John Sherrill
Marfa ISD will begin classes on regular schedule today. Buses will run on normal schedule. Stay warm on your way in!
3 days ago, John Sherrill
John Sherrill
Marfa ISD will host a Veteran's Day Assembly on Monday, November 11th at 10:00 AM. Veterans are invited to come early, sign in, and sit in reserved seating as our special guests.
6 days ago, John Sherrill
John Sherrill
Chemistry class tours Sul Ross State University Scanning Electronic Microscope (SEM) lab.
8 days ago, John Sherrill
John Sherrill
There’s “Snow Much to Read” at Marfa ISD’s annual Scholastic Book Fair, November 4-8, 2019. Community members are invited to shop for children, grandchildren, nieces and nephews (or yourself) during the Fair: Monday-Thursday, 7:45-4:00 pm and Friday 7:45-12:00, noon at the school library on the High School campus. Family Night shopping is Thursday, 5:00-7:00 pm. Can’t make it during open hours or live out of town but still want to help us achieve our goal of 900 new books for the library? Shop our Online Book Fair until 11/12/19. Go to http://onlinebook fairs.scholastic.com to find Marfa’s wish list. Contact MISD school librarian Crawford Marginot at 432/729-5500 for more information.
17 days ago, John Sherrill
John Sherrill
Marfa ISD will continue celebration of Red Ribbon Week with a color run on Monday, October 28, 2019. The color run will start at Coffield Park at 6:00 PM and finish at Martin Field. All community members are welcome!
18 days ago, John Sherrill
John Sherrill
Happy Friday! Marfa ISD will be having a pep rally today at 3:05 PM in the Marfa Shorthorn Gym.
20 days ago, John Sherrill
John Sherrill
Special thanks to our law enforcement community for celebrating Red Ribbon Week with us.
22 days ago, John Sherrill
John Sherrill
Marfa ISD will be kicking off Red Ribbon Week with an assembly at Martin Field tomorrow at 10:00 AM. Community members are welcome to attend! We will have special guests from law enforcement and border patrol. All students are encouraged to wear red.
23 days ago, John Sherrill
John Sherrill
https://youtu.be/0ZoovCv12XU The Marfa Martians presentation is now online at the link above. These scientists pushed the bounds of possibility and created new knowledge from their project. Special thanks to all contributors!
23 days ago, John Sherrill
John Sherrill
The Marfa High School Student Council has adopted the following spirit days for next week's Red Ribbon Week. Wednesday, October 23 - Red Ribbon Kick Off - Wear Red Thursday, October 24 - Throwback Thursday - Dress in any decade you want to say no to drugs Friday, October 25 - Block out drugs - Wear Sunglasses and/or hats Monday October 28 - Stand Up to Drugs - Wear your Wacky Socks Tuesday, October 29 - Dress for success with no drugs - Professional Dress Up Day
28 days ago, John Sherrill
John Sherrill
Big win for the Lady Shorthorns in 5 games.
about 1 month ago, John Sherrill
John Sherrill
Safety and Security Team Notes from October 8, 2019. The next meeting will be January 22, 2020 @ 2:00 PM.
about 1 month ago, John Sherrill
John Sherrill
There will be a Jr High open house on Thursday, October 10th from 5:30 - 6:30 PM. All parents are invited!
about 1 month ago, John Sherrill
John Sherrill
Marfa ISD has received questions regarding a potential early release for today.We apologize for this misinformation but there is NOT early release today. As a reminder, any communications from the school will come from (432)729-5500. Again, we apologize for the miscommunication.
about 1 month ago, John Sherrill
John Sherrill
Mrs. Loya’s class talking about cell structure, enzymes, and nutrients. Learning about cells are the basis for all other secondary sciences.
about 1 month ago, John Sherrill
John Sherrill
The point of philosophical chairs is not to win a debate but the exchange of ideas.
about 1 month ago, John Sherrill
John Sherrill
After an exhaustive search due to the Immanuel Christian cancellation, Marfa ISD has not been able to secure an opponent for football game for Friday, September 20th. Homecoming court will be announced during the community pep rally that begins tonight at 7:00 PM, after the parade. Homecoming king and queen will be presented at tonight's festivities. They will also be re-introduced during the football contest next Friday, September 27 vs. Faith Christian. Come out and support the Shorthorns at the parade, pep rally and homecoming ceremonies tonight. 
