A Project for Better Journalism chapter


Mandy Sandlin: Katy ISD Secondary Teacher of the Year

April 25, 2018 2:39pm | Contributed

Psychology teacher Mandy Sandlin was named as the Katy ISD secondary teacher of the year. She is the second teacher from Tompkins to be honored with this award, following Jayson Hill was earned the award for the 2013-2014 school year. Sandlin will be honored at […]

Softball Continues to Playoffs

April 25, 2018 2:31pm | Contributed

The Tompkins softball team played hard to pull out a second place victory in district. Payoffs will now begin and in round one, they will take on Fort Bend Austin in a three game series beginning April 27. The game times are as follows. Friday […]

KEYS Commemorative Artwork by Talented Falcons

April 23, 2018 3:03pm | Contributed

To create the 2018 KEYS Mentoring Program Commemorative Artwork for Katy ISD, seniors Andrea Arrangoiz, Mya Stalnaker, Christina Zhou, Seanna McCarty, Claire Bai, Jaerin Jeong, Renee Josse de Lisle and Maddie Fossitt collaboratively worked for over 50 hours to craft the piece. Prints are made […]

UIL Accolades

April 23, 2018 2:36pm | Contributed

All of the Tompkins orchestras performed at the UIL contest and sight reading contest, earning superior ratings from all judges. This means that all six periods of orchestra won the coveted Sweepstakes Award. Congratulations to the philharmonia, lyrica, sinfonietta, sinfonia and both cambiata orchestras.

A New Addition to the Library

April 19, 2018 2:22pm | Contributed

The library is often thought of as a place to exercise the mind by utilizing the resources available, such as the computer and thousands of book, but now the Tompkins library has taken on a new addition that redefines the term of exercising in the […]

FFA Mechanics Area Results

April 18, 2018 2:29pm | Contributed

The Tompkins FFA Ag Mechanics team competed in the area competition at Sam Houston State University on April 17. Out of the 26 teams at the contest, they placed first as a team to advance to the state competition on April 27.  Junior Colton Dieringer placed […]

UIL Academics Results

April 16, 2018 3:07pm | Contributed

Tompkins was honored to send 11 students to Cy Woods High School to compete in the 6A Region 3 UIL Academics Meet.  Our students competed in a wide variety of events including Journalism, Ready Writing, Current Issues, Speech and Debate, Science, and Social Studies.  They […]

Girls Track’s Strong Showing at District Meet

April 16, 2018 3:02pm | Contributed

The following girls advanced to the area meet as a part of the varsity team by placing in the top four.  Alyssa Balandran- 800 meter and 1600 meter Hayden Gold- 3200 meter with a new personal record of 11:17 Ryan Little- District Chmapion in the […]

Tompkins Athletes Signing for the Future

April 11, 2018 2:54pm | Contributed

Congratulations to the following athletes who signed their letter of intent for the colleges they will be representing in the fall of 2018. From left to right the athletes are: Zach Visser- Southwestern Christian University (Baseball) Wilson Ehrhardt- Hill Jr. College (Baseball) Jorge Daniel Vargas- […]

FFA Land Judging Results

April 11, 2018 2:36pm | Contributed

At the Area 3 CDE contest the Tompkins FFA Land Judging team placed first in the area and earned a stop at the state competition that will be held April 26.  Their first place score also means that they were first in District Seven. The […]