John Watson Former TISD Tennis Coach to be Inducted into TISD Hall of Fame

Texarkana Independent School District (TISD) will honor former Tennis Coach, John Watson, as their 2015 inductee to the TISD Hall of Fame during its annual Texas Public Schools Week Community Breakfast...

TISD Announces Activities for Texas Public Schools Week March 3-5

Texas Public Schools Week is designed to get parents and communities involved with their local public schools. Behind every successful student is a crowd of supporters - parents, families, teachers, community leaders and business owners...

Texas HighSteppers Take Top Honors in State Event including "Best of the Best" Cup

During the American Dance/Drill Team Lone Star State Championship on February 21 in Austin, TX, the Texas High School HighSteppers earned top honors...

Top Awards presented to Texas High School Commercial Photography Students during ATPI Winter Conference

Texas High School Commercial Photography travelled to the University of Texas at Arlington on February 20 - 22 to attend the Association of Texas Photography Instructors Winter Conference...

Kayce Welch, THS Junior, Selected as Distinguished Finalist for Prudential Spirit of Community Award

Nine additional students in the state were honored with this award along with two State Honorees. An estimated 25,000 students across the country were considered for state-level recognition....

Fifty-Four Texas High Band Students Earn 65 Gold First Division Rating Medals during UIL Solo & Ensemble Contest

Fifty-four members of the Texas High School Band collected 65 Gold First Division rating medals during the Region IV UIL Solo & Ensemble Contest held on February 16 at Texas A&M University - Commerce...

TISD Board of Trustess Approve Property Purchase, New Software for Child Nutrition and Authorize the Issuance and Refinancing of Bonds

With the approval of purchase, TISD will acquire property next to Theron Jones Early Literacy Center at 1503 Plum. The .16 acre lot (6,970 square feet) was on the delinquent tax list from 1999 - 2012 with the Bowie County Appraisal District...

Brainy Bots Robotics Team from Morriss Elementary Receives Judges Award at FLL North Texas Regional Championship

The Brainy Bots Team from Martha and Josh Morriss Mathematics & Engineering Elementary School received the Judges Award during the FLL North Texas Regional Championships on Saturday, February 14 at Parish Episcopal School in Dallas...

Texas High School UIL Social Studies Team Takes Division Win; Student Members Bring Home Thirteen Medals

During the recent UIL Academic Meet at Hallsville High School on February 14, the Texas High School Social Studies team brought home a First Place Division win. Overall, student members earned 13 medals in five categories...

Texas Middle School Robotics Team Enjoys Success as Only Middle School Team to Compete at FIRST Tech Challenge

The Texas Middle School Robotics team was among 19 teams from North East Texas to compete in the FIRST Tech Challenge (FTC) on January 31 at The University of Texas at Tyler...

Texas High School UIL Academic Program Brings Home 13 Awards for Individual and Team Events during Academic Invitational Practice

Texas High School University Interscholastic League Academic Team members brought home 12 individual awards and one team award during the Mt. Pleasant High School Academic Practice Meet on Saturday, January 31...

Six Texas High School Student Journalists Named National Winners in Quill Scroll International Honorary Society Competition

Judges selected 217 national winners from more than 1,600 entries, and 36 sweepstakes winners were selected in 18 categories. All winners who plan to major in journalism or communications are eligible to apply for Quill and Scroll scholarships...