• We are very sad to report one of our beloved teachers has passed away. This is a difficult time for our school community. Counselors are available on campus for support. Parents please look out for a letter sent home by students. Ms. Huggins was loved and will be deeply missed. 

    The family of Ms. Huggins is requesting photos. 

     Add pictures HERE.

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    Sherri Huggins Funeral

    September 26, 2019 at 6:00p.m.

    Niday-Fairmont

    6777 Fairmont Pkwy

    Pasadena, TX 77505

    281-991-0575

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  • Parent University

    When: September 17th from 5:00 - 6:00

    Where: East Early College High School Cafeteria

    Dinner will be provided by Chicken Kitchen!

    Please click here to register for event

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  • FALL SURVEY 2

    Students, please complete survey below BEFORE Friday, September 13,2019. 

     

    CLICK HERE TO TAKE FALL STUDENT SURVEY 2

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  • AP WORLD LANGUAGE REGISTRATION

    We strongly consider allowing heritage speakers of languages other than English to sit for respective Advanced Placement language examinations this May.  College Board calls this “challenging the exam,” and this is an option for heritage speakers, even if they are not currently enrolled in an AP course.  Advanced Academics will pay all fees for heritage speakers challenging AP World Languages exams in May 2020.

     

    With basic supports, Houston ISD’s experience is that heritage speakers perform exceedingly well in their respective AP language exams.  A qualifying score of 3 or higher yields high school LOTE credit for levels one through four, as well as multiple semesters of college credit at most universities and colleges. 

    College Board developed AP language exams to assess “real-world” proficiency among non-heritage speakers of languages.  As such, heritage speakers are often well-positioned for success, even if they have much room to grow in terms of reading and writing.

     

    EdX MOOC for AP Spanish Language: Specifically, to support heritage speakers of Spanish, Advanced Academics and World Languages are promoting a free, online Massive Open Online Course (MOOC) offered by EdX and Boston University.  Enrollment for the course is ongoing.  Students can enroll in the interactive course at the following link: CLICK HERE

     

    The course will help Spanish heritage speakers focus on particular concepts and tasks for which they may not already be familiar, such as composing formal e-mail messages and comparing cultural norms from their own experiences with that of another culture that shares the language.   

     

    Supplemental Resources for Challenging AP World Languages Exams: Advanced Academics and World Languages are developing supplemental resources for heritage speakers who wish to challenge an AP World Languages exam.  These resources include corresponding teacher guides for the AP Spanish EdX course as well as resources for other target languages.  World Languages will share these resources directly with relevant Houston ISD educators, and access information for these resources will also be posted to www.HoustonISD.org/AdvancedAcademics on an ongoing basis.   

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  • ANNOUNCEMENT FROM BETANCOURT

    Former Pre AP Chem students if you still have the books:

    The disappearing spoon: and other true tales of madness, love and history of the world from the periodic table of elements.

    Napoleon's buttons: 17 molecules that changed history.  Please return them to the library as soon as possible.

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  • CHEERLEADERS

    Attention all cheerleaders and those interested in joining come to our first official meeting Friday, Sept. 13 at 4:30 PM in room 204.  See Ms. Amber Bolden for additional question.

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  • STUDENT COUNCIL

    Student Council will have its first meeting on Wednesday, September 11, 2019 after school in Mrs. Richards’ room. All are welcome to join us as we begin planning our Fall Activities. Please see Mrs. Richards if you have any questions

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  • 2019-20 Sprint Foundation Donation for High School Students

     

    During the 2017-18 school year, the Sprint Foundation provided the district with a donation to provide free internet access to high school students (grades 9-12) who did not have high-speed internet at home.  For the upcoming school year, the district will continue our partnership with the Sprint 1 Million Project to provide internet hotspots to eligible high school students enrolled in a PowerUp campus.  Eligibility for the donation will be determined through student survey responses indicating no internet access at home.  The survey is available in English and Spanish.

     

    Students who are eligible to receive the donation will be notified by the district and provided with additional details during the fall 2019 semester.  Parents and students are not financially responsible for the donation.  Eligible students will keep the mobile hotspot throughout their high school career (four years) at no cost to the families.  To identify those students in need, during laptop distribution process, they will be prompted to complete an eligibility survey.  The survey window will be open from August 27th through September 27th.  The eligibility survey can be found here.   

      

    The district will begin distributing the hotspots to eligible students during the fall 2019 semester.  During the deployment and activation, students will be provided with details on using the hotspot and information about the Sprint Foundation.  Building specific information, including timeline for distribution will be emailed to campus administrators prior to distribution. 

     

    As a reminder, parents and students are not financially responsible for the donation.  Students will be responsible for the appropriate use and security of the hotspot device.  Eligible students will keep the mobile hotspot throughout their high school career (four years) at no cost to the families. 

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  • Basketball

    Students interested playing basketball for EECHS please be sure to sign interest log located in cafeteria by water fountain. More information will be provided for students who express interest. 

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  • Soccer

    Students interested in playing soccer for EECHS please be sure to sign interest log located outside of 228 for boys and girls. Additional information will be provided to students who express interest. 

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  • Transportation department will contact families on Monday, August 19th with bus route and bus number information. 

    Transportation contact number: 713-556-9400

     

    HISD Transportation: Find my Route

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  • EAST ECHS 2019-2020 Dress Code 

     

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    East Early College High

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    • No Uniform Required
    • No midriffs
    • No sleeveless
    • Offensive images and text not permitted
    • No Uniform Required
    • No holes or rips at all
    • Must be appropriate length
    • Science Labs: No shorts allowed in science labs. Skirts must be ankle length for science labs.
    • Closed heel and toe
    • All jewelry (including piercings) must be removed for science lab
    • Students must wear school issued lanyard with HISD ID AND HCC ID
    • Students are required to dress up for presentations
    • Students must bring school issued laptop every day
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