Gail Wirtanen has served on our school board for seven years. When we asked her what would be impossible for her to give up she replied, "Volunteering, Reese's Peanut Butter cups, and my Ohio State University loyalty!" Read more about Gail by clicking the headline.
Texas State Board of Education representatives Donna Bahorich (chair), Pat Hardy, Geraldine “Tincy” Miller, and Erika Beltran invite you to participate in a Community Conversation discussing Next Generation Assessments and Accountability for Texas public schools from 6:00-8:00 pm on February 16th at Region XI. Their hope is to address an audience of parents, educators and business leaders. Registration is required to participate. Please note there is limited seating for this free event and registration will be handled on a first come first serve basis.
We are so proud to announce the results of today's Parker County Spelling Bee! Kellen Jones, a 5th grade student Austin Elementary School took first place and will represent Parker County at the Regional Spelling Bee to be held on the TCU campus on March 2. Kellen is the son of Josh and Erin Jones. The First Runner Up was Lohi Ejere, a 5th grade student at Mary Martin Elementary ROOS. Lohi is the daughter of Henry and Nneke Ejere. Congratulations to Kellen and Lohi! #RooPride #WhyWISD
Our School Board vice president grew up in Saratoga, NY where we're sure their summers were cooler! Read more about Dr. Tarbay by clicking on the headline.
Saturday, February 6th, the Weatherford High School Wrestling team will host the Region I District II Tournament at the Weatherford NGC Activity Center. The Roos are looking to win a district title and the Lady Roos will be looking to defend theirs! The matches begin at 10am so come out and show your Roo Pride!