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EDUCATION NOTES

RES Pre-K, Kinder registration Thursday

Registration for Pre-Kinderga r ten a nd K inderga r ten at Rockdale Elementar y School for the 2013-14 school year has been set for Thursday, April 11.

The event will run from 3:30 to 6 p.m.

Parents are asked to bring copies of the following: official birth certificate, social security c a rd, immuni zat ion record, proof of residency, parent’s driver license and proof of income (Pre-K parents only).

Kindergarten child must be five on or before Sept. 1, 2013. Pre-K child must be four on or before Sept. 1, 2013.

For more information, contact the elementary school at 430-6030.

RISD iTigers to host self defense classes

Rockdale ISD iTigers program will sponsor a three week self defense class for adults of the community, RHS ACE coordinator Denice Doss announced.

The class will be held at 7 p.m. April 8, 15, and 22 at the elementary gym.

The class is free to the public but you must sign up for there are limited spaces. Martial arts instructor Cindy Key will be teaching the class.

To sign up call Susan Boyd at 430-6226, Valarie Willingham at 430- 6144, Sandi Wynn at 430- 6072 or Denice Doss at 430-6013.

Project Grad schedule barbecue chicken dinner

Rockdale Project Graduation will hold a barbecue chicken dinner fund-raiser on Sunday, April 21 at Rockdale KC Hall, according to Debbie Brinkley, spokesperson.

Serving will be from 11 a.m. until 1 p.m., dine in or carry out. Desserts will also be available. Tickets are $8 per plate and are on sale now from any Rockdale Project Graduation Senior.

For more information, call Brinkley at 512-446-5884.

Little River Healthcare to offer scholarships

Little River Healthcare Systems is taking applications for five $5,000 scholarships to a student or returning student in the healthcare field. Deadline to apply is April 30.

Scholarship applications are available by calling Little River Healthcare administration office at 512-446-4502 from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Friday.

Applications are available for high school graduates from their student advisors.


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