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September 29, 2016

The Tyler ISD Teaching and Learning department has launched a new professional development program to help support and retain beginning teachers. The Tyler ISD Beginning Teacher program includes a virtual component and a campus component to support and motivate new teachers through various learning styles.

“The Virtual Mentor component is designed t...

September 27, 2016

Tyler Mayor Martin Heines had a vision for a mentorship program that would help students prepare for education beyond high school. This vision turned into the Mayor’s Mentorship Achievement Program (MAP), a business mentoring program matching 45 students with 45 mentors from The City of Tyler and other community organizations and businesses. The go...

September 23, 2016

Tiarra Green, Lexy Martinez, and Samaja Williams from Dogan Middle School have earned the Girl Scout Silver Award, the highest award middle school Girl Scout Cadettes can earn. Also receiving the honor is former Dogan student Andrea Ellis, who is now a freshman at John Tyler High School. 

To receive the Silver Award, Girl Scout Cadettes must spend a...

September 23, 2016

A new scholarship opportunity sponsored by Tyler Junior College will help make postsecondary education possible for Tyler ISD students. The Tyler TJC Promise scholarship will fund up to two years of tuition and fees at TJC for students still in high school who meet the standards of the new program. Tyler TJC Promise will begin with students who are...

September 20, 2016

The Tyler ISD Board of Trustees during its regular monthly meeting Monday night, honored students, schools and staff during the September board meeting for a variety of outstanding achievements.

Eleven campuses were honored for receiving distinctions in 2016 STAAR exams. These campuses are Robert E. Lee High School, Moore MST Magnet School, Three La...

September 19, 2016

Nominations are currently being accepted for the 2016 Tyler ISD Athletic Hall of Fame (HOF). A candidate must be someone who demonstrated character, citizenship, success and leadership during his/her affiliation with Tyler ISD. Candidates must also meet the guidelines in one of the following categories:


1. Excelled in Tyler ISD athletics (mi...

September 19, 2016

Each fall, the Advanced Placement (AP) Program of the College Board recognizes students who have demonstrated significant achievement on AP Exams through the AP Scholar Awards. Tyler ISD has learned that 62 students were named as AP Scholars based on scores from last year’s AP Exams.

In 2016, 40 Tyler ISD students were named AP Scholar, eight studen...

September 15, 2016

Student safety is always a top priority for Tyler ISD. This is why the District has utilized Raptor, a visitor management system, for a number of years to screen all campus visitors, and beginning last year, all volunteers as well.

When a visitor checks in through the main campus office, the receptionist uses Raptor to scan the visitor’s driver lice...

September 15, 2016

Tyler – Hubbard Middle School students are joining together to collect books to help restock school libraries at Southside Junior High and Denham Springs Junior High in Louisiana. Both campuses experienced significant damage due to recent floods.

“We are collecting books because these schools lost almost everything in their libraries,” Riley Jones,...

September 13, 2016

Dear Tyler families and community members,

Imagine a world where every child’s potential is a reality. That is the very mission of PTA, the Parent Teacher Association. On campuses around Tyler, PTAs are working hand-in-hand with school administrators to make every child’s potential a reality through advocacy, education and support to our students, p...

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Tyler ISD Communications

Jennifer Hines

Executive Director of Communications and Public Relations

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Sandra Stanley Communications Coordinator

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Amy Pawlak 

Public Relations Coordinator

Lynne Hubbard

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Marla Boone

Communications/ Volunteer Assistant

Angela Duitch

Coordinator of TISD-TV & Digital Media

Jessica Poe

Digital Communications Specialist

Jacob Walker

Digital Media and Video Specialist

John Landes

Coordinator of Government Relations

Tracy Varnell

District Mail Clerk

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