about 1 month ago, John Sherrill
John Sherrill
Schedule of Events for Homecoming 2019 Thursday September 19 6:00 PM - Community Parade 7:00 PM - Introduction of Court & Announcing 2019 Homecoming King & Queen Senior Skit Community Pep Rally Senior Snake Burning of the M Court and king/queen will also be announced at next week’s varsity football game vs. Faith Christian. Go Shorthorns!
about 1 month ago, John Sherrill
John Sherrill
Immanuel Christian has cancelled the game vs. Marfa Shorthorns scheduled for Friday September 20th. At this time, MISD is seeking a replacement opponent for the homecoming game. We will make an announcement regarding the homecoming game at approximately 9:00 AM tomorrow morning.
about 1 month ago, John Sherrill
John Sherrill
Marfa ISD fall photos will be taken on October 8. All students, plan to take photos. Seniors will be able to retake photos if needed. Class photo will be taken PK-6.
about 1 month ago, John Sherrill
John Sherrill
PINK OUT SHIRTS AVAILABLE TO ORDER You can order online or at Marfa ISD Central Office. Online orders can be sent to your address or to the school. If you want to pick up at the school, use CENTRAL OFFICE in the Campus and Grade boxes during checkout.
about 1 month ago, John Sherrill
John Sherrill
Each month Marfa JSHS and Marfa Elementary will be featuring one of our amazing staff members. This month's selection for elementary is Caroline Coale!
about 1 month ago, John Sherrill
John Sherrill
Each month Marfa JSHS and Marfa Elementary will be featuring one of our amazing staff members. This month's selection for MJSH is Robert Klockman! Congratulations Mr. Klockman and welcome to the district.
2 months ago, John Sherrill
John Sherrill
The Freshman class problem solved how to create the longest paper chain using a 12x18 piece of construction paper. They reflected afterward on how collaboration and leadership helped expedite the work they did. Congratulations to Aubrie, Janelly, and Hannah for the longest chain 😊
2 months ago, John Sherrill
John Sherrill
City of Marfa has notified us that they will be swapping out a gas meter on the north side of the elementary this morning around 8:30-9:00 am. There should be no impact to instruction but the city advised that visitors may smell a faint gas smell until complete.
2 months ago, John Sherrill
John Sherrill
Marfa Shorthorns will host Immanuel Christian for Homecoming on Friday Sep 20 @ 7:30 PM. Go Horns!
2 months ago, John Sherrill
John Sherrill
Marfa High School students will attend an information session with Vivian Slee, recruiter from Princeton University! We’re excited to host this event!
2 months ago, John Sherrill
John Sherrill
Marfa HS football and Coach Kelly decorating the locker for the volleyball girls. It is VBs first district game. Good luck Lady Shorthorns!
2 months ago, John Sherrill
John Sherrill
Marfa ISD has lifted shelter in place and will continue to monitor the situation to ensure our students are safe. We appreciate the community's efforts to ensure each of our students are safe.
2 months ago, John Sherrill
John Sherrill
Marfa ISD is currently in a "shelter-in-place" which is a security procedure allowing students to work freely in the classroom while all doors remain locked. This process was initiated to ensure the highest degree of safety for all students and staff. We will notify parents and community members when the shelter in place is lifted.
2 months ago, John Sherrill
John Sherrill
Please join us next week in celebrating homecoming week!
2 months ago, John Sherrill
John Sherrill
Mrs Eppenauer’s class visits Mrs. Marginot in the library. Thank you Mrs. Marginot for making our visit awesome!
2 months ago, John Sherrill
John Sherrill
Marfa JH & HS support Odessa High School and the Permian Basin communities during this difficult time. One Team, One Dream. #westtexasstrong @bigredbronchos @ohsstuco
2 months ago, John Sherrill
John Sherrill
Final Week for ordering. Online orders accepted until September 8th. Order through the school ends September 6th. https://gogearonline.com/marfa-fbvbsp19 https://gogearonline.com/marfa-hoco19
2 months ago, John Sherrill
John Sherrill
Welcome to our special guests, Classes of 1989 and 1999 and their guests! We enjoyed hosting your tour and hope you had a great reunion!
