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Cy-Fair Schools, Sports, Students March 2017

| March 1, 2017
Cy-Fair Schools, Sports, Students March 2017

JERSEY VILLAGE STUDENTS ATTEND PRESIDENTIAL INAUGURATION By Emmilyne Thomas, Jersey Village HS Forty-two students from Jersey Village High School traveled to Washington, D.C. to attend the presidential inauguration ceremony for the 45th President of the United States, Donald Trump, on Jan. 20. Lan Lee, Jersey Village English teacher, organized the trip through EF Explore America, […]

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Athletes Sign Letters of Intent on National Signing Day 2017

| March 1, 2017
Athletes  Sign Letters of Intent on National Signing Day 2017

Nearly 80 CFISD athletes signed letters of intent to play collegiate athletics for colleges or universities on National Signing Day, Feb. 1. “It is so gratifying to see so many CFISD athletes fulfill a lifelong dream by signing National Letters of Intent today,” said Ray Zepeda, CFISD director of athletics. “We are proud of the […]

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Cy-Fair Schools, Sports, Students February 2017

| February 1, 2017
Cy-Fair Schools, Sports, Students February 2017

DEAN STUDENTS TAKE TOP SPOTS IN ENGINEERING COMPETITION In their first year competing at the third annual Texas A&M Spark Conference, the students of Dean Middle School rose to the challenge by winning multiple first-place designations in individual and group projects among hundreds of students competing from districts across Texas on Dec. 3. The Spark […]

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Cy-Fair Schools, Sports, Students January 2017

| January 1, 2017
Cy-Fair Schools, Sports, Students January 2017

CFISD Students, Staff Raise $17,250 For AHA Heart Walk CFISD students and staff raised a record amount of $17,250 for the American Heart Association (AHA) at the Northwest Harris County Heart Walk, held Oct. 29 at Lone Star College—University Park. The non-competitive 5K walk promoted walking as a part of a healthy lifestyle and helped […]

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Cy-Fair Schools, Sports, Students December 2016

| December 1, 2016
Cy-Fair Schools, Sports, Students December 2016

WILDCATS RACK UP AWARDS AT TAYLOR COMPUTER SCIENCE INVITATIONAL The Cypress Woods High School computer science team collected multiple awards at the 18th annual Katy Taylor Invitational computer science contest on Oct. 29 at Taylor High School. More than 50 Texas teams competed at the meet, with Cypress Woods winning the following awards: Advanced Division: […]

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Cy-Fair Schools, Sports, Students November 2016

| November 1, 2016
Cy-Fair Schools, Sports, Students November 2016

THORNTON FOOTBALL TEAM PROVIDES UNIQUE EXPERIENCE FOR FELLOW STUDENT Sixth-grade student Jeffrey Plumlee is a devoted student and an avid sports fan. Although he must use a wheelchair because he has cerebral palsy, he carries a certain swagger properly seasoned with an attitude of humility. Plumlee was invited to be a member of the Thornton […]

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Cy-Fair Schools, Sports, Students October 2016

| October 1, 2016
Cy-Fair Schools, Sports, Students October 2016

CY WOODS VOLLEYBALL TEAM EARNS 10TH STRAIGHT ACADEMIC AWARD The American Volleyball Coaches Association (AVCA) recognized the Cypress Woods High School volleyball with the 2015-2016 AVCA Team Academic Award on July 25. The award honors teams that have matched their dedication to the sport of volleyball with excellence in the classroom. Cypress Woods has earned […]

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CFISD Student Journalists Win Balfour Workshop Awards

| September 1, 2016
CFISD Student Journalists Win Balfour Workshop Awards

Annual Event At Texas A&M Attracts 1,000 Students And Advisers By Damaris De León, Jersey Village HS The annual Balfour Workshop, held July 22-25 at Texas A&M University, welcomed 1,000 students and advisers from the state of Texas to prepare school publication staffs for the upcoming school year. Nine CFISD schools were represented, including Cypress […]

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Cy-Fair Schools, Sports, Students September 2016

| September 1, 2016
Cy-Fair Schools, Sports, Students September 2016

ARAGON MS STUDENT HARNESSES UAV TECHNOLOGY AT RICE DRONE CAMP Aragon Middle School incoming seventh-grade student Ryan Linton was among a select group of 25 students to attend the Rice University Drone Camp, hosted June 6-10 by the Rice Center for Engineering Leadership. Linton was chosen from among more than 200 middle school applicants who […]

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Cy-Fair Schools, Sports, Students August 2016

| August 1, 2016
Cy-Fair Schools, Sports, Students August 2016

STUDENTS’ PROJECT WILL HELP ASTRONAUTS SLEEP MORE COMFORTABLY CFISD career and technology education (CTE) students have already created a way for astronauts aboard the International Space Station to eat and meet better. A new student project will ensure that the space explorers will soon sleep better too. Throughout the summer, student interns are working under […]

