Today is day 137 of school on this Monday, April 13, 2015. The forecast calls for partly cloudy skies today, with high of about 87 degrees.
This morning we have a group of college bound Roadrunners from _ to lead us with the pledge.
On this Day in History:
On April 13, 1970, the now famous words, "Houston, we've had a problem here," were said when disaster strikes 200,000 miles from Earth. Oxygen tank No. 2 blows up on Apollo 13, the third manned lunar landing mission. Astronauts James A. Lovell, John L. Swigert, and Fred W. Haise had left Earth two days before for the Fra Mauro highlands of the moon but were forced to turn their attention to simply making it home alive. On April 17, with the world anxiously watching, tragedy turned to triumph as the Apollo 13 astronauts touched down safely in the Pacific Ocean.
Here’s a random Science Facts for today:
The world's termites outweigh the world's humans 10 to 1.
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.
According to Albert Einstein, Swiss-American mathematician, physicist and public philosopher, "Every kind of peaceful cooperation among men is primarily based on mutual trust and only secondarily on institutions such as courts of justice and police."
5th grade week
3rd grade will be completing the classroom portion of the their ELA testing. Be sure to rest, relax, and be ready for the test!
Leadership Meeting - Rescheduled to 4/20
This concludes today’s announcements. Thank you college bound roadrunners, and remember,
“Keep a smile on your face, it will increase your face value!”