Welcome to Edgewood ISD

Softball Game Changes
Softball games:
April 20th in Grand Saline @ 5:00 PM
April 21st in Quitman @ 6:00 PM
Van Zandt County Fair Results
Mr. Wilcoxson and Mr. Orsborn are proud to announce how well our Edgewood students performed at the Van Zandt County Fair on April 8th - 10th. 

Results are listed below:

Broilers:  L Duke (Participant)
Goats:  R Orsborn (1st, 3rd, & Junior Showmanship)
Lambs:  S Orsborn (2nd, 2nd, & Junior Showmanship)
Steers:  C Beasley (Reserve Grand Champion)
Hogs:  C Cox (1st, 3rd, Senior Showmanship and Grand Champion), S Mayer (2nd), B Pierce (1st), J Brooks (4th), K Cox (4th), A Perez (4th)  Other participants include:  L Thornton, E Simmons, S Hopson, A Perez, C Bowden, B Swindall, G Townsend, & F Townsend

Ag Mechanics:
H Horrell, T Brown, and A McEntuff placed 1st with a 10 ft bumper pull trailer
T McKibben and H Davidson placed 1st with a 16 ft entryway gate
T Coble placed 1st with handcrafted wildlife calls
J Brooks, C Hodge, and J Wilhite placed 4th with a feeder
S Crabb placed 5th with a cedar lamp
E Simmons placed 6th with a hog trap
G Dimas and C Martin placed 5th with a cedar planter box
G Henderson placed 6th with a metal flower pot

District Survey
As Edgewood ISD begins planning for the 2015-2016 school year, parental input is critical in identifying areas of strength and areas of improvement.  Please complete the following online survey (one per family) by clicking on the link provided.  The survey results will be given to the District Improvement Committee for discussion and goal-setting at the district level.  The survey will close Monday, May 4, 2015.

If you have any questions about the survey, or the results, please contact Kristin Prater, Director of Student Services at 903-896-4332 or via email at kprater@edgewood-isd.net.

Thank you in advance for your time.

Online District Survey

Paper copies of the survey may be picked up at each campus office if needed.
Basketball Honors
Congratulations to Senior Basketball Player, H Jameson.  She played in the 2015 Azalea Orthopedics All-Star game at TJC on Saturday, April 11th.  Being asked to play in the All-Star game is a great accomplishment.  Congratulations to her!!
The Student Heroes Program
The State Board of Education is sponsoring a new program, The Student Heroes Program. The program recognizes Texas public school students in pre-kindergarten through high school who do outstanding things to benefit their fellow public school students. One student per State Board of Education (SBOE) district is recognized for this annual honor.

The program recognizes outstanding Texas public school students in prekindergarten through high school who assist other students. The service must be provided voluntarily and not through a school or community required program. 

Please click on the forms for more detailed information about the program and a nomination form. 
Deadline for submission is April 16.

Student Hero Nomination Information
Edgewood Student Hero Nomination Form
Tennis Congratulations
Congratulations to the EHS Tennis Team.  The District Tournament was held April 8th and 9th at the Mineola Civic Center Park.  Edgewood is the District Champ in Girls Team, Boys Team, and Overall Champion.

In addition, several students have advanced to play in the Regional Tournament at TJC on April 20th and 21st.

Regional Qualifiers include:
Girls Singles:  J Allen (Junior) - 2nd Place
Boys Singles:  M Travis (Junior) - 1st Place
Girls Doubles:  C Spence (Junior) & A Simmons (Junior) - 2nd Place
Mixed Doubles:  B Cates (Senior) & T Phelps (Senior) - 1st Place
Mixed Doubles:  E Rutter (Senior) & C Davison (Senior) - 2nd Place

Regional Alternates:
Girls Singles:  T Johnson (Freshman)
Boys Doubles:  J Caldwell (Junior) & M McCormack (Sophomore)

Congratulations to these students & good luck at Regionals!!!

