Tag Archive: John Tyler

May 28 2012

Salutatorians recognized

Tyler ISD is proud to recognize its salutatorians from the 2012 graduating class: Cristina Castillo-Gandarilla, from John Tyler High School, and Anish Patel, from Robert E. Lee High School. Cristina was named Student of the Month in February; she earned a perfect score on the English Language portion of the Advanced Placement test; and she …

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May 07 2012

JT’s head coach named

Tyler ISD has announced that John Tyler High School graduate and current Lions Assistant Football Coach Ricklan Holmes will serve as head football coach at John Tyler High School beginning in the 2012-2013 school year.   After graduating from John Tyler in 1998, Coach Holmes went on to play football at Oklahoma State University where …

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Apr 24 2012

Student receives top rating

With nothing more than a pencil in hand, John Tyler ninth grader Marc Zapata created a piece of artwork that earned top ratings at the district, regional, and most recently the 2012 State Visual Art Scholastic Event (VASE). Zapata’s art received the highest rating of four, on a scale of one to four, for the …

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Apr 04 2012

JT color guard flies high

Contributing Writer Kelly Bell   Tyler’s John Tyler High School Color Guard has earned top honors at the Marching Auxiliaries National Competition in Ft. Worth. Members Nayeli Aguilar, Nicole Allen, Lanisha Bowie, Melanie Johnson, Cortlyn Long, Brianna Nickerson, Ranecia Sanders and Nick Sheffield worked hard and long preparing for the competition. The team performed two routines. …

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Feb 21 2012

Online resource prepares students

Ninth grade students at John Tyler and Robert E. Lee high schools have access to a new online study resource called OnTRACK. The web-based lessons are designed to prepare students for the STAAR End-of-Course (EOC) assessments. “Tyler ISD constantly looks for ways to support our students’ learning,” Kim Tunnell, Tyler ISD executive director of curriculum …

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Sep 07 2011

High school seniors to serve

Thirteen Tyler ISD High School seniors have been selected to serve on the Texas Bank and Trust 2011-2012 Student Board of Directors. The TB&T Student Board is a prestigious program recognizing outstanding high school seniors in the community. Five seniors from John Tyler – Redis Jones, DeVonte Haggerty, Andrea Huerta, Rocquel Pettigrew, and Eduardo Serratos …

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Feb 02 2011

TISD students compete in mock congressional hearings

John Tyler High School students competed in the We the People State Competition sponsored by the State Bar of Texas Law Related Education Department in Austin this past December. The students testified in mock congressional hearings where they demonstrated their understanding of the institutions of the constitutional democracy and the fundamental principles and values on …

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