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Texas A&M University-Central Texas in Killeen will expand its campus with a third building in 2018.

The Killeen Independent School District is providing academic materials for students in grades prekindergarten through eighth this summer as a way to encourage them to do well this upcoming school year.

While Killeen and Copperas Cove State of Texas Assessments of Academic Readiness scores have dropped in the last five years, so too has the state average, bringing attention to possible solutions that range from more parental involvement to scrapping the standardized test altogether.

The Killeen Independent School District board was chosen by a Texas Association of School Administrators committee as the Region 12 School Board of the Year.

While Texas Education Agency officials said they expected to post individual school and district results for the spring 2017 semester’s State of Texas Assessment of Academic Readiness tests, the agency was still working past press time Friday night to publish them online.

A Killeen school district administrator said the district’s mentorship programs aimed to curb school fights is working, and the district plans to expand the programs next school year by hiring four campus activity liaisons, one for each high school who will oversee the after-school and mento…

A wide spectrum of opinions have flooded the Herald’s Facebook page in relation to the Killeen Independent School District’s plans to open four new schools and expand its career center. KISD has tentative plans to spend nearly $300 million by 2021 as detailed in the district’s strategic faci…

The Killeen Independent School District board of trustees will continue discussion of the fiscal year 2018 budget during a workshop meeting in the district’s administration building Tuesday.

While Killeen Independent School District officials say high mobility rates have affected school ratings done by Children at Risk, a Texas-based nonpartisan research organization, the district’s performance grades may also reflect schools in lower income areas struggling academically.

The Killeen Independent School District board voted 4-2 to spend $1 million on a new scoreboard. The vote comes as the school district received another set of poor ratings for its education. It also comes as money is tight for taxpaying commercial landowners whose property valuations and tax…

Outrage flowed from social media late Tuesday after the Killeen Independent School District’s Board of Trustees voted to approve a new $1 million scoreboard for Leo Buckley Stadium, and school board members revealed new information on the issue Wednesday: The district still owes about $153,0…

With property tax increases on the horizon and some local business and residential owners seeing their property values skyrocket, some local taxpayers are questioning whether a $1 million proposed scoreboard at Killeen’s Leo Buckley Stadium is necessary.

FORT HOOD — Carl R. Darnall Army Medical Center and Texas A&M University Health Science Center signed an agreement designating the Army hospital as a clinical training site for Texas A&M College of Medicine students, during a ceremony at Darnall on Wednesday.

BELTON— Reflecting on past successes and looking forward to future challenges, Harker Heights High School seniors stepped across the Bell County Expo Center stage Sunday as high school graduates.

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