Today is day 71 of school on this Monday, December 8, 2014. The forecast calls for partly cloudy skies and rain today with a high of about 79 degrees.
This morning I have a group of college bound Road-Runners from Mrs. Heiland's class to lead us in the pledge.
Next week we will be joined by Ms. S. Isherwood's class.
Take it in the Ear Day
On this Day in History:
On this day in 1863, President Abraham Lincoln offers his conciliatory plan for reunification of the United States with his Proclamation of Amnesty and Reconstruction.
Here’s a random Science Facts for today:
The Atlantic Ocean grows at about the same rate as your fingernails.
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 Ralph Waldo Emerson, American essayist, public philosopher and poet, "Life is not so short but that there is always time enough for courtesy."
5th grade week.
Can-Do Food Drive
The annual Rock Springs Can-Do is here! The food drive will run from December 8th-December 18th. Our goal is 1,000 cans!
Wednesday, Dec. 10th. from 5:00-7:00
On-Track is working to collect new Pajamas to help kids in need. Donate NEW pajamas in room 61.
It's time to start thinking about the Talent Show. Applications to audition will be handed out next week. If you plan to try out, practice and rehearse every day before auditions. If you want to do something with a friend, you must have time after school to practice together.
This concludes today’s announcements. Thank you college bound roadrunners, and remember,
“Keep a smile on your face, it will increase your face value!”