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Cy Ranch Student Reflects on Life-saving Rescue

| November 1, 2012
Cy Ranch Student Reflects on Life-saving Rescue

Shady Sheded uses CPR and defibrillator training to revive heart attack victim As a trained lifeguard, Cypress Ranch High School junior Shady Sheded is well-versed in spotting safety hazards. When he witnessed a gentleman running toward his perch in the pool area of the Clay Road YMCA on Sept. 16, he blew his whistle, but […]

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Cy-Fair Schools, Sports, Students Nov 2012

| November 1, 2012
Cy-Fair Schools, Sports, Students Nov 2012

CYPRESS RIDGE STUDENT WINS NATIONAL JROTC AWARD – Cypress Ridge High School junior Jared Reese won first place for the National Society of the Sons of the American Revolution Enhanced Junior ROTC award during the NSSAR National Youth Luncheon ceremony in Phoenix, Ariz. Jared had previously received the Texas Society of the Sons of the […]

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Cy-Fair Schools, Sports, Students Oct 2012

| October 1, 2012
Cy-Fair Schools, Sports, Students Oct 2012

CY FALLS STUDENT WINS KEY CLUB HONORS – Cypress Falls High School junior Roshni Chandwani won second place in an oratorical contest at the Key Club International Convention in Orlando, Fla. The contest prompted Key Club members to describe how they would bring a global campaign such as The Eliminate Project to their school and […]

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Cy-Fair Schools, Sports, Students Sept 2012

| September 1, 2012
Cy-Fair Schools, Sports, Students Sept 2012

SCHOLARSHIP RECIPIENT GRADUATES FROM A&M – The Eric Bassett Memorial Scholarship Fund was established in December 2007 to honor Eric’s memory by providing Cypress area students with financial assistance to pursue education after high school. The scholarship fund awards a $20,000 scholarship annually, and is administered by the Cy-Fair Educational Foundation. The first scholarship was […]

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A Chat With Jim CraneThe Astros aren’t the only thing keeping him busy

| August 1, 2012
A Chat With Jim CraneThe Astros aren’t the only thing keeping him busy

By Melanie Saxton Houston is a great, vibrant town,” says Jim Crane, who is chairman of Crane Worldwide Logistics and former Chairman, CEO, and majority shareholder of Eagle Global Logistics (EGL). “If you work hard and pay attention, you’ll do well.” And he should know —  Crane has been in Houston 30 years. He applies […]

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CY-FAIR FOOTBALL GEARS UP FOR A NEW SEASON

| August 1, 2012
CY-FAIR FOOTBALL GEARS UP FOR A NEW SEASON

The 2012-2013 school year promises plenty of excitement Hang on to your hats (and helmets)… CFISD boasts strong teams and is rarin’ to go! Many are still buzzing about the district’s incredible football season last year, starting with Cy-Fair High. The Bobcats turned it around to produce the school’s first perfect District 17-5A season under […]

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Cy-Fair Schools, Sports, Students

| August 1, 2012
Cy-Fair Schools, Sports, Students

LANGHAM CREEK HURDLER CAPTURES GOLD MEDALS – Langham Creek High School senior track and field athlete Skylar Ross-Ransom followed up her state championship in the 100-meter hurdles event by winning the gold medal in the women’s 100-meter hurdles event at the New Balance Outdoor Track and Field Championships in Greensboro, N.C. Skylar’s time of 13.59 […]

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Cy-Fair Schools, Sports, Students July 2012

| July 1, 2012
Cy-Fair Schools, Sports, Students July 2012

STUDENTS PLACE AT STATE ACADEMIC MEET– Cy-Fair ISD students celebrated one gold medal, two silver medals and a bronze medal at the UIL State Academic Meet at the University of Texas in Austin. Cypress Woods High School junior Nikoli Cartagena placed first in the Computer Science competition. Cypress Woods sophomore Ian Echols placed second in […]

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Cy-Fair Schools, Sports, Students June 2012

| June 1, 2012
Cy-Fair Schools, Sports, Students June 2012

JVHS STUDENT NAMED STATE FARM TEXAS SCHOLAR – Jersey Village High School senior Charles “Chuck” Flyis among a select group of students statewide  selected as a 2012 State Farm Texas Scholar. The Texas Scholar program recognizes 50 high school seniors who demonstrate a commitment to achieving excellence in their academics while maintaining an active profile […]

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Cy-Fair Schools, Sports, Students May 2012

| May 1, 2012
Cy-Fair Schools, Sports, Students May 2012

CY WOODS STUDENT WINS HOUSTON REGIONAL CITIZEN BEE – Cypress Woods High School junior Leslie Zhang won the Houston Regional Citizen Bee, qualifying for the state competition in Austin on May 12. The Citizen Bee is a social studies academic competition sponsored by The State Bar Association of Texas that requires students to show understanding […]

