To wrap up their study of Texas History and make history come alive, members of the 7th grade class visited Austin and San Antonio the week after school ended. In Austin, students & parent chaperones visited the House of Representatives and got to pound the gavel of Tom Craddick, former Speaker of the House. In San Antonio, they visited the Alamo, the San Jose Mission, El Mercado, Fiesta Texas and the famous Mi Tierra Cafe’. Zoe and Malia Gattis shared their thoughts on the trip below…

Texas Trip

By Zoe and Malia Gattis

We really enjoyed this Texas trip. We loved getting to travel to Austin, tour the capitol, visit the Alamo and San Antonio. It was interesting to see everything we had learned about in Texas history in real life. Walking around the Riverwalk, visiting El Mercado and having dinner at Mi Tiera was cool. But the best part was getting to go on an amazing trip with our classmates and getting to really bond and make lasting memories. I would recommend every 7th grader to go on this trip! It’s a great opportunity to get to know your classmates better and to reinforce what you learned in Texas history.

More News

Recent Posts

Gracie Sammons Signs with Friends University

DCA would like to congratulate Gracie Sammons, who signed to play basketball for the Friends University Falcons this fall! Gracie earned both an athletic and academic scholarship from the NAIA, Division II University in Wichita Kansas. It was a pleasure to watch you...

DCA’s Spring Drama Production

This week! Our Drama Club students have been working hard all semester...Come experience their latest production...The Little Mermaid, Jr.The sets! The costumes! The singing! You won't want to miss it!3 Performances, all at 7:00 pm  >  Thursday, 5/2   >  Friday, 5/3 ...

Denton Calvary Academy