News Archive

2010-2011 Headlines

6.28.11 TISD Board of Trustees Formally Approves Superintendent THS Principal 2011-12 Budget Tax Rate and Announces Food Service Agreement with TAMU-T

6.20.11 Texarkana Public Schools Foundation Texarkana Independent School District Take the Tiger to the Streets with Newest Effort Tiger Bookmobile

6.10.11 TISD To Offer FREE Meal Program for Children During Summer

6.02.11 TISD Board of Trustees Names Paul Norton Interim Superintendent and Lone Finalist

5.19.11 TISD's Jennell Ingram Selected for 2011 Raise Your Hand Texas Leadership Program at Harvard Graduate School

5.17.11 New Curriculum for Dunbar Elementary School Third Budget Reading and Level 1 Reduction Implementation Discussed during Monthly TISD Board of Tr

5.16.11 Kelsey Townsend Named State Champion for UIL Individual Costume Design

5.09.11 Texas High School Commercial Photography Program Named an ATPI Top Program in Texas

5.06.11 Bowie-Cass Adult Education Cooperative to Offer GED Credential Program Orientation

5.06.11 TISD Approves Development of Virtual Academy

4.20.11 Texas High School Symphonic Band Earns Unanimous First Division Ratings in Concert and Sight Reading

4.19.11 TISD Receives $560000 Grant to Further STEM Educational Program - Holds Second Reading for 2011-12 Budget

4.19.11 Texas High School Journalism Commercial Photography Students Take Home Top State and National Awards

4.15.11 Texas Middle School Choir Sweeps UIL District Concert Sight-Reading Competition

4.13.11 THS T-BOTS Recognized as Quarter-Finalist and Earn Creativity Award during FIRST Robotics Dallas Regional Competition

4.5.11 Texas High School Students Earn Placement Ratings at State Foreign Language Competition

4.05.11 Texas High School Symphonic Band Earns Unanimous First Division Ratings in Concert Sight Reading

3.28.11 Two Texas High TigerSharks Named as Academic All-Americans - Seventeen Named to 4A All-State Team

3.22.11 TISD Board of Trustees Review 2011-12 Budget Reading docx Approve Election for District 4 Position

3.23.11 Texarkana Public Schools Foundation Awards $10891 in Innovative Educator Grants to TISD Teachers

3.21.11 Cicely Shannon Texas High School Senior Selected as Finalist for 2011 Coca-Cola Scholarship

3.21.11 Tiamo Blankenship Texas Middle School Student Selected to Attend Exxon-Mobile Texas Science and Engineering Fair

3.21.11 Texas High School Student Council Brings Homes Sweepstakes Title - Advisor Named District Advisor of the Year

3.17.11 Texas High School Auto Show to Offer Hands-On Physics and Engineering Prinicpals to Students

3.09.11 Texas Middle School Choir Students Earn Fifty Superior Ratings during Solo Ensemble Competition

3.04.11 Ariel McDonald THS Junior Named Regional President of BPA doc THS Students Earn 8 Medals during Conference Four Named State Qualifiers

3.04.11 Texas Middle School UIL Academic Team Brings Home Thirty-Six Top Placements From Recent Greenville Meet

3.04.11 UIL

3.04.11 French and Spanish

3.04.11 THS Band

3.03.11 George Willige Former TISD Administrator to be Inaugural Inductee for TISD Hall of Fame

3.01.11 TISD Announces Activites for Texas Public Schools Week March 7 - 11

2.24.11 Justo Lamas to Perform Concert for Area Students

2.23.11 Texas High School Choir Students Win 29 Medals at Regional Competition doc 17 Advance to State

2.23.11 Dunbar Elementary School Presents Black History Month Program

2.18.11 Wake Village Elementary School Student Signs with Publishing Company to Author New Children's Book Nosey Rosey

2.18.11 Texas Middle School Tiger Scientists Take Home Eight Medals during Region VIII Science Fair

2.16.11 Marsha Burris Selected as President-Elect for Texas Association for Alternative Education

2.15.11 TISD Board of Trustees Discuss Early Notice Incentives Tuition Rates and Online Board Member Training during February Meeting

