News from around the district

  • Summer learning opportunities for remediation, acceleration and enrichment

    Waco ISD will host a variety of summer learning opportunities for students seeking remediation, acceleration or enrichment.

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  • WISD to host free summer meals program

    Free breakfasts and lunches will be available to children ages 1-18 from June 3 - August 14.

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  • WISD Education Foundation awards $113,682 in innovative grants

    The Waco ISD Education Foundation and its SurPRIZE Patrol visited 16 Waco ISD campuses Tuesday to surprise 26 teachers with the news that their grant applications were approved for funding for the 2019-2020 school year. This year, the foundation is awarding $113,682 back to the district, bringing the total funded to more than $1.7 million over the past decade and a half.

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  • Waco ISD Board opts to fill vacancies by appointment

    Individuals interested in being considered for an appointment to either the at-large seat representing the entire school district or to the position representing Trustee District 3 should submit a letter expressing their interest no later than May 31.

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  • Perez resigns from Waco ISD board citing health problems

    After 17 years, Perez is the longest-serving Hispanic school board member in the district’s history.

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  • Atkins will step down from the Waco ISD board after 17 years

    During his tenure, Atkins led efforts to address state budget cuts, pass a tax ratification election and launch a first-of-its-kind in-district charter partnership.

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  • School board seeks community involvement in superintendent search process

    Working with the Texas Association of School Boards (TASB) Executive Search Services, the Waco ISD school board is seeking input from the community to develop a profile of the leadership qualities desired in the district's next superintendent.

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  • Student artwork on display

    More than 200 pieces of student artwork on exhibition at Art Forum of Waco

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  • Waco ISD celebrates four exceptional educators

    Dean Highland third-grade teacher and Brazos High life sciences teacher are the district’s outstanding teachers of the year. First-year teachers from Cedar Ridge and Lake Air Montessori are also being honored.

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