Texas National Bank Awards Good Grades Pay Winners at Sweetwater High School

Forty-six Sweetwater High School students made the A-Honor Roll in the 3rd six weeks of the 2017-2018 school year, and Texas National Bank continued with its commitment to recognize and award one lucky scholar from each grade with $50.  The winners of the Texas National Bank Good Grades Pay Award for the 3rd six seeks of the 2017-2018 school year were Jacqueline Arellano, (9th Grade), Luke Berry (10th Grade), Kara Lehnert (11th Grade), and Lauren Rodriguez (12th Grade).  

Other students making the A-Honor Roll were:

Ninth Grade: Kynzie Avalos, Max Berry, Darian Carr, Ethan Cortez, Kyla Daniel, Xandria Delacruz, Brendan Delgado, Emma Dent, Jonathan Gallegos, Krystian Gomez, Jeremy Le, Ana Lynch, Jazmin Medellin, Gabriella Pena, Skyler Pulattie, Mia Valdez, and Jazel Villa.

Tenth Grade: Madyson Gilmore, Kei'arriyen Griffin, Elli Lehnert, Garrett Logan, Andres Neri, Arianna Palacios, Isaiah Pena, Lily Smola, Collin Stafford, and Gabriella Ukabi.

Eleventh Grade:  Maria Chavez, Annisa McCollom, Hannah Mobley, and Elizabeth Palacios. 

Twelfth Grade:  Taya Carr, Kobe Clark, Avery Garcia, Trenton Hicks, Jason Hoover, Keanna Mackey, Mason Maxwell, Lindsey Romero, Jose Solis, Danielle Ukabi, and Kurt Wetsel.

Congratulations to those who made all A's during the six week period, and to the Good Grades Pay winners.  Texas National Bank wants to remind students to apply themselves, set goals, and study hard, because Good Grades Pay! The Good Grades Pay program was established by Texas National Bank in 2012 to encourage Sweetwater High School students to do well in school and pursue higher education.  To date, the bank has awarded $6,200 to local students.  
 

Pictured (L to R): Mike Fernandez, Kathy Smartt, Jacqueline Arellano, Luke Berry, Kara Lehnert, Lauren Rodriguez, Tecka Mobley, and Chris Bibb

Pictured (L to R): Mike Fernandez, Kathy Smartt, Jacqueline Arellano, Luke Berry, Kara Lehnert, Lauren Rodriguez, Tecka Mobley, and Chris Bibb

Sweetwater High's Max Rodriguez Qualifies for State Solo and Ensemble

From Jenny Doggett, SISD Choir Director -

Congratulations to Max Rodriguez, a junior at Sweetwater High School. He qualified on January 28 with his Solo at the Regional level to compete at the State Solo and Ensemble Contest in Austin on May 27-29. This will be Max's third year to qualify to attend the State Competition!

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Anthony Palacios Named Sweetwater High School Alumni Spotlight for February

Sweetwater High School's "Alumni Spotlight" for February:
 

Anthony Palacios

Sweetwater High School Class of 2012

Graduate of the University of Texas at San Antonio - Mechanical Engineering Degree, Dec. 2017

Family: Kathryn Palacios - 2011 SHS Graduate, and 3 year old twins - Nathaniel and Aaliyah
 
Do you know a Sweetwater High School graduate who should be recognized in our Alumni Spotlight?  Please submit their information (including contact information) via email to SHS Counselor RuthAnn Campbell at ruthann.campbell@sweetwaterisd.net

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Dr. McFarland Begins New Tradition of Presenting a 'State of the District' Report

Superintendent Dr. George McFarland began a new tradition at the December 2017 Regular Meeting of the Board of Trustees by presenting a State of the District Report.  The document presented to the Board of Trustees gives transparency by providing information about the district operations with regard to staff and student data, district financial data, and student academic accountability information.  The entire State of the District document can be viewed here.

Go to: State of the District 2017 (PDF)

Kathleen Campbell Wilson Named SHS Alumni Spotlight for January

Sweetwater High School's "Alumni Spotlight" for January:

Kathleen (Campbell) Wilson

Sweetwater High School Graduate: 2013

Cisco College Graduate: Associate of Arts - 2015

Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University: Distinguished Military Graduate. Bachelor of Science in Global Security & Intelligence Studies with a concentration in Defense Studies and Arabic Language - 2017

United States Army: Commissioned as a 2nd Lieutenant - 2017

Married to Tyler Wilson.


Do you know a Sweetwater High School graduate who should be recognized in our Alumni Spotlight? Please submit their information (including contact information) via email to SHS Counselor RuthAnn Campbell at ruthann.campbell@sweetwaterisd.net

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