2017.02 - February

News published in February of 2017

Posted on 02/17/2017
For the first time in its 179-year existence, members of the Philosophical Society of Texas are meeting in Waco and Waco High School's A Cappella Choir greeted them  more
Posted on 02/17/2017
Rodney Smith, who graduated from UHS and then went on to play at Baylor and in the NFL, will be the new head football coach for the Trojans.  more
Posted on 02/16/2017
His artwork was the winning entry in a regional Poison Control contest last year, earning him an X-Box gaming station.  more
Posted on 02/15/2017
Please congratulate these amazing UHS & WHS Art students when you see them.  more
Posted on 02/15/2017
UHS Boys Basketball heads to Fairfield, Texas in 1st round of Bi-District playoffs  more
Posted on 02/14/2017
Thanks to McLennan Community College (MCC), these students each received a brand new book to take home and call their own.   more
Posted on 02/14/2017
Becky A. Bailey, Ph.D., is an award-winning author, renowned teacher and internationally recognized expert in childhood education and developmental psychology.  more
Posted on 02/13/2017
Sarah Shields from University High explains more in this video about Ready, Set, Teach at Alta Vista Elementary.  more
Posted on 02/13/2017
Alta Vista students share songs of Black Heritage as a part of their Elementary Music program.  more
Posted on 02/10/2017
Mr. Pilant expressed how having credit is something that is a necessity today, but everyone needs to be smart as to how they use their credit.  more
Posted on 02/10/2017
Waco High School's Mock Trial Team won the regional title in the UIL Mock Trial Competition Thursday evening in McLennan County's 54th District Courtroom.  more
Posted on 02/10/2017
Ms. Tankersley talks with LAMM Parent Coordinator Amanda Wilson about the first annual Donuts with Dads  more
Posted on 02/10/2017
Advanced Academics Director Dr. Scott McClanahan is joined by Texas Comptroller Outreach Specialist Christina Wittich, and also WHS parent Paula Miller to discuss the Texas Tuition Promise Fund.  more
Posted on 02/09/2017
The Cen-Tex Hispanic Chamber of Commerce recognized a group of outstanding teachers at Waco High with a hot breakfast, a nice certificate and a few words of thanks.  more
Posted on 02/09/2017
Waco HS has reached the semifinals of the Regional Texas High School Mock Trial competition after defeating Midway Wednesday.  more
Posted on 02/09/2017
Only two games left in the season.  more
Posted on 02/08/2017
The group discussed topics such as the most innovative or effective programs that are currently in place, the different feedback they have gotten from their volunteers, and the different ways to make the partnerships more effective.  more
Posted on 02/08/2017
Pat Atkins is joined by Judge Ken Starr, Mock Trial Coach Ken Lowe and students, Hally Miller and Olivia Henderson  more
Posted on 02/08/2017
Students ran the sound, lights, curtains and took care of the props in this production....a fun and entertaining way to learn (and live through) Texas history.  more
Posted on 02/07/2017
Waco ISD's Quality District Advisory Council (QDAC) gave its stamp of approval to nine proposed exemptions as part of the District's move to become a "District of Innovation".  more
Posted on 02/06/2017
Waco ISD athletes will be able to take advantage of another state-of-the-art facility with the grand opening of a new artificial turf softball field Monday, January 30, at the District sports complex.  more
Posted on 02/03/2017
Waco High student, Haley Miller, has been selected as a candidate for the United States Presidential Scholars Program.   more
Posted on 02/03/2017
Waco High Students Spend Job Shadowing Day at Baylor Scott and White Hospital  more
Posted on 02/03/2017
Five Waco High Lions and three Trojans from University High inked letters of intent Wednesday to continue their football careers for college teams.  more
Posted on 02/01/2017
Students of South Waco Elementary and Ms. Munoz's SW Elementary Music Program display their poetic, singing and percussion talents in remembrance of the life and legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.  more