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Fort Bend & Sugar Land Schools,
Sports, and Students Dec 2015
Fort Bend & Sugar Land Schools, <br>Sports, and Students Dec 2015</br>

CALVARY EPISCOPAL PREP HEARS AUTHOR CALLISTA GINGRICH
Calvary Episcopal Preparatory students, along with those from Shady Oak Christian School, were honored to have author Callista Gingrich read her new book, Christmas in America. Gingrich and Ellis …

Stacy Tao Uses Artistic Talent to
Give to Others
Stacy Tao Uses Artistic Talent to </br>Give to Others

Generosity And Caring Are Major Aspects Of Her Identity
By Mara Soloway
Stacy Tao is appreciative of all she has been blessed with in her life and has for many years been using her creative talents …

Ridge Point High School Senior Takes on Leadership Role to Help End Hunger Ridge Point High School Senior Takes on Leadership Role to Help End Hunger

Sophia George’s position on the National Youth Advisory Board of the Souper Bowl of Caring advances her mission
Most people can recall a childhood memory that helped shape their lives, making them who they are today. For …

Austin High School Bulldog Marching Band and Angels Present “Home of the Brave” Austin High School Bulldog Marching Band  and Angels Present “Home of the Brave”

School also wins Houston-area marching band festival
While most students were still enjoying their summer, the students of The Austin High School Bulldog Marching Band and Angels were back at school getting ready for football season. …

Fort Bend & Sugar Land Schools,
Sports, and Students Nov. 2015
Fort Bend & Sugar Land Schools, <br>Sports, and Students Nov. 2015</br>

Sugar Land Girl Scout’s Destinations trip takes her to Scotland
Catherine Phillips, a senior at George Ranch High School, participated in Girl Scouts of the USA’s Destinations travel program over the summer, traveling to Scotland. …

Fort Bend & Sugar Land Schools,
Sports, and Students Oct. 2015
Fort Bend & Sugar Land Schools, <br>Sports, and Students Oct. 2015</br>

COLONY MEADOWS ES PLANS A “SUPER” YEAR
Colony Meadows Elementary’s “Dynamic Duo,” new Principal Melissa Bolding and Assistant Principal Jackie Boyd, are gearing up for a super year. In July, they hosted a Meet & Greet …

Shelter from the Storm Shelter from the Storm

Allen Watson makes the most of his second chance in life
By Mara Soloway
Some of the tens of thousands of evacuees from New Orleans who settled in the Houston area post-Hurricane Katrina feel that Houston doesn’t …

Fort Bend & Sugar Land Schools,
Sports, and Students Sept. 2015
Fort Bend & Sugar Land Schools, <br>Sports, and Students Sept. 2015</br>

GIRL SCOUTS DEVOTE SUMMER TO SPREADING ANTI-BULLYING MESSAGE AT CAMP – While most students are enjoying the relaxing days of summer, two Fort Bend ISD eighth-grade students are spreading an anti-bullying message to students attending …

Pilot Steers Students to Fly High with Math and Science Pilot Steers Students to Fly High with Math and Science

Forty Lamar CISD students – 20 from George Junior High and 20 from Lamar Junior High – will have to opportunity to write the best “What I Did on Summer Vacation” story ever.

BETTER BITES FOR BACK TO SCHOOL BETTER BITES FOR BACK TO SCHOOL

A Smooth Way to Add Fruits & Veggies

Self-Taught Filmmaker Wins Statewide Award at Age 16 Self-Taught Filmmaker Wins Statewide Award at Age 16

Nikolas Trusko’s Drive Sets The Stage For Continued Accomplishments

Fort Bend Students Among Winners in “Don’t mess with Texas®” Art Contest Fort Bend Students Among Winners in   “Don’t mess with Texas®” Art Contest

Two Grade-Schoolers Among The 13 Winning Entries Statewide That Will Appear In 2016 Texas Calendar

Fort Bend & Sugar Land Schools,
Sports, and Students August 2015
Fort Bend & Sugar Land Schools, <br>Sports, and Students August 2015</br>

FORT BEND ISD STUDENT RECOGNIZED FOR WINNING ARTWORK
Society for the Performing Arts (SPA), Houston’s leading performing arts presenter, recently recognized 25 participants from its 17th Annual Student Art Contest, sponsored by Wells Fargo, at an …

