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Alert Conroe ISD Closed: Wednesday, January 17, 2018

Due to potentially hazardous road conditions, Conroe ISD will be closed on Wednesday, January 17, 2018. The Public Hearing and Board Meeting scheduled for Tuesday, January 16, 2018, have been rescheduled for Wednesday, January 17, 2018, at 6PM.

Eighty CISD Students Participate in Energy Symposium

A woman speaks to a group of students in a classroom.

Eighty young women, all juniors and seniors from Conroe ISD’s six high schools, participated in a day-long Energize STEM Symposium at Caney Creek High School on Friday, September 15.

The ExxonMobil Women’s Interest Network and Society of Women Engineers-Houston hosted the event for the students who were selected based on their interest in STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Math) and their participation in Engineering & Design, Architecture Design, AP Physics, and or AP Computer Science/Robotics activities.

a girl with a light bulb and wooden lamp base

During the day, the students listened to two dynamic speakers and participated in a variety of hands-on activities including using a 3-D printer, building lamp, and working with virtual reality goggles. The students also had the opportunity to meet in small groups with female engineers to learn more about their background and careers.

The ExxonMobil Women’s Interest Network and Society of Women Engineers-Houston are both dedicated to advancing women in STEM careers through mentoring, scholarships, and education outreach programs. For more information, please visit http://corporate.exxonmobil.com/ and http://swehouston.org.