Picture day is Thursday Sept 14 and Friday Sept 15th for grades 9-11.
Shelly Goel to Receive Girl Scout Award
Shelly will be receiving a Young Women of Distinction Award at a reception in November. Good work, Shelly!
Shelly has been a Girl Scout for five years and is currently a junior at the Science and Engineering Magnet at Townview High School in Dallas. Goel often spends her time giving back to the community. Based her Gold Award project, titled “Foster Interest in STEM for Girls,” Goel aims to introduce girls to various STEM fields and spark an interest in studying their passions in STEM further. Through her project, Goel ran courses for middle school students about basic science and engineering concepts, and designed a website complete with self-made materials for the program to be replicated for years to come. She will graduate from Science and Engineering Magnet at Townview High School in 2019.
"As a recipient of this award, I will continue to motivate and inspire girls to dispel gender stereotypes and have the confidence and support system to pursue their passions for STEM."
Districtwide College Fair Next Week
The Dallas ISD will host its annual Districtwide College Fair for all high school seniors and juniors and their parents on Wednesday, Sept. 20, 2017, 5:30pm-8:30pm, at the Jesse Owens Memorial Complex, 9191 South Polk Street, Dallas, Texas 75232. The college fair is free and provides many benefits to students and parents as they prepare for college and the workforce. Students and parents will receive admission and financial aid information from the universities and colleges scheduled to attend, as well as information from other organizations on various postsecondary opportunities. We look forward to seeing you there!