OAP, UIL Film, UIL Academics, and This Week

The EHS one act play was named as the alternate advancing play in the district competition. Individuals receiving awards included Jerrod Branscum, All Star Cast Award, Haley Henson and Chase Harper, All Star Cast Honorable mention awards and Michael Guard, Outstanding Technical Achievement award. Congratulations to the cast and crew of the OAP on a great performance. The OAP is directed by Tammy Beaty and Calvin Kennedy. A picture of the cast, crew, and directors is posted at the end of this entry.

Last week, I reported that EHS student Nicholas Caldwell’s narrative film had been chosen as a state semifinalist. Last Friday, Nicholas’ film was named as on of the 7 state finalists in the UIL Young Filmmakers Festival. Congratulations to Nicholas on this awesome accomplishment!

The district UIL academic contest was held this past Saturday in Palmer. I do not have individual results at this time, but the following information comes from Vikki GoDair, UIL coordinator at the HS:

Once again, the Eustace UIL Academics team had a strong showing at the District Meet. Thirty-one students competed and brought home 19 medals, 14 ribbons, and 2 first-place team plaques. So far TWENTY students will be advancing to Regionals. Official results will be posted on the UIL website by tomorrow. Thanks to coaches and students who worked hard all year to make this happen!

 Congratulations to all the students and their sponsors on these achievements!

This Week

This is the first week of state assessments. Students at the High School, Middle School, and Intermediate School will be participating in the STAAR testing.

Monday – End of Course STAAR – English I

Tuesday – End of Course STAAR – English II; STAAR Writing, Day 1, Grades 4 & 7; STAAR Math, Grades 5 & 8

Wednesday – STAAR Writing, Day 2, Grades 4 & 7; STAAR Reading, Grades 5 & 8

Thursday – High School Track at Kemp Relays

Friday – Middle School District Track Meet at Malakoff; JV and V Baseball v. Scurry; Softball v. Red Oak Life

 

 

EHS One Act Play - Cast, Crew, & Directors

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