• Lewisville ISD awards, accolades and recognitions page.



    Forest Vista Elementary and Marcus High School Percussion Ensemble were selected to be a TMEA Honor Performance at the 2020 TMEA Convention. 

    Students from Flower Mound, Hebron, Lewisville, Marcus and The Colony high schools were named to the 2020 TMEA All-State Roster. 


    Texas School Counselor Association named Garden Ridge Elementary counselor Emily Mennsfield the 2019-2020 Elementary School Counselor of the Year; Garden Ridge Assistant Principal Lee Worden as the 2019-2020 Counselor Advocate of the Year, and LISD Director of Guidance and Counseling Monya Crow the 2019-2020 Counseling Supervisor of the Year. 

    Coyote Ridge, Degan, Donald, Garden Ridge, Hebron Valley, Highland Village, Indian Creek, Lewisville, McAuliffe, Morningside, Prairie Trail, Hicks, Wellington, Downing, Griffin, Huffines, Killian, Lamar, FMHS, Hebron 9, HHS, LHS, Harmon, Killough, MHS and TCHS were named the Texas School Counselor Association's 2019 Counselors Reinforcing Excellence in Texas - CREST Award Recipients.

    Liberty Elementary School Nurse Regina Miller was recently named one of D Magazine's 2020 Excellence in Nursing award recipients. See her feature in the magazine here



    LISD's Director of Virtual Learning Dr. Chris Bigenho was named the Texas Computer Education Association's 2020 Advocacy Award recipient. Watch the LISD Board Recognition February 2020 Highlight Video here.




    LISD Spelling Bee
    LISD's 2020 Spelling Bee winner is Swayam Rath from Killian Middle School and the first runner-up is Krithi Gannamaneni from Forestwood Middle School. See their winning picture on LISD's Facebook Page here

    Midwest Clinic
    Arbor Creek Middle School Saxophone Ensemble and Killian Middle School Band performed in the prestigious 2019 Midwest Clinic in Chicago. Watch the LISD Board Recognition January 2020 Highlight Video here


    Congratulations to all the campus teachers of the year. See a complete list here


    School Board Appreciation Month
    January is School Board Appreciation Month - a great time to focus on the role of Lewisville ISD's Board of Trustees play in the community and schools. To show LISD's Board appreciation for their dedication and hard work, each campus submitted a poster or banner to be displayed on the walls of the LISD Board Room during the Jan. 13 Board Meeting. Watch this year's Board Appreciation video here.



    Whataburger Super Team
    Dave Campbell's Texas Football and Whataburger have teamed up to give fans the opportunity to honor the best and brightest stars in Texas high school football with the 2019 Whataburger Super Team. This year, LISD has four players who have been nominated: Defensive Back – Darius Snow, Hebron High School; Defensive Line – Kyair Warner, The Colony High School; Linebacker – Luke Halter, Lewisville High School; and Wide Receiver/Tight End – Myles Price, The Colony High School. Fans can vote for these players to be named one of 40 from across the state to the 2019 Whataburger Super Team. Voting ends Tuesday, Dec. 31. Vote Here


    D Magazine 2020 Excellence in Nursing Awards
    Liberty Elementary School Nurse Regina Miller was recently named one of D Magazine's 2020 Excellence in Nursing award recipients. Stay tuned for D's March 2020 issue where she will be featured. 



    Bands of America 2019 Grand National Championships
    Hebron High School Marching Band recently won the bronze medal and the Outstanding Music caption in the 2019 Bands of America Grand National Championships. See Hebron's performance video here and pictures here

    Bands of America 2019 San Antonio Super Regional Championship
    The following high schools for placing in the Top 10 at the Bands of America 2019 San Antonio Super Regional Championship: Hebron High School (5th place); Marcus High School (6th place); and Flower Mound High School (9th place).

    LISD Student-Athlete Signings and Commits
    Student-athletes from all five high schools have committed or signed their letters of intent to play collegiate sports. See our running list for this school year here

    Time Magazine's Kids Person of the Year
    McKamy Middle School seventh-grader Abhijay Kodali, along with his fellow Scripp’s National Spelling Bee “OctoChamps,” are finalists for Time for Kids Person of the Year. Vote for the OctoChamps and learn more here. 

    UCA Regional Cheer Competition
    Marcus High School Varsity cheerleaders claimed first place in the UCA Regional Cheer Competition. 

    University of North Texas Tournament 
    Lewisville High School student Isaiah Williams took home first place in the Original Oratory event at the 2019 University of North Texas Tournament. The following Hebron High School students also placed in the annual tournament: Aryana Azizi, First Place, Impromptu; Anjali Das, First Place, International Extemp; Anjali Gladson, Second Place, Program Oral Interpretation; Terrell Smith, Third Place, Domestic Extemp; Krish Shah, Third Place, International Extemp; Terrell Smith, Fourth Place, Impromptu; Ashlyn Craven, Fifth Place, Original Oratory; Bresha Jones, Fifth Place, Program Oral Interpretation; Sarah Rizvi, Sixth Place, Original Oratory; Julia Joseph, Sixth Place, Domestic Extemp; Kiley Hay, Sixth Place, Impromptu. See the full list of results here.   

