2014-15 News

Posted on 07/21/2015
Katina Bryant talks about the importance of the Summer Leadership Camp  more
Posted on 07/21/2015
A community organization called VOICE is providing fun learning opportunities for students this summer.  more
Posted on 07/17/2015
GWAMA students put their newly acquired welding skills to work.  more
Posted on 07/08/2015
Waco High 11th-graders Sara White and Tyrese Beasley enjoyed this year's camp during the week of June 28-July 3 at McKinney Roughs Nature Park near Bastrop.  more
Posted on 07/07/2015
Waco ISD held a "Blue Jeans for Babies" day to raise money for March of Dimes.   more
Posted on 06/18/2015
Waco ISD is proud to announce that two of the four National History Day entries from the ATLAS Academy finished in the top three of their respective categories.  more
Posted on 06/05/2015
Fernandez and Martinez finish at the top of the Trojans Class of 2015  more
Posted on 06/02/2015
Najera and Garner finish at the top of the Lions Class of 2015  more
Posted on 05/26/2015
Waco I.S.D. will once again be sponsoring the Summer Food Service Program (SFSP).  more
Posted on 05/25/2015
Scientific study by GoodCall rates Waco tops in Texas, 23rd in the United States.  more
Posted on 05/18/2015
The Big Picture: Rethinking Dyslexia  more
Posted on 05/14/2015
Recently, dozens of teacher interns from the Baylor University School of Education displayed the experimentation and research they have been conducting in classrooms throughout Waco ISD.   more
Posted on 05/06/2015
For the first time in decades, each of the participating Waco ISD choirs from University High and Waco High schools returned with Superior (1st Division) ratings in the Concert portion of the contest.  more
Posted on 05/04/2015
The cast and crew of Waco High School's production of Disney's "Tarzan the Musical" recently brought home two prestigious trophies from the Dallas Summer Musicals annual awards gala for high schools.  more
Posted on 04/27/2015
When he first took the Waco High soccer job in 2008, Kris Kahler had to be part coach, part recruiter.  more
Posted on 04/24/2015
Brigitte Eichenberg, a seventh-grader at the ATLAS Academy, has been recognized by Duke University for her academic achievement.  more
Posted on 04/13/2015
The event has become known as "The Science of Wondering."  more
Posted on 04/13/2015
Twenty-four high school seniors in McLennan County are being recognized for their volunteerism and service  more
Posted on 04/09/2015
Cesar Chavez MS outpaces the competition for overall scores.  more
Posted on 04/07/2015
A close race has resulted in four finalists in the elementary division and three in the secondary division.  more
Posted on 04/06/2015
Waco High counselor, Shawntee Reed, talks about College Prep Day, Financial Aid and filling out the FAFSA form.  more
Posted on 04/06/2015
What could be more enjoyable than a round of golf at Cottonwood Golf Course that will help fund scholarships for deserving college-bound students at University High School.   more
Posted on 04/01/2015
A community outreach project by Baylor University biology students has become an outstanding learning opportunity for students at G.W. Carver Middle School.  more
Posted on 03/24/2015
Waco ISD hosts 7th annual Young Chefs Competition sponsored by Sodexo Child Nutrition Services  more
Posted on 03/23/2015
Students make the most of their first year to compete in Destination Imagination  more
Posted on 03/19/2015
The funding will be used to further enhance a growing rocketry program in the A.J. Moore Academy of Engineering.  more
Posted on 03/19/2015
For the second consecutive year, the Tennyson Middle School Varsity Orchestra brought home a Sweepstakes Trophy from the UIL Region 8 Concert & Sight Reading Contest.  more
Posted on 03/03/2015
New 12,000 square foot facility houses state-of-the-art equipment.  more
Posted on 02/27/2015
Impressive award shows that the future is bright for the WHS Mock Trial Team.  more
Posted on 02/27/2015
Seven WHS singers have qualified for the 2015 UIL State Solo and Ensemble Contest beginning May 29 in Austin.  more
Posted on 02/27/2015
Elsa Luciano's scratch art piece entitled "Sally" will advance to the VASE State Competition in Dallas.  more
Posted on 02/27/2015
Four UHS singers have qualified for the 2015 UIL State Solo and Ensemble Contest beginning May 29 in Austin.  more
Posted on 02/21/2015
Forty-five Waco ISD middle and high school students will be advancing to Texas History Day.  more
Posted on 02/20/2015
Waco ISD participates in Prosper Waco with hope of achieving measurable goals.  more
Posted on 02/17/2015
The Lions' pair of top four finishes outweighed their rivals in total points resulting in Waco High's first overall CX Debate District Championship  more
Posted on 02/06/2015
National Signing Day is the first day that a high school senior can sign a binding National Letter of Intent for college football with a school that is a member of the United States National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA).  more
