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Roycemore School recently held its annual Celebration of Dedication and Excellence, a tradition started by the Board of Trustees, that honors the dedicated faculty, staff, and volunteers of the Roycemore community.   One of the awards given out at the ceremony is the Thomas J. Ellis Community Service Award. The award was named in honor...
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Roycemore School and Northwestern University Center for Talent Development (CTD) Chinese Language and Culture Program Have you ever wondered about the benefits of learning the Chinese language?  When reflecting on options for fulfilling your high school world language requirement, you might immediately think of Spanish, French, or one of the other languages that originated in...
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Congratulations to Marko M. on his recent recognition as one of this year’s Robert Eisner Distinguished Scholars!   Each year, Roycemore awards at least one new, full-tuition Eisner scholarship to an incoming 9th or 10th grade student, based on that student’s demonstrated academic achievement, social justice and civic engagement work, and leadership abilities. Award winners are selected by an independent...
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Congratulations to Molly Daniel and Nino Maruszewski for this outstanding recognition! These students have shown tremendous hard work and dedication to their education both inside and outside of the classroom.  The Illinois Student Assistance Commission (ISAC)  presents this important recognition of academic achievement to exceptional Illinois high school students annually. This year, more than 17,340...
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The Personalized College Counseling Process at Roycemore School Mauricio Robert, College Counselor    In the increasingly selective world of college admissions, there is nothing more important to achieving post-secondary success than careful planning. Most schools tend to offer guidance to students towards the end of Junior year and the beginning of Senior year, but this...
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This June, we had a number of Roycemore students and community members who were recognized for their achievements and contributions during the 2020-2021 school year. UPPER SCHOOL AWARDS Rebecca Ashley Thatcher Academic Department AwardsSpanish – Alexander RabenhorstDrama – Alexandria Thi NguyenArt – Grace Olivia LawlorMusic – Xinnan ‘Cindy’ ZhangScience – Katherine RozsypalekMath – Hanshi ‘Bella’...
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Concepts I learned at Roycemore – Stay Curious and Persevere Thank you Mrs. Finley Odell and thank you to the Roycemore School Board of Trustees for this honor. Thank you to all the Roycemore faculty for devoting your time – and so much more – to inspire your students. And thank you to the Roycemore...
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1,365 days ago I, along with the rest of the incoming class of 2021, ventured into the high school wing of Roycemore for the first time. A week later, 1,355 days ago, we participated in our first upper school picnic, won our first tug of war, and painted our first class mural (even if we...
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This June, we had a number of Roycemore students and members of our community who were recognized for their achievements and contributions during the 2019-2020-2019 school year. UPPER SCHOOL AWARDS 2020 Rebecca Ashley Thatcher Academic Department Awards Spanish – Ben Schweighauser Drama – Madeline Daniel Art – Madeline Daniel Music – Tiantian ‘Tina’ Zhang Science...
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This class of 13 students will be furthering their education at 12 different institutions in 10 different states from the east coast to the west coast and in-between.   They range from large public universities like The University of California- Davis,  to small private universities like Lawrence University, to Ivy League colleges like Dartmouth, to...
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