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Last updated 2/11/2020 at Noon

The Bridge City Chamber of Commerce is delighted to announce that the February Student of the Month for Bridge City High School is Carly Garrett. Carly was presented her certificate and gift bag by Lifetime Ambassador, Dave Derosier, Owner of, at the February Networking Coffee hosted by RE/MAX One. She received gift certificates and gifts from: COS Printing, Wellspring Credit Union, Tiger Rock Martial Arts of Bridge City, Sabine Federal Credit Union, Neches Federal Credit Union, Bridge City Walmart, Bridge City Bank, 5Point Credit Union and Delta Life Fitness Orange County.

Carly is the daughter of Amy Britnell and Bryan and Lindsey Garrett. She is ranked #26 of 165 with a GPA of 4.30. Carly’s Awards and Honors include:

  • Houston Livestock School Artwork – Best of Show 2020
  • Museum of Southeast Texas Protégé Exhibitor 2020
  • Stark Museum of Art Exhibitor – 2018-2020
  • BCHS Art Competition – Special Merit
  • Regional Qualifier Tennis – 2018-2019
  • Mixed Doubles Team of the Year – 2019
  • 1st Place District Tennis – 2019
  • 2nd Place District Tennis – 2018
  • Tennis Rookie of the Year - 2017
  • Tennis Academic All District – 2016-2018

Carly’s Clubs and Organizations include:

  • National Honor Society – Secretary
  • Ready Set Teach
  • Floral Design 3
  • Tennis Team
  • Art Club
  • Cosmetology
  • Softball

Carly has served her community in canned food drives, painting of the United Way’s orange, Relay for life-Walk for Cancer, and tutoring.

Debbie Gregg, Art Teacher & Floral Design, said, “It is my pleasure to announce Carly Garrett as the Student of the Month for Fine Arts.

Carly is a very motivated student.

I have known Carly since she was a little girl and have watched her create some beautiful artwork.

She is always positive and creating beautiful pieces of artwork.

Carly is extremely talented as an artist and a student.

During her senior year she has been selected to exhibit her artwork at the Museum of Southeast Texas in the Senior Protégé Art Show and she was awarded Best of Show at the Houston Livestock School Art Show.

Her artwork will be on display in the Hayloft Gallery during the rodeo in NRG Arena.

She is also a candidate for auction which will be announced in February.”

Laurie Kosh, Theatre Teacher, said, “Carly is an outstanding student and a joy to have in class. She has such a positive attitude and always has a smile on her face. Carly is a very talented young lady that has a bright future ahead of her.”

Hannah Landry, Math Teacher, said, “Carly is a joy to have in class. She is a hard worker, determined, and motivated to be successful. Well-liked by her peers and teachers, Carly can be found with a positive attitude and a smile on her face! She will go on to do great things because of her wonderful qualities and abilities!”

Michelle Prouse, Family and Consumer Science, TAFE Co-Sponsor, Varsity Cheer Coach, said, “Carly is awesome! I have taught Carly for two years. Carly has an excellent work ethic and is very responsible. I have truly enjoyed having Carly in class and in Ready Set Teach. Carly is an extraordinary artist and I enjoy seeing her work.”

After graduation, Carly plans to attend Lamar Institute of Technology for Radiologic Technology and pursue becoming certified in floral design.

Pictured Left to right: Principal Tim Wooley, Ambassador Dave Derosier, Carly Garrett, Lindsey Garrett, Bryan Garrett, Counselor Allisha Bonneaux


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