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August 2014

First Day of School this Monday for Dr. Red Duke Elementary School Students

Monday, August 25th is the first day of school for Southern Trails elementary school children, who will be attending the brand new Dr. Red Duke Elementary School, located at 2900 County Rd. 59.  The new campus website is now up at http://www.alvinisd.net/redduke.

The site has the academic calendar, school supply list, dress code, eNews registration, and much more. Phone number for the new school is 281-245-3400.

Ashton Woods Wins Grand Award in Texas Association of Builders Contest

Ashton Woods received the Grand Award for Volume Builder of the Year/High Volume in the prestigious Star Awards presented recently by the Texas Association of Builders.

Ashton Woods’ Shawnda Lancaster was named Sales Manager of the Year in the competition that invites entries from Texas and the Southwest. Vince Bryant with Wells Fargo won Mortgage Industry Professional of the Year. Bryant works exclusively with Ashton Woods buyers. In all, the builder was a finalist in 11 categories in the best-of-the-best competition.