Good Morning Farr Falcons!
This is Mr. Herman and today is day the 41st day of school, Monday, October 24th, 2016. The forecast calls for sunny skies with a high of about 79 degrees.
Bologna Day, an unofficial holiday that was created to honor everyone's favorite sausage and sandwich meat - bologna.
On This Day in History:
In 1901, a 63-year-old schoolteacher named Annie Edson Taylor becomes the first person to take the plunge over Niagara Falls in a barrel.
Here's Your Science Fact for Today
Neutron stars are so dense that a teaspoonful would weigh more than all the people on Earth.
At Farr Avenue School, Falcon's S.O.A.R...
This week is Red Ribbon Week where schools across the nation unite to raise awareness of the dangers of alcohol, tobacco, and other drugs. The theme of our Red Ribbon Week is Drug Free…It Begins with Me. The recognition of Red Ribbon Week gives us the opportunity to commit to maintaining a healthy, and drug-free lifestyle, and helping our school to remain safe from alcohol, tobacco, and other drugs.
Thomas Paine, English-American political theorist, said, "The real man smiles in trouble, gathers strength from distress, and grows brave by reflection."
Today, we have _________ from Mrs. Gonzalez's class to lead us 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.
Please remember to come to school everyday and on time; and maybe you can win one of the great prizes in our attendance raffle! This Monday, I would also like to acknowledge some of our students and the excellent work that they have done in ST Math. They are: Christian Resendiz, Anthony Gonzalez, Jesus Cruz, Anthony Chamu, Cesar Duran, David Torres, Adrian Martinez, Cristian Nicanor, and Brian Sojo. Each of these students has reached 40% completion. In addition to these students, we have Jhovanny Olivares at 60% completion of the curriculum and Antonio Gonzalez at 100 % completion of the curriculum. Way to go everyone! It's great to see how well you are all doing.
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.