by Coy Holcombe.
We are starting to get into a very busy part of the school year. Many different activities are planned over the next few weeks.
- Today, our annual varsity girls basketball tournament tips off. The tournament will run through Saturday, Our Lady Bulldogs will play T.K. Gorman at 3:30 in the Bulldog Gym. I encourage everyone to come out and support our girls.
- Several band members will be participating in the all-region tryouts today.
- The varsity boys basketball team will be playing in the Scurry-Rosser tournament. The tournament starts today and runs through Saturday.
- Saturday is an SAT testing date.
- Next Tuesday, December 9, all of our high school basketball teams will be traveling to LaPoyner. Games start at 5:00.
- On the same date, tryouts will be held for the middle school all-region band.
- Thursday, December 11, is the date that progress reports for the third six weeks will go home.
- On the same date, our bands will be performing their annual Christmas Concert in the High School auditorium. The concert is set to start at 7:00 PM.
- Also, starting on December 11, our varsity boys basketball team will be playing in the Brownsboro Tournament and our varsity girls basketball team will be playing in the Mineola Tournament.
- On Friday, December 12, our Primary students will be decorating for Christmas on the Square.
- Christmas on the Square is set for Saturday, December 13.
- That same Saturday is also an ACT testing date.
- Also on December 13, our JV boys basketball team will be playing in the Mabank JV Tournament.
- On Tuesday, December 16, our girls basketball teams will be traveling to Grand Saline while our boys basketball teams will be hosting Cross Roads.
- On Thursday, December 18, a public hearing will be held to discuss the 07-08 AEIS Report. The public hearing will take place in the High School library starting at 6:30 PM. At 7:00 PM, our regular monthly board meeting will begin.
- On the December 18, 19, and 20, our varsity girls and varsity boys basketball teams will be playing in the Grand Saline Tournament.
- Friday, December 19, will be an early release day. School will dismiss 2 hours early at all campuses.
- From Monday, December 22 through Friday, January 2, EISD will be closed for the Christmas Holidays
I hope everyone has a great Thursday!