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SEM PTSA 2019-20 Executive Board Slate


The SEM Nominating Committee submits the following slate of officers for the 2019-2020 school year for consideration by the membership:

President - Amy Hickox
VP Programs - Elizabeth Branson
VP Communications - Tricia McCollom
Secretary - Anna Dineen
Treasurer - OPEN

Please plan on attending the General PTSA Meeting and Elections immediately following the Freshman meeting tomorrow in Townview Theater (at approximately 7p). We encourage PTSA members to attend and contact the nominating committee if you are interested in serving.

If you have any questions, please email the Nominating Committee

May 1st- Last Morning Mixer (PTSA General Meeting) of the School Year


Please join us for the last Morning Mixer of 2018-19. We will celebrate a successful year with some words from current senior parents. Ask questions of parents who have just been through the college application process! We will also be welcoming parents of incoming freshmen. 

As always, there will be coffee and breakfast foods. 
Wednesday, May 1st
8:15a in the Townview Library

TMSCA Meet Results


On March 16th, the Science/Engineering Magnet Math and Science teams traveled to San Antonio to compete against the top math and science teams from across the state at the Texas Math and Science Coaches Association (TMSCA) State Meet. TMSCA exists to support the math and science UIL programs in Texas and hosts this meet each year to give teams from all across the state a chance to see how they compare as the District, Region and State UIL Meets approach.
 
SEM had a great performance, placing 3rd overall in the State out of 35 6A schools. The following students placed in the top 10 in the state for their grade:
  
Number Sense
Pranay Varada – 3rd place, 10th grade
Tarun Mohan – 4th place, 9th grade
 
Calculator
Victor Diaz – 2nd place, 12th grade
Valentina Pham – 8th place, 11th grade
Pranay Varada – 4th place, 10th grade
 
Mathematics ­– 3rd Place team
Victor Diaz – 3rd place, 12th grade
Pranay Varada – 1st place, 10th grade
Chatur Vallabhanani – 1st place, 9th grade
Arjun Vikram – 2nd place, 9th grade
Maanas Sharma – 5th place, 9th grade
Tarun Mohan – 8th place, 9th grade
 
Science
Pranay Varada – 6th place, 10th grade
Rohan Cherukuru – 7th place, 10th grade
Alex Shin – 7th place, 9th grade
Kenneth Prado – 9th place, 9th grade
 
Top Gun
The Top Gun award is for the top student in each grade. Students are awarded points each time they place in the top 15 of an event, and the student with the most points at the end of the day is named the Top Gun. We had two students who finished in the top 6 of the Top Gun standings for their grades.
Pranay Varada – 1st place, 10th grade
Tarun Mohan – 6th place, 9th grade
 
Please congratulate these students on their performance, and thank you to all of the students that competed for SEM.

Senior Spring Dates


April 24- Panoramic Photo at 11am
May 1 - Signing Day/Field Day
May 17 - Senior Prom at Sheraton Dallas

Senior Week events:
May 20 - Dallas Zoo
May 21 - Dallas Museum of Art
May 22 - Senior Picnic at Southern Cross
May 23 - Heritage Village
May 24 - Senior Lunch

Parent volunteers are needed for these senior week events.

Please contact Mrs. Martinez (​marymartinez@dallasisd.org​) or Mr. Palacios (anpalacios@dallasisd.org​) for more information.

Graduation:
May 28 - The Majestic Theater

SEM Summer PE

Please complete this enrollment link for SEM Summer PE.
Summer PE starts on Monday, June 3rd through Friday, June 21st, 2019. Summer PE is Monday through Friday, 8:30am-3:30pm.
In order to receive credit, you must attend everyday. Bus is not provided.
By completing this registration link you understand the requirements and will attend daily.


Calendar


April
10 - PTSA General Meeting and Board Election; 6:30p in Townview Theater
19, 22 - Student/Teacher Holidays (Inclement weather days if needed)
29- May 3 - Teacher Appreciation Week

May
1 - Morning Mixer (PTSA General Meeting) 8:15a in Townview Library
1 - Field Day
4 - Goldman Sachs Event at Townview 8a-5p
6-17 - AP Exams (click here for schedule)
21 - Awards Ceremony
23-29 - ACPs
27 - Memorial Day (NO SCHOOL)
28 - Graduation
29 -  Last Day of School

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