Chris Shelton serves as regional editor for the Houston Chronicle's suburban papers that cover northeast Houston - including Humble, Kingwood, Atascocita, Cleveland, Dayton and Crosby. There will be no track around the field, giving attendees a closer look at the action at the $29 million venue. All rights reserved. 29, “Whole sections of the building are being dedicated to an area of study,” Grom said. Also, we were experiencing a great deal of growth at our elementary campuses.”. The district held ribbon cuttings for the football stadium and elementary school last month, but the new CE King High School will open early next year. Contribute Roster Schedule Articles Photos Videos. “The primary goals were — first of all we’re considered a fast-growth school district — and that’s a response to it,” said Superintendent King Davis. 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Lan, Inc. serves as project manager of the bond. “They took the outer sections of seating and turned them to wrap around the end zone.”. The campus features a black box theater, dedicated choir room and dedicated percussion room. Your support is vital to the continued strength of Highclimbers football, and to the quality of the playing experience for all athletes. Box Score Watch Game Recap, The Shelton varsity football team lost Friday's away conference game against Covenant (Dallas, TX) by a score of 41-21. The Shelton varsity football team lost Friday's home playoff game against Trinity Christian (Willow Park, TX) by a score of 16-12. It can really create an impression of where Sheldon is in the city of Houston, and I don’t mean that just geographically. © 2005-2020 CBS Interactive. The $20 million Sheldon Lake Elementary School will have a heavy focus on performing and visual arts, Davis said. Shelton's state rank has moved +10. It will also feature an indoor practice facility that can be used by all sports during inclement weather. Sheldon… The performing arts hall was inundated, forcing the removal of roughly three-quarters of the seats. “We were just out growing our capacity at our high school. On Humble ISD breaks ground on Elementary No. In addition to the Chronicle, his work has appeared in the Houston Business Journal, South Florida Sun Sentinel, Orlando Sentinel, Texas Monthly Custom Publishing, the Columbia Missourian and Community Impact Newspapers. The 20-foot-by-60-foot scoreboard was the largest at a high school in the state when it was conceived, however, it was surpassed before the first game at the stadium, which is scheduled for Sept. 20. However, the growth is expected to continue for Sheldon ISD as it has for the Lake Houston area. Mold climbed up the walls of first-floor classrooms and offices, rendering desks and materials unusable. It is now the third largest video board in the state, Davis said. Sheldon ISD held a groundbreaking for its new stadium in August. The district will sell advertising to local businesses and brand the district to travelers along Beltway 8, he said. Sheldon, like its northeast Houston neighbors Humble ISD and Crosby ISD, is experiencing rapid student population growth. This diss track says Megan Thee Stallion isn't from Houston, This Monopoly board shows how gentrified Third Ward is, Texas is booming with 'Best Places to Retire,' according to U.S. News. Sheldon Lake Elementary, which opened this fall, is a performing and visual arts school. We opened Sheldon Lake Elementary and the stadium, but the high school won’t quite be ready. “The vision was to create a place of destination — this is where you go for playoffs, this is where you go for special events,” Fitzhenry said. Sheldon ISD Athletics, C E King Athletics, King High School Athletics, C E King High School Athletics “And I think we have a place now where we will host those events, major playoff games and band contests. Located in Mason County Washington, the Shelton High School Highclimbers Football Booster Club benefits players in the Shelton High School football program by raising funds, organizing volunteers, and building community support. King middle and high schools, as well as several densely populated neighborhoods. They’re designed with those programs in mind.”. However, arguably the biggest feature at the stadium is the massive video board, which will serve as a billboard for Sheldon ISD, Davis said.