#1MidwayScience Tweets of the Month – October 2018 Nov09

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Search #1MidwayScience on Twitter to see Midway K-12 science in action.   Featured Tweeters from October were: Katy McConal, Haylee Boast, Amanda Endsley, April McAdams, Allison Dungan, Kelly Capron, Kristin Kegley, Kasha Gorham, Trista Barnett, Lorrane Ludewig, Christy Glaser, Abbi...

Two National Accolades Nov02

Two National Accolad...

Midway Teacher Recognized at National Level in Two Fields in One Month It’s been quite a month for Susan Jones, debate and computer science teacher at Midway High School. Jones, who has worked at Midway since 2011, was announced as a national-level educator in both computer science and debate...

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Search #1MidwayScience on Twitter to see Midway K-12 science in action.   Featured Tweeters from August and September were: Rachel Abarca-Contreras, Andrea Anderson, Emily Arlitt, Christy Baish, Matt Bennett, Tonya Bottoms, Jennifer Davis, Christopher Eberlein, Monica Flemister, Jacki...

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...

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...

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Search #1MidwayScience on Twitter to see Midway K-12 science in action. Summer’s Featured Tweeters are: Morgan Castillo, Sami Cox, Elizabeth Fox, Jennifer Gibson, Blythe Guerra, and Meera Hodges! Also over the Summer, #1MidwayScience received a special Science shout-out from River...

First Year Teachers ...

First year teachers to Midway ISD were welcomed warmly to Midway ISD during the August 6 new employee orientation training with a $150 reimbursement provided by the Midway ISD Education Foundation and John Houston Custom Homes. Education Weekly says the average teacher spends $479 out of...

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Search #1MidwayScience on Twitter to see Midway K-12 science in action.   May’s Featured Tweeters are: Holly Land, ShaLynna Mosley, and Dr. Aaron Pena!            Also in May, #1MidwayScience received special Science shout-outs from River Valley Intermediate and Speegleville Elementary....

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Search #1MidwayScience on Twitter to see Midway K-12 science in action.   April’s Featured Tweeters were: Haylee Boast, Elizabeth Fox, Jennifer Gibson, April McAdams, Nancy Patel, Amy Roenfanz, Andrea Ruiz, Jennifer Stanley, and Dawn Walker!      Also in April, #1MidwayScience received...

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Search #1MidwayScience on Twitter to see Midway K-12 science in action.   March’s Featured Tweeters were: Susie Baley, Kappy Edwards, Christy Glaser, Darian Schmeltekopf, and Corinne Stephenson!     Also in March, #1MidwayScience received special Science shout-outs from River Valley...

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Search #1MidwayScience on Twitter to see Midway K-12 science in action.   February’s Featured Tweeters are: Jill Cartwright, Jennifer Davis, Jacki Friedholm, Marla Jaynes, Missy Keen, Courtney Miller, Donna Stovall, and Susan Whitley!       Also in February, #1MidwayScience received...

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Search #1MidwayScience on Twitter to see Midway K-12 science in action.   In January, #1MidwayScience received special Science shout-outs from Midway, Castleman Creek Elementary, Speegleville Elementary, and South Bosque Elementary.     January’s Featured Tweeters are: Andrea Anderson,...

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Search #1MidwayScience on Twitter to see Midway K-12 science in action. December’s featured Tweeters are Rachel Abarca-Contreras, Tonya Bottoms, Kristi Clark, Sydney Groveton, Blythe Guerra, Tasha Haferkamp, Kristen Holland, Abbi Hope, Suzanne Kelley, Peggy Kilgo, Taylor Lange, Nancy...

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Search #1MidwayScience on Twitter to see MISD K-12 science in action.   November’s featured Tweeters are Emily Arlitt, Andrei Perdon, Ginger Rhodes, Erica Serrato, and Jenna Zerebny!     Have you searched #1MidwayScience...

Midway Science Teach...

Midway’s very own Holly Land won the 2017 Ernest and Sarah Butler Awards for Excellence in Science Teaching. She is featured in the November issue of Texas Magazine.  You can view the article on pages 19-20 of the magazine by clicking...

