Sixth-grader Evan Lopez hopes to collect hundreds of pairs of clean, new socks for the homeless this season. His sock drive is in third year and has now expanded from Nixon Elementary to Richardson Middle.
Retiring Army Sgt. Minwoo Wang is the latest soldier to participate in EPISD's partnership with the U.S. Chamber of Commerce's Hiring Our Heroes Corporate Fellowship Program. The program allows soldiers transition into the civilian workforce by training in different jobs throughout the District.
A grant from the U.S. Department of Defense and the National Math and Science Initiative will help expand the Advanced Placement offerings at Andress High School to get students to be better prepared for college. The grant was announced on Monday in front of students and military personnel.