Today is day 11 of school on this Monday, August 31, 2015. The forecast calls for sunny skies, with high of about 86 degrees.
This morning we have a group of college bound Roadrunners from Mrs. Zacharias' class to lead us with the pledge.
Next week, we will be joined by Mrs. Werner's class to lead us in the pledge.
National Trail Mix Day
On this Day in History:
On this day in 1864, at the Civil War Battle of Jonesboro, Georgia, General William T. Sherman launches the attack that finally secures Atlanta, Georgia, for the Union, and seals the fate of Confederate General John Bell Hood's army, which is forced to evacuate the area.
Here’s a random Science Facts for today:
A day on the planet Mercury is twice as long as its year. Mercury rotates very slowly but revolves around the Sun in slightly less than 88 days.
Your Character Counts at Rock Springs School:
The Pillar of the Week is Trustworthiness, our first Pillar of Character, represented by the color blue. When you think about trustworthiness, think “true blue”.
According to Josh Billings (Henry Wheeler Shaw), American humorist, “As scarce as truth is, the supply has always been in excess of the demand.”
Begins on today! Testing on today will be Mrs. Andrews, Mrs. Mallinger, Ms. J. Isherwood, and Ms. S. Isherwood.
Pennies for Pets
Pennies for Pets boxes will be arriving in classrooms today. Teachers, please see your email for more information.
Don't forget that tomorrow is our day for the William's Settlement visitation. Have your rooms and materials ready.
This concludes today’s announcements. Thank you college bound roadrunners, and remember,
“Keep a smile on your face, it will increase your face value!