Congrats to Haley Vaughn for being selected to the Texas Association of VB Coaches All Star Game on Saturday May 19!!
Lady Pirates need your help with their Christmas service project! See attached letter from Coach Heidi Elmore! http://5il.co/2hct
Parent nomination forms for GT must be returned to your child's teacher by January 8, 2018. http://5il.co/2h4s
Attention senior parents: A list of scholarships for seniors can be found on our website under the Documents link in a folder called "Scholarship List." This list will be updated as the school is notified about new scholarship opportunities. We encourage you to check this link often! The first list has been posted! http://5il.co/2eyk
Regional Quarterfinal game will be broadcast on Thursday. Pregame at 7:00pm, Kickoff is 7:30pm, at Waco ISD Stadium on @1660ESPN, online at http://krzi.streamon.fm .
Congrats to Haley Vaughn!! She was named the TAVC 2A Player of the Year!!
Pirates are the Regional Champs win a 62-25 win over Bosqueville!
Crawford is leading 40-19 at the half!! Go Pirates!!
Crawford is currently sitting in 2nd place in the 2A UIL Lone Star Cup Standings! http://www.uiltexas.org/lone-star-cup
The 2017 Food Drive was a huge success!! Thanks to all who generously gave to help fellow members of our community! The Elementary collected 1602 items and the High School collected 2006 items!That is a total of 3608 items that we were able to deliver to the Community Food Pantry at Crawford First Baptist Church. A big thanks goes out to Mrs. Walker & Mrs. Murphy and the Beta Club, Mrs. Smith and the PALS, and Mrs. Badgett and her FCCLA & Homemaking Classes! These groups did a lot of work sorting, organizing, and working the Food Drive! Thanks to all who donated and to those who did all the work behind the scenes!
VB State Champions Shirt is now on sale!! All profit from sales will be put towards the purchase or a State Championship Monument! Deadline to order is Thursday, Dec. 7th at noon. These would make great Christmas gifts! There are 4 different styles to choose from so please read order form carefully! https://tinyurl.com/yanzmwm8
2nd order of BB Shirts are now on sale! Deadline to order is noon on Tuesday, Dec. 5th! https://tinyurl.com/y9buu8wf
Congrats to Morgan Claxton, Whitney Dean & Haley Vaughn! They have been named to the TGCA Academic All-State Team.
The Volleyball Committee of the Texas Girls Coaches Association has selected Haley Vaughn & Morgan Claxton as a 1A-4A Legacy All-Star! Congratulations Lady Pirates and Coach Coker! https://tinyurl.com/ycdbma5u
December will be a busy month at Crawford Elementary! Schedule of events is now posted. http://5il.co/2dox
Christmas Toy Drive is currently underway at Crawford ISD to benefit the local families in our area! The toy drive will run through Wednesday, Dec. 13th! They are needing new, unwrapped, non-violent toys that would be suitable for a boy or girl of any age. Elementary students can drop of their toys in the donation box in their classroom. Older students can donate toys to boxes that are set up several places in the high school including the High School Library. For questions, please contact Donna Lightfoot at the highschool (email@example.com) or your Elementary child's homeroom teacher. Thank you for doing your part to make this Christmas special for the families in our area!
Camille was picked for TGCA All Star Game this summer!! Congratulations!!
Haley, Morgan, Baylee, Camille, Anne are TGCA All State!! Way to go Lady Pirates!!
Haley Vaughn was named TGCA 1A-4A Volleyball Player of the Year!! Wow!!! Way to go Haley!!
Reminder for 8th grade parents - The HB5 meeting and scheduling workshop will be this Wednesday, November 29th, at 8:15 a.m., 5:30 p.m., or 7:00 p.m. for current 8th grade parents and students. The attached information was given to the students at school today. It will be helpful to discuss the scheduling options (elective choices, honors, fine art option, etc) with your child before the meeting. http://5il.co/2c21
Crawford vs Bosqueville Friday night playoff broadcast: You can hear this game on 92.9Shooter-FM, 7:00pm pregame.
Pirates are Area Champs with a win over Valley View 44-26! Way to go Crawford!
Play Off Game Pep Rally this Friday at 2:30 pm in the High School Gym. Come and support our Pirates!
8th Grade Parents: The information portion of the HB 5 parent meetings that will be held on Nov. 29th will take about 30 minutes. We will then work with each family to choose classes for their child's 9th grade year. We are hoping the 3 different meeting times help with the wait as the counselors work with each family. We will try to allow parents who have other obligations to meet with the counselors first. We believe it will take about 7 minutes per family and there will be two counselors present.
Attention 8th grade parents: There will be a HB5 information meeting on Wednesday, November 29. There are 3 different meeting times available for your convenience. The meeting times are 8:15 am, 5:30 pm, and 7:00 pm in the high school library. Information regarding high school graduation programs, endorsements, and course requirements for HB5 will be discussed. Following the information meeting, students and parents will meet with one of the counselors to select courses for the student's 9th grade year. Please make plans now to attend this information meeting and scheduling workshop.
Congrats to the Lady Pirates who made State All Tournament Team!! MVP - Haley Vaughn, Morgan Claxton and Anne Williams!
Crawford will be Home team for Area Playoffs.
Pirates are Bi-District Champs with a 50-21 win over Riesel! Its a great week to be a Pirate!
