Tag: College Park HS

Texas Torque 1477 First Robotics Team Hosts Remix Competition At College Park High School

Texas Torque 2017 UIL Robot
Texas Torque 2017 UIL Robot.

Please join Texas Torque 1477 FIRST (For Inspiration and Recognition of Science and Technology) Robotics in hosting their annual Remix competition on Saturday, November 11th from 8:30am to 4:30pm. This action-packed event is free, open to the public, and showcases the team’s community involvement in STEM education.

The competition will be held in the gyms across from new the state-of-the-art CISD robotics lab, which will be open for tours from 11am to 1pm. 30 teams from Texas, Louisiana, and Mexico will form alliances to compete with robots that shoot balls, collect and elevate gears, and climb a rope to earn points. Please watch this promotional video for more information about the event: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=pjp5KYsTsL0.

If you would like to learn more about the new lab, programs for students of all ages, or Texas Torque, please visit us at www.texastorque.org, Texas Torque on Facebook, or @TexasTorque on Twitter. The team is always looking for new opportunities, members, sponsors, and mentors.

Woodlands Woman Killed in Polk County Crash with 18-Wheeler

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At approximately 8:40 am on April 11, 2017 an 18 wheeler pulling a flat bed trailer, driven by Curtis Adair, 31, of Point Blank, was north-bound on US-59. Adair attempted to crossover from the north-bound lanes of 59 across the south-bound lanes to Loop 116 (south end). As Adair was crossing the south-bound lanes of traffic, his trailer was slammed in the back half by a tan 2011 Kia Soul driven by Marley Chapla, 21, of The Woodlands. Chapla’s vehicle was fully lodged under Adair’s trailer as the 18 wheeler pulled off the highway to Loop 116 dragging the car. click here for complete story

Girls Basketball: College Park enjoying success with first-year coach Weese

920x920Although it’s still early in the District 12-6A girls basketball season, College Park’s win at Conroe Tuesday night was a sign of just how far the Lady Cavaliers program has come in just a few months.

Beating the Tigerettes 59-50 gave them their second win over a district team that reached the playoffs a year ago for a 2-0 start. College Park had only beaten Conroe once over the previous three seasons. Last Friday, the Lady Cavs took a victory over The Woodlands for the first time in seven years. read more…

Police: Conroe man broke into College Park High School, stole peanut butter and jelly sandwiches

school_photoA Conroe man is facing up to two years in jail for allegedly burglarizing a school in The Woodlands. Detectives with the Conroe ISD Police Department say 20-year-old Stone Turks broke into The Woodlands College Park High School hours before classes started Oct. 5. Surveillance video shows Turks pushing a cart through the school, according to court records. Read more…

Dr. Alysia Robichau joins Houston Methodist Orthopedics & Sports Medicine

Alysia Robichau, M.D., has joined Houston Methodist Orthopedics & Sports Medicine. Robichau, a board-certified family medicine physician, is fellowship trained in primary care sports medicine, specializing in fractures, non-operative treatments of musculoskeletal injuries, and concussions. Read more…