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Monarch Celebrates 4th Annual Founders'-- Alumni Day
Our 4th Annual Founders' -- Alumni Day was held on Saturday, April 11, 2015.
More than 85 guests were in attendance, including 20 alumni who came to honor Dr. Marty and Gene Webb.
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Monarch Community
Monarch Milestones
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The Monarch School Surpasses 100 Graduates with Class of 2014-2015

From its founding in 1997 to the Senior Class of 2014-2015 that includes Khalid, Declan, Alex, Andrew, Trey, Daniel, Evan, Jacob, Ian, Nicholas, Matthew and Kurt -- The Monarch School has graduated 108 students. Click here for more on this story.

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International Guests Plan to Replicate Monarch's Life Academy in India

Special guests from Solís Arc Parallel Schools and Therapy Center in India visited the students and faculty on the Monarch campus for a week-long visit to learn about The Life Academy and replicate it in their programs. Click here for more on this story.

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Researcher Shares Simple Steps to Save the Monarch Butterfly

To kickoff April's Earth Month Researcher Dara Satterfield was at The Monarch School to share her research with students, parents and members of our community about simple yet important steps we can take to save the endangered Monarch butterfly. Click here for more on this story.

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The Common Thread Circle of volunteers is a community partner of The Monarch School. For nearly five years, the sewing group has come to the Monarch campus to works with Transition Services Learners to make hearts that are given to cancer patients at area hospitals. Click here for more on this story.
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The newest members of the Monarch Institute Board of Trustees include Edward J. Behm, Jr., Treasurer, Mark Folkes and Kris Kindrick, Rice University Board Fellow. They join fellow Board of Trustees David Matthiesen, Glenda Dole, Vita Como, Elizabeth D. More, Kearney Morgan and Mark Wertheimer. Click here for more about our Board of Trustees.
Monarch Awards and Honors
Educator of the Year
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Patrick Waters

Patrick Waters a Professional Educator at The Monarch School in Houston, Texas has been named the National Association of Private Special Education Centers (NAPSEC) Educator of the Year.

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Walter Kase Teacher Excellence Award
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Stephanie Haechten

Outstanding educator Stephanie Haechten from The Monarch School as a recipient of the 2015 Walter Kase Teacher Excellence Award.

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Scholastic Art & Writing Awards
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Cyrus Pacht

Monarch alumni Cyrus Pacht has been awarded a Silver Medal from the 2015 Scholastic Art & Writing Awards.

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Best of Green Schools
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The Monarch School

The Center for Green Schools at the U.S. Green Building Council (USGBC) has named The Monarch School in Houston, Texas its “Best of Green Schools” recipient. The award recognizes the best environmental efforts in schools across the country and highlights the national leaders and innovators in school sustainability for the year. Click here for more on this story.

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