WE HAVE A PIRATE THAT NEEDS OUR HELP!!! Once a Pirate...Always a Pirate! Raffle tickets to benefit Weldon Bleything, who is battling Stage 3 Hodkin's Lymphoma, are on sale! Deadline to turn in tickets with payment is Friday, December 15th. All proceeds will go to Weldon, his wife Samantha and daughter Rhylan. http://5il.co/257z
Monday is last chance to order a Crawford Insulated Cooler! All orders due by noon on Monday to either school office http://5il.co/27t9
Lady Pirates are your State Champions!!! Can I hear it for our girls?????
FYI, 1st 2 games ran long at State Tournament. Plan on our match being Delayed. Possibly an hour.
Can't travel to Garland? Follow the Lady Pirates live! Game starts at 5:30. http://tinyurl.com/y8b423ya
Not able to attend the State Championship game today? Another option to the broadcasts that you would have to pay for is to keep up by watching the Live Stats on the UIL Website. There is no sound to the stats but you can keep up play by play by following these stats! http://www.statbroadcast.com/events/statbroadcast.php?t=1&gid=uil
Crawford ISD will have another Early Release tomorrow. Girls play in State Championship at 5:30!!
Lady Pirates win State Semi Final with a win in 4th set 25-14!!!
Crawford wins Set #3 with a score of 25-21!
Archer City over Crawford in set 2...25-23
Crawford wins 1st set 29-27!
FCCLA packed 40 boxes for Operation Christmas Child! Thanks to these girls for making such a difference in these children's lives! Thanks also to all who supplied the bottles of water and baked good that the FCCLA sold during Crawford's 150th Celebration! All proceeds collected during the celebration went towards funding this project!
Fan bus will be leaving at 1 pm on Wednesday. Sign up with Betty Slaughter at High School if you want to ride.
There will be a fan bus (school bus) going to State VB Tournament on Wednesday! Free to ride. Contact Betty Slaughter in HS tomorrow to sign up! 254-486-2381
Congrats to Dawsen Holly and Meghan Kevil. They have been selected to the TGCA All State CC Team for their accomplishments this season!
Congrats Morgan Claxton & Baylee Griffith who made the Regional VB All Tournament Team and to Haley Vaughn who was Regional Tournament MVP!
State Volleyball Tournament Information: Curtis Culwell Center, 4999 Naaman Forest Blvd Garland, TX 75040 *2A SEMI-FINAL Games Game 1: Wednesday, November 15th - 5:00 pm; Crawford vs Archer City --- Game 2: Wednesday, November 15th - 7:00 pm; Iola vs Burton --- 2A FINAL Game Thursday, November 16th - 5:30 pm; Game 1 winners vs Game 2 winner --- Cost: Student (age 2-18) $7; Adult (single day) $12; 2-Day Tournament Pass (Wed./Thurs.) $20. Cash and credit cards will be accepted. Ticket sales begin 2 hours prior to the scheduled match time. Doors will open one hour prior to the first match. --- Parking: $15 at the Curtis Culwell Center. Pre-sale parking is also available online for $9. --- Clear Bag Policy Information (Click on Link): http://tinyurl.com/y8kk6zvw All State Volleyball Games can be viewed via webcast (click on Link): http://www.nfhsnetwork.com/associations/uil or you can download the nfhs network app for iPhone or android. Webcast Subscription Cost is $9.95.
Lady Pirates just won the Regional Tournament and are State Tournament Bound!!!!
Pirates beat Hico 35-3 tonight at Tiger Stadium! Way to go Pirates!!!
Lady Pirates won and are headed to the Regional Finals game tomorrow at 11 vs Thrall!! Go Lady Pirates!!!
Once a Pirate...Always a Pirate! Raffle tickets to benefit Weldon Bleything, who is battling Stage 3 Hodkin's Lymphoma, are on sale! Deadline to turn in tickets with payment is Friday, December 15th. All proceeds will go to Weldon, his wife Samantha and daughter Rhylan. http://5il.co/29dp
Lady Pirates REGIONAL VOLLEYBALL TOURNAMENT information: Weatherford High School, 912 Charles St., Weatherford. Friday, Nov. 10 - Regional Semi-Final Game vs Lindsay at 7:00 pm. Saturday, Nov. 11- Regional Final Game vs Winner of Blue Ridge/Thrall (Their game is Friday at 5:00 pm) *Winners advance to the next round! Go Lady Pirates!!
TODAY is the LAST DAY to buy tickets for the Elementary Thanksgiving lunch! Dont miss out!!
FAFSA MEETING THIS WEDNESDAY! Crawford High School will host an informational meeting about the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (or the FAFSA) for seniors and their parents. Rolando Rodriguez with the Waco Foundation will present the information. The meeting for senior parents will be held at Crawford High School on Wednesday, November 8 at 5:30 pm. Mr. Rodriguez will also meet with the seniors during the school day at 9:30 am.
Friday's Pep Rally was start at 3 p.m. as we honor our Veterans! Make plans to join us!
PLEASE HELP SPREAD THE WORD!! Past & Present Military Members will be honored at our Pep Rally that will be held on Friday, Nov. 10th! If you are a veteran (war time or peace time), National Guard member, ANYONE who has served, or a current member of the military, please plan on coming to our Pep Rally so our students can thank you for your service! Veterans please come at 2:30 p.m. to Crawford High School. The Pep Rally will start at 3 p.m.
