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News briefs and short items

Yearbook Staff Update

October 13, 2017 4:33pm | Jhoana Fulgencio

The Kerr yearbook staff is working diligently everyday to produce a yearbook even better than the last. The photographers, writers, and designers all work together to create the different spreads in the yearbook, as well as keeping up with the events that come up throughout […]

Finals cancelled for the first nine weeks

October 10, 2017 10:37pm | Ashley Fortoh

Thursday, October 13, and Friday,  October 14,  will be regular school days for all students in Alief ISD. All exams originally scheduled for these days have been cancelled for the  first nine weeks.

Purchase a T-Shirt to support Alief ISD

October 10, 2017 10:34pm | Jaclyn Ngo

Due to the damage done by Hurricane Harvey, many of the Alief ISD staff had their homes and cars flooded. The Alief ISD Education Foundation is assisting the recovery process by raising money for emergency relief grants. The foundation is selling “#ALIEFSTRONG, Alief Proud” T-Shirts […]

School is Scheduled for Monday

October 7, 2017 10:35pm | Ashley Fortoh

Because of the hurricane Harvey, Alief school were closed for two weeks. Due to that, Alief is required to make up a few days. Monday, October 9,  will be one of them. All schools will follow a normal schedule.

FBLA hosting rush meeting

September 28, 2017 1:31pm | Abenether Yonas

Future Business Leaders of America will be hosting a rush meeting for any students interested in joining. The meeting will be held after school on Thursday, September 28, in the business center.

ASA meeting next Tuesday

September 22, 2017 1:40pm | Abenether Yonas

African Students Association will be holding a meeting after school on Tuesday, September 26. The meeting will be in the Social Studies Center at 2:30.

Hurricane Harvey makeup date Oct. 9

September 21, 2017 1:45pm | Abenether Yonas

Alief ISD schools were closed from Friday, August 25 through Friday, September 8, 2017 due to the events of Hurricane Harvey that unfolded. In order to makeup for the lost time, the upcoming student holiday on October 9, Columbus Day, will be a make-up day. […]

Chipotle Night for Journalism

September 14, 2017 2:23pm | Jaclyn Ngo

Chipotle is partnering up with Alief Journalism to help fund raise for the programs. Support the fundraiser by coming to Chipotle at 11805 Westheimer #330 on Wednesday, September 27, between 4:00 PM and 8:00 PM. Bring this flyer or show the flyer on your phone at […]

Class pictures coming soon

September 14, 2017 2:12pm | Abenether Yonas

Senior and underclassmen photo dates have been rescheduled due to the two-week school-wide absence caused by Hurricane Harvey. Senior photos have been rescheduled to Wednesday, September 20, while underclassmen photos have been rescheduled for Tuesday, September 26. Please plan accordingly!

Progress report date changed

September 14, 2017 12:58pm | Ashley Fortoh

Due to Hurrican Harvey, the progress report dates were changed. A five-week progress report will be distributed on Wednesday, September 20; a six-week progress report will be distributed Wednesday, September 27.