Week of Feb. 20 briefs
Automotive sees 9 advance to state
The Frenship automotive program competed in the District 3 contest at South Plains College last weekend.
The Tiger auto tech crew had nine students place and will advance to the state competition in April.
The following students placed in their respective categories and will advance to state:
1st Place Automotive Quiz Bowl: Team of Lance Lee, Jordan Hernandez, Jose Valles, Daniel Tellez, and Dylan Willeby
1st Place Automotive Service: Jordan Hernandez
2nd Place Automotive Service: Lance Lee
2nd Place Marine Service: Justin Shepard
3rd Place Marine Service: Daniel Tellez
3rd Place Motorcycle Service: Jeremy Garcia
3rd Place Aviation Service: Dylan Willeby
1st Place Auto Service Notebook: Lance Lee, Jose Valles, Storey Muse
1st Place Automotive Cylinder Head: Justin Shepard and Zachary Williamson
FISD Invited to apply for leadership program
The Frenship Independent School District has been invited as one of only 26 districts from across Texas to apply for the HoldsworthCenter’s Premier Leadership Program beginning in June.
The Holdsworth Center, a new premier leadership institute based in Austin, was founded by millionaire philanthropist H-E-B TexasGrocery Chairman and CEO Charles Butt. He invested $100 million in the creation of the center for school district leaders across Texas.
The Premier Leadership Program has the goal of supporting and developing public school leaders in order to improve the quality ofeducation offered to every child in every classroom in Texas. The five-year partnership and training will focus on school leadersidentifying and tackling barriers to leadership development within their district.
Three City Council seats up for election
The city of Wolfforth will hold its general election in May for three City Council seats.
Current council members Randy Gross, James Vardy and David Cooper’s seats will be up for re-election.
Those interested in running for the council must sign up and complete all paperwork before Friday.
Application packets will be available at the Wolfforth City Hall at 302 Main St.
Council members serve two-year terms and must be a resident of Wolfforth at least six months prior to the application date. Also,applicants must be registered to vote in Wolfforth.
For questions or more information, call Wolfforth City Secretary Debbie Perkey at (806) 855-4120.
Wolfforth City Hall is open Monday through Friday from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Scholarship apps now being accepted
The Frenship Foundation for Leadership’s Character Scholarship is available for Frenship High School seniors.
To apply for the scholarship, students must fill out an application by March 3, get a teacher to fill out a character scholarshiprecommendation form, turn in a letter of recommendation and fill out a leadership statement.
For a full list of requirements and forms,visit the FISD website.
The scholarship recognizes students who demonstrate consistent effort, promote leadership and show high character while stimulatinga desire to serve others and further their education.
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