Palacios POWER SET Attends STP Career Event and Visits Phillips 66 Corporate Office

May has been a busy month for the Palacios High School POWER SET group. On May 4th, members attended STP’s Career Event where members from many of the local POWER SET and WIT groups were able to collaborate to build a Rubes Goldberg machine and then were given the opportunity to meet with STP employees [...]

Palacios WIT Tours WCJC’s Nuclear Power Technology Program

Palacios WIT students traveled to Wharton County Junior College in Bay City to tour their facility and to learn about the different types of programs that are available for students. Under the Nuclear Power Technology associates degree program available at WCJC, student learned about the different paths they could take to achieve the degree including: [...]

CyberSharks World Championship

Clayton Stuhrenberg & Dean Kamen (Founder of FIRST) Edward Serna III, Lisa Nguyen (Co-Captain), Jordan Nguyen, Jessica Nguyen (Captain), Noah Zamarripa, Justin Vu, Jamie GaticaFront – An NguyenNot Pictured: Omar Muniz The CyberSharks, team #6510, are excited to announce that they received the first place “Think” Award at the FIRST Tech [...]

State Academic UIL Results

Congratulations to Audry Kessler for her phenomenal performance at the Academic State UIL competition held this past weekend at The University of Texas, Austin. Audry beat out hundreds of students and competed in two journalism events, placing in each one. Audry placed 4th in Feature Writing and 5th in News Writing. She placed 5th overall [...]

Regional UIL Results

Please congratulate the following students on their successes at the UIL Regional Meet this past weekend. These students now move on to compete at the State contest next Friday.  Feature Writing 2nd place Regional – Audry Kessler (state qualifier) News Writing 3rd place Regional – Audry Kessler (state qualifier)  Computer Science 4th place Regional – [...]

District UIL Results

This past week, 45 students from Palacios High School competed in the District 28AAA Academic UIL meet over the course of 3 days. Please congratulate these students for their academic success. Results are as follows: Current Events: 1st Place Team -Karina Garcia-1st Individual -Jackson Engel-4th Individual -Tim Kessler -Garrison Kelley Computer Applications: -Montserrat Garcia-4th Computer [...]

South Super-Regional Championship for Robotics Held in Athens, Georgia

This past week, March 23rd – March 25th, the CyberSharks of the Palacios High School Robotics team met and competed against seventy-two other teams from Texas, Oklahoma, Louisiana, Mississippi, Alabama, Florida, and Georgia. Texas was the most represented state with a total of sixteen teams competing. Even though CyberSharks are not going on to compete [...]

Shark Powerlifting

The shark lifter made it to Abilene but had for the most part a tuff day in the rack. Tyler competed in the 123 pound weight class.  He accomplished the hard task of making weight but struggled throughout the day and ended not completing a lift in the dead lift event. Cesar Jimenez competed in [...]

Shark Powerlifting

The Shark Powerlifters competed at the Region 4 division 3 powerlifting championship on Thursday, March 9.  The Boys Placed first as a team for the 3rd year in a row. Competing at the meet were: Tyler Le placed 1st in the 123 pound weight class with a 875 pound composite…he is a state qualifier. Morgan [...]

High School Cheerleader – Mascot

Applications to tryout for High School cheerleader or mascot are due Monday March 6th. Please contact Mrs. Coach Potts at the High school via email gingerp@palaciosisd.org or cell phone 405-203-8219. Clinic is March 20-23, Mock tryouts are March 24th, tryouts are March 25th. Come be a part of an exciting program that promotes and supports [...]