Last night, the EISD Board of Trustees met in called session. The meeting started at 5:30 and was held in the HS library. The Board took the following actions at the meeting:
- Approved the Amended Budget as presented.
- Approved an increase of $0.25 for adult lunches to comply with requirements. Adult lunches will now cost $3.50.
- Changed the date of the regular monthly board meeting from the 3rd Tuesday in the month to the 3rd Monday in the month.
- Authorized the purchase of 60 netbooks for the High School.
The varsity girls volleyball team will be competing in the Tyler Tournament today and tomorrow. Today, the Lady Bulldogs play at 12:30, 3:00, and 6:45.
The varsity football team travels to Tyler All Saints to play TK Gorman at 7:00 PM tonight. In addition to football, fans will get to see the first performance this year of the Mighty Bulldog Marching Band and will get to see the award winning varsity cheerleaders.
Enrollment update – Yesterday, the enrollment in the district was 1,564 students. By campus the breakdown is as follows: Primary – 421; Intermediate – 337; Middle School – 347; High School – 459.
Saturday, the Eustace Cross Country team has its first meet of the season at Union Grove.
Thanks to everyone for a great first week! I hope everyone has a great weekend!