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Martinez receives LCU Excellence in Teaching Award(0)

March 31, 2017
North Ridge teacher Luis Martinez was recognized as a LCU Excellence in Teaching Award recipient.
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When third-year teacher Luis Martinez first heard he would be the Frenship Independent School District’s nominee for a 2017 LubbockChristian University Distinguished Educator Award, he was in disbelief. So much so, the North Ridge fourth-grade math teacher had to make sure it wasn’t a mix-up. “At first I thought they might have made a mistake. […]

Martinez receives LCU Excellence in Teaching Award

Growing for it: North Ridge implements new learning initiative

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After meetings between teachers and administrators, North Ridge Elementary decided to “Grow For It.”

3 FISD educators receive Beaumont Foundation awards

Three of the Frenship Independent School District’s teachers have won $10,000 and a Newton Excellence in Education Award from the Beaumont Foundation. The awards are given for leadership and dedication that have inspired a spirit of learning. Julie Rogers of North Ridge Elementary School, Laura Grace of Terra Vista Middle School and Altah Swindle of […]

North Ridge Elementary principal transitions from high school students

Transitioning from a position as assistant principal at Frenship High School to the principal of North Ridge Elementary School is less stressful than one might imagine. Shannon Morrison, the new principal at North Ridge, said there are a lot of differences, with the best being the hugs from tiny students. “I can’t even walk 10 […]

Frenship presents info on new school boundaries

About 100 parents turned out for an informational meeting about new school boundaries for the 2014-15 school year, when Frenship ISD will open a new elementary school on Milwaukee Avenue and Itasca Street. Michelle McCord, Frenship’s assistant superintendent of administrative services, told parents gathered in the North Ridge Elementary School cafeteria on Oct. 10 that […]

No Talent Show brings North Ridge together

The Teacher No Talent Show at North Ridge Elementary School was a success, if you didn’t mind buckets of water or vomit being thrown at you. Both buckets turned out to contain mere confetti. Elementary students loved it anyway, after their squeals of terror at possibly being drenched dissolved into giggles. This is the third […]

Plot to Expand: Frenship ISD to accommodate growth with purchase of land for new elementary

Frenship Independent School District officials aren’t sure when they’ll build a new elementary school, but they can say where. Just before the Christmas holiday, the district purchased 19.2 acres of land on the east side of North Milwaukee Avenue at its intersection with Itasca Street. Frenship Public Relations Director Andy Penney said buying the land […]

Frenship schools kick off new year

New school clothes and supplies were in abundance as pre-kindergarteners through seniors in the Frenship Independent School District started school Monday, but some of the middle school students started the year in a brand new building. At Heritage Middle School, students, teachers and Principal Greg Hernandez were in agreement the first day of school in […]

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