Education Foundation...

Rhonda Reiman has been teaching for 19 years, but in the past three years at Midway Middle School she has established herself as an outstanding teacher. On Tuesday morning the Midway ISD Education Foundation awarded Reiman for her excellence by awarding the Jeanie Holdbrook Moss Scholarship...

Legends and Legacies...

Woodway Elementary is “Growing!” WACO, Texas- Katie, a third grader at Woodway Elementary, never thought that her love for beauty in nature could ever coincide with her love for school. Her passion for making things beautiful ignited after she read Miss Rumphius by Barbara Cooney, a fictional...

River Valley Student...

  Kaela Smith, a sixth grade art student at River Valley Intermediate, was a finalist in the Treasures of the Texas Coast Art Contest. As one of 40 winners, Kaela’s art will be featured on the Texas General Land Office’s 2014 Adopt-A-Beach calendar.   All 40 winners receive a ticket...

Kindness is Catching...

In honor and memory of the students of Sandy Hook Elementary, students at Castleman Creek Elementary made bookmarks. Each class drews the name of another classroom at CCE and created bookmarks for that class. While coloring the bookmarks, students discussed positive character traits such as...

2012 Academic Rodeo ...

2012 Heart of Texas Fair & Rodeo Midway’s Academic Rodeo Results     Math Bee Results: Elementary 1st Grade Grand Champion William Lutz (SB)   2nd Grade Grand Champion Dahbin Shim (SB) 3rd Place Hajin Sim (SB) 4th Place Hunter Shi (SB) 5th Place Wendy Davenport (WW)...

River Valley Student...

Laura Pressman, a sixth grader at River Valley, was one of ten 1stplace winners out of over 4,000 entries in the state-wide 2012 Texas General Land Office Adopt-A-Beach Children’s Art Contest. A total of 39 other students from across Texas also earned honors for artwork depicting their love...

WWE Wins Grand Prize...

Woodway Elementary advanced art students won Grand Prize for the Waco Downtown Farmers Market art contest.  The theme was “La Vida” celebrating local farm life.  The students worked cooperatively with art teacher Sarah McCormick to create their collage.  Students received a nice plaque and a...

Happy holidays from ...

Midway has a tradition of inviting our students to submit designs for our holiday cards. This year we had exceptional artwork to choose from and the cards were digitally turned into a mosaic using an app. The combination of creativity and technology turned out beautifully. J’Lynn Gus, 4th...

MMS student wins reg...

Eighth grader Allison Overpeck is in her first year of elective art, but she is already winning cash awards for her work. Allison designed a logo for Library Jubilee, a program of Education Service Center Region 12, and she won $100. All students from ESC 12’s 77 districts were eligible for...

Woodway Students Hun...

by Devin Etzold, Baylor University Intern Fourth grade students at Woodway Elementary were transported to a real life history lesson that brought to life the backstory of the First Street Cemetery. The expedition turned students into “History Hunters” who were responsible for conducting an...