Today is Friday, January 31, 2014. The forecast calls for mostly cloudy skies and possible rain with a high of about 62 degrees.
This morning I have a group of college bound Roadrunners from Mrs. Ocampo's class.
Next week, Mrs. Andrews class will be leading us in the pledge.
Inspire Your Heart with Art Day! Today is also the 100th day of school!
On this Day in History:
On this day in 1865, the U.S. House of Representatives passes the 13th Amendment to the Constitution, abolishing slavery in America. The amendment read, "Neither slavery nor involuntary servitude...shall exist within the United States, or any place subject to their jurisdiction."
Here’s a random Science Facts for today:
Every zebra's stripe pattern is different.
Your Character Counts at Rock Springs School:
The Pillar of the Week is Fairness, our fourth Pillar of Character, represented by the color orange. When you think about fairness, think of dividing an orange into equal sections to share fairly with friends.
• Play by the rules
• Take turns and share
• Be open-minded; listen to others
• Don’t take advantage of others
• Don’t blame others carelessly
• Treat all people fairly
According to Wes Fessler, American writer, "Fairness is man’s ability rise above his prejudices."
Rehearsals for the Talent Show will be today after school at 2:30 in the MPR.
Canceled for today due to the wetness coming from the sky
This concludes today’s announcements. Thank you college bound roadrunners, and remember,
“Keep a smile on your face, it will increase your face value!”