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Waco High School's curriculum provides all students the opportunity for personal and academic growth through varied course offerings including:

Pre-Advanced Placement and Advanced Placement courses

  • Dual credit courses through McLennan Community College and Texas State Technical College
  • Three foreign language (LOTE: Languages Other Than English) courses (Spanish, French, German)
  • Career & Technology classes
    • Media & Graphic Arts Technology
    • Automotive program

Extracurricular Programs

  • Athletic opportunities at Waco High include football, basketball, baseball, volleyball, softball, tennis, track, soccer, powerlifting and golf. Cheerleading and Drill Team are also a part of the athletic program.
  • A variety of choir and band programs can fit any student's talent or desire. These include Show Choir, Varsity Choir, Advanced Treble Choir, Beginners Choir and an All Boys Choir. The band program contains Concert Band, Marching Band, Symphonic Band, Percussion Band, Jazz Band, Orchestra and Flag Corps.
  • Drama and visual arts programs expose students to debate, mock trial and Academic Decathlon events.
  • A multitude of campus clubs meet students' interests in Crimestoppers, National Honor Society, Student Council, Fellowship of Christian Athletes, Fellowship of Christian Students, History Club, Interact Service Club, Mu Alpha Theta, Career Club and Texas Association of Future Educators.

Welcome to Waco High School

Waco High School is a challenging and student-centered four year high school for grades 9 - 12. We have a talented and diverse staff and student body with a safe, structured learning environment where our teachers and staff hold our students to high standards of behavior and academic achievement.