2014 COLLEGE BOARD AP SCHOLAR AWARDS
Seventeen students from Whitehouse High School have earned the designation of AP SCHOLAR by the College Board in recognition of their exceptional achievement on the college-level Advanced Placement Program (AP) Exams in the spring of 2014.
2015 NATIONAL MERIT SCHOLARSHIP COMMENDED STUDENTS
The principal, Mr. Jonathan Campbell, of Whitehouse High School announced today that EMMA M. JONES and SYDNEY L. RAABE have been named Commended Students in the 2015 National Merit Scholarship Program. A Letter of Commendation from the school and National Merit Scholarship Corporation (NMSC), which conducts the program, will be presented by the principal to these scholastically talented WHS seniors.
CAIN ELEMENTARY PHYSICAL EDUCATION TEACHER AWARDED FOR HARD WORK
Cain Elementary Physical Education teacher Holly Drain has been awarded a grant to attend the Texas Association for Health and Physical Education, Recreation and Dance (TAHPERD) annual conference.
Drain was one of 35 grant recipients to receive the grant out of the over 2,000 teachers who are eligible. Drain and Cain Elementary are being recognized for educating students about heart disease by conducting a Jump Rope for Heart event. During the February 2014 event Cain students raised $4,460 for the organization an increase from the previous year’s total of $1,293.
AUCTION PUBLIC NOTICE
Whitehouse ISD is conducting two online auctions for the sale of surplus items. The first auction includes office furniture and miscellaneous items. The auction is currently open for bidding and will conclude on September 30, 2014 at 11 a.m. The second auction includes district vehicles, is currently open for bidding, and will conclude on October 7, 2014 at 11 a.m. The inspection dates and times to physically view and inspect items will be listed on the auction website, or call (903) 572-4975 for more information. View and bid on items at www.AuctioneerExpress.com
WILDCAT NOMINATED FOR AWARD
Nate Brooks has been nominated for Mr. Texas Football Player of the Week, presented by Campbell’s Texas Football and AdvoCare V100 Texas Bowl. Brooks is one of 10 nominated for this week’s award. Support your local Wildcat by visiting www.texasfootball.com and vote for Brooks. Voting closes Friday at noon.