There are a lot of activities scheduled for this week. This is the last week before Spring Break. We will have an early out this Friday.
The Primary will be having their Spring Book Fair all week.
Tuesday – District Softball v. Edgewood; JV & V Baseball at Canton – 4:30
Thursday – Kindergarten Field Trip; 1st Grade Music Program; Primary Open House; High School Track at Malakoff; JV Baseball at Rice Tournament; Varsity Baseball at Wills Point Tournament; School Board Meeting – 7:00 – High School Library
Friday – Early Out Day; One Act Play Rehearsals at Kaufman; Middle School Cheerleader Tryouts; District Softball at Grand Saline; JV Baseball at Rice Tournament; Varsity Baseball at Wills Point Tournament; JV2 Baseball at Van
Saturday – One Act Play Competition – Kaufman; JV Softball at Scurry Tournament; Varsity Baseball at Wills Point Tournament; JV Baseball at Rice Tournament
Monday, March 12 – Friday, March 16 – Spring Break
Classes resume at regular times on Monday, March 19.
I hope everyone has a great week and a great Spring Break!
April 15, 2018-The Cedar Creek Lake Kiwanis Club is offering two scholarships-
- The Kimberly LaCour Memorial Scholarship for graduating seniors who plan to pursue a degree in nursing (LVN or RN). The application is available in the counselor’s office.
- The Kiwanis Club Scholarship is available to all other graduating seniors. The application is available in the counselor’s office.
May 31, 2018– The Divorce Matters Scholarship is a $2,500 award for graduating seniors and current college students who have been affected by divorce. This scholarship is sponsored by Divorce Matters, a divorce and family law firm in Colorado. For further requirements and to apply, visit https://www.divorce-matters.com/#divorce-scholarship.
March 31, 2018- The Blue Knights Motorcycle Club is offering their annual Peace Officer Memorial Scholarship to graduating seniors and freshman level college students. Applications are available in the counselor’s office.
July 31, 2018– CardRates.com Financial Futures Scholarship is available to graduating seniors who have a minimum GPA of 3.5 and plan to major in business, accounting, finance, mathematics, management, and other degrees related to the personal finance industry. For further information and to apply, visit www.cardrates.com/scholarship/
March 30, 2018- The Texas Builders Foundation is offering a scholarship to a Texas high school graduate who plans to pursue a construction related trade certification or construction degree. For complete eligibility requirements and information, refer to the Texas Builders Foundation Scholarship Guidebook and the scholarship instructions and auto-fill application at www.TexasBuilders Foundation.org.
March 31, 2018– The Daniel McMahon Chapter of the Daughters of the American Revolution is offering a $500 scholarship to a Henderson County graduating senior who plans to continue their education at TVCC. TVCC will match this scholarship with an additional $500. The application is available in the counselor’s office.
April 5, 2018-The Henderson County Literary Club is offering a $500 scholarship, with a matching grant from TVCC to graduating female seniors. The application is available in the counselor’s office.
Congratulations to Bucky Womble being named the winner of the Air Force Association Chapter 416 Essay Contest!! Bulldog Proud of you, Bucky!!
The weather has caused the cancellation of several activities over the past few days. The annual Bulldog Relays had to be canceled and the Eustace Varsity Baseball Tournament had to be postponed.
Monday – Middle School Bulldog Relays – running events only; Varsity Softball at Kerens – 6:00
Tuesday – JV Baseball at Mineola
Thursday – Varsity Softball at Frankston Tournament; JV Baseball at Athens Tournament; Varsity Baseball at Grand Saline Tournament; High School Track at Corsicana
Friday – District Softball at Mineola; JV Baseball at Athens Tournament; Varsity Baseball at Grand Saline Tournament
Saturday – Varsity Softball at Frankston Tournament; JV Baseball at Athens Tournament; Varsity Baseball at Grand Saline Tournament
I hope everyone has a great week!
March 28, 2018– the Tulsa Welding School in Houston is hosting its annual welding competition on April 14, 2018. The grand prize winner will receive a full tuition scholarship to attend Tulsa Welding School. The competition is open to high school seniors who have taken a welding class in high school or at a vocational technical institute. To apply, visit https://www.weldingschool.com/admissions/the-tws-high-school-weld-to-win-competition/. Applications are also available in the counselor’s office
May 1, 2018– The First State Bank is offering two scholarships to graduating seniors who will be attending TVCC in the Fall of 2018 and are children of First State Bank customers, who have been associated with FSB for no less than three The scholarships are $1,200 each. The application and scholarship guidelines are available in the counselor’s office.
