Today is Friday, October 11, 2013. The forecast calls for mostly skies with a high of about 73 degrees.
This morning I have a group of college bound Roadrunners from Mrs. McWilliam's Class.
Next week, Mr. Hernandez's class will be leading up in the pledge.
International Day of The Girl!
On this day in in 1968, Apollo 7, the first manned Apollo mission, is launched and conducted an 11-day orbit of Earth, during which the crew transmitted the first live television broadcasts from orbit. Also on this day in 1975, Saturday Night Live made its debut on NBC. I'm Chevy Chase, and you're not.
The human eye blinks an average of 4,200,000 times each year.
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."
This concludes today’s announcements. Thank you college bound roadrunners, and remember,
“Keep a smile on your face, it will increase your face value!”