SHISD Mid-Week Message

Weekly Superintendent's Message for Spring Hill ISD

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Spring Hill Enrollment hits 2000!

Spring Hill ISD is HOT! Blue hot! I say blue hot and not red hot because the hottest part of the flame is blue. I am pleased to announce the SHISD enrollment crossed the 2000 mark today and we ended the day with 2002 students knowing they are #BETTERINBLUE!!! Last year we peaked at 1997 about this time before dropping down and finishing the year at 1970. Curious about the class sizes? Here they are:
  • PreK - 40
  • K - 134
  • 1 - 139
  • 2 - 163
  • 3 - 154
  • 4 - 152
  • 5 - 192
  • 6 - 168
  • 7 - 164
  • 8 - 141
  • 9 - 166
  • 10 - 135
  • 11 - 133
  • 12 - 113


  • Did you know that at 9.5 square miles, SHISD is the 2nd smallest geographic ISD in the state?
  • Did you know that according to TEA, SHISD had 146 students transfer out of the district last year? That is a loss of over $1.5 million dollars in revenue to the district. :(
  • Did you know that even though our tax rate of $1.67 is higher than Longview ISD, the SH taxpayers burden is lower due to the 15% optional homestead exemption that Longview does not offer?
  • Did you know that if you pay your homestead taxes in Oct, you save an additional 3%? In November it's an additional 2% and 1% in December?

Let's find a way to keep them here and encourage more people to move to the Premier District in East Texas!


  • Please remember to keep Dotty, Gail Powell's granddaughter, in your thoughts and prayers as she battles leukemia. She received a positive report on the latest bone marrow biopsy and has caught some kind of infection they are trying to pinpoint and treat. She was readmitted to the hospital in the early hours of the morning due to the infection. The family appreciates all who are covering Dotty and her family in prayer.
  • David Fleming's brother-in-law unexpectedly passed away last week. Please keep the family in your thoughts and prayers
  • Coach Montgomery had back surgery this week and is recovering well.


  • Thank you to the board for the increased contribution toward health insurance ~ Guy Fuller

SHISD 1st Year Teacher Ms. Washington Highlighted by CBS 19!!

SH Students display good character

Yesterday I rode to Tatum to pick up our 9th grade and JV Football teams after they played. We stopped in Tatum at the Sonic to get food for the guys and at that time they were told by Coach Ender to make sure there was no trash left on the bus. When we got back to the school the boys unloaded the bus, several of the guys I noticed carried their trash off the bus. But the reason I am writing this is to let you know how impressed I was with several of the young men:

  • Grant Fisher
  • Jordan Jones
  • Gavin Amerson
  • Jonathan Adame
  • Josh Decker
  • Bryan Vaca
  • Christian Jeter -(I'm not sure that is the correct last name< I couldn't read what he wrote down)

These guys stayed after everyone else got off the bus and cleaned. And even though it was expected of them, they really went above and beyond with it. They at times were crawling on the floor to make sure every thing was cleaned up and not a single one of them complained, they were very polite and willing to help, they also took the full trash bag and threw it away!! I was so impressed with these young men and wanted you to know what an amazing example they are!! Thank you so much for the work you do with them.

Thanks again,

Terry Warr


Spring Hill Primary

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Spring Hill Junior High

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Spring Hill High School

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Longview News Journal's Back to School Article Features SHISD Primary

SHHS Student Council & Leaders Core Members Volunteer for East Texas Advanced Manufacturing Academy

A big thank you to these six awesome young men representing Spring Hill High School Student Council and Leaders Core, helping to get the ETxAMA set up!
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Panther Football Players Joe Frank and Richey Matkin Read to Mrs. Cloud's and Mrs. Buchanan's Classes at the Intermediate

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State Qualifying 7 on 7 Football Team Recognition at Board Meeting

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It Was a Great Day to Meet the Panthers!

