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Free Career Training Information Sessions At Collin College

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April 17, 2017 – Collin College Continuing Education will host a variety of free Career Training Information Sessions in April and May. Continuing Education courses and certificates provide marketable skills that enable transitioning into a new career or increasing skills that are beneficial to a current career. Information sessions are held at Collin College Courtyard Center, 4800 Preston Park Blvd., …

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10 Frisco Teens Achieve Eagle Scout Rank

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[FRISCO, TX] –– 10 scouts, all from one church congregation and one troop, will receive their Eagle Scout award at a Court of Honor on Sunday, May 7, 2017, from 6-7 pm.. The 10 scouts from troop 6187 are all members of the same congregation of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. Achieving the Eagle scout ranking is …

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Collin College To Host Trustee Candidate Forum

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April 13, 2017 – The Collin College Student and Enrollment Services Department and Student Government Association invite the public to a forum for the candidates in the May 6 Collin College Board of Trustees election. The forum will be at 6:30 p.m., Tuesday, April 18 in the Spring Creek Campus Living Legends Conference Center. The candidates, listed in the order …

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Business Applications Director Recognized for Efficiency Efforts

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Bob Allen, director of business applications and process for Frisco ISD, was awarded the 2017 Nien-Ling Wacker Visionary Award in February at the Laserfiche Empower Conference in Long Beach, California. Laserfiche introduced the Nien-Ling Wacker Visionary Award in 2016 to honor executives who have the foresight and vision to drive transformation throughout their organizations by leveraging Laserfiche enterprise content management (ECM) software. …

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FISD Qualifies 29 Students for International HOSA

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Frisco ISD was very well represented at the Texas HOSA State Leadership Conference in Corpus Christi, with more than 80 students participating in competitive events. A total of 29 students qualified to compete at the International Leadership Conference, set for June 21-24 in Orlando. Many others were named runners-up or received other special recognitions. HOSA is a career and technical …

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District Honors CoServ for their Continued Support of FISD and FEF

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The relationship between CoServ, Frisco Independent School District and the Frisco Education Foundation continues to be one that energizes public education and greatly benefits FISD teachers and students. At the March 20th School Board meeting, CoServ presented Frisco ISD with its annual capital credits check in the amount of $152,822.57, and in turn, FISD recognized CoServ for their continued partnership …

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Frisco ISD Fills Key Administrative Positions

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The Frisco ISD Board of Trustees formally approved several key hires during the School Board meetings in March and April. Congratulations to the following individuals: April 2017 Sandra Petrick, previously coordinator of payroll and benefits at Arlington Classics Academy, was named director of payroll. Petrick brings a wealth of experience in school district payroll and benefits, including system implementation, coordination, …

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Wakeland High School Boys Advance to Soccer State Tournament

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The Wakeland High School boys’ soccer team defeated Dallas Jefferson High School 4-1 in a regional semifinal matchup on Friday night at Standridge Stadium in Carrollton, then beat Midlothian High School 1-0 in the regional final on Saturday to advance to their second consecutive UIL State Soccer Tournament and third trip to state in the last four years. The team was …

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School Board to Weigh 2017-18 Budget and Superintendent Search

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Frisco ISD trustees will look to the future Monday night, as they discuss next year’s school budget and a replacement for retiring Superintendent Dr. Jeremy Lyon. The regularly-scheduled portion of today’s School Board meeting begins at 7:30 p.m. at the FISD Administration Building, 5515 Ohio Drive in Frisco. It will be streamed live online at http://friscoisdtx.swagit.com/live. District staff will give …

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Students Compete at State Science & Engineering Fair

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A student from Frisco ISD’s Maus Middle School took third place in the Texas State Science and Engineering Fair last weekend in San Antonio. Eighth grader Sasha Luich was recognized in the Environmental Science category for her project, which explored various designs to get the most electricity from a windmill. She varied fan blade shape and the angle of the …