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​ ​ ​Why​ ​Roosevelt?
 
Our​ ​Students 
 
We​ ​are​ ​a​ ​diverse​ ​student​ ​body​ ​committed​ ​to​ ​success​ ​no 
matter​ ​the​ ​adversity​ ​we​ ​may​ ​face​ ​in​ ​the​ ​process. 
 
Our​ ​Staff 
 
We​ ​adapt​ ​our​ ​teaching​ ​to​ ​meet​ ​the​ ​unique​ ​needs​ ​of​ ​our 
students​ ​through​ ​utilizing​ ​research-based​ ​practices. 
 
   
Our​ ​Program 
     
 

The​ ​Roosevelt​ ​Program​ ​is​ ​designed​ ​to​ ​guide​ ​each  Roosevelt​ ​Community​ ​Education​ ​Center 
individual​ ​student​ ​to​ ​discover​ ​&​ ​pursue​ ​his​ ​or​ ​her​ ​full 
potential. 
​ ​978​ ​Haskell​ ​Avenue  
  Rockford,​ ​IL​ ​61103  
 
815-966-3250 
2016-2017
  
Roosevelt​ ​highlights

Student​ ​Achievements: 
-Jonathan​ ​Lane​ ​won​ ​1st​ ​place​ ​at​ ​the​ ​RVC​ ​juried​ ​art​ ​show. 
-Roosevelt’s​ ​robotics​ ​team​ ​placed​ ​3rd​ ​overall​ ​in​ ​in​ ​the​ ​western  
​ ​division. 
-Our​ ​students’​ ​reading​ ​scores,​ ​attendance,​ ​and​ ​number​ ​of   
​ ​credits​ ​earned​ ​are​ ​all​ ​at​ ​a​ ​5-year​ ​high.   
 
Staff​ ​Achievements:   
-Jen​ ​Macek​ ​is​ ​the​ ​Golden​ ​Apple​ ​Assistant​ ​Principal​ ​of​ ​the​ ​Year. 
 
The​ ​Law​ ​&
-Sarah​ ​Schaefer,​ ​science​ ​chair,​ ​is​ ​a​ ​Golden​ ​Apple​ ​Teacher​ ​of  
​ ​the​ ​Year. 
-Kourtni​ ​Gray,​ ​social​ ​studies​ ​chair,​ ​is​ ​a​ ​nominee​ ​for​ ​Those​ ​Who  
Law​ ​&​ ​Public​ ​Safety​ ​Pathway  
Lead​ ​Teacher:  
Public​ ​Safety
​ ​Excel. 
-Brian​ ​Hierstein​ ​and​ ​Kyle​ ​Wolfe,​ ​our​ ​fine​ ​arts​ ​and​ ​digital​ ​media   Beth​ ​Hratko 
​ ​pathway​ ​lead​ ​teachers,​ ​won​ ​2nd​ ​place​ ​in​ ​the​ ​Illinois​ ​Snow  
beth.hratko@rps205.com 
​ ​Sculpting​ ​Competition. 
 
Program​ ​Achievements: 
  Pathway
-Roosevelt​ ​scored​ ​‘most​ ​organized‘​ ​on​ ​the​ ​University​ ​of​ ​Chicago   Principal:​ ​Morgan​ ​Gallagher   
 
​ ​5Essentials​ ​survey,​ ​the​ ​highest​ ​level​ ​of​ ​distinction.​ ​Research   Assistant​ ​Principal:​ ​Jen​ ​Macek   
​ ​shows​ ​that​ ​schools​ ​strong​ ​on​ ​the​ ​five​ ​essentials​ ​ ​are​ ​ten​ ​times  
​ ​more​ ​likely​ ​to​ ​improve​ ​student​ ​learning​ ​than​ ​schools​ ​ ​weak​ ​on  
Academy​ ​Coach:​ ​Krystal​ ​Scroggins   
 
​ ​the​ ​five​ ​essentials.     
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Inclusive,​ ​Adaptive,​ ​Individualized  Inclusive,​ ​Adaptive,​ ​Individualized 
   

 
     
Law​ ​&​ ​Public​ ​Safety​ ​Pathway Law​ ​&​ ​Public​ ​Safety​ ​Pathway Law​ ​&​ ​Public​ ​Safety​ ​Pathway
 
 
Coursework​ ​at​ ​Roosevelt  Partnership​ ​Opportunities 
Overview 
     
 
​​​ ​​P ​ sychology/Sociology  ​​​ ​​B ​ usiness​ ​Site​ ​Visits 
Those​ ​who​ ​work​ ​in​ ​this​ ​field​ ​plan,​ ​manage,​ ​and 
​​​ ​ ​ ​Intro​ ​to​ ​Criminal​ ​Justice*  ​​​ ​ ​ ​Student​ ​Research​ ​Projects 
provide​ ​legal​ ​assistance,​ ​public​ ​safety,​ ​protective 
​​​ ​ ​ ​Business​ ​&​ ​Personal​ ​Law  ​​​ ​ ​ ​Guidance​ ​with​ ​Curriculum​ ​Design 
services,​ ​and​ ​homeland​ ​security,​ ​including  ​ ​ ​ ​ ​ ​ ​*=Rock​ ​Valley​ ​Articulated​ ​Credit  ​​​ ​ ​ ​Club​ ​Sponsorship 
professional​ ​and​ ​technical​ ​support​ ​services   
  ​​​ ​ ​ ​Monthly​ ​‘Pathway​ ​Day’​ ​Workshops 
Certifications​ ​at​ ​Roosevelt  ​​​ ​ ​ ​Teacher​ ​Externships 
Potential​ ​Careers 
(in​ ​development)  ​​​ ​ ​ ​And​ ​many​ ​more… 
 
   
ambassador​ ​-​ ​bomb​ ​technician​ ​-​ ​combat​ ​control​ ​officer 
​ ​ ​ ​ ​ ​CPR​ ​and​ ​First​ ​Aid   
criminal​ ​investigator​ ​-​ ​elected​ ​official​ ​-​ ​federal​ ​marshall 
   
world​ ​service​ ​officer​ ​-​ ​attorney​ ​-​ ​city​ ​manager 
commissioner​ ​-​ ​court​ ​reporter​ ​-​ ​cryptographer​ ​-  Club 
emergency​ ​medical​ ​technician​ ​-​ ​firefighter​ ​-​ ​military  (in​ ​development) 
service​ ​person​ ​-​ ​police​ ​officer   
  ​ ​ ​ ​ ​ ​ ​Student​ ​Review​ ​Board 
Local​ ​Postsecondary​ ​Degrees   
 
 
Associate’s​ ​Degree  
Associate​ ​of​ ​Applied​ ​Science​ ​Degree​ ​in​ ​Criminal​ ​Justice 
Rock​ ​Valley​ ​College,​ ​Rasmussen​ ​College  
 
Bachelor’s​ ​Degree  
Bachelor​ ​of​ ​Science​ ​Criminal​ ​Justice, 
Northern​ ​Illinois​ ​University 
 
Juris​ ​Doctorate​ ​Degree​, 
Northern​ ​Illinois​ ​University  

 
 
 
A​ ​minimum​ ​of​ ​33%​ ​of​ ​Roosevelt​ ​funding  
is​ ​provided​ ​through​ ​federal​ ​grants.