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ATTENTION: The Bi-District Girls Basketball game has been moved and has a new time. The Girls will play at Mumford High School at 7:30 PM on Tuesday, February 18th.
3 days ago, PiratePride
PiratePride
Girls Basketball Bi-District Spurger girls Basketball will play Fayetteville on Tuesday Feb 18th @ 6:30. The game will be played @ New Caney High School Go Lady Pirates!!
4 days ago, PiratePride
Jennifer LeBouef
Let the best 5th grade class win!! Mrs. Williams' students participated in the Battle of the Classes this week. They worked with their class to use reasoning skills and text evidence to find correct answers within story passages. Each correct response earned them a point. It was a tight race, but 5B came out on top. They were rewarded with board games for the win! 😊
5 days ago, Jennifer LeBouef
Jennifer LeBouef
Kindness is a gift everyone can afford to give. ❤️ 5th grade students made kindness bags today to give to their classmates. Each student received a bag with their name on it. The bags were first rotated throughout the class, and everyone wrote something nice about that person. 😊
5 days ago, Jennifer LeBouef
Jennifer LeBouef
The Floral Design Department offers their sincere apologies, if you did not receive your carnations today. There was a mix up with the orders, and all additional orders will be delivered tomorrow. Again, we are sorry for any inconvenience this has caused and wish you all a Happy Valentines Day. Thank you all for your support of Floral Design.
5 days ago, Jennifer LeBouef
Jennifer LeBouef
Weathering, and erosion, and deposition, oh my! Fifth graders modeled how agents of change help to create landforms, such as sand dunes, deltas, and canyons. Mrs. Odom jokingly said, "My room is filled with sand and dirt, but they were fascinated with how it all turned out.😊
6 days ago, Jennifer LeBouef
Jennifer LeBouef
Giggle! Giggle! May we read you a story? 1st graders from Mrs. Sirmons' room wanted to read their journal entries today at the office. That is until they saw Mr. Wright. He happily read their stories after being persuaded to do so by the giggling duo.😊
6 days ago, Jennifer LeBouef
Jennifer LeBouef
What did you say? PreK has been learning about their 5 senses. Yesterday was all about ears, and what precious ears they have.😊
6 days ago, Jennifer LeBouef
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Girls basketball will play West Hardin at West Hardin on Friday 2-14 at 4:30. Girls basketball finished district play in 3rd place and will play Bi-District next Monday or Tuesday. Details to follow as soon as we know more.
7 days ago, PiratePride
Jennifer LeBouef
Be very still!! Yay! It worked! Mrs. Lieby's Kindergarten class participated in the Broomstick Challenge. Students and adults were amazed, as it stood perfectly for all to see. 😊
8 days ago, Jennifer LeBouef
Jennifer LeBouef
❤️+❤️=❤️❤️ Ms. Martindale's class had fun with a Valentine Math activity to reinforce what they have been learning all year. 😊
8 days ago, Jennifer LeBouef
PiratePride
Attention: Basketball games will start at 5:00 PM in High Island on February 11th. Girls play at 5:00, the boys game will follow.
9 days ago, PiratePride
Autumn LeBouef
The seventh grade students attended a STEMs activity field trip to DETCCA’s Jasper Higher Education Center Trades building on January 29th. The students enjoyed presentations regarding 3D printing and the introduction to the Business & Marketing Shark Tank Opportunity. This project provides the planning tools needed to become a Shark Tank entrepreneur! The presentations included step-by-step instructions on how to plan and create a business/product Shark Tank style! Students can submit their business/product to the Mini Shark Tank Opportunity project by March 2nd. Winners will receive $500 for 1st place, $250 for 2nd place and $150 for 3rd place.
