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WORTHAM ISD, PO BOX 247, WORTHAM, TX 76693
Shipping address (For all campuses):  201 S. 4th St., Wortham, TX 76693

Administration office: 254-765-3095 x8/Fax 254-765-3473, 201 S. 4th, Wortham, TX 76693
Elementary Office: 254-765-3080/Fax 254-765-3512, 200 S. 5th, Wortham, TX 76693
Middle School Office: 254-765-3523/Fax 254-765-3531, 200 (B) S. 5th St  Wortham, TX 76693
High school Office: 254-765-3094/Fax 254-765-3085, 109 S. 5th, Wortham, TX 76693
Field house/old gym: 254-765-3091, 4th St., Wortham, TX 76693
Bulldog Cafe: 254-765-3090|200 S. 5th, Wortham, TX 76693
Football field located at 411 Longbotham, Wortham, TX 76693
New gym:  254-765-3088, 200 S. 5th, Wortham, TX 76693 
  
 


 

 

Wortham Project Graduation for Seniors 2023
Egg My Yard

See flyer for details
Due by April 3rd

For safety reasons, No One is Allowed on the construction site
at the baseball/softball fields during school, after school or during games.
Thank you

March 30, HS track @ Kerens
March 31, 2nd gr field trip to Waco
March 31, Baseball vs Axtell there
March 31, Softball vs Abbott here
March 31, Spring Blood Drive

Wortham Chamber of Commerce
Easter Egg Hunt
Saturday, April 1 @10am
Wortham Memorial Park (behind Methodist Church)


Spring Blood Drive
HS Parking Lot
March 31st 9am to 3pm 
Contact Lindsay Langley to sign up!

April 7 – Good Friday- Bad Weather Day

 

PreK and Kinder Early Registration on April 21st 
Elementary Main Office
200 S. 5th St
9 am to 11am and 1pm to 3 pm

23-24 PreKinder Enrollment Packet
23-24 kinder Pre Enrollment Packet

 

Parents in order to ensure that our 4th-8th grade students are kept safe, we have made a small change to our dismissal procedure.  Lane 1 (closest to the building) will be for any parent picking up a 6-8 grade student.  6th-8th grade students will leave from the front doors of the Middle School. 4th and 5th grade students will dismiss from the side door at the ramp. Just like always.  Parents only picking up 4th or 5th grade students will need to be in Lane 2.  We will not allow students to run through cars.  Students will wait at cones until parents pull up.  We apologize for any inconvenience that this may cause.  It is our goal to ensure the safety of our students. 

Public Education Grant Program Notification (PEG)

 

January 17, 2023
Bulldog families,
Late this afternoon, one of our athletes received a threat of violence, and after consultation with local law enforcement, Wortham ISD and Axtell ISD
jointly decided to postpone the JV and Varsity basketball games in Axtell this evening and err on the side of safety for students, staff, and fans.
This game will be rescheduled for a later date.
Melissa Bosley Wortham ISD Superintendent

Important Message-Please read
click here

Please read the attached communication regarding an incident in our District
Letter January 13, 2023

 

Please notice our new stop signs at the crosswalks on 5th st between our campuses.
Thank you, City of Wortham, for protecting our kids!
Pedestrians have the right of way

5th St Crosswalk with new stop signsNew stop signs at 5th St crosswalk between campuses

Pedestrians have the right of way

SchoolMed by Goodside Health
Virtual Care Visits for Everyone
Details

 

Employees of the Month-February

Employee of the Month-February Courtney Taylor with Supt Melissa BosleyEmployee of the Month - February Michellle McLelland with Supt Melissa Bosley
Courtney Taylor (left) pictured with Superintendent Melissa Bosley (right)
Michelle McLelland left) pictured with Superintendent Melissa Bosley (right)

New Field House Project – Estimated Completion 23-24 school year

New Field House Site LocationNew Field House Renderings


Reminder:  No outside drinks or containers are allowed at school events

 

Free/Reduced Meals
Applications are being processed as quickly as possible.  Until you are notified that you are approved, please send meal money to avoid accruing charges on the
lunch account.  Breakfast is $1.50 and lunch is $3.00.  If you have questions, please contact Cynthia Kirgis at 254-765-3095 ext 5

 

4th-8th pickup
All parents picking up students after 3:30 will need to be in the car pick up line. Please form the line from the south end of the street leading up to the school. Parents coming from the north will not be permitted to enter the line in front of others that have waited. To further safety precautions, students will be called to cones to wait for parents. No student will run across the parking lot to enter a car. Parents picking up 4th/5th grade students only will be directed to the outside lane for quick access. Parents picking up students in 4th/5th and 6-8 grades will need to wait in the inner lane. 4th/5th grade students dismiss at 3:30 and 6-8 dismiss at 3:38.

