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Placing value on education

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These faces say it all! Creative Tradition Elementary School teacher Krystal Seaman thinks outside the box to get her first-graders engaged in a fun and effective way to learn about place value.

Scientists in the making

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It looks like Tradition Elementary School, in the East Central ISD in St. Hedwig, is creating future scientists! Third-, fourth-, and fifth-grade students took on the role of scientists, where they investigated a question and created a visual display of their findings. First place went to Emily D.; Hannah J. took second; and third was awarded to Kayla M. Congratulations, […]

Lady Hornets go 6-0 their first week

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The East Central Lady Hornets defeated Veterans Memorial Aug. 9. They swarmed the Patriots to win 3-1: Kills – Kylie Bennett (15) Assists – McKynna Moxley (23) Blocks – Nicole Pruski (4) Digs – Tyler Polk (8) Aces – Saige De La Fuente (3) Scores – 19-25, 25-16, 25- 15, 25 – 23 The Lady Hornets played a double-header Aug. […]

East Central taking applications for free, reduced lunch

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The East Central Independent School District is accepting applications for free and reduced-price school meals for students who meet eligibility requirements. Eligible families may include households receiving TANF, Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP), FDPIR, those with foster children, if their child is enrolled in Head Start, or who meet the income guidelines of the program, based on a Federal Income […]

East Central ISD school board focuses on employee pay, benefits

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The main items before the East Central Independent School District’s board of trustees June 17 involved efforts related to the district’s employees — ranging from employee compensation to health care and paid leave. Superintendent Roland Toscano, discussing the 2021-22 employee compensation schedule, outlined the key new points that look to bring the district into a more competitive range in terms […]

Hornets wrap up spring season with Black & Gold Game

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The East Central Hornets wrapped up their spring football practice season with their annual Black & Gold Game on May 21 at Hornet Stadium. The controlled scrimmage gave Head Coach Joe Hubbard and his staff a first-hand look at the young team that will suit up for the Hornets in the fall. The Black team prevailed by a final score […]

East Central athletes commit to college sports

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Cheyenne Dantonio, volleyball, Austin College, Sherman Trista Salas, volleyball, Victoria College, Victoria Cadi Garcie, Aquatics (Dive), The College of Idaho, Caldwell, Idaho Robert Gibbs, baseball, Luna Community College, Las Vegas, N.M. Kalvin Solis, football, McPherson College, McPherson, Kan. Jordyn Lopez, softball, UTEP, El Paso Marisol Vargas, softball, Texas A&M University- San Antonio, San Antonio Leah Gonzalez, softball, Trinity University, San […]