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Search #1MidwayScience on Twitter to see all of the amazing things going on in science classrooms across the district! October’s featured Tweeters are Kasha Gorham, Amy Millet, Nancy Patel, Debbie Strouse, Jackie Villarreal, and Diane...

#1MidwayScience Twee...

Presenting the #1MidwayScience Tweets of the Month!  The featured tweets for September 2017 are…   Morgan Castillo, Elizabeth Fox, Jennifer Gibson, Aaron Nowell, Jennifer Stanley, and Lora Tepe!   Check back at the end of October for the October Tweets of the Month.  And, don’t...

Partly Cloudy with a...

This time of year you might feel that you actually could fry an egg on the hot sidewalk, but a quick look at the Wunderground website (www.wunderground.com) might confirm the actual temperature very close to your own neighborhood. Through a gift to the Midway ISD Education Foundation, KWTX...

Congratulations to Our 2017 Retirees May25

Congratulations to O...

Congratulations to Our 2017 Retirees Thank you for your combined 350 years of service to the children of Midway ISD!   CASTLEMAN CREEK ELEMENTARY Debbie Dibrell ~ HEWITT ELEMENTARY Pam Chick, Nancy Hurst, Carol Jones, Gloria McFarling, Rosa Reveles & Crecencia Zuniga ~ SOUTH...

TEPSA Regional AP Of The Year, Beth Olson Apr25

TEPSA Regional AP Of...

Beth Olson, assistant principal at Woodway Elementary, is one of the Texas Elementary Principals and Supervisors Association (TEPSA) Assistant Principals of the Year. Twenty AP’s all over Texas earn this prestigious honor. The peer-based award recognizes assistant principals for their...

Odajima Named Texas Assistant Principal of the Year Dec14

Odajima Named Texas ...

  Midway High School Associate Principal Becky Odajima is the Texas Assistant Principal of the Year, as named by the Texas Association of Secondary School Principals (TASSP).   Superintendent Dr. George Kazanas said of Odajima, “We are certainly so proud of [her]. She is highly intelligent...

Extra Mile Winners Oct27

Extra Mile Winners

  Four times a year, Midway ISD honors employees who go above and beyond the call of duty for students and colleagues. The first honorees for this school year are:   Sidney McCune, cafeteria manager at River Valley Intermediate Ms. McCune was nominated by Sarah Holland. Mrs. Holland said,...

Midway leaders sweep regional awards Aug05

Midway leaders sweep...

Midway ISD is proud to announce that assistant principals from three MISD campuses swept the Region 12 assistant principal of the year awards for every grade level in their respective professional development organizations. Christy Watley was named Elementary Assistant Principal of the Year...

Spring Valley Assistant Principal Recognized with Peer-Based Award May05

Spring Valley Assist...

Spring Valley Elementary Assistant Principal Christy Watley is amongst twenty assistant principals state-wide who were recently named Region Assistant Principals of the Year by the Texas Elementary Principals and Supervisors Association (TEPSA). The peer-based award recognizes assistant...

Impact in Leadership for Texas Mathematics Mar15

Impact in Leadership...

Debbie Perry, District Coordinator of Elementary Mathematics for Midway ISD, was selected by the Southern Methodist University (SMU) Research in Mathematics Education (RME) unit to receive the Impact in Leadership award at the 5th Annual Research-to-Practice Conference on February 19, 2016. ...

Three Midway Principals Selected as Texas National Distinguished Principal Finalists Mar03

Three Midway Princip...

Nine Texas principals were recently selected as Texas National Distinguished Principal (NDP) finalists by the Texas Elementary Principals and Supervisors Association (TEPSA)… and three of the nine are from Midway ISD! The award recipient will be announced in May at a surprise school...

Nation’s largest science education conference features Midway teachers Nov16

Nation’s large...

On November 12-14, 2015, several Midway elementary, intermediate, and middle school teachers attended the Conference for the Advancement of Science Teaching, better known as CAST. CAST is the annual meeting of the Science Teachers Association of Texas (STAT), and it is the largest state...

Extra Mile Award Winners Oct21

Extra Mile Award Win...

  Midway ISD has more than 1,000 outstanding employees, but some stellar staff members still stand out by going the extra mile. This quarter, we would like to recognize four people who make Midway better on a daily basis.   Kevin Summers, Midway’s Manager of Custodians, works closely with the...