Today is day 40 of school on this Tuesday, October 14, 2014. The forecast calls for mostly sunny skies today with a high of about 78 degrees.
This morning I have a group of college bound Road-Runners from Mrs. Goulart's class to lead us in the pledge.
Next week we will be joined by Ms. J. Isherwood's class.
National Dessert Day
On this Day in History:
On this day in 1947, U.S. Air Force Captain Chuck Yeager becomes the first person to fly faster than the speed of sound.
Also on this day in 1890, future President Dwight D. Eisenhower is born near Abilene, Texas.
Here’s a random Science Facts for today:
Humans share 60% of DNA with a banana.
Your Character Counts at Rock Springs School:
It's Pillars of Character Week at RSU!
This week's challenge is to select a Pillar that you want to improve yourself with and write up a contract. Have you selected that Pillar yet?
Today, make it a goal to do at least two things toward that goal.
According to an unknown author, "Watch your thoughts, for they become words. Watch your words, for they become actions. Watch your actions, for they become habits. Watch your habits, for they become character. Watch your character, for it becomes your destiny."
MAP Testing continues today with Mrs. Zacharias and Mrs. Riley.
It's Parent Conference week. Students, there will not be any school this Thursday and Friday as your teachers will be meeting with your parents.
If you have any overdue books, please get them turned back in to the library. We have many other student that would like to enjoy them.
This concludes today’s announcements. Thank you college bound roadrunners, and remember,
“Keep a smile on your face, it will increase your face value!”