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2015-2016 Headlines

TISD Board of Trustees Talk Student Meal Pricing Budgets and Community Involvement

Brad Bailey Selected as TASSP Region VIII Outstanding High School Principal of the Year

TISD Board of Trustees - Regular Meeting - June 28, 2016 - 6:00 PM

Tiger Bookmobile Summer 2016 Schedule Announced

TISD Board of Trustees - Called Meeting - June 8, 2016 - 11:30 AM

Texas High School to Host Spring Signing Day for Fourteen Student Athletes

Students & Staff Recognized during TISD Board of Trustees Regular Session

Four Texas High School Students Named to State Top Ten for ATPI Imagemaker Team

TISD Board of Trustees - Regular Meeting - May 17, 2016 - 6:00 PM

Area Businesses and Volunteers Honored during TISD Annual Recognition Dinner

Texas High School Commercial Photography Student Work Named as Top 50 National Award Winners in Jostens 2016 Photo Contest

Texarkana Student Rylie Power Wins 2016 Congressional Art Competition

Texas High School Publications Department Receives Texas' Top Awards for Student-Produced Newspaper Online Newspaper and Yearbook

TISD Schools Recognized for Honor Roll Achievement, Budgeting for 2016-17 Begins and New Construction Update Given during April Board of Trustees Meeting

TISD Board of Trustees - Regular Meeting - April 19, 2016 - 6:00 PM

Texas Middle School Bands Earn High Ratings during Recent UIL Concert Contest

Susan Waldrep Named 2016 TASC Eddie G. Bull State Advisor of the Year

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

Junior League of Texarkana Reveals Extreme Makeover for Dunbar Early Education Center Library

Tiger Theatre Company Takes Top Awards during District and Bi-District UIL One-Act Play Competitions; Advancing to Area

TISD Pre-K and Kindergarten Roundup Scheduled for April 5

Waggoner Creek Elementary School to Begin Enrolling on April 1

Texas High School AP Environmental Science Students Offer Expo Event on Sustainable Living

U.S. Air Force Concert Band and Singing Sergeants to Perform FREE Concert in Texarkana

Texas High School UIL Academic Program Brings Home Seven Individual Awards During March Academic Meets

Dorothy Pace, Former Pine Street Junior High School Teacher, to be Inducted into TISD Hall of Fame

Texas Middle School Student Scientists Take Top Honors at Regional Science Fairs; One Advancing to ExxonMobile Science & Engineering Fair

Three THS Business Professionals of America Students Earn Top Awards at State Competition; Two to Serve as Representative to National

More Accolades for Texas HighSteppers during Austin Competition; Team Takes Overall Grand Champion Title

TISD Board of Trustees Meeting for March Addresses Playground Equipment, Middle School Course Guide and Police Department Needs

TISD Board of Trustees - Regular Meeting - March 15, 2016 - 6:00 PM

THS Tiger Band Earns Sweepsakes Award

TISD Board of Trustees Announces Name of New Elementary School

Texas High School Commercial Photography Students Enjoy Success at ATPI Winter Conference

STEM Professional Development Model Earns TISD District of Distinction Recognition

Twenty-Eighth Consecutive Year for Texas High School Student Council to Claim District Sweepstakes Award

Texas High School Band Members Play their way to 45 First Division Medals during Regional UIL Solo & Ensemble Contest

TISD Board of Trustees - Called Meeting - March 4, 2016, 9:00 AM

Texas High School Orchestra Students Earn High Marks during UIL Orchestra Competition

Discussions on Budget, Policies, Elections & Attendance Zone on Agenda for February TISD Board of Trustees Meeting

Texas HighSteppers Garner Division Grand Champion & Sweepstakes Awards along with other Team Officer & Individual Awards

Texas Middle School UIL Academic Students Awarded Thirty-Three Medals during Recent District Competition

Texas High School Senior Named National Merit Scholarship Finalist

Texas High School Choir Students Bring Home Eleven Medals; Two Advance to State Competition

More Success for THS UIL Academic Team. Brings Home First Place Overall Team Award in Social Studies along with an Additional Five Individual Medals

TISD Board of Trustees - Regular Meeting - February 16, 2016 - 6:00 PM

American Shakespeare Center 2015-16 Dangerous Dreams Tour Brings The Importance of Being Earnest to Texarkana

Texas High Senior Chosen for Second Year in a Row as Prudential Spirit of Community Award Texas Distinguished Finalist

Texas High School Speech & Debate Team Earn Top Awards during Recent Practice Meet

Student Members of Texas High School Publications Department Earn Eleven Gold Circle Awards from CSPA

Team Award and Sixteen Individual Awards Earned by Texas High School UIL Academic Students during Academic Invitational Practice Meet

