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Attention Manor ISD families and staff. Manor ISD has cancelled school for Tuesday January 16 due to inclement weather. Please do not take your child to school.//Hola, Manor ISD ha cancelado la clases para el dia martes 16 de enero debido a las condiciones climáticas. Por favor, no lleve sus hijos/as a la escuela.

Breakthrough Central Texas, Applied Materials team up to teach MISD students interviewing skills

Manor ISD partners are always working with the district to help put students on a lifelong path to success, and during the summer is no exception.

On July 21, Applied Materials hosted Breakthrough Central Texas for their event to help MISD students practice interviewing skills. At the event. both Applied Materials employees and other volunteers gathered at the tech company to interview students as if at a job or college interview. Then, the employees would give feedback and notes about how the students can better enhance those skills as they prepare for the college experience.

Before the interviews, Manor ISD Trustee Johnny Velasco told the crowd about the importance of community involvement.

Michael Griffith, executive director at Breakthrough Central Texas, told volunteers about the organization, which works with students from the sixth grade through high school graduation to get students into college. Many of these students are first generation college students as well.

Thank you to all the volunteers who came out on Friday!

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