Pearland ISD bond package addresses growth, aging facilities

Since its last bond election, Pearland ISD has grown by about 6,000 students and anticipates 1,500 more students in the next seven years.

Addressing both a growing student population and aging facilities is a top priority of Pearland Independent School District’s Nov. 8 school bond election.

Approximately 83 percent of projects included in the $220 million bond package will address district-wide enrollment growth and facility renovations, adding extra capacity at current schools and ensuring campus maintenance and upgrades to continue serving students.

Dawson High School Presents Disney’s ‘High School Musical’

Troy (Stephen Milbrath) and Gabriella (Sarah Menendez) find their voice together in Dawson High School’s production of the Disney smash-hit movie musical “High School Musical.” The show will be Sept. 1, 3 and 9 at 7:30 p.m. and Sept. 10 at 2 and 7:30 p.m. in the campus auditorium (2050 Cullen Blvd.). Cost is $8 for reserved tickets and $10 at the door. For tickets, visit or email

Pearland Resident, Markeith Spears, Named Manager of Better Homes and Gardens Real Estate Gary Greene Pearland Sales Office

Pearland resident Markeith Spears has been named Manager of the Pearland sales office of Better Homes and Gardens Real Estate Gary Greene where a group of licensed agents represent buyers and sellers in the greater Pearland area.

            In his new role, Spears expects to double the size of the firm’s Pearland sales office by adding about 25 new Realtors by the end of 2016.  Gary Greene’s Pearland office is located at 3272 Broadway near East Walnut.           

Pearland Pear-Scape Art Project Sponsorships Available

Pear-Scape Public Art Project,Pearland

The Pear-Scape, a public art sculpture trail project in Pearland, is taking shape with nearly fifty percent of sponsorship opportunities secured.  The initial roll out for twenty pears sized 4 feet in height announced early this year by the Pearland Convention & Visitors Bureau (PCVB) has garnered lots of interest by sponsors and local artists.

Shake, Rattle & Roll Moving to Pearland Town Center, Two-Day Music Event June 11-12

Pearland TX,Shake Rattle & Roll,June 2016

The two-day Shake, Rattle & Roll event set for June 11-12, 2016 in Pearland is relocating to the Pearland Town Center. Saturated ground conditions at the original park location required event organizers to relocate this first year event to a paved surface in the southeast corner of the retail shopping center.  Pearland Town Center is located at 11200 Broadway Street at the intersection of Texas Highway 288 and FM 518/Broadway Street.

Pearland to Shake, Rattle, & Roll Into Summer

Pearland Shake Rattle & Roll Summer

There is a whole lot of shakin’ going on in Pearland this summer.  Pearland is a perfect pick for a weekend getaway with amazing cuisine, local theater, nearby museums and unique events.  Paired with great hotel packages available May 27 through September 5, Pearland’s Gulf Coast location is ideal for a quick getaway.

               “In addition to enjoying a variety of activities throughout the summer in Pearland, visitors can also experience a brand new, 2-day event we created called Shake, Rattle & Roll.” Sinistore added.

St. Helen Catholic School Pearland 2016 Field Days

St. Helen Catholic School hosted annual Field Day celebrations on April 22nd for PK3-K, and on April 29th for grades 1st-8th. The sun was shining, the students were smiling and the faculty and staff had a great time.

               The students had a full day of activities which included a game of kick-ball w/ Fr. Hieu, tug-of-war, water balloon sling shot, tri-cycle race, and a rocket noodle competition. Volunteers provided nutritious snacks and pizza for lunch.

Forgotten Angels Foundation Hosting Stars at Night “Boots & Bling” Event, April 23

Forgotten Angels,Pearland  TX,Stars at Night 2016

Dining and Dancing that Transform Lives ~   You can directly impact the lives of individuals living with intellectual and developmental disabilities by eating some great food and dancing to toe-tapping country music at Stars at Night “Boots & Bling” event benefiting Forgotten Angels Foundation.

               Held annually on the grounds of the home of Mac and Renee McGuire, this year’s dinner is on April 23, 2016 from 6:30 to 10:00. Individual ticket prices are $75.00 and reserved tables range from $850 to $1500 with a limited amount of special VIP Chef Tables at $2500.