Posted on 02/06/2015
National Signing Day is the first day that a high school senior can sign a binding National Letter of Intent for college football with a school that is a member of the United States National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA).  more
Posted on 02/04/2015
Waco ISD has been named a Mission Waco "Business Partner of the Year" for 2014. The award was presented at Mission Waco's annual banquet.  more
Posted on 02/03/2015
More than 130 students enrolled in the A.J. Moore Academies at University High School got a preview of the world of work this week.   more
Posted on 02/02/2015
Carolina Ugarte, 8th grader from Tennyson MS, made 4th chair trumpet and Yasherra Jackson, 8th grader from Indian Spring made 1st chair trombone!   more
Posted on 01/30/2015
Waco ISD Fine Arts and Musical Theatre teachers would love to hear from you  more
Posted on 01/27/2015
A documentary about public school funding in Texas produced by Academy Award winner Vanessa Roth.  more
Posted on 01/26/2015
Trailer for The Texas Promise  more
Posted on 01/13/2015
Pastors for Texas Children advocates for adequate and equitable public school funding.  more
Posted on 01/12/2015
Wick and Markham Dossett, sons of the late Walter Dossett, Jr., presented the donation to Academy Director Brandon Cope during a recent tour of GWAMA.  more
Posted on 01/12/2015
Brazos students earned an incredible 410 course credits during the Fall semester.  more
Posted on 01/07/2015
It is time for 8th-graders to start planning for high school!  more
Posted on 12/15/2014
Dozens of students are involved in the production of Tarzan the Musical at Waco High School.  more
Posted on 12/03/2014
"My mom and dad told me if you find something that doesn't belong to you, you should return it to its rightful owner,"  more
Posted on 12/01/2014
The Texas Association of Soccer Coaches helps its members excel in their coaching careers and improve the coaching of soccer  more
Posted on 12/01/2014
It takes a special person to capture and hold the attention of more than 500 high school students in an afternoon assembly near the end of the day.  more
Posted on 11/22/2014
Hundreds of middle school and high school students helped unload thousands of pounds of food  more
Posted on 11/14/2014
Go Baby Go project enables special needs children to become mobile.  more
Posted on 11/11/2014
Baylor star finds time to be a Big Brother.  more
Posted on 11/01/2014
Joseph Alexander is recognized by Raise Your Hand Texas.  more
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Posted on 10/31/2014
Lions and Trojans ready for cross-town rivalry  more
Posted on 10/27/2014
Hundreds of iPads are awarded to four elementary campuses.  more
Posted on 10/17/2014
Dr. Cain talks about Waco ISD's action plan for preventing infectious diseases.  more
Posted on 10/01/2014
Waco ISD is conductings its annual search to identify Gifted and Talented students.  more
Posted on 09/22/2014
Students to participate in the Global Citizens Action Project in New York City.  more
Posted on 09/22/2014
As you walk into James Villa's science class at ATLAS Academy, you might get the impression that things are about to get a little dicey  more
Posted on 09/22/2014
Through a grant from the Education Foundation, young readers at Provident Heights have carts of books delivered to their classrooms.  more
Posted on 09/22/2014
Waco ISD employee Raymond Cyr has a goal of becoming a science teacher.  more
Posted on 09/22/2014
This designation allows AJM instructors to participate in a network of T-STEM Academies.  more
Posted on 09/22/2014
"It's great to be principal of a school where parents value their child's education."  more
Posted on 09/12/2014
Teepee and artifacts enhances Texas History lesson at Tennyson Middle School.  more
Posted on 09/10/2014
The Waco ISD athletic department is excited to announce the HOF class of 2014.  more
Posted on 09/04/2014
Educators from Australia visit Waco ISD campuses to learn about the PDS program.  more
Posted on 08/29/2014
A comparison between last year's budget and this year's budget.  more
Posted on 07/24/2014
On Tuesday, July 22, the Waco Foundation awarded 26 Waco ISD alumni with MAC Scholarships. This number is significantly higher than in the recent past. In fact, last year Waco ISD had only 9 recipients.  more
Posted on 07/17/2014
Nominations are now being accepted for the 2014 Hall of Fame. Submit your nominations now.  more
Posted on 07/10/2014
This camp is designed for newcomers to the ATLAS program.  more
Posted on 07/07/2014
Students returning to Waco ISD in August can enroll from any computer that has internet access.  more
Posted on 06/13/2014
Waco High's own Head Soccer Coach to take Head Coach spot for the annual State All-Star game in Temple.  more