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CFISD GRADUATES APPOINTED TO SERVICE ACADEMIES

| August 1, 2016
CFISD GRADUATES APPOINTED TO SERVICE ACADEMIES

Seven CFISD graduating seniors have received appointments to attend United States service academies. Cy-Fair High School had three appointments: James Richie and Cira Wolf were appointed to the U.S. Military Academy in West Point, N.Y.; and Madison Falvey was appointed to the U.S. Naval Academy in Annapolis, Md. “Cy-Fair High School is extremely proud of […]

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Cy-Fair Schools, Sports, Students June 2016

| June 1, 2016
Cy-Fair Schools, Sports, Students June 2016

SPILLANE STUDENTS BRING HOME STATE MATH, SCIENCE AWARDS Spillane Middle School’s math and science teams gave an outstanding performance at the Texas Math and Science Coaches Association (TMSCA) State Championship, held April 16 at the University of Texas at San Antonio. Competing in the largest and toughest 6A division with hundreds of students from more […]

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District Athletes sign Letter of Intent

| June 1, 2016
District Athletes sign Letter of Intent

  More than 40 CFISD student athletes signed National Letters of Intent during the April regular signing period. The following athletes signed to play for their respective colleges or universities: Cypress Creek High School Brayden Bahnsen, baseball – Alvin College; Jeremy Rodriguez, baseball – Angelina College; Michael Villalon, baseball – Alvin College; Katie Lee, women’s […]

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Cypress Woods HS Students Raise $9,000 for American Cancer Society

| May 1, 2016
Cypress Woods HS Students Raise $9,000 for American Cancer Society

Thirty Teams Participate In Annual Charity Kickball Tournament Text and photos by Matthew Ramos, Cypress Woods HS Cypress Woods High School students raised $9,000 for the American Cancer Society through the eighth annual charity kickball tournament on March 5. Thirty teams consisting of 15 students each donated $300 to raise funds for the spring event […]

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Cy-Fair Schools, Sports, Students May 2016

| May 1, 2016
Cy-Fair Schools, Sports, Students May 2016

    HOPPER MS STUDENTS SWEEP TRASH BASH T-SHIRT ART CONTEST Students from Hopper Middle School swept the top three honors in the 2016 River, Lakes, Bays ‘N Bayous Trash Bash T-shirt Art Contest, founded by the Houston-Galveston Area Council (HGAC) and Texas Commission on Environmental Quality (TCEQ). The contest, held for the past three […]

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Cy-Fair Schools, Sports, Students April 2016

| April 1, 2016
Cy-Fair Schools, Sports, Students April 2016

CY-FAIR, CYPRESS RANCH STUDENTS WIN AWARDS AT TAFE CONFERENCE Students from Cy-Fair and Cypress Ranch High Schools brought home several state awards from the Texas Association of Future Educators (TAFE) Teach Tomorrow Summit, held Jan. 30-Feb. 1 at the University of Houston. The 2016 summit, with the theme “Find the Treasure in Teaching,” was held […]

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Cy-Fair Schools, Sports,
Students March 2016

| March 1, 2016
Cy-Fair Schools, Sports, </br>Students March 2016

CYPRESS WOODS GIRLS WIN SECOND CONSECUTIVE REGIONAL SWIM TITLE The Cypress Woods High School girls’ swimming and diving team won its second consecutive regional title Feb. 5-6 in the Region V-6A Championships at the Conroe ISD Natatorium. The Cypress Ranch High School girls finished a close second, while the Cypress Creek High School boys’ also […]

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Cy-Fair Schools, Sports,
Students February 2016

| February 1, 2016
Cy-Fair Schools, Sports, </br>Students February 2016

CFISD SCHOOLS HELP ONE ANO­THER DURING HOLIDAYS Students throughout CFISD experienced the power of giving and the joy of receiving as schools partnered with one another to make the holiday season brighter for less fortunate families in the community. The “schools helping schools” initiative set the stage for the third consecutive year at Swenke and […]

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CFISD Students Honor Service Men and Women

| January 1, 2016
CFISD Students Honor Service Men and Women

Schools Hold Numerous Veterans Day Observances Schools throughout CFISD honored retired and active service men and women during Veterans Day celebrations held in November. Veterans throughout the community were invited to attend the celebrations, which included meals, parades, musical performances, skits and speeches designed to honor those who defend the freedoms of the United States. […]

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Cy-Fair Schools, Sports,
Students January 2016

| January 1, 2016
Cy-Fair Schools, Sports, </br>Students January 2016

TEEN LEADERSHIP STUDENTS HELP ‘PICK UP THE TAB’ FOR LOCAL FAMILIES CFISD Teen Leadership programs from area middle and high schools participated in a district-wide initiative to collect soda tabs for the Houston area Ronald McDonald House Charity (RMHC). Partnering with campus groups, as well as local community organizations, students collected more than 500 pounds […]

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