Ellison High School



Art Club Meeting

Art Club will have it’s first meeting this Thursday, September 4. In room 219 after school until 4:45. We will need to select Club officers and start discussing what fun things we will be doing this year. You do not have to be in an Art Class to join the Art Club.

EHS Fishing Team Meeting

Anyone interested in becoming a member of the Ellison High School Fishing Team, there will be an informational meeting Thursday September 4th after school in room 213.

FFA Meeting

If you are interested in joining FFA or the FFA Archery Team please join us for a quick meeting next Tuesday at 6:15 in 176. Please bring your parents with you.

This fall the choir and theatre department will be putting on a musical that is open for any student who wants to participate. There will be a general meeting this Friday at 4:30 in the theatre room for all interested students. Whether you want to perform or do tech work backstage, come out and learn more about it!

Blood Drive

Scott and White Blood Center is hosting a blood drive on campus Thursday, September 4th and Friday, September 5th from 8:30-3:30 . If you are interested in donating blood, please sign up at both A and B lunches in the common’s area. In order to donate, you must be 17 years old. Also, you must bring your photo ID, eat a good meal within 3 hours before giving blood (for example, foods high in iron), weigh a minimum of 110 pounds, know your social security number, and drink plenty of water before & after donating. Avoid caffeine, soda, and energy drinks. Remember, you can save a life! For more information see Mr. Williams in Room 133 or Ms. McCarty in Room 301.

Open House

Don’t forget that Open House is on Tuesday, Sept. 2, from 6-8pm. We hope you all will attend and bring your parents to meet your fantastic teachers! Go Eagles!

Student ID Cards

Students-
Everyone should have a current Ellison ID card by the end of the day on Tuesday, Sept. 2. Starting Wednesday, if you come to school with no ID card, you will either have to get a temporary one from your AP’s office or purchase a new one for $5 from the Lady Under the Stairs.

Tickets for Varsity Football Game!

Tickets are available at Central Office at the Treasury window for the Varsity Football game on Saturday at Eagle Pass. Tickets purchased at Central Office are $7. They can also be purchased at the gate for $9. We hope to see you there!

Anime Club officers - we will have a meeting on Tuesday, September 2nd to begin planning for our club meetings this year. We will meet in room 107, right after school. If you’re interested in joining Anime Club, stay tuned to the announcements and we’ll let you know when our first meeting will be! we will have a meeting on Tuesday, September 2nd to begin planning for our club meetings this year. We will meet in room 107, right after school. If you’re interested in joining Anime Club, stay tuned to the announcements and we’ll let you know when our first meeting will be!”

Friday at TBI

TBI Students-

There are not enough buses for this Friday, August 29 to bring the students to TBI for an 8:00 am arrival. Students need to keep to the same schedule that you have for Monday through Thursday. This means that you need to be at your pickup spots at the high schools at the same time that you have been all this week. You will arrive at TBI by 7 am. Thank you.

Fitness Club Meeting

Do you want to feel good about yourself?? Do you want to get fit or stay fit?? Please join us on the Fitness Club starting Sept. 4th. For More information please contact Mrs. Pedroza, Mrs. Gracie, Mrs. Torres or Mrs. Figueroa.

Archery Meeting

Those who are interested in archery we will have a meeting on Sept 4th at 6:15 in room 176. Please bring a parent with you. If you have any questions please contact Mrs. Roberson room 110 or Mrs. Figueroa room 117

Quarterback Club

The Ellison High School Quarterback club will be at the football field concession stand this Thursday at 6pm for our freshman and JV football games. They will be taking orders for Varsity program sales, personal messages, and advertisements. Pictures and money required at that time of advertisement purchase.

Leadership Academy

For all students new to KISD this fall: All transfer students who would like to apply for the Leadership Academy can pick up an application from the Guidance Counselors’ office. Applications are due Sep 4.

On Sep 4, please make the following announcement:

"Today is the last day to turn in a Leadership Academy application. So if you are new to KISD this fall and would like to join, please get your parents signature on it today and turn it in to the Guidance office."

NHS Meeting

There will be a meeting of the National Honor Society on Thursday, August 28th at 7:00 p.m. in the cafeteria. See Mr. Tucker in room 155 if you have any questions.