11 days ago, Autumn LeBouef
Jennifer LeBouef
Happy School Counselor's Week to the best of the best. We are thankful for everything that Mrs. Robinson does for our students and staff on a daily basis. She greets everyone with a smile and is always eager to lend a hand or an ear.. Thank you. 😊
12 days ago, Jennifer LeBouef
Jennifer LeBouef
Yay!! You're back!! There was a celebration in Ms. Dyson's 1st grade class today, as they welcomed back several old friends. Students jumped for joy and quickly circled their friends, as they entered the room. ❤️😊
13 days ago, Jennifer LeBouef
Jennifer LeBouef
A-B-C-D-E-F-G ~ PreK is the place to be!!! Mason received the Superhero award from Mrs. Kirkendall today. This earned him a trip to Mr. Drake's treasure chest for working hard in class all week. Way to go Mason! 😊
13 days ago, Jennifer LeBouef
Jennifer LeBouef
Can you crack the code? 4th and 5th grade did!! They participated in a lock box challenge during Mrs. Odom's class. For each task completed correctly, they received a combination for a key. All six keys earned them a prize. 😊
15 days ago, Jennifer LeBouef
PiratePride
Spurger ISD went into a Shelter in Place for precautionary reasons today around 1 PM and released at 1:30 PM. The school district acted with caution and followed protocol. All is well.
15 days ago, PiratePride
Jennifer LeBouef
98, 99, and 100!!!!! PreK celebrated the 100 Days of School today. They enjoyed 100 pieces of their favorite snacks, counted to 100 with multiple items, and ended the day popping 100 balloons!! 😊
15 days ago, Jennifer LeBouef
Jennifer LeBouef
Up! Up! And away!!! Students celebrated the 100 Days of School with a balloon release today. 😊
18 days ago, Jennifer LeBouef
Jennifer LeBouef
A, B, C...Easy as 1, 2, 3!! Mrs. Sirmon’s 1st grade class has had a fun time learning this week. They used marshmallows and pretzel sticks to learn place value and enjoyed a quiet time of reading before their AR tests. They recently received a Popcorn Party for overall improved spelling as a class. Way to go kiddos! 😊
19 days ago, Jennifer LeBouef
Cheryl Spangler
There will not be school for Pre-K ONLY on Friday, January 31st due to illnesses in that class. Classes will resume on Monday.
20 days ago, Cheryl Spangler
Jennifer LeBouef
Yo! Yo! Yo! Ned is still in the house!! Yo-yo sales have been extended until Friday. Mr. Drake was excited to see several of our students, at the last ball game, showcasing their talents and yo-yo skills with their friends. 😊
20 days ago, Jennifer LeBouef
Jennifer LeBouef
Achoo!! Is it the cold or flu? Attached are recommended guidelines to help prevent the flu. 😊 🤧
21 days ago, Jennifer LeBouef
PiratePride
Congratulations to Abagail LeBlanc for her 1st in Class showing at the Fort Worth Stock Show. Go Pirates!!
22 days ago, PiratePride
Jennifer LeBouef
A book is a gift you will open again and again. Kindergarten read The Gruffalo and enjoyed a yummy, gruffalo crunch for snack. They also created their very own Gruffalo to display in the hall. 😊
23 days ago, Jennifer LeBouef
Jennifer LeBouef
Which one will I choose? Students have been visiting the office to purchase yo-yos from NED Assemblies this week. All proceeds will contribute to their “Pay It Forward” program, which allows other schools the opportunity to hear their positive message. Sales will continue thru Wednesday. 😊
25 days ago, Jennifer LeBouef
Jennifer LeBouef
Cheerful...soar...witty...WOW!!! Mr. Horn’s 4th grade class created Wow Word posters. Students are learning multiple descriptive words to use in essays and passages. 😊
26 days ago, Jennifer LeBouef
Jennifer LeBouef
You are awesome! You can do it!! Students enjoyed the NED assembly today where they learned to have a positive mindset wherever they go. They were entertained with yo yo tricks and illusions, while they learned to achieve their potential, embrace challenges, persist in the face of setbacks, and take steps to grow useful skills. 😊
27 days ago, Jennifer LeBouef
Jennifer LeBouef
No matter what... the show must go on! Third grade students, along with Mrs. Jacobs and Mrs. Smith, traveled to the Lutcher Theater in Orange where they enjoyed a live theater performance of Showtime with Shakespeare. The play is based on the book in the Magic Tree House series. 😊
29 days ago, Jennifer LeBouef
Jennifer LeBouef