Click here for a team photo.
Drivers Education Program - 2015
Edgewood ISD/Edgewood HS is offering Drivers Education.  The cost is $275.00 for 32 hours classroom and 14 hours in the car.  Jay Jameson and Kyle Short are the Drivers Education Instructors.  Please click below for the registration form and important information to know prior to taking the course.

Drivers Education Registration - 2015
TSI Offered at Edgewood HS
The TSI test will be offered to EHS students at 8 am in the HS computer lab- Rm 211 on 3 upcoming dates.  Cost of test is $21.  Students must sign-up and make payment one week prior to their chosen testing date.  A TSI Pre-Assessment Activity must also be completed prior to testing day.  The Pre-Assessment Activity certificate may be handed in to Mrs. Hayes the day of testing or anytime beforehand.  The test is untimed and students will be free to leave when they finish testing.  An off-campus lunch break is scheduled from 12 pm to 1 pm.  Upon return at 1 pm, students who have not already finished will resume testing.  
 
*Saturday, March 21st- 12th Graders for Retesting Purposes
*Saturday, April 18th- 10th & 11th Graders for Dual Credit Purposes
*Saturday, April 25th- 10th & 11th Graders for Dual Credit Purposes  

Visit the HS Counselor webpage for more info regarding TSI.  http://classroom.edgewood-isd.net/default.aspx?LyndsayHayes/Home Use the following link to complete the TSI Pre-Assessment Activity.  http://www2.tvcc.edu/testing/article.aspx  Please contact Mrs. Hayes at lhayes@edgewood-isd.net with questions.
Edgewood STAAR Newsletter
The Edgewood STAAR is an informational newsletter created to inform parents regarding the state tests that their child will be responsible for passing. The newsletter includes the format of the test, the items that will be tested, the passing standard for each test, and resources that parents may utilize to help prepare their child for the tests. We hope that this newsletter is beneficial to both parents and students. Thank you for helping our district work to prepare our students for the future.

Edgewood STAAR Newsletter
Pre-K and Kindergarten Roundup
Edgewood ISD's Pre-K and Kindergarten Roundup for the 2015-2016 School Year will be March 26-27 and May 7-8.  Please click below for more information.

Roundup Flyer

If you are in need of a certified birth certificate from the state of Texas, please click below to get information on how to obtain.
Birth Certificate Information (English)
Birth Certificate Information (Spanish)
SCHOOL BOARD ELECTION
SATURDAY, MAY 9, 2015
SCHOOL BOARD ELECTION

Wednesday, January 28, 2015:  First day to apply for a place on the ballot
Friday, February 27, 2015:  Last day to FILE for a place on the ballot @ 5:00 p.m.
Monday, April 27, 2015:  Early voting by personal appearance begins 8:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.
Tuesday, May 5, 2015:  Last day to vote early by personal appearance by 4:00 p.m.
  Place # 1  Chuck Tull  3 year term
  Place # 2  Dan Sharff  3 year term

PLEASE, turn in your appointment of a campaign treasurer report and pre-oath along with the application form all together.

Upcoming SAT/ACT Test Dates 

SAT-                        ACT-

January 24               February 7 

March 14                  April 18  

May 2                      June 13  

June 6 

 

To register for SAT, go to www.sat.org/register.  To register for ACT, go to www.actstudent.orgMake sure to pay close attention to registration deadlines

Last updated April 15th @ 10:00 AM
http://www.edgewood-isd.net/users/0001/images/myschoolbucks.jpg
Click here to pay on your student's lunch account.
http://www.edgewood-isd.net/users/0001/images/find us.jpg
Click here to find our facebook page.
EISD Requests for Proposal
and/or Qualifications:
Design Build Services
EISD is accepting RFQ's for Design Build Services.  Please click here if interested. 
Notice of General Election and Order of Election for School Board (3/2/15)
powered by ezTaskTM