This coming Wednesday, 4/16, school will be released at Noon.
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Back Row L to R:
2 National Bound FCCLA Teams from recent State Leadership Conference in Corpus Christi, April 9 – 12, 2014:
Top 5 placings included:
Advocacy Jr. Team – Erin Anderson, Canda Makuta placed 1st
Nutrition & Wellness Sr. – Christopher Freeland placed 2nd
Food Innovations Jr. – Brittany Bowden, Jessica Walker placed 5th
Erin, Canda, and Christopher will be competing at Nationals in San Antonio, July 6-12!
Other teams competing and representing Bangs FCCLA with pride included:
Entrepreneurship Sr. – Caitlin Jester
Food Innovations Sr. – Makayla Pena, Marissa Villalpando
National Programs in Action Sr. – Taylor Francois, Gracie Fuentes
“World of Opportunities” was the theme for FCCLA Leadership Conferences this year. Students were able to expand their leadership potential and build skills for life by competing and participating in programs, presentations, projects, and exhibits that involved family, careers, and communities. 3600 students, advisors, and supporters registered for this year’s State event composed of 1A-5A schools from across the State.
We appreciate the help and support of others attending this year’s conference from Bangs including:
Vick Orlando, High School Principal; Mandy Johnson, Transportation Director; Rachel Hall FCCLA Advisor; Megan Jackson, judge; Alissia Theriaque, room monitor; parents - Kathryn Makuta and Connie Freeland.
Congratulations to the Lady Dragons they Won the Area meet and had several personal best at the track meet Saturday.
Mercedes Hinze & Karen Parks had a personal best in the Shot Put. Karen placed 4th & Mercedes 5th. Mercedes placed 1st in the Discuss. Charly Lipsey placed 4th in the 300 Hurdles. Callie Sprowls 6th & Ryli Pruitt 7th in the 100 dash. Micheala Light tied for 4th in the High jump and had a jump off and came up short and placed 5th. The Mile Relay team placed 4th, they had their best time of the year 4:11.65. Alex Madlock had 2 personal best 1st in the triple & 200 dash. Triple jump 37'2 & New Bangs track record in the 200 dash 25.00. Alex placed 3rd in the long jump. The 800 meter relay ran their best time of the year and placed 1st 1:45.18. Last but not least Senior Kassidy Jone placed 1st in the mile and 3200 meter run.
Kassidi Jones Mile & 2 Mile
Livestock Judging Team
Land Judging Team
Two More State Qualifiers!
Pictured from left to right: (Front Row) William Roberts, Andrew Quintana, Mason Reichenau, Zach Marney, Matthew Jackson
(Back Row) Director Shannon Lee, Christopher Freeland, Mercedes Hinze, Kassidy Adams, Kady Kyle, Emalee Blankenship, Max Chandler, Trent Cofresi, Mackenzie Calaway, Faith Cates, Rebecca Fuqua, Alyssa Rosales, Cassie Pena, Jennifer Salazar, KyLynn Shumate, Matthew Rudd, Daniel Malett, J.B. Eoff, Kenedi Deal, Michael Champion
Bangs High School OAP Advances to AREA!
Bangs High School’s One Act Play cast in its bid to repeat last year’s state meet appearance will present La Bete Thursday in the area round of competition at Graham Memorial Auditorium in Graham. Bangs will be the 5th of six plays to compete.
To reach this level of competition, Bangs had to be one of the top two plays in each of the zone and district contests. Bangs was awarded three “1” ratings to be the winning play at the district 6-2A contest was held in Coleman in March.
In addition to being an advancing play, the cast has rolled up several acting and technical honors. The play has won Best Actor twice with Christopher Freeland taking the award at the zone contest and Andrew Quintana winning the award at district. The entire crew received the Top Crew award at the district meet.
Other cast honors include:
William Roberts, Christopher Freeland—All Star Cast
Mackenzie Calaway-- Outstanding Technician Award
Under the direction of Shannon Lee, Bangs has reached an elite place as one of only 64 plays left from the 223 2A schools who started this year’s competition. Bangs must finish in the top two at area to advance to the regional contest May 2 at Odessa College.
For more information contact Shannon Lee at 325-752-6822 or email@example.com
BHS Robotics to State
Three teams from Bangs High School will compete in the Texas Computer Educators Association (TCEA) State Robotics Contest in Deer Park on Saturday, April 12. Students from all school classifications across Texas will compete in this contest.
Congratulations to Bangs ISD for Winning the