Wednesday, June 20, 2018

Taylor AcDec Ranks 6th in Nation

Taylor’s Academic Decathlon has continued their tradition of being a nationally ranked team. They currently hold the state’s bronze medal in the small school division, and are ranked sixth in the nation for medium schools.

Wednesday, May 16, 2018

Cashing in on Education

$101K Awarded to Taylor Students

Thanks to the generosity of the Taylor Community, Taylor ISD has awarded fifty-nine local scholarships totaling $101,000 to sixty-six seniors from Taylor High School and Legacy Early College High School. The scholarships were presented in a 

Saturday, March 3, 2018

Scholarships Shaping the Future: Jared Ochoa 

When Jared Ochoa graduated from Taylor High School in 2016, he received a $25,000 scholarship from S&D Plumbing. Thanks to that local scholarship, and on the job training that S&D continues to provide, he is well on his way to becoming a licensed plumber.

Thursday, March 1, 2018

Scholarships Shaping the Future: Becoming a Music Therapist  When Celicia Jackson-Deary graduated from Taylor High School in 2016, she received the Perez Family Scholarship to help with college expenses. The scholarship provided $500 for the first semester, and $300 for each semester after that. Funding from this local scholarship is helping her reach her goal of becoming a music therapist.  

Saturday, February 24, 2018

Taylor Grad Pursues PhD, International Research and Future Goals with NASA

When Brandee Carlson graduated from Taylor High School in 2009, she received the Leon and Kay Bohls Scholarship to help pursue interests in science and writing at the University of Texas. She now holds a degree in hydrogeology, is on schedule to graduate from the doctoral program at Rice University in 2019, and is currently part of an international research team traveling to China.