Today is Monday, October 7, 2013. The forecast calls for mostly sunny skies with a high of about 83 degrees.
This morning I have a group of college bound Roadrunners from Mrs. McWilliam's Class.
Next week, Mr. Hernandez's class will be leading up in the pledge.
RSU wishes Mrs. Weidemann and Mr. Plunkett a Happy Birthday!
You Matter To Me Day!
On this day in 1816, a steamboat with a design that will soon prove ideal for western rivers arrives at the docks in New Orleans. The Washington was the work of a shipbuilder named Henry M. Shreve and had all the features that would soon come to characterize the classic Mississippi riverboat: a two-story deck, a stern-mounted paddle wheel powered by a high-pressure steam engine, a shallow, flat-bottomed hull, and a pilothouse framed by two tall chimneys
Humans share 60% of DNA with a banana.
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.
• Do your share to make your school and community better
• Get involved in community affairs
• Stay informed; vote
• Be a good neighbor
• Obey laws and rules
• Respect authority
• Protect the environment
According to Mohandas Gandhi, Indian nonviolent civil rights leader, "The best way to find yourself is to lose yourself in the service of others."
This concludes today’s announcements. Thank you college bound roadrunners, and remember,
“Keep a smile on your face, it will increase your face value!”