Good Morning Farr Falcons!
This is Mr. Herman and today is day the seventeenth day of school, Friday, September 16th, 2016. The forecast calls for sunny skies with a high of about 81 degrees.
Collect Rocks Day, so take a walk to the park, the beach, or to the jewelers, and collect some pretty looking rocks.
On This Day in History
In 1602 The Mayflower sails from Plymouth, England, bound for the New World with 102 passengers.
Here's Your Science Fact for Today
The human eye blinks an average of 4,200,000 times a year.
At Farr Avenue School, Falcon's S.O.A.R...
Yesterday, we had you think about what it means to be safe at school. Today, discuss with your teacher what some of those expectations are and why they are important.
John Steinbeck, Famous American author, winner of the Pulitzer Prize for "The Grapes Of Wrath", and winner of The Nobel Prize For Literature, wrote, "Ideas are like rabbits. You get a couple and learn how to handle them and pretty soon you have a dozen." So work on those ideas and grow.
Now, please stand as I lead you in the pledge...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.
Please remember to come to school everyday and on time; and maybe you can win one of the great prizes in our attendance raffle! We also want to congratulate Robert Chamu, Humberto Santana, and Juliana Velasquez in Mrs. Johnson's class for earning their High School Diploma in ST Math. They already completed 20% of the 1st grade curriculum - way to go!.
Remember, Safety First!
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.