TERRELL, Texas — The Terrell Independent School District is considering a four-day school week option for the upcoming 2023-24 school year.
FORNEY, Texas — For the fifth year in a row, the FISD Board has lowered the tax rate for residents living within the Forney ISD school boundaries. The Board approved the new rate during the September meeting. Since 2020, the Forney ISD tax rate has decreased by a total of 18.5 cents.
KAUFMAN COUNTY – Kaufman County Voters are encouraged to have their voice heard as thirty polling locations across the county are open until 7 PM tonight.
FORNEY, Texas — Forney ISD invites our Forney Family to join us for the ceremonial groundbreaking of Mary Lou Dewberry Elementary on Thursday, Nov. 3 at 5:30 p.m. on Falcon Way. Ms. Dewberry and family will be in attendance for the event.
FORNEY, Texas — Last June, Governor Abbott worked with the Texas Education Agency (TEA) and the Texas School Safety Center (TxSSC) to create a set of actions to improve safety at all Texas public schools. Forney ISD has complied with all state mandates and has implemented additional actions …
FORNEY, Texas — At the end of last school year, Forney High School senior Blane Duplissey found his summer plans up in the air…literally. For eight weeks this summer, Duplissey participated in the United States Air Force’s Flight Academy program where he earned his private pilot’s license an…
CRANDALL, Texas — Representative Keith Bell has formally nominated John Doyle "JD" Niedzwecki for the Texas Armed Services Scholarship Program (TASSP). Created in 2009, the TASSP was designed to financially assist post-secondary students by encouraging them to become members of the Texas Arm…
TERRELL, Texas — At a special called meeting on Monday, August 22, the Terrell ISD Board of Trustees appointed Ashley Carmona Fivecoat as the new Trustee for Place 5. Fivecoat replaces Channy Ory, who announced her resignation earlier this year.
FORNEY, Texas — Earlier this week, the Texas Education Agency (TEA) released its campus and district accountability ratings — the first issuance since 2019 due to two years of COVID-19-realted pauses.
FORNEY, Texas — Cary Griffin, a community leader, business owner and avid volunteer, took his pursuits to heart as he connected the Forney community through his writing and volunteer work.
FORNEY, Texas — After almost 20 years in law enforcement and an additional 6 years as the Kaufman County Deputy Emergency Management Coordinator, Debi Nixon joins Forney ISD as the Safety and Security Coordinator.
FORNEY, Texas — A Forney Independent School District teacher has been named a Top 5 Finalist for this year's running for Texas Teachers of Tomorrow's Teacher of the Year Award.
FORNEY, Texas — Forney ISD hosted over 700 students over the last few weeks for summer STEAM camps. STEAM camps (Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts, Math) are held over weeks throughout June and July at Forney ISD campuses.
FORNEY, Texas — A petition to fight new dress code standards in the Forney Independent School District has garnered more than 2,600 signatures in just two days.
TERRELL, Texas — At age 15, Terrell High School junior Bridget Wilson, has made history by becoming the youngest credential coder in the American Academy of Professional Coders, an organization which has a membership of more than 200,000 people. Wilson earned her certification through Arkans…
FORNEY, Texas — The Forney ISD Board of Trustees approved the remaining projects tied to the 2019 bond referendum, and introduced the first projects allocated to the 2022 bonds at the FISD Board Meeting on Thursday, May 26, 2022.
FORNEY, Texas — Jessica Guardiola, a student from North Forney High School has been selected for the prestigious Student Enhancement in Earth and Space Science (SEES) summer internship to be held at The University of Texas at Austin’s Center for Space Research.
Terrell, Texas — For the third time in three months, Terrell High School Senior, John Ory, packed his bags and traveled to the Texas State Capitol to compete in a UIL Speech and Debate competition.
FORNEY, Texas — With early voting already underway, inForney.com reached out to Forney ISD School Board candidates to get information on each of them.
FORNEY, Texas — The Forney High School Highsteppers Dance Team recently competed in the HTE Dance competitions on Saturday, March 26 and returned home with the Grand National Championship title!
FORNEY, Texas — The North Forney High School Winterguard recently competed in the North Texas Colorguard Association (NTCS) Colorguard Competition and finished with a top award.
FORNEY, Texas — Forney Independent School District Superintendent Dr. Justin Terry has among 28 people named to the Texas Education Agency's Teacher Vacancy Task Force, the agency announced.
