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Terra Vista trio qualify for state(0)

February 28, 2017
TVMS video contest

Terra Vista Middle School students Cole Claborn, Adilyn Love and Caroline Hicks will see their finished video project judged at the state level.

Terra Vista trio qualify for state

HMS delivers toys to the Morris Safe House

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On Feb. 6, the dogs at the Morris Safe House were met with a special gift from members of the Heritage Middle School student council.

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 […]

Terra Vista MS students learn about motion, project organization through catapult construction

Students at Terra Vista Middle School learned recently about Newton’s three laws of motion by shooting tennis balls down the school’s halls with catapults. They also learned about organizing a project and the evils of procrastination. Marc Rey, who built a catapult made from lightweight PVC pipes with his father, said the two lessons of […]

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 […]

Terra Vista Middle School students learn video techniques at multimedia camp

Seven students from Terra Vista Middle School spent a week learning at Texas Tech’s Double T Multimedia University. Students learned about lighting, video shooting techniques, audio levels, producing a podcast, editing video and designing websites. “All these students are at my class at Terra Vista in broadcast media,” said Whitney Manning, a TVMS teacher. “They […]

Schools Briefly

Middle school cheerleaders collect money, food supplies Cheerleaders from Frenship and Terra Vista middle schools volunteered during August to “Stuff the Bus” for the annual South Plains Food Bank school supply drive. FMS cheerleaders filled four barrels and collected more than $300. TVMS cheerleaders collected two barrels of supplies and more than $200 in cash. […]

Speer is ‘teacher feature’ for Texas Music Educators Conference

David Speer, assistant band director and percussion coordinator at Frenship High School and Terra Vista Middle School, is the featured teacher on the Texas Music Educators Conference Web site.

Speer has been a member of TMEC since he was in college at the University of Texas at Austin, and he also met his wife there. TMEC is the Texas branch of a national organization called the Music Educators National Conference. He said he’s always had a love for music and was exposed to playing music because his mother played piano.

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