What is Explore UT?

Explore UT is a day when the doors of The University of Texas at Austin open wide to the people of Texas. Activities across the campus offer youth an opportunity to expand their knowledge in many subjects. It is designed to make them feel at home on a college campus and envision the unlimited possibilities for their future. It is a perfect activity for school field trips and family outings.

Explore UT is FREE. It is open to everyone. There is no registration for activities. All are invited to come to the university for a day of adventure, learning and fun.

Saturday, March 2, 2019 11 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Free. No registration required.

For more information, please see this flyer.

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Spirit Day – January 30th – Brewings 1126 Silber Road

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Navigating Advanced Course Options (for High School)



What advanced coursework should your child be considering for high school? What is the pathway for advanced and GT students? This parent session will focus on high school courses and explain some basic differences between pre-AP, Advanced Placement, IB, Dual Credit and Dual Enrollment.


This session is recommended for parents of 8th-10th grade students.


Tuesday, January 29th @
Administration Building – Room 275
955 Campbell Rd., 77024


Two opportunities to attend:
11am – 12pm
5:30pm – 6:30pm
A middle school version of this talk will be presented on Tuesday, February 5th.  Location (Ad Building – room 275) and times (11a and 5:30p) are exactly the same.
To RSVP for either session, please email the Advanced Academics office. In the subject line, indicate either “HS – January” or “MS – February” for the session you plan to attend.

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2018 Tax Letters

2018 tax letters were emailed on Saturday, January 19th, to those families that contributed $250 or more total towards Underwriting & Staff Appreciation combined on the Big Form in the fall. If you did not receive an email and feel you should have, please contact Shyla Funk, VP-Ways and Means, jsfunk1@comcast.net.

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CSA Competition Dance Team 

The CSA competition dance team performed for the Houston Rockets Half Time Extravaganza on January 27, 2019.
Their participation in this event was sponsored by the Dr. Nadia Sledge at Pearl Vision.
The CSA competition dance team spring competition dates are as follows:
  • HTE Dance and Spirit at Magnolia West High School on February 9th
  • MA Dance at Pearland High School on February 16th
  • Miss Dance Drill Team at Klein Forest High School on February 23rd

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