COCISD's Band students competed at the 2019 UIL Concert and Sight Reading Contest at Caney Creek High School last week with great success. For the 2nd year in a row, the Coldspring-Oakhurst High School Band and the Lincoln Junior High Symphonic Band received a Superior 1st rating. The LJH Concert Band earned a rating of Excellent in Sight Reading. At the end of this competition season, the COCISD Band Program has earned more 1st Division ratings in the past four years than the total number of 1st Division ratings in school history!
The Lincoln Junior High 7th grade girls track team won the District Championship at Anderson-Shiro Jr./Sr. High School on Friday, March 29th. The LJH 8th grade girls track team won 3rd place. Way to go, ladies! #TrojanPride
Next week, April 9th-12th, marks the first round of STAAR/EOC testing for students around the state. State-wide assessments began in 1980, and the latest version - STAAR - has been around since 2012. This article breaks down the grades and subjects tested, and gives information on how to access the Texas Education Agency (TEA) website to view student requirements, previous tests, test results, etc.