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COMMENDED STUDENTS IN THE 2014 NATIONAL MERIT SCHOLARSHIP PROGRAM
The principal, Mr. Duane Barber, of Whitehouse High School announced today that JACK E. TERRELL has been named a Commended Student in the 2014 National Merit Scholarship Program. Jack is a member of the 2014 graduating class at Whitehouse High School. A Letter of Commendation from the school and National Merit Scholarship Corporation (NMSC), which conducts the program, will be presented by the principal to this scholastically talented student.
About 34,000 Commended Students throughout the nation are being recognized for their exceptional academic promise. Although they will not continue in the 2014 competition for National Merit Scholarships, Commended Students placed among the top five percent of more than 1.5 million students who entered the 2014 competition by taking the 2012 Preliminary SAT/National Merit Scholarship Qualifying Test (PSAT/NMSQT).
TRADITION CONTINUES WITH WJHS WILDCATS HONORING COMMUNITY VETERANS
Students at Whitehouse Junior High School celebrated Veterans Day 2013 in Nix Gym on November 11, 2013 with the theme of “Honoring All that Serve”. Special guests included local Veterans from the East Texas area and special guest speaker Ms. Linda Cross as well as WISD Administration.
WILDCATS AND COATS FOR KIDS 2011
Whitehouse Jr. High School and the Wildcat Student Council partcipated in the 2011 Coats for Kids Drive during the month of October. For the 10th year in a row, WJHS won the Coats for Kids contest for East Texas. WJHS students collected a total of 732 coats for the drive this year. The winning class for 20ll was Ms. Penney’s 5th period Technology Applications class with a total of 96 coats. GO WILDCATS!
2013-2014 NATIONAL HISPANIC RECOGNITION PROGRAM SCHOLAR
The principal, Mr. Duane Barber, of Whitehouse High School announced today that KEVIN GOMEZ has been awarded the honor of 2013-14 National Hispanic Recognition Program (NHRP) Scholar.
The 2013 PSAT/NMSQT served as the initial screen of more than 259,000 Hispanic/Latino high school students who took the 2013 PSAT/NSMQT Exam. The NHRP was intiated in 1983 to identify outstanding Hispanic/Latino high school students. This year, the NHRP is recognizing about 5,300 Hispanic/Latino students selected from the students who took the PSAT/NMSQT Exam. Students recognized by the NHRP are at least one-quarter Hispanic/Latino and have a minimum PSAT/NMSQT score for their region. Students with a junior year cumulative GPA of 3.5 or higher are designated as Scholars and those with a junior year cumulative GPA of 3.0 to 3.49 are designated as Honorable Mentions.
WHS FOOTBALL PLAYERS VISIT STANTON-SMITH 3RD GRADE STUDENTS
District champions, Patrick Mahomes and Ryan Cheatham, visited and played football with Stanton Smith's 3rd graders from Mrs. Herrington's and Mrs. Williams' classrooms.
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