Faubion Teacher and Student Win D/FW Barnes & Noble My Favorite Teacher Contest

McKinney, Texas - Faubion Middle School 6th grader Tanushree (Shree) Chandran walked into Debbie Bennett’s ELAR class, sat down and began taking out her things. She scanned the board for any pressing instructions, and her gaze came to rest on the words, “Writing Opportunity.”

2015-2016 MISD Cheerleading Results

McKinney, TX - The 2015-2016 Cheerleading Results:

Caldwell Principal Chris Clark to Lead Press Elementary in 2015 - 2016

McKinney, Texas - “We are excited about the opportunity that Chris Clark brings to the table as the new leader of Press Elementary,” said McKinney ISD Superintendent Dr. Rick McDaniel. “Chris has demonstrated tremendous leadership skill while at Caldwell, and many of the programs that he has implemented during his tenure are also in place at Press.”

Board Approves Dr. Dan White as new Director of Fine Arts

McKinney, Texas - The McKinney Independent School District has chosen Dan White, Ph.D., to lead the district’s fine arts department. The McKinney ISD Board of Trustees approved the decision Tuesday night.

MHS Hosts Annual MISD/Raytheon LASER Competition

McKinney, TX — On Friday, April 17, McKinney High School hosted the 5th annual high school LASER (Leadership and Science Ensure Results) competition to wrap up another successful year of partnership with Raytheon through McKinney ISD physics classes.

MISD 2015 National Merit Finalists and National Achievement Finalist Announced

McKinney, Texas - Seniors Katherine Procter, Haven Trahan and Blair Walker from McKinney Boyd High School along with Aaron Mead from McKinney North High School have been named National Merit Scholarship Finalists, and Stephanie Ohagi from McKinney High School is a National Achievement Scholarship Finalist.

SAT Blitz Camp #4 Scheduled for April 29 & 30

McKinney, Texas - McKinney ISD is pleased to offer its fourth scheduled SAT preparation “Blitz Camp” for 2014-2015. As always, the camp will be delivered in two afternoon sessions and will take place at all three MISD high schools.
 

MISD Law Enforcement Students Win at Regional, Look Ahead to State Competition

McKinney, Texas - The McKinney High School and McKinney Boyd High School Law Enforcement Explorer Clubs hosted a Regional Explorer Competition at McKinney Boyd High School on March 21 that put students’ burgeoning law enforcement skills to the test in eight possible police response scenarios. Now, five MISD teams are headed to state.

Press Principal Paige Hanks Announces Retirement

McKinney, Texas - Long time McKinney ISD administrator Paige Hanks has announced her plan to retire at the end of the 2014-2015 school year. Hanks has served as principal of Press Elementary for the past two years, but the impact of her leadership has been felt at several campuses across the district since her arrival in 2001.

MHS Principal Logan Faris Announces Resignation

McKinney, Texas - Dr. Logan Faris, principal of McKinney High School, has announced his intent to resign at the end of the 2014-2015 school year and accept a new position as Executive Director of Secondary Education in Northwest ISD.