Today is day 38 of school on this Friday, October 10, 2014. The forecast calls for mostly sunny skies today with a high of about 84 degrees.
This morning I have a group of college bound Road-Runners from Mr. Hernandez's class to lead us in the pledge.
Next week we will be joined by Mrs. Goulart's class.
World Porridge Day
On this Day in History:
On this day in 1845, The United States Naval Academy opens in Annapolis, Maryland, with 50 midshipmen students and seven professors.
Here’s a random Science Facts for today:
A crocodile's tongue is attached to the roof of its mouth.
Your Character Counts at Rock Springs School:
The Pillar of the Week is Citizenship, our sixth Pillar of Character, represented by the color purple. When you think about citizenship, think regal purple as representing the state.
• Do your share to make your school and community better
• Get involved in community affairs
• Stay informed; vote
• Be a good neighbor
• Obey laws and rules
• Respect authority
• Protect the environment
According to Theodore Roosevelt, adventurer, politician and Nobel Prize-winning 26th U.S. president , "Americanism is a question of principles, of idealism, of character: it is not a matter of birthplace or creed or line of descent."
MAP Testing continues today with Mrs. Zacharias, Mrs. Riley and Mrs. McDowell testing in the computer lab, and Mrs. Andrews testing with the CoW.
This concludes today’s announcements. Thank you college bound roadrunners, and remember,
“Keep a smile on your face, it will increase your face value!”