The Liberty High School Panther Band completed it’s most successful contest season in history by earning unanimous division one ratings from all judges at the Region 10 UIL Concert and Sight Reading Contest. Back in October, the band received consecutive division one ratings from all three marching judges. These ratings qualified the band for The UIL Sweepstakes Trophy. Click on the Headline Title to read the rest of the story.
Last week, LISD Board of Trustees President, Brandon Smith, spoke to Liberty Middle School students about cells in the human body. Mr. Smith is a registered P.A. and is the owner of Firm Foundations Health Clinic, here in Liberty. Mr. Smith informed students on mitosis, genetics, and various diseases, conditions and syndromes. Mrs. Potetz and Mrs. French were appreciative of Mr. Smith giving of his time, and reported that their students were very interested and attentive during Mr. Smith's presentation.
Liberty ISD will be moving to online enrollment for the 2014-2015 school year. Every Parent/Guardian must have a valid email address to enable access to the online enrollment system. Please verify that your email address in Family Access is correct and, if not, please correct it in the Family Access system. If you need help obtaining a free Gmail or Yahoo email address, we have publicly accessible computers at the administration building located at 1600 Grand Avenue where we can assist you. If you are not currently using Family Access, or have forgotten your password, please contact the campus for your login and password.
On Friday, February 7, 2014 students from Liberty High School competed in the UIL Solo and Ensemble Contest at Lumberton High School. Receiving First Division Medals in the solo contest were Chloe Halstead, Mariel Garcia, Lidia Ochoa, Marco Castellanos, Juan Ochoa, Joseph Moreno, Ian Gaskin, and Rachel Webb. Receiving first division medals in the ensemble competition were Shyann Trahann, Grace Williams, Jace Valtierra, Lionel Brown, Valeria Castellanos, Mariel Garcia, Kimberly Rubio, Garrett Bohannon, Mason Grammer, Spencer Liles, and Ryan Rhodes. Advancing to the Texas State Solo and Ensemble Contest were Lionel Brown, Valeria Castellanos, Mariel Garcia, Kimberly Rubio, Garrett Bohannon, Mason Grammer, Spencer Liles, and Ryan Rhodes. On Saturday Weston Russell also received a division one rating on his piano solo and will advance to state. Congratulations to all of these instrumental students on their accomplishments.
On Monday, February 3rd, the University Interscholastic League released the 2014-15 and 2015-16 Tentative Football and Basketball District Assignments and Reclassification Information. The Liberty Panthers are switching football districts from District 22-3A to District 9-4A Division 2, which includes West Orange-Stark, Orangefield, Hamshire-Fannett, and Hardin-Jefferson. The basketball district, however, will remain the same with the exception of changing from District 22-3A to District 23-4A. UIL added a 6A to equal out the classifications which has led to the Panthers moving up to class 4A. Later this Spring UIL will release the district information on the girls sports and all other spring sports.
UIL Solo and Ensemble Contest Results - Congratulations to all of our choir students who competed at UIL Solo & Ensemble Contest on Saturday. Out of the 36 LHS students that competed 5 received a 2nd division rating which is considered Excellent. They were: Click on the Headline Title for more.
Camp Invention is coming to San Jacinto Elementary July 7 - 11 from 9:00 AM to 3:30 PM for children entering grades one through six. Each day is an exciting new experience where children take a hands-on approach to fun, engineer solutions to real-world challenges and create new inventions. Sign up at www.campinvention.org/invent for a week long summer enrichment program! Save $25 by signing up before March 28. Click on the headline title for more information.
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