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District launches #pisdREADS initiative to foster lifelong learning
District launches #pisdREADS initiative to foster lifelong learning
Posted on 11/13/2018
Pasadena ISD staff, faculty and administrators know that being a lifelong reader is crucial to a student’s success, both in school and beyond — which is why they are launching the #pisdREADS initiative — to build, promote and sustain a district-wide culture of reading.  READ MORE... about District launches #pisdREADS initiative to foster lifelong learning
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SPARK Park dedication at Meador Elementary
Posted on 11/09/2018
Meador Elementary recently held a dedication ceremony for the campus’ new SPARK park. The park was a cooperative venture of Pasadena ISD, Meador parents, students and the community. The park includes a ¼ mile concrete walking trail, asphalt overlay and striping of basketball court, new basketball goals, benches, and trash cans.   READ MORE... about SPARK Park dedication at Meador Elementary
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McDonald’s Texas Invitational Basketball Tournament brings top Texas teams to town for season tip off
Posted on 11/07/2018
Eighty teams, featuring some of the state’s top ranked athletes, will start their season on the “road to state” by competing in the 2018 McDonald’s Texas Invitational Basketball Tournament -- one of the nation’s premiere early season championship tournaments. The tournament tips off on Thursday, Nov. 15 and is a launching pad for potential state champions and state tournament contenders and will feature show stopping action at 10 venues in the Pasadena and Deer Park area.  READ MORE... about McDonald’s Texas Invitational Basketball Tournament brings top Texas teams to town for season tip off
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Fields named 2018 Distinguished Citizen
Posted on 10/29/2018
President and owner of Rosewood Funeral Home, Jess Fields Sr. has been named the Pasadena ISD 2018 Distinguished Citizen of the Year. The prestigious distinction is awarded annually to a local resident or business representative who has demonstrated a strong commitment to serving communities within the school district.  READ MORE... about Fields named 2018 Distinguished Citizen
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Kruse Elementary students learn about fire safety from chemical plant volunteers
Posted on 10/28/2018
Chevron Phillips Chemical surprised Kruse Elementary students in Pasadena ISD with a special campus visit Oct. 11 for Fire Prevention Week. More than 300 students in Kindergarten, First Grade, and Second Grade got a first-hand lesson in fire safety and emergency response thanks to members of Chevron Phillips Chemical’s Emergency Response Team in Pasadena who volunteered to visit the school.  READ MORE... about Kruse Elementary students learn about fire safety from chemical plant volunteers
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Trojan trainers look to honor their own through cancer research donation
Posted on 10/26/2018
At South Houston High School, the athletic trainers’ program is once again joining the national effort by collecting donations during the football games to support cancer research for the Houston Methodist Cancer Center. This year the cause has special meaning to the South Houston athletic trainer family, as fifteen-year-old athletic trainer Naila Torres is fighting her own battle with cancer.  READ MORE... about Trojan trainers look to honor their own through cancer research donation
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Genoa teacher named finalist for Presidential Award
Posted on 10/24/2018
Kirsta Paulus Jenne, a third grade math teacher at Genoa Elementary, was recently named one of six Texas finalists for the 2018 Presidential Awards for Excellence in Mathematics and Science Teaching (PAEMST) by TEA Commissioner of Education Mike Morath.  READ MORE... about Genoa teacher named finalist for Presidential Award
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Vela scores memorable touchdown for San Jacinto Intermediate
Posted on 10/23/2018
Down by 14 to the Southmore Bulldogs with 2:34 left in the game, San Jacinto Intermediate had one of the most memorable plays in Tiger history.  READ MORE... about Vela scores memorable touchdown for San Jacinto Intermediate
New this year in Pasadena ISD: AVID Excel
New this year in Pasadena ISD: AVID Excel
Posted on 10/09/2018
Pasadena ISD has expanded its AVID system this year to include AVID Excel. Offered at the intermediate level, the elective class prepares English as a Second Language students (ESL) and Long-Term English Learners (LTEL) for the rigor of high school coursework.  READ MORE... about New this year in Pasadena ISD: AVID Excel
Video: SHHS inducts six into Wall of Honor
Video: SHHS inducts six into Hall of Honor
Posted on 10/04/2018
South Houston High School alumni returned to their alma mater recently to celebrate the campus’s induction of former students into the Hall of Honor.  READ MORE... about Video: SHHS inducts six into Hall of Honor