Accolades and Awards

My students ROCK!

In the Spanish Classroom:
  • McKinney Evans Middle School World Language Students win 20 National Titles in 2013 (and 38 titles in 2012)!!
http://scntx.com/articles/2013/05/04/mckinney_courier-gazette/news/8271.txt

  • Highest performing school for Spanish 1 at NETOLE high school foreign language competition in 2012 and 2013, taking top awards in Spanish drama, poetry, prose, spelling, conversation, reading comprehension, prepared speech, art and singing.

Outside the Classroom:
  • EMS "Green Jobs Team" wins $10,000 in grants and scholarships in the Lexus Eco Challenge- Land & Water, November 2013
  • EMS "#PassiveSolarSunday Team" wins $10,000 in grants and scholarships in the Lexus Eco Challenge- Air & Climate, December 2013
  • Evans Middle School Students Win $30,000 in scholarships for innovative project
http://pressroom.lexus.com/releases/lexus+eco+challenge+second+round+winners+2013+jan25.htm
  • DoSomething.org Don't Be a Sucker- Unplugging campaign- $5,000 grant
http://www.dosomething.org/sucker
  • NACLO (North American Computational Linguistics Olympiad)- "Most Successful Performance by a Middle Schooler"
  • DoSomething.org Green Your School Challenge- $5,000 grant
  • DoSomething.org Don't Be Trashy- cleaning up community campaign- $500 scholarship to individual student
  • DoSomething.org Teens for Jeans 4th place world-wide out in 2013
  • DoSomething.org Teens for Jeans 2nd place world-wide out of 12,009 schools in 2012- $5,000 grant
  • NJHS scholarship- $500 individual scholarship and $250 individual scholarship
  • PAL scholarship- $500 individual scholarhsip and $250 individual scholarship

Sometimes, I Rock Too :) :
  • WFAA Eco Educator Award
http://www.wfaa.com/green/6th-8th-Grade-Category-Winner-Kimberly-Church-from-Evans-Middle-School-205565971.html
  • The Brunch Club
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=mv_iEBZ3q1g
  • 2012 Inspirational Teacher
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=evPce2aDjqc

Want to be part of our national award-winning programs...come be part of our family! :)