Under the pressure of $5.3 billion in statewide public education budget cuts, Texas school districts are again over- crowding classrooms and eliminating teachers. This next school year (2012-2013) is the second year of financial cuts to Texas school districts and as you have been previously informed, Rockdale ISD is not immune to these cuts. Full Story
RES Pre-K, Kinder registration set April 17
Registration for Pre- Kindergarten and Kindergarten at Rockdale Elementary School for the 2012- 13 school year has been set for Tuesday, April 17.
The event will run from 3:30 to 6 p.m in the school cafeteria. For more information, contact the elementary school at 430- 6030. Full Story
Cereal, toast, breakfast bar, jelly and milk offered daily.
Monday— French toast sticks.
Tuesday— Egg and cheese biscuit.
Wednesday— Scrambled egg with cheese.
Thursday— Cinnamon roll.
Friday—Egg, ham and cheese taco.
Elementary and Intermediate Lunch Full Story
Updated RHS scholarship list
RHS counselor Kathie Bowerman released this updated list of scholarships and deadlines for Rockdale High School students. This information is also available online at www.rockdaleisd.net.
• Accounting Careers for Dummies, accounting major, May 31.
• Alma Regenbrecht Scholarship, general, May 4.
• Alpha Tau Delta, general, May 4. Full Story
Gause ISD students raise $1,639 for March of Dimes
GAUSE— Students at Gause ISD raised $1,639.01 in honor of Layne McAtee for the March of Dimes Research during a April 2 fund-raiser. Full Story