Today is day 123 of school on this Monday, March 7, 2016. The forecast calls for rain, with high of about 61 degrees.
This morning we have a group of college bound roadrunners from Mrs. Baier's class to lead us with the pledge.
Next week we'll be joined by Ms. S. Isherwood's class.
World Book Day
On this Day in History
Mr. Watson, come here, I need you. On this day in 1876, 29-year-old Alexander Graham Bell receives a patent for his revolutionary new invention--the telephone. "Mr. Watson, come here, I need you" were the first words to ever be spoken into a telephone.
Here’s a random Science Facts for today
Rain drops can fall at speeds of about 22 miles an hour.
Your Character Counts at Rock Springs School
The Pillar of the Week is Responsibility, our third Pillar of Character, represented by the color green. When you think about responsibility, think about being responsible for a green garden.
• Do what you are supposed to do
• Plan ahead
• Persevere: keep on trying!
• Always do your best
• Use self-control
• Be self-disciplined
• Think before you act — consider the consequences
• Be accountable for your words, actions, and attitudes
According to Aristotle, ancient Greek philosopher, "We become just by the practice of just actions, self-controlled by exercising self-control, and courageous by performing acts of courage."
4th Grade Week
5th grade teachers, please check your email about today's band schedule.
CAASPP Testing begins tomorrow for grades 3-5.
Teachers, be sure you have checked the schedule and read all of your testing related emails and directions for testing.
Students, be sure to show respect for those testing by avoiding any disruptions. Also, get a good night's sleep and eat a healthy breakfast.
This concludes today’s announcements. Thank you college bound roadrunners, and remember,
“Keep a smile on your face, it will increase your face value!"