Crawford Insulated Coolers are now on sale! This would make a great Christmas present for any Pirate fan! Coolers are $20 each and will benefit the Junior-Senior Prom. All orders due by noon on Monday, Nov. 20th to either school office. http://5il.co/27t9
LAST DAY to purchase Elementary Thanksgiving lunch tickets is THIS WEDNESDAY! Don't miss out! http://5il.co/26yc
The Area Champion Lady Pirates will play the winner of Wortham vs Milano. They dont play until Saturday night. Stay tuned..
Crawford VB sweeps Thorndale in 3!! Lady Pirates are Area Champs!!!
PIRATE PENCIL POWER...Support the 2nd graders Social Studies Project and Buy Pencils! They are selling pencils to purchase a BUDDY BENCH for the campus with the money they earn! Donations will also be accepted. They will be in the Elementary Cafeteria in the mornings before school now through Nov. 21st! http://5il.co/27az
Football Playoff Shirts are now on sale! DEADLINE to order is Thursday, November 9th, at NOON! Please turn forms into either school office! 50/50 Cotton SHORT or LONG Sleeve black shirt with graphic on front and roster on the back. http://tinyurl.com/yam3urfs
Basketball Shirts Now On Sale! 1st order DEADLINE is Tuesday, November 7th, at NOON! Please turn forms into either school office! We will do a 2nd order on these shirts! If you have a JH or HS player please turn in on Tuesday! http://tinyurl.com/yczeu3rv
Lady Pirate Volleyball spent some time with the Norcross' and Villa's this morning as they presented them with the signed game balls from the Pink Out game and with the money they raised during Pink Out! This event raised over $12,000 to give to these two local families who are currently battling cancer! Thanks to all who gave so much to help raise money for this event!
Veterans will be honored at our Pep Rally that will be held on Friday, Nov. 10th! If you are a veteran or a current member of the military, please plan on coming to our Pep Rally so our students can thank you for your service! More information on the time of the afternoon event will be released closer to time.
Ticket sales start tomorrow for Elementary Thanksgiving Lunch that will be held on Wednesday, Nov. 15th! Deadline to buy is Nov. 8th! Don't miss out!! http://5il.co/26yc
Lady Pirates are the Bi-District Champs after defeating Axtell 25-8, 25-13, 25-8! Way to go Lady Pirates!!
The updated and correct baseball schedule is now posted for 2018! Please disregard the one posted earlier. http://5il.co/26ke
Food Drive to benefit Crawford Food Pantry kicks off THIS WEDNESDAY! Food Drive runs Nov. 1st - 20th. This food stays local to help our neighbors in need through this holiday season. Elementary students can donate food to a collection box in their classroom. Collection point for all other grades is in the High School foyer. Donate like a Pirate! Let's all join together to help those in need!
Last night at the Crawford/Goldthwaite football game, both communities raised over $5 k to give to Weldon Bleything who is battling cancer. That is outstanding! Thank you to all who bought T shirts and gave money!
PTO Candy Grams are SOLD out! The sale is over!! Thanks so much for the GREAT support of our district!
Yearbooks now on sale! Just $40...price will go up to $45 after Friday! Get yours ordered today! http://jostensyearbooks.com?REF=A08167600
State CC Shirts are now on sale! Deadline to order is Monday, Oct. 30th, by noon. http://5il.co/25rn
HUGE SHOUT OUT to Coach Buie!! Jason Buie has been Crawford's Cross Country Coach for the last 14 years. He has had either an individual or a team qualify for the State CC Meet each of those 14 years! We are so proud of our coach and thank him for these 14 highly successful years working with our Pirates & Lady Pirates!
Weldon Strong Shirts are now on sale!! All profits from the sale of this shirt will go directly to Weldon Bleything who is currently battling cancer! Shirts will be sold on a first come, first serve basis at the football game this Friday. If you are unable to make it to the game please turn in the form and payment to either school office by Nov. 1st and you will receive your shirt by Nov. 10th http://5il.co/257z
The Crawford Volleyball Team hosted a successful Pink Out night last Tuesday! They wish to sincerely thank our community, those who donated auction items, the parents, the sponsors, Crawford ISD staff and students, Blum ISD, and the countless individuals who lent a helping hand before, during, and after the event. There were many who pitched in to make this night truly amazing! Because of everyone's effort and generosity, this special event raised over $12,000! Thank you to everyone for your overwhelming support!!!
Pirate Coaches' Wives will be passing the bucket at halftime of Friday night's football game to raise money for Weldon Bleything, a graduate of Crawford High School, who is battling cancer. The Booster Club will also be selling "Once a Pirate...Always a Pirate" t-shirts to raise money for Weldon. Make plans now to support Weldon and his family as they are going through this battle.
This last Friday night at the Valley Mills/ Hico football game, both communities participated in a "Pass the Bucket" for Weldon Bleything, a graduate of Crawford High School, who is fighting cancer. Shelby Fisk, a Valley Mills Senior, organized the bucket drive and both communities gave a total of $804.52. This is simply outstanding and both communities are to be commended for their efforts. The Crawford Pirate family is so very appreciative of this! Thank you from the bottom of our hearts!
Crawford High School will host an informational meeting about the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (or the FAFSA) for seniors and their parents. Rolando Rodriguez with the Waco Foundation will present the information. The meeting for senior parents will be held at Crawford High School on Wednesday, November 8 at 5:30 pm. Mr. Rodriguez will also meet with the seniors during the school day at 9:30 am.
