Class of 2017 Valedictorian and Salutatorian Jun01

Class of 2017 Valedi...

Midway High School Valedictorian Edward Sangyoon Kim is the son of Sung-Kun Kim and Sang-Nam Yi of Waco. Edward won the Intel International Science and Engineering Fair (Intel ISEF) 2016 Best of Category and 1st Grand Award in Biochemistry, earning him the Intel and Indo-U.S. Science &...

MHS Debate Team Sweeps District, Quarterfinals at State and Qualify for Nationals May12

MHS Debate Team Swee...

District Competition Results: Edward Kim & Hanson Kuang – 1st Karissa Cleaver & Anna Lucas – 2nd Stephen Bender & Ben White – 3rd (alternates for State) Hanson Kuang* won Top Speaker   The MHS Debate team competed at the UIL CX State tournament Austin. The team of Anna Lucas...

Midway Seventh Graders Test Higher than Half the Nation’s Seniors Apr21

Midway Seventh Grade...

An impressive 18 Midway Middle School students qualified for the 36th annual Duke University Talent Identification Program’s State Recognition. The seventh grade students who received this honor earned scores equal to or better than half of the college-bound junior and seniors who took the...

Midway Student Places in National Entrepreneur Competition Apr19

Midway Student Place...

Midway Sophomore, Addison Bain won 3rd place in the nationwide Baylor Youth Entrepreneur of the Year contest. Addison was nominated earlier this year by  2 Midway H.S. teachers and 1 H.S. Counselor (unbeknownst to each other), into this contest. She was awarded 3rd place and spent the day at...

Two Midway Seniors Named Dell Scholars Apr19

Two Midway Seniors N...

Two Midway High School seniors, Julie Nguyen and Shaurmeyun “Shea” Isaac, have earned $20,000 scholarships from the Michael and Susan Dell Foundation.   Students who are chosen as Dell Scholars have demonstrated grit, potential and ambition in their quest for a college...

Midway Senior Receives Big Technology Honor Mar27

Midway Senior Receiv...

Midway senior, Maddie Schwarz has been selected as a 2017 recipient of the National Center for Women & Information Technology (NCWIT) Aspirations in Computing award. The National Center for Women & Information Technology (NCWIT) is the only national non-profit focused on women’s...

MHS Freshman Performs Duties as Honorary Senate Page Feb24

MHS Freshman Perform...

MHS freshman, David Granger traveled to Austin Thursday to serve as honorary page during a session of the 85th General Assembly of the Texas Senate. Granger received an invitation to participate in the Senate Honorary Page Program from Texas State Senator Brian Birdwell (R-Granbury). Senator...

Midway Junior Spends Day in Senate Jan12

Midway Junior Spends...

Midway junior and Miss Teen Waco, Madeline Nichols, spent the first day of the legislative session with Representative Doc Anderson and Senator Brian Birdwell at the State Capitol in Austin. Nichols was crowned Miss Teen Waco in August 2016. Her community involvement platform is “A...

Homecoming Queen Lexi Smock Oct11

Homecoming Queen Lex...

  Class of 2017 Homecoming Queen is Lexi Smock. Lexi is the daughter of Jackie Van Schoik and Albert Smock. Lexi’s school achievements & activities have included varsity cheer co-captain, band, and state qualifier for power lifting. Her favorite community activity has been competing...

Record 17 Midway Students Recognized by National Merit Program Oct07

Record 17 Midway Stu...

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, and in fact, this phenomenal class has set an impressive record. Seventeen students –the...