Scholarship deadlines approaching at RHS
Deadlines for many scholarships available for Rockdale High School students are looming, some as soon as next month.
Kathie Bowermon, counselor, listed scholarships, qualifications and deadlines as follows:
• Angelo State University Carr ROTC Scholarship, participation in the ROTC program at Angelo State, May 1. Full Story
T’dale FCCLA group wins STAR awards
GALVESTON–Fifteen Thorndale High School students participated in the Region IV FCCLA meeting in Galveston on March 5-6, according to advisor Evelyn Hodges. Twelve of these students participated in six STAR (Students Taking Action for Recognition) events. Full Story
makes SHSU Dean’s
HUNTSVILLE–Jaime David, of Rockdale, has been named to the Dean’s List at Sam Houston State University for the Fall 2009 semester.
She is the daughter of Dwayne and Kelly David.
THS art students make
state VASE contest
‘ART FROM HER HEART’
‘ART FROM HER HEART’ Tejas Fest actually began a day early for several authors. Full Story
Thorndale band students harvest awards
On Saturday, Feb. 20, members of the Thorndale High School Band participated in the UIL Solo and Ensemble contest held on the campus of Elgin High School. Sixteen students participated and brought home a total of 27 first division awards. Full Story
Rockdale High School
4th Six Weeks A-B
Freshmen—Breann Breithaupt, Emily Brinkley, Ethan Brinkley, William Dean, Kaley Dodd, Grant Galbreath, Shelia Jones, Sierra Mendez, Nicholas Pelzel, Erika Rivera, Laura Starr, Lisa Vest, Caroline Wilde. Full Story
SUPER STAFF–Rockdale High School students have chosen school nurse Jean Weed (center) as “Super Staff of the Month” for February. Full Story
RHS STUDENT OF THE WEEK
This week’s student of the week is senior Waylon Boyd. The son of Ed and Susan Boyd, he was nominated by math teacher Donna Scruggs, who believes that he is one of the most spirited students on campus. Boyd is a member of Fellowship of Christian Athletes and the RHS golf team. Full Story