• February 26, 2017

Education

Teacher explores space, shares with class

HOUSTON — One Copperas Cove Independent School District teacher is not only reaching for the moon to educate her students, but she is certain to land among the stars.

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NASA teacher

Criminal justice students arrest regional competitors at Buda contest

BUDA — The Copperas Cove High School Criminal Justice Club and Police Explorers raided the regional Texas Public Service Association competition here, placing in 11 of their 14 competitions desp...

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Criminal Justice students

Guest readers, author help schools celebrate World Read Aloud Day

Millions of people in more than 100 countries drew attention to the importance of reading on World Read Aloud Day and students at House Creek Elementary School and S.C. Lee Junior High School en...

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World Read Aloud Day

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Criminal justice students arrest regional competitors at Buda contest

BUDA — The Copperas Cove High School Criminal Justice Club and Police Explorers raided the regional Texas Public Service Association competition here, placing in 11 of their 14 competitions despite entering several new students in the competition, as several members graduated last year.

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Friday 02/24/2017
Criminal justice students arrest regional competitors at Buda contest
Posted: February 24, 2017

BUDA — The Copperas Cove High School Criminal Justice Club and Police Explorers raided the regional Texas Public Service Association competition here, placing in 11 of their 14 competitions despite entering several new students in the competition, as several members graduated last year.

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Guest readers, author help schools celebrate World Read Aloud Day
Posted: February 24, 2017

Millions of people in more than 100 countries drew attention to the importance of reading on World Read Aloud Day and students at House Creek Elementary School and S.C. Lee Junior High School enjoyed some very special guest readers and authors.

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Halstead students study impact of cultural change during Black History Month
Posted: February 24, 2017

Rosa Parks. Thurgood Marshall. Martin Luther King Jr. All are recognizable names of African-Americans responsible for impacting change in black history. But students in teacher Nicole Green’s class at Hettie Halstead Elementary School learned there are many, many others also responsible for affecting cultural change in equality in our country.

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Defense Department grant boosts Halstead students’ reading skills
Posted: February 24, 2017

Families scooted together getting comfortable on large carpet pads on the gym floor of Hettie Halstead Elementary School.

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Friday 02/17/2017
House Creek celebrates National Reading Day
Posted: February 17, 2017

If the old adage is true that when you open a good book, you expand your mind, there is a lot of mind expansion happening at House Creek Elementary School.

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Friday 02/10/2017
Socratic tutors prepare peers for academic success
Posted: February 10, 2017

Students work in small groups in all four corners of the room and also in two more groups in the center of the room. All are working independently to solve complex problems. AVID tutor Rachel Pierce floats from group to group, looking over the students shoulders, checking their work and listening to their problem-solving skills.

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Fairview/Miss Jewell Elementary celebrates 100 days of school
Posted: February 10, 2017

Fairview/Miss Jewell Elementary School students recognized the 100th day of school this year and celebrated an increase in brain mass.

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Cove students ‘pop’ at Dr Pepper museum in Waco
Posted: February 10, 2017

Fourth-grade gifted education students of Copperas Cove Independent School District traveled to Waco for a tasty lesson at the Dr Pepper Museum.

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Friday 02/10/2017
Crossroads students learn ‘pie’ skills during Dough Show
Posted: February 10, 2017

Ethan Beasley knows that as an assistant manager of a restaurant, he has to be a role model to the other employees. He has to model the behavior he wants them to follow. But he is now a role model to students at the school that gave him a second chance and contributed to the success that he enjoys today.

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Friday 02/03/2017
Cove education foundation funds elementary sewing club
Posted: February 03, 2017

Fairview/Miss Jewell Elementary School students in teacher Amanda Brown’s brand new sewing club are learning a new skill and getting a chance to help the local animal shelter.

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Martin Walker students tackle kindness challenge
Posted: February 03, 2017

Martin Walker Elementary School students and staff joined schools all over the nation in an event called the Great Kindness Challenge, which challenges students to help create a positive school environment and prevent bullying through the completion of kind acts throughout the week.

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Crossroads High students study Polynesian region
Posted: February 03, 2017

A person is only limited by his imagination and Crossroads High School students find themselves traveling around the world.

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Friday 01/27/2017
Fairview/Miss Jewell Elementary students study Central Texas storms
Posted: January 27, 2017

Rainy weather is the perfect time for Fairview/Miss Jewell Elementary School fifth-grade science teacher Jeffery Shores to conduct a lab that illustrates how storms get started.

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2 incumbents file for re-election to CTC board of trustees
Posted: January 27, 2017

Two members of the Central Texas College board of trustees filed for re-election. Incumbents Rex Weaver, Place 7, who currently serves as board treasurer, and Don Armstrong, Place 6, will seek another six year–term.

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Cove junior high students sing their way to regional success
Posted: January 27, 2017

Four months can seem like a long time away, especially when you are 12 or 13 years old. But for junior high school choir students hoping to qualify for regional choirs, that is when the work began. And, it paid off.

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2 new simulation mannequins provide real-life scenarios for high school students
Posted: January 27, 2017

The patient’s chest is filling up with fluid. A horrible cough is audible from the patient. The patient’s heart rate is dropping. All of these scenarios provide real-life situations through simulation mannequins now being used by high school health science students.

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Friday 01/20/2017
Mae Stevens students excited as ribbon cut on new playground
Posted: January 20, 2017

A bus, a car, jungle gym and slide. Copperas Cove Independent School District’s youngest students squealed with excitement not knowing where to play first.

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Clements/Parsons students make clean sweep of recycle calendar
Posted: January 20, 2017

More than 400 entered. Only 12 would be selected. Ten of those 12 ultimately came from one school — Clements/Parsons Elementary School.

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    • Copperas Cove Civic Center, Copperas Cove