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CTE Advisory Council Meeting

10

Jan 2019
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Melissa CTE forms advisory council with community partners

Ten business professionals visited Melissa Schools on Thursday to participate in an advisory council meeting for the Melissa Career and Technical Education (CTE) program. They were joined by the district’s executive leadership team, program directors, and high school principal Kenneth Wooten. Dr. Debi Crawford, Executive Director ...

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Melissa robotics team at the 2018 Regional Competition

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Nov 2018
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Melissa robotics team advances to state for second year

The Melissa High School robotics team competed in the 2018 UIL Regional Robotics Competition earlier this month, placing high enough to advance to state for the second consecutive year. Over 30 students make up the Melissa robotics team. Categories in the competition include a professional engineering notebook, a marketing ...

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Students view the #accepted wall

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Oct 2018
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Melissa High School #accepted wall celebrates seniors’ future plans

Melissa High School seniors are celebrating their plans for life after high school, through the school’s #accepted wall. The #accepted wall – located outside of the counseling office – features students who: a) have received a letter of acceptance to a college, university, technical school, or military branch; b) have ...

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Oct 2018
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Medical assisting students conduct hearing, vision screenings

Ten medical assisting students from Melissa High School traveled to Harry McKillop Elementary this week to conduct state-mandated hearing and vision screenings. Dressed in scrubs, the high school seniors conducted the screenings on elementary students under the observation and guidance of health science teacher, Hallie Venner, and ...

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2018 Homecoming Poster Designs

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Sep 2018
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Graphic design students create Homecoming posters

Students in Graphic Design and Advanced Graphic Design classes at Melissa High School worked last week to digitally design posters with a Homecoming theme. The top three designs will be printed and displayed on campus during Homecoming Week from Sept. 17-21. Each design was inspired by a famous poster from history, according to art ...

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Patrol Trooper Brad Bush speaks to Law Enforcement I students

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Feb 2018
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Melissa Schools alum speaks to high school Law Enforcement classes

Melissa Schools alum Brad Bush visited Melissa High School on Thursday to speak to Law Enforcement I students about working as a highway patrol trooper. Bush has worked for the last year and a half as a trooper for the Texas Highway Patrol in South Texas near Laredo. Previously, he served as a sergeant in […]

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CTE Toshiba Speakers 004

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Dec 2017
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Over 30 Melissa High School students earn Toshiba Continuous Training certification

Thirty-two students in Computer Maintenance at Melissa High School recently completed Toshiba’s Continuous Training course, each earning an official certification. Toshiba representatives Johanne Ibsen-Wolford and Michael Bone visited the Computer Maintenance classes on Monday to speak to students and present them with their ...

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State Robotics 2017

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Dec 2017
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Melissa High School robotics team shows all-around improvement at state competition

The Melissa High School robotics team competed at the UIL State Robotics Competition last week at UT Dallas and Frisco’s Dr. Pepper Arena. The competition tied in with Super Regionals for BEST Robotics, which included teams from New Mexico. The state competition featured five categories: an engineering notebook worth 30 points, a ...

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2017 Melissa High School Robotics Team

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Oct 2017
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Melissa High School Robotics team advances to state after placing in five divisions

The Melissa High School Robotics team competed at the BEST Robotics regional championships at Prosper High School on Saturday Oct. 21 and placed high enough in five divisions to advance to the state tournament. Students spent several hours planning, building, modifying, and practicing. The team placed in the divisions of Professional ...

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Melissa Schools & Unleashed Logos

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Sep 2017
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Unleashed Spirit Wear donates $79,000 worth of equipment, inventory to Melissa High School

Unleashed Spirit Wear has donated $79,000 worth of screen printing equipment and inventory to Melissa High School. Unleashed announced in late August that it was closing its doors after six years as a local screen printing business. Owner Angela Anderson has worked closely with the district and its programs over the years, designing ...

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