Scholarships, awards total $486,778 at RHS
Rockdale High School graduating seniors netted $486,778 in scholarships and awards at the annual Awards Assembly, held Thursday in the high school auditorium.
Five scholarships were valued at more than $30,000 and University of Texas-bound salutatorian Corolyn Holub received a Terry Foundation scholarship valued at $72,000. Full Story
RJH to promote 125 in Thursday ceremony
Speeches by valedictorian Melanie Ibarra-Herrera and salutatorian Dakota “Cody” Mynar will highlight promotion exercises for Rockdale Junior-High School’s Class of 2010, set for 10 a.m. Thursday in the junior-high gymnasium, according to Principal April Eschberger. Full Story
Milano scholarships total over $99,000
MILANO–Milano High School graduates were awarded $99,156 in scholarships and awards at commencement ceremonies held at Pruitt Field on Friday night.
The 42-member Class of 2010 heard speeches from valedictorian Sarah Ferrara and salutatorian Joshua Hornby and were presented their diplomas by board trustee president Margaret Plentl. Full Story
MANN RETIRES–On Sunday, May 23, the families of St. Full Story
Herrera recognized by
The United States Achievement Academy announced this week that Amauri Herrera from Rockdale has been recognized as a student of excellence in English and mathematics. The Academy recognizes fewer than 10 percent of all American high school students. Full Story
PENNIES FOR PATIENTS
Students from Thorndale Elementary School collected $1,229.72 in the Pennies for Patients campaign to be donated to the Leukemia and Lymphoma Society. Pictured are winning classrooms who had the highest collections, Niemtschk’s fourth grade class and Butts’ Kindergarten class. Full Story