Welcome to North Shore Senior
North Shore Senior High School is committed to provide all the necessary resources and strategies so that students reach a high level of academic achievement through rigorous and relevant content to ensure all students exceed state and national standards.
SEE SOMETHING, SAY SOMETHING
Galena Park ISD has set up an anonymous tipline for any student, parent, or employee who may have information that might affect the safety of our students or staff.
Taco Bell Graduate for Mas Program
North Shore has been entered in the Taco Bell Graduate for Mas program which kicks off October 23rd. This programs big push is to have 100% of our students commit to graduating. All students with email addresses should sign up online at graduateformas.com. All others can complete pledge cards during counselors corner beginning October 29th. If we win, our school will receive a 5,000 cash prize, taco bell truck full of free tacos, but above all bragging rights.
Texas Music Educators Association Pre-Area Choir Auditions
On Thursday, December 5th, nine North Shore Senior High Choir students participated in Texas Music Educators Association Pre-Area Choir Auditions. Three students from North Shore earned positions by placing in the top 5 of their voice part. They are now advancing on to the ALL-STATE CHOIR auditions. The final round of competition will take place on Saturday, January 11th, 2014 at Deer Park High School South.
Advancing to the All-State Auditions
Kevin Rosacia – Tenor 1 Sophomore
Taryn Surratt – Soprano 2 Sophomore
Tyler Surratt – Bass 1 Senior
Band Competition Results
Valerie Mercado- flute, Angelica Vasquez- flute, Aurielle Hampton- oboe, Kasey Hernandez- clarinet, Stephanie Meraz- clarinet, Brandon Lozano- bass clarinet, Quintin Hernandez- tenor sax, Kevin Thomas, baritone sax, Jacob Herring- trumpet, Julio Martinez- French horn, Andrew Ouk- French horn, Jesus Venegas- euphonium and Aaron Hamilton- percussion
All-District and All-Region Band.
Alondra Urenda- flute, Lela Culpepper- clarinet, Merrissa Davila- clarinet, Cristal Vera- clarinet, Kevin Diaz- clarinet, Peter Ruiz- clarinet, Rebecca Torres- French horn, Corbin Mason- French horn, Colin Candelari- alto sax, Derrick Green- bass trombone and Richard Mendoza- Tuba
And receiving the highest award possible, 11 NSSH Band students were named to the All-District, All-Region and All-Area Band. These students will travel to Cinco Ranch HS on January, 4th to compete for a chair in the All-State Band.
Those students are Brittany Bush- flute, Chris Garcia- clarinet, Jamie Guillen- clarinet, Jesus Meraz- oboe, Jonathan Sampson- trumpet, Kevin Rosacia- French horn, Andres Ramos- French horn, Suzette Roldan- French horn, Rene Garcia- trombone, Augustin Robles- trombone and Westley Bauer- tuba.
2013 – 2014 Scholarship Information
For information about current scholarship please check here and please pay attention to the dates.
Free ACT/SAT and ASVAB tutorials
Please select the Quick Link "March2Success" to utilize the free tutorial website for ACT, SAT, and/or ASVAB. This website was created by the U.S. Department of Defense to prepare high school students for post-secondary opportunities.
The next ACT Tutorial will be Saturday, December 7, 2013 at the Administration building in the Board Room from 9:00a.m. to 2:00 p.m. Lunch will be provided. Students can sign up in the counselor's office.
EOC Online Tutorials
Here is a link to the online EOC tutorials. Please have your students who will retest practice these tutorials. Choose the link titled, "Texas-specific Testing Tools (ePAT)".
STAAR Testing Starts Spring 2014.
The resources on this website provide information and sample test questions to familiarize Texas educators and parents with the design and format of the STAAR assessments. The information is intended to help educators and parents understand how the new STAAR program measures the Texas Essential Knowledge and Skills (TEKS) curriculum standards. These resources are intended to support, not narrow or replace, the teaching of the TEKS curriculum.
The next late arrival day is Wednesday, January 15, 2013. School will start at 9:05am. The following day will be a block schedule of the classes not attended on the late arrival day.