Monday, March 9, 2020

r. Stingerette Drill Team competed at North Forney High School

Jr. Stingerette Drill Team competed at North Forney High School on Saturday, March 7th with Showtime International. They competed in 3 categories, pom, jazz, and novelty. The girls earned the following awards:

Sweepstakes: scoresheets of 90+
Judges awards: scoresheets of 92+
2nd place in jazz
2nd place in novelty!!


Friday, March 6, 2020

FFA at County

The Kaufman County Livestock Show was a great success for the Kemp FFA chapter. The winning continued in the Agriculture Mechanics contest. Anthony Hernandez received a blue ribbon in his class with a Shop table and then won Division champion. In the cooking division, Ty Roberts received a blue ribbon for his Santa Maria Grill and Trevor Atkinson also received a blue ribbon for his Cowboy Cooker. Shelby Currie received a Blue ribbon for her BBQ Smoker trailer and won Grand Champion of the Kaufman County Show. Tyler Gilbert received a blue ribbon for his hand-forged knife and Division Champion. Bowen Dalrymple and Eli Tackett received a blue ribbon for their firewood rack. Trent Thompson brought his handmade spurs to the show receiving a blue ribbon. Cross Gorden received a blue ribbon with his mud anchors. Brody Becker received blue with his portable dog kennel. The team of Vincent Conklin, Brandon Putnam, and Tyler Gilbert received a blue ribbon for their Deer Feeder. Hunter Springer brought his rebuilt golf cart to the show bringing home a blue ribbon and Division Champion. The Kemp FFA Ag Mechanics team brought home the Sweepstakes Award for the show by out placing any other chapter with wins in the Kaufman County Area. Our market swine showed by Haley Barnett, Jesse Rodgers and Taylor Carr also all made the auction which helped continue the success of the chapter. Please congratulate these students if you get the chance. The Rabbit show team leaves for Houston on Saturday hoping to bring home some more wins.

Wednesday, December 4, 2019

November Bus Riders of the Month

Primary - Hayden Hunter, Harley Gates

Intermediate -  Masen Christensen, Kaylie Toler, Galilea Hernandes, Kayleigh Horton, Kyleigh Horton, Brianna Garcia, Asusena Ornelas, Damian Rodriguez, Cevyn Hester

Junior High -  Alejandro Sillas, Michael Webster

High School - Jason Morgan, Brooke Wagener, Terra Watley, Lilyana Hernandez, Donnie Shelton, Ryan Mason

Monday, November 11, 2019

FFA Students attend 92nd Annual National FFA Convention in Indianapolis
Every year, FFA members nationwide converge on the National FFA Convention & Expo to celebrate their accomplishments and find inspiration for their next steps. Motivational keynote speakers, energetic concerts, fulfilling workshops and a sweeping Expo floor bustling with agricultural education and industry opportunities will have you snapping pics and grabbing videos of all of the experiences you’ll remember forever. Here are some pictures from their trip.

Special Olympics Bowling
Last week on November 1, 2019, our life skills class and aides went to the bowling alley in Seven Points to compete in the Special Olympics bowling contest. All of our students had a very fun time of healthy competition, camaraderie, as well as a costume contest and food.

Dalton Blankenship also came home with a first-place medal in his division.

Monday, November 4, 2019

Kemp Academy Graduates

Congratulations to Kemp Academy's recent Graduates.  Congratulations and may all your dreams come true! 

Thursday, October 31, 2019

October Bus Riders of the Month

Primary - Angela Bahena, Maria Herrera, Savannah Sandford-Cox

Intermediate - Javon Gatson, Jaxon Moore, Andrea Ayala, Ryder Hofman, Angel Quintana, Kailey Lawson, Iris Little, Cheyenne Mosher, Cevyn Hester, Jamie Lewis

Junior High - Robert Thompson, Aiden Ashton

High School - McKenzie Fleck, Esteban Aguilera, Jaden Gonzalez