2013 STAAR Reading Academic Distinction
2013 STAAR Math Academic Distinction
2013 STAAR Academic Distinction Top 25% of Student Progress
Future Problem Solvers
In only its first year, the Harrison branch of the Texas Future Problem Solvers has two teams going to state competition! Members of these teams are: Amber Chesser, Zachary Clore, Avery Pulley, Bethany Delacruz, Abigail Simpson, Charisma Pierson, Savannah Le Jeune, and Brayden Dudley. Their coaches are Aimee Howard, Julie Leverington, and Dale Ramirez. Congratulations to these fine students and their coaches and good luck in Austin!
Lincoln-Douglas Debate of 1858
History came alive today for our 5th grade Social Studies students as they attended a debate between Abraham Lincoln (Mr. McClain) and Stephen Douglas (Miss Askins), moderated by Mrs. Wortham. Students took notes and then shared their views and opinions.
New Community Partner
Telmar Technology Network, a communications company focusing on information technology, recently became Harrison's community partner. Our math and science teachers had the opportunity to visit Telmar's corporate office in Plano.
UIL Competition Results
The WISD Intermediate UIL Competition was held on Tuesday, Feb. 11, and we had many studetns earn awards. Click here for a complete list of student awards, and enjoy the slideshow of pictures from the event.
Yearbook Last Chance orders
The last day to order a 2014 all color Harrison yearbook is Friday, Jan. 31. We will not be ordering any extra copies so this is the only chance to preserve your school memories. The yearbook is $30 and may be ordered through the school or online at jostensyearbooks.com. Click here for the order form. Orders may be turned in to the school office; checks should be made payable to Harrison Intermediate or HIS. Online orders may be paid with a credit card, e-check, or PayPal.
Cold and Flu Season
Greetings from Nurse McKay!
The temperature has fallen outside and we have rounded the corner into cold and flu season. While Influenza (flu) is the talk of the town, the basics in health and wellness are the same for all seasons! Here are the recommendations from the CDC for staying healthy when there are germs and viruses all around us:
If you have questions or concerns please contact Nurse McKay at 972-429-3308 or email@example.com.
Did you know that you can do something great for the environment and help our school earn money at the same time?
This is an on-going fundraising effort so please remember to make donating your empty cartridges and used cell phones a habit. Thanks in advance for supporting Harrison recycling efforts!
Allergies, Cold, and Flu...Ahchoo!
It's that time of year again when the sniffles start. But how can you know if it's allergies, a simple cold, or the dreaded flu? Check out the attached guide to learn the symptoms of each illness and whether or not your child should be attending school. And remember, the best preventions is to wash hands with soap and water often!
Harrison is very proud of our Buccaneers for their success on the 2013 STAAR tests.
Harrison Spirit Shirts
The Harrison PTA is selling Harrison spirit shirts which can be worn to school any day of the week. Students may also wear jeans on Fridays until Christmas Break if they are wearing a Harrison spirit shirt. The order form is located on the PTA link; please return order forms and payment to the school office. Checks should be made payable to HIS PTA and the student's name should be on the memo line. Orders will be filled on an ongoing basis throughout the school year.
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