Community

Explaining the VATRE... Ballot Language and More

Why would an overall tax rate decrease require taxpayer approval? Midway's Parent Editorial Board requested a deeper dive into the moving parts of the Voter-Approval Tax Rate Election (VATRE), explaining the ballot language in particular. This article also summarizes what happens if you vote FOR or AGAINST the proposition.
Athletics

Midway Inducts 2023 Athletic Hall of Fame Class

Ryan Harlan, Cokie Reed, and Bill Farmer were inducted into the Midway High School Athletics Hall of Fame last week during an on-field ceremony and plaque presentation before Friday night’s varsity football game at Panther Stadium.
Community

District-Wide Efficiency Audit Report Released

Midway ISD commissioned a financial efficiency audit according to House Bill 3 (2019) to review district data on accountability, students, staffing, and finances, including comparisons with peer districts and state data.
Academics

District Explores Aircraft Building Curriculum Pending Funding

The District is exploring the opportunity to utilize Tango Flight— a curriculum that allows students to build a plane over a two-year time period.
Academics

A Look at Midway's First STAAR Results Since Test Redesign

The Texas Education Agency (TEA) released STAAR results for high school students in late May and for third-eighth grade students in late August of 2023.