TMI Swim Wins Regional Swim Meet

TMI Swimming made a huge statement this week in the TAPPS regional meet. Both the girls and boys teams finished 1st place and earned top honors as they took one more step towards their goal of a dual State Championship. Congratulations to Coach Barnes, Coach Smetana, Coach Moran, and all the Panther swimmers! Outstanding performance and good luck at STATE!! Continue reading TMI Swim Wins Regional Swim Meet

TMI Students’ Succeed in Austin Debate Tournaments

Two TMI debaters traveled to Austin to compete in two tournaments on January 20 and January 21st, where they debated with students from across Texas on topics ranging from funding for hypersonic missiles to whether the United States should support the independence movement of West Papua in Indonesia. Anish Beeram ’23 placed first in all of his rounds and first overall in Congressional Debate in both the Westlake High School tournament and the Austin Liberal Arts and Sciences Academy tournament. Grayson Weekley ’25 also made speeches at both tournaments, earning points for TMI and positive feedback from the judges. Continue reading TMI Students’ Succeed in Austin Debate Tournaments

41 Students Inducted Into TMI National Honor Society

On Thursday, January 12th, 41 new students were inducted into the TMI chapter of the National Honor Society. It was a successful and moving ceremony, and we are proud to acknowledge their academic and leadership accomplishments. Furthermore, 6 new officers were installed, including Caitie Miles ’24, Bernice Gitiche ’24, Alexandre Steunou ’24, Joaquin Espinoza ’24, Aidan Notzon ’24, and Cecile Tchandja ’24 (not pictured). We look forward to seeing these officers step into their role of leadership! Continue reading 41 Students Inducted Into TMI National Honor Society

John Liu Awarded “Best In Show” at TAPPS Photography Competition

John Liu ’24 independently entered a TAPPs photography competition last semester. The competition consisted of a total of 1,284 students participating from 56 schools throughout Texas. John Liu submitted 18 photos in total and received recognition for nine of them. Four of his photos won first place, one photo earned second place, one photo earned third place and three photos earned honorable mentions, which resulted in ultimately taking first place in the entire competition and being named “Best in Show”! Best in Show was a new award added by TAPPS this year and he is the first recipient. Continue reading John Liu Awarded “Best In Show” at TAPPS Photography Competition