Rockwall ISD Facilities Bond Committee presents Bond Referendum Recommendation to Board of Trustees

Rockwall ISD Facilities Bond Committee presents Bond Referendum Recommendation to Board of Trustees

Diverse 60-Member Committee Focused on Managing District’s Fast Growth Rockwall, Texas (April 20, 2021) –  At last night’s Rockwall ISD School Board meeting, Trustees heard a detailed presentation from the District’s Facilities Bond Committee (FBC) for a comprehensive bond package that could be placed before voters in a November 2021 bond referendum. With an expected […]

Rockwall ISD Board approves naming of field, transportation center; recognizes retiring board members

Rockwall ISD Board approves naming of field, transportation center; recognizes retiring board members

ROCKWALL, TX – April 20, 2021 – The following is a Rockwall ISD press release summarizing last night’s RISD Board of Trustees meeting. NOTE: Board meeting summaries highlight different agenda items due to limited audience opportunities at Board meetings due to the COVID-19 pandemic. Board meeting videos are available for viewing within 24-hours of the […]

Rockwall ISD’s Music Ed Program earns national recognition for fifth consecutive year

Rockwall ISD’s Music Ed Program earns national recognition for fifth consecutive year

ROCKWALL/HEATH, TX – April 16, 2021 – Rockwall ISD has been honored with the Best Communities for Music Education designation from The NAMM Foundation for its outstanding commitment to music education for the fifth year in a row. Now in its 22nd year, the Best Communities for Music Education designation is awarded to districts that […]

Five Rockwall ISD DECA students are State Finalists, three qualify for Internationals

Five Rockwall ISD DECA students are State Finalists, three qualify for Internationals

ROCKWALL, TX – March 18, 2021 –  Five Dr. Gene Burton College & Career DECA students are State Finalists and three will advance to compete at the DECA Virtual International Career Development Conference (ICDC). DECA prepares emerging leaders and entrepreneurs for careers in marketing, business, finance, hospitality and management. International qualifiers will compete against DECA […]

Jill Clewis announces run for Rockwall ISD school board, Place 3

Jill Clewis announces run for Rockwall ISD school board, Place 3

ROCKWALL, TX – March 8, 2021 – Rockwall resident Jill Clewis announces she is running for Place 3 on the Rockwall ISD Board of Trustees in the upcoming May 1st election. “20 years ago, we searched for a small-town community to call home.  I knew immediately Rockwall had everything we were looking for to raise […]

Rockwall ISD culinary students advance to state competition

Rockwall ISD culinary students advance to state competition

ROCKWALL/HEATH, TX – March 3, 2021 – During the month of February, Rockwall ISD Culinary students competed in the Region 3 Culinary FCCLA Competition. Heather Zertuche, Jirapa De Meyer Heepkaew and Audrey Borek placed 1st in the Food Innovation competition. Madeline Mueller placed 1st in Sports Nutrition, Roberto Avila placed 2nd in Cupcake Presentation and Ryker Hayes […]

Frank Conselman announces candidacy for Rockwall ISD School Board, Place 2

Frank Conselman announces candidacy for Rockwall ISD School Board, Place 2

  ROCKWALL, TX – March 2, 2021 – Civic-minded local business owner, Frank Conselman, announced his candidacy for Rockwall ISD Board of Trustees Place 2. “Great schools are the core of great communities,” Conselman said. “I am running to ensure that as RISD grows, we remain focused on the classroom and give our students and […]

Three Rockwall ISD students win campus spelling bees multiple years in a row

Three Rockwall ISD students win campus spelling bees multiple years in a row

ROCKWALL, TX – Jan. 27, 2021 – Congratulations to Reinhardt Elementary 6th grader Phoebe Ishmael, Utley Middle School 8th grader Emma Kern and Cullins-Lake Pointe Elementary School 6th grader Caitlin Dulac for winning their campus’ spelling bee for multiple years in a row! Phoebe and Emma have won three years in a row and Caitlin […]

Graduation Ceremony Update for Rockwall, Rockwall-Heath, and Quest Academy Class of 2021

Graduation Ceremony Update for Rockwall, Rockwall-Heath, and Quest Academy Class of 2021

ROCKWALL, TX – Jan. 11, 2021 – To provide a safe environment with ample space for graduates and guests, the Rockwall-Heath High School and Rockwall High School graduation ceremonies for the Class of 2021 will now take place on the same day at the new Globe Life Field, located at 734 Stadium Drive in Arlington. This […]

Rockwall ISD Council of PTAs Arts in Education ‘Reflections’ winners advance to state

Rockwall ISD Council of PTAs Arts in Education ‘Reflections’ winners advance to state

ROCKWALL, TX – Jan. 9, 2020 – Congratulations goes out to the Rockwall ISD Council of PTAs Arts in Education Reflections winners whose entries have advanced to the state level. PTA’s Reflections program provides opportunities for recognition and access to the arts which boost student confidence and success in the arts and in life. The arts are […]

1 2 3 11