Stephen F. Austin State University is hosting their tenth JAMP Camp at SFA for juniors(next year seniors) who are interested in getting a jump start on their premedical undergraduate lifestyle and hopefully greater success in applying for the JAMP program in two years. Students will participate in college level instruction in science and math, they spend each morning with clinical professionals in the community, experience a medical school setting at the McGovern Medical School in Houston, and participate in many other activities. To get more information about this camp and to apply, visit http://www.sfasu.edu/prehealth. Follow the links on the left side of the homepage to get to the Summer Pre-Med Camp website. The camp will be held July 8-15, 2018. Application deadline is April 1, 2018.
I hope everyone had a great three day weekend! Today is the start of the fifth six weeks. We have two more six weeks in the 2017-2018 school year. The fifth six weeks is one of the busiest of the year. We have softball, baseball, track, band, and UIL academics all going on at the same time.
The weather may have an impact on some activities this week.
Tuesday – Start of 5th 6 Weeks; JV baseball at Sunnyvale – 6:00; Varsity Baseball at Martins Mill – 6:00
Wednesday – High School One Act Play Critique at Van; Intermediate School – Spring Pictures
Thursday – Report Cards Issued; Bulldog Relays; Varsity Softball Tournament at Whitehouse; Eustace Varsity Baseball Tournament
Friday – Intermediate School – Right Choice & Money-aire; Varsity Softball Tournament at Whitehouse; Eustace Varsity Baseball Tournament
Saturday – Varsity Softball Tournament at Whitehouse; Eustace Varsity Baseball Tournament
I hope everyone has a great week!
May 30, 2018- Patterson Law Group is looking for motivated and passionate students to create a realistic distracted driving awareness campaign. Submission can be in the following forms:
- Video or other multimedia
- Written (like a poem). Not to exceed three paragraphs
- Photo or Graphic (including a viral Facebook post or mock-up of a billboard)
To be eligible for the scholarship, applicants must be full-time students, entering or attending an accredited university or law school in the United States and must maintain a GPA of at least a 3.0.
The recipient will be awarded a $2108 financial aid scholarship to go toward the expenses of his or her education.
Scholarship details and the application can be found at https://pattersonpersonalinjury.com/distracted-driving-scholarship/.
April 15, 2018– The TVCC Scholarship application is now available. Students who plan to attend TVCC in the Fall of 2018 may use this application to apply for any general scholarship offered by TVCC Foundation. . Under the section where it asks: Please indicate the name(s) of scholarships for which you are applying (only one application necessary for ANY donor or departmental scholarship in the college catalog): just put the words any foundation scholarship. The TVCC foundation scholarship committee will match each student with the best scholarship that fits their dreams and accomplishments. The application is attached and is fillable so that it can be emailed back to TVCC. There are also paper applications in the counselor’s office. To access scholarshipo application, click on:
April 15, 2018-Cedar Creek Lake Rotary Club /TVCC scholarship is also available. Because this scholarship will be matched by TVCC, applicants can use the TVCC scholarship (above) and simply put Cedar Creek Rotary Club in the section asking for which scholarship the student is applying for. Also, students who have graduated and are currently attending TVCC full time may apply for this scholarship.
Tonight, the EISD Board of Trustees will hold their regular monthly meeting. The meeting starts at 7:00 PM and will be held in the High School library. Everyone is invited and encouraged to attend.
The Board will hear the following reports:
- RevTrak Report
- Actual Costs for Electricity
- Energy Savings Report for December
- Update on Enrollment
The board may consider action on the following agenda items:
- Minutes from Previous Meetings
- Financial Reports
- Approval of an Order Calling a Bond Election
- 2018-2019 School Calendar
- Changing the Date of the March Board Meeting
The board will enter close session to consider personnel & staffing, evaluations and contracts for Assistant Superintendents, Athletic Director, Director of Special Programs, and Campus Principals, student transfers. Any action taken on a closed meeting item will be done in open session.