Star Creek Ranch lists camp winners
Star Creek Ranch in Thorndale and the Sue Gove family have announced winners of the 2010 Sky Ranch Camp essay scholarship contest as follows: Devin Fisher, John Riley Schaefer, Gabby Moreno, Peyton O’Campo, Cheyanne Lanfear, Kailey Cargill, Jordyne Bigan-Leslie, Kaleb Hairston, Autumn Moon. Full Story
‘Imagining’ a trip to state
Thirteen Rockdale High School students attended the Southeast 6 Regional Destination Imagination Competition recently in The Woodlands with one of the three teams advancing to state competition, according to Art Free, RHS science teacher.
The “DIrect DIposit” (construction challenge) team placed 2nd and will be advancing to state competition April 16-17 in Carrollton. Full Story
Rockdale’s Ibarra earns trip national conference
RHS senior takes 2nd in BPA contest
A top student from Rockdale High School will be attending the Business Professionals of America (BPA) 2010 National Leadership Conference, “Shoot for Success,” in Anaheim, California on May 5–9, according to Kay Vance and Glenda Walker, BPA advisors. Full Story
Locals inducted into
TC honor society
TEMPLE–Temple College Lambda Theta Chapter of Phi Theta Kappa recently inducted 37 new members to the international honor society. Congressman John R. Carter (TX – 31) was the guest speaker for the candlelight ceremony. Full Story
St. Paul’s celebrates National Lutheran Schools Week
THORNDALE—St. Paul Lutheran School celebrated National Lutheran Schools Week from March 7-12. Students, families and faculty found various ways to focus on the theme of being servants to our families, community, world and most importantly, our Savior. The students had special “dress up days” that highlighted being service minded. Full Story
RHS scholarship forms due
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
TOP TEACHER–Students at Rockdale High School have chosen to honor English teacher Karen Muston (center) as Teacher of the Month for the month of February. Full Story
GOOD STUFF, GRANNY
GOOD STUFF, GRANNY Texas Public Schools Week wrapped up Friday in the Rockdale ISD, beginning with the popular Grandparents Breakfasts in the elementary and intermediate lunchrooms. Full Story
HONORS BREAKFAST The “every six weeks” honor roll breakfast at Rockdale High School was held as part of Texas Public Schools Week events Friday in the RHS cafeteria. Full Story
BACK FROM SPRING BREAK — SCHOOL MENUS
Elementary and Intermediate Breakfast
Cereal, juice, fruit, toast, jelly and milk offered daily.
Monday—Pancakes with syrup. Tuesday—Breakfast burrito. Wednesday—Breakfast pizza.
Thursday—Biscuit and sausage.
Friday—Pancake on a stick. Elementary and Intermediate Lunch
Milk offered daily. Full Story