September Board Briefs

Gabriela Dorame is a senior at ALPHA Academy. She is a kind and respectful student and serves as a role model for her classmates. This past academic year, Gabriela earned 17 high school credits. She encompasses the “A” in ALPHA which stands for acceleration. Her teacher Ms. Vaccaro states, “She is one of the hardest working students I have ever seen with a determination to match. She is a non-nonsense student who embodies what it means to be an ALPHA student!”

Upon graduation in January 2017, she plans on attending the Culinary Institute LeNortre and study culinary arts. Her goal is to become an executive chef and own a gourmet restaurant.

Our second Student of the Month is Elizabeth Aguirre from Bear Branch Junior High. She is an accomplished, well-rounded student, excelling in all academic areas. Elizabeth is a leader, resilient, a critical thinker and always helping others. Her dedication to her education can be seen by her work ethic.

She is multi-talented. She sings in the school choir, plays for the Bear Branch Junior High Basketball team, participates in track, peer tutor and competes on the UIL Math team. When she graduates from high school, she plans to pursue a degree in Music Education at Baylor University.Her outlook on life can be summed up from a quote from Walt Disney: “It is fun to do the impossible.”

Community partner Davam Urgent Care honored both of the students of the month with a gift card for all of their hard work.

Magnolia Rotary Club Presentation of the Magnolia Bowl T-Shirt –Board of Trustee and Magnolia Rotary Club Member, Deborah Rose Miller presented a check for the winning Magnolia Bowl t-shirt design to Kevin Hall of Magnolia High School and his art teacher Mr. Clark.

Lone Star Leadership Academy students were recognized for participating in the 2016 summer camps. The nominated students attend week long camps for learning, leadership development and fun. This program is designed for 4th – 8th graders.

Coach Westmoreland honored the Magnolia High School Varsity Bulldog 2016 19-5A District Champion Baseball Team.

Coach Tamborello honored the Magnolia West High Varsity Mustangs 2016 District Semi-Finalists Softball Team.