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EDUCATION NOTES

Golden Girl boosters set Monday meeting

The RHS Golden Girls booster club will hold its next meeting at 7 p.m. Monday, Dec. 12 in the high school library, spokesperson Melissa Reynosa announced.

Also, the Golden Girls announced Charolett Wright was the winner of the group’s iPad 2 raffle. They appreciate all who supported the fund-raiser, Reynosa said. Haley Wright sold the winning ticket.

RHS iTigers to stage Christmas play Dec. 14

Rockdale High School’s iTigers Afterschool Program will present “Twas the Fright Before Christmas” at 4 p.m. Wednesday, Dec. 14 at the RHS auditorium, drama director Kristy Kaufmann has announced.

Admission will be free and the play is suitable for all ages, she said.

GED classes in Rockdale on hold until Jan. 9

According to Shirley Jensen, GED coordinator, all GED classes have been cancelled for the month of December.

The last class to be held before Christmas holidays at Rockdale Junior High will be on Tuesday, Nov. 29. Classes will resume on Monday, Jan. 9.

Rockdale PTO Santa Shop coming to town

The Santa Shop will soon be coming to the Intermediate and Elementary Campus in December, Rockdale PTO spokesperson Melissa Reynosa announced.

“This is a way for our students to shop for their loved ones during the holidays. The shop will be set up at the Elementary for two days and the Intermediate for two days,” Reynosa said. “We will be needing as much help as possible from our parents. Please contact the PTO if you would love to volunteer. This is again a great fund-raiser and benefits all who have students at these campuses.”

Contact the group at rockdalepto@gmail.com, attention: Santa Shop.

2011-12 yearbooks on sale for spring delivery

RISD yearbooks are now on sale. The book will have a spring delivery date (on or before May 21), which makes it possible for students to have their friends and classmates sign their books before classes dismiss for summer.

With a spring delivery, the yearbook pages for prom, graduation, valedictorian /salutatorian, honor graduates, 8th grade promotion, and 8th grade dance will be printed as a supplement.

The supplement will have an adhesive strip that will easily insert into the back of the yearbook. These pages will have an early summer delivery date.

High school yearbook prices are $45 if purchased before Jan. 1 and $55 if purchased after Jan. 1.

Parents, it is not too late to get your senior brag ads.

Box tops for big bucks

Rockdale PTO is currently collecting “Box Tops for Education” at the elementary, intermediate and junior high campuses.

Milano Elementary’s PATCH Club is also collecting box tops.

Simply clip the box tops from participating products and send them to each campus. Each box top earns 10 cents and that money will stay at the campus the box tops are sent to.

For more information on ways to earn box tops rewards for your local schools visit www.btfe.com.


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