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Activities Department
The District #883
ADVANTAGE



Activities Director: Dan Pratt 763/477-7554 x3011 or prattd@rockford.k12.mn.us
Activities Office: Jan Larsen 763/477-7554 x3010 or larsenj@rockford.k12.mn.us

IMPORTANT INFORMATION

FALL ACTIVITIES ELIGIBILITY AND TEAM MEETINGS 
Parents and students in grades 7-12 are strongly encouraged to attend the
Fall Activities Eligibility Team Meetings on, Monday, Aug 4th 2014
Due to construction the meeting will be held at the
Rockford Elementary in the Gymnasium

5:30pm-registration
6:00pm-meeting
6:15pm-team breakout sessions

This meeting is strongly encouraged if your student will be participating in one of
the following fall activities:

  • Cross Country (boy/girls)
  • Football
  • Volleyball
  • Soccer (boy/girls)
  • Cheerleading (boy/girls)

Coaches/Advisors will be on hand to meet with the teams and to answer any
questions during the team meeting session.

ACTIVITIES REGISTRATION PACKET 
The fall activities registration papers can be found below under the ACTIVITIES PAPERWORK section. 
Please download, print and complete the forms and bring to the meeting.

ATHLETIC FEES 
Grades 7 & 8: 
Athletics is $90.00 per activity/Fine Arts is $50.00 per activity
Grades 9-12:  Athletics is $125.00 per activity/Fine Arts $75.00 per activity
Our district has implemented a Family Maximum fee as $ 400.00.
Parents are highly encouraged to use the PaySchool Online Payment
Processing System to pay for Activity Fees. 
This is also located on the Rockford Area Schools website just to your left.

SPORTS PHYSICALS 
Sports participants are required to have a sports physical on file with
the activities office. The sports physical must be within the last three years.  
Student-athletes cannot participate, practice, condition or play without a
current physical on file with the activities office.

SEASON PASSES 
Season passes will be available to purchase at the meeting.
Family Pass $190.00
Adult Pass $65.00
Senior Citizen in district free
Senior Citizen out of district is $25.00 
Students may purchase a yearlong pass to all activities
for just $25.00
(same as last year)

LOCKS AND LOCKERS 
Locks for sports lockers will be available for purchase at the meeting.  
Each student is required to purchase a district-provided lock to use on
their respective lockers.
The cost for the lock is $5.00. Once the lock is purchased,
the lock belongs to the student.  Replacement cost will be $5.00.

ENCOURAGE OTHERS TO PARTICIPATE
Activities participation is a great way to become meaningfully involved in the school.  
It is great for developing relationships and it is correlated with improved grades,
attendance and wellness.  You cannot beat the value of activities participation.
Please encourage and invite your friends to the meetings on August 4th 2014,
to learn more about the program(s) of your choice.


Below you can find information on free Sports Physicals,
Student Accident Insurance as well as the necessary paperwork to participate in an activity.



FREE High School Sports Physicals Offered through

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OTSEGO
Wednesday, July 30--8540 Quaday Ave NE
MAPLE GROVE Wednesday, July 30--9825 Hospital Dr. #104
EDINA Thursday, July 31--4010 West 65th St
COON RAPIDS Tuesday, August 5--3111 124th Ave NW, #200
BURNSVILLE Tuesday, August 5--1000 West 140th St, #201
EDINA Wednesday, August 6--4010 West 65th St
WACONIA Thursday, August 7--560 South Maple St, #200

TIME
5:00 – 8:00 pm (all events)
RSVPSportsPhysicals@TCOmn.com
(952) 512 5647
*Space is limited




Voluntary Student Accident Insurance
Rockford Area Schools makes available a voluntary student accident
insurance policy that may be purchased directly from SMIC for school time accidents,
24 hour accidents, Dental, Interscholastic Sports, and Football specific.

Enrollment is done on-line at: www.k12specialmarkets.com
Additional information is available in all school offices as well.

Rocket Shout Outs!
Letter Jackets

Letter Jackets can be purchased through the following vendors:
ABC Lettering - abclettering@msn.com
Crow River Sports - dknutson@crowriversports.com
Xtreme Sport Style - xtremesportstyle@hotmail.com
Click Here to View a Photo of Jackets
SPRING ROCKET SHOUT OUTS


Congratulations to our Track State Participants
Jordan Weeding
        High Hurdles placed 19th

Abby Botten  
        1600
placed 8th
Jordan O’Rielly
         300 Hurdles
placed 8th 
Erik Olson

        
Pole Vault placed 13th
Alex Byers, Brock Deering,
Brendon Schaumacher, Jordan O’Rielly
 
          4x200 relay placed 2nd
(State Runner-up)
          1:31:42  New School Record


Congratulations Rocket Softball –
State Class AA Third Place