Legislative Report, Class Size Discussions, Assorted Proposals, Trustee Election & Annual Tuition Rate Topics for TISD January Board of Trustees Meeting

Topics covering legislative updates to tuition rate were key discussions for the TISD Board of Trustees meeting for January 17...

Texas High School DECA Students Headed to State Competition After Receiving First Place Awards at Career Development Conference

During the recent District 6 Career Development Conference, twelve Texas High School DECA students received First Place awards...

Tiger Theatre Company Brings the Enchantment of a Musical Magical Fairy Tale to the Stage; Offers Tea with Cinderella for Young Audience

Performances will be Friday and Saturday, January 20-21 at 7:00 p.m., Sunday, January 22 at 2:30 p.m. and Monday, January 23 at 7:00 p.m. Shows will be in the John Thomas Theatre of the Sullivan Performing Arts Center, 3941 Summerhill Road...

Three Morriss Elementary School Robotics Teams Move Forward to First Lego League Regional Qualifier

Three student teams from the Martha and Josh Morriss Mathematics & Engineering Elementary School competed in the First Lego League Robotics Qualifying Tournament at Parish Episcopal School in Dallas, TX on December 10. These teams will now move forward to the Round Two Qualifier in the Regional Competition slated for January 2017...

Twenty-Four Texas High School Band Students Chosen for TMEA All-Region Band; Six Named to All-Area Status

During auditions held on December 9 at North Lamar High School in Paris, TX, twenty-four Texas High School band students earned placement in the Texas Music Educators Association All-Region Band. Six students advanced to earn All-Area status...

Texas High School Seniors Earn Top Awards during Texas Thespian Festival; All Advance to National Competition in Nebraska

Bree Barnett, Elicia Bilyeu and Grace Hickey received a Superior rating in Monologue while Madison Sutton earned a Superior rating in Stage Management...

TISD Announces AP Scholars

Texarkana Independent School District is proud to announce that 63 current students and previous year graduates have earned the designation of AP Scholar, AP Scholar with Honor, AP Scholar with Distinction or National AP Scholar by the College Board in recognition of their exceptional achievement on the college-level Advanced Placement Program (AP) Exams...

Ricky Cooks, THS Senior, Selected by TEA Commissioner as Texas Delegate to United States Senate Youth Program

Texas High School Senior and Student Body President, Ricky Cooks, has been selected by the Texas Education Agency Commissioner of Education to serve as one of two student delegates from Texas at the 55th annual United States Senate Youth Program...

Tiger Theatre Company Students have Successful Performance & Technical Theatre Auditions at North Texas Auditions

Five Texas High School Tiger Theatre Company senior students attended North Texas Auditions in November to audition in performance or technical theatre for theatre programs from around the United States...

Texas High School Student Headed to State Congress Meet

Texas High School student, Jillian Cheney, is headed to the State Congress Meet in Austin, TX in January 2017. With a 2nd Place finish during the recent UIL Congress Regional Meet, Cheney earned the right to advance to the next level...