Tivy vs Boerne, Friday, 7:30 p.m., Antler Stadium
Antler Tram Park & Ride Ready to Roll!
The Tivy Antler football team takes on Boerne Champion
this Friday at 7:30 p.m. at Antler Stadium.
Don’t forget to try out the Antler Tram Park & Ride as a convenient way to get to and from the game without the hassle of finding a parking spot! A handicapped-accessible bus runs continuously and drops off at the stadium’s front entrance. The buses will run from 6:30 pm through game conclusion.Pick-up and return is at Hal Peterson Middle School off Sidney Baker and Tennis streets.
SCHOOL IN FULL SWING...WE NEED YOU!
TIVY HIGH SCHOOL STUDENTS EXCEED STATE SCORES ON ADVANCED PLACEMENT AND ACT EXAMINATIONS FOR FIFTH CONSECUTIVE YEAR
ADVANCED PLACEMENT EXAM RESULTS
Tivy High School students that took the 2015 Advanced Placement (AP) examinations exceeded the Texas, National and Global percentage of students receiving a score of 3, 4 or 5 on ten subject area tests. Subjects include: Studio Art 3D, European History, Macro Economics, Psychology, US Government, Calculus AB, Biology, Environmental Science, Physics I and Spanish Language. From 2011 to 2015, the number of AP exams taken by Tivy High School students has increased from 339 to 618.
The AP Examinations are administered each year in May and represent the culmination of college-level work in a given discipline in a secondary school setting. AP exams are scored on a 1-5 scale. Most universities assign grades of A, B and C to scores of 5, 4 and 3 respectively.
ACT EXAM RESULTS
Kerrville ISD students who took the 2015 ACT exam scored higher than the state average in all tested subjects as well as the composite score of the subjects for the fifth year in a row. The four tests are: English, Mathematics, Reading and Science.
The ACT consists of curriculum-based tests of educational development in English, mathematics, reading, and science designed to measure the skills needed for success in first year college coursework.
Kerrville ISD STAAR Results Among Elite in State
The Texas Education Agency 2015 state accountability ratings were released over the weekend, and Kerrville ISD achievement ranks among the best in the state. As a district, Kerrville ISD was one of only 24 school districts out of more than 1,200 to earn the distinction designation for postsecondary readiness. Additionally, Tivy High School was one of 153 campuses out of more than 4,300 secondary schools to earn all seven distinction designations possible. Daniels Elementary School also excelled by earning all five distinction designations available. All other eligible campuses in Kerrville ISD earned two or more distinction designations. All campuses and the district earned the highest state accountability rating, Met Standard. For the full press release, click HERE.