David Crockett High School

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Nurse Cassie Moffitt, RN spoke at the JDRF TypeOne Nation Summit in Irving, Texas last weekend. She is currently a certified diabetes educator (CDE) and uses her knowledge and and experience to educate others in her role as a school nurse for the AISD.

Great Job, Nurse Moffitt!

Michelle Kailey Snyder, Crockett College and Career counselor was selected by Texas A & M as a "Very Important counselor of 2016" Each year A&M recognizes the top 25 counselors in the state for their dedication to student success and efforts to help students apply to college.

The Crockett Varsity and non-varsity guitar groups won Sweepstakes at UIL on April 22. The beginning group received excellent ratings on stage and in the sight reading room. Great Job!

Theater teacher Christina Burbank has been selected as High school Teacher of the Year by AISD officials. Dr. Paul Cruz came to Crockett to award Ms. Burbank with a plaque and honor her on campus in her classroom. She will compete for AISD district Teacher of the Year.

Award winning author Francisco X. Stork will be visiting Crockett on Friday April 1 during lunch, in the PAC theatre.

Approximately twenty teachers and administrators from Goosecreek ISD visited CHS on Tuesday, March 22 to observe our progressive school programs such as AVID, Einstein, Entrepreneurship and visit a variety of classrooms.

Crockett hosted "Think It Up" Live on campus March 10 for Crockett students and students from the Austin community. Students were able to brainstorm ideas to create student-powered projects. Students had to describe the impact of their project and competed for $1,000.

Coach Derrick Davis presented a "Certificate of Recognition" to Interim Principal Sissy Camacho for her efforts in supporting the boys basketball students and their program.

Linda Lehmusvirta from PBS station KLRU filmed the Crockett garden and aquaponics system. The story features students from the Garden Club, Aquatic Science classes, Construction Technology who were interviewed about their roles in the development of this project.

Congratulations to Visual Arts students who won 54- 1st place awards and 10- 2nd place awards with 3 State Qualifiers at last Saturday's art competition, Visual Arts Scholastic Event.

The Tex-Anns and Lil' Anns had a successful day on Saturday at the Crowdpleasers Dance Competition in San Marcos. Congratulations dance team Officer Awards winning: Super Sweepstakes, Team Awards: Super sweepstakes and Lil' Anns in their first public performance of Division 1 Superior rating!

Open to Public - Wednesday, February 17th at 6 p.m.

All students in AISD can apply! Complete the application using the link. First round of applications due February 15, 2016

Congrats to the guitar program. 13 of our 15 students received superior ratings and the other two received excellent ratings. In addition, all qualified for the state competition in May!!!

The team made finals in the Large Co-Ed Varsity division at UT Arlington on January 15, 2016!

Congratulations to Ms. Emily Hammons. She is an outstanding life skills teacher!

Congratulations to Ms. Burbank for being selected as Crockett High School Teacher of the Year for 2015-16!

Almost every news station covered the grand re-opening of Salon Crockett. Thanks to the entire Crockett CTE staff for the great job preparing our students.

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