|With the right mix of an experienced faculty and administration,
un-crowded classrooms, first-rate facilities and superb support from parents and other
members of the community, the Weatherford schools help produce young people ready to
succeed in a complex world. The districts 156 teachers have an average of 14.2 years
teaching experience. Its nine administrators average 20 years in the field. Students drop
out at a rate that is two-thirds less than the state average, and score about five percent
higher than their statewide counterparts on the ACT test.
The curriculum is deep and flexible. Gifted/honor classes are available to students, third grade and above. Special education integrated opportunities may be found at all five schools. Middle school students enjoy a highly regarded technology education program, while high school students can avail themselves of advanced placement, vocational agriculture, carpentry and marketing courses. School-to-work and alternative, education-based placement programs are also available.
Community and business leaders offer generous support to the school system. Parents are encouraged to be partners in the education of their children. A wide range of dedicated leaders are responsible for the success of such programs as the Weatherford Education Foundation, 11 booster clubs, a fruitful partnership with the Weatherford Area Chamber of Commerce, the Drug Free Advisory Board, and Eagle Ambassadors, which is a partnership consisting of high school students and community non-profit organizations.
More than 2,000 students
attend five Weatherford schools.
The Administration office is at 516 N. Broadway, 772-3327.
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