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...

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...

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 &...

Friends of Midway 2017 May30

Friends of Midway 20...

A translator, a law mentor, an avid reader, a creator of learning environments, and a provider of elementary literacy… true friends of Midway’s public schools are fulfilling diverse needs of a robust school system. Each year, the district recognizes voluntary gifts of individuals and...

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...

Midway ISD Announces New Director of Bands May25

Midway ISD Announces...

Midway Independent School District is pleased to announce the district’s new director of bands, a dynamic leader selected to build the district’s band program into a premier organization. Panther Nation welcomes Pam Hyatt, who will be joining MISD from China Spring ISD for the 2017-2018...

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...

Senior wins National Vocal Award, College Bound May12

Senior wins National...

Midway senior, Brittany Brewer, was awarded First Place in the Martha Marcks Mack Junior Vocal Award by the National Federation of Music Clubs.  This national award is given each year to a deserving and talented singer in high school grades 10, 11, 12 for the purpose of further musical study....

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 earns national recognition for battling hunger May03

Midway earns nationa...

National award program recognizes innovation and excellence in public schools  Nearly one in three Midway students qualifies for assistance just to have breakfast or lunch at school—but who helps over the weekends and holidays? Hunger Free MISD has served 15,000 packs of food to students most...

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...

A Baseball Blessing Apr25

A Baseball Blessing

MHS Senior, Tyler Davis has been a “buddy” for the Challenger Division Little League for several years. His “buddy” is Ben, MHS Freshman, who has Cerebral Palsy. The students get to share their love of baseball through the Challenger Division program established in...

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...

Traveling Toward Texas History – A Trip to the Bosque Museum Apr19

Traveling Toward Tex...

Fourth grade students at South Bosque Elementary School were given the opportunity to travel back in time and experience life in Paleo America on a field trip to the Bosque Museum in Clifton, TX. “I want my students to experience the historic and prehistoric resources that the Bosque Museum...

All Aboard the STEAM Train! Apr19

All Aboard the STEAM...

Students who can think critically are able to solve problems effectively and will be more successful adults and employees in their future workplaces. Holly Land, fourth grade science and social studies teacher at South Bosque Elementary School, implemented Destination Imagination to help...

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 Orchestra Soloists En Route to Prestigious Summer Programs Apr12

Midway Orchestra Sol...

Wilson Burnett, Junior Wilson will be attending the Baylor String Quartet Camp in early June. He will also attend Apple Hill Chamber Music Workshop in New Hampshire in mid to late June. Apple Hill exists to create, perform, and teach chamber music at the highest standard, broaden the...