Congratulations to members of the Brackenridge High School, SAISD JROTC who competed and placed in the 2016 U.S. Army Cadet Command JROTC National Drill Championships April 9 in Louisville, Kentucky. Theirs was among 96 teams from across the country competing for Top 5 Honors and the school’s Elite Male Color Guard made it, coming in 5th place! Also, the Armed Drill Team received 4th-place honors in the Exhibition Category. Together, the Armed Drill team and Male Color Guard finished 5th place overall, earning them the title of one of the top drill teams in the country.
Fiesta is underway, and our schools and students are in celebration mode. Among the SAISD campuses celebrating is Fox Tech High School, which hosted "Night in Old Tech" on April 15, with a festival showcasing Districtwide middle and high school mariachi programs.