Sky Ranch scholarships available for area youth
THORNDALE— Once again Star Creek Ranch in Thorndale, owned by the Sue Gove family, is offering 30 scholarships for Sky Ranch in Van.
“This is a non-denominational Christian camp that teaches leadership skills along with helping children to cope with everyday challenges,” said Richard Schneider, spokesman. Full Story
Cereal, toast, breakfast bar, jelly and milk offered daily.
Wednesday— Pancakes, turkey sausage patty.
Thursday—Egg and cheese burrito, salsa.
Friday— Banana muffin, vanilla yogurt.
Junior High Breakfast Full Story
BIKE WINNERS—Four lucky students at Milano Elementary School received new bicycles last week as the Milano PATCH Club’s honor roll bike giveaway. Full Story
TAKS exit level test for out-of-school examinees
Rockdale High School w ill offer the TAKS Exit Level Exams in March for out-of-school (OOS) examinees, district testing coordinator Lynnette Guerra announced.
Tests dates are March 5 (social studies), March 7 (ELA), March 8 (mat h) a nd Ma rch 9 ( science). Full Story
Avoid the senior slump
Now that college applications are wrapping up, the holidays are approaching, the school year is nearing the half-way point and financial aid deadlines are near, you may soon find you have a somewhat apathetic senior. Seniors have worked hard to make it to this point of the year, and the temptation will be to take it easy. Don’t let your teen give in to senior slump. Full Story