State Bound!
Regional Semifinalists
 
Congratulations to the Lady Raider basketball team on their wins against Winnsboro and Alba Golden in the regional tournament!

Game Details:
The girls' 3A state tournament will be held Thursday through Saturday (3/5 - 3/7) at the Alamodome in San Antonio. The Lady Raiders will take on the Rockdale Lady Tigers on Thursday at 3:00 p.m.

Tickets:
Tickets will be on sale at the Sunnyvale Schools Building (administration - 417 E. Tripp Road) Tuesday, March 3, from 1:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m. Tickets will be sold for $12.00 each. The winning team will play in the final game on Saturday at 10:00 a.m.



Spirit Send Off:

There will be a spirit send-off for the team on Wednesday morning at 10:00 a.m. at SHS. SISD encourages the

 
community to come out and support the Lady Raiders for this send-off celebration!
 

Spirit Gear:
The RABC spirit trailer will be open on Tuesday morning at the football stadium from 8:30 a.m. - 9:30 a.m.  Cash or

checks only will be accepted.

Congratulations Lady RAIDERS!


sportsgram.net

Sportsgram.net To Broadcast Girls' State Tournament
Can't make it to San Antonio for the big game? Be sure to listen to the live Lady Raider action via internet connection on www.sportsgram.net!

 
 

 
Play off shirts girls 15
Play-off T-shirts are on sale for $15.  Stop by SHS office or pick one up from Mrs. Coach Softley.  Adult and kids sizes while supplies last.

Successful State Meet for SHS Swimmer
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SHS Swimmer Emily Manly competed in the UIL State Swim
 
Meet this past weekend in Austin.  Emily came in 4th in the 200 Individual Medley with a personal best time
 
of 2:06.79.  She was able to hold on to 6th place in the 100 Backstroke with a time of 57.67.  This was
 
Emily's second appearance at the State Swim Meet. Congratulations to our outstanding sophomore
 
swimmer!
Sunnyvale Swim was ranked 26th out of 52 teams. 
 

Casino Royale: SEF's Annual Gala

SEF logo
MARK YOUR CALENDARS SUNNYVALE! The Sunnyvale Education Foundation (SEF) invites you to attend our Annual gala fundraiser, which will be Saturday, April 11th, 2015. New Venue this year! Our fabulous “Casino Royale” event will be held at the historic Frontiers of Flight Museum at 6911 Lemmon Avenue (near Dallas Love Field) from 6:00 p.m. - 11:00 p.m. A delicious dinner and complimentary parking will be provided. Attendees can also participate in our silent auction, thrilling live auction and fun casino games to help raise money for student scholarships and much needed innovative teacher grants. These grants will be awarded to the fantastic teachers and staff of SISD. Please go to https://sunnyvaleisd.ejoinme.org/2015gala to register and purchase your gala tickets, make a general donation to SEF or become a gala sponsor now!!

Fun Run ticket art 15 Raider Run 5K and Fun Run - SAVE THE DATE!

Mark your calendar now for this spring's annual 5K and Fun Run, sponsored by the Raider Athletic Booster Club. This event is a community-wide family fun event, as well as fitness opportunity. Funds raised from the event support the students of SISD. NEW THIS YEAR: all timing for runners will be handled electronically, through chips. 
The Raider Athletic Booster Club hopes you will consider not only attending the run, but also sponsoring the event. Look for sign-up information soon!

Wondering when your student will take the STAAR test or EOC exam?
The updated 2014-2015 STAAR/EOC exam calendar has been posted for your reference here



Diabetes Awareness Fundraiser
Senior Project of Lari Jo Westwood
Walk - Saturday March 21 9:00, walkers be there at 8:30 a.m.
Wear red
Where: at the old football field
Donations will be accepted or donate online at this link.
In honor of her mother, Phyllis Whitehead, who is diabetic.
 


2014-2015 Yearbooks Now On Sale!
Don't wait until the last minute! Order NOW and capture your Raider's memories with the purchase of a 2014-2015 yearbook! Click here for ordering information. 
Early bird deadline is March 31st... after that, prices go up! 
Reminder: SISD offers two yearbooks - an elementary school yearbook and a combined middle school and high school yearbook. Please take note of this when ordering!


track and field SRYSA Track and Field
The SRYSA Track meeting that was scheduled for Thursday, February 26th has been cancelled and will be rescheduled at a later date. For more information please email raiderstrackclub@yahoo.com or call Coach K at 214.288.6873."


 

PTA Reflections Entries Advance to State
Congratulations to three of our SISD students whose PTA Reflections entries received an Overall Award of Excellence and advanced to the state-level judging. 
This is a wonderful achievement as nearly 60,000 Texas students participate in the program annually and less than 3% of those advance to Texas PTA.

reflections finalists  
 
From left to right: Morgan McCullough (Literature, MS division), Avery Skidmore (Music Composition, Intermediate division), Loralai Milton (Music Composition, MS division)
 
PTA Reflections Entries Place in Regional-level judging
Also, a big Congratulations to the following students whose entries placed in the Regional-level judging:
 
Award of Excellence:
Chaeni Shin (Visual Arts, HS division)
Anne Thomas (Literature, Intermediate division)
Jarrett Stewart (Video Production, Intermediate division)
Alexandra Salser (Video Production, MS division)
Cambelle Starnes (Literature, MS division)
Rani Nune (Literature, MS division)
 
Award of Merit:
Clara Beth Lewallyn (Photography, Primary division)
Vienne Howay (Visual Arts, MS division)
Sharon Cherian (Literature, MS division)
Simon Belz (Literature, MS division)
Antos Widner (Literature, MS division)
Griffin Shoemaker (Literature, MS division)
Mary-Kate Hisaw (Literature, MS division)
 
Honorable Mention:
Hannah Lawless(Literature, Intermediate division)
Bethany Kasselman (Visual Arts, MS division)
Anali Crumpton (Literature, MS division)
Logan Westmoreland (Literature, MS division)
Allison Mille (Literature, MS division)


SISD Earns TEA Distinctions
Congratulations to our SISD campuses in meeting the Texas Education Agency's accountability standards. In addition, SISD campuses have been awarded seven Distinction Designations. For the full reports distributed by TEA, please click here.



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