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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
McKinney, Texas - McKinney ISD took steps in the fight against diabetes on September 21 by hosting an ADA SchoolWalk for Diabetes at McKinney Boyd High School. The walk, which helped raise research funds and awareness about the disease, was part of MISD’s continuing effort to promote healthy eating, awareness and increased physical activity among students.