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2021-2022 Blue Devil News

August Artist of the Month

August Artist of the Month

Posted Date: 08/03/2022

The Celeste High School Artist of the Month for August is senior Hayleigh Thomas. "I hate using chalk, but chalk pastels are where some of my best artwork comes . . .

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2022-23 High School 1:1 Chromebook Program

2022-23 High School 1:1 Chromebook Program

Posted Date: 07/26/2022

Celeste ISD is proud to announce the second year for the 1:1 Chromebook initiative for Celeste High school students!  Chromebooks will be issued to high school students during orientation (Aug. 9 - . . .

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Celeste FFA Attends the 94th Texas FFA Convention

Celeste FFA Attends the 94th Texas FFA Convention

Posted Date: 07/19/2022

Celeste FFA Chapter Officers, Michael Connelly, Regan Adams, Ally D’Amico, Paris Walker, Koby Brown, Preslee Minter, Madisyn Douglas and Luke Beadles attended the 94th Texas FFA State Convention in . . .

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Dunn Places 5th in National Beta Club Drawing Contest

Dunn Places 5th in National Beta Club Drawing Contest

Posted Date: 07/05/2022

The National Beta Club Convention was held at the Gaylord Opryland Resort & Convention Center in Nashville, TN on July 1-4, 2022.  We are so excited to congratulate Kylie Dunn for placing 5th in the . . .

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July Artist of the Month

July Artist of the Month

Posted Date: 06/30/2022

The Celeste High School Artist of the Month for July is senior Ally D'Amico. "I think sunsets are pretty. Using watercolor allows me to create a more natural looking color fade because the paint . . .

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Douglas Crowned National Santa Gertrudis Queen

Douglas Crowned National Santa Gertrudis Queen

Posted Date: 06/27/2022

The National Santa Gertrudis Show was held in Texarkana, Arkansas on June 19-25, 2022.  Celeste FFA member, Madisyn Douglas, attended, and she was crowned the National Junior Santa Gertrudis Queen . . .

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Welcome, Mr. Taylor!

Welcome, Mr. Taylor!

Posted Date: 06/15/2022

Celeste ISD is pleased to announce that Mr. Chris Taylor has been appointed as the new Principal of Celeste High School. We are looking forward to seeing the positive impact of Mr. Taylor’s . . .

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Celeste FFA Officers Attend Leadership Camp

Celeste FFA Officers Attend Leadership Camp

Posted Date: 06/07/2022

The Celeste FFA 2022-2023 Chapter Officer team kicked off the summer with a leadership camp that was held at Texas A&M Commerce on June 4-5, 2022.  FFA members focused on working as a team, . . .

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Class of 2022 Graduation

Class of 2022 Graduation

Posted Date: 06/07/2022

Celeste High School held a commencement ceremony on Friday, May 27, 2022, in the high school gymnasium.  Samara Buckley gave the invocation.  Celeste High School Principal, James Branam, introduced . . .

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2022 Eighth Grade Graduation

2022 Eighth Grade Graduation

Posted Date: 06/01/2022

Celeste Junior High School held an eighth-grade graduation ceremony on Thursday, May 26, 2022.  The students were recognized for their achievements in completing coursework to move onto high . . .

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2022 Kindergarten Graduation & Senior Walk

2022 Kindergarten Graduation & Senior Walk

Posted Date: 05/26/2022

Celeste High School graduates escorted the kindergarten graduates down the halls of the elementary into the gym for kindergarten graduation on Thursday, May 26, 2022.  This is a special event for . . .

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CES 2021-2022 Accelerated Reader Trophy Winners

CES 2021-2022 Accelerated Reader Trophy Winners

Posted Date: 06/06/2022

Celeste Elementary students take reading to a new level with the Accelerated Reader (AR) Program.  Students worked very hard throughout the school year to improve their reading skills, and the AR . . .

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CES 2021-2022 Academic Awards Assembly

CES 2021-2022 Academic Awards Assembly

Posted Date: 05/26/2022

Celeste Elementary School held an academic awards assembly on May 25, 2022 to recognize students for outstanding academic performance, A and AB honor roll, citizenship, Accelerated Reading goals, . . .

