Articles by “destinywaggoner”

Citizen Schools Texas Alumni Earn Prestigious Adventure

Citizen Schools Texas alumni Christopher Molina and Elicia Mayo, sophomores at Sharpstown International School, have received full year scholarships supplied by BP to study abroad their junior year with AFS Student Exchange Program. Both Christopher and Elicia are active volunteers with Citizen Schools attending family events, setting up for WOW!s and acting as tutors in…

Come Get WOW!ed by Citizen Schools’ Students

Join us as we celebrate the hard work of our students and Citizen Teachers at two unique WOW! events this May. A WOW! is the culminating moment in each apprenticeship when students demonstrate the knowledge and skills they learned over the course of the semester. Celebrate learning achievements with Citizen Schools at: Patrick Henry Middle…

A Good Time, in Support of a Good Cause

Come one, Come All! Friends of Citizen Schools will be hosting an event at St. Arnold’s Brewing Company on Thursday, March 1st. Come mingle with friends and supporters of Citizen Schools Texas from 6-8pm and learn about ways to get involved. See the invite below or contact us for more information.

Hands-on Learning Takes Flight

Spring apprenticeships have kicked off and we are so excited about the variety of opportunities available to our students this semester! For the next ten weeks, students will engage in hands-on learning experiences in apprenticeships such as Solar Cars, Robotics, Medical Madness, Creative Writing and Camping taught by Citizen Teachers from around the Houston community.…

Wells Fargo “Get Smart About Credit”

Wells Fargo has partnered with American Bankers’ Association Education Foundation and Citizen Schools Texas to launch their “Get Smart About Credit” initiative. The mission is to introduce young people and families to the concept of responsible use of credit and how this can lead toward a healthy financial future. Regarding their alliance with Citizen Schools,…

WOW! Season

We hope you can make it to one of our culminating events, called the WOW! At our Showcases, students from a variety of apprenticeships will display their products, performances, and presentations to families, teachers, and the community. Patrick Henry WOW! Showcase Date: Wednesday, December 7th, 2011 Time: 5:30-8pm Location: Patrick Henry Middle School, 10702 E.…