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Choir Spring Concert March 2

March 1, 2018 9:22pm | Abenether Yonas

Choirs will perform a spring concert this Friday, March 2. The concert is free to attend and will take place in the Kerr Mainstage auditorium. The performances begin at 6:30 p.m. The concert is part of the choirs’ preparation for UIL concert and sight-reading competition […]

Alief celebrates 100th anniversary this week

February 13, 2018 3:26pm | Solape Solabi

On February 14, Alief Independent School District celebrates its hundredth year of teaching and educating students. The district chose the 100th day of school to celebrate its growth from a rural area to the diverse community that is now. All around Alief, students participated in […]

Club photos scheduled Feb. 1

January 28, 2018 3:58pm | Kelly Coreas

Club photos will be made this Thursday, February 1, during fourth period. There will be a special events schedule so that fourth period will serve the chance to take those pictures. Clubs are assigned at specific times so that the photo shoots will go smoothly. […]

Cadre Kerr presents ‘Is He Dead?’

January 17, 2018 2:40pm | Ryan Nguyen

Cadre Kerr will be performing Is He Dead?   on January 19 and January 20 at 7:00 pm. Tickets are being sold presale $5.00 and $7.00 at the door. Shows will also continue next week on January 26 and January 27. Is He Dead? Is about a young painter […]

Class of 2020 chicken sandwich pre-sale

December 5, 2017 5:03pm | Jaclyn Ngo

Beginning December 5, the class of 2020 will begin pre-sales on chicken sandwich meals. The meal will be served on December 13 during lunches. Anyone who purchases the meal deal during the pre-sale period will get a free bag of chips. The last day of pre-sale […]

Theater announces class play schedule

December 5, 2017 5:02pm | Jaclyn Ngo

The winter break draws near and so does the class plays theater classes have at the end of the semester. This year, the class plays will be taking place in the Black Box Theater on Friday, December 8. First period will be performing The Last Train by […]

End-of-course exams Dec. 4-7

December 1, 2017 2:01pm | Jaclyn Ngo

Next week will a busy time for underclassmen. Throughout the week there will be multiple end of course testing days. Starting December 4, freshmen will be taking their English I EOC. The biology EOC will follow after on Tuesday. English II and Algebra I EOC’s […]

Reduce test anxiety

November 10, 2017 4:12pm | Abenether Yonas

Are you stressed out about tests or just want to learn how to reduce your test anxiety? Find out how by attending the Good Habits seminar hosted by interventionist Jan Kolk on Monday, Nov. 13, or Monday, Nov. 27 at 2:30 in the library. Contact […]

Chipotle Night on November 14

November 9, 2017 6:08pm | Linh Ly

Kerr Choir is having chipotle night on November 14 from 4:00 pm to 8:00 pm. Chipotle is located at 11805 Westheimer #330 in Houston. Half of the proceeds will be donated to Kerr Choir when you show the flyer or tell the cashier you are […]

Band Chick-fil-A Spirit Night November 8

November 9, 2017 1:29pm | Joseph Bloise

Band will be having a Chick-fil-A spirit night this Wednesday November 8. Purchase of food and drink at the Chick-fil-A at Hwy.6 and Bellaire will go into funding the Band group. The event runs from 4:00-6:00 PM so students, staff, and parents are encouraged to […]