Midway Theatre Students Qualify for International Thespian Festival Dec11

Midway Theatre Stude...

Fifteen Midway theatre students qualified for the International Thespian Festival in June. The Texas Thespian Festival (the state level) was held on Nov. 15-18 at the Gaylord Texan in Grapevine.  Christina Julian was selected as a new State Thespian Officer taking over for last year’s...

MMS All-Region Orchestra Nov29

MMS All-Region Orche...

The MMS and Intermediate orchestra musicians attended the All-Region orchestra auditions this month. Twenty-seven middle school students, directed by Terence Guerrero, participated and 15 made it into the all-region orchestra including one student from River Valley Intermediate....

MMS All-Region Band Nov29

MMS All-Region Band

On November 4, the MMS band attended All-Region band auditions (hosted at Midway Middle School). A record-breaking 54 musicians made either the Symphonic or Concert All-Region bands and had one 1st alternate. Fourteen students were named 1st chair. The Texas Music Educators Association which...

H.O.T. Fair and Rodeo Results Oct17

H.O.T. Fair and Rode...

The results are in! Heart of Texas Fair and Rodeo has awarded 53 Midway students with medals (and a crown) in categories ranging from Magazine Ads to Spelling Bee. The results are below. Congratulations to all Midway participants! HOT PSA winners: 2017 Magazine Ad: Grand Champion Aleena...

Midway Students Win Big At Film Festivals Oct10

Midway Students Win ...

48 Hour Film Festival Seven Midway AV Production students participated in the 48 Hour Film Festival this summer in Dallas. Their film “The Perfect Guy” won 2nd place for Best Film. At the festival, videography students gather for a 48-hour dash to write, shoot, and edit a short...

Midway 5th Graders Receive Pocket Constitutions Sep20

Midway 5th Graders R...

The Alexander Breckenridge Society of the Children of the American Revolution in Waco, Texas have donated Pocket Constitutions to each fifth-grade student at Midway.  Along with the constitutions for each student, each Social Studies teacher at both River Valley Intermediate and Woodgate...

New Strength & Conditioning Coach, Kevin Yoxall Jun21

New Strength & ...

A veteran of 28 years on the collegiate level,  Mr. Yoxall spent 3 years as the Head Strength and Conditioning Coach at Rice University. Prior to Rice, he supervised the strength and conditioning programs at Strake Jesuit Prep in Houston for one year. Mr. Yoxall was also the Head Strength and...

MMS PALs Raise $2500 for Community Cancer Association Jun12

MMS PALs Raise $2500...

MMS Peer Assistance & Leadership (PALs) program raised $2500 during the 2016-2017 year. They presented the giant check to the Community Cancer Association of McLennan Country. The Community Cancer Association(CCA) works with local cancer patients and their families to address some of the...

Students Ace National French Exam Jun07

Students Ace Nationa...

On May 23, Midway High School the National French Exam (Le Grand Concours) and some were inducted into the National French Honor Society (Société Honoraire de Français).    The following are the results of the exam: Level 1: Anna Turner – silver- 90th percentile (rank #4 Cen. Texas chapter...

Students Win State U...

The Interscholastic League Press (ILPC) Individual Achievement Awards (IAAs) honor top high school journalists in the state. Midway students and graduated were recently honored with four awards. In the yearbook category, the senior ads team of Miranda Williams (2016 graduate), Julissa Cabral...