RISD adds alert notification system for parental outreach
Calls, texts, emails now sent for absences, events
Parents or guardians of Rockda le ISD students can now receive phones calls, text messages or emails on emergency issues, absences or school events with the district’s new alert notification program. Full Story
Milano, Gause take top honors at OAP contest
TEMPLE–Local junior high school’s from Milano and Gause took the top honors at the District 29-A South Zone One-Act Play contest held at Temple College on Jan. 6.
Milano’s “Dearly Departed” took first place, while Gause’s “A Game” was awarded second. Both schools also earned a number of acting awards. Full Story
New career, tech classes to be offered
The State Board of Education recently gave final approval to new curriculum standards for about 190 Career and Technical Education (CTE) courses, some of which will be offered to students at Rockdale ISD beginning in the 2010-11 school year, according to Penny Curry, the district’s assistant superintendent for curriculum and instruction. Full Story
RHS STUDENT OF THE WEEK
This week’s RHS Student of the week is freshman Caroline Wilde. The daughter of Doug and LeAnn Wilde, she was nominated by RHS teacher Cindy Saegert, who believes that she is one of the most responsible students on campus. Wilde is an active member of RHS student council and also enjoys home design. Full Story
RHS honor roll
breakfast set Friday
The Rockdale Parent-Teacher Organization (PTO) and the RHS National Honor Society will host an Honor Roll Breakfast, according to NHS sponsor Deborah Dean. Full Story
Rockdale Junior High
3rd Six Weeks A-B
Sixth grade — Rebecca Baldras, Nicholas Beason, Ashton Betchan, Bradley Breithaupt, Jordyn Brinkman, Zachary Brooks, Christian Carrasco, Hannah Clark, Chlo’e Contreras, Rodrigo Costilla, Geritt Davenport, James Debault. Full Story
ROCKDALE Elementary and Intermediate Breakfast
Cereal, juice, fruit, toast, jelly and milk offered daily.
Monday—Holiday. Tuesday—Breakfast burrito. Wednesday—Breakfast pizza.
Thursday—Biscuits and sausage.
Friday—Pancake on a stick. Elementary and Intermediate Lunch
Milk offered daily. Full Story