Sunday, May 24, 1987

New Braunfels Herald Zeitung

Location: New Braunfels, Texas

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New Braunfels Herald-Zeitung (Newspaper) - May 24, 1987, New Braunfels, Texas Education Page 10A New Texas NB1SH High school commencement set for Thursday night Two hundred and eightytwo seniors will receive their diplomas from New Braunfels High School dur ing graduation ceremonies Thurs The ceremonies will start at 8 at Unicorn A dress rehearsal will be held at 7 Parents are en couraged to take photographs at the rehearsal since only graduates will be allowed on the field The evenings schedule will include performances by the NBHS band and NBHS choir director Stephen Bed The schools Marine Corps Junior ROTC color guard will pre sent the Senior class president Jennifer Smith will be the evenings mistress of Sandra Fey will give the Bob New Braunfels ISD board of trustees will present the districts Silver Unicorn Awards to individuals who will be honored for their service to New Braunfels Sunni Johnson will give the salutatory followed by the valedictory address by Stacey Heather Woods will give the gradua tion NBHS principal John Turman will certify the class while Charles NBISD will present the Diplomas will be awarded by members of the NBISD board of Student Almee Norton will give the evenings Baccalaureate services held at Baptist church Baccalaureate services for New Braunfels High Schools graduating seniors will be held at today The Gordon Graham of First Baptist Church will give the even Ings Student Wade Felker will give the Invocation while Christine Scruggs will read the Melissa Gar za will give the The NBHS Chorale and the Carl Schurz Elementary choirs will sing during the Social studies teacher named award recipient New Braunfels High School teacher Lucille McDavidNeuse was the recipient of the Good Citizenship Medal from the William Hightower Chapter of the Sons of the American She was given the award because of her 23 years of teaching governmentand historyrelated sub McDavidNeuse is the chairperson of the NBHS social studies depart Parra to attend institute for geography teachers New Braunfels Middle School teacher Genelle Parra has been selected to participate in the Texas Alliance for Geographic Education 1987 Summer She is one of 40 social studies teachers from the AustinSan Antonio area who were selected to participate in the In The institute will be hosted by the Department of Geography and Plan ning at Southwest Texas State University July The institute will focus on fun damental themes in In cluding place physical and human human environmental move ment of humans interaction on the Earth and regions of the Seele students take places in contest Five students from each grade level took top honors in the Declama tion Contest held at Seele Elemen Students in the third grade who won awards were Amanda first place Shawn second place Ronnie third place Mark fourth place and Jon David fifth Students who placed in the fourth grade contest were Jennifer first place Alison second place Amy third place Sarah fourth place and Kristi fifth In the fifth grade the top awards went to Bradley first place Skye second place Susan third place Laura fourth place and Amy fifth Friday marks end of school New Braunfels ISOs 198687 school year will officially end for students Students at all schools will be dismissed one hour early on this Teachers will continue through which is scheduled as a district Registration begins for summer school program Registration for New Braunfels High Schools summer school pro gram will be June 5 from 9 to 1 The first summer session will be from June 8July The se cond summer session will meet July 631 from The cost will be per which is payable at the time of Courses which will be offered are English III and IV Fundamen tals of Math PreAlgebra and Algebra I Geometry and Algebra II World History American History Health and Data For more call Judy Seifert at 6256271 weekdays between and 4 Community education summer program begins Four classes In New Braunfels ISDs Community Education sum mer program are scheduled to begin during the first week of Baton Twirling will begin June 1 and continue throughout the These classes are offered for all levels intermediate and advanced and are for ages 4 years and Classes will meet on Mondays at Carl Schurz Session 1 will be from while Session 11 will be from Mary Jo Miller Is the The tuition Is a School PersonnelPayroll Deduc tion Retirement Planning will meet at 7 June 2 at 1000 North The free class will be taught by Stan Investment Education for Ladles Only will meet at June This free class will meet at 1000 North Building and will be taught by Stan Investments for a College Educa tion will be offered at 7 June This free class will meet at 1000 North Building and will be taught by Stan For more information about these call Outstanding teacher shares love of science New Braunfels High School teacher Faye Clarke was selected as the 1987 Sigma Xi Outstanding Science She was one of nine recipients of the More than 50 science teachers from the San Antonio area were Sigma XI Is a scien tific research The chapter which gave the award is in San An the chairperson of the NBHS science has taught three Biology I classes and one Advanced Placement Biology class during the 198687 school She also sponsors the schools Science Club and works with students in preparing for I want to share my love of science with young Clarke It is my greatest desire to make them aware of the wonder of each in dividual organism and instill them with enough knowledge to make them want to know more about each one and its importance in the web of I have found it a challenge to review my teaching methods and to change the emphasis placed on the traditional biology core It has been stimulating to make these adjustments and those required due to the changes in our young people in todays she I feel that working with young people has helped me to understand them and to empathize with I want to help prepare them to take their place in a rapidly changing world and to be able to make the right choices to protect our world as well as I also want them to enjoy their world and con sider nature as their Since NBHS has produced many University Interscholastic League science district with three regional winners advancing to NBHS has earned a state first place in overall science and a first in Many of the students also enter in dividual science contests sponsored by the Math and Science Association of Clarke is a graduate of Pan American where she graduated cum and holds a masters degree in biology from Southwest Texas State While at she received the School of Science Award for Academic Excellence with grade point average of She has worked in the New Braunfels ISD since 1962 and has been a member of several commit such as the fiveyear planning staff development com mittee and curriculum In ad she is a member of the steer ing committee and science commit tee for Southern Association Evalua Clarke is a member of the National Association of Biology Biology Teachers of Science Teachers of Texas Math and Science Coaches Delta Kappa Gamma New Braunfels National Education Association and Texas State Teachers She and her have one In the com Clarke is involved with the New Braunfels Humane the New Braunfels Conservation Society and First United Church of DO YOU HEAR But Not Understand THIS IS ALL YOU WEAR II you have difficulty unaeistanding come in for a FREE HEARING TEST AND DEMONSTRA TION When you hear al peak lite is so much more enjoyable Your family and friends will nonce the 30 DAY HOME MEOICAID The Tiny Aids ire May 14 and 24 2nd and 4th Thursday Comal Drug 544 Union Parking In Rear Blk he Clip It and Save II you cant be at one of our service call or write Centex Hearing Aid Service 35th Texas 78703 512 4547407 Need Some Relief For That Neckpain Ever Been To A Chiropractor Call The Relief Team suffer from heudaehf Qr Imk of time yeu got seme wife no me We aeeept what yoyr group insurant accident or workers compensation 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