Today is day 9 of school on this Friday, August 29, 2014. The forecast calls for sunny skies today with a high of about 91 degrees.
On this Day in History:
Hurricane Katrina makes landfall near New Orleans, Louisiana, as a Category 4 hurricane on this day in 2005. Despite being only the third most powerful storm of the 2005 hurricane season, Katrina was the worst natural disaster in the history of the United States.
Here’s a random Science Facts for today:
The human eye can distinguish as many as 10 million distinct color variations.
Your Character Counts at Rock Springs School:
Are you a TRRFCC (terrific) student? Remember that TRRFCC students demonstrate Trustworthiness, Respect, Responsibility, Fairness, Caring, and Citizenship. RSU student uphold the Six Pillars of Character everyday.
According to Abraham Lincoln, 16th U.S. president, “Character is like a tree and reputation like its shadow. The shadow is what we think of it; the tree is the real thing.”
Ice Cream Sales:
Ice cream sales are back! Beginning today, ice cream will be sold on Fridays for $1. Students that want to purchase an ice cream need to line up at the lunch lines.
MAP testing is only a week away. Teachers, be sure to check your email for information.
Monday is Labor Day - No school
This concludes today’s announcements. Thank you college bound roadrunners, and remember,
“Keep a smile on your face, it will increase your face value!”