Sinton ISD News

FPS Competition in Wisconsin

Sinton Students Place At Internationals
5 students from Sinton ISD represented Texas at the Future Problem Solvers International Conference and Competition held June 6-10 in La Crosse, Wisconsin at the University of Wisconsin La Crosse. Maggie Gibson and Ethan Garza  assisted with the Conference. Ethan Garza is a member of the Texas State FPS board.
This year more than 1600 students came together from 10 countries to celebrate the problem solving process. New friendships started, memories made and ideas shared.
FPS Team-Wisconsin
Pictured from Left to Right: Coach Elizabeth Nieto, Jamie Burch, Jolie Lankford, Keira Rodriguez and Ella Troup
Jamie Burch 9th place Junior Individual Global Issues Problem Solving
Ella Troup 8th place Middle Individual Global Issues Problem Solving
Keira Rodriguez 4th place Junior Scenario Author
Emma Nieto 2nd place Senior Individual Community Problem Solving Project
Jolie Lankford competed in the Magic Team Global Issues Problem Solving (Magic is made up of individuals from 4 different states or countries who qualified for Internationals and they compete as a team)

Future Problem Solvers in Wisconsin

Ella Troup, Emma Nieto, Jolie Lankford, Jamie Burch and Keira Rodriguez representing Sinton Elementary, Smith Middle School & Sinton High School. These students, under the guidance of their coach their Coach Elizabeth Nieto are competing and representing Texas and Sinton ISD at the Future Problem Solving International Conference and Competition in La Crosse Wisconsin at the University of Wisconsin June 6-10. Best of luck to all!

FPS-WI


Sinton HS Choir Soloists

Sinton HS Choir Soloists7 students traveled to perform their Class 1 Solo from memory in front of Professors of Voice from Texas A&M Commerce and Austin Community College in Pflugerville ISD this weekend.

ALL 7 Sinton HS Choir Soloists brought home a medal!!

Congratulations to:

Senior, Kathryn Buffa - Superior Gold
Junior, Jakob Encinia - Superior Gold
Sophomore, Trae Trevino - Superior Gold
Senior, Ysavelle Andrade - Excellent Silver
Sophomore, Logan Diggs - Excellent Silver
Sophomore, Laureen Reese - Excellent Silver
Freshman, Ada Martinez  - Excellent Silver

THIS IS THE MOST WE'VE ACCOMPLISHED YET!!!! CONGRATULATIONS TO ALL!!!

SINTON ISD BOARD OF TRUSTEES NAMES FINALIST FOR SUPERINTENDENT

NEWS RELEASE

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE May 22, 2018

SINTON ISD BOARD OF TRUSTEES NAMES FINALIST FOR SUPERINTENDENT

 The Sinton Independent School District (ISD) Board of Trustees, at its May 21st meeting, named Dr. Michael ‘Chad’ Jones,  currently superintendent at Iola ISD, as finalist for superi ntendent. By law, the Board must now wait 21 days before voting to hire Dr. Jones to be the new superintendent for Sinton ISD.  Dr. Jones is slated to assume the head administrator position as a result of the current Superintendent Pari Whitten’s retirement. The Board is scheduled to vote to offer a contract to Dr. Jones on June 11, 2018 as the final step in the search process.

Dr. Jones earned his Bachelor’s degree from the University of Oklahoma in 1991, his Masters degree from East Central University in 2001 and his Doctorate from Sam Houston State University in 2016.  He and his wife Robyn have three girls, AJ, 19; Becca, 16; and Molly, 13.  Dr. Jones began his career as an educator in Norman, Oklahoma and spent 13 years as a science teacher and a coach before coming to College Station ISD to begin his career as an administrator.  He went on to serve as a high school assistant principal and an elementary principal in College Station ISD and a high school principal in Rockdale ISD before becoming the superintendent at West Hardin County CISD.  The past five years, Dr. Jones has spent as superintendent in Iola ISD.  The 2018-2019 school year will mark his 28th year as an educator.