Thursday, April 27, 2017


Congratulations to Angelina Pruitt for being selected to perform in the Texas Choral Directors Association Honor Choir. 

Mrs.Johanna Eppley and Angelina Pruitt
Students from all over the entire state submit an audio recording of their audition and the top voices are chosen to perform at TCDA in San Antonio this July.
 Angelina is extremely talented and already received second chair in the region choir in October and medals at solo and ensemble in January.

Globe Teacher of the Year

Congratulations Mrs.Curtis
 Globe Teacher of the Year Award

Wednesday, April 26, 2017

Fishing Club finishes season strong.

Congratulations to the following teams:

Alex Aguilar

Merrick Taylor and Connor Mayeux

Kevin Jackson

Treston Brailey

Congratulations to the following anglers for great performances.  

Bryce Payne                                    18th 
Connor Mayeux and Merrick Taylor   31st
Christian Arevalo                            32nd 
Alex Aguilar                                    38th
Kevin Jackson                                 39th
Jacob Carter and Lance Williams     53rd

Texas Math Science Team


The team represented Pine Tree well at state!  They competed against 68 other 5-A schools - and with the best from all over the state and we were #7 in the state overall -as a team!!!

 It is an honor to qualify to get to go state.  We had 12 seventh  graders and 12 eighth graders who qualified in at least one event  (Jann Cabudoy, Shaun Ray, and Zoe Davis qualified in 3 out of 4 events!  Marilyn Shen, Emmanuel Viramontes, and Bryce Willadson qualified for state in ALL 4 events - which is quite an accomplishment!)  Trophies are given to the top 10 students in each event and medals are given to 11th to 20th places. In addition the top 6 teams are awarded a team trophy and medals.

In Number Sense, we had one trophy and 3 medals!
     10th place Marilyn Shen (8th grade)
     18th place Zoe Davis (7th grade)
     20th place Shaun Ray (8th grade)
     20th place Bryce Willadson (7th grade)
Honorable mentions go to
     22nd place Kaleb Hogue (7th grade)
     24th place Isaac Tesser (7th place)
     28th place Giselle Valencia (8th place)
There were 109 state competitors in 7th grade Number Sense and 89 in 8th grade.
Pine Tree had the #7 Number Sense Team (out of 50) in the state!!  This team was made up of Marilyn Shen, Shaun Ray, Grant Beakley (a 6th grader) and Giselle Valencia.

In Calculator we had a medalist and a team trophy/medals for having the 6th place Calculator team in the state!
     18th place Jonah Harwood
 Honorable mentions go to
     21st place Carlo Echave (7th grade)
     30th place Emily Jimenez (7th grade)
     32nd place Payton Wright (7th grade)
     27th place Angie Rojas (8th grade)
     30th place Giselle Valencia (8th grade)
     31st place Emmanuel Viramontes (8th grade)
There were 87 seventh grade competitors and 93 eighth grade competitors in Calculator.
Pint Tree was awarded the 6th place Calculator team in the state out of 41 teams!!  The team trophy and medals went to Rojas, Valencia, Viramontes, and Harwood.

In Math, Pine Tree had the #15 team out of 54 teams.
Honorable mentions go to that team:
     28th place Marilyn Shen (8th)
     32nd place Shaun Ray (8th)
     48th place Bryce Willadson (7th)
     55th place Zoe Davis (7th)
In Math, there were 99 competitors in 7th grade and 83 competitors in 8th grade.

In Science, Pine Tree had the #15 team out of 53 teams.
    4th place - Jann Cabudoy (8th)
Honorable mentions go to the rest of the team
    31st place Emmanuel Viramontes (8th)
    41st place Isaac Crawford (8th)
    29th place Lenore Martin (a 6th grader)
 In Science, there were 117 competitors in 7th grade and 130 competitors in 8th grade.

Sunday, April 16, 2017


Congratulations to PTJH Men's Choir

The men's choir got straight ones on stage giving them a superior rating, and twos in sight reading giving them an excellent rating.

Some judge comments: 

"Artistic energetic performance with highly developed sense of tone and musicality"

"Wonderful pitch accuracy and diction!" 

"Great high tone in your tenor section." 

The boys did awesome and represented our campus very well! 

No Place For Hate

Pine Tree Jr. High 

No Place For Hate

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Monday, April 10, 2017

Choir students earn high rating at contest. 

7th grade SA NV - 1,2,2 in both stage and sight-reading giving them with a 2 (excellent)  rating
8th grade SA V- SWEEPSTAKES superior ratings