$7,500 was awarded to ATLAS to go towards the purchase of iPads to further integrate technology in order to create meaningful, real world lessons that can be infused into our  integrated units and mini courses. Thank you to the Waco ISD Education Foundation and HEB.


Applications to attend ATLAS are now open. Intent to return forms as well. Click APPLY above.

ATLAS students make an impression at the Heart of Texas Regional History Fair with many advancing to the Texas History Day competition on May 2, 2015.

Posted on 03/24/2015
Seven ATLAS students competed at the Destination Imagination Regional Competition on March 7, 2015.  more
Posted on 01/08/2015
It will soon be time for current 8th-grade students to fill out their four-year graduation plans.  more
Posted on 11/20/2014
Every year Hundreds of thousands of children participate in the National History Fair to compete for the prize of Top Historian in the Nation.   more
Posted on 11/14/2014
The Atlas Academy marched Nov. 11th in the Veterans Day Parade in Downtown Waco. The Students carried posters with the images of different Veterans.  more
Posted on 11/14/2014
C-SPAN Paid a visit to Tennyson Middle School this week  more
Posted on 11/11/2014
The Texans entered the Waco Bowl Game 6-1 with their only blemish coming from the Caesar Chavez Eagles.  more
Posted on 11/11/2014
Saturday practice Starts Dec. 6. Call Now!  more
Posted on 11/04/2014
The 8th grade Lady Texans took home their second championship in a row last night with an impressive victory over the Cesar Chaves Eagles.  more
Posted on 11/04/2014
The 7th grade Lady Texans took home their second championship in a row last night with an impressive victory over the Cesar Chaves Eagles.  more
Posted on 11/01/2014
Caitlin Brennan has always had a flair for the dramatics, so it is no surprise that the Waco Civic Theatre cast her as Little Cosette in the production of “Les Miserables”.  more
Posted on 10/30/2014
Tennyson students walking around the courtyard or in the hallways by the garden may have witnessed an animal that may seem slightly out of place.  more
Posted on 10/30/2014
Thanks to Atlas Social Studies Teacher, Mr. George Stonikinis, Atlas received a new robot this past week.  more
Posted on 10/21/2014
On Friday, the 17th of October 2014, Jesse D. Hayes, a Technician and plane designer, and Lieutenant Dan of the navy,  more
Posted on 10/21/2014
Congratulations Kathleen Knight  more
Posted on 10/10/2014
Atlas Kitchen Opens its doors to students  more
Posted on 09/29/2014
The Waco ISD Advanced Academics Department is accepting nominations for fifth- through 12th-grade students to be tested for Gifted and Talented services.  more
Posted on 09/22/2014
ATLAS students this year are challenged every week to put their hands on whatever the lesson is and Mrs. Prathers science class was no exception.  more
Posted on 09/15/2014
Atlas is on Facebook, and liking us is just one of the many ways parents can see all the great things happening here at ATLAS.  more
Posted on 09/12/2014
Mr. Hank Bloomer gave Atlas students an authentic perspective of the Native American in Texas as he put up a 14-foot Teepee, complete with bear skin rug and camp fire.  more
Posted on 09/08/2014
As you walk into Mr. Villa's Science class you might get the impression that things are about to get a little Dicey  more
Posted on 09/08/2014
Team Building in Mrs. Duty’s Class Entering into Mrs. Duty’s class the first week of school might cause you to think “what is a history teacher doing having students construct towers?”   more
Posted on 09/03/2014
Start your morning with a great cup of coffee and find out about all the upcoming events for Atlas.  more
Posted on 08/05/2014
Paige DuPuy and Brigitte Eichenberg, students at the ATLAS Academy, are among the elite history fair performers in the nation.  more
Posted on 05/30/2014
Exceptionally high scores on college entrance exams have resulted in recognition for three Tennyson Middle School students enrolled in the ATLAS Academy.  more
Posted on 05/08/2014
The students tackled Tinker vs. Demoines to address the NHD topic of rights and responsibilities.  more