District News

New Student Registration Begins August 3rd

New Student Registration Begins August 3rd

Registration times for students who will be NEW to any school in the district will be August 3rd - 5th, from 8:00 to 11:00 am and 1:00 - 4:00 pm as well as August 6th from 1:00 to 7:00 pm. Registration will take place on the student's home campus.

WISD Nominated Local Media for 2015 Honor Roll

WISD Nominated Local Media for 2015 Honor Roll

Lauren Swonke of Willis Monthly News was named to the 2015 Media Honor Roll, a program sponsored by the Texas Association of School Boards, by Willis ISD. The honor roll recognizes media representatives statewide for fair and balanced reporting of news about public schools. Media from newspapers, radio and televisions stations, and online publications across the state were honored by their local districts.

WISD’s Most Valuable Player for July 2015 Finds Positive Solutions

WISD’s Most Valuable Player for July 2015 Finds Positive Solutions

Willis, TX, July 15, 2015 – Described as an outstanding role model for the District’s motto of One Team—One Purpose, Tracey Pope was named Willis ISD’s MVP for July. Pope is the Child Nutrition Manager at Meador Elementary. She supervises five specialists who prepare and serve breakfast and lunch to almost 800 students and 55 staff members each school day.

WHS Administrator Honored By Peers

WHS Administrator Honored By Peers

Willis, TX, June 23, 2015 – Willis High School Administrator, James “Buddy” Bush, was named the Region VI Assistant Principal of the Year by the Texas Association of Secondary School Principals (TASSP). According to the TASSP website, school administrators are nominated and chosen by their peers within their regions and then applications from these recipients are reviewed by the TASSP Principal Image Committee who selects the finalists. Nominations are based upon exemplary performance and outstanding leadership in secondary education.

WISD Increases Teacher, Staff Salaries for 2015-2016 School Year

Willis, TX, June 11, 2015 – The Willis ISD Board of Trustees voted to adjust the pay scales for all teachers and staff during their regular monthly meeting on Wednesday, June 10, 2015. All teaching staff will receive a $1,580 pay increase. Custodial and food service employees will receive a 3% salary adjustment. All other staff will receive a 3% of mid-point raise.

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District Dynamics

District Dynamics

District Dynamics is a collection of communications from the Superintendent of Willis ISD. Weekly e-Newsletters to the staff highlight important events throughout the district. A monthly radio show shares the excitement of education in Willis ISD with the community. Click on the headline to above to view current and previous reports.

School Reach is Willis ISD’s message broadcast system.

School Reach is Willis ISD’s message broadcast system.

The service allows Willis ISD to communicate information by phone within minutes of an emergency or unplanned event that causes early dismissal, school cancellation or late start. It may also be used to convey general reminders or announcements. To review messages, call 855-955-8500 from the phone number to which the message was sent. Contact your child's campus if the number(s) provided for the School Reach system to use should change.

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WISD recognizes teachers and paraprofessionals of the year by campus.

District Events

New Student Registration
Date: 8/3/2015, 8 AM 11 AM
New Student Registration
Date: 8/3/2015, 1 PM 4 PM
New Student Registration
Date: 8/4/2015, 8 AM 11 AM
New Student Registration
Date: 8/4/2015, 1 PM 4 PM
New Student Registration
Date: 8/5/2015, 8 AM 11 AM