Tag Archive: Pine Tree

Aug 31

Teachers worth their hire

This is a good time to be going to work for the Pine Tree Independent School District (PTISD.)  Staff there will soon be receiving a substantial salary increase.  Unlike many school districts statewide, Pine Tree employees have not been victimized by the current economic downturn and have been able not only to keep their jobs, …

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Jul 13

Pine Tree Foundation names new leadership

PT Education Foundation President Jason West recently announced that Vickie Echols and Donna Pruitt will guide the organization for the new-year.  Echols will continue working with Communication for the district while serving as Director of PT Education Foundation.  Donna Pruitt, Community Resource Coordinator, will assist with special projects and continue to serve on the Foundation …

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Jun 15

Memory lane

By Pat Story, Special to ETR Painting the water tower, toilet-papering teachers’ houses and stuffing a dead bat in one of the teacher’s desk drawers hardly scratches the surface of the pranks the Class of ’61 laughed about at their recent 50-year reunion. Three of PTISD’s distinguished alumni come from the Class of 1961, and …

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Apr 28

Pine Tree ISD candidate forum May 3rd

Candidates running for Pine Tree ISD board of trustees will have a chance to introduce themselves and answer questions at a local forum. The forum is slated for Tuesday, May 3, 2011 at Pine Tree High School Library, located in near the center courtyard of the school.  The forum will take place from 5:30-7:00p.m.  Sponsored …

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Apr 07

7th Annual Pine Tree Intermediate Writing Contest results

Twelve students from Pine Tree Intermediate Campus were recently selected as winners for a campus-wide writing contest. The Annual Pine Tree Intermediate Writing Contest is celebrated every year at the Spring PTA meeting. This year students will be honored at the May meeting. The competition selects winners from the poetry and story writing submitted by …

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Mar 10

Trophy time at PT Junior High

Students and sponsors who represented Pine Tree Junior High at the UIL Academic Meet in Hallsville were very excited about the  results of their work because Pine Tree 6th, 7th, and 8th earned the FIRST place award. “The students were simply amazing,” said Becky Ruddell, JH instructor. “They were all very focused and disciplined throughout …

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