Halloween Candy Grams are now on sale! 1 for $1 or 6 for $5. These will be delivered to school on Halloween. Don't miss out! See attachments for Order Form and for more information. This is a PTO Fundraiser that will benefit Crawford ISD Students and Educators! Help PTO make a difference!! http://5il.co/247i http://5il.co/247h
We had several kids from Crawford Elementary that represented Crawford by competing in the HOT Fair's Academic Rodeo! Congrats to those who competed and those who placed! Grant Underwood won Grand Champion in the 4th grade Spelling Bee and Reserve Champion in the 4th grade Math Bee! Blake Underwood won 4th place in the 6th grade Spelling Bee! Skye Robb was Grand Champion of the 6th grade Math Bee! Corbin Dudensing finished 4th in the 6th grade Math Bee!
It's PINK OUT DAY at CHS! Bake Sale and Auction will start at 5:00 pm. tonight. Money raised from the event will be given to 2 of our Crawford Volleyball families who are battling cancer, the Norcross' and Villa's. You will not want to miss the Silent Auction! It will be full of baskets to bid on and many choices to purchase from the Bake Sale! The Varsity Volleyball team also has something special planned for one of the referees who will be calling their games who is also battling cancer. This will be a night you will want to support and show your pirate pride!
Volleyball Playoff shirts are now on sale! Deadline to order is this Friday at noon! http://5il.co/22oh
QUICK TURNAROUND! Regional CC shirts now on sale! Deadline to order is noon on Monday to either school office. http://5il.co/227o
Here is a little sneak peak of just 3 of the many items that will be available at the Pink Out game next Tuesday! These will be up for bid in the silent auction! The East Texas basket has pecans, blueberry honey, apple butter, and other special treats from East Texas! The Granny Bee's Candle basket has an assortment of candles and wax melting tarts. There is also that awesome metal HOPE sign! Get your money ready!
One lucky coach on the girls side will get to kiss a pig Friday at the pep rally! It's up to YOU to determine who will give the pig a big ole smooch! Jars are set up in the High School office for 5 of the coaches. The coach that has the most money in the jar by lunch on Friday will win! (or lose??) Girl Coaches & Cheerleaders are raising money for Pink Out!
Volleyball Schedule Change: A Varsity Volleyball game with Salado has been added on Oct. 24th. Bynum no longer has a JV so Varsity will play Bynum at 5 p.m. followed by Senior Night Activities. Around 6:00ish Varsity will play Salado.
Are you a student in 7th-12th grade? Do you teach 7th-12th? PIcture Day is tomorrow!
Junior High & High School Picture Day will be Tuesday, October 10th.
Are you an Elementary parent?? IT IS TIME FOR CYBA BASKETBALL!! Be watching for the registration forms that will be sent home soon! CYBA Basketball is for boys and girls in 1st - 6th grades. Deadline to register is Friday, October 13th. No late registration forms will be accepted. Try-Outs will be Sunday, Oct. 22nd from 2-4. Practices will begin the week of Nov. 6th with the first games on Dec. 9th (note it is starting earlier this year so they can get in 8 games). Any questions: Contact Keri Hayes
It's Box Tops contest time! Please send in your trimmed and unexpired Box Tops by October 10th! See flyer for more information. http://5il.co/1z74
PLEASE NOTE: A revised school calendar has been posted online. The only change is a bad weather day that had to be moved from May 18th to May 25th. http://5il.co/1yy5
Pink Out T-shirts are now on sale! Deadline to order is Friday, Oct. 6th. "Standing Together" to support two Crawford VB families as they continue their fight against cancer! http://5il.co/1yuc
All Pirate fans are being encouraged to wear "crazy socks" to the game Friday night in honor of the young Bosqueville student who lost her life in an accident earlier this week. Emmie Schneider loved crazy socks. In honor of her, Bosqueville is wearing crazy socks on Friday. Let's join them and show them that we stand with them during their grief. Our prayers are with Emmie's family and friends and with the entire community of Bosqueville.
Please Note: Junior Pep Rally's will only be held during away game weeks. So Junior High Pep Rally's will be held on Sept. 28th, Oct. 12th, and Oct. 26th.
