Today is day 92 of school on this Thursday, January 22, 2015. The forecast calls for partly cloudy to sunny skies with a high of about 72 degrees.
This morning I have a group of college bound Road-Runners from Ms. Riley's class to lead us in the pledge.
Next week we will be joined by Mrs. Zacharias' class.
Answer Your Cat's Questions Day
On this Day in History:
On this day in 1840, Under the leadership of British statesman Edward G. Wakefield, the first British colonists to New Zealand arrive at Port Nicholson on Auckland Island to establish the first European settlement.
Here’s a random Science Facts for today:
Certain sharks walk on their fins underwater.
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.
Ethical people show responsibility by being accountable. An accountable person is not a victim and doesn't shift blame or claim credit for the work of others. He considers the likely consequences of his behavior and associations. He recognizes the common complicity in the triumph of evil when nothing is done to stop it. He leads by example.
According to Helen Keller, American social activist, public speaker and author, "I long to accomplish some great and noble task, but it is my chief duty to accomplish small tasks as if they were great and noble."
Classes testing today are Ms. Reynoso,, and Mr.Plunkett. Be sure to remember to take your time, read the questions thoroughly, and do your best.
5th grade week
Grade-Level Collaborations this today
School Site Council Meeting next Wednesday
This concludes today’s announcements. Thank you college bound roadrunners, and remember,
“Keep a smile on your face, it will increase your face value!”