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Old shoes making a difference

Volunteers – Amy Haussmann and Merce Willard-LaCosta with the collection box.

Shared Dreams is a Fort Bend ISD program that provides adequate clothing and toiletries to FBISD students. Last year, Shared Dreams assisted over 3,000 FBISD students. This year, Shared Dreams lost the vendor who donated 1,000 pairs of new shoes to the program, the director of Shared Dreams found a new way to raise funds […]

FBISD Board President Jim Rice attends program on community engagement

FBISD Board President Jim Rice

Jim Rice, Fort Bend ISD Board President, was among a group of school board members gathering in Corpus Christi, February 27-March 1, to learn the latest on 21st century challenges to leadership and the implications of those trends for educators. Session theme for this, the third of five training sessions of Leadership TASB (LTASB), was […]

HCC Invites public to attend open house at Missouri City Campus

Houston Community College Open House representatives will answer questions about enrollment, financial aid, testing, the High School Dual Credit Program and counseling and advising. This open house will be held Thursday, April 3 from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m., at the HCC Missouri City Campus, 5855 Sienna Springs Way. Interested individuals are encouraged to attend […]

LCISD forming Bond Advisory Committee

During its March meeting, the Lamar CISD Board of Trustees agreed to move forward with planning for a potential 2014 school bond election. As part of the planning cycle, a Citizens’ Bond Advisory Committee will be formed to develop a recommendation for a 2014 Bond Referendum to be given to the Board of Trustees—Trustees will […]

Austin HS Tri-M Music Honor Society to host benefit concert

Austin High School’s Tri-M Music Honor Society will host a Benefit Concert featuring performances by the school’s band, choir and orchestra students on Friday, March 28, at 7:00 p.m. on the campus, 3434 Pheasant Creek Dr., Sugar Land. The cost is $5 (in advance) and $7 at the door. Tickets may be purchased from any […]

Helping parents increase desired behaviors

Lamar CISD invites parents to attend “Increasing Desired Behaviors,” a workshop to be held April 2, in the Brazos Crossing Administration Building, from 4 to 5 p.m. This workshop will provide parents with easy to follow activities to increase desired behaviors, then discuss the dreaded certain times of the day, or certain activities, when children […]

Lamar CISD blood drive scheduled for April 2 in Rosenberg

Lamar CISD is sponsoring a blood drive, April 2, from 8 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. You can call Becky Guntle at 832-223-0128 to schedule a time, or simply walk in and help save lives. The drive will be held in the Brazos Crossing Building, 3911 Avenue I in Rosenberg.

Granny Dupre delivers Anti-bullying message to students

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During their school’s Bullying Prevention Week activities, Austin Parkway Elementary School students welcomed Granny Dupre (played by Seeju Dupre, wife of Superintendent of Schools Charles Dupre) to their campus to hear her anti-bullying message that combined music, humor, dance and story-telling. Granny Dupre offered students advice on responding to bullying, shared personal stories from her […]

Low turnout for Stafford MSD Superintendent Town Hall Meeting

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By Karen Daniels  On March 5, SMSD Board of Trustees officially accepted the resignation of Dr. Lance Hindt who is now the Superintendent for Allen ISD. In an effort to know and understand the community’s input on what they’d like to see in the next leader of SMSD, a questionnaire was put together for the […]

Kindergarten registration in Fort Bend ISD is April 7-9 

Kindergarten registration dates for the school year 2014-2015 have been set for Fort Bend ISD elementary schools. As a convenience to parents and guardians, two day-time registration dates will be offered, as well as an evening registration date. The dates are as follows: • Monday, April 7 – all elementary campuses (8:10 a.m. to 3:10 […]

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