2.15.11 TISD To Hold Classes on Monday February 21 as Bad Weather Make-Up Day

2.04.11 TISD To Host Informational Meeting on Ross Perot STEM Academy

2.04.11 GED

2.01.11 Morriss Elementary School Robotics Teams Take Top Awards During Regional First Lego League Tournament

1.31.11 More Honors for THS UIL Academic Team Members during recent Practice Meets

1.31.11 Texas High School to Sign Thirteen on National Signing Day

1.28.11 Nathan Upchurch, physics teacher at Texas High School, receives grant from Toshiba America Foundation

1.27.11 Academic Success Workshop to give Parents-Guardians Information on New State Testing and Graduation Requirements

1.26.11 TISD Partners In Education Business Luncheon to be held February 2

1.25.11 Texas High School To Host Parent Student Workshop on Advanced Placement and Dual Credit Enrollment

1.21.11 Texas High School Commercial Photography Students Earn Fourteen Achievement Awards during ATPI Fall Contest

1.20.11 Applications Now Being Accepted for The Ross Perot STEM Academy at Texas High School

1.18.11 Safety Audit and State Assessment Programs Discussed during TISD Board of Trustees Meeting

1.18.11 Texas High School UIL Academic Team Members Earn Top Placement During Recent Practice Meet

1.14.11 TISD OPTIONS Campus to Host Night Classes

1.13.11 Texas High School Football Banquet to be held January 24

1.12.11 Four States Bandmasters Convention Clinic to be held at TISD

1.07.10 OPTIONS Academic Alternative High School Needs You and Your Old or Used Phone to Generate Green

1.06.11 Texas High School Baseball to Offer Hitting Camp

1.06.11 Springboard Into New Opportuntiies by Earning Your General Education Development Credential

12.21.10 THS Senior Selected by TEA Commissioner as Texas Delegate to United States Senate Youth Program

12.17.10 Morriss Elementary School - Young Champs - Robotics Team Named Grand Champion at First Lego League Robotics Qualifying Tournament

12.16.10 TISD Board of Trustees Hear District Report on State Academic Excellence Indicator System - TISD Teachers Recieve E-Z Mart Educational Grants

12.10.10 Texas High School Freshman Band Students Earn Place in Region IV Freshman All-Region Band

12.10.10 The Art Spirit Focus for Texas Middle School Upcoming Art Show

12.08.10 Enjoy Spaghetti and a Concert during Texas High School Band Booster Club Holiday Fundraiser

12.06.10 Texas High School Baseball to Offer Holiday Baseball Camp

12.06.10 Texas Middle School Band Students Earn Placement in TMEA All-Region Band

12.03.10 Let Bowie-Cass Adult Education Cooperative Help You Get Ahead of the Crowd by Starting on your GED for the New Year

12.03.10 Free Application for Federal Student Aid Workshop to be Offered for all Area Students and Parents

12.02.10 Texas High School To Host Holiday Soccer Camp

12.02.10 Texas High School Band Students Named to Bi-Region Orchestra

12.01.10 Texas High School's Little Theatre Company Presents Hairspray

11.30.10 TISD Board of Trustees Approve Land Purchase for Long-Term District Growth

11.18.10 Texas High School Tiger Times Newspaper Named 2010 Newspaper Pacemaker Winner by National Scholastic Press Association

11.16.10 TISD Board of Trustees Hear Reports on Financial Audit Texas Middle School and Highly Qualified Teachers

11.12.10 Texas High School Student Council Kicks-Off Collection Efforts for Care for Kyle's Comrades Campaign

11.11.10 TISD Child Nutrition Department Scores Excellent Review Rating from Texas Department of Agriculture

11.09.10 Texas High School College Night to Bring in 65 Representatives from Colleges Universities To Meet with Area Students Parents

11.08.10 Bowie-Cass Adult Education Cooperative to Offer GED Credential Program Orientation

11.03.10 Texarkana Independent School District Names Melvin L Bradley and Dan S Petty as 2010 Distinguished Alumni

11.02.10 Tiger Stadium at Grim Park to Host Bi-District Playoff Game - Ticket Sale Information Shuttle Bus Service Announced

10.29.10 Applications for the 2011-2012 Kindergarten Class at Morriss Elementary School Being Accepted November 1 - 19

10.22.10 TISD Elementary Schools Schedule Fall Festivals

10.21.10 TISD Campuses Celebrating Red Ribbon Week

10.19.10 Dunbar Elementary School Kicks Off Family Events with Bingo Night

10.19.10 Texas Tech University Admissions Representatives Eager to Meet with Students Parents

10.19.10 Student Academic Performance and Morriss Elementary Application Process for 2011-12 Highlighted at TISD Board of Trustees Meeting

10.18.10 Texas High School Marching Band Brings Home Top Ratings From Northeast Texas Invitational Marching Contest

10.18.10 Orange Out at Tiger Stadium on October 22

10.15.10 Environmental Biomedical Engineering Focus of Morriss Elementary School Evening of Engineering Encounters

10.14.10 Texas High School Parent Workshop to Help Parents Understand Their Role in Standardized Testing

10.13.10 Texas High School Jazz Band Students Earn 11 of 20 Spots in Regional Band

10.13.10 Theron Jones Early Literacy Center to Teach Parents that they are Teachers too during Family Nights

10.06.10 Tiger Tracks Fitness Challenge Gives Students An Opportunity to Make Tracks for a Healthier Future and Impact Lives

