Congratulations to the Middle School for winning the UIL Academic Contest for the fourth year in a row. Not only did EMS win the contest, they scored over 1,000 points on the way to defending their title. To top it off, the EMS one act play placed first in the competition held at the EHS auditorium this past Saturday. Congratulations to all the students and staff on this great achievement!
As hard as it is to believe, we are in the final week of the first semester. Even with two early out days, there are many events and activities throughout the week.
The Primary will have its AR store opened from Monday – Wednesday.
Monday – MS Basketball – Boys at Malakoff, Girls v. Malakoff – 5:00; Public Hearing on Texas Academic Performance Report – 6:45 – HS Library; Board Meeting – 7:00 – HS Library
Tuesday – HS Boys Basketball at Elkhart; Girls District Basketball v. West Rusk – 5:00
Wednesday – 1st Grade Santa’s Workshop; 2nd Grade Christmas Around the World
Thursday – Early Release – Buses will run two hours early; Primary – Campus Wide Pajama & Movie Day
Friday – End of 3rd 6 Weeks; End of 1st Semester; Early Release Day – Buses will run two hours early; Intermediate – 1st Semester Drawings & Money-Aire; Primary – Campus Wide Christmas Parties; High School Girls District Basketball at Arp – 5:00
Christmas Holidays – December 21 – January 1, 2016.
High School Boys and Girls District Basketball v. Troup – 2:00 PM
Staff Workday – January 4 – No school for students.
Classes resume at regular times on January 5.
Board Meeting and Public Hearing Tonight
At 6:45 PM, the Eustace ISD Board of Trustees will hold a public hearing on this year’s Texas Academic Performance Reports. The meeting will be held in the HS library. Everyone is invited and encouraged to attend. Copies of the reports that the Board will review are on the District’s homepage. The reports are located right below the virtual tour of the District.
At 7:00 PM, the Eustace ISD Board of Trustees will hold their regular monthly meeting.
The Board will Recognize Students for Achievements.
During the meeting the Board will hear the following reports:
- RevTrak Report
- TVCC Welding Certification Classes
- Framework for School Board Development
- Instrument for Superintendent’s Evaluation
The Board will consider possible action on the following items:
- Approve Minutes of Previous Meetings
- 2015 Audit Report
- Report by E3 Energy
- Work on Administration Building Roof
- Proposal for Interior Work at New Ag Science Building
- Financial Reports
- Change of Date for January Board Meeting
- Design of Possible Additional Marquee
- EHS Band Trip to Branson, Missouri.
The Board will enter into closed session to consider personnel and student transfers. Any action taken on closed session items will be made in open session.
I hope everyone has a great week and a great Christmas Break!