Choir Scholarships 2019 May24

Choir Scholarships 2...

On May 21, seven senior choir students were awarded scholarships at the annual Choir Banquet held in The Pavilion at the Carleen Bright Arboretum. $500 scholarships were awarded to Timothy Bang, Ashley Brewer, Molly Maupin, Josie Pooler, Lauren Ridgway, and Grant Seeger. Additionally, a...

Seventh Graders Outperform 95% of High School Testers May23

Seventh Graders Outp...

Eleven Midway Middle School seventh graders have been recognized in the Duke Talent Identification Program. Duke TIP students are selected nationwide each year based on their high-level performances on grade-level standardized test scores, and only those who score at or above the 95th...

MHS JOURNALISM STUDE...

Photo of Ricky Lacy in a MHS game vs Belton, Photo by Marshal Tompkins won second place. Several MHS students won state level awards May 4 at the UIL Interscholastic League Press Conference in Austin. Individual Achievement Award winners were:  In Newspaper Categories Kendall Lowe and...

Midway ISD Excels in this Year’s CDE Competition May16

Midway ISD Excels in...

Pictured: Midway’s State Champion Vet Sciences Team Midway was represented well at the FFA’s yearly Career and Leadership Development Events (CDE) Competition. Student’s competed in events and teams such as Vet Science, Tractor Tech, Food Science, and Farm Business Management. The FFA’s...

MHS BPA Wins Big at Nationals May10

MHS BPA Wins Big at ...

Midway High School’s Business Professionals of America (BPA) students competed for national titles last week in Anaheim, California. Congratulations to these hard-working students! BACK ROW:  LEFT TO RIGHT Madison Hall, Kyle Plaskett, Joey Hogins, Dax Duncan, Richard Hutcheson, Hayden...

MHS Senior Wins Essa...

Jessica Haner reads her winning piece from The Optimist Club of Waco Essay Contest at the banquet this week. Photo by Jamie Beavers By Christian Boesche, MHS Independent Study in Journalism Student Midway High School Senior Jessica Haner won The Optimist Club of Waco Essay Contest. Club...

Midway announces new leader of instruction May07

Midway announces new...

Midway Independent School District Board of Trustees welcomed a familiar face to a key role in today’s Special Called Board Meeting. Dr. Aaron Peña, the current principal of Woodgate Intermediate School, has been named the new Assistant Superintendent of Curriculum and Instruction for the...

Woodgate Intermediate 6th Grader Andreea Turcanu Wins at Texas Coast Children’s Art Contest Apr27

Woodgate Intermediat...

Many students submitted their pieces in this year’s Texas Coast Children’s Art Contest, and the winners have just been announced. Among the first prize winners is Woodgate Intermediate’s own Andreea Turcanu! All 40 winners will receive a ticket to the USS Lexington in Corpus...

Hewitt Lion’s ...

Hewitt Elementary students were surprised with “Earth Boxes” at their morning assembly last Thursday. The “Earth Box” is an easy gardening system that does not require digging. The Hewitt Lion’s Club (HLC) purchased an “Earth Box” for each grade level...

Class of 2019 Senior Favorites Apr11

Class of 2019 Senior...

Courtesy of MHS Student Council, adapted from event script Congratulations to the class favorites of 2019! Best Dressed The young ladies nominated were Josie Pooler, Madi Powell, Maddie Smith and Taylor Vasek. The gentlemen nominated were Caleb Aguilar, Carter Forrest, Grant Seeger and...

Rising Star Lighting...

Third annual honoree selected as Sharron Zachry Rising Star Award recipient Congratulations to this year’s Sharron Zachry Rising Star Award recipient, Adam Miller! This 2011 Midway High School graduate has been recognized for his outstanding service as the Science Coordinator for Woodway...

MHS Students Win Sta...

Annaliese and Kendall with their certificates.Kendall Lowe (left) and Annaliese Rose (right) pictured with their winning entry (Photo by Hailey Fisher). The National Federation of Press Women Texas award committee has just announced the winners of their 2019 High School Journalism Contest. ...

MHS Brings UIL District Apr10

MHS Brings UIL Distr...

Congratulations to the UIL Speech, Debate, and Academic Team members who placed first in district! Advancing Teams:  “Violet Sharp”  One Act Play students advanced to district.The academic team will also advance several students to regionals at Baylor in two weeks.   First Place Teams:...

MHS Senior Wins $20,...

By Mariah Cox, MHS Independent Study in Journalism student Midway High School AVID student and senior Jasmine Salazar was one of the select few Dell Scholarship winners announced March 8th. Her award includes a $20,000 scholarship, a Dell mentor to help her with questions about academic,...

Learning a La Carte

New Mobile Kitchen Offers Learning Opportunities to Students Order up! Midway students now have the opportunity to learn basic cooking skills and apply them to lessons in Math, English Language Arts, Science and Social Studies. “I saw one of these kitchens being used at a school I taught at...

All-State Choir Mar26

All-State Choir

Midway High School choral students performed with the Texas All-State Mixed Choir in San Antonio, Saturday, February 16, 2019 at the Henry B. Gonzalez Convention Center as part of the 2019 Texas Music Educators Association Clinic/Convention. Congratulations to: Timothy Bang (Tenor 2 –...

VASE Students Qualify for State Mar26

VASE Students Qualif...

Congratulations Art Students! On Saturday, February 16t, The High School Art Department took 30 students to Harker Heights High School to compete in the annual TAEA Visual Arts Scholastic Regional and Area Event. They competed against entries from various high schools in our Region. After a...

Midway High School Senior Zoe Tripp Wins Public Speaking Competition Mar25

Midway High School S...

Midway High School FFA Senior Zoe Tripp’s recent win at a public speaking contest resulted in a hefty award. Tripp, a MISD FFA member since 10th grade, won the animal science division of the San Antonio Public Speaking Contest. This win came with a $10,000 scholarship. In her event, she gave...

Tractor Tech Team Places 3rd at Houston Livestock Show Mar25

Tractor Tech Team Pl...

This past weekend, Midway High School’s Tractor Technician Team competed in the Houston Livestock Show, placing 3rd overall and taking home thousands of dollars worth of prizes. Zoe Tripp was the only female in the state to make it into the top ten teams at finals, breaking down...