The Region VIII Chess Scholastic Championships were held on February 9 and 10 at Los Fresnos High School.  Over 1,300 students in grades kinder-12th from across the Rio Grande Valley participated.  BISD chess teams competed for 7 rounds in the two -day event capturing several trophies and placing in the top final standings.  James Ukoli, a Hanna High School student, was awarded a $1,000 scholarship to UTB for winning the K-12 championship division.  View BISD campus standings.