Austin Choir Provides Pre-Board Meeting Entertainment
The Austin Middle School choir performed in the atrium of the Administration Building prior to the start of the December 12 board meeting. Their director is Dustin Barksdale.
de Zavala Middle School Students Lead Pledges
de Zavala Middle School students (from left) Gisela Calzada, Alexia Bautista, Victoria Guevara and Lindsey Rodriguez led the pledges to the American and Texas flags at the December 12 board meeting.
Lamar Middle School Student Recognized as Winner of Holiday Card Art Contest
Sophia Sandoval, a seventh-grade student at Lamar Middle School, was recognized by the Board of Trustees at the December board meeting for her artwork that was featured on the district’s holiday cards. Pictured are (from left) Superintendent Jose Parra; Sophia; her art teacher, Bonnie Lindle; and Board President Dr. Steven Jones.
Trina Valdez Recognized as Teacher of the Month
Trina Valdez, a math interventionist at Austin Middle School, was honored by the Board of Trustees and administration as the Irving ISD Teacher of the Month for December. Valdez is pictured with Board Member A.D. Jenkins.
Santiago Carbone Recognized as Employee of the Month
Santiago Carbone, building manager at Britain Elementary School, was honored by the Board of Trustees and administration as the Irving ISD Employee of the Month for December. Carbone is pictured with Board Secretary Randy Randle.
Karen Clark Recognized as Guest Educator of the Month
Karen Clark, guest educator at Schulze Elementary School, was honored by the Board of Trustees and administration for being named the Irving ISD Employee of the Month for December. Clark is pictured with Board Vice President Larry Stipes.