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  • Trustees Approve Order Calling for Bond May 2020

    The bond proposal was presented to the Board by two members of the Long Term Planning Committee during the regular board meeting February 10, 2020. The committee, which convened in August 2019, was comprised of parents, school board members, teachers, administrators, and other community members who either reside in the school district's boundaries or who have children enrolled. Click headline to learn more, or visit willisisd.org/bond2020.

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  • Information on Coronavirus

    The 2019 coronavirus is a new virus that causes respiratory illness in people and can spread from person-to-person. The virus is NOT currently spreading in communities in the United States, and there have been NO cases identified in Texas. The greatest risk of infection is for people in China or people who have traveled to China. Click headline to view more information.

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  • Willis Students Win Big in Rodeo Art Contest

    Willis ISD students participated in the Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo School Art competition on Jan 16, 2020. Winning artwork will be on display at the Hayloft Gallery at NRG during the Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo March 3-22.  Juliann Wallet - Best of Show, Willis HS; Hanna Wilson - Gold Medal, Willis HS; Brooke Brenham - Gold Medal, Willis HS; Rubi Flores - Special Merit, Willis HS;  Ava Hardin - Best of Show, Jr High Brabham; Mackenzie Lazrine - Gold Medal, Jr High Lynn Lucas; Gracyn Ice - Best of Show, Elem Cannan; Emma Stalder - Gold Medal, Elem Turner. Click headline to view all art.

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  • Superintendent Harkrider Named 2019-20 Empowered Superintendent by K-12 Chief Technology Officer Council

    Superintendent Tim Harkrider was named the 2019-2020 Empowered Superintendent by the K-12 CTO Council at the organization's annual conference. Harkrider was honored for his work in bringing meaningful technology learning to the classrooms of Willis ISD.

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  • Advanced Academics Information

    District and high school administrators recently held an Advanced Academics information night for Class of 2022 students and parents. Click on headline to view this information.

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  • Willis ISD Education Foundation BBQ Bash

    Get your boots ready! The WISD Education Foundation's Annual BBQ Bash is Sat., Feb. 22, 7-11 pm at the North Montgomery County Community Center. Tickets available now for $15 at 204 W. Rogers Street, or call 936-856-1311. Tickets will be $20 at the door. Reserve tables are available at the phone number listed. Come out and enjoy music, food, dancing and a live & silent auction. All proceeds go toward WISD teacher/classroom grants!

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  • January MVP - Dakotah Epple

    Dakotah Epple, a second grade teacher at Turner Elementary, was named District MVP for January and honored at the board meeting.

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  • Elementary Student of the Month Honored

    Tanner Lucius, a fifth grade student at Turner Elementary, was honored by the school board as the Elementary Student of the Month for January. His teacher Mrs. Durrenberger recognized him for his hard work and kindness.

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  • Secondary Student of the Month

    Audrey Roberts, an eighth grade student at Brabham Middle School, was named the district's Secondary Student of the Month at the January Board Meeting. She was honored by her teacher Ms. Richter.

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  • School Board Recognition Month

    January is School Board Recognition Month, and Willis ISD is taking time this month to say thank you to our board members for their dedication and commitment to Willis ISD students and the Willis Community. Pictured from front: Tim Harkrider, Superintendent, Michelle Bischof, Christen Arnold, Sue Ann Powell, Robin Sproba, Rebecca Broussard, Cliff Williams, Kyle Hoegemeyer

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  • Health and Wellness Fair

    Save the Date for the District Health & Wellness Fair, Saturday, Feb. 29, 2020 from 9-11am at Willis High School. The event is free and open to all parents, students, staff members and the community at large. Vendors of all kinds will be on hand to share the resources and services they have to offer. Sample healthy food by our Willis High School Culinary Arts students, have fun with some home exercise lessons by our PE instructors, and more. 

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  • Willis High School Top Ten Students Named

    We are proud to announce Willis High School’s top ten students for the Class of 2020.Congratulations to: Vivian Ortiz, Cali Barlow, Peyton Payne, Lily Utecht, Elena Yanez, Reece Harkrider, Isabella Sunquist, Grace Hoegemeyer, Sloane Veronico and Cameryn Sebastian.

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  • Willis ISD Addressing Student Vaping

    The use of e-cigarettes, or "vaping," is a rapidly growing and dangerous trend among young people around the country. Willis ISD is launching an anti-vaping initiative to address these concerns with students and parents.  We believe that parents and educators have a shared responsibility to shape our children’s future, including educating them about potential dangers and consequences. Superintendent Tim Harkrider released a letter to all parents on Monday, October 7, 2019. You can read the full letter, in English and Spanish, by clicking on the headline above to visit the resources page.

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  • Willis ISD Earns “B” in TEA’s 2019 A-F Accountability Rating System

    Willis ISD has earned an overall rating of “B” in TEA’s preliminary 2019 Accountability Ratings. The district earned an overall score of 85.

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