Twenty Pearland Independent School District artists were recently selected to advance in the Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo art program competition. Their artwork is moving on to the next round of judging known as Grand Prix, in which 72 pieces of art will be chosen by judges to be auctioned for student awards and the rodeo’s educational fund. Additionally, one student was awarded gold merit in the inaugural judging of the Special Needs category.
Following an intense competition, Pearland Independent School District students from all four Pearland junior high schools secured 179 spots in the all-region band during the Texas Music Educators Association Region 19 auditions on Nov. 5.
Following an intense competition, 70 Pearland Independent School District students from all four Pearland junior high schools won places in all-region choir during the Texas Music Educators Association Region 19 auditions on Oct. 21 and 22.
Students from the Pearland FFA recently participated at the Brazoria County Fair. Pearland Junior High West 8th grader Sophia Guzzetta won Grand Champion Rabbit Showmanship, Pearland Junior High East 8th grader Tyler Hammond won Grand Champion Simmental – Heifer, Turner College and Career High School senior Lorelai Dodson won Reserve Grand Champion Lamb and Senior Lamb Showmanship, Pearland High School 11th grader Samantha Guzzetta won Goat: Class Winner and Senior Goat Showmanship and Shadycrest Elementary 4th grader Kasen Douglas won Reserve Champion Market Broilers – Poultry.