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Welcome to the Online Home of Rochester John Marshall High School Athletics/Activities!

1510 14th Street NW, Rochester, MN 55901

John Marshall Rockets - the Mark of Excellence!

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Brian Ihrke

Athletic Director

Phone: 507-328-5302

Dakota Hiller

Athletics & Activities Office Manager

Phone: 507-328-5330

Ashley Harding

Mayo Clinic Sports Medicine Athletic Trainer


Please help me welcome Dakota Hiller to the John Marshall Athletic Office.

Dakota has accepted the Office Manager position and will begin her new role July 1st.  Please send all questions and updated sports physical's to

Thanks and GO ROCKETS!



Winter Registration is NOW closed for the winter season. 


Please check in with Dakota in the athletic office with any questions.

A copy of your physical needs to be on file in the Athletic/Activities Office PRIOR to the registration date listed or the system will not let you register.  You can locate your physical date in Skyward Family Access
(under the tab on the left - report cards/portfolio)

IF your physical expires between October 23 and March 23rd, an updated copy needs to be submitted to the Athletic/Activities Office NO LATER THAN OCTOBER 15 in order for you to register online.

DO NOT WAIT to schedule your physical. A copy of your physical NEEDS to be in our office NO LATER than October 15 in order to register online.  If you cannot get in with your regular doctor, see options below!


Email your updated physical to Dakota Hiller in the Athletic/Activities Office at
as a PDF file OR WORD document (attachment) NOT in the body of the email.

If you cannot get in with your regular doctor - See OPTIONS below to get a physical done!


SCHOLARSHIP APPLICATION (the Old Free and Reduced Meal Application)

The new Minnesota Law states that all students will receive free lunches this school year (2023-24), if a student would like to qualify for a scholarship to participate in Athletics or Activities at the high school level, parents need to fill out the form in THE LINK BELOW.  This needs to be completed every school year starting in July.

  • Once the Student Nutrition Services Department has approved your application for assistance, you can register for athletics and activities at the high school level.



    Click this link for the scholarship  application!


You NEED to take the MSHSL physical form with you. Physical form can be found on this website (left hand side Tab FORMS).

Directions for finding physical date in Skyward:
Sign in to your skyward family access and look under the "Report Card & Portfolio". This will be listed with all of the testing results and report cards.

You will need to have a copy of your physical (page 1 and 2) in the Athletic/Activities Office BEFORE you can register online.  The system will not let you register without this.

Once you get your physical done, please email it to Dakota Hiller at AS a PDF file OR WORD document (attachment) NOT in the body of the email.

Your updated physical needs to be on file in the Athletic/Activities Office at your high school BEFORE you can register online.  Physicals need to be current for the ENTIRE Season in order to participate.

The Physical form to take to the doctor is below and can also be found at the bottom of this website under the tab "forms".

JM Athletic Performance Winter Registration

Looking to improve in your speed, power and strength metrics? Want to climb in the depths chart? Gain more confidence? Get the competitive advantage on your opponents? Come join us for our off-season winter programming. 


Under the directions of qualified strength coaches, you will gain access to data-driven and effective performance programming that will unlock your potential as an athlete. Don't miss out on this opportunity to take your game to the next level.


Link to register:


There will be an informational meeting held on Friday 11/3 after school in the JM cafeteria!


Concussion testing for Girls Hockey will be held at Century at 6:45pm on Monday October 23rd. 

Concussion testing for Boys Hockey and Wrestling will be at JM in room 4-109 from 5-6:30pm on Monday November 6th. 

Want to register for a specific Activity at John Marshall?

Click the Activities tab at the top of this website

The following Activities are open for registration at this time (starting Thursday, Aug 24)

Chess, Debate, Math League, Robotics, Science Olympiad, and Speech.

*If you have a question about your specific sport -
please CHECK your team website (gray tab at top of page labeled Athletic Teams) for information and to contact the coach for questions.  The website will probably have what you are looking for.

Please email the specific sport coach.


Travel Release and Physical

Ticket Prices for Rochester Public Schools

Individual Event Ticket Prices

Adults                    $8.00   (Section Events/Big Nine Invites $10.00)

Students (K-12)      $6.00   (Section Events/Big Nine Invites $8.00)

Athletic Event Passes For All Rochester Public Schools 

(5)   Punch Adult                  $32.00 (Senior Citizen $20.00)

(10) Punch Adult                  $67.00 (Senior Citizen $54.00) 

District Employee Spouse      $36.00

Student All Year Pass           $45.00 (K-12) (all athletic pass good at all sites)