Elvis Andrus Hosts a Coffee Talk
Rangers shortstop Elvis Andrus hosted a coffee talk for Frisco ISD Limited English Proficient (LEP) summer school families. The parents learned about his life in the U.S. and how he was able to overcome obstacles in his life. His main message was to stay positive. Thanks to Mr. Andrus for his consistent willingness to share his journey and positivity with FISD families.
Lebanon Trail Seniors Embrace STEM
Congratulations to Lebanon Trail High School seniors Abhinav Chiluka and Taemoor Mughal who were selected to attend the BEAT (Biomedical Excellence and Academic Training) Academy this summer. This one-week camp was held virtually this year and students had the opportunity to experience a gross anatomy, talk with and listen to lectures from medical experts and perform hands-on laboratory experiments such as suturing and fingerprint identification molds/impressions. Under the direction of Dr. Irene Chapa of UT-San Antonio, participants of this selective program gained further insight on the institution itself as well as a variety of medical professions.
FISD Girl Scouts Earn Their Gold Award
Twenty-one Frisco ISD Girl Scouts have earned their Gold Award. To earn the award, they had to develop innovative, lasting solutions to local or global issues. Many of these projects involve partnering with local and worldwide organizations, churches and schools, while others promote community building and cultural diversity and inclusion.
Congratulations to these students and recent graduates on their great accomplishment: Zainab Anjum, Arya Biju, Natalie Brooks, Christian Bryan, Peyton Burnett, Zoe Dickson, Brittney Jobe, Lindsey Jobe, Anne Marie Joe, Ziyana Keshavjee, Zoie Lancaster, Hannah Le, Tara Meazell, Reagan Rasmussen, Sydney Reeves, Kylie Richardson, Harsha Sankaran, Samra Shaik, Aashka Shroff, Priyanka Subramanian and Caitlyn Tate.