Today is day 60 of school on this Friday, November 14, 2014. The forecast calls for cloudy cloudy skies today with a high of about 70 degrees.
This morning I have a group of college bound Road-Runners from Mrs. McDowell's classes to lead us in the pledge.
Next week we will be joined by Mr. Horstman's classes.
Loosen Up, Lighten Up Day, and National American Teddy Bear Day, and National Pickle Day
On this Day in History:
On this day in 1851, Moby-Dick, a novel by Herman Melville about the voyage of the whaling ship, is published. Moby-Dick is now considered a great classic of American literature and contains one of the most famous opening lines in fiction: "Call me Ishmael."
Here’s a random Science Facts for today:
A Shrimp's heart is in its head.
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.
According to Michel de Montaigne, French essayist, "The value of life is not in the length of days, but in the use we make of them; a man may live long yet very little."
Remember that Report Card data is due by 5pm today.
This concludes today’s announcements. Thank you college bound roadrunners, and remember,
“Keep a smile on your face, it will increase your face value!”