Now Accepting New Family Applications for the 2024-2025 School Year!
Explore RCS at the Fall Showcase of Schools!
Join in the fun and explore all Rochester Catholic Schools has to offer during our Early Preschool-Grade 12 Fall Showcase of Schools, taking place Monday, October 23 and Tuesday, October 24, 2023 from 4:30-7:00 p.m.
Tour any of our five campuses, serving early preschool (age 2)-grade 12, explore our exceptional learning communities, meet with our admissions team and principals, and learn why more families than ever are choosing Catholic education!
New Family Enrollment for the 2024-2025 school year opens October 1. Click here to apply!
Review us on Google Sept. 1-Oct. 1, and Enter to Win Eagle Riverboat Cruise Tickets!
GIVEAWAY ALERT! Have you, your child, or someone you know had an exceptional experience at RCS and/or any of our five schools? Let us know by submitting a five-star review(s) from Sept. 1-Oct. 1, and enter to win one of FOUR pairs of National Eagle Center Riverboat Cruise tickets (set for Sat., Oct. 14 at 2pm)!
During the cruise, you’ll have the chance to view Bald Eagles and other native wildlife that call the Upper Mississippi River Valley home.
The more reviews you submit, the better your chances of winning!
Thank you for helping RCS SOAR to new heights!
Photo Credit: National Eagle Center
Join Lourdes’ 10th Anniversary Homecoming Celebration!
Join the RCS community as we celebrate a decade of continued excellence at Lourdes High School's state-of-the-art campus this Homecoming! Festivities include:
10th Anniversary Mass & Brunch at Lourdes High School, 10 a.m. Mass with brunch to follow. Register here.
RCS Parade, 2:00 p.m at Lourdes High School - Parade Map
Alumni/RCS Parent Community Rally - Register here.
4:30-7:00 p.m. Tailgating @ the Eagles Club
Football Game vs. Red Wing, 7:00 p.m
Lourdes Athletics Hall of Fame, 11:30 a.m.-3 p.m. - Register here.
We look forward to joining together in faith and fellowship during our Homecoming anniversary celebration!
Shadow Days at Lourdes High School
Spend a day as a Lourdes Eagle! 8th grade students are welcome to spend a day shadowing a current Lourdes freshman. You will have the opportunity to experience our classes, feel our school spirit, and get excited about joining our community for the 2023-2024 school year.
424 West Center Street
Rochester, MN 55902
Hours: 8:15 a.m. - 2:55 p.m.
Mr. Matt Langsdale
We owe it to ourselves and to our Creator to develop the gifts and talents we have been given. The bar is set high—but not out of reach—for each of our students according to their individualized need, encouraging them to grasp their fullest academic potential.
We know that faith without works is incomplete. In the spirit of that connection, we offer students a chance to develop their faith—through both study and application—with an education that is authentically and unapologetically Catholic.
We are called to take care of our bodies, and athletics are a great way to have fun doing it. Above all, developing core skillsets like teamwork, perseverance, and humility can translate effortlessly to all other aspects of our lives.
We were designed to create. Not only does art fulﬁll a fundamental need for us to express ourselves and think about the world in new ways, but it also contributes to the academic, emotional, and social well-being of our students.
Every student's array of personal interests is as unique as they are. That's why RCS supports dozens of extracurricular teams, clubs, and groups—so your student can explore, experiment, and excel in whatever interests them.
As part of the RCS learning pathway, the Co-Cathedral of St. John the Evangelist Middle School fosters holistic growth throughout a student’s journey from early childhood to adulthood.