Points of Pride (Week of Oct. 29)

Alief ISD News and Recognitions

Architecture models were recently used as centerpieces during the Central Houston Annual Luncheon.

Center for Advanced Careers teacher Elmarko Garner and his Advanced Architecture students created these Piet Mondrian-inspired models last school year.

Alief ISD high school journalism students brought home top photography and writing awards from the Texas Association of Journalism Educators Fall Fiesta.

  • Best of Show - Nallely Quiem (Hastings)
  • Superior - Valerie Cerritos (Hastings), Nallely Quiem (Hastings) and Kassandra Garmendia (Hastings)
  • Excellent - Jenny Alvarado (Hastings), Sofia Cerda Pruneda (Hastings), Danny Le (Kerr) and Kimberly Ikediobi (Taylor)

Olle Middle School student Pablo Gomez won 4th chair placement in the Middle School Region Symphony Orchestra.

Symphony is the highest group for Region 23 Middle School Orchestra.

Boone Elementary School teacher Jossie Graterol was also chosen to win the Fueling Education Sweepstakes First Prize.

Graterol won a $1,000 voucher to shop National School Supply’s inventory and free registration to Steve Spangler’s Virtual Science Workshop.

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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