide Youth in Science and Engineering) team for placing FIRST at the sectional competition March 5.
Rosary Places First at WYSE Regionals
Congratulations to Rosary's WYSE team for securing first place at the regional WYSE competition at Waubonsee Community College.
Five Athletes Sign Letters of Intent
Five Rosary athletes signed National Letters of Intent to pursue their sport at the college level.
Catholic Schools Week Pride Assembly
Rosary held a PRIDE assembly January 28 for Catholic Schools Week.
Four Nominated For Diocesan Teaching Award
Four Rosary teachers were nominated for the Outstanding Catholic Educator Award
Rosary to Celebrate Catholic Schools Week
Mass with Bishop Malloy and an assembly with Sr. Nancy Murray's portrayal of St. Catherine of Siena highlight CSW at Rosary.
Daily Herald Leadership Team
Madison Taylor Named to Fox Valley Leadership Team; Jenna Streich Honorable Mention
Rettenmeier Wins Brattin Civic Youth Award
Senior Mallory Rettenmeier was presented with the Brattin Civic Youth Award at the annual Pearl Harbor Day Luncheon on December 8 in Aurora.
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.
Beacon News: Smithsonian chronicles Rosary High students' research
The Beacon News wrote a feature about Rosary's visit from the Smithsonian Institute
Chronicle: Smithsonian film crew visits Rosary High School
Kane County Chronicle feature article about the Smithsonian's visit to Rosary
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.
Rosary Student Wins VFW Essay Contest
Senior Kayla Gomez of Sandwich was chosen as the winner of the Voice of Democracy essay contest from the Lewis P. Schultz VFW Post 1486 in Sandwich.
Two Students Recognized by Spirit of Community Awards
Junior Monica Zimmerman and senior Dariana Slater were recognized by the Prudential Spirit of Community Awards.
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.
It's Cool to Be in the SSC!
Rosary's new Student Success Center is making a difference.
National Merit Scholar Semifinalists Announced
Rosary announces three semifinalists and two commended students
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
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.
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.