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Middle School Career Day

Middle School Career Day

Posted Date: 02/23/2024

Middle School Career Day was a fun morning of career exploration and presentations from area professionals in fields from engineering and drafting to paramedicine, physical therapy, and even TV . . .

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#RavenFamily: The Ramirez Family

#RavenFamily: The Ramirez Family

Posted Date: 02/20/2024

This year, we have been excited to see the unwavering support from the entire school community. From the State Qualifying Cross Country team to the Pilot Soccer Program, great things are happening... . . .

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Four Headed to State in VASE Art Competition

Four Headed to State in VASE Art Competition

Posted Date: 02/20/2024

We had 16 high school students compete at the regional Texas High School Visual Art Scholastic Event (VASE) this past weekend. The group earned a record 15 medals and 4 students qualified for . . .

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Black History Month Celebration- Feb. 27

Black History Month Celebration- Feb. 27

Posted Date: 02/15/2024

We are excited to invite families, staff and community members to a districtwide Black History Month Celebration! Event details: Tuesday, Feb. 27 5:30 to 7 p.m. Meyer High School, 1020 Elm Ave. . . .

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School Counseling Week: Ashely Ugulano

School Counseling Week: Ashely Ugulano

Posted Date: 02/08/2024

It's National School Counseling Week and we want to celebrate the outstanding school counselors who work with the students in our district. Today, we're highlighting our Secondary Campus Counselor, . . .

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High School CX Debate Team Headed to State!

High School CX Debate Team Headed to State!

Posted Date: 02/08/2024

STATE-BOUND: For the first time in school history, Meyer High School had two CX Debate Teams go to district competition. One team placed first and qualified to advance to STATE! Congratulat[...] . . .

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School Counseling Week: Yazmeen Lopez

School Counseling Week: Yazmeen Lopez

Posted Date: 02/07/2024

Today, we're highlighting our Elementary Campus Counselor, Yazmeen Lopez. Mrs. Lopez works with students on both our elementary campuses to help nurture their emotional and social well-being. . . .

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School Counseling Week: Ami Andrade

School Counseling Week: Ami Andrade

Posted Date: 02/06/2024

This week is National School Counseling Week and we want to celebrate the outstanding school counselors who work with the students in our district. Today, we're highlighting our Secondary College . . .

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Counselor Connection: Ways to Practice Kindness

Counselor Connection: Ways to Practice Kindness

Posted Date: 02/05/2024

Kindness is defined by doing something towards yourself and others, motivated by genuine desire to make a positive difference. We know from the research that kindness and our mental health are... . . .

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January Every Raven Staff Awards

January Every Raven Staff Awards

Posted Date: 01/26/2024

Celebrating our Every Raven, Every Day staff awards for the month. Congratulations to Karen Davila, Kathy Norman, Kristin Foreman, Jodie Kwast, and Meredith Phillips.   Special thanks to TFNB Your . . .

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Rep. Doc Anderson Named a Charter Champion

Rep. Doc Anderson Named a Charter Champion

Posted Date: 01/22/2024

Texas Representative Charles "Doc" Anderson spoke to two classes of Meyer High School students about his career in state government, the future of Texas industry and the importance of involvement in . . .

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Be a Speaker at Quinn Middle School Career Fair!

Be a Speaker at Quinn Middle School Career Fair!

Posted Date: 01/17/2024

Rapoport Academy's Quinn Middle School is hosting a middle school career fair from 9 to 11 a.m. on February 22 and we are looking for speakers representing a variety of career fields. . . .

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Middle School UIL Academics Results

Middle School UIL Academics Results

Posted Date: 01/12/2024

Congratulations to the following Middle School students on placing in UIL Academics.   6th Grade: Chess Puzzles: 2nd- Marc Filgo, 3rd- Gian Escobedo Impromptu Speaking: 3rd- Gian Escobe[...] . . .

