Texas A&M University-Central Texas in Killeen will expand its campus with a third building in 2018.
With the Texas Legislative Special Session beginning today, local school districts say they support proposed faculty pay raises but have not made room in their budgets to increase teachers salaries for 2017-18.
Texas A&M University-Central Texas spent $1.5 million in the spring on its science department. One of the biggest purchases made was on a new scanning electron microscope.
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.
The Killeen Independent School District’s finance department is putting final touches on the fiscal year 2018 budget prior to its unveiling next month.
The Texas Education Agency continued Monday to publish State of Texas Assessments of Academic Readiness testing results for all school levels.
Learning to speak a new language is challenging. The same is true when learning how to talk to a computer.
The Killeen Independent School District’s board of trustees will meet today to further discuss the fiscal year 2018 budget.
After a three-week break, the Killeen Independent School District will meet to further discuss the fiscal year 2018 budget.
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.
The personal identification of teachers and employees of the Killeen Independent School District were exposed on the internet.
The Texas Education Agency is expected to release statewide results Friday from the State of Texas Assessments of Academic Readiness tests.
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…
Aviation students at Central Texas College have some new, state-of-the-art equipment for flight training and competition.
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…
During the 2016-2017 school year, 10 Killeen Independent School District students completed the fire academy and two students passed the firefighters exam, qualifying them to become future firefighters.
With the stroke of a pen, six organizations created a unique partnership Wednesday at Bernie Beck Hall at Texas A&M University-Central Texas.
The Killeen Independent School District is preparing to spend nearly $300 million on facility construction and renovation by 2021.
The Killeen Independent School District will hold a workshop today to discuss the fiscal year 2018 budget.
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.
Carlyle Walton was sworn into his first term on the Killeen Independent School District board as things were heating up.
Potential future students of the Texas A&M University-Central Texas were briefed on the economic benefits of attending the school during Warrior Preview Day on Saturday.
The Killeen Independent School District will continue an ongoing partnership with Communities in Schools of Greater Central Texas Inc. as the district renewed its contract for the upcoming school year.
Five Killeen elementary school libraries are aiming to keep students reading and learning through the beginning of summer.
Residents continue to criticize the Killeen Independent School District for spending $1 million on a new scoreboard at Leo Buckley Stadium — and the district continues to argue it was a good purchase.
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.
COPPERAS COVE — Janice Stalder always knew she wanted to teach; the only question was what she would teach and on what level.
The inaugural Intelligent & Talented “IT” Girls Conference attracted about 200 girls Thursday to the Anderson Center on the Central Texas College campus for empowerment sessions given by 31 female speakers.
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…
LAMPASAS — Robert White is the new principal of Lampasas High School.
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…
The Killeen Independent School District’s board of trustees voted 4-2 to approve the purchase of a new $1 million scoreboard Tuesday.
Killeen, Copperas Cove and Lampasas school district officials say improvement is needed on all levels after statewide rankings were released.
The Killeen Independent School District board of trustees plan to discuss purchasing a new $1.1 million scoreboard for the district’s football stadium at tonight’s meeting.
The Killeen school board will consider the replacement of a scoreboard at Leo Buckley Stadium during Tuesday’s meeting.
Three out of four Killeen hIgh schools failed a statewide school performance evaluation, according to results released Sunday.
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.
St. Joseph Catholic School in Killeen is preparing for student enrollment.
When Stephanie Maulolo stepped into the kindergarten classroom at Peebles Elementary School for the first time, the teacher knew this new aide was special.
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.
BELTON — They stepped into the arena to the roar of thunderous applause Sunday and exited graduates of the Shoemaker High School Class of 2017 on separate roads to parts unknown.
BELTON — They came with different ideas, followed different paths and ended up together on an arena stage Saturday to graduate as the Ellison High School Class of 2017.
BELTON — With thanks and sentiments spoken from the stage, Killeen High School graduated 471 seniors Saturday, launching grateful students to new paths of exploration.
The Killeen Independent School District and other local districts will receive performance rankings June 4 as the school year ends in Texas.
Emotions ranged from unabashed joy to wistful acceptance to deep relief Friday as about 42,500 pre-kindergarten through 12th-graders called it a year.
The Killeen Independent School District is considering a renewed agreement with the Killeen Fire Department that would last through the 2018-2019 school year.
Ninety-five percent of Killeen’s enrolled seniors are scheduled to graduate this weekend, according to Killeen Independent School District officials.
BELTON — Friends and family members filled the Bell County Expo Center’s Garth Arena as 515 Copperas Cove High School graduates walked across the stage to receive their diplomas Thursday night.