Senior Spotlight: Aiden Jackson, Rockwall High School

Senior Spotlight: Aiden Jackson, Rockwall High School

Aiden Jackson is a four-year member of the Orange Wave Band. He plays trumpet in the Wind Ensemble and the Jazz Band. He is the Assistant Manager of Baskin Robbins. Aiden will be attending Oklahoma State University in the fall and majoring in Business. He will continue on with Band as a member of the […]

Senior Spotlight: Isabel Carrillo, Rockwall High School

Senior Spotlight: Isabel Carrillo, Rockwall High School

Isabel has attended Grace Hartman, Williams, and is currently a senior at Rockwall High School. She’s a member of the National Honor Society, a class officer, and a member of the student council. She’s also an active member in church.  She enjoys being a leader at The Shore on Wednesday nights and loves to be […]

Rockwall ISD message to parents, staff regarding Shelter In Place impact

Rockwall ISD message to parents, staff regarding Shelter In Place impact

Message to Rockwall ISD parents and staff (ROCKWALL, TX – March 24, 2020) We wanted to provide you an update regarding the Shelter In Place Order issued today: Rockwall County Shelter In Place Impact Earlier today, Rockwall County ordered residents to stay home as part of a “shelter in place” mandate effective midnight tonight and expiring […]

Rockwall ISD Board postpones Board Election to November

Rockwall ISD Board postpones Board Election to November

(ROCKWALL, TX – March 24, 2020) At their Monday night monthly Board of Trustees meeting, the Rockwall ISD Board members approved postponing the May 2, 2020, local election for at-large board seats Place 6 and Place 7 to the November 3, 2020 general election. A proclamation issued by Texas Governor Greg Abbott on March 18, 2020, […]

Rockwall Safe: Online campus learning plans

Rockwall Safe: Online campus learning plans

In an email message to parents today, Rockwall ISD wrote: Rockwall ISD Parents, Guardians, and Students, This letter is in support of Dr. Villarreal’s message regarding the start of Online Campus Learning. Our Curriculum & Instruction team has compiled this information to provide parents with a clear direction of how Online Campus Learning will be provided […]

Heath Hawks Student Council aims to fly high with 2020 community service initiatives

Heath Hawks Student Council aims to fly high with 2020 community service initiatives

When it comes to serving others, the Heath Hawks Student Council is looking to soar to new heights in 2020. The Heath StuCo invited parents and city officials to a recent presentation of their goals for the 2020 semester. One of their goals for the year is to pack their food pantry to help feed […]

Springer Elementary sixth grader earns Rockwall Rotary Student of Honor

Springer Elementary sixth grader earns Rockwall Rotary Student of Honor

  The Rockwall Rotary recognized its Student of Honor this week from Springer Elementary – sixth grader Sam Eisenbise. Springer Elementary Principal Sara Reeves introduced Sam and presented him with the honors during the Rotary meeting on Feb. 13. Photo by BRN Media. Our print edition is delivered free to ~15,500 homes in Rockwall and […]

Rockwall High School Robotics Booster Club receives grant from Best Buy Foundation

Rockwall High School Robotics Booster Club receives grant from Best Buy Foundation

The Rockwall High School Robotics Booster Club, Inc is proud to announce that they have been selected to receive a community grant from the Best Buy Foundation and the Best Buy store in Rockwall. The purpose of the grant is to support students in exploring new technologies and further preparing them for the workforce. FRC […]

District notifies parents of potential for increased law enforcement presence at Rockwall schools Monday

District notifies parents of potential for increased law enforcement presence at Rockwall schools Monday

In an email to parents on Friday, Feb. 7, the Rockwall ISD said, “In an abundance of caution, you may observe additional law enforcement presence on or near campuses on Monday, Feb. 10. The Rockwall Police Department notified us of individuals who may want to protest local law enforcement at government locations, including the possibility […]

Rockwall ISD Board of Trustees approves 2020-21 school calendar

Rockwall ISD Board of Trustees approves 2020-21 school calendar

The Rockwall ISD Board of Trustees approved the 2020-2021 school calendar at their January board meeting. Download a printable pdf here >> https://www.rockwallisd.com/Page/11518 Courtesy Rockwall ISD.  Our print edition is delivered free to ~15,500 homes in Rockwall and Heath, TX. To share your good news and events, email editor@BlueRibbonNews.com. Subscribe to our email newsletter here. […]