Today is day 57 of school on this Friday, November 6, 2015. The forecast calls for sunny to mostly sunny skies, with high of about 76 degrees.
This morning we have a group of college bound roadrunners from Ms. Reynoso's class to lead us with the pledge.
Next week we will be joined by Mrs. McWilliams' class for the pledge.
On this Day in History:
On this day in 1860, Abraham Lincoln is elected the 16th president of the United States. For preserving the Union during the Civil War and bringing an end to slavery, and for his unique character and powerful oratory, Lincoln is hailed as one of the greatest American presidents.
Here’s a random Science Facts for today:
Eighty-five percent of all the plants and animals live in the sea.
Your Character Counts at Rock Springs School:
The Pillar of the Week is Respect, our second Pillar of Character, represented by the color yellow or gold. When you think about respect, think “The Golden Rule”.
• Treat others with respect; follow the Golden Rule
• Be tolerant and accepting of differences
• Use good manners, not bad language
• Be considerate of the feelings of others
• Don’t threaten, hit or hurt anyone
• Deal peacefully with anger, insults, and disagreements
According to Mark Twain (Samuel Clemens), American humorist, author and journalist, "Keep away from people who try to belittle your ambitions. Small people always do that, but the really great make you feel that you, too, can become great."
This concludes today’s announcements. Thank you college bound roadrunners, and remember,
“Keep a smile on your face, it will increase your face value!"