A playground for all

Along with the unveiling of the sun this week, Hewitt Elementary opened up a new handicap accessible playground. The project includes 3,000 square feet of rubber ground that is wheelchair friendly, as well as a wheel chair glider swing, a wheelchair accessible ramp, and lowered steps for...

Homecoming Queen, Court 2018 Oct17

Homecoming Queen, Co...

  Homecoming Queen Makayla Parker is the daughter of Michael and Jennifer Parker of Hewitt.  Makayla’s school achievements and activities have included Spirit of Midway, AVID, Theatre, and Soccer.  Her favorite community activity has been volunteering at Spring Valley’s Fall Carnival and...

Outstanding Art Educator Oct12

Outstanding Art Educ...

Midway Middle School Art Teacher Rhonda Goff has been named the 2018 Middle School Outstanding Art Educator by the Texas Art Education Association for her significant contributions to the association and to art education on the state. Goff has served as Regional Director for Region 12 Jr....

National Merit Honorees Oct09

National Merit Honor...

Midway High School students have a legacy of outstanding performance in standardized testing, ranking above both state and national averages on both the SAT and ACT. This year’s seniors are no exception. Twelve students have received notice of recognition through the National Merit Program,...

Summer training manifests in Fall Oct01

Summer training mani...

Midway Teachers Turn Summer Learning into Teachable Moments by: Courtney Jerkins   The summer is a time to rest, relax, and travel. But, this past summer, teachers throughout Midway spent their time “off” preparing for the 2018-2019 school year. In June and July, Midway’s dedicated teachers...

Media Honor Roll Sep20

Media Honor Roll

Local Media Named to State Honor Roll   Midway ISD has selected ten media representatives to the 2018 Media Honor Roll, a program sponsored by the Texas Association of School Boards (TASB). The Media Honor Roll recognizes media representatives statewide for fair and balanced reporting of news...

International Science & Engineering Fair Sep12

International Scienc...

Midway Junior Wins Second Place and an Asteroid at International Science Fair After winning first place at the Texas State Science Fair, Midway Junior Remi Labeille competed in the 2018 Intel International Science & Engineering Fair (ISEF). In the category of Chemical Energy, Remi won...

Region 12 Outstanding Assistant Principal of the Year Sep12

Region 12 Outstandin...

April Harris, Assistant Principal of Midway Middle School, has been selected to represent the Texas Association of Secondary School Principals (TASSP) as a Region 12 Outstanding Assistant Principal of the Year.  TASSP recognizes outstanding principals and assistant principals from the twenty...

126 AP Scholar Awards Aug29

126 AP Scholar Award...

162 students at Midway High School have earned AP Scholar Awards in recognition of their exceptional achievement on AP Exams. The College Board’s Advanced Placement Program® (AP®) provides willing and academically prepared students with the opportunity to take rigorous college-level courses...

Debate Finishes Top 34 in Nation Aug28

Debate Finishes Top ...

The Policy Debate team of Hanxing Kuang and Anna Lucas (Midway KL) competed at the National Speech & Debate Association National Tournament in Fort Lauderdale, Florida, in June. 186 teams competed in the Policy Debate division at NSDA Nationals. Midway KL completed prelims with a 4-2...