Irving ISD held commencement ceremonies June 4 for the Class of 2016, who earned more than $22 million in scholarships.
The Irving ISD Athletic Hall of Fame inducted its 2016 class at a banquet held June 18 at the Sheraton DFW Airport Hotel.
Superintendent of Schools Jose L. Parra, Ed.D. is pleased to announce Irving ISD’s 2016 Elementary Teacher of the Year is Angela Synder from Townsell Elementary School and the 2016 Secondary Teacher of the Year is Dennis Ramos from MacArthur High School.
The Social Studies and Current Events teams from MacArthur High School are repeat champions. Both teams won a second consecutive title at the state UIL Academic Meet held this week in Austin.
Students at Nimitz High School hosted a groundbreaking and ribbon cutting ceremony for a new community garden. The community garden is designed to create hands-on learning opportunities, grow healthy food options and contribute to the sustainability of the field of agriculture.
Irving ISD was named a top digital school district by the Center for Digital Education for our use of innovative technologies such as the 1:1 laptop initiative, STEM curriculum and flipped classroom instruction.