“We have all of the students going to college, the workforce, or the military, who no matter what they end up doing, are working on bettering themselves, the world, and others.”
On May 7, members of the Rockdale Junior High School Symphonic and Beginning bands participated in the Rockdale ISD Solo and Ensemble Contest. Students received superior and excellent ratings from the judges. Those receiving the high marks are (front row, L-R) Alvan Liu, superior on oboe solo; Jazalle Dunn, superior on bass clarinet solo; Illiana Roemelin, superior on flute solo; and Megan Johnson, superior on flute solo; (back row, L-R) Abigale Ammons, superior on clarinet solo; Olivia Rubio, superior on flute solo; Issac Carrazales, superior on trumpet solo; Jason Ponnaiya, superior on French horn solo; Mariana Santellano, superior on clarinet solo; Annabelle Henderson, superior on flute solo; Andrew Hernandez, superior on trombone solo; Jasmine Lawhon, superior on French horn solo. Submitted photo
May 26—Lane Rickman.
The Star of the Republic Museum is filled with historical exhibits.
Some Rockdale High School graduating seniors picked up $383,492 in scholarships last Wednesday in the Senior Day Awards ceremony in the high school gym. The awards and those who received them are: