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Wednesday, February 29, 2012

posted Mar 30, 2012, 2:39 PM by Gerald Lake

Good morning Rock Springs School.

Welcome to Wonderful Wednesday, February 29, 2012. The forecast calls for partly sunny skies, possibly becoming cloudier with a  chance of rain. The high today should be around 58.

This morning, we have some college bound roadrunners from ___________ to lead us with the pledge.

They are ...

students say their names

“Please stand...

Recite pledge



I don’t have any history facts for you today, but today is Leap Day.

 A leap day will occur in most years that are evenly divisible by 4, such as 2004, 2008, 2012 and 2016.  

Although most years of the modern calendar have 365 days, a complete revolution of the Earth around the sun takes approximately 365 days and 6 hours. Every four years, during which an extra 24 hours have accumulated, one extra day is added to keep the count coordinated with the sun's apparent position.

Science Fact

Random Biology Fact: There are more beetles than any other kind of creature in the world.

Random Chemistry Fact: An average adult body contains around 250g (1/2lb) of salt.

Random Maths Fact: If you multiply 1089 by 9 your answer will be the exact reverse: 9801. Don’t believe me? Try it!

This is the Season of Nonviolence - The Word of the Day is Contemplation
For at least three minutes, relax, breathe, and let your mind be fed by “whatsoever is good and beautiful.” Sacred scripture states, “as a man thinketh in his heart, so is he.”

This concludes today’s announcements. Thank you college bound roadrunners, and remember,

“Keep a smile on your face, it will increase your face value!”