Welcome to Edgewood ISD

Senior Signs to Play Tennis
EHS Senior, B Cates, will be continuing her tennis career at Texas A&M University - Texarkana.  This university is an NAIA school located in Texarkana, TX.  She will be joining her former (Edgewood Alum) doubles teammate, K Douglas, in playing for the Eagles.  Cates is a four-year regional qualifier for Edgewood High School and two time State Qualifier.  We wish her continued success and she continues her tennis career at the collegiate level.

Cates with Coach Veach

Cates with Parents
State Band Competition
Good luck to Senior, H Mock, and Junior, J Trejo, as they compete in the State Band Competition this weekend!
Field Day Rescheduled
Field Day has been rescheduled for June 4th.  Mark your calendars for lots of fun!!

Field Day Schedule
IMPORTANT PLAYOFF GAME UPDATE
DUE TO WEATHER, THE BASEBALL PLAYOFF SERIES HAS BEEN CHANGED.

EDGEWOOD VS NEW BOSTON
GAME 1:  FRIDAY, 6:00 PM  AT LINDALE HIGH SCHOOL
GAME 2:  FOLLOWING GAME 1
GAME 3:  SATURDAY, 3:00 PM AT TEXAS HIGH IN TEXARKANA (IF NEEDED)
TSI Date Changed
The TSI test will be offered to EHS students at 8 am in HS Rm 211 on Saturday, May 30th.  Cost of test is $21.  Students may sign-up and make payment with Mrs. Hayes at least one day prior to the testing date.  A TSI Pre-Assessment Activity must be completed prior to testing day.  The test is untimed and students will be free to leave when they finish testing.

Use the following link to complete the TSI Pre-Assessment Activity. 
http://www2.tvcc.edu/testing/article.aspx

Please contact Mrs. Hayes at lhayes@edgewood-isd.net with questions.
Softball Honors Announced
Congratulations to the following members of the Edgewood High School Varsity Softball team on All-District honors:

Superlatives:
Designated Player of the Year:  Junior, N Cherry

1st Team All District:
Seniors:  K Young & H Jameson
Sophomore:  W Kerr
Freshman:  M Sharff

2nd Team All-District:
Juniors:  S Sanford & A Thorn

Honorable Mention All-District:
Seniors:  C Foster & J Harper

Academic All-District:
Seniors:  C Foster & K Young
Juniors:  N Cherry & S Sanford
Freshman:  N Neal
NHS Qualifications Reminder
Please remember the following in regards to the National Honor Society:

GPA is checked each Fall
Seniors 2016 and 2017 must have a minimum 3.25 GPA
Seniors 2018 and beyond must have a minimum 3.5 GPA

All members must have a minimum of 20 documented volunteer/community service hours for consideration.

*See the NHS page for complete selection information. 
This page is located under Campuses, High School Campus, Extracurricular
High School Final Exam Schedule Released
Mrs. Wehmeyer, High School Principal, has released the Final Exam Schedule for the High School.  Please click on the link below to view and print the schedule.  If you have any questions, please contact the High School at 903-896-4332, Option 6.

EHS Final Exam Schedule
2015 Summer Camps
The following dates have been set for Summer Camps at Edgewood ISD.  Please check back for forms.

Edgewood Girls Basketball Camp:  June 8th - 11th
  Incoming 3rd - 9th graders
  9:00 AM - Noon
  $40.00
  Click here for Form
    
Edgewood Boys Basketball Camp:  June 15th - 18th
  Incoming 3rd - 9th graders
  8:30 AM - Noon
  $40.00
  Click here for form

Softball Camp (7-10 year old girls):  June 15th - 18th
  More information to come soon

Softball Camp (11-14 year old girls):  June 22nd - 25th
  More information to come soon

Little Girls Mini Cheer Camp:  June 29th - July 1st
  Current 4 year olds through incoming 6th graders
  8:30 AM - 11:30 AM
  $40.00
  Click here for form

Edgewood Volleyball Camp:  August 3rd - 6th
  More information to come soon

Note:  All Edgewood gyms will be closed July 29th and 30th for the floors to be refinished.
Endorsement for High School Graduation Plan
Mrs. Hayes, High School Counselor, needs for the incoming 10th and 11th grade students to please complete the form below in order to choose an Endorsement for your individual High School Graduation Plans. 

Endorsement for HS Graduation Plans Form
Out-of-District Transfers
Edgewood ISD is now accepting out of district transfer applications until Friday, May 29, 2015. Transfer applications can be downloaded from the district website by accessing the District tab, go to Forms, and complete the EISD Non-resident student transfer request application. Forms and all required documentation must be submitted to the specific campus you wish to enroll your child.
PTO Currently Taking School Supply Orders
The PTO is now offering pre-packaged school supply orders for the 2015-2016 school year for all grade levels.  Please see the attached flyer for details on how to place your order.  Orders can be made from now until June 12th.

For questions, please contact Julann Goldsmith at
edgewoodpto@cip-internet.com.

PTO School Supply Order Form
End of Year Surveys
As Edgewood ISD begins planning for the 2015-2016 school year, parental input is critical in identifying areas of strength and areas of improvement.

EISD is using an online survey program for all campus and district surveys.  Please complete the following online survey for each campus in which you have a child enrolled, as well as the District survey. (One District survey per household)

The survey results will be given to the Campus Improvement Team and the District Improvement Committee for discussion and goal-setting at all levels.  The survey will close Friday, May 29,2015.

If you have any questions about the survey, or the results, please contact Kristin Prater, Director of Student Services at (903) 896-4332 or contact via email at
kprater@edgewood-isd.net.

Thank you in advance for your time.

District Survey

High School Survey

Middle School Survey

Elementary Survey (PK-5)
High School Parent Meeting Information Released
The links below contain academic planning information that was discussed at the 2015 Parent Meetings on Monday, March 30th. 

Please contact Mrs. Wehmeyer at
jwehmeyer@edgewood-isd.net or Mrs. Hayes at lhayes@edgewood-isd.net with questions.

15-16 EHS Programs of Study
Parent Meeting PowerPoint 9th through 11th
Parent Meeting PowerPoint 12th

Please note that all 2017 graduates have been moved to the Foundation Graduation Plan.
The Student Heroes Program
The State Board of Education is sponsoring a new program, The Student Heroes Program. The program recognizes Texas public school students in pre-kindergarten through high school who do outstanding things to benefit their fellow public school students. One student per State Board of Education (SBOE) district is recognized for this annual honor.

The program recognizes outstanding Texas public school students in prekindergarten through high school who assist other students. The service must be provided voluntarily and not through a school or community required program. 

Please click on the forms for more detailed information about the program and a nomination form. 
Deadline for submission is April 16.

Student Hero Nomination Information
Edgewood Student Hero Nomination Form
Edgewood STAAR Newsletter
The Edgewood STAAR is an informational newsletter created to inform parents regarding the state tests that their child will be responsible for passing. The newsletter includes the format of the test, the items that will be tested, the passing standard for each test, and resources that parents may utilize to help prepare their child for the tests. We hope that this newsletter is beneficial to both parents and students. Thank you for helping our district work to prepare our students for the future.

Edgewood STAAR Newsletter

Upcoming SAT/ACT Test Dates 

SAT-                        ACT-

January 24               February 7 

March 14                  April 18  

May 2                      June 13  

June 6 

 

To register for SAT, go to www.sat.org/register.  To register for ACT, go to www.actstudent.orgMake sure to pay close attention to registration deadlines

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