Tag Archive: dollars and sense

Mar 23 2017

RCMS “Dollars & Sense Day”

RCMS held their annual “Dollars & Sense Day” on Tuesday.  Through the hands-on learning event, the students role-played with a future career and family, received a paycheck and worked through their monthly financial obligations. After their taxes were deducted, the students began the experience by opening checking and savings accounts.   Students then had the opportunity …

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Mar 16 2016

RCMS Dollars & Sense Day

RCMS 8th graders participated in Dollars and Sense Day on Tuesday, March 15th to learn how educational choices affect everyone’s future. Students were given a budget based on aptitude, then assigned variables, such as number of children. They then made their way through booths located in the gym, where many community and staff members were located; here they had …

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