Congratulations to staff and students of J. P. Starks for receiving 5 stars of distinction for academic achievement on the STAAR Test. Due to hard word and dedication of students and staff, Starks received 5 Stars for the following areas: Reading, Science, Top 25% for Student Progress, Top 25% for Closing the Gap, and Post Secondary Commended performance. Keep up the great work as we look forward to receiving stars in all areas at the end of this year.
Congratulations to Ms. Joy Runnels and Ms. Patsy Williams for applying for and receiving the Grant for Innovative Teaching sponsored by the Junior League of Dallas. Both grants will allow for the continuation of the Sisters in Science Robotics Club and a new robotics club for boys. We look forward to developing future engineers which will help design and power this global society.
J. P. Starks MST Robotrons competed in their very 1st robotics competition sponsored by First Lego League in Ft. Worth, Texas. There were three phases to the competition; Robotics, Core Values and the Challenge Project. The students gained valuable knowledge and experience, receiving high marks for the team challenge and for teamwork. Congratulations for a job well done!