SCHOOL BOARD HONORS STUDENTS, TEACHER AT MONTHLY MEETING
December 15, 2015
ISD school board trustees honored several students and a teacher during its
monthly meeting on December 14, 2015.
Pirates Karis Beasley and Amber Strange were honored for the achievements on
the Granbury High School volleyball team. Beasley was named to the Texas Girls Coaches Association’s All-State
team, while Strange will play in the TGCA All-Star game. Pictured above are
(left to right) Strange, head coach Tammy Clark, and Beasley.
also recognized Aubrey Ward, a second grader at Emma Roberson Elementary
School, for winning the district reading bee and advancing to the Texas Reading
Bee in November at Texas Christian University. Ward read at the level of a college student during the competition. Pictured above are (left to right) reading
coach Melinda Winterbauer, Ward, and Roberson principal Kellie Lambert.
McWilliams, a kindergarten teacher at Roberson Elementary, was honored for being
named 92.1 Hank FM’s Hometown Hero. Lambert praised McWilliams for her long career in
public education, service to the campus, and work in the community. McWilliams (right) is pictured with Lambert.
band students were honored for placing second in the chamber ensemble
competition at the 40th Annual Percussive Arts Society International Convention
in November at San Antonio. Pictured are
(left to right) Addison Jackson, Ashleigh Hallmark, Reagan Hall, Tyler Rau, and
GHS band director Tahlequah Kirk.
GHS theater arts students were recognized for advancing in competition to the
International Thespian Festival during the state contest earlier in December at
Dallas. Pictured are (left to right) GHS
theater director Mark Weeks, Caleb Wood, Kate Jennings, and Brennan Ross.
council members from Brawner Intermediate School led the pledges to the United
States and Texas flags at the beginning of the board meeting. Pictured are (left to right) assistant
principal Leslie Ghiglieri, Averie Coffman, Katherine Sullivan, Maci Boyd, and
principal Jincy Ross.