Taft ISD will cancel classes on Tuesday, February 16, 2021, due to hazardous road conditions caused by wet, wintry weather and continued power outages that may affect Remote Learning Plans.
As always, the safety of our staff, students, families, and community is a top priority for Taft ISD.
PARA PUBLICACIÓN INMEDIATA 15 de febrero de 2021
Cancelación de la escuela de Taft ISD para el 16 de febrero de 2021
Taft ISD cancelará las clases el martes 16 de febrero de 2021 debido a las condiciones peligrosas de la carretera causadas por el clima húmedo e invernal y los continuos cortes de energía que pueden afectar los planes de aprendizaje remoto.
Como siempre, la seguridad de nuestro personal, estudiantes, familias y comunidad es una prioridad para Taft ISD.
The Taft Independent School District (ISD) Board of Trustees has employed Texas Association of School Boards (TASB) Executive Search Services to assist with the search for a new Superintendent. The Board has requested that school personnel and the public be involved in developing a profile of the leadership qualities desired of the person the Board should seek to become the new superintendent.
Click or copy the following link to access the Leadership Profile Questionnaire: https://www.taftisd.net/communitysurvey/
In anticipation of hazardous road conditions caused by wet, wintry weather forecasted for our area, Interim Superintendent, Angelita Lopez, is directing all employees to work remotely on Monday, February 15, 2021, during our scheduled Staff Development Day. Employees will work with their supervisors regarding their remote workday. Monday is not an instructional day for students. Due to anticipated inclement weather conditions into Tuesday morning, February 16, 2021, teachers and students should plan to participate via Remote Learning. Teachers should communicate with parents and students regarding instruction and students should check their online learning platform for lesson activities. Administrators, Directors/Supervisors, and Hourly Staff will report to work at 9:30 a.m. on February 16, 2021. Employees will work with their supervisors regarding their work expectations and schedule.
Jermiah Sanchez is signing his letter of intent to attend McMurry University in Abilene, Texas to further his academic and athletic career. The signing is at the Taft High School Gymnasium at 11:40 a.m. Due to COVID-19 the amount of guest will be limited.
We will be reviewing the District 2019-2020 Texas Academic Performance Report (TAPR) and receive Public Input from all Stakeholders. Due to the current COVID-19 situation we are remotely hosting our Public Hearing prior to the School Board Meeting on January 26, 2021. More information can be found clicking the title above.
If you would like to change the learning method of your child then we will need the 3rd Six Weeks Remote Online vs. On Campus Face-to-Face Survey to be submitted for EVERY student in the district that is changing their option. The option you choose for your child will remain the method of instruction for the 3rd Six Weeks, once On Campus Face-to-Face instruction begins. You will have the option to choose Remote Online or On Campus Face-to-Face for each Six Weeks. Please review the click on Read full story for more information.