10.04.10 Texas High School Choir Students Chosen for Region IV All-Region Choir

9.21.10 Refinancing of Bonds Tiger Learning Center Expansion and Financial Accountabiilty Reports Discussed during TISD Board of Trustees Meeting

9.29.10 Strike Up the Band Four States Marching Contest Slated for October 2

9.28.10 University of Texas at Austin Admissions Representatives Eager to Meet with Students Parents

9.27.10 TISD To Release Students Early on September 30

9.22.10 It's Over the River and Through the Woods with Texas High School's Little Theatre Company

9.22.10 Texas High School Volunteer to be Honored by State Board of Education as Hero for Children

9.20.10 Game Tickets Available for Texas High vs Royse City

9.17.10 Texas High School to Host Parent Workshop on Senior Essentials

9.16.10 Texarkana Native Carl Finch Bringing Brave Combo to 40th Reunion of Texas High School Class of 1970

9.16.10 Texas High School Students to Speak to TISD 5th Grade Students on Importance of September 17 and Birthday of U S Government

9.10.10 Texas High School Workshop Helps Students and Parents Prepare for Senior Year

9.09.10 Bowie-Cass Adult Education Cooperative GED Credential Program Can Springboard New Opportunities For You

9.06.10 TISD and TASD to Provide Shuttle Bus Service for Texas High and Arkansas High Fans - Tickets on Sale Tomorrow at Tiger Stadium

9.02.10 Tickets for Texas High vs Arkansas High on Sale Beginning Tuesday September 7 - Get Your Tickets Early for the Showdown of the Season

9.01.10 Dean Ransdell Director of Bowie-Cass Adult Education Cooperative Receives Top Certification for Adult Education and Literacy Field

9.01.10 TISD Partners In Education to Host Business Social

8.31.10 Game Tickets Available for Texas High vs Jacksonville

8.26.10 Georgette Duke Named Risk Manager of the Year by the Texas School Risk Manager Association

8.23.10 Texas High School To Offer Warm-Up Soccer Camp

8.17.10 TISD Board of Trustees Approve 2010-11 Tax Rate - Texas High School Approved as Apple Authorized Training Center

8.17.10 Texas High School Watermelon Supper Scheduled for August 21

8.17.10 Texas High Tiger Football Season Tickets Now On Sale to General Public

8.06.10 Schedule Pick-up Dates Announced for Texas Middle and Texas High School Students

8.04.10 Texarkana Independent School District Announces Important Back-To-School Dates for Parents Students

8.03.10 Registration for Upcoming ACT Test Now Available for TISD Seniors

7.23.10 Texas High Tiger Football Season Tickets on Sale August 3

7.27.10 TISD Athletic Department Announces Football Equipment Pick-Up and Practice Dates for Varsity and Freshman Players

7.27.10 Texas AM University - College Station University of Texas - Austin to Offer Admissions Application Workshop

7.24.10 Texas High School Marching Band Equipment Pick-Up and Summer Practice Schedule Announced

7.20.10 Karen Brown Named Associate Principal for Texas Middle School - New 8th Grade Principal and Dean of Students also Selected

7.20.10 TISD Honors Local Media during July Board Meeting

7.19.10 TISD Athletic Department Sets Date for Student Physicals

7.12.10 Texas High School's Drew Daniels Selected as Outstanding Performer during 2010 Texas State Solo Ensemble Percussion Solo Contest

7.09.10 TISD Looking for Tiger Mentors

7.08.10 Texas High School and Texas Middle School Band Students Earn Recognition During Summer Band Camps

6.02.10 TISD Awarded Exemplar Grant for Successful Practices

6.01.10 Texas Middle School Teacher Kim Spaulding Chosen as a Siemens STEM Fellow

6.29.10 TISD Announces Key Staff Changes and Assignments

6.18.10 TISD's Marsha Burris Selected for 2010 Raise Your Hand Texas Harvard Leadership Summer Cohort

6.18.10 Looking for a Summer Sport Camp for Your Student TISD Has Them!

6.16.10 George Waddles Named Principal for Dunbar Elementary School - Kathy Owen Bell to Move into District Mentor Role

6.11.10 Texas High School Band Students Brings Home Nineteen Division Medals From State Competition

6.11.10 TISD To Offer Free Meal Program for Children During Summer

5.18.10 TISD Elects New Board Officers - Texas Middle School Students Recognized in Duke University Talent Identification Program

6.01.10 Texas High's Jeremy Lockett Signs with Jarvis Christian College