 

Wortham ISD Safe Return to In-person Instruction and Continuity of Services Plan|Spanish

ESSER III Use of Funds Plan|Spanish
Elementary bell rings 7:50am – 3:30pm 
Middle School bell rings 7:50am – 3:38pm
High School 7:50am – 3:38pm

Drop off:  If you arrive after the bell rings, you will need to check in at the campus office at 200 S. 5th St
 

For safety – Please wait until 7:30 to drop off students.  Staff will be in place at this time.
Thanks for your help :)

If you need to make transportaton changes for your student, please contact the campus office no later than 2:00pm.

In reference to the Middle School Parking lot- please continue to make an effort to not drop your child off before 7:30am.  Also, follow the directions on the signs and drop your child off at the curb by the gym door as directed.  Thank you for helping us create a safer drop off & pick up procedure for our students.

 

 


We are not accepting new transfer student apps at this time

 

 


Reminder that Wortham ISD will be using Raptor Visitor Management System for all visitors for Elementary/Middle School/High School
Please remember to bring your DL or other type of identification
Parent Letter

 

The Texas Retired Teachers Association (TRTA) and its charitable partner organization, the Texas Retired Teachers Foundation (TRTF) are offering online tutoring FREE to all students in Texas public schools. Please help TRTA spread the word to your students!
 

THE DETAILS

  • TRTF Tutor Program is offering FREE online tutoring services in all grade levels and most subject areas by matching students with retired, certified Texas teachers that meet their specific tutoring needs. 
  • The TRTF online tutor platform is a highly flexible program designed to accommodate busy schedules by allowing students and families to select their own tutor and set tutoring sessions that work best for them. 
  • At this point, all tutor session hours are provided through donations to TRTF and are FREE to any Texas public school student. There is no limit to the number of tutoring sessions a student can utilize; however, the tutor hours are available on a first come, first serve basis, and we will serve as many students as we have available hours.

Below you will find the basic information on how to access the tutors. We currently have about 200 tutors who cover a broad array of subjects and grade levels. TRTF would love for your district to spread the word to your parent-teacher organizations, teachers and students and give them access to the platform. 

HOW IT WORKS:
1.     Sign up online with the Texas Retired Teachers Foundation.
2.     Submit a request and review qualified tutors for specific courses.
3.     Select your tutor and schedule a session.
4.     Meet with your tutor.

The Online Tutoring Services program is FREE of charge to all students and families. Please take a look and let us know if you decide to market TRTF Tutors to your school district. 
              
          Communication to Parents/Guardians regarding social media challenge


The Parent and Family Engagement Policy 2022-2023


 


New Security Feature added at campuses.
To request access to enter the buildings,
you will need to push the button below the new video phone stations at the main entrances to talk with the office.
Thank you for your support as we continue to implement new security features for the safety and security of our staff and students


 


For the safety and security of our staff and students, 5th street will be closed to thru traffic on school days 8am to 3:15pm
You will need to enter from main street


You can now pay your lunch bill online
http://www.mymealtime.com/       


 


AT&T – Affordable internet for households participating in the
SNAP Program.  Click here for details.


FOR EMERGENCY NOTIFICATIONS

PLEASE SIGN UP FOR DISTRICT WIDE REMIND MESSAGES, TEXT @wortham to 81010
If you are already signed up to receive messages , please do not sign up again
(To opt-out of Remind messages, respond to the text by typing unsubscribe@wortham)

Emergency notifications will also be posted on our school's Face Book and Twitter page
Emergency closings or delays will also be posted on:
KWTX-Channel 10
WFAA-Channel 8
KDFW-Channel 4
KNES 99.1 (Fairfield)


New Texas Transition Site:  https://www.texastransition.org/

Texas Transition Guide:  https://www.texastransition.org/apps/pages/texas-transition-and-employment-guide


.Wortham ISD Mission Statement:  Together with our community through relevant and engaging learning experiences, we will foster an 
environment of mutual respect and equip students with skills to become lifelong learners, problem solvers, and productive citizens.

Wortham ISD Vision Statement:  Our vision is for students to be lifelong learners who flourish in the future they create with a desire to positively
impact the world around them.

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Contact Information

Wortham ISD
201 S. 4th
PO Box 247
Wortham , Texas 76693
Schedule:

22-23 School Year
Mon-Thurs 7:30 – 4:00/Fri 7:30 to 3:45

Map
Phone: 254-765-3095 x8
Fax: 254-765-3473