The 2nd grade students recently participated in the Jump Rope for Heart fundraising program. Over the last two weeks, students managed to collect $2,610 in donations to the American Heart Association! Congratulations to all of the students that participated in this great event! We are Bulldog Proud of you! A special thank you to our Primary P.E. teacher, Tammy Gaddis, for organizing the event.
Last Friday was Senior Night for our boys basketball team. Six senior basketball players were recognized before the game. A video of the recognitions will be posted later today to the district’s YouTube channel. This year’s seniors included: Hayden Plunk, JC Cravey, Gannon Kirkhart, Cody Duncan, Jayden Vance, Caleb Caswell, and Doug Willard. Congratulations and thanks to our senior basketball players. We are Bulldog Proud of you!!
Last Tuesday, a reception was held for Gene Myers. Gene is retiring after 23 years in EISD. Gene was our technology specialist at the High School as well as the district’s technology director. On behalf of EISD, I want to thank Gene for all his years of service to the district. We wish him the best in his retirement. Below is a picture of Gene and some family members at his retirement reception.
Our girls basketball team will be playing for the bi-district championship Tuesday against Sabine. The game will be played at Tyler Junior College and will start at 6:00. This is the first girls basketball playoff game for Eustace in 46 years. I encourage everyone to come out and support the Lady Bulldogs on Tuesday.
Saturday is the FFA Chili Supper and Auction. Everyone is invited out. There is no charge for admission. Chili judging will start at 5:30. The chili supper will start at 6:00. The auction will start at 6:30.
Monday – High School Golf at Pinnacle Club; HS Boys Basketball at Arp – 5:00; Softball v. Blooming Grove – 5:30; Board Meeting – 7:00 PM – HS Library
Tuesday – Girls Bi-District Basketball v. Sabine – 6:00 at Tyler Junior College
Friday – Staff Workday; End 4th 6 Weeks; Baseball at Grand Saline
Saturday – Power Lifting at Forney – 9:00; Softball v. Kerens – 6:00; FFA Chili Supper and Auction- Chili Judging – 5:30; Supper – 6:00; Auction – 6:30
I hope everyone has a great week!