Elementary’s ‘Polar Express’
This time of year can be very exciting for all ages at Rockdale ISD, but it has to be the most exciting for our Rockdale Elementary students with all of the new things they experience for the first time. This week the Rockdale Elementary has the spotlight and Principal Sandee Calame would like to share information about a very special event on her campus. Full Story
RJH students place at UIL academic meet
Junior high students from Rockdale competed in the District 18-3A UIL academic contests on Dec. 3 where participants from Rockdale, Caldwell, Madisonville and Navasota gathered at Caldwell Junior High for the events.
Winners from Rockdale ISD are listed as follows:
Art—1. Angel Leigh Hollan, 2. Marina Costilla, 3. Vannesa Reyes. Full Story
YULE TIDE TUNES—
Rockdale ISD’s band department put on its annual Christmas concert on Dec. 10 at the RHS Auditorium. The night included performances from all the department’s bands. Above, the RHS Big Blue Band was a crowd favorite. At left, some musicians even decorated their instruments to get in the Christmas spirit. Full Story
Joy, peace, contentment
I t is hard to believe we are at the end of the fall semester. I t seems l ike just yesterday it was August and our students were in the midst of volleyball, football and cross country practices and teachers were preparing for the upcoming school year. N ow, our s tudents are currently in the process of taking final exams and our teachers are busy grading exams, projects, etc. Full Story
Wimberley to graduate from Texas State Univ.
SAN MARCOS—Kindra Wimberley is graduating with honors from Texas State University on Saturday, Dec. 14 with a bachelor’s degree in elementary education.
She plans to teach in an upper elementary classroom. Full Story