McLennan Community College will host a College and Career Night for interested parents and students. It will be held on Tuesday, October 3 from 6-8 pm. See link for more information. http://5il.co/1y6i
The Heart of Texas College Night will be held Monday, September 25 from 6-8 pm in the Extraco Exhibits Building. 7th-12th graders and their parents are invited to attend. See link for more information. http://5il.co/1y6j
T-Shirt Sponsors are needed for this year's Crawford Lady Pirates Pink Out Night! The theme for 2017 is WE STAND TOGETHER. The Crawford Volleyball team has been committed to donating to cancer research in recent years. This year, however, the Crawford Volleyball Team will STAND UNITED with two Lady Pirate Volleyball families who are currently battling cancer. All funds raised on this special night will be donated to the Rubiela Villa and Ken Norcross families. The Pink Out Game will be held on Tuesday, October 17th vs Blum starting at 5:00 pm at the high school gym. The Pink Out T-Shirts will have sponsor names listed on the back. If you would like to be a T-Shirt Sponsor please download the attachment and return form and payment to Sydney Dean by 3 pm, Friday, October 6th. Questions? Contact Marcy Claxton or Sydney Dean http://5il.co/1y29
Tomorrow is the DUE DATE for ordering the Crawford Elementary Spirit Shirt! Don't miss out!! http://5il.co/1y27
Do you have a girl in K-6th grade?? Here is an event they won't want to miss!! Future Crawford Cheerleader Cheer Camp will be held Saturday, September 30th! Deadline to register is NOON on Monday, September 25th. See attachment for all the details and to sign up! http://5il.co/1y1r
Senior cap & gown pictures will be taken on Wednesday, September 27th throughout the day. See attachment for more info! http://5il.co/1xxq
A revised Volleyball Schedule is now available. There are not many changes from the original. Start time has changed on one or two as has the number of teams that our opponents have. http://5il.co/1xx4
The results from the Crawford Booster Club Cross Country Meet that was held on Saturday, September 16th are now posted online! http://5il.co/1xcw
Crawford High School will be offering the PSAT test on Wednesday, October 11. The test is $15 and students may sign up in Mrs. Allovio's office. The sign-up deadline is Wednesday, October 4. Students must have payment in order to sign up because we have limited spots available. http://5il.co/1x74
Are you in the Parade tonight and wondering where you will line up? Parade Entries who LINE UP at the ELEMENTARY: Elementary Class Floats, Coach's Wives, Henry Ward (ball boys), Christopher Daughtery, Ali Thornton and group, Jessica Stanford and group. Parade Entries who LINE UP at the HIGH SCHOOL BASEBALL FIELDS: Honor Guard, Cheerleaders, Jason Easter, Band, Govt. Officials. Any group associated with Pirate Football, CISD teachers, Tony Rogers and Billy Witt.
7th & 8th grade students are selling A+ cards! Cards are $20 each. New businesses have been added this year! The last day to order is Monday, September 25th. For questions, please contact Donna Lightfoot at the high school. You can reach her at firstname.lastname@example.org or by phone at 254-486-2381.
Congratulations to the following students! They are the 2017-2018 Class Officers! Seniors: President – Chris Driver, Vice President – Mason Browning, Secretary – Morgan Claxton, Treasure – Jonathan Weatherman. Juniors: President – Luke Westerfield, Vice President – Marlon Melean. Sophomores: President – Ana Maddox, Vice President – Will Browning, Secretary – Jeanette Meyer, Treasure – Stephen Weatherman. Freshman Class Representative: Brianna Downie.
WE STAND TOGETHER is the theme for the 2017 Volleyball Pink Out Game! The volleyball team has been committed to donating to cancer research in recent years. This year, however, the Crawford Volleyball Team will stand united with two volleyball families who are currently battling cancer. All funds raised on this special night will be donated to the Rubiela Villa and Ken Norcross families. The Pink Out Game will be held on October 17 vs Blum beginning at 5:00 at the high school gym. Watch for more information on sponsorships and t-shirts to help support Pink Out 2017!
Message from Mrs. Stout: The elementary school does not participate in High School Spirit Days. Elementary students are expected to dress within the dress code (See The Elementary Handbook) in a manner that preserves modesty, displays neatness, does not cause distraction, and avoids safety hazards. Any extremes in appearance that is a distraction or disruption to the normal operations of the school day will not be permitted. Homecoming mums and garters may be worn to school on Friday, September 15.
Buy Pirate Spirit Wear TONIGHT at the Clifton Football Game! The Booster Club Trailer will be in the Visitor's Parking Lot at the south end zone. They will be open for business! Visit them to purchase or renew your Booster Club Membership or buy your Pirate Spirit Wear! BIG THANKS to Clifton ISD for allowing this!
Here's all the information you need to know concerning the Homecoming Parade! Wednesday 9/13 HOMECOMING PARADE - 7 pm; Parade Line Up - 6:30 pm BLACK OUT Pep Rally and SENIOR Slide Show - 7:30-7:45 pm will follow after the parade in the High School Gym. The Community is invited! Bring your glow sticks! **Important** Doors to the gym will close by 7:50 pm! Elementary Floats (Elementary Age Groups) will line up around the Elementary school. Follow school drop off procedure and proceed around the back of the school. Line up will begin at the front of the kindergarten pick up line at the corner of W 4th Street. Line up order: First come first serve! **Important** Elementary floats will return back to the front of the elementary school for parents to pick up their child. Floats will enter the front of the school and proceed to the corner of W 4th Street. High School Floats and Community Entries will line up around the Pirate Baseball field. Follow the road along the High School track towards the Little League concession stand; proceed past the concession stand and make a right passing "The Rock" football practice field. Line up will begin at the corner of "The Rock" behind the outfield fence of the baseball field. Line up order: First come first serve! **IMPORTANT** Drop off of students will be in the High School parking lot. Non parade vehicles will not be allowed to enter line up area! PARADE ROUTE: Exit HS turning right onto FM 185. Turn right onto Pirate Dr. (Middle school) and proceed to 7th Street; Left on 7th to Main St (FM 317) Left onto Main Street; Left on 4th Street (Old Amsler Bldg.). Proceed down 4th Street. Parade disperses at the Lutheran Church. Elementary floats will return to the front of the Elementary School. High School floats will return to the High School behind the Baseball field.
