Tivy Marching Band Wins Big at Hill Country Marching Festival
The Tivy Marching Band participated in its first festival marching competition of the 2016 season this past Saturday at the Hill Country Marching Festival in Fredericksburg. The band performed its show, "Into the Storm," as part of a lineup of 22 area bands ranging from Class 1A to 6A classifications. Click here for the press release.
KISD One of Five Texas School Districts to Earn Postsecondary Distinction for Third Consecutive Year
The Texas Education Agency 2016 state accountability system's distinction designations were released on Sept. 14. All Kerrville ISD campuses and the district earned the highest state accountability rating, Met Standard. Kerrville was one of only 24 school districts that achieved Met Standard. Every campus in KISD earned two or more distinction designations.
Additionally, Kerrville ISD was one of only five school districts to have earned the Postsecondary Readiness Distinction Designations for all three consecutive years in which it has been a part of the state accountability system. For the full press release, click here.
Kerrville ISD Scores Above State Average
In All Subject Areas on 2016 ACT Test
Kerrville ISD students who took the ACT exam in 2016 scored higher than the state average in all subject areas tested. The ACT consists of curriculum-based tests of educational development in the areas of College English Composition, College Algebra, College Social Science and College Biology. KISD students also scored higher than the state average on the composite scores of the four tests combined.
In an ACT score report showing results over a five-year span, scores indicate that Kerrville ISD students have consistently performed greater than the state in all four areas from the years 2012-2016.
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