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Welcome to Taylor High School! It is my honor to introduce you to this exceptional learning community focused on providing an outstanding educational experience. Our school has continued to evolve to provide a rigorous education in a creative and caring learning environment.

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Girls' Track Update

At the area meet in Giddings, Junior Anna Cathryn Griffith wins the pole vault with a clearance of 12' and is the 300 meter hurdles Area Champion with a time of 46.2; in addition Griffith takes 2nd place in the long jump with a jump of 18' advancing to regionals in both events. Kenedy Smith took 2nd place in the shot put with a personal best of 40'5" also advancing to the regional meet. Freshman Sarah Vrabel advances to regionals in the 800 M Dash with a 4th place finish and a personal best 2:30. Finally, the 800 M Relay of Miriah Williams, Ashlyn Collier, Taciana Turner, and Latavia Anderson are regional bound with a 1:46.9 4th place finish! Click for season details from Coach Shelli Cobb

Men's Track Update

Men's Track entered 9 events and advanced to the Regional Track Meet in 8. Click for an update from Coach Doug Franklin

Athletic physicals available

Athletic physicals available for athletes, cheerleaders, dance team, color guard & band members on Thursday, May 17th. The cost of the physical is $20 and must be paid before the sign up deadline, Monday, May 14th. NOTE: Athletic packets must be completed and signed by a parent BEFORE physical. Contact nray@taylorisd.org for more information.

Athletic Paperwork - 2018-2019

All athletes are required to complete the information attached to the link to participate in athletics next year. Sports physicals will not be scheduled until paperwork is complete. Contact nray@taylorisd.org for more information.

TISD Offers Acceleration Exams

Taylor ISD is offering opportunities for secondary students to earn credit in academic subjects and for elementary students to accelerate a grade level by passing the appropriate examinations for acceleration. Exams will be offered for all grade levels 1-5 and most TEKS-based courses in grades 6-12. Click the title above for more details.

THS Color Guard receives Superior Ratings at National Competition

The THS Color Guard competed at the Marching Auxiliaries National Championships Friday, March 23rd and Saturday March 24th.  The competition, held at the Fort Worth Convention Center, hosted hundreds of teams, soloists, and ensembles from several states and even one foreign country.
THS Color Nationals

2018 AP Exam Opportunity

Taylor ISD, in partnership with the College Board, will be offering high school students the opportunity to take Advanced Placement (AP) Exams during the month of May. The College Board exam fee is $94 per exam. College Board allows a fee reduction for those students who qualify for free/reduced lunch. All other students will be required to pay the full price for the exam. To offset the full cost, Taylor ISD will contribute funds to assist with the cost for the 2018 AP exams. To register for the test, visit the Counselors' Corner.

Hi-Steppers earn awards

The Hi-Steppers had another successful competition on Saturday at the Alamo Dance Classic performing a total of 12 dances including 3 team routines, 3 officer routines, 1 trio, 2 duets, and 3 solos. The next performance will be the spring show, which takes place on April 20th at 7pm and 21st at 2pm.

THS Academic Decathlon Earns Bronze at State Competition

The Taylor High School Academic Decathlon team competed in the State Academic Decathlon competition in Frisco February 23-24, 2018 ​and returned home as the State Small School Bronze Medal Team. In addition, the team won the Bronze Medal in the Super Quiz Oral Relay competition.

Stoll leads All-State Band

Back in December, Christian Stoll earned first chair at the ATSSB Region Band Auditions. He qualified for Area by being on of the top ranked Euphonium players at that audition. At the Area audition, Christian placed first. This advanced him into the Texas 4A All-State Band. Upon arrival at the All-State clinic, he auditioned for chair placement within the two All-State bands. For the second year in a row, Christian made first chair in the top All-State band. He has been featured as a soloist in the All-State band both years.

Color Guard receives Superior Rating

The THS Winter Guard competed at the Marching Auxiliaries North Texas Regional on Saturday, February 24th and were they awarded two Superior Ratings for their performances in Team Flag and Team Rifle and Flag. They also received Best in Class and the Choreography Award. These young ladies will be defending their title at the MA National Championships on March 23 and 24 at the Fort Worth Convention Center.

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"Taylor ISD is preparing every student to compete in a global society through a premium educational experience and strong partnerships."