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Cy-Fair Schools, Sports, Students April 2012

| April 1, 2012
Cy-Fair Schools, Sports, Students April 2012

BASEBALL PLAYERS MAKE GREATER HOUSTON PRESEASON TEAM – Two Cy-Fair ISD senior baseball players — Langham Creek High School left-handed pitcher/first baseman Hayden Jones and Cypress Ranch High School infielder Leon Byrd — were named to the 2012 All-Greater Houston Preseason Team. The 16-member team was selected by organizers of the Houston Astros 2012 Baseball […]

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Cy-Fair Schools, Sports, Students March 2012

| March 1, 2012
Cy-Fair Schools, Sports, Students March 2012

CY WOODS STUDENT SELECTED AS PRESIDENTIAL SCHOLAR CANDIDATE – Cypress Woods High School senior Hannah Richter has been selected as a candidate for the United States Presidential Scholars Program, a program established to recognize and honor some of the nation’s most distinguished graduating seniors. Scholars are chosen on the basis of accomplishments in many areas […]

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Cy-Fair Schools, Sports, Students February 2012

| February 1, 2012
Cy-Fair Schools, Sports, Students February 2012

HOUSTON CHRISTIAN JUNIOR SELECTED AS MEMBER OF ATSSB ALL-STATE BAND – The Association of Texas Small School Bands selected Houston Christian junior Brendan Ehrenstrom for the 2012 ATSSB All-State Band. He was selected for this honor through competitive auditions held across the state at region and area levels in which more than 9,000 high school […]

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Cy-Fair Schools, Sports, Students January 2012

| January 1, 2012
Cy-Fair Schools, Sports, Students January 2012

CY FALLS COACH HONORED FOR 500TH WIN – Staff and students at Cypress Falls High School celebrated girls’ basketball coach Jim Stephens’ 500th career win by giving him a surprise celebration at the school. Stephens, who has coached at Cypress Falls for eight seasons, recorded victory No. 500 over the Thanksgiving break. “It was a […]

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Cy-Fair Schools, Sports, Students December 2011

| December 1, 2011
Cy-Fair Schools, Sports, Students December 2011

CY CREEK FOOTBALL PLAYER NAMED TD CLUB SCHOLAR ATHLETE OF YEAR – Cypress Creek High School senior football player Jonathan Monroe was named the Touchdown Club of Houston Scholar Athlete of the Year during the Touchdown Club’s 13th annual Scholar-Athlete Luncheon at the JW Marriott. Jonathan, a tight end for the Cougars who is currently […]

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Cy-Fair Schools, Sports, Students November 2011

| November 1, 2011
Cy-Fair Schools, Sports, Students November 2011

CY FALLS FFA BRINGS HOME AWARDS FROM STATE FAIR – Members of the Cypress Falls High School Junior and Senior FFA earned five awards at the Swine Skillathon at the State Fair of Texas in Dallas. A total of 10 Cypress Falls students represented the school, while five placed in the top 10 among their […]

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Cy-Fair Schools, Sports, Students October 2011

| October 1, 2011
Cy-Fair Schools, Sports, Students October 2011

CY CREEK STUDENTS MAKE ALL-STATE JOURNALISM STAFF – Three Cypress Creek High School students were named to the UIL 2011-12 All-State Journalism staff because of their achievements last school year. The All-State students are senior Joy Atkinson, co-editor of the Cougar Pride yearbook, and 2011 graduates Wynne Davis and Christine Nguyen, the editor and managing […]

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Cy-Fair Schools, Sports, Students September 2011

| September 1, 2011
Cy-Fair Schools, Sports, Students September 2011

STUDENT WINS YOUNG SCIENTIST MERIT AWARD. Grace Pereira was named a state merit winner in the 2011 Discovery Education 3M Young Scientist Challenge, announced this summer. The Young Scientist Challenge is designed to encourage the exploration of science and innovation among America’s youth and to promote the importance of science communication. The challenge required students […]

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Cy-Fair Schools, Sports, Students August 2011

| August 1, 2011
Cy-Fair Schools, Sports, Students  August 2011

ATHLETES CELEBRATE MORE SIGNINGS – Several more Cy-Fair ISD athletes signed letters of intent to play for their respective colleges and universities in 2011. Jersey Village High School senior softball player Amy Macias signed with Coastal Bend College in Beeville. Langham Creek High School senior football player Bryan Doolittle signed with Texas Lutheran University in […]

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Cy-Fair Schools, Sports, Students July 2011

| July 1, 2011
Cy-Fair Schools, Sports, Students July 2011

KIRK EATON TAKES OVER AS CY FALLS ATHLETIC COORDINATOR – Cypress Falls High School’s former assistant football coach Kirk Eaton has been named campus athletic coordinator and head football coach.Eaton graduated from Texas Tech University. He began his coaching career in 1995 at Hobby Middle School in San Antonio before accepting an assistant coach position […]

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