Coming Attractions April 4, 2014
April 4, 2014
April 5 (Sat) — Taste of Sam Houston and Health Fair
11 a.m. to 3 p.m. at Sam Houston High School, 4635 E. Houston St.
This family-friendly event will feature prizes and games for a variety of age groups, as well as free hotdogs, hamburgers, popcorn and ice cream served up by the school’s parent volunteers. Hamburger and barbecue plate sales also will be held to benefit the school’s cheerleaders and JROTC. The health fair portion of the event will include Zumba dance demonstrations to promote the free community classes offered weekly at nearby W.W. White Elementary and representatives from health care providers will be available to answer questions and dispense information.
April 9 (Wed) — Royal appearance
1:45 p.m. at Crockett Elementary School, 2215 Morales St.
El Rey Feo will help students kick off their Fiesta celebrations by visiting their Westside school.
April 10 (Thurs) — College Career Night
4 to 6 p.m. at Wheatley Middle School, 415 Gabriel St.
Representatives from colleges, the armed forces and trade schools will be available to field questions and provide information. The evening also will feature prizes and free food.
April 12 (Sat) — SAISD Chess and Scrabble Invitational Tournament
10:30 a.m. (first round) at Mission Academy, 9210 S. Presa St.
Game board enthusiasts from Districtwide will compete. Chess tournament participants will pit their skills in the categories of kinder-2nd-grade, grades 3rd-5th and 9th-12th. Scrabble contestants will compete in the categories of grades 4th-5th and 6th-12th.
Ongoing Mondays thru Thursdays – April 7-10 — Free family fitness classes
5:20 p.m. at the SAISD schools listed below.
The popular Zumba dance fitness program is offered free to the community weekly at eight District campuses. Classes are in partnership with Health Collaborative, a local network of citizens, community organizations and businesses. Zumba will run through June 6. Upcoming sessions will be:
● April 7 (Mon) – at Burbank High School, 1002 Edwards St.
● April 7 (Mon) – at Lanier High School, 1514 W. César Chávez Blvd.
● April 8 (Tues) – at Brackenridge High School, 400 Eagleland Drive
● April 8 (Tues) – at Jefferson High School, 723 Donaldson Ave.
● April 9 (Wed) – at Highlands High School, 3118 Elgin Ave.
● April 9 (Wed) – at Rogers Elementary School (for the Edison High School community), 620 McIlvaine St.
● April 10 (Thurs) – at W.W. White Elementary School (for the Sam Houston High School community), 545 S. W.W. White Road
● April 10 (Thurs) – at Fox Tech High School, 637 N. Main Ave.
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