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Texas Big Game Awards 2016-2017 College Scholarship Applications Now Available

Applications are now available for the Texas Big Game Awards (TBGA) Wildlife Conservation College Scholarship Program. TGBA will award $15,000 in college scholarships for the 2016-2017 school year. Any entering college freshman, sophomore or junior majoring in an agriculture or natural resources-related field is eligible to apply for the scholarships. ...

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Texas State Fish Art Contest For Students

TPWD Seeks Student Entries in Art Contest   The Texas State-Fish Art Contest, headquartered at the Texas Freshwater Fisheries Center (TFFC), reminds Texas teachers and students that the deadline for entries in the 2016 State-Fish Art Contest is March 31, 2016. The contest is open to any student in public, ...

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Huntsville High School Responds

January 20, 2016 This morning just after school started, Huntsville High School Administration received notice from a student that they had received a concerning message from a fellow classmate. The content of the message appeared to be of a threatening nature. As student and staff safety is always top priority, the school administrators ...

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January 2016 is School Board Recognition Month

January 2016 is School Board Recognition Month, and Huntsville ISD joins other districts across the state as they honor the countless contributions of these locally elected advocates for public education. “Serving on a local school board is no easy task, particularly in today’s climate of rapid change and financial uncertainties. These men ...

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Nominations Being Accepted for Student Heroes Program

The State Board of Education (SBOE) is now accepting nominations for the 2016 Student Heroes Award.   The Student Heroes awards program recognizes Texas public school students in prekindergarten through high school who do outstanding things to benefit their fellow Texas students.   SBOE Chair Donna Bahorich urged school leaders ...

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Huntsville ISD Hires New Head Volleyball Coach

Huntsville ISD has a new Head Volleyball Coach for the Lady Hornet program. The Board voted unanimously to accept the recommendation to hire Cody Hassell during their regular December Board of Trustees meeting held Thursday night. Coach Hassell is currently the Head Volleyball Coach at Anderson-Shiro High School. HISD Girls Athletic Director, ...

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HISD Holiday Greeting Card Contest Winner

During the Regular Monthly Meeting of the Huntsville ISD Board of Trustees on Thursday, December 17th, Samuel W. Houston Elementary 2nd grade student, Alyvionia Winn was recognized for having her holiday artwork selected as the cover for the official holiday greeting card for the district. Alyvionia’s art was selected from a number ...

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MPMS National Jr Honor Society Cares

Students in the National Junior Honor Society at Mance Park Middle School recently prepared “chemo care” bags for local cancer patients. Each of the bags contained a student written letter, lotion, spa socks, candy,  mints, puzzle book with pen, and a deck of playing cards. Students, teachers and advisors delivered 25 ...

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Comptroller’s Office Accepting Match the Promise Scholarship Applications Through Dec. 31

Comptroller Glenn Hegar today reminded Texans that applications are being accepted for Texas Match the Promise FoundationSM scholarship awards through Dec. 31, 2015. Match the Promise scholarship awards are available for fifth through ninth graders whose families have an annual income of $100,000 or less and participate in the Texas ...

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HISD Annual Holiday Food Drive

The Huntsville ISD “Hornets Helping Huntsville” holiday food drive is underway! The annual drive begins on December 1st and will conclude on Tuesday, December 15, 2015. The district is currently collecting donations of canned and non-perishable food items at all HISD campuses and the Hawkins Administration Building, 441 FM 2821 E. ...

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