JUST A REMINDER!! **Parade Entry forms due Friday, 9/8; 3:30 pm to the High School. ** **All Fees have been Waived!**
Next Week will be HOMECOMING SPIRIT WEEK at Crawford High School! Here's whats happening each day! *Monday 9/11 Mark Your Car Day (Tag your car windows w/"SPIRIT") *Tuesday 9/12 Tie Dye Day (Tie dye color-head to toe!) *Wednesday 9/13 Wacky Day (Crazy Hair, Wacky Clothes in dress code!) *Thursday 9/14 Team Day (Wear your favorite College Shirt) *Friday 9/15 Crawford Spirit Day (Black Out-wear black)
LAST DAY to purchase Raffle Tickets for the 2017 Homecoming Football will be next Wednesday! The Junior class is selling the raffle tickets for the 2017 Homecoming Football autographed by the Varsity Pirate football team and coaches! The drawing will be held at halftime of the Homecoming game on Friday September 15th. Tickets are $1.00 each.
The link below includes the test dates for the SAT and ACT for the 2017-2018 school year. General guidelines: * Plan to take the ACT or SAT two or three times to help target weak areas and improve scores * Plan around family and school activities * Many students wait to take the SAT or ACT until after sophomore year. Both the SAT and ACT test content that students don’t learn until sophomore year. * Some college application deadlines are in the early fall of a student's senior year. Do not wait until this time to take the SAT or ACT for the first time. *Check testing requirements at the colleges you may attend. http://5il.co/1uyu
Crawford ISD has a job opening in the Maintenance Department. Contact Superintendent Dr. Kenneth Hall to apply or for more information! email@example.com or 254-486-2381.
Crawford beat Tolar 26-6 tonight in Whitney! Way to go Pirates!!!
The Crawford Cheerleaders are teaming up with Pearson Construction, Inc. to collect much needed items for the Victims of Hurricane Harvey. Donations will be accepted at Crawford High School until noon on Friday, September 8th. See flyer for information on what items are needed. http://5il.co/1tm7
Mark Your Calendars for Wednesday, September 13th! It will be a big evening at Crawford ISD as the Homecoming Parade will kickoff at 7 p.m. Join us after the parade for the Black out Pep Rally and the Senior Slide Show! See flyer for all the details: http://5il.co/1ted Parade Entry Application: http://5il.co/1tee
The 2017 Crawford Pirate Band T-Shirts are now on sale! Order forms with payment are due by Tuesday, September 5th, by noon. Support the Heartbeat of Pirate Pride! http://5il.co/1sg5
Order your Pirate Homecoming shirt now!! Homecoming will be held on Sept. 15th this year so it is coming up fast! All order forms and money are due by Monday, September 11th by noon. http://5il.co/1s5i
Congratulations to Haley Vaughn for being selected as the Texas High School Volleyball Player of the Week by the American Volleyball Coaches Association! We are so proud of our Lady Pirate! https://www.avca.org/res/uploads/media/HSPOW-8.28.17.pdf
Football tshirts and Crawford fishing shirts on sale now! Deadline to order is Sept 1st at noon! http://5il.co/1qop
There will be a Cross Country parent meeting on Monday, August 28th, at 6:30pm. The meeting will be held in the High School in Coach Buie's class room ( room 129).
The Free & Reduced Meals Form is now posted! Please print out and return to the school. http://5il.co/1qb7
Elementary Lunch Menu for August & September and the Breakfast Menu for the District is now available! http://5il.co/1qb8
Junior High Volleyball Parent Meeting will be at 6 p.m. on Monday, Aug. 28th, in HS Library.
Class T Shirts for 7th - 12th graders are now on sale! The deadline to purchase is September 1st at noon. Forms can be turned in to the HS office or at the Cheer Table at Blast Off or Meet the Pirates! http://tinyurl.com/y92msqea
Parent Orientation Meetings will be held next week for parents with children in K- 3rd grade! See flyer for all the details! http://5il.co/1piv
Homemade Ice Cream Needed!If you have a 7th -12th grade student you are invited to bring your favorite homemade ice cream Friday night. Don't wait to be contacted! The Crawford Booster Club will provide cups and spoons you just need to bring a serving spoon. Tables will be provided by the school. Serving will start around 8:30-8:45pm after the Varsity Scrimmage. We will serve both Crawford and Bremond Coaches and Players. We ask the Varsity football parents to serve in front of the concession stand all others will serve on the opposite side next to the restrooms. This will allow the football players & coaches to be served quickly once they are finished. Bring your ice cream already iced down in a cooler or keep at home until closer to time. There is no freezer space to store ice cream at the field. Come share some ice cream while showing your Pirate Pride!
