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NEISD celebrates mother's Day

North East ISD schools celebrated the gift of motherhood by honoring mothers with activities and events on May 10. From cake decorating to breakfast buffet events, there was plenty of great food for NEISD moms to enjoy this year.  

Check out the events some schools hosted below.

Lopez hosts Mother's Day breakfast

Katie and her mom Barbara.

Lopez Middle School celebrated its inaugural Mother's Day breakfast on May 10. More than 200 moms and their children gathered in the Lopez cafeteria Friday morning for an early Mother's Day celebration. Hosted by SIC (Student Involvement Committee), the event was a huge success.

All in attendance enjoyed a breakfast catered by Freebirds World Burrito, with donuts, coffee, and the works. The line for breakfast was all the way around the cafeteria. Everyone was very pleased with the great turnout. The guests of honor were even serenaded by the award winning Lopez Choir, under the direction of Amy Kelley.

Katie Stevens, coordinator of the event, was blessed enough to have her mother, Barbara Stevens, the IIT at Huebner Elementary School, with her to celebrate. The feedback from all the mothers who attended was overwhelmingly positive, and many said they were grateful and honored that the school chose to celebrate Mother's Day. Here at Lopez, we want to honor the special women in our lives, and this was one way we felt we could. In the words of Abraham Lincoln, “All that I am, or hope to be, I owe to my angel mother."

Katie and student aide Josh.
Katie takes a photo with student aide Josh Davis at the special event.

West Avenue partners with H-E-B for Mother's Day

Student Ayden with his mom.
West Avenue Elementary School students partnered with H-E-B to decorate cakes for Mother's Day. "West Avenue Wildcats wish all the mother's a Happy Mother's Day," said Principal Belinda Gonzalez.

Canyon Ridge Kinder students celebrate Mother's Day

Student creating flip book
Savannah Luvisi of Canyon Ridge Elementary School puts together a "I Love My Mother Because..."
flip book for Mother's Day.

Green group.
Canyon Ridge kindergarten students created Mother's Day bags and filled them with goodies.


Posted on May 10, 2013