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EDUCATION NOTES

Rockdale PTO meeting, picture night Tuesday

Rockdale PTO will hold its next meeting at 6 p.m. Tuesday, Nov. 12 at the RJH commons area.

“We will have ‘family picture night’ starting at 5:30 p.m.,” club president Cheryl Blackstock said.

A raffle will be held after the meeting with prizes of a picture package and $100 Visa gift card.

RISD mandatory substitute training

A mandatory training for all new Rockdale ISD substitute teachers will be held 9-10:30 a.m. Thursday, Nov. 14 at the Rockdale ISD Conference Room.

This training will include processes for the automated substitute service system Rockdale ISD has implemented.

Indiv iduals interested in becoming substitute teachers must attend this training in order to qualify for the substitute list. Applicants must possess a high school diploma or equivalent and provide consent to a criminal background check.

Substitute applications can be picked up at the RISD Central Office prior to the training.

For additional information contact Sharon Bujnoch at the Central Office, 512-430-6000.

Thorndale PTO sets Holiday Bazaar Nov. 16

THORNDALE—Thorndale Elementary PTO will hold a Holiday Bazaar from 10 a..m to 2 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 16 at the school, according to PTO president Krystal Vickers.

“We will have vendors setting up their products to sell. There will be many game booths along with food vendors and snacks. Fun for the whole family and it is open to the public,” Vickers said.

Anyone interested in a booth or wanting more information can contact Krystal Vickers at 512-269-9292.


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