Friday 31 October 2014

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School is out Friday

Students in the Houston Independent School District do not have to attend school on Friday, October 3. It is the district’s “fall holiday.” At West U Elementary, the PTO is still looking for volunteers to help out the with the …

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West U Elementary Early Dismissal is FRIDAY

Although many HISD schools will have early dismissal Wednesday, West U Elementary School Principal John Threet is reminding parents that will be a full school day. Students at West

WUES Kindergarten Parents to Meet

Parents of children who will be kindergarteners this year at West University Elementary School will meet Wednesday at 7 p.m. at Molina’s, located at 3801 Bellaire Blvd. Even parents

Two Lamar HS Students Awarded Scholarships

Two Lamar High School students were among 30 Houston Independent School District graduating seniors who received $550,000 in college scholarships this year, as a result of the

Strake, Lamar, Bellaire set to begin first-round baseball playoff matchups

It’s the first weekend in May and that means the state 5A high school baseball playoffs will begin with Bi-District action that has Bellaire, Lamar, and Strake Jesuit

Redskins Become Texans

The Redskins are no more. Welcome the Lamar High School Texans.

After complaints that “Redskins” was offensive, HISD decided it was time for Lamar High School to

You Can Cut Class Friday to Pray

The Houston Independent School District will hold classes on this Friday, April 18, 2014, as a bad weather make-up day.

However, HISD has clarified what to do

WUES Top in Country for Food Giving

For the fourth consecutive year, students at West University Elementary School collected more food for the Souper Bowl of caring than any other school in the United States. Houston

West University Elementary Students Get Creative During Art Night

[caption id="attachment_48281" align="alignnone" width="285"] Parents and students make capes and other super creations during West University Elementary School’s annual Art Night.[/caption] West University Elementary K-2 students spent an

Lamar HS History Book On-sale

History buffs will treasure a new book about the history of Lamar High School.

The Lamar Alumni Association recently commissioned local historian Anne Sloan to

OFFICIAL: Lamar Redskins No More, Mascot Change Ordered

On Thursday, the Houston Independent School District Board of Education voted 7-0 with one abstention and one member absent to approve the second reading of a policy update

Lamar, Bellaire dominate 20-5A all-district football selections

Lamar HS to Change Mascot

HISD moving to retire outdated mascots. Superintendent Terry Grier is confident that by the end of this week, Houston ISD will have a new policy that corrects a longstanding

West U Authors/Moms to Appear at WUES Book Fair

The annual West University Elementary School book fair, which enables the PTO to buy new books for the school library, will be held December 10, 11, and 12 at

WUES Book Fair – Powering Strong Readers

WUES PTO will receive a percentage back on all purchases and 20% on all sales above $10,000. This money will buy new books for the WUES library. When: