Rockway News

Rockway Founders’ Day – show your pride!

Today I’m excited to welcome students in their Rockway colours for Founders’ Day, a day designated to honor the beginning of Rockway Mennonite Collegiate, a school that was envisioned and imagined for on February 15, 1945! This morning in chapel, we look forward to sharing with students the wonderful story of how Rockway came to […]

Posted on: February 15th, 2018
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The Mouse That Roared – Ticket information

Rehearsals are well underway for our 2018 senior drama that is set to hit the stage on March 2nd and 3rd! Performances Friday, March 2nd, 7:30 pm Saturday, March 3rd, 2 pm Saturday, March 3rd, 7:30 pm Ticket Information Tickets can be purchased online or at the door. All sales are final; no refunds or exchanges. […]

Posted on: February 7th, 2018
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The Dennis Wikerd French Language Scholarship Award: A fitting tribute

Wednesday, January 31, 2018 marks Dennis Wikerd’s last day as Rockway Mennonite Collegiate’s longest serving French language teacher and Assistant Principal. Since 1978, Dennis has championed cultural exchanges and French language studies, in addition to carrying out significant leadership administrative responsibilities. Throughout, he has always kept the interests and well-being of students front and centre […]

Posted on: January 30th, 2018
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The Great Human Odyssey is coming!

This coming May, Rockway students will participate in a unique performance at Kitchener’s Centre in the Square. Our grade 10 and senior choirs will be joining the Kitchener-Waterloo Symphony to provide live soundtrack accompaniment during a screening of The Great Human Odyssey, a critically acclaimed documentary series produced by the CBC. Canadian composer Darren Fung […]

Posted on: January 22nd, 2018
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Dennis Wikerd Retirement Celebration

Come and help us honour Dennis’ almost 40 years of service to Rockway! All are welcome! Sunday, January 14th, 2018 2 – 5 pm 2 – 3 pm Receiving Line in the Silo 3 – 4 pm Program in the Assembly Area 4 – 5 pm Receiving Line and Informal Visiting Refreshments will be served […]

Posted on: January 11th, 2018
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Rockway is a Living Wage Employer!

For most of us, when we think about Rockway, we think about the people. Whether you are connected to Rockway as a student, alumnus, a donor, or a parent, you have likely made meaningful connections with people here and that is what stands out in your mind. It is often said that employees are the […]

Posted on: December 1st, 2017
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Christmas Food Drive is here!

Dawn Gill, from the House of Friendship, helped kick-off Rockway’s Annual Food Drive for the House of Friendship’s Christmas Hamper Program in style on Tues, Nov 21st! During a chapel, students were invited up to help unpack a food hamper and asked to comment on what they found in there that was surprising.  Students were […]

Posted on: December 1st, 2017
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This Christmas – share the dream

You may know that Rockway opened its doors in 1945. But you may not know the remarkable stories of our early alumni and the challenges they overcame to follow their dreams at Rockway. In Rockway’s fall appeal, Ferne Burkhardt, Class of 1954, shares her story with you. Read and be inspired this Holiday season. It […]

Posted on: November 28th, 2017
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Family Studies Remodeled

The Family Studies facilities at Rockway received a significant overhaul this summer, in conjunction with the creation of the new Art studios and Digital Media Lab, and the results are being cheered by students and teachers alike. All of these renovations were made possible through generous donations to Rockway’s ongoing Lead Us Onward campaign. The […]

Posted on: November 10th, 2017
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Running Across Canada!

The goal: To Run Across Canada The distance: 10 813 kms The runners: 53 Grade 7 & 8 Rockway Students In the first week of school, the grade 7&8 gym class was presented with the challenge to Run Across Canada. The route that was planned starts in Whitehorse, down to Vancouver, across to Sudbury, with […]

Posted on: November 7th, 2017
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Rockway Founders’ Day – show your pride!

Today I’m excited to welcome students in their Rockway colours for Founders’ Day, a day designated to honor the...

Read More

The Mouse That Roared – Ticket information

Rehearsals are well underway for our 2018 senior drama that is set to hit the stage on March 2nd...

Read More

The Dennis Wikerd French Language Scholarship Award: A fitting tribute

Wednesday, January 31, 2018 marks Dennis Wikerd’s last day as Rockway Mennonite Collegiate’s longest serving French language teacher and...

Read More

The Great Human Odyssey is coming!

This coming May, Rockway students will participate in a unique performance at Kitchener’s Centre in the Square. Our grade...

Read More