Breakthrough with ‘15 percent rule’
A fewweeksagoIwrote about the end of course exams including the “15 percent rule” for end of course exams. Nothing has officially changed as far as the rule, but there was a breakthrough this past Monday evening from the Senators that authored the bill regarding this school year. Full Story
SECOND-GRADE ATTENDANCE WINNERS
SECOND- GRADE ATTENDANCE WINNERS— Here are the secondgrade Taytum Young, Seth Davis; third row, (L-R) Jacob Biehle, Zoye Larison, attendance winners for the first semester of the 2011-12 Andrew Full Story
RHS Financial Aid meeting Wednesday
Rockdale High School will host a FAFSA and TASFA assistance meeting for RHS seniors and parents at 6 p.m. Wednesday, Feb. 15 in the RHS library, counselor Dorothy Wright announced.
Information will also be provided in Spanish. Presented by Texas A&M financial aide advisor Roy Lopez. Full Story
SCHOLAR AWARD—Andrew Kocian (left), son of Larry and Cherie Kocian of Rockdale, was the recipient of the Superintendent’s Scholar Award at Legacy Early College High School in Taylor. Full Story
RHS STUDENT OF THE WEEK
Rockdale High School teachers have selected sophomore, Blake Hartman to be student of the week. Blake Hartman was nominated by RHS teacher Art Free, who believes he is one of the most responsible students on campus. Blake is involved in agricultural welding and wants to play football next year. Full Story
ROCKDALE Elementary and Intermediate Breakfast
Fruit, cereal and milk offered daily.
Tuesday—Pancakes, sausage patty.
Wednesday— Sausage and cheese biscuit.
Thursday—Egg and sausage burrito.
Friday—Cherry yogurt parfait. Junior High Breakfast
Fruit, cereal and milk offered daily. Full Story
Scholarship deadlines nearing
Deadlines for many scholarships available for RHS students are looming, according to Dorothy Wright, counselor. Scholarships, qualifications and deadlines as follows:
• Abbott & Fenner Buisness, business major, June 15. Full Story