2017-18 News Releases

Text: Empower Women : Waco ISD Empowerment Summit 2018
Posted on 02/15/2018
Nearly 250 female students from grades seven through 12 across six Waco ISD campuses were identified by campus administrators as future leaders. On Friday these students will come together for Dr. Marcus Nelson’s inaugural Empowerment Summit.   more
Construction workers in front of American flag
Posted on 02/09/2018
The program is a three-year sequence of classes that will cover basic construction theory, masonry, plumbing, carpentry, electrical and HVAC.  more
Donna McKethan
Posted on 12/08/2017
This award recognizes administrative CTE professionals at the school, district, county, state or federal level who have demonstrated leadership in ensuring teacher and student success and have made significant contributions toward innovative, unique and effective career and technical education programs.  more
Texas Tribune CEO Evan Smith to moderate meeting on Oct. 30
Posted on 10/27/2017
This week Waco ISD kicked off a series of community meetings to discuss the future of five schools  more
Misters Griffin, Carrera and DeBeer
Posted on 08/29/2017
Waco ISD Superintendent A. Marcus Nelson, Ed.D., has filled three key administrative positions in recent weeks.   more
Solar Safety Glasses
Posted on 08/18/2017
Student safety is a top priority. All students will be required to wear eclipse-safe viewing glasses purchased by Waco ISD  more
Family Fest logo
Posted on 08/10/2017
WISD is hosting the sixth-annual Waco ISD Back to School Family Fest on Saturday, Aug. 12, from 9 a.m. until noon  more
Online Registration starts July 24 at wacoisd.org/register
Posted on 07/20/2017
Returning students can do most of the registration online and then show proof of residency at their campus. New students to the district must register at the campus they will attend.  more
Posted on 07/18/2017
Deborah DeGraff, a Science Lab Teacher at Waco ISD’s Bell’s Hill campus, was named the Elementary Teacher of the Year for the 2018 Region 12 Education Service Center Tuesday.  more
Posted on 07/07/2017
Starting on July 17, 2017, WISD Child Nutrition Services will begin distributing letters to the households of children in the district about eligibility benefits and any actions families need to take to apply for these benefits.  more