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Wednesday, December 11, 2013 • Posted December 12, 2013 • Photos
Wednesday, December 11, 2013 • Posted December 12, 2013 • Photos
Six Panther Band students were named to the Region 12 All Region Band following competition held Monday at Canyon Lake High School. “I thought our students did great!” said Band Director Brian Hecimovich. “There are over 30 schools at this competition, and all must compete against each other no matter the school size or grade level.” Blanco students who were named to the All Region Band were: Jeremy Kindla (Trumpet, Freshmen), Sebastian Thomas (Baritone Saxophone, Freshmen), Christina ...
Wednesday, December 11, 2013 • Posted December 12, 2013 • Photos
At the December 9 meeting of trustees of the Blanco Independent School District several Certificates of Appreciation were handed out including the monthly Spotlight. The Student Spotlight was presented by High School Principal Dr. Dustin Barton to Student Athletic Trainers Diego Alegria, Austin Andrews, Robby Arlett, Merritt Johnson, Vanessa Skillman, and Riley Watt.
Wednesday, November 27, 2013 • Posted November 27, 2013
Elementary School “A” Honor Roll Second Grade: Tori Adkinson, Cameron Anderson, Jessica Blair, Owen Grosch, William Guler, Lilly LaBuhn, Brayden LaRue, Henry Lewis, Ryan McGill, Caleb Murrah, Hemma Porter, Keirsten Sauceda, Trent Smith, Jack Tabor, Brent Torres, Davis Van Dyke, Cami Walker, Katherine Windham. Third Grade: RoAnna Acosta, Arius Anderson, Aviv Buchenbacher, Caleb Cason, Calea Cummings, Townes Curbow, Rylee Davis, Riley Edmonson, Madison Felps, Rains Finch, Natalie Gonzalez, ...
Wednesday, November 27, 2013 • Posted November 27, 2013 • Photos
The Blanco Elementary Student Council led a successful food drive during the month of November. Blanco Elementary collected over 800 food items to be donated to the Good Samaritan Center. Student Council Members pictured with their food collection are Chayn, Ava, Shae, Cadence, Gage, and Andres.
Wednesday, November 20, 2013 • Posted November 22, 2013 • Photos
These students are selected by teachers for their positive attitude, work ethic, and dedication to BHS.
Wednesday, November 20, 2013 • Posted November 22, 2013 • Photos
At the November 11 meeting of trustees of the Blanco Independent School District all members except for Bernie San Miguel were present. The meeting began with the Student Spotlight. Elementary Principal Linda Romano presented the Elementary School’s Fall Student Council Members. The 5th graders are nominated and elected by their peers as being responsible students. “Some of the things that these young folks do,” explained Principal Romano, “they do their meetings through working lunch ...
Wednesday, November 20, 2013 • Posted November 22, 2013 • Photos
Kristin Watt and Phil Alvarado were named Football Sweetheart and Cheer Beau at the Friday, Nov. 8 game.
Wednesday, November 13, 2013 • Posted November 15, 2013 • Photos
Blanco Elementary recognized their Kids Who Roar on November 5, 2013. The students pictured were recognized for being responsible. They were picked by their classroom teachers as the student who most exemplifies the trait of responsibility in their respective classes. Congratulations! Top row: Catherine, Lily, Valen, Macy, Emma, Stefhany, and Shanon.
Wednesday, November 6, 2013 • Posted November 7, 2013 • Photos
Kindergarten teacher Lisa Lovinggood and high school maintenance man Julio Alegria were $100 winners in Texas Farm Bureau’s employee attendance reward program. “Blanco County Farm Bureau recognizes and appreciates the contributions of Blanco ISD employees to our young people and our community,” said Farm Bureau representative Monica McCormick.
Wednesday, November 6, 2013 • Posted November 7, 2013 • Photos
Elementary School Winners- Top Row: 2nd Grade: Caleb-2nd Place, 2nd Grade: Mauricio-1st Place, 1st Grade-Landan-2nd Place, 1st Grade-Cassie-1st Place, Kindergarten: Esmi-2nd Place, and Kindergarten: Brayden-1st Place. Bottom Row: 5th Grade: Ava-2nd Place, 5th Grade: Rhealene-1st Place, 4th Grade: Valentina-2nd Place, 3rd Grade: Kolton-2nd Place, 3rdGrade: Francisco-1st Place Not Pictured: 5th Grade: Alondra-1st Place On Tuesday, October 29, 2013 Blanco Elementary announce the winners of the R ...
Wednesday, November 6, 2013 • Posted November 7, 2013 • Photos
Three Blanco FFA/Jr. FFA members Dylan Brattlof, Hanna Garrett and Kinidi Moore traveled to the Kerr County Fair on October 26-27th to compete in a jackpot livestock show. Dylan took a few steers on Saturday, while Hanna and Kinidi took swine on Sunday. Dylan started the weekend off right with winning Champion British Division.
Wednesday, October 30, 2013 • Posted November 1, 2013 • Photos
Top row: Ty, Alicia, Anna, Hannah, and Mareena. 2nd row from the top: Sheyanne, Dawson, Lexi, Toni, Stefhany, Cadence, and Andres. 3rd row from the top: Rhealene, Madisen, Jasmine, Gabriel, Savannah, John, Kathryn, and Anayeli. 4th row from the top: Shanon, Nezzie, Rachael, Joshua, Alexia, Jessie, Chayn, Danae, and Shae.
Wednesday, October 30, 2013 • Posted November 1, 2013 • Photos
The American Legion Auxiliary Unit 352 has selected the winners for the coloring contest and the essay contest for the Veterans Parade. There were 1st Places and Honorable Mentions in each category. The ladies of Unit 352 would like to thank Ms. Linda Romano, principal at Blanco Elementary, and all the teachers for helping us with this contest.
Wednesday, October 30, 2013 • Posted November 1, 2013 • Photos
After a very strong performance at the Area VII FFA Fall Career Development Events in Bandera, the Blanco FFA Chapter qualified for state in all four fall CDEs. This marks the 18th consecutive year that the Blanco FFA will be advancing to compete at the State FFA CDEs at Tarleton State University in April with hopes of advancing to the national contests in Oklahoma City in May. Of the 8 divisions that were available for competition, Blanco placed 1st in 7 and 4th in the other.