Texas High School to Sign Eight on National Signing Day

Robot Rebels from Morriss Elementary School Moving on to North Texas First Lego League Championship Tournament

Texas High School Students Qualify for State Competition during Business Professionals of America Regional Leadership Conference

Texarkana Public Schools Foundation Awards Texarkana ISD Teachers with $22298 in Innovative Program Grants

TISD Board of Trustees Approve Class Size Waiver, Call for Trustee Election in May, Adopt Annual Tuition Rate and Hear Report on STEM Programming During January Session

TISD To Host "Zone Talk" Community Meetings on Attendance Zone Map Realignment in Preparation for New Elementary School

TISD Board of Trustees - Regular Meeting - January 19 - 6:00 PM

Highbury Prep Love Lives Central to Tiger Theatre Company's Emma!

Leighton Weber Crowned Miss THS 2016; Other Tiger Beauties Named

Four States Bandmasters Association Convention Clinic to be held at TISD

Texas High School Band Students Selected to TMEA All-Region Band

TISD Announces AP Scholars

TISD Board of Trustees December Regular Session Include Discussions on School Ratings, School Calendar, Highly Qualified Teachers and Attendance Zone for New Elementary; AP Scholars Recognized

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

The Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation Choose Four Texas High School Teachers to Attend Elite Professional Development Program

TISD Board of Trustees - Regular Meeting - December 15, 2015 - 6:00 PM

Morriss Elementary School Robotics Teams enjoy Success at First Lego League Robotics Qualifying Tournament; Three Teams Move to Regional Competition

Texas High School Tiger Theatre Company Students Earn Top Awards during Texas Thespian Festival; Two Advance to National Competition

Texas High School to Offer Holiday Sports Camps

Texas Middle School Band Students Named to All-Region Band

Two Members of Texas High School Student Congress Headed to State Meet

Public Hearing Policy Amendment Audit Report, Course Guide Construction Update Discussions part of TISD's November Regular Session

TISD Board of Trustees - Regular Meeting - November 17, 2015 - 6:00 PM

Texas High School Alumna to Visit with THS Students on Writing and Publishing

TISD to Host Celebration as Two Schools are Selected to Receive Apple & ConnectEd Grant for Students & Staff

Tiger Intramural Basketball Program Now Enrolling for 2015-16 Season

Applications for 2016-17 Kindergarten Class at Morriss Elementary School Being Accepted Now through December 4

TISD Board of Trustees Approve $1.1 Million Technology Infusion; Review Tax Roll and Hears Student Academic Report for 2014-15 School Year

TISD Students Names to All-Region Orchestra

TISD Board of Trustees - Regular Meeting - October 20, 2015 - 6:00 PM

Four Selected to TMEA All-Region Jazz Ensemble

Columbia Scholastic Press Association Awards Texas High School Newspaper Staff Members with Eight Gold Circle Awards

Four States Invitational Marching Contest to be held at Tiger Stadium on October 3

Three Texas High School Seniors Named Commended Students in the 2016 National Merit Scholarship Program

Texas High School Student Congress Members Take Top Placements in Recent Invitational

TISD Board of Trustees Review Assorted Items during September Meeting

Leah Crenshaw, THS Senior, Named National Merit Semifinalist

TISD Board of Trustees - Regular Meeting - September 15, 2015 - 6:00 PM

State Board of Education names TISD Volunteer as a Hero for Children

Tiger Theatre Company to Offer Audition & Performance Master Class with Dave Clemmons

TISD Now Registering Students for Tiger Intramural Volleyball Program

Texas Tigers Detail Information on Game Ticket Sales, Bacon Fry, Pep Rally & Shuttle Services for Texas vs. Arkansas Week

August Regular Session for TISD Board of Trustees Includes Kudos and Approvals for Tax Rate, Student & Employee Handbooks and Teacher Appraiser List

TISD's Paul Norton Named State Finalist for Superintendent of the Year

Texas High School Educator Chosen as Region VIII Secondary Teacher of the Year

TISD Board of Trustees - Regular Meeting - August 18, 2015 - 6:00 PM

TISD Board of Trustees One of Sixteen Regional Nominees for Texas Outstanding School Board Award

TISD Board of Trustees - Called Meeting - July 30, 2015 - 1:30 PM

It's Back To School Time at TISD... Important Dates for Parents & Students

Texas High School Marching Band Summer Practice Schedule Announced

TISD Board of Trustees Approve Compensation Plan; Hear Extracurricular and Athletic Report

Season Tickets on Sale for Texas High Tigers Football Beginning July 29

TISD Board of Trustees - Regular Meeting - July 21, 2015 - 6:00 PM

TISD to Host Girls Summer Basketball Camp for Students Entering Grades 3-9