Board members listened to a proposal that would give students the opportunity to experience cultures from another part of the world.
The Wichita Falls Independent School District will discuss and approve items on their agenda.
WFISD board members vote to approve a $99 million budget for 2012 - 2013.
WFISD's new superintendent has now weighed in on the big deficit the district was facing, and presented a new list of cuts to school board members.
Wichita Falls ISD officials say rising expenses paired with falling revenue made the tough, cost-cutting recommendations to the board unavoidable.
Wichita Falls Independent School District officials are proposing cutting dozens of jobs and school programs in the next two years.
Scores always change in a football game and now that big board at the south end of the field at Memorial Stadium could be changing as well.
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In just a few short weeks, the man who has served as superintendent for the Wichita Falls Independent School District the past three years will no longer be with the district. Dr. George Kazanas will soon become the superintendent of Midway ISD, which is in Waco.
This will be the second time for Dr. Powers to serve as interim superintendent.
Crews have begun work to replace the turf at memorial stadium which has been there for about a dozen years.
Ken Hines, who has served on the WFISD Board of Trustees for the last 17 years, will no seek re-election
After nearly two hours of deliberation behind closed doors, WFISD School Board members decided not to renew the contract of Old High's head basketball coach, Carl Pennington. Six members voted not to renew his contract, one voted in favor of Pennington, while the 8th board member abstained.
Under the STAAR testing, freshman would have to take standardized test in the four core subject areas. Their score on that test would make up 15 percent of their final grade in the respective classes.