3 months ago, John Sherrill
John Sherrill
This is a reminder that Marfa ISD will not hold classes on Monday, September 2nd in observance of the Labor Day holiday. Classes will resume at normal time on Tuesday, September 3rd. Thank you and have a great extended weekend.
3 months ago, John Sherrill
Oscar Aguero
Thank you Alpine ISD for your support during this time.
3 months ago, Oscar Aguero
John Sherrill
Welding class setting up the M.
3 months ago, John Sherrill
John Sherrill
https://gogearonline.com/marfa-hoco19 Homecoming shirts are on sale. Feel free to talk to a sophomore, come by the school, or order online.Sale ends September 6th. Price - $20 Homecoming Week September 16th - 20th. Thanks for your support, GO HORNS!
3 months ago, John Sherrill
John Sherrill
What can we do to make Marfa High School better? Rachel’s Challenge!
3 months ago, John Sherrill
John Sherrill
What could we do to make Marfa Junior High a better place? Intro to Rachel’s Challenge.
3 months ago, John Sherrill
John Sherrill
Marfa ISD will move up the pep rally on Friday August 30 to 1:55 PM. This is done to assist VB who will be taking the floor at 3:45 PM. Come out and support the Shorthorns!
3 months ago, John Sherrill
Oscar Aguero
The Marfa ISD family is deeply saddened by the loss of one of our students. Our condolences go out to his family. Marfa ISD will provide counseling for students and staff during this time of need.
3 months ago, Oscar Aguero
John Sherrill
SPIRIT GEAR NOW AVAILABLE TO ORDER Order online or at Central Office. Online orders can be sent to your address or to the school. If you want to pick up at the school, use CENTRAL OFFICE in the Campus and Grade boxes during checkout. COMING SOON - Homecoming and Pink Out shirts. https://gogearonline.com/marfa-fbvbsp19
3 months ago, John Sherrill
John Sherrill
Seniors, due to potential rain, the painting of the street will be rescheduled to tomorrow, Sunday August 18 @ 7:00 PM.
3 months ago, John Sherrill
John Sherrill
Special thanks to Porter’s for their donation! MISD staff is loving the breakfast and gearing up for another day of training!
3 months ago, John Sherrill
Oscar Aguero
Dr. San Francisco working with the Marfa Martians prior to the return of their experiment from the ISS.
3 months ago, Oscar Aguero
John Sherrill
Marfa High School senior pictures will be Monday, August 19 @ 11:00 AM. Photos will be taken at Marfa Shorthorn Gym.
3 months ago, John Sherrill
John Sherrill
Any JH/HS students participating in UIL events (athletics, band, robotics, rocketry, UIL, etc) must be in attendance with their parents at the UIL participation meeting on 8/14 or 8/20 @ 5:30 PM in HS auditorium. We will discuss expectations and drug testing policy. Go Horns!
3 months ago, John Sherrill
John Sherrill
John Sherrill Marfa ISD is currently seeking applicants for Counselor.If you are interested, send a resume/application to Principals Amy White @ amywhite@marfaisd.com and/or Dr. John Sherrill @ jsherrill@marfaisd.com.For questions, please call 432-729-5500
3 months ago, John Sherrill
John Sherrill
Just a reminder that if you pre-ordered a Yearbook, you can pick those up from the HS office 8-5, Monday - Friday.
3 months ago, John Sherrill
John Sherrill
Marfa ISD Athletic Boosters are currently in a membership drive! If you are new to JH or HS Athletics or would just like to contribute, we welcome you! We will meet today at 5:30 PM @ the concession stand.
3 months ago, John Sherrill
John Sherrill
Gonzales St from Lincoln to Washington will be closed today as the city blacks the street for the senior signing next week. Please avoid this area for the next few days as the tag dries.
