CAREER DAY Livestock rancher Kevin Eschberger talks his trade with Rockdale Junior High students at the recent Career Awareness Day. Counselor Angela White said Eschberger and 35 other local industries and independent business people were represented, spending half a day talking with students about their careers. Full Story
St. Paul sending 11 to state academic meet
GIDDINGS—Eleven students from St. Paul Lutheran School in Thorndale are headed to state academic contest, according to Kristi Fischer, the school’s PSIA coordinator.
PSIA (Private Schools Interscholastic Association) is an academic competition for private and home schools. St. Paul has competed in PSIA for many years. Full Story
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
Brazos AHEC to host annual health careers summer camp
The Brazos Area Health Education Center (AHEC) will host a Health Careers Summer Camp, Monday, June 7 through Thursday, June 10 at Baylor University in Waco.
Through field trips, exposure to hands-on activities and interaction with healthcare professionals, students will learn about exciting careers in the field of healthcare as well as health career preparation programs. Full Story
HIGH FIVE STUDENTS—
HIGH FIVE STUDENTS—Rockdale Elementary proudly presents their High-Five students for the fourth six-week period. Full Story
Jones makes Texas
State Dean’s list
SAN MARCOS–Miranda Jones was named to the Dean’s List at Texas State University for the Fall 2009 semester. Jones compiled a 3.80 GPA to receive the honor. Full Story
ROCKDALE Elementary and Intermediate Breakfast
Cereal, juice, fruit, toast, jelly and milk offered daily.
Monday—Glazed donuts. Tuesday—Oatmeal, toast.
Elementary and Intermediate Lunch Full Story