Art by LaDontice Coats a freshman at Rockdale High School. Full Story
Rockdale High School’s Big Blue Band received straight Division I (superior) ratings in both concert and sightreading at the Region 26/18 contests held April 13 at Caldwell High School, directo Full Story
Another new assessment again?
Over the past couple of weeks the information in this article has focused on preparing students and educators for a 21st century education. Educating students with 21st century learning skills requires a change in the way we deliver instruction. Why should Rockdale ISD change how instruction is delivered? We don’t change for the sake of change, but we change out of necessity. Full Story
NASA engineer visits RHS classroom
NASA engineer Joel Henry (right) visited the Rockdale High School on Friday. He is a NASA Guidance, Navigation and Control engineer and visited Jason Williams’ physics classes.
Henry conducted a series of presentations and discussed the importance of studying math and science and opportunities for exciting careers in those fields. Full Story
RHS scholarship deadlines
Deadlines for many scholarships available for Rockdale High School students are looming, some as soon as this week.
Kathie Bowermon, counselor, listed scholarships, qualifications and deadlines as follows:
• Alma Regenbrecht Scholarship, RHS graduate attending a four-year university, May 4.
• Alpha Tau Delta, general, May 20. Full Story
RJH 6th grade band
Rockdale Junior High band will be placing incoming sixth graders on instruments for the 2011-12 school year in the coming weeks, assistant director of bands Lance Walker said.
Tryouts will be held at the RJH band hall from 4- 7 p.m. May 2-5.
May 2–last name A-D.
May 3-last name E-K. Full Story
Pre K, Kindergarten round up set at RISD
Pre-K and Kindergarten registration and round up at Rockdale Elementary School will be from 4- 6 p.m. Monday, April 25 in the school cafeteria, principal Robin Faulkner announced. RES will be expanding the Pre-K program for the 2011-12 school year. Students will go from half a day to a full day schedule. Full Story
Milano Junior High
5th Six Weeks All-A
Sixth grade— Bailey Baggerly, Cashlynne Blake, Kaitlyn Bradshaw, Naomi Graham, Madison Westbrook.
Seventh grade— Christian Grimes.
Eighth grade—Travis Gage, Halle McManess, Sabian Pugh, Casey Willard.
5th Six Weeks A- B Full Story
RJH recycling program
Rockdale Junior High students have began the “Recycle for Generations” program at the school, according to teacher Rebecca Geletka.
“We are accepting empty inkjet cartridges, laser cartridges and old cell phones Full Story
It was a night to remember Saturday at the Patterson Civic Center as Rockdale High School students danced the night away in the annual RHS Prom. Full Story
Cereal, toast, breakfast bar and milk offered daily.
Monday—Sausage, egg and cheese biscuit.
Tuesday— Cinnamon roll.
Thursday— Ham and scrambled eggs.
Friday— Pancakes, syrup.
Junior High Breakfast Full Story