Jacobsen, Lesmeister ignite learning as Teachers of the Year
E.A. Lawhon Elementary , Glenda Dawson High School, Home Page Only
They advocate for their students, mentor their colleagues and champion their profession.
They are Pearland ISD's 2014 Teachers of the Year: Taresa Jacobsen of Lawhon Elementary and Mark Lesmeister of Dawson High School.
While some might give only what is required, these two teachers give their all to create an environment where students want to learn and are motivated to reach their full...
Teachers of the Year Mark Lesmeister and Taresa Jacobsen
FPS students bring home six international trophies
Glenda Dawson High School, Leon Sablatura Middle School, Home Page Only
Eleven Pearland ISD students put their critical thinking skills to the test at the Future Problem Solving Program International Conference in Iowa this June.
These students competed against thousands of other students worldwide in fast-paced, problem-solving challenges.
In the Multiple-Affiliate Global Issues Competition Senior Division, Dawson High School's Conrad Liu was paired with three...
Pearland ISD students competing at FPS International
YMCA Operation Backpack to supply students for success
Alexander Middle School, Barbara Cockrell Elementary, Berry Miller Jr. High, C.J. Harris Elementary, Challenger Elementary, E.A. Lawhon Elementary , Glenda Dawson High School, H.C. Carleston Elementary , Leon Sablatura Middle School, Magnolia Elementary, Massey Ranch Elementary, PACE Center, Pearland High School , Pearland Jr. High East, Pearland Jr. High South, Pearland Jr. High West, Rogers Middle School, Rustic Oak Elementary, Sam Jamison Middle School, Shadycrest Elementary, Silvercrest Elementary, Silverlake Elementary, Home Page Only, Robert Turner High School
For the 10th consecutive year, Coppinger Family YMCA is helping Pearland ISD students start their classes supplied for success.
During Operation Backpack July 18 - Aug. 10, Coppinger YMCA invites the community to donate backpacks and school supplies for students who might otherwise start the 2014-15 school year unprepared.
Community members may help in two ways:
1. Drop off new backpacks...
YMCA Operation Backpack
Athletic trainers honored for life-saving work
Glenda Dawson High School, Pearland High School , Home Page Only
Three Pearland ISD athletic trainers were recently honored for their life-saving work and professional service.
During its annual meeting in July, the Southwest Athletic Trainers' Association presented the Excellence in Athletic Training Award to Dawson High School head athletic trainer Chris Shaddock and former assistant athletic trainer Lindsey Thomas.
In addition, Pearland High School...
From left: Chris Shaddock, Jill Flowers and Lindsey Thomas