Tuesday, October 22, 2019

Tag: Ulrich Intermediate News

Education Foundation Gearing Up for Fall Grant Applications

It’s that time of year again!  Our wonderful Klein ISD Education Foundation will be accepting grant applications very soon. Last year, the Foundation awarded a record-setting $158,915 in teacher and campus grants. As we all know, some of the most innovative ideas, movements, and pilots...

Hofius Hawks Sweep Competition at First Music UIL Competition

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Hofius Intermediate’s Fine Arts programs swept the competition in the school’s first-ever UIL competition season. As a first-year school, the band, choir, and orchestra groups all brought home trophies for earning sweepstakes. Each program director started from scratch this year as talent from Hildebrandt, Krimmel,...

Community Celebrates Heritage at 48th Annual Germanfest

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“What’s unique here , is that the people who grew up here are still here,” Klein Historian Steven Baird said. On March 1, 2019, members of our community gathered for the 48th Annual Germanfest, where the deep roots and rich, German culture in Klein ISD...

Regional History Day Competition

This weekend students from Hildebrandt Intermediate school and Ulrich Intermediate competed in the Regional National History Day competition at Lone Star College-Montgomery. The students excelled in the competition with 16 students moving on to the state competition in Austin on April 27th. National History...

The Claudette Colvin Witness Interview

Notes from Cary Thorton, Ulrich Theatre teacher about Mitchell Jackson and Lily Ong’s article: Mitchell Jackson and Lily Ong and are both eighth graders. I provided the topic/person to them and suggested some compositional formats such as essay, poetry, etc., but they wanted to...

Intermediate Band Solo & Ensemble Contest

Klein ISD Intermediate band students participated in the district Solo & Ensemble competition. Students perform for an adjudicator who provides aural and written feedback as well as one of four ratings--Excellent, Good, Fair, or Needs Improvement. Students receive a red, white, and blue medal...

Fine Arts Students Compete at Renaissance Festival

Each fall, the Texas Renaissance Festival holds a special Theatre Arts Festival. Klein ISD theatre arts programs have been participating in RenFest for many years. This past Tuesday, students from across the district competed in various events at the festival. The Strack STARS were 34...

Reflections on Klein ISD’s Inaugural Scholastic Writing Workshop

In a small conference room at the Klein ISD Teaching and Learning Center, an idea was born. While brainstorming for the National Day on Writing, the ELA coordinators realized the actual day would fall on a Saturday. At that moment, I exclaimed, “Let’s do...

Klein ISD Mark of Excellence National and Commended Winners

The Foundation for Music Education is a national group dedicated to the support and advancement of music education. Each year, adjudicators listen to CD submissions from bands across the country to recognize a few in the Mark of Excellence/National Wind Band Honors Project. Judges...

Students Honored for Taking a Stand Against Youth Violence

The “Do the Write Thing Challenge” is an anti-violence and academic program for seventh and eighth-grade students. These students are charged with digging deep into the issues surrounding youth violence and are encouraged to write about their thoughts and ideas, providing solutions to help...

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