February 2020

Headshot of Education Foundation of STISD executive director, Koorosh Famitafreshi
Education Foundation of STISD Hires BETA Alumnus as Executive Director
Posted on 02/07/2020
The Education Foundation of STISD recently hired Koorosh Famitafreshi as its new executive director.   Read more about Education Foundation of STISD Hires BETA Alumnus as Executive Director
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World Scholars Showcases IB Film and IB Visual Arts Projects During Campus Art Festival
Posted on 02/07/2020
STISD World Scholars hosted the annual campus Art Festival on Jan. 31 to showcase IB candidates' creativity through IB Film and IB Visual Arts.   Read more about World Scholars Showcases IB Film and IB Visual Arts Projects During Campus Art Festival
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Project Lead the Way Distinguished School STISD Science Academy Welcomes Visitors to Learn About its Programs
Posted on 02/06/2020
Science Academy was named a 2018-2019 Project Lead the Way (PLTW) Distinguished School in spring 2019, and as such, had the privilege of sharing its program and teaching practices with 15 school district representatives from throughout the RGV and elsewhere in the state in January.  Read more about Project Lead the Way Distinguished School STISD Science Academy Welcomes Visitors to Learn About its Programs
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Science Academy Collaboration with Texas A&M University Exposes Students to Real-Life Application of Statics
Posted on 02/06/2020
As part of a larger collaboration with Texas A&M University, four representatives from the university's Oran W. Nicks Low Speed Wind Tunnel, part of the university’s Engineering department, visited Science Academy to provide students with exposure to real-life application of “statics."  Read more about Science Academy Collaboration with Texas A&M University Exposes Students to Real-Life Application of Statics
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Twenty-year-old Teacher Academy Time Capsule Opened by Former Teacher and Alumni
Posted on 02/05/2020
Former Teacher Academy instructor Robin Cramer and alumni from her 7th-grade class in 2000 returned to the campus on Feb. 2 to dig up and open a time capsule buried 20 years earlier.  Read more about Twenty-year-old Teacher Academy Time Capsule Opened by Former Teacher and Alumni
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Winning Teams from District Battle of the Books Competition Advance to Regional Meet This Month
Posted on 02/05/2020
STISD kicked off the new year with the district’s sixth annual Battle of the Books competition, with the middle schools facing off on Wednesday, Jan. 15, and the high schools competing the following evening.  Read more about Winning Teams from District Battle of the Books Competition Advance to Regional Meet This Month
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STISD Campuses to Compete in Inaugural Superintendent's Cup Co-Ed Softball Tournament
Posted on 02/03/2020
Teams from all six STISD campuses will face off in the inaugural Superintendent's Cup Co-Ed Softball Tournament on Saturday, Feb. 15.  Read more about STISD Campuses to Compete in Inaugural Superintendent's Cup Co-Ed Softball Tournament