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Friday, February 10, 2017

posted Feb 10, 2017, 6:20 AM by Gerald Lake

Good Morning Rock Springs School!


Today is day 101 of school on this Friday, February 10, 2017. The forecast calls for a a chance of rain with high of about 73 degrees.

Pledge:


This morning we have a group of College Bound Roadrunners from Ms. Eagleton's class to lead us with the pledge.

Next week we will be joined by Mr. Hernandez's class.

Announcements:


Today is...
Plimsoll Day

On this Day in History
On this day in 1996, In the first game of a six-game match, an IBM computer dubbed Deep Blue becomes the first machine to beat a reigning world chess champion, Garry Kasparov. Despite this initial upset victory, man ultimately triumphed over machine as Kasparov goes went on to win the match, 4-2.

Here’s a random Science Facts for today
Roadrunner has four toes on each foot. Two toes are positioned forward, other two backward. When it walks, it leaves easily recognized X-shaped footprint in the sand.

Your Character Counts at Rock Springs School
The Pillar of the Week is Responsibility, our third Pillar of Character, represented by the color green. When you think about  responsibility, think about being responsible for a green garden.
  • Do what you are supposed to do 
  • Plan ahead 
  • Persevere: keep on trying! 
  • Always do your best 
  • Use self-control 
  • Be self-disciplined 
  • Think before you act — consider the consequences 
  • Be accountable for your words, actions, and attitudes 
  • Set a good example for others
According to an Anonymous author, "In golf and in life, its the follow-through that makes the difference."

Safety First!
  • Remember to use the crosswalk.
  • Please remember to walk when traveling through campus. 
  • Also, remember to use quiet voices in all academic areas.
  • Play safe on the playground and when the bell rings to line up, walk to your line safely. We do not want anyone running as you could get hurt.
  • When you arrive at school in the morning, you are to to sit at the lunch tables. All students are to remain sitting at the lunch tables until the duty teacher says that you may get up.
  • At the end of the day, your teacher will walk you to your designated exit for parent pick-up. If your ride is not there, you need to wait, stay at the front of the school and wait patiently and quietly for your ride.

This concludes today’s announcements. Thank you college bound roadrunners, and remember,
“Keep a smile on your face, it will increase your face value!"
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