2016.10 - October

News from October 2016
Posted on 11/03/2016
Waco ISD school nurse sparks students to follow in her footsteps  more
Posted on 10/26/2016
Internal and external investigations found discrepancies in reporting grades and attendance at University High School  more
Posted on 10/26/2016
Tonight's performances come from the Cesar Chavez Orchestra and the WISD Junior Varsity and Varsity Orchestras.  more
Posted on 10/25/2016
The theme this time is "Carnival" so we've got many exciting family fun carnival games  more
Posted on 10/21/2016
Lake Air Montessori students celebrate homecoming along with Tarleton State University  more
Posted on 10/21/2016
STEM stands for Science, Technology, Engineering and Math.  more
Posted on 10/21/2016
Parkdale Elementary students learn that chivalry is not dead  more
Posted on 10/20/2016
Welcome! Bienvenidos! Dia de los Muertos Festival 10/26/2016 en Indian Springs Middle School  more
Posted on 10/20/2016
Waco High school celebrates its new school store, called the Lion's Hub, with a ceremonial ribbon cutting.  more
Posted on 10/19/2016
We don't normally think of the construction industry being in need of being defended. But over the last three decades there has been a convergence of events within our society that have greatly impacted the industry.  more
Posted on 10/18/2016
We thought we'd share this cool bit of Waco History with our readers  more
Posted on 10/18/2016
The University High Trojan Soccer Team has teamed up with KWTX Channel 10, Bush's Chicken and the Knights of Columbus Council #1358 to have a new and slightly used "Jacket and Blanket Drop-Off"  more
Posted on 10/18/2016
AP Lisa Cain introduces the UHS Robotics program and sponsors Traverner and Oubre  more
Posted on 10/18/2016
Now in its second year at University, the Project Link Team shares how they do it.  more
Posted on 10/17/2016
On Saturday (10/15) the Waco High "LION PRIDE" band traveled to Converse TX to compete in the US Bands YAMAHA CUP Championship Series with 34 other bands from across the state.  more
Posted on 10/14/2016
Waco FD quickly on scene, found an electrical problem near an air conditioner close to the boys locker room caused a small fire and smoke that tripped an alarm.   more
Posted on 10/13/2016
One of the main differences between school and work is that students do not get paid for their attendance…unless you are a student at Parkdale Elementary School and you keep a perfect record of attendance during the six-week grading period.  more
Posted on 10/13/2016
As part of a student correspondence program with FOX Sports Southwest, Dylan hopes to be selected to cover all six championship games via twitter.  more
Posted on 10/13/2016
In Session IV of Building Bridges to Post-Secondary Success, we address navigating the world of college testing.  more
Posted on 10/13/2016
It’s been dormant for 20 years, but Waco ISD is hoping to bring back to life the planetarium on the Waco High School campus.  more
Posted on 10/10/2016
Waco High celebrates homecoming this week with festivities planned for every day of the week.  more
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Posted on 10/07/2016
Carver Middle students kick-off Teen Read Week in style  more
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Posted on 10/06/2016
Joel Pleitez Rivera - Academy of Business  more
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Posted on 10/06/2016
Anna Stewart - Academy of Education and Training  more
Posted on 10/05/2016
A 14-year old Waco High School freshman has confessed to writing a “Creepy Clown” facebook post Sept. 29 that threatened to kill people at two local high schools.  more
Posted on 10/05/2016
In Session III of Building Bridges to Post-Secondary Success, we address the question, how do I get into college? We also cover selecting a major and completing applications for college.  more
Posted on 10/04/2016
It was anti-bullying day across Waco ISD Monday as all employees and students were encouraged to wear a blue shirt to send the message collectively.  more
Posted on 10/04/2016
There is an exciting collaborative effort taking place in Waco these days between the Salvation Army, the Waco Housing Authority and the the Homeless Outreach Services Department of the Waco Independent School District.  more
Posted on 10/01/2016
This can lead to families having STEM activity nights at home and hopefully lead to students and families getting interested in Science and Math together!  more