• Franciscan Heritage

    Students deepen their awareness and commitment to living the Gospel life through the discovery of the Franciscan heritage.

  • Love

    Strong classroom communities foster a
    love for Christ and for each other.

  • Discover

    Our whole child approach helps students
    discover their God-given gifts and talents.

  • Participate

    86% of RCS students in grades 5-12
    participate in extra-curricular activities.

  • challenge

    Rochester Catholic Schools students are challenged
    to think critically and communicate effectively.

  • Celebrate

    Students in grades K-12 have the
    opportunity to celebrate weekly Mass.

Rochester Catholic Schools is a Christ-centered learning community that forms students who love, learn and live their faith in service to others.


  • 8th Grade Lourdes Traveling Boys Basketball Team Named 2016 FOX 47 Youth Sports Report Winner of the Month!

    Congratulations to the Lourdes 8th grade traveling boys basketball team. The team has been selected as the May 2016 FOX 47 Youth Sports Report winner!

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  • Reminder: No Bussing this Monday, May 9

    A reminder to our Rochester Catholic Schools families that Rochester Public Schools has announced an unscheduled school closing on Monday, May 9, 2016. Upon subsequent communication with public school administration it has been confirmed that there will be no bus transportation offered on that day for non-public school students.

    Rochester Catholic Schools will remain OPEN on Monday, May 9, 2016. We thank you in advance for your flexibility, support, and understanding in helping us preserve this student contact day.

  • May Crowning

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  • St. Francis of Assisi Technovation Teams Rock Appapalooza!

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  • Junior Day of Service: Journey with a Servant’s Heart

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  • Lourdes High School Theatre Department Presents their Spring Musical - "Guys and Dolls"

    Lourdes High School Theatre Department announces this years Spring Musical Guys and Dolls. Guys and Dolls ran for over 1,200 shows since it opened on Broadway in 1950 and has won numerous awards including the Tony Awards.

    Show Times
    May 4, 2016 - 7:15 pm
    May 5, 2016 - 7:15 pm
    May 6, 2016 - 7:30 pm
    May 8, 2016 - 1:30 pm

    May 8, 2016 - Mothers Day Sit Down Breakfast - 11:30 am

    The show will be performed in the Lourdes High School Fine Arts Auditorium.

    Click here to reserve your tickets and learn more.

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Upcoming Events

04 May

AP English

When: 8:00 AM

HS Mass, Mrs. Schmall's class

Where: Church
When: 9:10 AM - 10:10 AM

SJ Mass/May Crowning

Where: St. John the Evangelist Church
When: 9:30 AM - 10:30 AM

Golf Boys (Varsity) -Byron Public Schools,Rochester Lourdes,Lake City,Rochester Mayo,Owatonna,Red Wing,Winona Senior,Rochester John Marshall(Invitational)(Lake City Jewel Golf Club)

Where: Away
When: 2:00 PM - 7:00 PM

Guys and Dolls - LHS Spring Musical Theatre Performance

Where: LHS Auditorium
When: 7:15 PM - 9:30 PM
05 May

AP Calculus

When: 8:00 AM
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