Dr. Jennifer Peirson Takes the Reins at McKinney Boyd High School

McKinney, Texas -  Dr. Jennifer Peirson has been chosen as the new principal of McKinney Boyd High School, and the decision was approved by the McKinney ISD Board of Trustees during their regular monthly meeting Tuesday night.

2014 Senior Tour Offers McKinney Senior Adults an Inside look at MHS and Faubion Middle School

McKinney, Texas -  Some McKinney High School and Faubion Middle School students were surprised to look up from their assignments last Thursday and find a parade of senior adults strolling by.

MEF STAR Award Offers a Chance for Parents and Kids to Honor Teachers

McKinney, Texas - In light of all that they do and what they mean to our students, the McKinney Education Foundation (MEF) has created an award that gives parents and students an opportunity to recognize and thank inspiring teachers.

With City Grant, MISD Offers Free Parenting Classes to the Community

McKinney, Texas -  McKinney ISD is pleased to announce that it will be offering free Practical Parent Education classes to the McKinney community at large beginning this month. The expanded community classes have been made possible by a City of McKinney Community Support Grant and run from 5:30 p.m. – 6:30 p.m. on Mondays starting February 10 and continuing through June 23.

MISD Board Approves Rick McDaniel and David Spann for Key Leadership Positions

McKinney, Texas -  At their regular monthly meeting Tuesday evening, the McKinney ISD Board of Trustees voted unanimously to approve current McKinney Boyd High School Principal Rick McDaniel as the new McKinney ISD Assistant Superintendent for Student Services and David Spann as the District’s new Chief Information Officer.

Coachman Named New MISD Coordinator of Secondary English/Language Arts

McKinney, Texas - McKinney ISD is pleased to announce that Andrea Coachman has been selected as the new McKinney ISD Coordinator of Secondary English/Language Arts.

MISD Students Have a Firm Grasp on Giving

McKinney, Texas -  In sharp contrast to the grab-all-you-can retail mania that followed Thanksgiving, McKinney ISD students across the district—from elementary to high school—have been finding ways to give, looking beyond themselves to focus on the needs of others. So, if you found the recent video images of Black Friday shoppers pummeling one another over Blue-Ray players less than encouraging, here are some brief dispatches from a few of our campuses to restore your holiday cheer.

Hungarian Educators Tour MISD Schools

McKinney, Texas - Sándor Szenczy, Dr. Béla Szilágyi and István Czuppon represent a benevolent organization that oversees and operates 44 schools in their home country of Hungary. They spent most of the day on Friday, November 1 touring McKinney High School and Webb Elementary School with Superintendent Dr. J.D. Kennedy and Deputy Superintendent Mary Clark. The Hungarian trio has made several trips to the U.S. in recent years to establish educational partnerships and to learn more about the public school system in Texas.

Read Across McKinney Brings New York Times Bestselling Author Vanessa Diffenbaugh to MBHS

McKinney, Texas - Read Across McKinney partnered with McKinney ISD for the first time this year and invited bestselling author Vanessa Diffenbaugh to McKinney Boyd High School on Friday, October 18 to talk with a group of 150 Boyd and Faubion Middle School AVID and PALS students about the writing process, her journey as a writer and her passion for helping foster kids.

MISD Men's Choirs Join Voices for 2nd Annual McKinney Men in Concert

McKinney, Texas - At 7 p.m. on Wednesday, October 2, 353 young men from McKinney ISD’s choir programs filled the stage of the McKinney Boyd High School Auditorium to form one voice—the voice of McKinney Men in Concert.