The BECHS Spanish Club participated in the Beach Cleanup located at Isla Blanca on Saturday, September 24th. Spanish Club members helped clean up the
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On Saturday, October 15th, Sociedad Honoraria Hispánica attended the Walk from Obesity Walkathon event at Linear Park to raise awareness for those who are affected by obesity in their community. It was a morning of walking, sweating and ZUMBA!
On October 8th, 2016, Spanish Club Members volunteered at the Brownsville Animal Regulation and Care Center. Members performed an excellent job by helping out in different tasks such as walking dogs, bathing puppies and playing with cats and cleaning their cages.
BECHS Receives 2016 National Blue Ribbon
The Brownsville Early College High School (BECHS) has been named a 2016 Blue Ribbon School by the U.S. Department of Education. The announcement was made on Wednesday, September 28, 2016. Only 26 schools, nominated by the Texas Education Agency (TEA), received this prestigious national award. All 26 Texas schools were selected as exemplary high performing schools as measured by state assessments or nationally normed tests. Each school has an economically disadvantaged population of 25% or greater.
“I congratulate the teachers, administrators and staff members at each of these nationally recognized campuses in Texas,” said Commissioner of Education Mike Morath. “A strong commitment to successful student outcomes is evident throughout the school year at every National Blue Ribbon campus, past and present, across our state.”View the entire TEA media release.