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Top headlines for NOV 11-15

 
Celebrating Our Veterans

Spring Forest Middle Hosts Annual Veterans Day Event

More than 120 U.S. military veterans from Spring Branch were honored Nov. 11 by students and staff at Spring Forest Middle School during the annual Veterans Day Celebration held at the west Houston campus.

Since its start 13 years ago with about 40 veterans, Spring Forest Middle’s event has grown into one of the area’s largest student salutes to all those who have and continue to serve our nation. Heritage Texas Properties on Memorial Drive has been event sponsor for several years now.



 
 

 
Westchester Academy of International Studies (WAIS) Earns MYP as an International Baccalaureate (IB) World School
Officials at WAIS received notification recently that the district charter middle and high school has been authorized to offer students the five-year Middle Years Programme (MYP) as an International Baccalaureate (IB) World School. Read more >>


 
Fall Festival Marks Successful Revival

The Landrum Lions Alumni Association Committee hosted the first Fall Festival at Landrum Middle School in more than a decade recently. The festival held on Nov. 2 ranks as an amazing revival story all its own, raising thousands of dollars for new scholarships to benefit seniors who graduate from Northbrook High School and are Landrum Middle alumni. Read more >>

 

 
SBISD Celebrates Good Neighbors Class of 2013

This month, during the eighth annual Good Neighbor Recognition Program, SBISD recognized and honored its entire Class of 2013 Good Neighbors. The dinner program highlighted SBISD’s adoption of a five-year goal, known as Spring Branch T-2-4.

The Good Neighbor designation is earned by individuals, groups, campuses and organizations that perform three or more activities that support the district, an individual school or the Spring Branch Education Foundation (SBEF). SBISD campuses may also earn the designation by giving back to the community. During the 2012-13 school year, 219 groups and individuals were named as Good Neighbors for their efforts. Read more >>


             
     
             

Book Parade at Rummel Creek

 

Mentor in the Spotlight: Linda Doolittle

 

Tully Up Close: Advanced Movers

 

SHS Boys Cross Country Takes No. 1 in State

 
H-E-B Excellence in Education

H-E-B is now accepting nominations for its 13th annual Excellence in Education Awards, the largest monetary awards program for educators in the state of Texas.

DEADLINE IS DECEMBER 8!

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Dr. Klussmann is President-Elect of the TSA

SBISD Superintendent of Schools Duncan F. Klussmann, Ed.D., is currently serving as President-Elect of the Texas School Alliance (TSA), an alliance of 39 of the largest school districts in Texas representing more than a third of public school students in the state.

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SBEF to Host Style Show Nov. 22

Spring Branch Education Foundation (SBEF) will host its third annual fashion event, A Legacy of Style on Friday, Nov. 22, at the Hilton Houston Post Oak, 2001 Post Oak Blvd. 

Call 713.251.2381 for more information on tickest or to receive an invitation.

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Mark Your Calendar
 
   
 
11.27-29 Thanksgiving Holiday

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