• July 30, 2016

Education

Copperas Cove FFA members attend Texas FFA Convention in Dallas

DALLAS — Members from the Copperas Cove FFA chapter attended the 88th annual Texas FFA State Convention serving on state-level committees and earning state awards. The event was July 11-15.

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Texas FFA Convention

Immanuel Lutheran Church to host workshop, special guest speaker

Immanuel Lutheran Church will have the Rev. Gregory Seltz at the church for a workshop and speaking engagement this weekend.

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The Rev. Gregory Seltz

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Church hosting school supply giveaway in August

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Copperas Cove FFA members attend Texas FFA Convention in Dallas

DALLAS — Members from the Copperas Cove FFA chapter attended the 88th annual Texas FFA State Convention serving on state-level committees and earning state awards. The event was July 11-15.

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Friday 07/29/2016
Cove ISD retains teachers through various benefit programs
Posted: July 29, 2016

Copperas Cove Independent School District hires about 100 new teachers annually.

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New coaches, new camp and new awards for S.C. Lee cheerleaders
Posted: July 29, 2016

AUSTIN — For S.C. Lee Junior High teacher Heather Peacock, the memories flooded to the surface as she and the Cougar cheerleaders arrived at the Universal Cheerleading Association camp at the University of Texas at Austin.

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Friday 07/22/2016
Cove school board approves Superintendent Joe Burns’ contract
Posted: July 22, 2016

The Copperas Cove Independent School District board approved, in a 5-0 vote, a revised contract for Superintendent Joe Burns at its meeting Tuesday night.

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CCISD gears up for continued safe student transportation
Posted: July 22, 2016

The Texas-mandated elementary classroom ratio is one teacher per 22 students. For a school bus driver, the ratio is one driver to 60 students. Copperas Cove ISD’s drivers start their workdays two hours before anyone else and end two hours later than everyone else and with no air conditioning.

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Friday 07/15/2016
Superintendent, school board go back to class
Posted: July 15, 2016

FORT WORTH — Copperas Cove Independent School District Superintendent Joe Burns and board of trustees President Joan Manning joined trustees and administrators from across the state at the Texas Association of School Boards’ Summer Leadership Institute.

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Friday 07/08/2016
Mae Stevens Early Learning Academy selected by TEA for state funding
Posted: July 08, 2016

AUSTIN — Mae Stevens Early Learning Academy will get a chunk of change from the state thanks to House Bill 4.

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Friday 07/01/2016
High school students’ anti-bullying project gets national recognition
Posted: July 01, 2016

Copperas Cove High School rising seniors Asia Dennis and Elena Bigness may have peaked too early.

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Cove student advances to 2nd round of international HOSA contest
Posted: July 01, 2016

NASHVILLE, Tenn. — It has been a summer of surprises for 2016 Cove High School graduate Cheyenne Brown, and she has seized every opportunity afforded to her.

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Friday 07/01/2016
3 student councils receive national honors
Posted: July 01, 2016

AUSTIN — The plans were made and implemented, the volunteer service was completed and the paperwork submitted.

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Friday 06/24/2016
High school cheerleaders earn UCA honors during weeklong camp
Posted: June 24, 2016

For senior and Copperas Cove High School cheer captain Kamryn Mayberry, Universal Cheer Association summer camp was bittersweet.

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Friday 06/17/2016
Clements/Parsons Elementary students excel through art education
Posted: June 17, 2016

COPPERAS COVE— Involvement in the arts is associated with gains in math, reading, cognitive ability, critical thinking and verbal skill. Arts learning can also improve motivation, concentration, confidence and teamwork. For artist, musician and teacher Wilford Elmore, he cannot imagine his students not having art education in their lives.

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Cove ISD board names Chapa new band director
Posted: June 17, 2016

COPPERAS COVE — Cove High School has a new band director.

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Copperas Cove High students apply chemistry lessons in the kitchen
Posted: June 17, 2016

Copperas Cove High School chemistry students incorporated food storage and food preparation in their lessons to help them understand how healthy and tasty foods are created.

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House Creek teacher high jumps for grant
Posted: June 17, 2016

COPPERAS COVE — Noise makers and clappers could be heard down the hallway as front office staff shook pom-poms and made noise to celebrate a joyous occasion. School may be out, but personnel were actually celebrating the fact that one of their teachers had come into some big money courtesy of a generous corporation.

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Friday 06/10/2016
HS seniors dislodge ‘training wheels,’ move to next life chapter
Posted: June 10, 2016

Copperas Cove High School seniors bid goodbye to their classmates on June 3 at the Bell County Expo Center during commencement activities.

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Friday 06/03/2016
Martin Walker students drum their way to healthy lifestyle
Posted: June 03, 2016

Students in the Everything Club at Martin Walker Elementary School are rocking out while getting fit and healthy.

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Students raise awareness during Bullying Prevention Week
Posted: June 03, 2016

Students enrolled in the Family and Consumer Science classes at Copperas Cove High School thoughtfully developed ways to raise awareness for bullying prevention.

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100 grads take part in baccalaureate
Posted: June 03, 2016

Clad in caps and gowns with many also donning tassels to indicate grade point averages, about 100 Copperas Cove High School graduates filed in, one by one, to church pews inside the First Baptist Church on Sunday for the annual baccalaureate event.

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