Art by Amy Pruett, a sophomore at Rockdale High School. Full Story
A year of first for new RHS PASS teacher Kaufmannn
Life is full of firsts for Kristy Kaufmann this year, from her first child to her first teaching job as she has joined the staff of Rockdale High School as the PASS teach- er. PASSis an acronym for “Positive Approach to S t udent S uccess.”
Her job focuses on helping students with extreme challenges overcome their obstacles to become successful in the classroom. Full Story
RES second graders compete in American Math Challenge
Twenty-three Rockdale Elementary School second graders took part in the American Math Challenge recently, math specialist Karen Laughlin said.
The American Math Challenge invites students to join in online, real-time mathematics competitions. During the showdown, thousands of students power themselves towards personal best in Mathletics Live and Curriculum, Laughlin said. Full Story
‘Super’ book fair set at RES Dec. 6-10
It’s a bird, it’s a plane, its... Super Book Fair. That’s right, it’s book fair time again.
Rockdale Elementary School will hold its book fair 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. Dec. 6-10 at the school’s library, according to Sherilyn Johnson, elementary school librarian. Full Story
Breakfast (all campuses)
Cereal, toast, breakfast bar, jelly and milk offered daily.
Monday—Egg and sausage muffin. Tuesday—“Big Bite.” Wednesday—Scrambled eggs.
Thursday—Egg and cheese burrito.
Friday—Cinnamon raisin bagel with cream cheese.
Elementary and Intermediate Lunch Full Story
Big Blue band boosters
Rockdale Band Boosters will hold a bake sale on Saturday, Dec. 4 in the parking lot at Antique Queens during Market Days and the Christmas parade, spokesperson Monette Schweitzer said. Full Story