Wednesday, May 10th, 2017

posted May 9, 2017, 8:43 AM by Brian Herman   [ updated May 10, 2017, 7:44 AM ]
Good Morning Farr Falcons!

This is Mr. Herman and today is the 151st day of school, Wednesday, May 10th, 2017.  The forecast calls for cloudy skies with a high of about 67 degrees.  

Announcements:

Today is...

National School Nurse Day - National School Nurse Day is a day to celebrate and thank all school nurses that take care of children when they are at school.

On This Day in History:

in 1869, the presidents of the Union Pacific and Central Pacific railroads meet in Promontory, Utah, and drive a ceremonial last spike into a rail line that connects their railroads. This made transcontinental railroad travel possible for the first time in U.S. history.

Here's Your Science Fact for Today:

About 75 percent of the surface of the earth is covered with water. A majority of this area is the Earth's oceans and seas.

At Farr Avenue School, Falcon's S.O.A.R...

Remember that this week is Safe Routes to School week and when walking to and from school we need to Be respectful, so we must wait for our turn to cross the street, move over for someone who is riding a bicycle, skateboard or scooter, and obey all traffic signals and crossing guard or safety patrol directions

Joe Biden, an American politician who served as the 47th Vice President of the United States from 2009 to 2017, said, "Failure at some point in your life is inevitable, but giving up is unforgivable."

Pledge: 

And today, we have ___________________ from Mrs. Moreno-Hall's  class to lead you in the pledge.  Now, please stand...Put your right hand over your heart, ready begin...

I pledge allegiance to the flag of the United States of America and to the Republic for which it stands, one Nation under God, indivisible, with liberty and justice for all. 

Special Announcements

Please make sure that while you are in the office or library you are quiet and respectful of students taking MAP tests and SBAC exams.

Also remember to please stay out of planted and landscaped areas around school because we want our plants to grow!

Finally, remember to always stay safe on the playground, around our school, on your way to and from school.
 
Thank you for your attention to this morning's message, S.O.A.R. today, and remember to come to school every day and on time because when you miss school you miss out.