RISD employees to get $917 on top of base pay
Rockdale ISD trustees, meeting Tuesday in special session in the Central Administration Building, decided to add $917.60 to 2011-2012 compensation for full-time school district employees.
The move does not apply to Supt. Dr. Howell Wright.
Last week, citing budget concerns, the district froze pay, suspended the teacher salary schedule and merit pay plans. Full Story
Art by Marcos Rubio, a 2010-11 fifth-grader at Rockdale Intermediate School. Full Story
Smooth first day back
Rockdale ISD is of f to a smooth start for the 2011- 12 school year. Our first day enrollment was a little lower than we anticipated. We began the new school year with 1571 students, 89 students less than last year. Otherwise the first day of school went very well at each campus around the district. Full Story
A ‘DESERT’ NO MORE—
Elementary students who headed to the campus gym on Monday during the first day of classes found something no gym patron has encountered during the building’s first 75 years in existence, air c Full Story
Hopson gets doctorate at Covenant Bible College
TALLAHASSEE—Rhonda Gail Hopson received her doctorate of philosophy in theology from Covenant Bible C ol lege and Seminary on July 31. The daughter of the late Denolis Vivian Cook, she graduated Summa Cum Laude. Full Story
Breakfast (all campuses)
Cereal, toast, breakfast bar, jelly and milk offered daily.
Monday— Scrambled eg gs with cheese.
Tuesday— Pancakes, turkey sausage patty, syrup.
Wednesday—Sausage and cheese biscuit.
Thursday— Egg and cheese burrito.
Friday—Denver scrambled egg. Full Story