Tiger Tracks

Parent Newsletter - Issue #272 - March 1, 2020

This Week in Tiger Territory!

Monday, March 2

Athletic Booster Club Meeting 6:30 Library


Tuesday, March 3

Tiger Tuesday - PJ Day

Orchestra UIL Contest

Softball @ Dulles 4:30/6:00

JV Baseball @ George Ranch 4:00/6:00

Varsity Baseball vs. George Ranch 6:00

Girls Soccer @ Clements 5:30/7:30

Boys Soccer vs. Clements 5:30/7:30

HOSA State Competition Parent Meeting 6:30 G103

Boys Basketball Playoff vs. Morton Ranch 7:00 Wheeler


Wednesday, March 4

College Wear Wednesday

Sub Varsity Track Meet Home 4:00

ProGrad Meeting 7:00 Library


Thursday, March 5

JV Baseball Tournament

Varsity Baseball Tournament @ CCISD

Varsity Tennis @ Cy Fair

Varsity Track Meet @ Bridgeland High School

NHS Meeting Seniors 6:45 AM/2:50 PM

HBCU and You Movie Night 3:15 Commons

Orchestra Pre UIL Concert 7:00 Auditorium


Friday, March 6

On Fridays We Wear Red

Term 3 Ends

JV Baseball Tournament

Varsity Baseball Tournament @ CCISD

Softball vs. Heights 4:30/6:00

Boys Soccer @ Kempner 5:30/7:30

Girls Soccer vs. Kempner (Senior Night) 5:30/7:30

"Hollow" Showcase 6:00 Auditorium


Saturday, March 7

JV Baseball Tournament

Varsity Baseball Tournament @ CCISD


SPRING BREAK

March 9-13


Tuesday, March 10

JV Baseball vs. Pearland 4:00/6:00

Varsity Baseball @ Pearland 6:00


Thursday, March 12

JV Red Baseball Tournament @ Katy High School

Varsity Baseball FBISD Tournament Home


Friday, March 13

JV Red Baseball Tournament @ Katy High School

JV Grey Baseball @ GRHS 4:30/6:00

Varsity Baseball FBISD Tournament Home


Saturday, March 14

JV Red Baseball Tournament @ Katy High School

Varsity Baseball FBISD Tournament Home

SAT THS

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Region 3 Quarterfinal Boys Basketball vs. Morton Ranch HS

Tuesday, March 3rd, 7pm

16325 Lexington Boulevard

Sugar Land, TX

Let's pack the stands with Tigers!

Tickets are $5 at the door.

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Texas DECA State Career and Development Conference

THS had 19 state finalists, with 13 advancing to DECA’s International Career and Development Conference, the national competition level, to be held April 29-May 2 in Nashville. Last year we had 16 finalists, with seven advancing.



The following students were State Finalists and received medals for their competitive event:

Samra H. – Business Finance Series

Tanya M., Ayra M. and Khushleen S. – Buying and Merchandising Operations Research

Ria M. – Business Services Operations Research

Amaan A. – Quick Service Restaurant Management


The following students were State Finalists, received medals for their competitive event, AND advanced to the DECA International Career & Development Conference:

Jessica S. – Apparel & Accessories Marketing Series

Louis C. – Accounting Application Series

Ghulam A. and Afif A. – Business Law and Ethics Team Decision Making

Tarah P. – Buying and Merchandising Operations Research

Rishika S. and Alishba Z. - Buying and Merchandising Operations Research

Sanemi J. – Entrepreneurship Innovation Plan

Aryan P. - Integrated Marketing Campaign – Service

Kayla J. – Restaurant and Food Service Management

Nuhaid B., Samee P. and Pratham R. – Sports and Entertainment Marketing Research


Ema Z. was one of 19 state officer candidates running for six spots. Each candidate was scored in several areas included a test, two interviews, an application, and votes by representatives from each of the 13 Texas DECA Districts.

Ema was elected as one of the six state officers who will serve this next year!

THS MCJROTC competed at Regionals in Shreveport, Louisiana

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PTO News

STAFF APPRECIATION

In March, we are getting ready to saddle up and celebrate our staff with a Rodeo Roundup! We will be celebrating our staff on Friday, March 6th.

If you are able to donate an item, please see the link below:

https://www.signupgenius.com/go/10C054EA9A829AA8-thsrodeo

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THS Attendance Rate- Top HS rate in the District, but a decrease from last week.

Our goal is a 98% attendance rate.


9th- 98.03%

10th- 95.74%

11th- 94.41%

12th- 96.14%


Overall- 96.12%

Attention Parents of Graduating Tigers!

Read below for important information for Seniors.

ProGrad 2020

Tickets go on sale April 6, 2020 for $25.

April 27- Price goes up to $35

May 11- Price goes up to $45

May 18- Price goes up to $50


There will be no tickets sold at the door. Ticket and ID are required to attend on event night. Contact ProGrad committee with questions.

Graduation Ticket Information

February 24, students or their parents/guardians will have the opportunity to request additional tickets, or indicate whether they need fewer than the allotted 8 tickets, by filling out an online form located on our THS homepage.

National English Honor Society

The Travis High School chapter of the National English Honor Society is now accepting applications for the 2020-2021 school year. Sophomores and juniors who have exemplified academic excellence in English language and literature, who have demonstrated exemplary character, and who wish to promote literacy while sharing their love of reading and writing may apply. Interested sophomores and juniors, please pick up an application before or after class from Mrs. Kimbrough in room E130.

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Absence information for Exam Exemptions

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Check your Tiger Pride Points online!

Click Here to check your student's Tiger Pride Point total on our Travis High School website!
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Planning To Volunteer This Year?

All volunteers must update their criminal background check annually. Click Here to access the online criminal history form.

Important Dates From the Counseling Office

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Don't Forget to Check Out the College and Career Newsletter from Mrs. Martinez!

See below for a list of all Travis Clubs

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Counselor and Administrator Splits

Counselors

Dwelvin Oliphant, Lead Counselor

Ladale Webster-Lamb (A-Ch)

Monet Newsome (Ci-Go)

Jeanne Andrews (Gr-La)

Cheryl Clark (Le-Ok)

Brenell Young (Ol-Sh)

Tanya Johnson (Si-Z)


Principals

Sarah Laberge, Principal

Adrienne Garcia, Associate Principal

Damien Bassett, Assistant Principal (A-C)

Lisa Long, Assistant Principal (D-I)

Derryk Pope, Assistant Principal (J-M)

Tara Baker (Pugh), Assistant Principal (N-R)

Erik Smith, Assistant Principal (S-Z)

To request that an announcement be added to this newsletter send information by Friday at 3:00 PM to

Ms. Garcia

Associate Principal

adrienne.garcia@fortbendisd.com