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Winter Weather Tips & Reminders

Winter Weather Tips & Reminders

Posted Date: 01/10/2024

As the winter season is upon us, here are some helpful tips for the upcoming colder weather. Keep an eye on your ParentSquare account for any announcements regarding school closures or delays . . .

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Counselor Connection: New Year's Goal Setting

Counselor Connection: New Year's Goal Setting

Posted Date: 01/09/2024

  At Rapoport Academy, we are committed to encouraging, supporting, and empowering our students to become their best selves. The counseling team is excited for the . . .

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Rapoport Elementary Awarded Grief-Sensitive Schools Grant

Rapoport Elementary Awarded Grief-Sensitive Schools Grant

Posted Date: 01/08/2024

Rapoport Academy Elementary has been designated a “Grief-Sensitive School” by the New York Life Foundation, receiving a $500 Grief-Sensitive Schools Initiative grant to help create a bereavement . . .

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December Every Raven Staff Awards

December Every Raven Staff Awards

Posted Date: 12/18/2023

Celebrating our Every Raven, Every Day staff awards for the month. Congratulations to Lakyle Rabanales, Carolyn Benton, Emilee Ashenfelter, Nadine Cobbs, and Amanda Witherspoon. Special thanks to . . .

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New Staff Welcome: Kassidy Hobbs, 3rd Grade Teacher

New Staff Welcome: Kassidy Hobbs, 3rd Grade Teacher

Posted Date: 12/11/2023

Kassidy Hobbs recently joined the Rapoport Academy Elementary team as a 3rd Grade Teacher. Born and raised in Florida, Mrs. Hobbs moved to Texas in 2018 while stationed at Ft. Hood. She met her . . .

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Art Center Mascot Design Winner: Jacie G.

Art Center Mascot Design Winner: Jacie G.

Posted Date: 12/08/2023

Freshman Jacie Gonzales created the winning design for the Art Center Waco’s mascot contest. Her design for Arty the mascot will be used for the Art Center’s education programs. In recognition of . . .

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Feedback Needed: Fill Out Our Parent and Family Survey!

Feedback Needed: Fill Out Our Parent and Family Survey!

Posted Date: 12/06/2023

We need Rapoport Academy parents to participate in our Panorama Family-School Relationships Survey, designed to gather feedback on various aspects of our school community. . . .

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Cross Country State Recap

Cross Country State Recap

Posted Date: 11/09/2023

Congratulations to the Ravens Cross Country Team on their historic season!!! UIL State Championship Results Girls Clarissa Cordova - 75th Overall - 13:21 Boys - 11th Place Overall Team . . .

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November Every Raven Staff Awards

November Every Raven Staff Awards

Posted Date: 11/10/2023

Celebrating our Every Raven, Every Day staff awards for the month. Congratulations to Janet Peralta, Kandra Toliver, Cindee Pate, Ariel Basden, and Chris Nason. Special thanks to TFNB Your Bank for . . .

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Lowe's Hometowns Ribbon Cutting

Lowe's Hometowns Ribbon Cutting

Posted Date: 11/06/2023

Representatives from Rapoport Academy and Lowe's Home Improvement marked the completion of the Lowe's Hometowns Grant with a ribbon cutting today. The event was co-hosted by the Cen-Tex Hispanic . . .

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Gym Update + Soccer Pilot Program

Gym Update + Soccer Pilot Program

Posted Date: 10/31/2023

We want to provide you with an update on the progress of our highly anticipated new gym project. We understand that there has been a significant amount of curiosity and anticipation surrounding the . . .

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New Staff Welcome: Leida Martinez, Spanish I Teacher

New Staff Welcome: Leida Martinez, Spanish I Teacher

Posted Date: 10/25/2023

Leida Martinez recently joined the Rapoport Academy Secondary team as our Spanish I Teacher. She was born and raised in the city of Arecibo, Puerto Rico. She is one of four sisters. She studied . . .

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