Category: Month: May 2021

Knox Elementary teacher Elizabeth Brock honored by Dallas Cowboys as a Class Act Teacher of the Month

Knox Elementary Teacher Recognized as Cowboys Class Act

May 11, 2021
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Teacher awarded $3,000 for classroom supplies The Dallas Cowboys bus and team mascot Rowdy don’t just show up to elementary schools every day. Every once in a while, they make an exception for extraordinary teachers like Elizabeth Brock from Knox Elementary. Brock was in for a sweet surprise Monday morning as she and her class…

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Father Fest 2021

Father FEST is this Saturday!

May 11, 2021
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Music, games, fun and more! Get ready for live music and loads of family fun this Saturday! Father FEST is just a few days away at the Gene and Jerry Jones Family Field at Workman Junior High School! Register today for Father FEST! The free outdoor event is a fun celebration of fatherhood and families! All…

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Matthew McConaughey's just keep livin Foundation Donates Laptops to Sam Houston High School students

Dell Donates Computers to the Sam Houston Just Keep Livin Program

May 6, 2021
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just keep livin foundation promotes fitness and wellness for high schoolers Approximately 30 Sam Houston High School students received new Dell Chromebooks from the just keep livin Foundation (j.k livin), an after-school program focused on empowering youth to live healthier lifestyles. In partnership with Dell and the Texas Rangers, the nonprofit organization gifted the laptops…

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Peach students present check to Debbie Peach for scholarship fund

Peach Elementary students raise money for Eddy Peach Scholarship

May 5, 2021
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‘Pennies for Peach’ raises more than $1,200 Peach Elementary School hosts a “Pennies for Peach” scholarship fundraiser each year in honor of legendary football coach and school namesake Eddy “The Mayor” Peach and his wife Debbie.  Eddy Peach worked for Arlington ISD for 40 years and his wife Debbie for 36 years. Describing the Peach legacy, Peach principal Dr. Stephanie Lee said it exemplifies, “Excellence, athletics, academics and progress.” Debbie Peach visited the school…

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