UIL Academic Meet and This Week

Last week, EHS participated in the District UIL Academic Meet. Several individuals and teams qualified to move on to the Regional Academic Meet. Below are the results for EHS:

Current Issues – 1st Kevin Richmond; 2nd – Dane McAfee; 3rd – Eli Newbury-Kimball

Headline Writing – 1st Sarah Loftis

Informative Speaking – 5th Chyannia Bailey; 6th Justin Griffin

Lincoln Douglas Debate – 1st Angel Baker; 2nd Temple Hendrickson; 3rd Ben Warren

Literary Criticism – 1st Grace Holcombe; 3rd Emma Lopez; 6th Dane McAfee

Mathematics – 5th Rusty Rogers; 6th Juan Garcia

Number Sense – 2nd Rusty Rogers

News Writing – 6th Makenzie Abbott

Persuasive Speaking – 2nd Angel Baker

Poetry Interpretation – 4th Keairra Hargest; 6th Veronica Wheat

Ready Writing – 6th Ashley Blaylock

Science – 6th Brandon Hall

Social Studies – 6th Kevin Richmond

Spelling and Vocabulary – Veronica Wheat

Current Issues Team – 1st

Literary Criticism Team – 1st

Number Sense Team – 1st

Social Studies Team – 2nd

Speech Team – 2nd

Overall, EHS placed 3rd in the Academic Competition. Congratulations to all the contestants on their success! Also, I want to congratulate the sponsors and coaches of the events for their time and effort.

This Week

The Middle School and Primary School are having Book Fairs all week.

Monday – Softball v. West Rusk – 5:00

Tuesday – Pre-K and Kindergarten Round Up – 12:00 – 6:00; Graduation Options Presentation for Parents of 8th Graders – 5:30 – HS Auditorium; JV and Varsity Softball at Mildred – 5:00; Baseball at Mildred

Wednesday – District Track Meet – Field Events and Prelims

Thursday – 2nd Grade Field Trip to Dallas World Aquarium; Graduation Options Presentation for Parents of 8th Graders – 8:30 AM – HS Auditorium; District Track Meet – Running Finals – 6:00

Friday – End 5th 6 Weeks; Softball v. Frankston – 6:00; JV & V Baseball v Frankston – 6:00

I hope everyone has a great week!

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