Category archives for: Fort Bend ISD

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

FBISD students receive free eye exams and eyewear

Student Daniela Diaz of Armstrong Elementary gets an eye exam from Sway Sokhamrett, volunteer with Luxottica Wholesale of New York.

An estimated one in four school-age children has a vision problem that interferes with their ability to learn, according to Prevent Blindness America. Fort Bend ISD administrators recently teamed up with the Houston Department of Health and Human Services (HDHHS) and the charitable foundation OneSight to provide more than 700 students with free eye exams […]

Stephen F. Austin High School performs at the Walt Disney World Resort in Florida

The Stephen F. Austin HS Dance Team "The Angels", shown here, entertained guests at Walt Disney World Resort  in Florida.

The talented students of Stephen F. Austin High School became stars of their own Disney show on March 7 and 8 when they entertained guests at Downtown Disney and Magic Kingdom Park at the Walt Disney World Resort. They traveled to take part in the Disney Performing Arts Program. On March 7, the “Angels” Dance […]

Fort Bend ISD receives 2014 TASBO Purchasing Award of Merit

For the third consecutive year, Fort Bend ISD received the Texas Association of School Business Officials (TASBO) Purchasing Award of Merit recognizing excellence in school purchasing operations. During its Annual Conference, TASBO recognized 24 organizations that demonstrate excellence in adhering to professional standards in the acquisition of goods and services. Many of these school districts […]

FBISD provides additional summer school information

Fort Bend ISD will offer two secondary summer school sessions this year. The first session will take place June 9 through June 26; the second session will begin July 14 and end July 31. Students attending the regular middle school and high school program will attend Monday through Thursday from 7:30 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. […]

Elementary students are “Wild about Math”

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Austin Parkway Elementary School held its 15th Annual Family Math Night that welcomed more than 1,500 participants. This year’s theme was “Wild about Math” and students were invited to come dressed in theme-inspired clothing as they took part in fun, grade-appropriate activities, such as Tarzan’s Tree House, Boa Constrictor, Going Bananas, Jungle Jewels, and Toucan […]

SW 59 Sunshine Rotary Club donates to FBISD’s ROTC booster clubs

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Benefiting the high schools of FBISD’s ROTC booster clubs and activity funds, the SW 59 Sunrise Rotary Club in Sugar Land recently presented a $10,500 generous contribution accepted by (l-r) Lt Colonel Chuck Bagnato, USMC; Captain , Rodney Whitaker, USN; Lt Commander Ken Minnard, USN;  Lt Commander Ed Sellards, USN; Colonel Edwin Hernandez, USA; Lt […]

Five outstanding Clements seniors receive the status of Eagle Scout

Photo by Mary Favre

Clements High School seniors, (l-r) Michael Erickson, Alex Tolani, Ben Steele, Matt Steele and Travis Stubenrouch, continue to be recognized for their outstanding work as scouts, most recently in a ceremony during Eagle Court of Honor.  The five joined cub scouts together at Colony Meadows Elementary school, when they were in first grade, completed their […]

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