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MediaFest 2013

Technology + Talent = Success

Standing Room Only for First Ever District-wide Media Awards in SBISD

Spring Branch ISD’s first Student MediaFest program and awards presentation on May 24 drew hundreds of students, teachers and supporting family members to the auditorium at Cornerstone Academy.

Sponsored by the district’s Educational Technology Department, the evening event included opening remarks by SBISD Associate Superintendent for Curriculum and Instruction Jennifer Blaine and closing remarks by Chief Information Officer Venu Rao.


Congratulations to all our winners!

Watch it live!

Spring Branch ISD will stream the 2013 graduation on June 1st and 3rd. Below is a listing of ceremony times.

Saturday, June 1 at Coleman Coliseum

  • Northbook High School - 10 a.m.
  • Memorial High School - 1 p.m.
  • Spring Woods High School - 4 p.m. Stratford High School - 7 p.m.

Monday, June 3 at Coleman Coliseum

  • Westchester Academy - 7 p.m.

Please note that streaming will only be during the scheduled graduation ceremony.

For more information your campus graduation, click here.




Board Members Sworn In

Three newly elected Spring Branch ISD Board of Trustees members were sworn in after results of the May 11 election were canvassed and then certified during a special meeting of the Board of Trustees.

Sworn in as Trustees were the following SBISD residents:

Bob Stevenson, Position 5. Trustee Stevenson was unopposed in the May 11 election. He has served since 2010 and begins a second term.

Pam Goodson, Position 6. Board of Trustees President Pam Goodson was unopposed. She has served since 2010 and begins a second term.

Karen Peck, Position 7. This newly elected Trustee serves in the seat held by former Board Member Mike Falick, who has retired from the Board after serving three terms as a Trustee.



Michael G. Meyers Design Awards & Scholarships


Elizabeth Brand Teacher Excellence Award


Career Day Speakers Inspire SBISD Students


SBISD Educator Named Texas Science Association President

$63,652 SBEF Grant

At its May 30 Board meeting, Spring Branch Education Foundation (SBEF) directors approved $63,652 in grants that will fund diverse education-enhancing projects throughout Spring Branch Independent School District.


Health Fitness Scholarships

The Spring Branch Health Fitness Teachers Association (SBHFTA) has awarded two scholarships to graduating seniors at Spring Woods High School. The scholarship award winners are Miriam Toj, who received $1,200, and Hope Vasquez, who received $1,500.


Landrum Alumni Scholarships

Six former Landrum Middle School students who are graduating from Northbrook High School this week have been awarded the first-ever Landrum Lions Alumni Scholarships. These new scholarships provide $500 to graduating seniors who are Landrum alumni.


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