Valero's Corpus Christ refineries presented 34 local children's charities with checks Wednesday, Sept. 30. Funds were raised at their Valero PGA Golf Classic. Sinton for Youth received $15,000. Pictured are Sinton Elementary students Izebella Ohler, Qwincy Rhines, Serina Brown Rodriguez. Sinton for Youth partners with Sinton ISD in supporting Latchkey, Summer Rec Camp, Christmas Sharing Appeal.
2015 Sinton High School Homecoming is coming soon. Thursday, Sept. 24 at 6pm is the Homecoming Parade. Applications for the parade are available at Sinton High School office and Administration office. Approximately 30 minutes after the parade is the Burning of the S in the parking lot at SHS in front of the flag poles. The annual Junior Senior Powder Puff Game will be played immediately after the Burning of the S.
Friday, Sept. 25 is the Homecoming Football game Sinton Pirates VS the LaVernia Bears. The Homecoming Court with be presented at Pirate Stadium at 6:45pm and the 2015 SHS Homecoming Queen will be crowned.
Homecoming Queen Nominees L-R Desiree Alaniz, Melinda Sanchez, Brittany Gonzales, Hannah Moody, Devon DeLeon, Reese Cantu, McKenzie Israel
In its efforts to promote nondiscrimination, Sinton ISD does not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color,
national origin, gender, or disability in providing education services, activities, and programs, including CTE
programs, in accordance with Title VI of the Civil Rights Act of 1964, as amended; Title IX of the Educational
Amendments of 1972; and Title II of the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990 (ADA), as amended, which
incorporates and expands upon the requirements of Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973, as amended.
The following district representatives have been designated to coordinate compliance with these legal requirements:
• Title IX Coordinator, for concerns regarding discrimination on the basis of gender: Assistant Superintendent
Curriculum/Support Services; 322 S. Archer 361-364-6807.
• ADA/Section 504 Coordinator, for concerns regarding discrimination on the basis of disability: Director of
Special Education, 322 S. Archer 361-364-6940.
• All other concerns regarding discrimination: Contact the Superintendent; 322 S. Archer 361-364-6803.
Six students from Sinton ISD competed in various competitions at the Future Problem Solving International Conference at Iowa State University in June. The topic of all the competitions was Intellectual Property.
From Sinton High School, Oscar Cantua took home the 5th place trophy in the Senior Division Individual Global Issues competition. Cantua graduated the week before the competition. Josh Lindeman, also a June graduate, was a finalist in the On-Site Scenario Writing competition.
From Smith Middle School, Emma Nieto and Hannah Carawan competed in the Middle Division Multi-Affiliate Global Issues Competition (MAGIC). Each competitor was matched with 3 students from various states or countries to produce a Global Issues team booklet.
Sinton ISD students recently competed at the Texas Future Problem Solving State Bowl held in Austin. Fifty-four Sinton ISD students competed in various components of this program aimed at creative problem solving for gifted and talented students. Several Sinton students advanced to the International Conference to represent Texas in their respective competitions.
2015 Sinton Future Problem Solving State Bowl Results: