Education
WISD finalizes school opening

WISD finalizes school opening

Taking a measured approach and asking a lot of questions, Wylie Independent School Dis­trict administrators rolled out its final school opening plan at a special called session of the school board last week. The plan sticks with an origi­nal proposal to start...

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Solar Car team racing to California

Solar Car team racing to California

The solar car race team from Wylie East High School powers up its vehicle next week to make a 900-mile trek across the U.S. Southwest from Fort Worth to Palmdale, Calif. Race preparations for the 2018 Solar Car Challenge start with team check-ins this Friday at the...

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WISD maintenance kicked into high gear

WISD maintenance kicked into high gear

School’s out for the summer, which means the Facilities Department at Wylie Independent School District has kicked it into high gear to make sure maintenance and construction jobs are completed for the start of the new school year. Much of the work is routine...

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New Wylie ISD principals announced

New Wylie ISD principals announced

New Wylie Independent School District principals, assistant principals and an administrator were introduced last week at a meeting of the board of trustees. The school board meeting was held Tuesday, June 18. “We have several employees who are moving up to recognize,...

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High schools come together to perform

High schools come together to perform

Wylie residents know about the good-natured rivalry between Wylie East and Wylie High School, but a love for theatre brought the two schools together last week. Summer on Stage, a weeklong theatre camp from June 11-15, was held at Wylie High School. The two high...

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Copies of Community High Graduation Section available

Copies of Community High Graduation Section available

The Community High School Class of 2018 graduation section was included in the June 14, 2018 edition of The Wylie News. If you would like extra copies they are available at the Wylie office located at 110 N. Ballard in downtown Wylie. Office hours are 8:30 a.m. – 5...

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Copies of Wylie Graduation Sections available

Copies of Wylie Graduation Sections available

The Wylie High and Wylie East High School Class of 2018 graduation section was included in the May 30, 2018 edition of The Wylie News. If you would like extra copies they are available at the Wylie office located at 110 N. Ballard in downtown Wylie. Office hours are...

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Students pass end of course state tests

Students pass end of course state tests

Students in Wylie Independent School District posted good numbers on STAAR end of course examinations administered this year. The end of course results for high school level classes are the first to be released by Texas Education Agency. Results for testing for...

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Freshman nominated for science honor

Freshman nominated for science honor

It’s not everyday someone from a small town like Wylie gets noticed by a Nobel Peace Prize winner. Freshman Christian Johnson was nominated to attend the National Academy of Future Science and Technology Congress, a membership organization chartered in 2014 to inspire...

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