In the news:
PHS senior earns Eagle Scout honors
High School senior Marcus Puckett has received one of the Boy
Scouts highest honors.
has been a scout since eight-years-old, received his Eagle Scout
ranking recently. He is a member of Troop 468 in Pearland and is
an honor student at Pasadena High.
In order to
complete his Eagle Scout honors, Puckett had to undertake a
special project. For his Eagle Project, Puckett elected to paint
the classrooms, offices, and restrooms of Pasadena High School,
working with maintenance engineer Larry Mason.
scouting career, he attended many campouts including, a 70 mile
trek at Philmont Scout Ranch in New Mexico, the National
Jamboree in Virginia and the World Jamboree in England.
ranked 17th in his senior class. He was a member of the
football and swimming/diving team. Currently, he is a member of
Speech and Debate, the National Honor Society, the Mu Alpha
Theta Math Club and plays the bass guitar in the school Jazz
2008, he attended and graduated from Boys' State. This year, he
has been awarded the American Legion Award, Vanguard Community
Service Award and Optimist of the Month Award. His greatest
academic honor was being named a National Hispanic Recognized
graduation in early June, Puckett is planning on studying
physics at the University of New Mexico where he was awarded a