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Monday, April 21, 2014
STAAR Testing Dates
Tuesday, April 22, 2014
STAAR Testing Dates
JV/V Baseball @ Winnsboro* - 4:30p
Wednesday, April 23, 2014
STAAR Testing Dates
Thursday, April 24, 2014
STAAR Testing Dates
Friday, April 25, 2014
JV/V Baseball @ home vs. Alba-Golden* (SENIOR NIGHT) - 4:30p
Tuesday, April 29, 2014
4th Grade Field Trip to Perot Museum
Wednesday, April 30, 2014
Class Pictures Grades 3-5
Monday, May 05, 2014
STAAR Testing Dates
Tuesday, May 06, 2014
STAAR Testing Dates
Wednesday, May 07, 2014
STAAR Testing Dates
PreK and Kindergarten Round Up for the 2014-2015 School Year

Welcome to Edgewood ISD

Regional Track
EHS had several athletes compete in the Area Track Meet.  The following students will move on to compete at Regionals:

Boys
3200:  T Phelps - 1st, C Jayroe - 3rd
4X100 relay: J Hunter, C Bolton, J Stephenson, J Mares - 2nd
100 Meter:  C Bolton - 3rd
1600:  T Phelps - 1st; C Jayroe - 3rd
Discus:  J Tyner - 1st

Girls
Long Jump:  D Warren - 2nd

Regionals is in Whitehouse on April 24th and 25th.

Good luck to these track athletes!
Tennis Players Headed to State
Edgewood High School had several players participate in the Regional Tennis Tournament this year.  Here are the results:

Girls Singles: K McGahee lost to Hughes Springs 3-6, 7-6, 3-6

Boys Singles: M Travis defeated Troup 6-0 6-0, lost to Franklin, the eventual 2nd place finisher, 1-6, 0-6

Boys Doubles: J Caldwell/K McClelland lost to White Oak #1  0-6, 0-6 
C Davison/T Phelps placed 4th in the Region.  They defeated White Oak #2 6-2, 7-6 then defeated Pewitt 6-1, 6-3.  Lost to the eventual 2nd place Kirbyville team 1-6, 2-6 and lost the 3rd place match to Centerville 1-6, 7-6, 1-6

Mixed Doubles: E Rutter/L Pierson lost to the Regional Champion Kountze 0-6, 1-6

Girls Doubles: (REGIONAL CHAMPIONS) B Cates/K Douglas had 4 wins over Tatum, New Boston, Franklin and the in the finals defeated White Oak 6-4, 6-4.  These girls will  play in the State Championships at Texas A&M on Monday and Tuesday April 28th and 29th.
 
Coach Short wanted to add that he had several great Seniors this year that will be missed:  K McGahee, K Douglas, K McClelland and L Pierson.
Baseball Game Change
Please note that the baseball game vs. Commerce scheduled to be played on April 17th has been moved to April 18th because we are now scheduled to be in school on April 18th.  Same time and same venue:  Edgewood vs. Commerce @ home 4:30 PM and 7:00 PM
Softball Playoffs
GAME 1:  THURSDAY, APRIL 24TH IN EDGEWOOD AT 6:00  
GAME 2:  SATURDAY, APRIL 26TH IN MALAKOFF AT 5:00  
GAME 3:  (IF NEEDED) 30 MINUTES FOLLOWING GAME 2

Playoff tshirts are $15 each.  The money is due by Friday, April 18th.  Please make checks payable to Edgewood Booster Club.  If you have any questions, please contact Coach Bundy or Mrs. Holmes at the High School.  Shirts are black with short sleeves.
Athletic Booster Club Announcements
Sports Banquet
The annual Sports Banquet is set for Monday, May 12, 2014 at 6:00 p.m. in the High School Commons. Enlaces will be catering fajitas for the evening starting promptly at 6:00 PM. Tickets are $10.00 each. Tickets may be purchased from Mrs. Lewis in the High School until Friday, May 9, 2014. 

Scholarship Applications Available
The Edgewood Bulldog Athletic Booster Club is awarding a $750 scholarship to one Senior boy and one Senior girl. Applications are available to all Senior athletes. Applications may be picked up in Mrs. Travis' room in the High School.  Please turn completed forms in to Mrs. Travis by Friday, April 28, 2014. Winners will be announced at the Sports Banquet on Monday, May 12, 2014.

Track Congratulations
Edgewood Varsity Track will have several students competing in the Area Meet in Commerce on Thursday, April 17th.  Congratulations and good luck to these athletes and their coaches.