Varsity Panthers

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Junior Varsity Panthers

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Freshmen Panthers

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Spring Hill High School Athletic Trainers Ready for Duty

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Athletics Displays New Signs

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Early Morning Workout For Cross Country

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Good luck to Our Cross Country Team for a Great Season

Yellow Jacket Twilight Relay

The Spring Hill Cross Country team ran in LeTourneau University's 1st annual Yellow Jacket Twilight Relay, hosted by LeTourneau's Cross Country team. Our men's team placed as the runner up. CONGRATULATIONS on a great start to the season!
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Baby Bennett Cheering for the Lady Panthers

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Lady Panther Volleyball vs Longview / Pine Tree Teams

Panther Tennis

Spring Hill competed in their second match of the season against the John Tyler Lions. With good conditions outside today, the Panthers competed in great matches against the Lions to defeat them 17-2. This brings the Panthers record to 2-0 for the season. Here are the results:

Boys Doubles

  1. Patel/Castleberry def. Gamez/Gamez 6-4, 6-1
  2. Moore/Massey def. Iturbide/Basilio 6-0, 6-0
  3. McNabb/J. Couch def. Wade/Mondragon 6-0, 6-0

Girls Doubles

  1. Penn/Morton def. Wade/Fuentes 6-2, 6-3
  2. Nichols/McKelvey def. Varona/Zavala 6-3, 6-3
  3. Croom/Malloy def. Heverth/Castillo 6-4, 6-0

Mixed Doubles

  1. Z. Couch/Barnhill def. Ramirez/Pierce 6-0, 6-1

Boys Singles

  1. Kavin Patel def. Jesus Gamez 6-1, 6-3
  2. Collin Castleberry def. David Iturbide 6-1, 6-1
  3. Micah Moore def. David Gamez 6-0, 6-4
  4. Alston Massey def. Jose Basilio 4-6, 6-3, 14-12
  5. Carson McNabb def. Angel Mondragon 6-0, 6-0
  6. Zach Couch def. Zachary Wade 6-3, 6-0

Girls Singles

  1. Emmaline Nichols def. Mackenzie Wade 6-0, 3-6, 10-7
  2. Lexi Penn def. Diana Zavala 6-1, 6-0
  3. Maz Morton def. Lexi Varona 6-0, 6-0
  4. Logan McKelvey lost to Keren Fuentes 7-5, 4-6, 8-10
  5. Kennedy Croom def. Alexia Pierce 6-3, 7-5
  6. Maylea Malloy lost to Alejandra Heverth 4-6, 1-6
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Panther Tennis Falls to Hallsville for the First Loss of the Season

The Panthers took their first lost of the season against the Hallsville Bobcats, losing 9-10. Making us 2-1 for the season so far . Spring Hill dealt with tough adversity with the heat and tough players. There were a lot of great and close matches on the both boys and girls sides. Here are the results:

Boy's Doubles

  1. Patel/Castleberry lost to Watson/Davis 7-9
  2. McNabb/J. Couch lost to Brooks/Holman 1-8
  3. Moore/Massey def. McMahan/Spinler 8-4

Girl's Doubles

  1. Pen/Morton def. Fortner/Mixon 8-3
  2. Nichols/McKelvey def. Small/Mauldin 8-6
  3. Croom/Malloy lost to Carroll/Bounds 8-9 (3)

Mixed Doubles

  1. Barnhill/Z. Couch lost to Fontnot/Bryant 2-8

Boy's Singles

  1. Collin Castleberry lost to Payton Holman 2-6, 4-6
  2. Kavin Patel def. Levi Watson 6-1, 6-1
  3. Micah Moore lost to Scott Davis 4-6, 2-6
  4. Alston Massey lost to Trace Brooks 5-7, 5-7
  5. Zach Couch def. Hudson Crowley 6-7 (6), 6-3, 10-5
  6. Carson McNabb lost to 4-6, 0-6

Girl's Singles

  1. Lexi Penn def. Madie Fortner 6-0, 6-2
  2. Emmaline Nichols def. Kylee Mixon 6-1, 6-3
  3. Maz Morton def. Molly Mauldin 7-5, 6-2
  4. Logan McKelvey def. Macy Small 7-5, 7-6 (4)
  5. Kennedy Croom lost to Chole Carroll 0-6, 0-6
  6. Raygan Barnhill lost to Alyssa Fontnot 4-6, 1-6
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Spring Hill ISD Partnerships

Spring Hill ISD would like to thank the following sponsors for their continued support through the marquee partnership program. Proceeds help support:
  • Classroom technology
  • Fine arts exposure and experience
  • Support athletic programs
  • Innovative classes for sports marketing and game day production
  • Scholarships

For advertising information, please contact the superintendent's office at 903-323-7740.

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