Fort Bend Christian Academy teacher speaks seven languages

Fort Bend Christian Academy teacher Robert Mirza is both an artist and linguist. Not only has he lived all over the globe, but he can speak, and therefore think, in seven languages. As a polyglot, Mirza has a deep appreciation of culture, aesthetics and the world as a whole. “I started drawing with the concept […]

Hope for Three at Clements High School

Hope For Three, local autism advocates presented it’s signature “It’s Cool to Care” outreach campaign to Mrs. Sparwasser’s Peer Assistance and Leadership (PALs) classes at Clements High School. The program provides insight, awareness and education to young people about other young people with unique differences – autism. According to local statistics, there are 3,000 students […]

Stafford robot performs well in regional competition

By Bill McCaughey For The Fort Bend Star In front of 2,300 robot fans at the FIRST Robotics Lone Star Central Regional, the Stafford Spartans robotics team, in only its second year of competition, rallied in the final round of qualifying to reach the 14th seeding slot, but faded in their last two matches and […]

Area students honored by Fort Bend Chapter of Daughters of the American Revolution

The Fort Bend Chapter of the Daughters of the American Revolution honored four high school students as Good Citizens recently at the George Memorial Library. In addition, a sixth grade student received special essay award. The students who were chosen by their high schools as Good Citizens are Anthony Ray Amy, Kempner High School; Golden […]

Legacy Stadium approved as new name for Katy ISD’s second stadium

With a unanimous vote of 7-0, the Katy ISD Board of Trustees recently approved Legacy Stadium as the new name for the second stadium, currently under construction. Additionally and as part of public recommendation, the field will be named after former coach Mike Johnston. The state-of-the-art, cost efficient, multipurpose school facility will open up in […]

Bush High School Theater Department selected to perform at Scotland arts showcase

Widely recognized for its entertaining and innovative productions, The Bush High School Theater Department has been selected to perform at the 2017 Edinburgh Festival Fringe, the world’s largest and most prestigious arts festival. The Bush High School Theater Department’s performance will be showcased at an American High School Theater Festival (AHSTF) venue in Edinburgh, Scotland, […]

STATE CHAMPIONS

The Dulles Academic Decathlon team competed in the 6A large school state final with 39 other top-tier Texas teams in San Antonio. The nine students captured Dulles’ first state championship since 1987, defeating all 39 teams at the meet with a team score of 49,717. The team took home 32 event medals as well as […]

FBISD Board, Student Leadership group visit Austin, see state government in action

The start of the 85th Texas Legislative Session is an exciting and busy time for not only elected officials, but also the many advocates and leaders from across the state. As Fort Bend ISD student leaders visited Austin recently, the halls of the State Capitol were filled with people, rushing from one meeting to another. […]

H&R Block scholarship winners

Micah Bong and Saad Khawaja each received a $20,000 scholarship for their exemplary performance in the H&R Block Budget Challenge, a free financial literacy program that helps teens get real-world ready from the safety of a classroom. H&R Block representative Aldo Parodi presented the students a large check recently at Clements High School. The boys […]

Fort Bend ISD honors top teachers, administrators

Fort Bend ISD recently honored its top teachers and administrators of the year, recognizing them for their hard work and dedication to the students and the district. Houston, Knox named Principals of the Year Veteran educators Stephanie Houston and Dee Knox were named Fort Bend ISD’s 2017 Principals of the Year. Houston is the principal […]

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