RIS ‘jump ropes’ for heart
Rockdale Intermediate School has historically done a tremendous job with their annual Jump Rope for Heart program, and this year they have gone above and beyond. Here to tell you about this impressive program on the RIS campus is principal Kathy Pelzel. Full Story
The Rockdale High School Big Blue Band participated in the UIL Band Region 18/26 Concert and Sightreading Contest on April 15 in Caldwell. RISD director of bands Adrian Acevedo said the band had a great performance on stage and was awarded Superior (Division 1) ratings from the judges. Full Story
Thorndale High School
5th Six Weeks All-A
Sophomores— Emily Drumm, Savannah Garcia, Chase Kiesling, Heather Remmert, Jordan Schramm.
Juniors—Dillon Bankston, Ethan Biar, Jacob Biar, Emily Churchman, Madison Jones. Full Story
Rockdale band to hold mattress sale Saturday
Members of the Rockdale High School Big Blue Band will hold their first ever mattress fundraiser on Saturday April 26 at RHS. Proceeds go right back to the band. The sale will run from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Full Story
RHS scholarship deadlines
Here’s an updated list of scholarships and deadlines for Rockdale High School students. This information is available from counselor Kelly Windham at her office or online at www.rockdaleisd.net.
Deadlines are as follows:
• Alpha Tau Delta, general, May 2.
• American Legion Carlyle Post 358, family member in American Legion, May 1. Full Story
Milk, fruit and cereal served daily.
Monday—Blueberry Snack’n Waffles.
Tuesday—Banana muffin, yogurt.
Wednesday—Oat ’n Honey Granola Bar.
Thursday—Cocoa Puffs, banana.
Friday— Chocolate chip French toast, apple juice. Full Story