Heritage Rose Students Cook Up Healthy Fun Heritage Rose Students Cook Up Healthy Fun

Kids also help grow much of the food they prepare
Most second-graders have no idea what kale is. But at Heritage Rose Elementary School, the youngsters not only know about the leafy green that is a …

Fort Bend & Sugar Land Schools,
Sports, and Students
Fort Bend & Sugar Land Schools, <br>Sports, and Students</br>

TEXAS STATE-FISH ART CONTEST ANNOUNCES 2015 WINNERS – The Texas Freshwater Fisheries Center, headquarters for the Texas division of Wildlife Forever’s State-Fish Art Contest, has announced the Texas division winners for 2015. In the grades …

Talented Young Artist to Pursue Design Career Talented Young Artist to Pursue Design Career

By Mara Soloway
World will see Grace Cha’s “name in lights”
Focus for several hours, then focus some more. Young artist Grace Cha, 18, has developed the skill of purposefully keeping distractions out of her mind. The …

Fort Bend & Sugar Land Schools,
Sports, and Students
Fort Bend & Sugar Land Schools, <br>Sports, and Students</br>

EAGLE COURT OF HONOR
On April 12, Alex Gifford and Alec Kabot of Boy Scout Troop 1631 received their Eagle Scout Award in an Eagle Court of Honor attended by family and friends. This is the …

Fort Bend & Sugar Land Schools,
Sports, and Students May 2015
Fort Bend & Sugar Land Schools, </br>Sports, and Students May 2015

CLEMENTS HIGH SCHOOL STUDENTS RAISE NEARLY $1,500 FOR UNICEF – Members of the Clements High School’s UNICEF Club recently presented a check for more than $1,452 to a representative of UNICEF’s Houston Regional Office after a …

“Students Named “2015 Houston Young Artists” “Students Named “2015 Houston Young Artists”

High School Classical Musicians Win Prestigious Award
The members of Le Octet were recently chosen as 2015 Houston Young Artists after two grueling rounds of auditions that are held every two years by the nonprofit organization, …

Fort Bend & Sugar Land Schools,
Sports, and Students
Fort Bend & Sugar Land Schools, </br>Sports, and Students

GEORGE RANCH HS STUDENT IS
“PERFECTO” ON AP EXAM
Advanced Placement (AP) courses are designed to give high school students credit for doing college-level work. A score of 5 on an AP exam is equivalent to an …

FBISD Recognizes 52 High School Athletes
on National Football Signing Day
FBISD Recognizes 52 High School Athletes</br>on National Football Signing Day

Fort Bend ISD celebrated the achievements of 52 high school football players who took part in the District’s National Signing Day Ceremony, hosted by the District’s Athletics Department and the Professional Football Player Mothers Association …

Fort Bend & Sugar Land Schools,
Sports, and Students
Fort Bend & Sugar Land Schools, </br>Sports, and Students

ERICA WHITE AMONG “STARS IN THE CLASSROOM”
Houston Texans starting nose tackle Jerrell Powe recently joined representatives from First Community Credit Union in making a surprise visit to Brazos Bend Elementary School to recognize fifth-grade teacher, …

Austin High School’s “Bulldog Express” Austin High School’s  “Bulldog Express”

Students Provided Multi-Cultural Holiday Extravaganza
The Bulldog Express came to life this holiday season at Austin High School on Wednesday, Dec. 3. The first “train” departed at 6:30 p.m and continued to depart every 10 minutes …

Fort Bend & Sugar Land Schools,
Sports, and Students February 2015
Fort Bend & Sugar Land Schools, </br>Sports, and Students February 2015

LAKE OLYMPIA MIDDLE SCHOOL ROLLS OUT THE “RED CARPET” FOR HONOR ROLL STUDENTS
Maintaining a good academic record has its rewards for students at Lake Olympia Middle School. More than 380 students in grades 6-8 were …

Dessert from Dr Dupre Dessert from Dr Dupre

Members of Sugar Land Middle School’s ARMS (Accepting Responsible Male Strength) Program recently enjoyed a cooking demonstration led by Dr. Charles Dupre, FBISD Superintendent of Schools. The Superintendent prepared one of his special dessert salads …