By S. Barot For The Star bisdThe Fort Bend ISD Board of Trustees approved the concept of building a stand-alone facility to house the advanced Career and Technical Education (CTE) program. The Board will also vote to make updates to CTE facilities at three area high schools. The 2014 Bond Program, which was approved by voters […]
During this time of year, the Houston Food Bank reaches out to community organizations to help keep the shelves stocked throughout the holiday season. This year, the Navy JROTC cadets of William P. Clements held an intra-company competition to see which of the 5 platoons could donate the most canned goods to the Food Bank. […]
The Austin High volleyball team enjoyed the best varsity volleyball season in the history of Fort Bend ISD. The Bulldogs finished 46-3, falling to Lewisville Hebron, in the UIL Class 6A Championship Game on Nov. 21 in Garland.
By Deborah Rowe For The Star Nine Fort Bend ISD students will be traveling to China as part of a cultural exchange program known as the FBISD Global Iniative. Their educational adventure is January 2-17. “The Fort Bend Global Initiative is a 501(c) 3 nonprofit organization that was created in 2012 to enhance the quality […]
Sugar Land resident Kevin Lobo completed his Eagle Board of Review on Aug. 25. His Court of Honor has been scheduled for Nov. 24 at St. Martins Church also in Sugar land . Kevin joined scouting as a first grader and is currently a senior at Kempner High. His Eagle Scout project consisted of making […]
The Austin High volleyball team has only lost two matches all season. If the Bulldogs win two more, they’ll become Fort Bend ISD’s first state champion in volleyball. Austin (45-2) will face Conroe Oak Ridge (35-6) in the Class 6A State Semifinals at the Culwell Center in Garland – near Dallas – at 6 p.m. […]
KP George, a member of the Fort Bend ISD Board of Trustees, joined 34 other school board members from across Texas at the kickoff session of the Leadership TASB Class of 2016, held in October. Selected by the Texas Association of School Boards (TASB), the group is participating in a yearlong education leadership study program. […]
Staff Reports Fort Bend ISD and three other Houston area school districts violated federal law with regards to special education, according to The Associated Press. The Texas Education Agency is alleging – upon the completion of an investigation – that FBISD as well as Clear Creek, Houston and Pasadena ISDs didn’t properly evaluate students with […]