Boys:
Long Jump – C Bolton
Discus – J Tyner
3200 – T Phelps, C Jayroe
800 Meters – E Crane
4X100 Meter Relay – J Hunter,  C Bolton, J Stephenson, J Mares
100 Meter  - C Bolton
4X200 Meter Relay – J Hunter, J Stephenson, B Wager, J Mares
400 Meter – B Wager
200 Meter – C Bolton
1600 Meter Run – T Phelps, C Jayroe
4X400 Meter Relay – J Mares, B Wager, J Stephenson, T Phelps
Alternate Runners – G Baker, J Thompson, J Tyner

Girls:
4X100 Meter Relay:  A Perez, J Allen, K Staats, D Warren  
800 Meters - K Dorsey 
400 Meters - D Warren  
Discus - A Hartley
Long Jump - D Warren
Triple Jump - D Warren
State Bound
Congratulations to Senior, K. Wyatt, on advancing to the Girls State Golf Tournament.  Finishing Regionals as 2nd place Medalist. 

The Edgewood Varsity Girls Golf team did outstanding at Regionals finishing 4th overall.  After day 1, the girls were only 1 stroke away from heading to State as a team, but fell short on day 2. 

Team members are:
Senior:  K Wyatt
Junior:  S Martinez
Sophomores:  M Robert, K Spivey, K Foster
Freshman:  E Hayes

Congratulations to all of these ladies on an outstanding season and good luck to Wyatt as she represents Edgewood at the State Tournament!!!
FFA Congratulations
Congratulations on a great job of the Edgewood FFA exhibiting projects at the Van Zandt County Fair!  

Market Goats:
Grand Champion and 1st place light weight - R. Orsborn
2nd place lightheavy - S. Orsborn  

Market Lambs:
Grand Champion and Junior Showmanship - S. Orsborn
Reserve Champion - M. Bain
2nd heavyweight - S. Crabb
4th heavyweight - C. Williams  

Market Steers:
Reserve Champion - C. Beasley
4th place heavyweight - C. Beasley  

Market Hogs:
Grand Champion and Senior Showmanship - C. Cox
2nd place light-heavyweight - J. Brooks
6th place - light-heavyweight - G. Townsend
6th place - lightweight - H. Case
5th place - lightweight - T. Smith
4th Place - middleweight - A. Perez
Other participants:  T. Brown, M. Chaney, S. Mayer, K. Cox, A. Perez  

Broilers:
6th place - M. Travis  

Ag Mechanics:
1st place utility trailer - J. Cullpepper, A. Wilson, H. Horrell, A. McEnturff
1st place smoker - A. Wilson, E. Nolen, T. Brown
1st place tractor - T. St John, C. St John, C. Young
3rd place sandbox - C. Spence
3rd place feeder - T. McKibben, C. Hodge
Congrats to EISD DI Teams

Three Edgewood Intermediate teams competed this past weekend in Austin at the Destination Imagination State Competition. Porcia’s Posse, the Project Outreach team, received the Highest IC Elementary Award in their Challenge and placed 9th in State. The Scientific Team, H2SO4 Chicas, placed 8th and the Improv Team, Still Processing Space Unicorns placed 12th in their respective sites.

Congratulations to all three teams on their terrific presentations at the State Tournament!

Team Members:
H2SO4 Chicas: E. Fay, E. Johnson, K. Johnson, A. Phillips, J. Vega
Porcia’s Posse: J. Bannister, J. Goldsmith, H. Gowin, L. Moody, M. Oldfield
SPSU: E. Barker, S. Hoover, C. James, C. Pool, A. Prater, R. Price

Let's "Stuff" the High School Library
Our Bulldogs love to read.

Our goal is to raise at least $1000 to go towards the purchase of new books for our High School Library. You can make it happen by donating at least $10.00 with your Mastercard or Visa from April 7, 2014 to June 2, 2014. 100% of ALL proceeds goes directly towards the High School Library. Make your donation today by going to www.book-boosters.com/edgewoodhighschoollibrary.

For more information contact Jonette Lewis 903-896-4856 or email jlewis@edgewood-isd.net. We appreciate your support!
EISD Middle School Principal Information Survey
As EISD begins the process to fill next year's Middle School Principal position, we would like to allow the community, parents, students, and teachers the opportunity to provide input for the interview process. If you are interested in doing so, please click the link to complete a six question survey.

Middle School Principal Survey
Elementary Retirement Party
The Elementary staff will be hosting a retirement party for Tammy Brimer, Lisa Eggleston, Paula Tawater, and Sandra Jones on May 1st from 8:30AM - 10:30AM in the Primary School Library.
TxConnect Parent Portal
The Parent Portal to view grades is now online and available for viewing.  The link is on the bottom right of the home page.  Last year's username and password should work.  If you are having problems connecting, please send a message to ctravis@edgewood-isd.net.  Thank you.
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