3 months ago, John Sherrill
John Sherrill
https://m.youtube.com/watch?feature=share&v=DWsh89ZYsVM Thank you Brandon Maxwell and Kia for supporting the Shorthorns!
3 months ago, John Sherrill
John Sherrill
Marfa ISD is currently seeking applicants for Physical Education teacher with coaching duties.If you are interested, send a resume/application to Principals Amy White @ amywhite@marfaisd.com and/or Dr. John Sherrill @ jsherrill@marfaisd.com.For questions, please call 432-729-5500
3 months ago, John Sherrill
John Sherrill
JV gets the win! Varsity is set to take on Van Horn. Go Horns!
3 months ago, John Sherrill
John Sherrill
The senior class of 2020 will be decorating the street in front of the high school on Saturday, August 17 @ 7:00 pm. Come support the seniors as they leave their mark.
3 months ago, John Sherrill
John Sherrill
The 2018-19 Yearbooks are in. If you pre-paid, please come pick them up at the high school office from now - 3 pm.
4 months ago, John Sherrill
Oscar Aguero
The Marfa Martians' experiment aboard The Dragon has now been captured by the ISS.
4 months ago, Oscar Aguero
Oscar Aguero
SpaceX has had a successful launch. The Marfa Martians now have their experiment heading to the International Space Station.
4 months ago, Oscar Aguero
Oscar Aguero
Right now the launch is scheduled for JULY, 25, 2019 at 5:01 PM CST.
4 months ago, Oscar Aguero
Oscar Aguero
Unfortunately, the launch is a no go due to weather. We will update you when we know more.
4 months ago, Oscar Aguero
Oscar Aguero
The Marfa Martians will have their experiment launched to the International Space Station this evening at 5:24 PM. Here is the link to the event. https://www.space.com/17933-nasa-television-webcasts-live-space-tv.html?_gl=1*1yipjet*_ga*YW1wLU40TWRZanRYbEF6RDFNNXQzdVE1cmtNd2tabHVaMDJOZm1DYjdqRmtNY21pa18wUURTUVRlYW03Y2VpWktyTDg
4 months ago, Oscar Aguero
John Sherrill
Any JH/HS students participating in UIL events (athletics, band, robotics, rocketry, UIL, etc) must be in attendance with their parents at the UIL participation meeting on 8/14 or 8/20 @ 5:30 PM in HS auditorium. We will discuss expectations and drug testing policy. Go Horns!
4 months ago, John Sherrill
John Sherrill
This year's Open House has been set! We have some new faces to go with the amazing teachers we already had. Come out and meet your teachers at Open House on 8/21/19. We will start at 5:30 PM and go until we Meet The Shorthorns at 6:30. Looking forward to a great year!
4 months ago, John Sherrill
John Sherrill
This year's Meet The Shorthorns has been set! We will meet the new Shorthorns on 8/21/19 @ 6:30 PM. This will be at Martin Field.
4 months ago, John Sherrill
John Sherrill
Marfa mini-cheer camp will be held in Marfa Shorthorn Gym today 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm. Thanks Coach Ojeda and Mrs. Marginot for coordinating this!
4 months ago, John Sherrill
John Sherrill
Parents this is a reminder to close out your child's cafeteria balance from the 2018-2019 school year. You may process your payment through the My School Bucks App or in person at Central Office from 8-3 PM Monday- Thursday.
4 months ago, John Sherrill
John Sherrill
The Marfa Martians on stage at the SSEP National Conference
5 months ago, John Sherrill
John Sherrill
Shorthorn Stampede at the Udvar-Hazy center. #marfamartians
5 months ago, John Sherrill
Oscar Aguero
PreK and Kinder Camp Summer Shake Up! Students had a blast making their own “Rot” friends, based on the book by Ben Clanton about a mutant potato named Rot who enters a cuteness contest to find themselves competing against adorable kittens and bunnies. Thank you Marfa Studio of Arts for partnering with our school.
5 months ago, Oscar Aguero
Oscar Aguero
To order a school supply pack, go to https://www.educationalproducts.com/ShopPacks/login.aspx and enter ID MAN592
5 months ago, Oscar Aguero