At the September 18, 2017 BISD School Board meeting they recognized the BISD Teacher and Student of the Month for September.

BHS Principal Michael Moffitt introduced Jeanne Brown as Teacher of the Month.

Moffitt said he recognized when he met her that she has a passion for the students. He said, “she is here exclusively for them and takes care of our students and goes the extra mile. When it boils right down to it she’s got a heart for our kids.”

Moffitt brought Brown up to introduce the BHS Student of the Month.

The September Student of the Month is Tommie Jae Garcia.

Tommie Jae is a Senior. Brown said she has watched Tommie Jae grow since middle school. Brown said, “She’s always been respectful. She is very diligent in her studies.”

Tommie Jae wants to go to college to become a Speech Pathologist. She is involved as an Area Officer in FBLA and an officer in FFA. She is a member of NHS and National Spanish Honor Society. Tommie Jae takes honors classes and AP classes. Brown said, “she is a gem in our district and I am just very blessed to have had her in class.”

Brown and Tommie Jae were each presented with a framed certificate from the board and will have their name added to the plaque that hangs in the board room.

Congratulations Tommie Jae Garcia and Jeanne Brown.