School Highlights

Optimist Club Recognizes HEB ISD Students

One of the signs of the fall season is the recognition of HEB ISD students by the Mid Cities Optimist Club. The Optimist Club presented plaques and Superintendent of Schools Steve Chapman presented special certificates for the occasion.

BCTEA Interior Design Students Tour Downtown Grapevine

Interior Design students from the Buinger CTE Academy toured Historic Grapevine to look for architectural details on the buildings on Main Street. Students observed the work of the artists that make bronze statues and the glassblowers. Artists were inspirational in their presentations. full story

Modeling Electron Transport Chains at Harwood Jr. High

Harwood Junior High pre-AP biology students demonstrated how an electron transport chain functions in the chloroplast of a plant cell. full story

Bedford Jr. High Students Simulate Tornado Damage to Model Buildings

Seventh grade science students at Bedford Junior High investigated natural disasters by engineering buildings out of spaghetti, marshmallows, and newspaper. They tested the model buildings against wind created by a fan to simulate a tornado.