PROSPER ISD

Meet the Prosper ISD School Board Candidates: May 1, 2021

For more information about the Prosper ISD School Board election, please visit https://www.prosper-isd.net/Page/22298 Introducing your Prosper ISD School Board Candidates: BETTYE H. OKAE, PLACE 4 My name is Dr. Bettye Holston-Okae, and I ‘m married to Robert K. Okae (Ghana)  with three children: Adjowa 14 (Hayes MS),  Kaden 10 and Ashleigh  6  (Spradley MS. ) …

PISD News: Leading the Way with Kindness

You know, if you asked me what I envisioned for my first year as superintendent of Prosper ISD, I would have talked about the amazing students we have in this district. The supportive families. The INCREDIBLE, world-class, top-notch educators that go above and beyond for the students and families we serve. I appreciate and love our…

Life Happens Fast

Life moves quickly and at times it can feel as if we are swimming upstream.  In the fast-paced world, we live in many times life is passing us by without us even blinking an eye.  If we were to take a moment to reflect, we might just find the answers to why it feels as…

Prosper ISD Legislative Priorities

We are so fortunate in Prosper ISD to be blessed with the best! The best does not happen by chance but more by a community coming together to support and applaud the work of public education. I am so thankful to serve in a community that respects teachers and staff and wants the absolute best…

Happy New Year Prosper ISD!

Welcome to 2021 and the turning of the page to a whole new chapter of life.  As a new year begins, I am reminded every year, so begins new hope, faith, and belief in the future. This renewed belief allows us to set new goals and start a new outlook on what can be without…

Obstacles are Opportunities in Disguise

It is hard to believe that we will be closing out 2020 this month.  The challenges that we have been faced with this year are insurmountable.  One of my favorite sayings is, “obstacles are opportunities in disguise.”  This year has put this saying to the test because the obstacles have continued to enter our world on an ongoing…

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Major Grant Awarded to Prosper

Prosper Mayor Ray Smith (third from right) presents US Congressman Van Taylor (R-TX) with a certificate of appreciation in recognition of his work in facilitating a grant from the Commerce Department’s Economic…