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Southern Gets $1,000 Check from Local Business

February 4, 2015

(Green Lantern employee and William Southern graduate Jessica Rogers (white shirt) helped present a $1,000 check to the school) Inside William Southern Elementary and all ISD schools, excellence in education is on display every day. Thanks to a program established by Green Lantern Car Wash, William Southern was rewarded for their excellence with a $1,000 […]

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Fairmount Performs 100 Acts of Service

After learning about Dr. Martin Luther King Jr., fifth-graders at Fairmount Elementary were inspired to follow in his footsteps. They were particularly inspired by King’s words when he said, “Everybody can be great because everybody can serve.” and “Life’s most persistent and urgent question is, what are you doing for others?” So, they challenged themselves […]

William Southern Teacher Wants Title of American Ninja Warrior

Annie Dudek, William Southern physical education teacher, is a hopeful for the seventh season of the heart-racing competition series American Ninja Warrior on NBC. The action-packed show follows competitors as they tackle the world’s most difficult obstacle courses in an effort to qualify for the national finals in Las Vegas on a four-stage course modeled after Japan’s […]

Sycamore Hills, Great Plains SPCA Develop Character Between Two- and Four-Legged Friends

With the help of the Great Plains Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals (SPCA), Sycamore Hills Elementary students learned first-hand about the character trait of compassion. During the school’s recent character assembly to kick off their service project for Great Plains, students met ‘Captain,’ one of the many beneficiaries of their generosity, and […]


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