The Gene Pike Middle School Chamber Orchestra has been named a commended winner in the Mark of Excellence Music Competition. The Mark of Excellence Recorded Music Contest offers bands, choirs and orchestras the unprecedented opportunity to earn national recognition for their musical achievement.
PIE hosted a rally to engage community members on ways to get connected with NISD on September 16. Attendees listened as organizations shared their experiences volunteering in NISD schools and received an opportunity to speak with a campus representative to learn how to get plugged in.
September is National Attendance Awareness Month. Attending classes has a huge impact on a student’s academic success starting in kindergarten. Families play a key role in making sure students get to school safely every day and understand why attendance is important for success.