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We are hard at work preparing for the STAAR Tests coming up next week. Students, please get plenty of rest, eat a good breakfast, and come prepared to shine like the stars you are!

STAAR Test dates are listed below:

Monday, April 20 – STAAR – 8th grade Math

Tuesday, April 21 – STAAR – 8th grade Social Studies and
th & 7th grade Math

Wednesday, April 22 – STAAR – 8th grade Science and
th & 7th grade Reading

Soc Studies STAAR Blitz 64
Posted on 04/15/2015
Tennyson students are hard at work preparing for the STAAR Social Studies Test.  more
Posted on 04/15/2015
Tennyson Middle School's summer school program has already begun. Students in danger of failing one or more classes received   more
Posted on 04/09/2015
It was an amazing competition and Waco ISD congratulates all schools and their athletes for their spirit of healthy competition and sportsmanship.  more
Posted on 04/07/2015
TMS students had a great opportunity to share their love of reading with 41 teams from across Region 12  more
Posted on 03/19/2015
For the second consecutive year, the Tennyson Middle School Varsity Orchestra brought home a Sweepstakes Trophy from the UIL Region 8 Concert & Sight Reading Contest.  more
Posted on 02/21/2015
ATLAS Academy students Paige DuPuy, Neal DuPuy and Brigitte Eichenberg are three of 45 advancing to Texas History Day.  more
Posted on 01/26/2015
This Saturday 18 Tennyson Texans participated in the TMEA Region 8 All-Region Choir Auditions in Belton.  more
Bball net and ball
Posted on 01/26/2015
The Texan's 7th grade navy team capped off a spectacular season with a second straight city championship. The Texan's finish the season 7-1 with both the regular season championship as well as the tournament championship.  more
basketball rim
Posted on 01/26/2015
The undefeated Texan's seventh grade Gold team faced a familiar foe at university high school for all the marbles Saturday morning but fell short of their goal losing to Chavez 23-17  more
basketball lightening bolt
Posted on 01/23/2015
Texans entered the middle school playoffs as the overall #1 seed. They would face  more
Posted on 01/08/2015
It will soon be time for current 8th-grade students to fill out their four-year graduation plans.  more
Regional Orchestra
Posted on 12/08/2014
Seven Tennyson Middle School Orchestra students who auditioned for the All-Region Middle School Orchestra  more
Builders Club Group photo
Posted on 12/01/2014
The Tennyson Builders Club sponsored by the Kiwanis Club of Waco Seniors collected donations for Food for Families   more
Veteran Day Guest Speaker
Posted on 11/15/2014
Tennyson students observed Veteran's Day a little early this year on Friday, November 7, 2014 with a moving program. Among the events, the campus hosted a guest speaker, a student speaker, veterans from most branches of the American Armed Forces, and enjoyed wonderful performances by the Tennyson orchestra, choir and band.  more
WHS Soccer
Posted on 11/11/2014
Saturday practice starts Dec 6. Call Now!  more
7th Grade Ftbll team
Posted on 11/10/2014
7th Grade Texans football team win City Championship game over the Caesar Chavez Eagles.  more
Posted on 11/04/2014
The 8th grade Lady Texans took home their second championship in a row last night with an impressive victory over the Cesar Chaves Eagles.  more
Posted on 11/04/2014
The 7th grade Lady Texans took home their second championship in a row last night  more
Posted on 10/10/2014
Inspired by a collaboration with Mrs. Duty’s Native American Exhibit, the students of Functioning Academics expressed a desire to learn more about Native Americans in Texas.  more
Posted on 10/05/2014
adopt a school receives warm welcome at Tennyson  more
Posted on 09/29/2014
Lady Texans are getting the job done!  more
Posted on 09/22/2014
Mr. Landon Netzer was the winner of the 5LB Chocolate bar for the Cherrydale fundraiser this year.  more
Posted on 09/15/2014
Posted on 09/12/2014
Know Your Schools 2014: Waco ISD TMS Principal, Lisa Hall  more
Posted on 09/08/2014
Tennyson and Atlas students danced their way into a new school year this past Friday night.   more