Cypress-Fairbanks ISD

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Spotlight on Athletic Directors, Student-Athletes, and Recruiting for College Signing Day

Spotlight on Athletic Directors, Student-Athletes, and Recruiting for College Signing Day Athletics programs in our public schools provide physical and educational benefits to student athletes. Athletic Directors not only lead the coaches and programs, but also support the development of student talent and character. The Examination of National Education Longitudinal Study (NELS) shows that school …

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Cy-Fair 2017 Football State Champions

Athletic Director Series Featuring Cy-Fair ISD

Athletic Director Series Cy-Fair ISD An interview with Cy-Fair ISD Director of Athletics, Ray Zapeda What inspired you to become an athletic director? My mother and father were both educators in various roles over long careers in public education. Their example combined with the experience that I had as a student-athlete with my own coaches …

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Cy-Fair Teacher to Attend Harvard Workshop

Cy-Fair Teacher to Attend Harvard Workshop One Cypress- Fairbanks ISD teacher will attend an exclusive Harvard workshop to study case-based methodology.  Cypress Springs High School government and economics teacher Jared Selby is headed to the Harvard Case Study Method Workshop.  The workshop trains teachers across the country in the practice of case method instruction.  A “case” is a …

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Public Schools and Diversity

Public Schools Promote Diversity, Equity, and Accountability

“EDUCATION IS THE GREAT EQUILIZER.” -HORACE MANN, PIONEER OF PUBLIC EDUCATION With everything going on in the world, heartfelt messages of support and encouragement for the Black Lives Matter movement are everywhere.  Our public school districts are no different, as numerous letters from superintendents and board members have been posted to reinforce public schools’ promise …

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Cy- Fair ISD Choir Directors Honor Class of 2020

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]Social distancing did not stop Choir Directors across Cypress- Fairbanks ISD from showing appreciation for their students.  The group of talented musical educators shared a moving rendition of “O Love”.   The video honors their class of 2020 graduating seniors.  [/vc_column_text][/vc_column][/vc_row][vc_row][vc_column][vc_video link=”https://youtu.be/4FPzNF7Qc-E”][/vc_column][/vc_row][vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text] Find out more about fine arts programs in public schools here. [/vc_column_text][/vc_column][/vc_row]

summer meal program in the Houston and Gulf Coast area

Summer Meal Program in the Houston and Gulf Coast Area

1 in every 5 children struggle with food insecurity and hunger in Texas, and when the regular school year ends some children lose regular access to nutritious meals.  The federally-funded SFSP (Summer Food Service Program) offers reimbursement to local organizations that provide free, healthy meals to children over the summer months when there are school …

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Class of 2020 Ceremony Directory

Houston and Gulf Coast 2020 Graduation Ceremony Information 

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text] Graduation Ceremony Information   Our Gulf Coast-area school districts are honoring their class of 2020 graduating seniors despite the challenges of the pandemic.  Find the link to your district below for updates on graduation ceremonies and events.   Alief ISD   Alvin ISD Angleton ISD Brazosport ISD Clear Creek ISD Columbia Brazoria ISD Cypress Fairbanks …

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School Meals Houston Area

Keeping Students Fed: Find Your District’s Meal Program

School Meal Map – Our Houston-area schools’ nutrition services staff works hard providing district children healthy meals even during school closures.

DISTRICT RECAP: Giving Thanks in Our Houston-Area Schools

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]Thanksgiving marked the beginning of the season of giving, and our Houston-area public schools celebrated the holiday spirit with several Thanksgiving projects and activities.  Here are a few of the inspiring and exciting ways our students have been honoring the holiday!   The Cypress-Fairbanks ISD nutrition services team provided a Thanksgiving feast for immigrant students …

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