Rockwood believes its outstanding schools are the result of outstanding teachers, administrators and support staff.
- Rockwood provides ongoing professional development for all employees. It has a comprehensive program for the development of teachers at all levels of experience.
- Rockwood currently has 164 teachers who have earned their National Board Teaching Certification -- the profession's top honor in teaching excellence. The number is consistently one of the highest in the state of any school district.
- Three Rockwood educators each received a 2020 Emerson Excellence in Teaching Award.
- Two Rockwood physical education teachers were named MOSHAPE Teachers of the Year.
- A Rockwood physical education teacher was recognized as the Central District of SHAPE America Health Teacher of the Year.
- A Rockwood middle school teacher earned an Education Innovation Award.
(Updated Dec. 2020)