Stingerette Senior Showcase: Gracie Lamont

Stingerette Senior Showcase: Gracie Lamont

This week’s Stingerette Senior Showcase is Miss Gracie Lamont. Gracie is the daughter of Kathy Lamont. She is a three year member of the National Champion Stingerettes and is currently a Senior Lieutenant. Gracie also served as a Junior Varsity Instructor her Junior year. Gracie is considering Texas Tech University where she would like to major […]

Williams Middle School Wildcat Dancers bring home awards from TVCC Cardette Extravaganza by Showtime

Williams Middle School Wildcat Dancers bring home awards from TVCC Cardette Extravaganza by Showtime

The Williams Middle School Wildcat Dancers recently competed at the TVCC Cardette Extravaganza by Showtime where they brought home numerous awards. Officer Awards Sweepstakes, Judges Award, Grand Champion and BEST OF THE BEST (for this last award, they beat five high schools and two other middle schools’ officers) Team Awards Sweepstakes, Best in Category for […]

Business Professionals of America students advance to state

Business Professionals of America students advance to state

Twenty Business Professionals of America (BPA) students recently advanced to state after competing at the BPA Regional Leadership Conference (RLC) competition held at the Dr. Gene Burton College & Careers Academy GBCCA chapter members will now have the opportunity to join over 3,200 other conference delegates, from across the state, to participate in state level business skill […]

Dr. Gene Burton College & Career Academy hosts district 8th graders

Dr. Gene Burton College & Career Academy hosts district 8th graders

Dr. Gene Burton College & Career Academy recently welcomed more than 1,300 8th grade students from all three middle schools. Students choose one career cluster/ program of study to learn more about by spending time in that classroom with the lead teacher. Burton Academy Student Ambassadors took the lead with organizing all the groups, letting […]

Heath Lady Hawks Varsity Soccer wins first home game over Mesquite

Heath Lady Hawks Varsity Soccer wins first home game over Mesquite

    The Heath Lady Hawks Varsity Soccer Team played their first home game of the season on Friday, winning 2-0 over Mesquite. In the first half, Rockwall-Heath started the game slow but picked up the pace about 15 minutes into the game. They settled in and started to knock the ball around and attacked […]

Rockwall ISD to host Elective Fair Feb. 5

Rockwall ISD will host an Elective Fair from 6 to 8 p.m. Wednesday, February 5 at the Dr. Gene Burton College and Career Academy. All clubs, organizations, athletics, band, cheer and more will be represented from each high school.

Lunch in the Library: Rockwall’s Jones Elementary students fill up on reading

Lunch in the Library: Rockwall’s Jones Elementary students fill up on reading

Every Tuesday, fifth and sixth graders take their lunch to the Jones Elementary School library to read and interact with students from other classes.  Both grades recently read The Last Kids on Earth, which is a book about school aged students who have to survive on their own after a zombie apocalypse hits their town. The main […]

High Touch, High Tech Science at Rockwall’s Pullen Elementary

High Touch, High Tech Science at Rockwall’s Pullen Elementary

The Pullen Elementary School PTA Programs Committee recently sponsored the High Touch, High Tech Science Program for the 4th grade where students learned facts about gems, rocks and minerals.  They uncovered the mysteries of rock formations and crystalline structures.  Students learned about the areas these gems, rocks and minerals are found in. This hands-on, in school […]

Rockwall’s Williams Wildcat dancers earn awards at TVCC Cardette Extravaganza

Rockwall’s Williams Wildcat dancers earn awards at TVCC Cardette Extravaganza

The Williams Middle School Wildcat Dancers recently competed at the TVCC Cardette Extravaganza by Showtime where they brought home numerous awards. Officer Awards Sweepstakes, Judges Award, Grand Champion and BEST OF THE BEST – this last award they beat 5 high schools and 2 other middle schools’ officers! Team Awards Sweepstakes, Best in Category for […]

Rowlett-based Men & Ladies of Honor release latest ‘Men of Honor’ magazine curriculum

Rowlett-based Men & Ladies of Honor release latest ‘Men of Honor’ magazine curriculum

The Men & Ladies of Honor are excited to release their third and final installment of the “Men of Honor” magazine curriculum. The Men of Honor Magazine 3 is used in the Men of Honor program. Volume 3 has a heavy emphasis on servant leadership, and students are encouraged to use the skills and character […]