Today is day 66 of school on this Monday, December 1, 2014. The forecast calls for partly cloudy skies today with a high of about 75 degrees.
This morning I have a group of college bound Road-Runners from Mrs. Boyne's classes to lead us in the pledge.
Next week we will be joined by Mrs. Heiland's class.
Mrs. Jones - last Friday
Mrs. Riley - yesterday
Rosa Parks Day
On this Day in History:
On this day in 1955, In Montgomery, Alabama, Rosa Parks is jailed for refusing to give up her seat on a public bus to a white man, a violation of the city's racial segregation laws. The successful Montgomery Bus Boycott, organized by a young Baptist minister named Martin Luther King, Jr., followed Park's historic act of civil disobedience.
Here’s a random Science Facts for today:
Chimpanzees are the only animals that can recognize themselves in a mirror.
Your Character Counts at Rock Springs School:
The Pillar of the Week is Caring, our fifth Pillar of Character, represented by the color red. When you think about caring, think of a red heart.
According to Aesop, Greek fabulist, "No act of kindness, no matter how small, is ever wasted."
Can-Do Food Drive
The annual Rock Springs Can-Do food drive is coming. The food drive will run from December 8th-December 18th. Our goal is 1,000 cans!
iPods will be returned to you by tomorrow. I am updating today.
Leadership meeting has been rescheduled for Wednesday.
This concludes today’s announcements. Thank you college bound roadrunners, and remember,
“Keep a smile on your face, it will increase your face value!”