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MISD Graduation Rate Reaches All-Time High of 98.2 Percent

McKinney ISD achieved its highest ever graduation rate of 98.2 percent for the class of 2016. (Courtesy of MISD/Photographer: Adam Fish)Three weeks ago, nearly...

Governor Signs Senate Bill 2118: Collin College Enters the Bachelor...

After years of diligent planning and tireless legislative effort, Texas Governor Greg Abbott signed Senate Bill 2118 authorizing Collin College to offer three baccalaureate...

Register Now for Fall Classes at Collin College

Quench your thirst for knowledge with Collin College’s fall classes. Register now for optimal course selection. Fall classes will run from Aug. 28-Dec. 17.Check...

MISD Teachers of the Year will be Cruising in Style this...

Somebody always goes for the Camaro.And why not? What better way to cruise into summer than behind the wheel of a candy red 2017...

MISD Board Members Sworn in and new Board Officers Selected as...

County Judge Barnett Walker administers the oath of office to (l-r) Curtis Rippee, Kathi Livezey, Maria McKinzie and Kenneth Ussery.It was an evening of...

Build a Better World by Reading this Summer

The McKinney Public Library System Summer Reading Program begins June 1The McKinney Public Library System is encouraging adults and children alike to explore places...

A Special Night: MISD Honors Distinguished Students and Inspirational Teachers at...

McKinney ISD Board of Trustees President Bobby Amick speaks at the 2017 MISD Distinguished Student Awards Dinner on Thursday, May 4. When McKinney ISD...

How Military Families Can Communicate No Matter The Miles Between

1. Write a simple note and hide it before you leave. When you sense your loved one is having a rough day give him...

Burks Elementary Principal Bendorf announces retirement, Conley to serve as new...

After 27 years in education, longtime Burks Elementary Principal Pam Bendorf has announced her plan to retire in December. The district has chosen current...

Collin College, City Partners Break Ground at Public Safety Training Center...

April 7, 2017 – Collin College broke ground today on the Public Safety Training Center, the future home of the college’s fire science and...

Collin College Honors Heroic Police Officer

Officer Don Mewbourn (center) of the Collin College Police Department received a commendation for exemplary service in the line of duty from the college’s...

Be a Force of Nature by Knowing Your Severe Weather Risk

The City of McKinney Office of Emergency Management (OEM) encourages residents to be prepared for severe weather. Each year, people in this country are...

Collin College Hosts Job Fair March 29

The annual Collin College Job Fair is scheduled from 1-4 p.m., Wednesday, March 29 in the Spring Creek Campus Living Legends Conference Center, 2800...

Cougar Run Fundraiser will be a Glow Run

Photo courtesy of Carly PattersonLight up the night and a student’s future at the second annual Cougar Run 5K and Fun Run, starting at...

Prestonwood Christian Academy Commissions Hundreds of Students and Staff for Mission...

PCA’s World Impact Day celebrates more than 500 students and staff who will serve locally and internationally during Minimester WeekPrestonwood Christian Academy (PCA) celebrated...

MISD students experience inauguration firsthand on annual trip to Washington, D.C.

On January 20, 2017, thirty-two McKinney ISD 8th graders, their teachers and three Boyd seniors stood bundled up against the cold among the multitude...

Love is the Strongest Power

Jesse McGowen and Leonard Evans remind McGowen Elementary 4th graders that they can accomplish anything.Many of the kids ask for his signature, and he...

Eddins AP Trey Wright Named a Finalist for TCEA Texas Administrator...

Trey Wright talks with Eddins Elementary first-graders Owen Bucl (left), Shiloh Wetwiski (middle) and Aria Alleman (right) who are playing an Osmo coding game...

Prestonwood Christian Academy Announces New Upper School Principal

Prestonwood Christian Academy (PCA) announced that after an extensive search, current Interim Upper School Principal Mrs. Wendy Morris has been appointed as Upper School...

MHS Teacher Alyssa Boehringer is the JEA National Broadcast Advisor of...

It was a nice surprise that arrived just in time for the holidays.As Alyssa Boehringer took her seat at the McKinney High School holiday...
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