Today is day 84 of school on this Thursday, January 7, 2016. The forecast calls for mostly sunny skies and a strong chance for rain, with high of about 57 degrees.
This morning we have a group of college bound roadrunners from Mrs. Riley's class to lead us with the pledge.
Next week we'll be joined by J. Isherwood's class.
I'm Not Going To Take It Anymore Day
On this Day in History:
On this day in 1789, America's first presidential election is held. Voters cast ballots to choose state electors; only white men who owned property were allowed to vote. As expected, George Washington won the election and was sworn into office on April 30, 1789.
Here’s a random Science Facts for today:
If you fully stretch your arms out, the fingertip to fingertip length is almost exactly your body height.
Your Character Counts at Rock Springs School:
The Pillar of the Week is Trustworthiness, our first Pillar of Character, represented by the color blue. When you think about trustworthiness, think “true blue”.
Reliability and loyalty are qualities of a trustworthy person. A trustworthy person is loyal to their family, friends, and beliefs. They can also be relied upon to keep their promises.
According to Vaclav Havel, Czech poet and political activist, first president of post-Communist Republic, "Lying can never save us from another lie."
Applications due: Wed. 1/13
Auditions: Friday 1/15
Show: Feb. 4
This week is 4th grade week in the library.
This concludes today’s announcements. Thank you college bound roadrunners, and remember,
“Keep a smile on your face, it will increase your face value!"