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Posted on 05/22/2015
The best and brightest from each campus display their GT product Fair projects.  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 04/30/2015
Waco ISD held its annual Job Fair on the University High School campus.  more
Posted on 03/25/2015
Waco ISD hosts 7th annual Young Chefs Competition sponsored by Sodexo Child Nutrition Services  more
Posted on 03/23/2015
Waco ISD is sending 45 students to compete at Texas History Day  more
Posted on 03/19/2015
Photos by Mary Senter  more
Posted on 03/04/2015
Photos by K'Lynn Childress  more
Posted on 03/03/2015
A group of talented Tennyson Middle School students performed the Broadway musical “Seussical,” which is based on several of the books of Dr. Seuss.   more
Posted on 01/26/2015
Dozens of students are involved in the production of Tarzan the Musical at Waco High School.  more

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Study shows Waco is a great place to teach

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Good news for teachers, good news for Waco, and great news for Waco ISD!

Based on results from a recent national study, the city of Waco, Texas is one of the “Best places to be a teacher in the U.S.”, scientifically speaking.

According to GoodCall, a national clearinghouse for free educational data, research and scholarship information, the city of Waco ranked No. 23 in the United States and first in the state of Texas, among the best places in the nation for educators to live!"

Some of the metrics that earned Waco its top spot on the list include high teacher salaries, low cost of living, high job availability and strong educational values in the community.

The following criteria to evaluate each city:
Average annual teacher salary
Available teaching jobs (as of 5/6/2015)
Teaching jobs per capita
High school graduation rates
Cost of living
Amenities

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School transfer window opens April 1

Each year, Waco ISD allows parents to request a transfer to any school within the district. A space must available at the requested campus before the transfer is approved. The transfer window this year is from April 1 to May 29. A downloadable application is available on the district website. A printed form is also available at any school.

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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 05/19/2015
The first-year principal at Waco High School has made noticeable differences.  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 05/14/2015
It began last December when an Outstanding Teacher from each campus was honored at a special ceremony. This week, two of them were named Teacher of the Year.  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
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
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Posted on 05/22/2015
UHS Choir performs its top rated UIL concert  more
Posted on 05/22/2015
On the campus of University High School, the Shattered Dreams program vividly illustrates the dangers of drinking and driving.  more
Posted on 05/22/2015
University High School shows its appreciation for its academic achievers.  more
Posted on 05/22/2015
Waco High School shows its appreciation for its academic achievers.  more
Posted on 05/22/2015
Welcome to the 4th annual gifted and talented product fair.  more
Posted on 05/14/2015
Dr. Cain presents the 2015 Elementary Teacher of the Year  more
Posted on 05/14/2015
Dr. Cain presents the 2015 Secondary Teacher of the Year  more
Posted on 05/13/2015
ATLAS sends a record number of History Fair Projects to the National Fair this summer.  more
Posted on 05/13/2015
WISD Special Education department prepares kids to be future Special Olympians  more
Posted on 05/07/2015
...and Choir Director, Pam Bridges, shows her pride in her singers.  more
Posted on 05/07/2015
Friends of Texas Public Schools produces an animated public service announcement opposing school vouchers.  more
Posted on 05/07/2015
Friends of Texas Public Schools produces its second animated public service announcement opposing school vouchers.  more
Posted on 04/29/2015
WHS Choirs perform at UIL  more
Posted on 04/24/2015
Waco ISD Board of Trustees Business Meeting - April 23, 2015  more