And the trophy goes to... 3rd grade!!!! They were last week’s attendance winners with 99.13%. Each week’s winning class will receive a prize and ownership of our Pirate Attendance trophy. 😊
29 days ago, Jennifer LeBouef
Jennifer LeBouef
Hi, I’m NED!! I’ll be at the Elementary on January 22 to take students on a journey to find their positive mindset. The show is filled with storytelling, humor, illusions, and yo-yo tricks where kids can learn the hidden message of my name. N- never give up, E- encourage others, and D- do your best. 😊
about 1 month ago, Jennifer LeBouef
Jennifer LeBouef
Step on up for your chance to win a reserved spot in the car pick-up line!! The PTO is selling raffle tickets for a chance to win 1 of 3 reserved spots for the whole semester. Tickets are 1 for $10 or 3 for $20. The drawing will be January 21st. See a PTO member or stop by the elementary office to purchase tickets. 😊
about 1 month ago, Jennifer LeBouef
Jennifer LeBouef
Pirate H.E.R.O.’s are Here, Everyday, Ready, and On Time! PreK won last week’s attendance challenge with 97.73%. Way to go kiddos!!😊
about 1 month ago, Jennifer LeBouef
Jennifer LeBouef
Why was the sedimentary rock extra cheap? Because it was on shale. 😄 Mrs. Odom’s class used play doh to learn the steps to form sedimentary rock today. 😊
about 1 month ago, Jennifer LeBouef
Jennifer LeBouef
"It's not enough to be friendly. You have to be a friend." Mrs. Williams’ 5th grade students finished their novel study on the book “Wonder” by RJ Palacio. This was their final project. 😊
about 1 month ago, Jennifer LeBouef
PiratePride
Due to the approaching storm system the Jr High Boys and Varsity Boys games have been cancelled. Varsity Girls will play at 4:00 this afternoon.
about 1 month ago, PiratePride
Jennifer LeBouef
5, 10, 15, 20... Stop!! Ready or not, here I come!! Mrs. Smith’s 2nd grade class worked on partial product strategy with multiplication today. 😊
about 1 month ago, Jennifer LeBouef
Jennifer LeBouef
New year means new ways to make education fun! Kindergarten kiddos had a great time during centers in Mrs. Saulsbury’s class today. 😊
about 1 month ago, Jennifer LeBouef
Jennifer LeBouef
Congratulations to our Perfect Attendance winners for the first semester of school! Their names were drawn during our Christmas program today. There were three scooters awarded and one arcade game. Way to go kiddos and have fun!! 😊
2 months ago, Jennifer LeBouef
Jennifer LeBouef
Merry Christmas!! Students entertained their loved ones during the annual Christmas program today. It was a day filled with parties, gift exchanges, and memories. We are thankful for our students and visitors and wish you all a Merry Christmas. 😊
2 months ago, Jennifer LeBouef
Jennifer LeBouef
Santa, where are your reindeer? Have you read my letters? Santa and his friends greeted students, as they arrived in the car line today. Santa then made a special trip down the hall to visit with boys and girls. 😊
2 months ago, Jennifer LeBouef
Cheryl Spangler
Santa came to visit Spurger ISD today.
2 months ago, Cheryl Spangler
Jennifer LeBouef
Game on!!! Students who participated in our recent fundraiser were rewarded for their hard work today. They enjoyed a DJ Dance Party, followed with time in the Game Truck for top sellers. Way to go kiddos!😊
2 months ago, Jennifer LeBouef
Jennifer LeBouef
PreK sure knows how to have a sweet time! They decorated Christmas trees in class yesterday before they enjoyed their sweet treat. They were counting down the days until Christmas, so that meant 8 days left and eight ornaments on the tree. 😊
2 months ago, Jennifer LeBouef
Jennifer LeBouef
Nom! Nom! Nom! A Christmas Elf brought cookies, for the students in Mrs. Lieby and Mrs. Saulsbury’s Kindergarten classes, to decorate and enjoy. The elf also brought the book, Cookiesaurus Christmas. 😊
2 months ago, Jennifer LeBouef
Jennifer LeBouef
Kevin!!!!! Elementary wore their ugly sweaters today, while the staff participated in an ugly sweater contest. The grand prize winner was Mrs. Smith with her very creative Home Alone design.😊
2 months ago, Jennifer LeBouef
Jennifer LeBouef
Ho! Ho! Ho! Merry Christmas! Santa made a special trip to the Elementary today to visit with our students. The Grinch and his loyal dog, Max, joined him on his sleigh for the trip. As quickly as he arrived, Santa was off once again to prepare for the big day. 😊
2 months ago, Jennifer LeBouef
PiratePride
UIL memories Go Pirates!