KAUFMAN, Texas — The Kaufman Independent School District (ISD) Board of Trustees voted during their February 14, 2022, meeting to call a bond election seeking $79.6 million to address enrollment growth in the district.
FORNEY, Texas — The Forney Independent School District Board of Trustees unanimously to approve a May bond referendum calling for $1.294 billion to address "staggering" district growth.
TERRELL, Texas — Terrell ISD continues the celebration of Black History Month with a Terrell Tiger that was gone from our world too soon.
FORNEY, Texas — Forney High School Band Director, Cody Newman was recently named to the 2022 Yamaha "40 Under 40" — Celebrating Excellence in Music Education. This national music education advocacy program celebrates and recognizes outstanding music educators who are making a difference by g…
FORNEY, Texas — With it’s forward and innovative approaches, Forney ISD has launched the new Forney Academy to Certify Teachers, or F.A.C.T., program to help skilled individuals earn their teaching certification.
FORNEY, Texas — The Forney High School and North Forney High School Color Guard squads recently competed at the North Texas Color Guard Association (NTCA) competition, on Saturday, Jan. 22, at Arlington Martin High School in Arlington, Texas and returned home with several top honors.
KAUFMAN, Texas — Kaufman High School sophomore Kasen Ramirez took top honors at Sunday's Fort Worth Stock Show after being named Grand Champion Beefmaster Heifer with his showing.
FORNEY, Texas — The Forney Independent School District's enrollment numbers are projected to possibly more than double by 2032, according to housing market closures and the district's 2021 third-quarter demographics report.
TERRELL, Texas — John Ory, a Terrell High School senior, has made Terrell ISD history for a second year in a row by placing seventh at the UIL State Congressional Debate at the Texas State Capitol this week. Last year Ory made school history simply by being the first ever THS student to adva…
FORNEY, Texas — Several Kaufman County school districts have announced closures due to an increase in positive COVID-19 case numbers.
TERRELL, Texas – Months of preparation and practicing paid off for the Terrell High School Cheerleading team when they placed second in the nation at the FCC Nationals over winter break. The team comprised of nineteen young ladies traveled to Orlando, Florida to compete against some of the m…
FORNEY, Texas — Christmas was a little brighter this year for several Forney ISD students thanks to the kindness and generosity of the Forney Lions Club, local businesses and numerous Forney ISD employees and students!
KAUFMAN COUNTY, Texas — Light, Sirens & Hope were the hallmarks to Thursday night’s 6th Annual Gift of Hope which took place across Kaufman County.
FORNEY, Texas — Forney Independent School District (ISD) Superintendent Dr. Justin Terry and Terrell ISD Superintendent Dr. Georgeanne Warnock were among 19 named on the National School Public Relations Association's (NSPRA) list of 2021 Superintendents to Watch.
KAUFMAN COUNTY, Texas – With just days left, dozens of Kaufman County children are still in need for Christmas. Organizers, first responders and law enforcement for the local Gift of Hope are counting on the community to come through again this year with financial donations.
FORNEY, Texas — North Forney High School’s Pride of Falcon Nation Band Percussion Ensemble has been selected as one of three high school percussion ensembles in the world to perform at the 2021 Midwest Clinic on Tuesday, Dec. 21 in Chicago, Illinois.
FORNEY, Texas — Forney Independent School District officials say a social media trend of fake accounts representing school districts, fake student accounts, and posts encouraging riots and other violence are not just a local issue but are issues affecting schools throughout the nation.
FORNEY, Texas — Changes are coming for a handful of Kaufman County schools after the University Interscholastic League (UIL) released the 2022-2024 conference cutoff numbers and preliminary enrollment figures for reclassification and realignment yesterday.
KAUFMAN COUNTY, Texas — Students across Kaufman County are preparing for their Thanksgiving Break scheduled at all local districts next week.
TERRELL, Texas — Just before Terrell Independent School District Superintendent of Schools, Dr. Georgeanne Warnock took her new position in January of 2020 she sat down with inForney.com for an exclusive interview.
KAUFMAN, Texas — The Kaufman Police Department arrested and charged Kaufman Independent School District’s Chief Financial Officer on suspicions of drunk driving over the weekend according to reports.
FORNEY, Texas — Forney ISD students, staff, teachers and families once again stepped up with a significant amount of food donations during the 2021 Forney ISD Pack the Pantry Food Drive to benefit the Forney Food Pantry.