Points of Pride (Week of April 15)

Alief ISD News and Recognitions

Boys Soccer State Playoffs - Elsik vs Flower Mound

Friday, April 19th, 5pm

2275 North Austin Avenue

Georgetown, TX

Location – Birkelbach Field (Georgetown, TX)

Cost - $7 Student, $12 Adult, $30 All Tournament Pass

No Passes/ ID’s Accepted

Hastings High School student Aerial Williams was named Houston Chronicle's Girls Athlete of the Week.

Williams was recognized for her accomplishments in track and field events, including the 100-meter dash, 200-meter dash and 400-meter run.

Varsity District Track Meet Results

Women's Events:

  • Aerial Williams (Hastings) - 100 Meter Dash (1st Place), 200 Meter Dash (1st Place) and 400 Meter Dash (1st Place)
  • Lauriel Samuels - 100 Meter Hurdles (3rd Place)
  • Esther Oboye (Taylor) - High Jump (1st Place)
  • Jada Shanklin (Elsik) - High Jump (2nd Place)
  • Sandra Chuks (Elsik) - Triple Jump (1st Place)
  • Delores Okeke (Elsik) - Shot Put (3rd Place) and Discus Throw (2nd Place)
  • Jasmine Taylor, Shaynea Redmond, Timiejha Furlow and Goddess Woodard (Elsik) - 4x100 Meter Relay (2nd Place)
  • Eloho Joel-Onowakpo, Shaynea Redmond, Goddess Woodard and Timiejha Furlow (Elsik) - 4x200 Meter Relay (1st Place)
  • Jasmine Taylor, Shaynea Redmond, Goddess Woodard and Sandra Chuks (Elsik) - 4x400 Meter Relay (1st Place)


Men's Events:

  • JeVaughn Stanley (Elsik) - 100 Meter Dash (2nd Place)
  • De'montray Callis (Taylor) - 100 Meter Dash (3rd Place)
  • Eric Prier (Taylor) - 400 Meter Dash (2nd Place)
  • Kamar Johnson (Elsik) - 110 Meter Hurdles (2nd Place)
  • Terrance Thomas (Hastings) - 300 Meter Hurdles (2nd Place)
  • Ayomide Ogunbunmi - Triple Jump (2nd Place)
  • Ezrah Thibodeaux (Taylor) - Shot Put (2nd Place)
  • Anthanase Mwamba, Eric Prier, Khambrail Winters and Shea Whiting (Taylor) - 4x10 Meter Relay (3nd Place)
  • Anthanase Mwamba, Shea Whiting, Khambrail Winters and De'montray Callis (Taylor) - 4x200 Meter Relay (2nd Place)
  • Eric Prier, Shea Whiting, Keyon Malone and Anthanase Mwamba (Taylor) - 4x400 Meter Relay (2nd Place)

Owens Intermediate School raised more than $1,276 for Pennies for Patients.

The school exceeded its target goal of $750. The fundraiser benefits the Leukemia and Lymphoma Society.

Killough Middle School was named a Project Lead the Way Gateway Showcase School.

KMS hosted this STEM showcase. Project Lead The Way provides transformative learning experiences for Pre-K to 12th grade students and teachers through engaging, hands-on classroom environment, empowering students to develop in-demand knowledge and skills they need to thrive and providing teachers with the training, resources and support they need to engage students in real-world learning.

Congratulations to the Cadre Kerr inductees!

Cadre Kerr theatre will be inducting various thespians for the 2018-2019 school year:


  • 38 students into the International Thespian Honor Society – 100 hours and 2 shows
  • 20 Honor Thespians – 600 hours
  • 4 National Honor Thespians – 1200 hours
  • 1 International Honor Thespian – 1800 hours (Chayanne Cabrales, who is also a vice Presidential Scholar)
  • 4 Graduating Thespian Vice Presidential Scholars – 3.5 or above GPA
  • 14 Graduating Presidential Scholars – 4.0 or above GPA
  • 2 Thespian Scholars – 3.0 or above GPA

Congratulations to this year's Alief ISD Fund for Teachers fellows!

Best Elementary Teacher Elizabeth Ross will learn best practices in inclusive education at the International Association of Special Education in Tanzania and will tour programs and schools focusing on inclusion.


Outley Elementary School librarian Khytt Lawrey and Albright Middle School teacher Adriana Hernandez will explore Leonardo da Vinci's life throughout France to tap into his way of thinking, creativity and legacy to further student learning.

Congratulations to the following Alief ISD staff members, whose DonorsChoose.org projects were funded!

Want to share a Points of Pride with the Alief ISD Public Relations Department?

Email your Points of Pride submission to Tracy Lau at tylau@aliefisd.net.

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