IMPORTANT INFORMATION FOR PARENTS AND STUDENTS CONCERNING STAAR TESTING
Please click HERE for the information from our district concerning students and changes in graduation requirements related to STAAR testing. Here is the Texas Education website information.
SUMMER SCHOOL INFORMATION
Quick Reference Guide for Parents for Summer School
Summer School Quick Reference Guide
Need information on various summer school programs?
See the Quick reference guide?
PLEASE CLICK HERE FOR ENGLISH
PLEASE CLICK HERE FOR SPANISH
SUMMER SCHOOL BUS SCHEDULE.
2013 Summer School Current 8th grade Extended Year information updated 06/05/2013
2013 Summer School High School Extended Year information updated 06/05/2013
VACCINE REQUIREMENTS FOR 2013 - 2014 SCHOOL YEAR
2013-2014 Texas Minimum State Vaccine Requirements for Students Grades K-12
Parent Letter in English and Spanish - Click HERE
List of vaccines required in English and Spanish - Click HERE.
AP AND PRE-AP SUMMER ASSIGNMENTS
PRE-AP ALGEBRA 2
AP US HISTORY
Go to www.edmodo.com and join the “2013-2014 APUSH” group. The code you will need to join is 272zvq. There will soon be a “Welcome to APUSH” video posted there which will describe the class and its requirements. Watch it! It is very important that you join Edmodo as soon as possible. The attached readings, and some lectures and PowerPoints will be posted there
AP MACRO ECONOMICS
PRE-AP WORLD GEOGRAPHY
PRE-AP WORLD HISTORY
PRE-AP PHYSICS - MS. SPANGLER
PRE-AP ENGLISH 1
PRE-AP ENGLISH 2
AP ENGLISH 3
AP ENGLISH 4
The complete summer packet for AP English III can be picked up from Mrs. Alexander in room 433, and beginning summer break it will be available in the Counseling Center or in the front office. Any questions can be sent to Mrs. Alexander
DOBIE BOYS' BASKETBALL SUMMER CAMP
Please click HERE for the information. July 9th - July 11th.
JULY 22ND - 25TH
CLICK HERE FOR MORE INFORMATION.
JROTC SUMMER CAMP - AUGUST 12TH - 15TH
Please click on this link for all of the information about this great summer camp.
DOBIE HIGH SCHOOL
WED. AUG. 14 8:00 AM - 1:00 PM
THUR. AUG. 15 12:00 PM - 4:00 PM
SAT. AUG. 17 8:00 AM - 12:00 PM
WED. AUG. 21 8:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Our thoughts and prayers are with Trevor and his family. See the story HERE.
WEB TECH STUDENT PLACES IN GOOGLE CONTEST
Web Tech student, Rosa Velazquez, placed in the Google Doodle contest with her entry "My Quincenera". Congratulations to Rosa...see you next year in Web 2!
DOBIE GOLF PLACES AT STATE!
Coach Chris Ferguson and Ben Arnett at State 2013
Ben Arnett, a junior, competed in the 5A State Golf Tournament in Austin the past two days. Ben shot a 72 & 70 for a score of 142 and tied for 8th in the state out of 73 players !!! Ben is the first Dobie student to ever qualify for the state golf tournament. Remember that name, Ben Arnett; he'll be a pro one day!
Ben Arnett named Houston Chronicle's Athlete of the Week!
Ben Arnett, junior golfer here at Dobie, placed first in regional competition today. Ben will be advancing to the state golf tournament in Austin representing Dobie High School. Read the story HERE.
Jackie Vasquez qualified for regionals for her third time in three years (she’s a Junior) She did not qualify for state, but did shoot the second best score of our district representatives.
Chris Ferguson and Leisha Lewis - coaches.
TYLER WOLFE WINS ATHLETIC HALL OF FAME SCHOLARSHIP
Terry Brotherton, chairman of the Hall of Fame committee, Tyler Wolfe, and Dan Pastorini former Houston Oiler quarterback and guest emcee, holding the $1,500 scholarship check during the PISD Athletic Hall of Fame. For more pictures and information, please click HERE.
Freshman Justice Henderson qualified for Area in 4 events. She won the long jump, was 3rd in the 100 and she is a member of the qualifying 4x100 and 4x200 relay. Also joining her on the relays are Sr. Essence Gilbert, Junior-Jayla Joulevette and Sophomore Makaila Singleton.
Also qualifying for Area is Sophomore Stella Somdah in the shot put and Jr. Brianna Guevara in the 1600 and 3200. Area will be held on Friday, April 19 at North Shore, the top 4 qualifiers from each event will head to Regionals in Humble the following weekend.
LATIN CLUB WINS!
The Dobie Latin Club placed 4th overall at our state TSJCL contest this week against 60 other schools. Dobie’s overall score was 735, which was only 31 points away from 3rd place and only 104 points away from the 1st place team.
Five students won trophies for Highest Scores:
Tuan Phan – Geography
Brian Tran – Greek Derivatives
Brian To – Greek History
Christina Tran – Roman Life
Khoa Truong – Boys Dramatic Interpretation
These students won ribbons/certificates and the points that added up to our overall score:
Ahmad Abusaif, Christian Ascensio, Erika Ascensio, Adam Boswell, Kiyah Brooks, Genovy Cabrera, Andrea Cedano, Nick Cessna, Angelica DeJesus, Ian Escobedo, Abdon Ferreira, Maria Ferreira, Justin Gee, Nick Ghansyam, Jason Giang, Rachel Glass, Vincent Gonzales, Sandra Gonzalez, Adolfo Gracia, Anna Ingalls, Austin Ingalls, Brady Jacobs, Giselle Landa, Ira Lanza, Jacob Little, Inez Lopez, Tony Ly, Cameron Martens, Marisa Mendieta, Steven Mendieta, Chanse Morris, Sidra Naqvi, Catherine Nguyen, Elissa Nguyen, Luong Nguyen, Mai Thao Nguyen, Taylor Nguyen, Tin Nguyen, Xavier Olmos, Cassidy Peng, Gabriel Perez, Ashley Perez, Linh Pham, Tracie Phan, Tuan Pham, Vy Phan, Ed Rios, Tyson Salinas, Maya Suarez, Chelsea Tajonera, Melissa Thomas, Brian To, Anna Tran, Brian Tran, Bryan Tran, Christina Tran, Heidi Tran, Ngoc-Que Tran, Khoa Truong, Tinh Truong, Ilse Vielma, Princess Villanueva, Rebecca Vu, and Ytzel Yzaguirre
Ms. Barrett - sponsor
IT'S A WIN NGUYEN AGAIN!
Dona Nguyen, center, was announced as one of the top ten finalist in the 2013 Culture Shapers Visual Art Contest. Dona won first place in the mixed media category and received a $5,000 cash prize. Her work was selected among 192 entries for mixed media from 30 different districts.
Here's the link to the article with the 1st place winners. Extra info: The name of her piece is "Masquerade Ball."
STATE VASE COMPETITION
Dona Nguyen won another gold medal at the State VASE competition in Bryan, TX on Friday April 5, 2013. This is her 3rd Gold medal!
Ms. Kent - Sponsor - Art Dept.