Category Archives: Local School News
St. Mary Catholic School is proud to announce the 2014-2015 National Junior Society Members. Pictured from right to left: Sponsor – Freda Riley; Megan Do; Nicholas Wilson; Krystal Lester; Elizabeth Doan; Shelby Smith
St. Mary Catholic School is proud to announce the 2014-2015 Art Club Officers. Pictured from right to left back row: Mrs. Cindy Claybar – Art Teacher; Carter Claybar – Treasurer; O’Shan Mitchell – President; Audrey Johnson – Historian; Sydney Schmitt
Bridge City ISD is now accepting referrals for students who may need gifted/talented services for the school year. This program is designed for students who exhibit intellectual and creative thinking abilities at an extraordinary level not normally served in the
It’s a moment time that many will never forget. On Sept. 11, 2001, a shadow was cast over America as thousands of people watched the worst terror attack on America, killing over 3,000 people. At 8:45 a.m., the first plane crashed
An Austin judge has ruled the state’s school finance system is unconstitutional two weeks ago. School has just started in Orange County and two school superintendents shared their thoughts on the judgment and how it will affect their districts. In a
Elise Thibodeaux , owner of Tiger Rock Martial Arts, in Bridge City, visited Mrs. Spears’ Family and Consumer Science classes at Orangefield High School, Wednesday, Sept. 10. Mrs. Thibodeaux gave a presentation about Dating Violence and Goal Setting. She also gave
Third grade students at Little Cypress Elementary School celebrated Grandparent Day by inviting theirs to lunch. Classes participated in different activities preparing for the celebration, including making family trees dating back three generations. Valeri Roberts’ class made a story quilt
Little Cypress-Mauriceville High School English teacher, Melissa Becker was recently notified that she had won First Place in the Graduate Fiction Division in the Texas Association of Creative Writing Teachers. She was convinced to submit her story, “Looking Inside Tulips,”
New principals, coordinators, and directors have taken the lead at three campuses and one department within the West Orange – Cove School system. “We are excited about our additions to the WOCCISD Leadership Team. I am very pleased that we are
Mrs. Pam Caswell, a Kindergarten teacher, attended an all day workshop called, Junior Master Gardener Teacher Leader Training. It was held at the Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Office at the County Facility on FM 1442, in Orange. This workshop trained
The West Orange – Stark Elementary Build Great Readers program is seeking volunteers to participate in a partnership program which matches volunteer partners to classrooms, grades kindergarten to five. Volunteers spend approximately 45 minutes per week reading with individual students
The Inshore Fishing Association (IFA) has joined with the Student Angler Federation (SAF) to develop the first ever High School Saltwater Championship. The inaugural event, which features a two-person team format for students in grades 9-12, will take place Sunday, Oct.
Little Cypress-Mauriceville High School Journalism teacher, Lyndsey Fruge, was notified recently that LCM’s 2013 yearbook received and “Honorable Mention “ in Balfour’s annual yearbook competition. The theme was “Growing Together.” Yearbooks published by Balfour for the 2013 school year were
Ticket sales for the away WOS vs. LCM varsity football game will be on sale in the WOS Athletic office the following days and times this week: Thursday, Aug. 28, from 9:00 am-noon; and 1:00-3:00 pm. Friday’s ticket sales will be from 9:00 am-noon only.
At the August School Board meeting, several 2014 graduates were mentioned for the extraordinary achievement of being named AP Scholars by The College Board. These students have demonstrated college-level achievement in their Advanced Placement courses and exams. Because of the