June 7, 2019 - The President’s Award for Educational Achievement is given to recognize students who show outstanding educational growth, improvement, commitment or intellectual development in their academic subjects but do not meet the criteria for the President’s Award for Educational Excellence. This award is meant to encourage and reward students who work hard and put forth their best effort in all academic areas.
June 7, 2019 - The President’s Award for Educational Excellence was established to recognize academic success in the classroom. It is designed to encourage students to achieve high academic standards by recognizing and rewarding them for educational excellence. To receive this award, fifth grade students must have high achievement on the math or reading portion of the 5th grade STAAR test and earn a grade point average of 90 or above in the fourth and fifth grades.
June 7, 2019 - The “S” Award for Scholastic Excellence and medal is presented to students who have a yearly average of 90 or above in every subject. The following students are to be commended for maintaining this level of academic excellence.
June 6, 2019 - Attendance in school is usually a good predictor of a student’s academic performance. Students with excellent attendance records have a better chance to perform well in the classroom. It takes a great deal of determination and effort to attend school the entire year and not miss a day. The following students did not miss a day and were in attendance 169 days this year.
Pre-Kindergarten - Ryleigh Bonner, Kyla Warren
Kindergarten - None
First Grade - Lily Denby, Easton Parks, Cooper Raymond
June 6, 2019 - S. W. Carter Elementary School is pleased to announce that Mr. Larry Jason McDonald, special education teacher, was nominated and selected as the iteach Texas Elementary Teacher of the Year. This is Jason’s first year to teach after completing the iteach Texas private alternative educator program based on distance learning that recommends successful candidates for the Standard teaching certificate in Texas.