2 months ago, PiratePride
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More images of competitors, organizers and helpers for Spurger UIL competition
2 months ago, PiratePride
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A big thanks for all those who competed, graded, fed students, and organized the UIL contest at Spurger JH
2 months ago, PiratePride
Jennifer LeBouef
You’re a mean one, Mr. Grinch!! The Elementary was “Grinched” last night. The Grinch and his friends were caught red handed, as they snuck in and out with Christmas trees and Whoville characters. 😊
2 months ago, Jennifer LeBouef
Jennifer LeBouef
Yay!!!! I placed 1st!!!! UIL Academics competition is well underway at Spurger ISD. Students have been excited all afternoon, as they looked forward to their events. They are working hard and have been very well behaved, as they always are. We are proud of them all. Thanks to Mrs. McGallion and everyone else who has helped today, as well as to the PTO for providing the Hospitality Room.😊
2 months ago, Jennifer LeBouef
Jennifer LeBouef
Maps and graphs and charts...Oh my!!! Spurger ISD will host our district UIL Academic competition for Elementary and Junior High tomorrow. Please see the attached list for event times and additional information for participants. Just a reminder, we will have Early Release tomorrow at 11:15. Good luck Pirates!!😊
2 months ago, Jennifer LeBouef
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Pictures with Santa on Friday the 13th 9am–10:30am. Please send money with the form sent home or at this link https://5il.co/bs64 Please make checks payable to: Food Service
2 months ago, PiratePride
Jennifer LeBouef
Dear Santa, All I want for Christmas is..... Mrs. Saulsbury’s Kindergarten class mailed letters to Santa today. They have been good boys and girls all year, so we’re sure Santa will be excited to see the Spurger postmark. 😊
2 months ago, Jennifer LeBouef
PiratePride
FCCLA is selling homemade jellies and they still have various types of nuts, trail mixes, and pecan gift boxes. This would make great Christmas gifts! Get yours now while supplies last! For orders contact Mrs. Stephens by email (stephense@spurgerisd.org) or 429-3464 option 2
2 months ago, PiratePride
Jennifer LeBouef
We will have Early Release on Thursday, December 12, at 11:15. Spurger ISD is hosting Elementary and Junior High UIL Academics for schools in our district. Good luck to all of our participants, as they compete.☺
2 months ago, Jennifer LeBouef
Jennifer LeBouef
Brrrr!!! It’s cold inside the Penguin Patch at the Elementary. Students started their Christmas shopping bright and early this morning. Santa’s elves will be here all week to assist students, if they would like to shop. 😊
2 months ago, Jennifer LeBouef
PiratePride
Take a look at the video walkthrough of our new app. https://youtu.be/InrmFPb80ME
2 months ago, PiratePride
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We’re thrilled to announce Spurger Independent School District’s new app! Access sports scores, cafeteria menus, news updates, even emergency notifications! Download the app on Android: http://bit.ly/377rL1d or iPhone: https://apple.co/378ThvE.
2 months ago, PiratePride
Jennifer LeBouef
We ❤️ our Pirates and their big hearts. Thank you to all who have contributed to the Jump Rope for Heart fundraiser. Please turn in any remaining money collected to Coach Brinkley by tomorrow, December 9. Thanks!!😊
2 months ago, Jennifer LeBouef
PiratePride
Attention Parents and Guardians: Early release time change. Due to UIL competition on our campuses, Thursday, December 12th Elementary students will be released at 11:20. JH/HS students will be released at 11:30.
