Pre-K and Kinder Round-up
Correction: Friday,April15th is a school holiday. --Remember that Monday (April 18th) is a Regular School Day for Make-Up
Congratulations to our FFA Vet Tech Team. They placed 1st in District and 5th in Area! Way to Go Hornets! 💜
Region 2 Mixed Doubles Champions! Taye Cormier and Melanie Rainey are headed to State after defeating Water Valley 6-4, 6-0! Congratulations to them, Coach Cormier, and Coach White!! #stingem
Melanie and Taye take the first set in the finals 6-4! #stingem
Melanie & Tayte had a long, hot, SUCCESSFUL day at Bentwood, not dropping a set. They will play in the finals at 9:15 AM against Water Valley. #stingem
1st match down and these 2 pulled out the win against Crowell. They will take the court against Balmorhea in about an hour. #gohornets #stingemagain
Congratulations 2022-2023 Cheer Squads!
Congratulations to our FFA Wildlife Team and their Coach Mr. Green. They placed 4th at the Area Competition and are advancing to State! Way to go Hornets! 💜
Autism Awareness Irion County ISD Shirts Sale ends 04/10/2022 @ 11:59 PM CDT Included in the price is a small donation ($5)that will be donated to Irion County Special Education needs. Click the link below to order: https://gogearup.io/icisd-aware22
Varsity District Tennis Results: 4th place Boys Singles—Grady Jackson 4th Place Boys Doubles—Iyran Davis & Wyatt Morris 3rd Place Girls Doubles—Audree & Kylee Molina 3rd Place Mixed Doubles—KK Hart & Fred Mayberry District Champions and regional qualifiers in mixed doubles—Melanie Rainey & Tayte Cormier The boys team earned District Runner-Ups behind Sterling City. The girls team tied with Water Valley for District Runner-Ups, but their coach lost the racket spin so Water Valley was awarded the plaque.
Congratulations to the JV tennis players for a great day on the courts today! Major Conner & Brenda Willis - 2nd place mixed doubles James & Daniel Crutchfield-3rd Place boys doubles Trea Melton & Kellan Avery-4th place boys doubles Kelbi Way & Zanae Norton-3rd Place girls doubles Varsity Update: Playing for 3rd place and possible playback for regional advancement: Grady Jackson (singles), Audree & Kylee Molina (doubles), Wyatt Morris & Iyran Davis (doubles) Our 2 mixed doubles teams (Melanie Rainey & Tayte Cormier, and KK Hart & Fred Mayberry) will be playing each other in the championship.
Congratulations to Rudy for his 1st place award in the Middle Concho SWCD poster contest. He will be advancing to the next round. Good luck!
Tomorrow (3/21) is World “Down’s Syndrome Awareness Day”. It is celebrated by wearing a pair of Crazy or Mismatched Socks to represent what a 3rd copy of the 21st chromosome looks like under a microscope. If you’d like to join in the fun, please feel free to do so.
Our Hornets battled hard but came up short against Texline in the State Semifinals. They represented us with class all year. Thanks for a great run to these young men, coaches, cheerleaders, and all you fans. We’ll trade Bronze for Hold next year. #Sting’em
OAP Advances Top crew award: Jordan Anderson Honorable mention all-star cast: Ariel Pineda Ayala All-star cast: Carol Campbell and Baylee Lawdermilk
Concho Valley Regional Food Bank
THIS MESSAGE IS FROM IRION COUNTY INDEPENDENT SCHOOL DISTRICT SUPERINTENDENT DR. RAY DESPAIN. OUR REGIONAL CHAMPION HORNETS WILL PLAY DEFENDING STATE CHAMPION TEXLINE IN THE STATE TOURNAMENT SEMIFINALS AT 10:00 A.M. ON THURSDAY, MARCH 10TH IN SAN ANTONIO’S ALAMODOME. THE TOURNAMENT CHAMPIONSHIP GAME WILL BE AT 8:30 A.M. ON SATURDAY, MARCH 12TH. IN ORDER TO ACCOMMODATE STUDENT, STAFF, AND FAN TRAVEL, WE WILL NOT BE IN SCHOOL SESSION ON THURSDAY, MARCH 10TH OR FRIDAY, MARCH 11TH. CLASSES WILL RESUME ON REGULAR SCHEDULE ON MONDAY, MARCH 21ST FOLLOWNG SPRING BREAK. A SEND-OFF FOR THE TEAM WILL BE HELD AT 8:00 A.M. ON WEDNESDAY, MARCH 9TH IN FRONT OF THE HIGH SCHOOL. WE WILL RELEASE SCHOOL AT REGULAR TIME ON WEDNESDAY. THE SCHOOL CALENDAR WILL BE AMENDED IN THE VERY NEAR FUTURE TO MAKE UP FOR DAYS AND MINUTES LOST. INFORMATION REGARDING TICKET PURCHASES CAN BE FOUND ON THE SCHOOL’S WEBSITE. PER UIL STATE TOURNAMENT PROTOCOL, NO PASSES FOR THE TOURNAMENT WILL BE HONORED. GOOD LUCK TO THE HORNETS ON THEIR FIRST STATE BASKETBALL TOURNAMENT APPEARANCE SINCE 1961.
The Hornets State Semifinal game will be against Texline at 10:00 AM Thursday, March 10th at the Alamodome.