Today is day 132 of school on this Monday, March 23, 2015. The forecast calls for sunny cloudy skies today, with high of about 79 degrees.
This morning we have a group of college bound Roadrunners from _ to lead us with the pledge.
Corn Dog Day
On this Day in History:
On this day on 1775, during a speech before the second Virginia Convention, Patrick Henry responds to the increasingly oppressive British rule over the American colonies by declaring, "I know not what course others may take, but as for me, give me liberty or give me death!" Following the signing of the American Declaration of Independence on July 4, 1776, Patrick Henry was appointed governor of Virginia by the Continental Congress.
Here’s a random Science Facts for today:
Skunks have stripped skin under their fur.
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 William Arthur Ward, American writer, "Forgiveness is a funny thing. It warms the heart and cools the sting."
5th grade week
CAASPP Testing today is Mr. Horstman, Ms. Hernandez, Ms. J. Isherwood, Mr. Plunkett, and Ms. S. Isherwood. Also testing is Mrs. Eagleton and Mrs. Baiers in the mini-labs. Be sure to rest, relax, and be ready for the test!
This concludes today’s announcements. Thank you college bound roadrunners, and remember,
“Keep a smile on your face, it will increase your face value!”