2 months ago, PiratePride
Jennifer LeBouef
Today, we are thankful for....... 1st grade students have been writing in their journals all year. This week, they wrote about their Thanksgiving. Mrs Sirmons said, “They have been doing a great job with their writing, and this is the first time for them to share in front of the class. They had fun reading them to their classmates.” 😊
2 months ago, Jennifer LeBouef
PiratePride
FCCLA is selling homemade jellies and they still have various types of nuts, trail mixes, and pecan gift boxes. This would make great Christmas gifts! Get yours now while supplies last! For orders contact Mrs. Stephens by email (stephense@spurgerisd.org) or 429-3464 option 2
2 months ago, PiratePride
Jennifer LeBouef
What is your favorite variable? I’m not sure. It’s always changing. 😆 5th grade students were busy testing variables in experimental investigations today. 😊
2 months ago, Jennifer LeBouef
Jennifer LeBouef
It’s beginning to look a lot like Christmas!!🎼 The Elementary will begin our 10 Days of Christmas on Monday, December 9. The theme for each day is listed below. We look forward to the memories we will make, as students and staff enjoy the most wonderful time of the year.😊
2 months ago, Jennifer LeBouef
Jennifer LeBouef
Congratulations Kolbi!! She received a “Positive” Office Referral today. She was chosen by Mrs. Jeri who said, “She is a very sweet and helpful young lady. Kolbi has been helping wipe the PreK table everyday. Thank you for your help Kolbi.” Great job!!😊
3 months ago, Jennifer LeBouef
Jennifer LeBouef
Kids get ready to shop til you drop! The Penguin Patch is coming to school next week. Elementary students will have an opportunity to purchase gifts, all by themselves, for their loved ones. This is a great way for kiddos to learn the act of giving, and the joy it brings. The PTO will be available to offer assistance to students, so they can truly surprise their loved ones with wrapped gifts. We just cannot guarantee, in all of their excitement, they will wait until Christmas morning to have you open it. 😊
3 months ago, Jennifer LeBouef
Jennifer LeBouef
Hurry up, we’re burnin’ daylight! 2nd graders stepped back in time yesterday, as they traveled to Heritage Village in Woodville. They were treated to a walking tour of a collection of pioneer buildings dated between the 1840's and 1920's. 😊
3 months ago, Jennifer LeBouef
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Participate in the 12 days of Christmas at JH/HS. Starting Tomorrow December 5th. Dec 5 – Thursday Let the FUN begin so let’s LIGHT it up!! Wear something that sparkles, shines, or lights up! Dec 6 – Friday DON’T be a Scrooge… Wear your favorite Christmas shirt.
3 months ago, PiratePride
Jennifer LeBouef
Congratulations Zechariah! He received a “Positive” Office Referral from Coach Brinkley today who said, “Zechariah always comes into PE with a positive attitude. He loves to compete and always gives his all. He displays great sportsmanship, leadership, and teamwork. He takes it upon himself to help clean-up without seeking a reward. He is a joy to have in my class!” Great job! 😊
3 months ago, Jennifer LeBouef
Jennifer LeBouef
Spurger Elementary was a recipient of the 2019 Educational Alliance School Grant. We would like to offer our sincere thanks to Bill Dover Co, owner of Spurger Exxon, for the $500 grant. This program, sponsored by ExxonMobil, funds math and science programs to schools in need.😊
3 months ago, Jennifer LeBouef
Jennifer LeBouef
And the winner is.....The Collier Family!!!! Congratulations to the winners of our planter raffle. Thank you to everyone who purchased tickets to support the Elementary Activity Fund. 😊
3 months ago, Jennifer LeBouef
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Bonfire is ready! Homecoming 2019
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Spurger FFA participated in the Regional Wildlife and Resource Workshop and Contest in Nacogdoches, TX. Participants: Steven Wirfs, Bryce Oseguera, Abner Bell, Caleb Donatucci and Evan O’Neal Burke
3 months ago, PiratePride
Spurger ISD
Thank you to Prince Jeewani and his dad for donating to our medical supplies closet for our district! #piratepride
4 months ago, Spurger ISD
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Happy Custodian Appreciation Day to our wonderful heroes!! We appreciate all that you do for us, Jacki Weimar Bingham and Crystal Deggs!!
4 months ago, Spurger ISD