We had an amazing surprise campus grant reception at Chisholm Trail High School. Two grants were awarded today, the first is to provide technology for a special education class by Kathy Ballard and the second by David Kaiser, for a New robotics program at CTHS. The students skills can only be amplified by this ingenuity. Thank you- educators for recognizing this opportunity.
The Education Foundation kicked-off the Employee Campaign: Future in Focus 2017; Because We Care. Be a part of this exceptional movement and pledge a commitment! See your Campus Care Captain for more details.
The resources granted to this campus is only a possibility due to the participation in the annual Because We Care Campaign. Our hopes are to award the tangible resources needed to fulfill an innovative vision of the EMS teacher or staff member. Reminder: Grant applications can be found at www. emsef.org and are being accepted now for 2018!
A special thank you to our distinguished Education Foundation Board members who were able to attend this presentation. ... See MoreSee Less
FOUR! It is that time of year! The Annual Charity Golf Tournament is on October 11th.
Please help us to spread the flyer!
We are currently seeking teams of 4, various sponsorship levels and items for the same-day-raffle. Please contact the Education Foundation for more details.
Wayside Middle School received an Education Foundation surprise grant reveal, Today! Over $4,600 awarded to educators, benefited by the Because We Care Campaign of 2016!
The grants were awarded to facilitate the need for flexible seating for an escape in the library and 3D printer resources in an effort to enhance the tech and engineering curiosity of a student. We also granted iPads for students designed to augment the ability to learn. Imagine providing students with a textbook they love to use and value. They won't want to put it down!
Please participate in the EMSISD employee giving program, Because We Care! Look for your chance to give by filling out a commitment card, TODAY! Your contribution changes lives. Also, if you see a need for resources to enhance a students love for learning, submit a grant application to the Education Foundation.
Thank you Dr. Chadwell and Liz Hatley for joining us in recognizing these outstanding educators. ... See MoreSee Less
Your gift provide teachers opportunities to reach their students in new and exciting ways, engaging and challenging them, developing a love of learning. All funds raised will be used for teaching grants and employee scholarships. Employees supporting employees make amazing things happen. You make it happen. ... See MoreSee Less
Because We Care Campaign
September 7, 2017, 5:00pm - October 30, 2017, 7:30pm
Your gift provide teachers opportunities to reach their students in new and exciting ways, engaging and challenging them, developing a love of learning.
All funds raised will be used for teaching grants and employee scholarships. Employees supporting employees make amazing things happen. You make it happen.
Boswell High School received an Education Foundation surprise grant reveal, Friday! Over $10,000 awarded to educators, benefitted by the Because We Care Campaign of 2016. This employee campaign is an exceptional way to show each other how supportive we are to one another's craft, innovative ideas and unique concepts.
Be sure to look for this years opportunity to give when we kick-off the Because We Care Campaign of 2017, NEXT WEEK, September 6th! ... See MoreSee Less
The Education Foundation is mourning the loss of Mollie Newcom. Mollie was an EMS Educator for many years, a member of our Board of Directors and a beloved member of our community. If you would like to honor Mollie's memory, donations can be made towards the Mollie Newcom scholarship fund. Our thoughts and prayers are with the entire Newcom family.
EMS Education Foundation, c/o Susanne Johnson 1200 Old Decatur Road, Fort Worth, TX 76179 ... See MoreSee Less
**REMINDER*** Teacher Innovative Grants (Letter of Inquiry) and 21st Century Grant applications are due Tuesday, February 28th! Contact Carol Siegel if you have any questions before the deadline. Good luck to all our applicants and thank you for your commitment to our students! ... See MoreSee Less
Mayor Flippo recognizes October as “National Dyslexia Awareness Month" #emsproud ... See MoreSee Less
Mayor Flippo recognizes October as “National Dyslexia Awareness Month"
At the September 19 City Council meeting, Saginaw Mayor Todd Flippo read a proclamation declaring the month of October to be “National Dyslexia Awareness Month”. Ms. Patricia Coffman, EMS-ISD Licensed Dyslexia Therapist, was present to accept the proclamation. Council Member Mary Copeland read the proclamation and is shown in the photo.
The State Fair of Texas has donated complimentary admission tickets to all EMS ISD students and employees for the 2017 State Fair of Texas.
The Fair runs September 29-October 22 at Fair Park in Dallas. Student tickets are valid on any Monday-Friday from September 29-October 22. Employee (teacher) tickets can be used at any time. Each EMS ISD student and employee will receive one ticket. Tickets will be distributed to all campuses by Tuesday, September 26. To visit the official State Fair of Texas website, click here bigtex.com/... See MoreSee Less
Parents and their children now will have the opportunity to learn a language together through EMS ISD’s new World Languages Academy. Opening in October 2017, the program will offer language enrichment courses for students grades 2-12 and their families.
Eagle Mountain-Saginaw is among the top 10 school districts in the Dallas/Fort Worth area for real estate closings, contributing to an increased population of families and new students to the District. Enrollment in 2016-2017 was more than 19,000 students. The District expects an increase of approximately 3,300 new students in the next five years, and an increase of nearly 7,000 new students in the next 10 years. To learn more about our growth and to view the demographic report, visit www.emsisdbond.com/growth.html... See MoreSee Less
The EMS ISD Regular Board Meeting will be held tonight, September 18, 2017. Board Meetings are held at the Administrative Services Building located at 1200 Old Decatur Road. The regular meeting begins at 7:00 p.m. and is open to the public. For more information about our Board, for meeting minutes, and upcoming dates, please visit the following link: www.emsisd.com/Page/23... See MoreSee Less
Today is the observance of Constitution Day and the beginning of Constitution Week. On September 17, 1787, the delegates to the Constitutional Convention met for the last time to sign the document they had created. In honor of this historic event, in 2002, President Bush declared the week of September 17-23, as Constitution Week. ... See MoreSee Less
On September 17, 1787, a group of men gathered in a closed meeting room to sign the greatest vision of human freedom in history, the U.S. Constitution. And it was Benjamin Franklin who made the motion to sign the document in his last great speech.