Big Blue Band raising funds for Disneyland
The Big Blue Band from Tigerland is planning a trip to Disneyworld on June 4, 2012. The trip to Orlando, Florida will be for five days with three days spent in the park. The band will perform on one of the Disney stages.
“ The band will hold several fundraisers to help with the expenses,” according to Adrian Acevedo, RHS band director. Full Story
‘LIBERTY DAY’—Fifth graders at Rockdale Intermediate School joined others from across the nation in doing the Constitution Day curriculum, also known as Liberty Day. Full Story
RISD to participate in ‘Rachel’s Challenge’
This past June, in one of my weekly articles I introduced Rachel’s Challenge as an inspiring program for students and adults. On Wednesday, Oct. 5 Rockdale ISD will bring the Rachel’s Challenge program to our school district. The program is based on the premises of Rachel Scott, the first student killed in the Columbine High School tragedy in 1999. Full Story
Rockdale PTO sets fall festival for October 7th
The Rockdale Parent-Teacher Organization (PTO) has set its annual fall festival for Friday, Oct. 7, spokesperson Michelle Barcak announced.
The festival will be held from 5-8 p.m. at Rockdale Intermediate School. Full Story
HELPING HANDS—Members of Milano High School’s National Honor Society and the student council organized a clothing and food drive to help the victims of recent wildfires in Texas. Full Story
‘Bleacher Creatures’ wanted
Be a part of Tiger Football on Friday nights by running onto the field with the Tigers as a “Bleacher Creature.” Spokesperson Rebecca King said the program fee is $15 and will include a T-shirt and admission into Tiger football games. Students must be accompanied into the game by a parent/guardian.. Full Story
Cereal, toast, breakfast bar, jelly and milk offered daily.
Monday— French toast, turkey sausage patty, syrup.
Tuesday— Scrambled egg with cheese, biscuit.
Wednesday— Banana muf fin, strawberry yogurt.
Thursday—Egg and sausage burrito, salsa. Full Story