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Texas High Hosts Spring Signing Date for Five Student Athletes

The Texas High School Athletic Department hosted a Spring Signing Day event for five student athletes. Letters of Intent were signed during ceremonies on Wednesday, May 18, at the Texas High School Multi-Purpose Facility....

Two TISD Staff Members Awarded Scholarships to Attend Nationally Recognized Summer Institute

TISD Teacher, Andria Camp, and Instructional Coach, Kaci McKeever, have been awarded scholarships to attend the nationally recognized KAGAN Summer Institute this summer in Orlando, Florida...

TISD Awarded 5.7 Million Dollar Innovative Services for Students with Autism Grant

Texarkana ISD has been awarded the 2022-2024 Innovative Services for Students with Autism Grant (ISSA), with a grand total of $5,716,376.00 to be spent over the next two years...

TISD Selected to System of Great Schools Network

Texarkana ISD has been selected into the System of Great Schools (SGS) Network. As a SGS Network district, TISD will engage in a district-level problem solving approach that district leaders will use to understand school performance and community demand and deliver the schools families want and need in their communities...

Texas High Student Wins $8,000 in TxDOT PSA Contest

Texas High School student, Emma Burns, shows off the $8,000 check she received for winning the TxDOT Traffic Safety Public Service Announcement competition held in March...

TISD Board of Trustees Approves Imagine 2026 Strategic Plan, Establishment of Long Range Planning Committee

The Texarkana Independent School District Board of Trustees approved Imagine 2026 at its April 27 meeting...

Joe Nolen, Texas High Teacher, Selected as Rhinehart Memorial Lecture Recipient for The Arkansas Society of Radiologic Technologists

Joe Nolen was selected as the Rhinehart Memorial Lecture recipient at the 71st Annual Meeting of the Arkansas Society of Radiologic Technologists (ArSRT), on April 8, 2022...

Will Carter, THS Student, Named 2022 Wilbur Smith Award Recipient

Will Carter, a senior at Texas High School, was selected as the 2022 Wilbur Smith Youth Award recipient at the annual Lunch with Leaders event, presented by Leadership Texarkana, on April 19, 2022...

Texas High School Student Council Named State President of Texas Association of Student Councils for 2022-2023

Texas High School and student leadership are synonymous with one another. After recently earning the National Gold Council of Excellence Award from the National Association of Student Councils (NASC) for the fourteenth consecutive year...

Jostens Recognizes Texas High School Commercial Photography with Top Number of Awards

Texas High School commercial photography students recently competed in the national Jostens Photo Contest. With 4,287 entries this year, THS students led the contest in being recognized with more awards than any other school in the national competition...

Texas High School Student Council Earns Top National Award

For its exemplary record of leadership, service, and activities that serve to improve the school and community, the Texas High School student council has been recognized as a 2022 National Gold Council of Excellence by the National of Student Council (NatStuCo)...

Rebecca Potter, Texas High School Publications Adviser, Named 2022 CSPA Distinguished Adviser

The Columbia Scholastic Press Association (CSPA) has named Rebecca Potter, Texas High School Publications Adviser, a Distinguished Adviser in the CSPA 2022 National High School Journalism Teacher of the Year awards program...

TISD Students Complete Mission Patch Design Competition

The Texarkana Independent School District completed the Mission Patch Design Competition in February. Students planned and designed a patch that described the Mission 16 experiment, "The Effects of Space Travel and Microgravity on Hybrid Brine Shrimp Eggs."...

Shawn Davis Named Principal of Texas Middle School

Shawn Davis, current TISD Director of Special Populations and Federal Programs, has been named Principal of Texas Middle School. Davis will transition into his new position July 1, 2022...