Ash Wednesday services will be held at 5:30 pm at the Sacred Heart Catholic Church in Valentine.
Daylight Saving Time
Daylight Saving time begins at 2:00am on Sunday, March 9, 2014, and ends Sunday, November 2, 2014. Daylight Saving Time – often referred to as "Summer Time", "DST" or "Daylight Savings Time" – is a way of making better use of the daylight in the evenings by setting the clocks forward one hour during the longer days of summer, and back again in the fall.
Golf in Lajitas
On Tuesday, March 4th, the high school golf team will travel to Lajitas for a tournament.
On Thursday, March 6th, the history fair team will travel to Alpine for regional history fair competition.
Spring Break will be from Monday, March 10th through Friday, March 14th. School will resume on Monday, March 17th at regular time.
On Friday, March 7th, the high school track team will travel to Irran for a track meet.
When we come back from Spring Break, the high school girls golf team will travel to Wink for a tournament; and the junior high tennis team will travel to Fort Davis for a tournament.
Teacher of the Mo nth
Students Please vote once a month for Teacher of the Month. February Elementary Teacher is Mrs. Almanza. February High School Teacher is Mr. Ackley.
Alejandro Gutierrez was born on Monday, March 3rd at 8:15am at the Big Bend Regional Medical Hospital. He weighed in at 8 pounds, 1 ounce, and measured 21 inches. His brother, Arturo Gutierrez, is in Mrs. Porras' 1st grade class. His mother is Vanessa Ornelas, and his father is Arturo Gutierrez. Baby and mother are doing fine and are expected to go home today.
End of 9 Weeks
The first nine weeks for the second semester ends on Friday, March 7th. Teachers, please have your grades in by end of school Monday, March 17th. Report cards will go out on Wednesday, March 19th.