Crockett Cougar Chatter
Crawford's Corner... A Message from the Principal
Mark Your Calendars!
Future Important Dates
April 5: Late Start
April 7: Saturday School (9-12:00)
April 8: Cap 10k
April 10: English I EOC Exam
April 10: CAC Meeting (5:30 pm)
April 12: English II EOC Exam
April 12: Orchestra Spirit Night at Bush's Chicken
April 13: Mr. Cougar (6:30 pm)
April 14: Saturday School (9-12:00)
April 16: PTSA Meeting (6:00 pm)
April 18: Greater Austin High School Musical Theatre Awards at The Long Center
April 21: Cougar Block Party
April 21: Saturday School (9-12:00)
April 24: Blood Drive (9:00-3:00)
April 24: An Evening with VentureLab Founder & Author Dr. Cristal Glangchai (6:00)
April 28: Saturday School (9-12:00)
May 7-11: Algebra I, Biology, US History EOC Exams
May 7-18: AP Exams
May 4 & 5: TexAnn Spring Show (7:30 pm)
May 5: Saturday School (9-12:00)
May 12: Saturday School (9-12:00)
May 14: PTSA Meeting (6:00 pm)
May 19: Saturday School (9-12:00)
May 19: Prom
May 21-24: Senior Finals (See schedule below)
May 23-30: Finals for 9th -11th grade (May 24th-May 30th will be half days - see schedule below)
May 25: Senior Graduation Walk to the Elementary Schools (9:30)
May 29: Graduation Practice at the CHS big gym (1:15)
May 30: Graduation at the Frank Erwin Center (4:00)
For athletic and other events, please visit the
THE LAST ILLUSION
Congratulations to the cast and crew of Crockett Theatre's 2018 UIL One Act Play, THE LAST ILLUSION, for a successful contest season! THE LAST ILLUSION tells the story of famous magician, Harry Houdini and included real magic tricks performed by Crockett Theatre students, such as the Metamorphosis and the DeKolta Chair, both making people disappear before your eyes!
District individual awards included:
- Junior, Amara Johnson - All Star Cast
- Sophomore, Chloe Matyis - Honorable Mention
- Freshman, Jericho Modjeski - Best Tech
- Junior, Noah Messer - All Star Cast
- Sophomore, Chloe Matyis, Honorable Mention
- Senior, Sandro Hendrix - Best Tech
Give a standing ovation to the cast and crew of THE LAST ILLUSION:
(in order of appearance)
Adi Garcia-Paz, MARY/ SHOWGIRL
Jay Perez, GORDON
Marissa Nottingham, EVELYN/ SHOWGIRL/ SOCIETY WOMAN
Kim Rankin, BEATRICE/ SHOWGIRL
Alyssa Arellano, MYRNA/ SHOWGIRL
Sandro Hendrix, GEORGE
Leanne Villegas, MARGERY CRANDON
Zach Washington, DR. CRANDON
Amara Johnson, MARTIN BECK (Manager)
Noah Messer, HARRY HOUDINI
Alex Munoz, THEO WEISS (Brother)
Sarah Traylor, CELIA WEISS (Mother)/ SOCIETY WOMAN
Chloe Matyis, BESS HOUDINI (Wife)
Cameron Smith, PAUL (Best Friend)
Sam Robinson, HEREWARD CARRINGTON
Jericho Modjeski, Light Board Operator
Kade Reyes, Backstage Crew
Paula Velazquez, Props
Collin Hicks, Backstage Lighting
Jakes Brink, SFX Lighting
MR. COUGAR, Friday April 13th
Join us for the 2017-2018 MR. COUGAR! - THE ALL MALE BEAUTY PAGEANT, Friday April 13th at 6:30pm in the Crockett PAC. The contest includes a TALENT round and a BEAUTY DRESS round. Finalists will compete in an INTERVIEW round. The audience gets to VOTE contestants into the final round, and the guest judges will pick the winner. Join us to find out... WHO WILL BE CROWNED THE NEXT MR. COUGAR??? Tickets sold at the door: $3 for 3 votes and $5 for 6 votes. Concessions will be sold by the Crockett Theatre Booster Club.
Crockett Students Excel in VASE
Visual Art Students competed in the Visual Art Scholastic Event on March 3rd in San Marcos TX
We had 47 art pieces competing this year and the results were as follows:
1st place: Crockett 44
2nd place: Crockett 3
3 State Qualifiers: Jack Rodriguez, Frida Davila, Juli Castillo
Calling all Cougar Alumni!!
Donate the Gift of Life!
Crockett Girls Soccer made the UIL Soccer Playoffs
Congratulations to all of our students who competed in U.I.L. Academics on March 24th!
Crockett went head to head against area schools in topics like Current Issues, Number Sense, Spelling, Science, and more!
NATALIE GONZALES won the silver medal in Accounting!
AYDEN BLACKWELL and DOMINIQUE FLORES also medaled in Accounting, which pushed our WHOLE Accounting team to FIRST in DISTRICT!
ALAN GREGORY advances to regionals in Science, and brought home a medal in Math!
GUNNER WILLIE and FLYNN MILLER tied for a medal in Social Studies, while EMILY McCLANAHAN took the bronze so she advances to regionals in Social Studies!
ELIZABETH MARTINEZ medaled in Number Sense and Calculator Applications!
AIDAN POTTS medaled in Current Issues!
YADIRA RODRIGUEZ medaled in Ready Writing!
And ARALIYA DOOLDENIYA medaled in both Spelling and Ready Writing!
GREAT JOB CROCKETT ACADEMICS TEAM!
Attention Vertical Team Families
There is a law in the state of Texas that is intended to give districts more local control to suit the individual needs of campuses. Our participation this school year (17-18) included a professional development date on November 10th. The Crockett Vertical Team is proposing the following District of Innovation dates: Sept 24th, Jan 3rd and 4th, Feb 15th for the 2018-19 school year. You will receive more information regarding these dates to be used as student holidays, so you can best organize your calendars.