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As a child, Frank Zastoupil loved going to airshows with his father. He looked up to the U.S. Navy Sailors and Marines flying the F/A-18 Hornet aircrafts as heroes.
Now, as a F-35 Lightning II pilot in the Marines, it’s his turn to fly the blue and yellow aircraft as part of the Blue Angels flight demonstration team for the 2020 air show season. Major Zastoupil, a Fort Worth native and 2005 Kingwood High School graduate, joined the Marines after he graduated from Texas A&M University with a bachelor’s degree in psychology in 2009. (Read entire article here)
KHS Band alumni, have you ever wanted to march on the field just one more time? Here's your chance to make music with KM4B Alumni and band students! Come and join other former band members to celebrate the 40th Anniversary of Kingwood High School and KM4B. All former band members are welcome to join in the stands and on the field for halftime. We will meet before the game to learn drill and have lunch together. Shortly after we will move into Turner Stadium for the football game and halftime show. Find more info and register online at www.thedriven.net/KM4BAlumni. Please help spread the word!
The Kingwood High School Navy JROTC Booster Club Board aims to highlight all KHS graduates that went on to serve in the U.S. military. If you are currently or were formerly in the military, the board would like to have a single page profile containing: a picture, year graduated from KHS, how/where served and what you are doing now. These will be displayed at KHS or assembled into a book to inspire Kingwood High School cadets to achieve and serve. Please help spread the word! Submit profile information by August 1, 2019 to: '87 Kathleen Jordan: Kathleen.email@example.com
October 11-12, 2019. Click here for the latest details on Facebook
Thursday July 16 – Sunday July 19, 2020 in the Bahamas at the all-inclusive Melia 4-star resort
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HOUSTON - On Monday [May 6, 2019], the superintendent of Humble Independent School District said that damage from a fierce but short-lived storm [the previous] Friday was relatively minimal but will prompt a review of what the district can do to keep the school from flooding. The school was devastated by Hurricane Harvey in 2017 after suffering from flood damage. A recently completed $63 million renovation at Kingwood High School did not include the elevation of any school buildings. Due to Friday's storm, a few inches of water seeped into the school's weight room, a hallway, and a classroom. Read entire article
After the early June 2018 announcement that KHS Principal Dr. Ted Landry accepted a position as Principal of The Woodlands High School in Conroe ISD, Humble ISD shared this news:
From Trey Kraemer, Assistant Superintendent for High Schools (June 19, 2018)
Dear Kingwood High School Families,
Dr. Michael Nasra, a former Associate Principal of Kingwood High, has been named Principal of Kingwood High School. Dr. Nasra returns to Humble ISD after serving the past four years as Principal of Keller High School in Keller ISD. Dr. Nasra’s 16 years of experience also includes serving as Associate Principal for Atascocita High School, Assistant Principal at Ross Sterling Middle School and at Humble High School, and Math Teacher and Coach at Humble Middle School. Dr. Nasra earned his bachelor’s degree at Southwestern University and his master’s and doctoral degrees at the University of Houston. He also was chosen for Rice University’s Rice Education Entrepreneurship Program (REEP) Business Fellowship for School Leaders. We look forward to seeing students back in August for an exciting new school year! Thank you for your continuing support of students.
Read a Houston Chronicle article about the KHS community returning home.
Humble ISD Superintendent Elizabeth Fagen presented four options to the school board at its regular meeting on November 14, 2017. Read a Kingwood Observer article about these options and the administration's recommendation here.
Related: read about a November 15 visit by U.S. Secretary of Education Betsy DeVos here.
Over a few days in late August 2017, Hurricane Harvey dropped an unprecedented 40-50 inches of rain over the Houston area. The San Jacinto River rose to record-breaking levels, exceeding even the 1994 floods. The entire KHS campus sustained extensive damage. Visit our Hurricane Harvey page for up-to-date information and ways to help.
KHS '86 graduate Lisa Huddleston McSwain realized her long-time dream when on April 12, 2017 she opened Sanké Hairdressers in Kingwood's Town Center. The salon, with its sleek, modern feel, is located between Kingwood Bagel and Fedex Office. Lisa isn't the only one celebrating; her many dedicated clients are excited to visit Lisa and her fellow stylists at Sanké! Read an article and see more pictures as published by the Humble Kingwood Atascocita Texas News site here.
"KINGWOOD ALUMNI" t-shirts are available for purchase online! Pictured here sporting his alumni tee (and Mustang spirit!) is '84 grad and KHS staff member Mark Krimm, speaking to a crowd on campus after the Oct. 2010 Mustang Pride parade. Photo courtesy Mindy Gardner McQueen ('87).
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It's not the stadium you remember. It's better!
See pictures of Turner Stadium's recent renovations, or visit the Humble ISD Athletic Dept page for season ticket information, directions and more! (Psst---you can rent an indoor, air-conditioned press box suite for six people during football games. Dinner included!)