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April 30, 2019

The Tyler ISD Visual and Performing Arts department strives to enhance learning through the arts. Led by Director Sandy Newton and her assistant, Christin Blake, visual and performing arts provides a vertically aligned curriculum that begins with elementary and builds to middle and high school levels. This curriculum showcases student talent on mul...

April 30, 2019

The Tyler ISD Academic Intervention Department recently hosted its first BRIDGE (Businesses Reaching Individuals Determined to Gain Employment) Celebration to acknowledge businesses in our community that have employed or provide work-based learning opportunities for Tyler ISD students with disabilities. Learn more about this incredible program by v...

April 26, 2019

The John Tyler JROTC cadets recently had their formal Color Guard Evaluation and Army In Ranks Inspection. The evaluation and inspection is conducted by the Army and covers nearly every aspect of a school’s JROTC program, highlighting general knowledge questions, as well as questions on various cadet and army ranks, guidelines and more. The inspect...

April 17, 2019

Safety and security of campuses, students and staff is always top priority for the Tyler ISD Police Department. Led by Chief Danny Brown, Tyler ISD PD employs 15 officers and one department administrative assistant. Together, the team brings more than 320 years of experience as police offers, each averaging almost 20 years in law enforcement and 5....

April 17, 2019

Check out the latest John Tyler High School Construction Update produced by TISD-TV! For all updates, visit

April 10, 2019

Jose Romero, senior at John Tyler High School, recently claimed first place in the State level competition of the Sons of the American Revolution (SAR) Joseph S. Rumbaugh Historical Oration Contest. With his championship finish, Jose advances to the national level competition this summer.

The SAR invites all high school students (9th through 12th gr...

April 9, 2019

Tyler Lee senior, Lizzy Tucker, has been nominated for a Dallas Summer Musical High School Musical Theater Award for her leading role in the school’s fall producation of Thoroughly Modern Millie. Lizzy will join the eight other Best Lead Actress nominees, as well as nominees from 16 other categories, at the 2019 DSM High School Musical Theater Awar...

April 5, 2019

The Tyler ISD culinary arts team created a championship-worthy dish at the 2019 Taste of Tyler event recently, where they competed against four teams from three high schools in the area.

The challenge: create a dish in under an hour using chicken and other mystery ingredients not known to them before the competition.

The strategy: "Practice very basi...

April 3, 2019

Tyler ISD has been honored with the Best Communities for Music Education designation from The NAMM Foundation for its outstanding commitment to music education. The Best Communities for Music Education Award recognizes that the District is leading the way with learning opportunities and understands that music and the arts are important elements of...

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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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