News and Announcements

District Art Show Winners

District Art Show Winners Willis, TX, January 23, 2015--Three Best of Show and four Gold Medal winners from the WISD District Art Show will have their work displayed at the Hayloft Center during the Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo.
BBQ Bash to Benefit Education Foundation

BBQ Bash to Benefit Education Foundation Willis, TX, January 23, 2015 -- The Education Foundation will host their annual BBQ Bash on Saturday, February 21, 2015 from 6:00 to 11:00 pm at the North Montgomery County Community Center. Tickets are $15 pre-sale and $20 the night of the event and can be purchased by calling 936-856-1311.
2015 3 on 3 Basketball Championship
Our Turner boys & girls basketball teams made it to the final round of the 2015 Willis ISD 5th Grade 3 on 3 Championship. Our boys will take on the Meador Rebels Friday, January 16th at WHS. Game will take place at the halftime of the WHS Boys Varsity game vs Huntsville. The girls will take on Meador's Future BobKats on Friday, January 23rd at WHS. Their game will take place at the halftime of the Girls Varsity game vs Huntsville. We invite everyone out to cheer on our Turner Rockstars. Check out the links below to see a brief introduction of our championship teams.
BOYS - https://animoto.com/play/mAotAXXYc2zkR1aATgfgEA
GIRLS - https://animoto.com/play/ECH0Laaud4FSvbSM1OaTyw
Turner Spelling Bee

Turner Spelling Bee Turner held its school-wide spelling bee on Thurs., December 11, 2014. All the participants did a great job. The third place winner was Lindsey Pipes, second place winner was Nicholas Lyren, and the AR Turner school champion was Rohan Patel. Rohan will represent ART in the regional bee which will be held in February 2015. Congratulations to the participants and winners!
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School Reach is Willis ISD’s message broadcast system.

School Reach is Willis ISD’s message broadcast system. The service allows Willis ISD to communicate information by phone within minutes of an emergency or unplanned event that causes early dismissal, school cancellation or late start. It may also be used to convey general reminders or announcements. To review messages, call 855-955-8500 from the phone number to which the message was sent. Contact your child's campus if the number(s) provided for the School Reach system to use should change.
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Transportation Changes
Transportation changes must be in writing and received NO LATER THAN 2:00 p.m. You may email these changes to rtedder@willisisd.org as well as your child’s teacher. A confirmation email will be sent to you upon receipt.

Be sure to include your child’s first/last name, teacher’s name as well as who will be picking them up (if car rider) or the bus # if riding the bus.
(Exceptions cannot be made unless there is an emergency.)
District Dynamics

District Dynamics District Dynamics is a collection of communications from the Superintendent of Willis ISD. Weekly e-Newsletters to the staff highlight important events throughout the district. A monthly radio show shares the excitement of education in Willis ISD with the community. Click on the headline to above to view current and previous reports.
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Upcoming Events

Donuts with Dads
Date: 1/28/2015, 7:30 AM 8:10 AM
Parenting Program
Date: 1/29/2015, 5:30 PM
Location: Lynn Lucas Middle School 1304 N. Campbell St Willis, TX
PTO Limo Ride for Raffle Ticket Sales
Date: 1/30/2015, 11 AM 1 PM
4th grade writing benchmark
Date: 2/3/2015
4th grade writing benchmark/5th grade reading benchmark
Date: 2/4/2015