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CJHS 2021-2022 Academic Awards Assembly

CJHS 2021-2022 Academic Awards Assembly

Posted Date: 06/20/2022

Celeste Junior High School held an academic awards assembly on May 25, 2022.  Students were awarded for outstanding academic performance in all subjects, A and AB honor roll, citizenship, and . . .

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2021-2022 FFA Chapter Banquet

2021-2022 FFA Chapter Banquet

Posted Date: 05/23/2022

Celeste FFA held a Chapter Banquet on Thursday, May 19, 2022, to honor FFA members that excelled in leadership, speaking and career development events.  Junior FFA members, Greenhand and Chapter . . .

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2022 Valedictorian & Salutatorian

2022 Valedictorian & Salutatorian

Posted Date: 05/19/2022

Celeste High School is proud to announce the Class of 2022 Valedictorian Jerret Stone and Salutatorian Dylan Tenney:  Jerret Stone is the son of Dewayne and Shannon Smith and JW and Stacie . . .

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Senior Scholarship Ceremony

Senior Scholarship Ceremony

Posted Date: 05/20/2022

Celeste High School hosted the annual scholarship ceremony presentation for graduating seniors on May 17, 2022.  Celeste High School counselor, Alice Dills and Principal James Branam, presented . . .

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CHS 2021-2022 Academic Awards Assembly

CHS 2021-2022 Academic Awards Assembly

Posted Date: 05/19/2022

Celeste High School held an academic awards assembly on May 18, 2022 to recognize students in grades 9th-12th for outstanding academic performance throughout the 2021-2022 school year.  During the . . .

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Luke Beadles Advances to State Speaking Contest

Luke Beadles Advances to State Speaking Contest

Posted Date: 05/18/2022

Celeste FFA member, Luke Beadles, competed in the Area 5 FFA public speaking contest at Farmersville High School on May 7, 2022.  Luke placed 1st in the Senior Prepared Public Speaking in the Plant . . .

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2021-2022 All Sports Athletic Banquet

2021-2022 All Sports Athletic Banquet

Posted Date: 05/18/2022

The Celeste High School All Sports Athletic Banquet was held on May 9, 2022.  Athletes were recognized in each sport for their sportsmanship, dedication and athletic achievement.  Top honors were . . .

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Recipient of Blue Devil Appreciation Award

Recipient of Blue Devil Appreciation Award

Posted Date: 05/12/2022

1961 Celeste High School graduate, Sarah Roach Swindell, received the Blue Devil Appreciation Award at the All Sports Awards Ceremony on May 9, 2022.  Many of us know Sarah as being one of the most . . .

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Hunt County Fair 2022 Results & Photos

Hunt County Fair 2022 Results & Photos

Posted Date: 05/06/2022

Celeste FFA had a very successful run at the 2022 Hunt County Fair.  FFA members exhibited animals in all livestock categories.  Ag Mech students participated in the build off contest and exhibited . . .

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Teachers and Staff Enjoy Teacher Appreciation Treats

Teachers and Staff Enjoy Teacher Appreciation Treats

Posted Date: 05/06/2022

Teacher Appreciation Week has been such a wonderful show of support and appreciation for the teachers and staff at Celeste ISD.  Thank you to all the families, students, community members and CISD . . .

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Beta Club Induction Ceremony

Beta Club Induction Ceremony

Posted Date: 05/06/2022

Beta Club Sponsor, Mrs. Lisa York, and the Celeste High School Beta Club hosted its Spring Induction Ceremony on May 5, 2022. New members Sarah Hawkins, Caelin Henderson, Linda Beth Norwood, Laruen . . .

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District 2 FFA Spring Meeting

District 2 FFA Spring Meeting

Posted Date: 05/06/2022

District 2 FFA held a spring meeting at Celeste High School on Monday, May 2, 2022.  Pairs Walker, 2021-2022 District 2 President, conducted the meeting and gave her retiring address.  The top . . .

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