Updated Strategic Plan, First Reading of Budget and Graduation Requirements for 2014-15 Approved by TISD Board of Trustees

Texarkana Independent School District Board of Trustees approved a new district mission statement, beliefs, parameters and strategic objectives & strategies during their Tuesday, April 15, 2014 regular session...

Texas Middle School Bands Earn Top Honors during Concert and Sight-Reading Competition

Texas Middle School 7th and 8th Grade bands earned top honors during the Pleasant Grove Invitational Contest held on April 8. Both bands will move forward to compete in the Region IV UIL Concert & Sight-Reading Competition in mid-April...

Texarkana Independent School District Names Dr. Karen D. Bradshaw and Billy C. Burnett as 2014 Distinguished Alumni

Texarkana Independent School District will honor two of their own, Dr. Karen D. Bradshaw (Texas High School Class of 1972) and Billy C. Burnett (Dunbar High School Class of 1964), as the 2014 Distinguished Alumni during events which will be held on Wednesday, April 30...

Texas High School Student Council Garners Sixth Consecutive National Gold Council of Excellence Award

It's an even six for the Texas High School Student Council as they earn their sixth consecutive National Gold Council of Excellence Award from the National Association of Student Councils (NASC)...

Jostens Selects Four THS Student Photographers as National Photo Contest Winners

Today, Jostens announced the winners of its nationally acclaimed 2014 Photo Contest and four of the 68 recipients were Texas High School Commercial Photography students...

Texas Middle School 7th & 8th Grade Choir Earn Sweepstakes Award during UIL Concert & Sight-Reading Contest

Texas Middle School 7th & 8th Grade Choir earned the Sweepstakes Award with six Superior ratings during the University Interscholastic League Concert & Sight-Reading Contest held on April 8 in Mt. Pleasant, TX...

Sixteen THS UIL Academic Students Score Top Placement during District 14-4A Competition; Eleven Advance to Regional Competition

Texas High School UIL Academic Team members scored top placements, along with an overall Third Place finish during the District 14-4A University Interscholastic League Academic Meet held on March 29...

Texas High School Theatre Students Give Top Performance During UIL One-Act Play Competition; Four Cast Members Receive Recognition

Texas High School theatre students won Third Place during the University Interscholastic League One-Act Play Competition on March 25...

It's the Second Time Around at BPA Nationals for THS Senior, Jordan Stovall

For the second year in a row, Jordan Stovall, Texas High School senior, has qualified to compete in the Business Professionals of America (BPA) National Leadership Conference...

Texarkana Student Selected for 2014 Young Masters Class

This year's class of 20 student artists from across Texas includes a student from Texarkana: Catherine Thomas. With the Young Masters grant, Thomas plans to attend the American Shakespeare Center Theatre Camp...

Morriss Elementary Principal Named to Prestigious Committee for National Academy of Engineering

Rick Sandlin, Principal of the Martha and Josh Morriss Mathematics & Engineering Elementary School, has been named to serve on the National Academy of Engineering (NAE) committee for Guiding Implementation of K-12 Engineering in the United States...

THS Choir Students Earn Seventeen Medals during Regional UIL Competition; Three Advancing to State

Sixteen choir students from Texas High School earned seventeen medals during the University Interscholastic League Solo & Ensemble Competition held on February 20...