    FMHS Tech Club
    Jaguar robotics Team 4192 competed in the NTX Tournament of Robots and finished in 13th place qualifying for the 6th-seeded alliance to compete in the playoffs. For the second year in club history, FMHS' all-girls competition team competed in the STEMGals offseason tournament. With one of the largest all-girls team competing, FMHS STEMGals team ranked 9th place qualifying for the 7th-seeded alliance for the quarterfinals.


    University of North Texas Athletics Hall of Fame
    Flower Mound High School Football Receivers Coach Casey Fitzgerald was recently elected into the University of North Texas' Athletics Hall of Fame. Learn more about Coach Fitzgerald here



    Bands of America Dallas/Fort Worth Regional Championship
    Flower Mound, Hebron and Marcus High Schools claimed the top three places in the 2019 Bands of America Dallas/Fort Worth Regional Championship. FMHS took first place, HHS second and MHS third.

    US Bands Burleson Showcase
    Lewisville High School took home second place in the USBands Burleson Showcase with a final score of 87.2.  

    Dallas Cowboy Celebrity Chefs
    The Colony High School's Culinary Arts students took second place in the Dallas Cowboys Celebrity Chef competition. Students competed by cooking, preparing and serving a signature recipe during a Dallas Cowboys home game at the AT&T Stadium in Arlington.

    National Band Association
    The Arbor Creek Middle School Band earned the National Band Association's 2019 Program of Excellence distinction — the only middle school program in Texas to be selected.

    National Merit and Hispanic Program Honorees
    The district is proud to announce 296 high school seniors were recently recognized for their outstanding academic achievement in The National Merit Scholarship Program and National Hispanic Recognition Program. See the complete list here

    Pan Am Softball Championship
    Marcus High School student Haidyn Sokoloski played softball for Team USA in the U-17 Women’s Pan American Softball Championship. The team came home with the gold medal. 

    The First Tee at Pebble Beach

    Hebron High School student golfer Symran Shah recently competed in the First Tee at Pebble Beach in Dallas. 

    TMEA Honor Orchestra
    The Flower Mound High School String Orchestra earned State Finalist status in the TMEA Honor Orchestra submission process, finishing 8th in the state of Texas.



    National PTA Schools of Excellence
    Donald, Flower Mound, Garden Ridge, Heritage, Indian Creek, and Timber Creek elementary schools and Hedrick Middle School were named 2019-2021 National PTA Schools of Excellence. 

    NBC 5 High School Football Player of the Week
    The Colony High School senior Mikey Harrington II was named the NBC 5 High School Football Player of the Week for his performance vs. Frisco Reedy High School.

    Scripps National Spelling Bee
    McKamy Middle School 7th-grader Abhijay Kodali was one of the eight co-champions in the 2019 Scripps National Spelling Bee.


    Texas School Resource Officer of the Year
    The Colony High School's School Resource Officer Omar Montemayor was named the 2019 Texas School Resource Officer Association SRO of the Year. 

    Whataburger Coach of the Week
    The Colony High School Head Football Coach Rudy Rangel was named the Whataburger Coach of the Week. 



    AWFS Fair Student Competition
    During the summer, 2019 Flower Mound High School/Dale Jackson Career Center graduate Kyle Hassett won first place in the AWFS Fair Student Competition's High School "Sports and Games" category for his poker table. Learn more about it here

    Teen Animation Festival International 2019
    Congratulations to TECC-East student Morgan McGrath who won The Walt Disney Family Museum Oustanding Animation Award for their animation "The Wolf and the Rabbit." In addition, the same animation won second place in the Pegasus Film Festival for high school students in Dallas. See TECC-East animation creations here

    FMHS Technology Club Receives Recognition
    The Flower Mound High School Technology Club students were recognized this summer by the Texas Senate, House and the Town of Flower Mound for dominating world robotics competitions last school year.

    TESPA Student Leadership Award
    Forest Vista, Garden Ridge and Peters Colony elementary schools were recognized for earning the Texas Elementary Principals and Supervisors Association Student Leadership Award. 

    Texas Destination Imagination
    Destination Imagination students from Hebron High School, Creek Valley and Flower Mound 9 were recognized for winning first place at state. 

    Girls Go CyberStart Competition
    Hebron High School girls' cybersecurity team won third place in the 2019 National Cybersecurity Competition. Learn more here.


    AWFS Fair Student Competition
    Dale Jackson Career Center teacher Joe Davis received special recognition from PantoRouter for his commitment to teaching students the art of wood manufacturing and technology. Learn more here

    Texas PTA
    Huffines Middle School Teacher of the Year Tamara Ostrander was recognized for being named Texas PTA's Secondary Teacher of the Year. 

    Tech Titans
    LHS Killough math teacher Leigh Ann Mitchell was named the 2019 Tech Titans of the Future - High School Math/Science teacher of the year. Learn more about Mitchell here. In addition, Hebron High School computer science teacher Jared Stites was a finalist in the 2019 Tech Titans of the Future - High School Math/Science teacher category. Learn more about Stites here.


    Do you know of a student or staff member who received an award or accomplishment? 
    If so, please contact LISD's Communications Department at congrats@lisd.net.
    This page is updated on a monthly basis.