Today is day 29 of school on this Monday, September 29, 2014. The forecast calls for mostly sunny skies today with a high of about 81 degrees.
This morning I have a group of college bound Road-Runners from Ms. Peters class to lead us in the pledge.
Next week we will be joined by Mr. Hernandez's class.
National Coffee Day
On this Day in History:
On this day in 1988, Stacy Allison of Portland, Oregon, becomes the first American woman to reach the summit of Mount Everest, which at 29,035 feet above sea level is the highest point on earth. Allison, a member of the Northwest American Everest Expedition, climbed the Himalayan peak using the southeast ridge route.
Here’s a random Science Facts for today:
Women blink nearly twice as much as men.
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 John Wesley, evangelist and founder of Methodism, "Do all the good you can, By all the means you can, In all the ways you can, In all the places you can, At all the times you can, To all the people you can, As long as you ever can."
This concludes today’s announcements. Thank you college bound roadrunners, and remember,
“Keep a smile on your face, it will increase your face value!”