IF SIXTH GRADERS HOPPED LIKE A FROG Jan11

IF SIXTH GRADERS HOP...

Midway sixth graders at River Valley Intermediate School and Woodgate Intermediate School were visited by award-winning science and mathematics children’s author David M. Schwartz. This visit was made possible by a grant from the Midway ISD Education Foundation. Schwartz is the author of If...

Rookie Assistance Awards Sep22

Rookie Assistance Aw...

  Midway ISD employs a number of new teachers each year. Some of these employees are first year teachers, and they often have few supplies or decorations for their classrooms. Often, teachers would like to have these additional items for their classrooms so that their rooms are as attractive...

Education Foundation Invests in the Future Through Special Reading Instruction May27

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The Midway ISD Education Foundation has granted classroom grant wishes for almost twelve years now, but this year the nonprofit organization is reaching out to help provide extensive reading training for primary grade level teachers. With the support of a grant from the Alcoa Foundation, the...

Dare to Compare: CSI Midway Mar03

Dare to Compare: CSI...

As a child, we often times dream about playing a character on our favorite investigation show. For students in Kasha Gorham’s class, students were able to see their dreams come to life. Due to a grant provided and funded by the Midway ISD Education Foundation, Kasha Gorham’s class was able to...

Showcase of Stars Honorees Announced Feb16

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The Midway Independent School District is proud to announce this year’s Showcase of Stars banquet honoring students who have excelled academically and the teachers who have inspired these exemplary students over the years. The academic banquet will be held on May 12th at First Baptist Church...

Lighting the Path to Success Feb05

Lighting the Path to...

Technology has rapidly branched out to younger generations allowing them to excel in their studies. With the help of generous donors, Woodway Elementary School has had the opportunity to put their “Lightbox Grant” into effect which was funded by the Midway ISD Education Foundation. Lightbox...

A Foundation of Insp...

Midway graduate gives back to foster success Reflecting on his experience growing up in Midway ISD, Brian Townley, Class of 1988, recognizes that his motivation was shaped and molded by teachers who empowered him to succeed. “I think of education as the means of developing our greatest...

Midway Grad to star ...

  What do a Baptist, a brunette with handcuffs, & a botched engagement have in common? Jenny King is going to answer this question at the 2015 Edinburgh fringe festival in the international debut of “Reconciling.” While growing up in Woodway, Jenny King was an active member in Waco...

So We Want to Build Some Bookshelves Feb13

So We Want to Build ...

Teachers are used to hearing the question “When am I actually going to use this in real life?” Maybe it relates to a book the students are reading or maybe a math problem. Regardless of what it is, students always wonder if what they are learning is something that they will use...

Education Foundation Designates $100,000 for Classroom Grants Feb03

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The Midway ISD Education Foundation met Jan. 27 for their annual meeting to review the past year and to determine fund allocation for the coming year. The Board determined that they will be able to give out over $100,000 in proposed grant and program expenses in the coming year. This is just...