NEED HELP ONLINE REGISTERING YOUR CHILD (K - 12th GRADE) FOR SCHOOL?? This is something ALL returning students need to do. We will be set up in the elementary computer lab tonight during Blast Off to help with this process! Have a new student to the district that you haven't registered? Go to the Elementary Lab tonight to get registered! If you are registering a new student then you must bring the following items to complete enrollment: 1. Certified copy of birth certificate 2. Social security card 3. Shot record 4. Proof of residency (current utility bill will name and address) 5. Driver’s license of parent enrolling student
ONLINE REGISTRATION is still open for Kindergarten and all returning students to the district! You will login to Parent Portal to online register. It automatically saves so you will just need to push the Next button as you go along. This process can be done using a phone although it will be a little more difficult due to the small screen size. A computer or tablet will be much easier to work on. Please note that schedules are not showing since they are not finished and ready to be released at this time. If you have any questions please contact Ronda Shaw at firstname.lastname@example.org
Are you a parent of an Elementary student? A Letter from the Desk of the Principal! http://5il.co/1oiu
PLEASE NOTE CHANGE: Crawford Elementary Bell Schedule is now available. There is a change in the school day hours this year because of the new legislative mandate which determined how we must calculate the number of minutes that a student must be in school during the school year. Because the Elementary gets out 10 minutes before the High School campus then they will be starting 10 minutes earlier. http://5il.co/1ois
Just a reminder that Blast Off will be held next Tuesday, August 22nd, from 5:30-7:30 on both campuses. Attached is a flyer from Crawford Elementary. This is just a small listing of what will be available at Blast Off! This is an event you do not want to miss!! http://5il.co/1ohk
TODAY!!! New Student Registration for 7th – 12th Graders: New student registration will be held on Wednesday, August 16 from noon to 4pm in the high school lobby. Parents of new students need to bring the following items to complete enrollment: 1. Certified copy of birth certificate 2. Social security card 3. Shot record 4. Proof of residency (current utility bill will name and address) 5. Driver’s license of parent enrolling student Counselors will be available to discuss scheduling options. You are welcome to bring previous school records to help with the scheduling process. If you have any questions, feel free to contact the high school at 254-486-2381.
Bell Schedules for 7th - 12th graders are now posted. 7th - 12th graders will all start first period at 8 a.m. http://5il.co/1ofv
There is a change in tomorrows VB games in Franklin. JV and Freshmen will both play at 5 p.m.. Games will be played at same time in 2 gyms. Varsity will start around 6:00. Go Lady Pirates!
Please note: Prices will be slightly increasing this year for school lunches. Breakfast prices will be staying the same. Breakfast price:Elementary- $1.50. High School- $1.50, and Adults- $2.50 Lunch price:Elementary- $2.30, High School- $2.60. and Adults- $3.65
Elementary Class Lists had to be changed just a bit. The change was ONLY for the Kindergarten classes. New class lists are now posted! http://5il.co/1ntn
WE NEED YOU!! Crawford PTO is a huge supporter of our District. They are always working behind the scenes to help Crawford ISD staff and students in a variety of ways. PTO will have a booth set up on both campuses during Blast Off. This is your opportunity to join PTO and to sign up to work concession stand! The concession stand is their biggest fundraiser of the year. They need your help! Remember, senior parents must be a member for their child to be eligible for the PTO scholarship.
New Student Registration for 7th – 12th Graders: New student registration will be held on Wednesday, August 16 from noon to 4pm in the high school lobby. Parents of new students need to bring the following items to complete enrollment: 1. Certified copy of birth certificate 2. Social security card 3. Shot record 4. Proof of residency (current utility bill will name and address) 5. Driver’s license of parent enrolling student Counselors will be available to discuss scheduling options. You are welcome to bring previous school records to help with the scheduling process. If you have any questions, feel free to contact the high school at 254-486-2381.
Online Registration is now open for Kindergarten and all returning students to the district! You will login to Parent Portal to online register. It automatically saves so you will just need to push the Next button as you go along. This process can be done using a phone although it will be a little more difficult due to the small screen size. A computer or tablet will be much easier to work on. Please note that schedules are not showing since they are not finished and ready to be released at this time. If you have any questions please contact Ronda Shaw at email@example.com
Need to register your child for after school care? Pirate Connections will have a booth set up at the Elementary during Blast Off! You can also get more information and register online! https://www.pirateconnectionsafterschool.com
Spread the Word! Blast Off and Meet the Teacher will be held Tuesday, August 22nd from 5:30-7:30 p.m.on both campuses! This is an event you do not want to miss! Lions Club will kick off the event at 5 p.m. by selling hamburgers in the Elementary Cafeteria! Starting at 5:30 students will be able to meet their teachers, pick up their schedules, pick up a yearbook if they purchased one, and get their locker assignment (JH & HS students). Booster Club will have tshirts and other items for sale as well as an opportunity to join the Booster Club! Lots of other tables will be set up including bus transportation information and an FFA table just to name a few! More information coming soon!
Mark Your Calendar! Crawford ISD school starts on Thursday, August 24th!
Parents and students- Mr. Pritchett and the counselors would like to let parents and students know that all schedules that were showing in Parent Portal over the weekend were computer generated. At this point in the process, parts of the schedules were generated based on openings from last year's classes. Over the next two weeks, student schedules will be adjusted as classes are moved and balanced. There are many steps left in the process before schedules are considered complete.
Crawford ISD has 2 openings for Cafeteria Workers! Contact Superintendent Dr. Kenneth Hall at firstname.lastname@example.org or by phone at 254-486-2381
Banner Sponsors Needed! Each year the Crawford Booster Club sells banner sponsorships for Pirate Field. Banners are displayed during the football season on the field fences. If you have a business or know of someone who might be interested download the attachment for all of the details and cost. Show your Pirate Pride! http://5il.co/1lwo
ALL Hands on Deck! Parent HELP is needed to prepare the Pirate Field Complex for the 2017 Football Season! Saturday, August 12th. Arrive Between 7:30-8:00 am; should be finished before Noon. Bring any of the following: weed eaters, rakes, brooms and dust pans, large trash bags, chainsaws, pole saw, push mower, wasp spray, window cleaner and paper towels for press box cleaning and drinking water. General clean up is needed around the field and stands. There are only a few limbs that need to be removed and possibly one tree to cut down. If you have a trailer for limbs to be put on or any questions please contact John Dutschmann, (254) 715-3637. Let's Get Ready for some Pirate Football!
