Today is day 64 of school on this Thursday, November 20, 2014. The forecast calls for sunny skies today with a high of about 71 degrees.
This morning I have a group of college bound Road-Runners from Mr. Horstman's classes to lead us in the pledge.
Next week we will be joined by Mrs. Boyne classes.
National Peanut Butter Fudge Day
On this Day in History:
On this day in 1789, New Jersey ratifies the Bill of Rights, becoming the first state to do so. New Jersey's action was a first step toward making the first 10 amendments to the Constitution law and completing the revolutionary reforms begun by the Declaration of Independence.
Here’s a random Science Facts for today:
The Stegosaurus dinosaur measured up to 30 ft long but had a brain the size of a walnut.
Your Character Counts at Rock Springs School:
The Pillar of the Week is Fairness, our fourth Pillar of Character, represented by the color orange. When you think about fairness, think of dividing an orange into equal sections to share fairly with friends.
Fair people are impartial. They make decisions without favoritism or prejudice. They also honor equity. They correct mistakes, promptly and voluntarily and realize it is improper to take advantage of the weakness or ignorance of others.
According to Bill Clinton, 42nd U.S. president, "In our hearts and in our laws, we must treat all our people with fairness and dignity, regardless of their race, religion, or gender.
Can-Do Food Drive
The annual Rock Springs Can-Do food drive is coming. The food drive will run from December 8th-December 18th. Our goal is 1,000 cans!
This concludes today’s announcements. Thank you college bound roadrunners, and remember,
“Keep a smile on your face, it will increase your face value!”