Welcome our Engineering Teacher Mr. Philip Timmons

Philip Timmons

Dear SEM Family,

It is with great pleasure that I announce the hiring of Mr. Philip Timmons who will join our SEM family this Monday, Nov. 18th.

Mr. Philip Timmons, MSEE 1995, BSEE 1990, University of Texas at Arlington. ROTC, US Army Corps of Engineers. Texas Electrical Master. Instructor: US Army, University of Texas, Arlington, Lincoln Technical, Lockheed-Martin, others. Engineering: Eastman Chemical, University of Texas Southwest Medical, Texas Utilities, others. Areas of specialization: Electrical Power, Renewable Energy, Instrumentation and Controls, Programmable Logic and Robotics, Bio-Medical. Community: Boy Scouts, Church/Community Construction, Sponsor for teens from distressed families.

We are delighted to welcome Mr. Timmons to SEM. Please feel free to contact me with any questions.


Mr. Palacios

SBM SkillsUSA and Microsoft

SBM SkillsUSA and Microsoft are hosting Family and Friends Game Night Tournament on December 4, 2019, 4:30pm to 7:00pm in the gym. All Townview Gamers Unite! Special Guests from esports will be there! Tickets will be sold for S3 presale in room 293 during all lunches up to November 29th and $5 at the door. Registration for the tournament is at 4:30 Dec. 4th in the gym. Games: Tekken 7, Fortnite, Fifa, Madden, Super Smash, and more…

State Finalist – Samsung Solve for Tomorrow

The SEM Engineering club known as TAME/SHPE/NSBE (Texas Alliance for Minorities in Engineering, Society of Hispanic Professional Engineers, National Society of Black Engineers) is participating in the Samsung Solve for Tomorrow competition.

Laura Thompson, TAME/SHPE/NSBE President says, “I’m excited to do this again! It’s going to be a lot of work but our project will help our community and that makes everything worth it.”

SEM is currently a State Finalist competing to be the State Winner.

The competition focuses on how STEM can be applied to impact a problem within the community. Learn more about the competition at: https://www.samsung.com/us/solvefortomorrow/

Follow the TAME/SHPE/NSBE chapter on Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/sem.engineering/

Young Leaders, Strong City Racial Justice and Equity Summit

Young Leaders Strong City Logo

REGISTER NOW for the 2019 Annual YLSC student summit.

All Dallas area high school students are invited to the annual Young Leaders, Strong City racial justice and equity summit. There will be food, music, and is free for all and an opportunity to gain volunteer hours.

YLSC intentionally recruits a diverse group of students from various backgrounds, levels of academic achievement, and existing leadership skills or experience. Our goal is to invest in students where they are right now by creating a day that exposes them to conversations covering topics such as environmental justice, sports and activism, identity, and organizing for change.

YLSC Sixth Annual Summit

Saturday, November 16th
10:00 AM – 04:00 PM
TWU Dallas 5500 Southwestern Medical Ave. Dallas, TX 75235

Hope to see you there,


Young Leaders Strong City Flyer

Free Program about Health Professions

The Health Professions Recruitment and Exposure Program (HPREP) is now taking applications for its free program that includes interactive workshops, exposure to science and health careers, and a career fair.


Morning Mixer – PTSA General Meeting this Tuesday! Don’t forget to bring your candy donations!

The Morning Mixer

Time: 8a-9:30a
Location: Townview Library

Please come to the meeting to socialize and find out what is going on at SEM. Don’t forget to pre-order your hoodies, we will be taking orders at the meeting! Mr. Palacios will speak and be available for questions. 

Sign up to bring a continental breakfast item, sweet or savory!!

We hope to see you there on Tuesday, October 22nd.

Thank you so much for your support!

Cafe Con el Director

Cafe Con El Director

Y junta general de PTSA

Martes, 29 de Octubre a las 8:15 am en la habitacion 211, completamente en Espanol.

Temas que seran discutidos:

  • Reporte del director
  • Como ayudar a su hijo/a crear su curriculum
  • Informese sobre oportunidades do como su higo/a puede voluntariar
  • y tendremos un resumen sobre todas las juntas pasadas
  • y mucho mas!!!