Art Hunter will have a Hunter Education course on August 19th at the Crawford High School Agriculture classroom from 8:00 AM to 4:00 PM. (This class is open to the public). Students will have to register for the course on line by visiting www.tpwd.texas.gov/huntered You will have to have a personal email address ( this can be a parents address, but can only be used for one person) and will have to registered before August 19th. There can be no registrations on the day of the class. Once you are in the Texas Parks & Wildlife site follow the directions and register for the class at Crawford High School. For more information contact Art Hunter @ 254-715-8923
Lady Pirates Volleyball kicks off next week!! Scrimmage next Friday! Schedule is attached! http://5il.co/185g
If you have missed the previous messages about how to make sure you are ready for online registration then you can see the full message on the Crawford ISD website in the News section! The news item is called: ACTION NEEDED!! Online Registration Coming Soon!
Online Registration for students who are returning to the district will open Thursday, August 10th! Parents of kindergartners will be emailed their portal id that will be needed to register your student! This email will be sent out before August 10th. It will be emailed to the email address you provided when you filled out papers at Kindergarten Roundup. NEW STUDENTS TO THE DISTRICT will need to go to the High School front office to fill out a registration packet. Floors are being waxed right now so High School front office will reopen Monday, August 31st!
The flip flops and slides for the Cheer Fundraiser should arrive the first week in August. Once the girls process the orders we will notify of pickup or delivery. There was a delay on the manufactures end. We apologize for the delay and appreciate your patience! Please spread the word! The positive? Texas football during August and September is flip flop weather!!
The Crawford Booster Club will have their General Meeting on Monday, July 31st at 6 pm in the High School Library. Election of officers and information on upcoming events will be discussed. All are welcome.
CHS Cheerleaders had a very successful week at camp last week! They won the Big BANANA award that has only been received twice by a Crawford squad since UCA started giving this award and it has been 6 years since the first was received! They also won the Xtreme Routine Small Varsity trophy, 1st place Camp Cheer trophy, got voted best leadership award by the other squads, and spirit sticks and a blue ribbon for sideline cheer! Way to go Lady Pirates!!!
ATHLETIC PHYSICALS TONIGHT!! All athletes 7th-12 grade will need a physical before they practice. Physicals will be TONIGHT at the high school. Boys at 6:00 and girls at 7:00pm. Cost is $15 cash. Girls that have centex volleyball games can go early at 5:50. You will report to the high school lobby tonight! Forms will be available tonight to fill out.
All athletes 7th-12 grade will need a physical before they practice. Physicals will be July 24th at the high school. Boys at 6:00 and girls at 7:00pm. Cost is $15 cash. Girls that have centex volleyball games can go early at 5:50. You will report to the high school lobby on Monday night.
Class of 2018! Senior Slideshow will be on Wednesday, Sept. 13th! We need your pictures! http://5il.co/1gg6
Crawford ISD has 2 job openings for a cafeteria worker. Contact Superintendent Dr. Kenneth Hall for more information or to apply. email@example.com or call 254-486-2381.
Crawford finished tied for 4th in the Lone Star Cup Standings! What a great year to be a Pirate!!! Congratulations to all on such a great year! http://www.uiltexas.org/press-releases/detail/2016-17-uil-lone-star-cup-winners-announced
Crawford High School has an opening for an Art Teacher. Contact Principal Monte Pritchett for more information or to apply. firstname.lastname@example.org
Want to work in one of the best little school districts in Texas? Crawford ISD has a school counselor position open. Contact Superintendent Dr. Kenneth Hall to apply or more information. Email: email@example.com
Link for the All Star VB game that Haley Vaughn will be playing in! July 11th at 6:45. http://kmacsports.com/g/5588
Link for the All Star Softball game that Kinnidy Markum will be playing in! July 11th at 6:4.5 http://kmacsports.com/g/5587
Congrats to the 3 baseball players who were selected Super-Centex! Koby Smith 2nd Team catcher. Landry Bruce and Bowden Hooser were Honorable Mention IF! Congratulations Pirates!
Congratulations to Camille Ward and Este Musil. They were named to the 2017 All State Track team by the Texas Girls Coaches Association!!
It is not too late to sign up for softball camp that will start June 12th! Contact Coach Allen at 254-722-4271 or just show up on the 1st day of camp! http://5il.co/16uk
Cross Country Summer Camp will be held July 17th-20th! Coach Buie is one of the coaches that will be hosting this camp at McGregor High School! http://5il.co/17je
Graduation Videos will be available of Crawford High Schools Graduation! To order online: http://maginationvideo.com/product/crawford2017/
Incoming 6th grade Fall Volleyball Tryout will be held July 23rd from 4 -6 p.m. in HS Gym! There will be no 2nd tryout. http://5il.co/16i2
Crawford Strength & Conditioning Camp will be held beginning May 29th! Sign up now! http://5il.co/16ht
Advanced VB Camp will be held July 24th-27th! This is for incoming 9th-12th graders. http://5il.co/16em
Crawford Basketball Camp will be held June 5th - 7th!
Welcome to the new Crawford ISD website!! A new Crawford ISD app is also available! Search for Crawford ISD and look for the black icon!
Crawford Baseball Camp will be held June 1st - 3rd! Don't miss out on the fun!