Be sure to read student success stories on our Career Center Page.
Here are the details from Career Center East Principal Jeff Wagley:
This is Jeff Wagley Principal at Career Center East. I am inviting you to Community Night at the Career Centers on Tuesday, September 29th, from 5:30 – 7:00. Everyone is invited students, parents, neighbors, family and friends. Community Night at the Career Centers is an opportunity for you to visit with teachers, counselors and staff, about the many course offerings and activities at the two LISD Career Centers.
The LISD Career Centers offer over 35 courses. Students that attend the Career Centers gain valuable industry knowledge through classroom experiences and internship programs. Students attending the career centers have the opportunity to obtain industry certifications that prepare them for the workplace. Post secondary preparation options begin at the LISD Career Centers. Take this Open House opportunity to come by the career centers, check out the classrooms and meet the teachers that make the career centers a great place to learn.
Dale Jackson Career Center will also be celebrating 30 years of winning students for winning careers. All former staff and students are invited to attend.
Counselors and college representatives will be on hand Tuesday night September 29th to answer questions about financial aide, the FAFSA application and the college application process. Career Center East is located at 2553 FM 544 in Lewisville. Dale Jackson Career Center is located at 1597 South Edmonds lane in Lewisville. If you have any questions please call Career Center East at 469-713- 5211 or Dale Jackson Career Center at 469-713-5186.
Thank you and have a great evening!
Principal, Career Center East
LEF Board Member
LISD PTA Council Representative for LEF
From Texas PTA:
This past spring, National PTA announced they would no longer provide membership cards to State PTAs for distribution; however, Texas PTA is committed to continuing this service to our Local PTAs.
While the timing of National PTA’s announcement did not allow us to provide an alternate card within the traditional timeline, we are finalizing plans to distribute cards prior to the start of the new school year.
We will provide the details and timeline of the card distribution on Monday, August 3.
We understand that some PTAs may need member cards by a specific date and we will provide an opportunity for those requests on Monday, August 3.
Each year the Lewisville ISD Education Foundation hosts The Fork & Pencil gala, an evening of fabulous food and entertainment. Proceeds from the event go toward supporting the teachers and students of Lewisville ISD through grants and scholarships. LISD local PTAs help out by donating auction items. Please see the letter below from Julie Foughty, LEF board member, for the 2015 donations.
Dear Campus PTAs,
Thank you for your continued support of the LISD Education Foundation and our annual gala. The 2015 event, The Fork and Pencil, will be held on September 12th at the Hilton Garden Inn and feature both a silent and live auction.
Campus PTA donations to the silent auction have been an incredible tradition that has helped make this event an absolute success in raising dollars to maintain our district endowment for scholarships, classroom grants, teacher grants and more!
If you have already donated to the 2015 silent auction we send you a BIG THANK YOU! If you have not had a chance to donate, we wanted to send a reminder before you close your treasure records for the past school year. There are two traditional ways PTAs have donated in the past:
1 – A basket or item donation is dropped off at the LEF Office (in the student services building where the council of PTA meetings are held).
**We will list your PTA as a donor on our silent auction donor list and in the auction**
2 – A check is dropped off or mailed to the LEF Offices attention: Fork and Pencil
**We will list your PTA as a donor on our silent auction donor list and also next to the item we purchase for the silent auction with your donation $$**
Please include this completed form with your donation (please write the name of the Campus PTA on this form). The address for LEF is:
LISD Education Foundation
400 West Main Street
Lewisville, TX 75057
Thank you for considering a donation to LEF. If I can be of further assistance do not hesitate to call or email me.
LEF Board Member
2015 Fork and Pencil Chair
firstname.lastname@example.org or 214-402-8075
Great Memories of the 2014 Fork and Pencil!
Watch this page for details: https://lisdef.com/ways-to-give/corporate-giving/evening-for-education/
Sponsorship packages are available. Please contact Connie Pelphrey at (469)948-2022 or email@example.com for more information.