November 18, 2022

Robotics Wins first meet of 2022!

Vanguard Robotics completed week 1 of the Waco League FTC competition on top! Our teams displayed gracious professionalism the entire night and did an excellent job […]
November 18, 2022

Annual Student Council Food Drive – Food for Families

Vanguard Students filled an entire trailer with canned goods headed for the Caritas Food Pantry for Food For Families. Thank you student council for hosting this […]
November 16, 2022

9th Grade – Official Baylor Tour

It’s never too early to start exploring prospective colleges! Our 9th graders went to Baylor University today to experience an official college tour.  #smallschoolbigeducation
November 16, 2022

Frequently Asked Questions – Annual Fund 2022-23

Frequently Asked Annual Fund Questions   WHAT IS THE ANNUAL FUND?  The Annual Fund is a critical part of Vanguard’s yearly fundraising efforts. It is money […]
November 9, 2022

Veteran’s Day Assembly 2022

Thank you to Mr. Livingstone for being our guest speaker today at the Veterans Day Wednesday Wake-Up Call today! Mr. Livingstone shared his passion for talking […]
November 8, 2022

One Act Play – 2nd Performance tonight!

Last chance to see our production of We Are The Sea by Laura Lundgren Smith: Tuesday, November 8 at 7:00pm in Jaworski Commons#vanguardvikings#smallschoolbigeducation
November 3, 2022

Exciting News ! Road to the 50th update!

We are so excited about the latest news for Vanguard’s Road to the 50th Campaign. There is a lot of momentum as we reach some new […]
November 2, 2022

Annual Student Council Pancake Breakfast for Food for Families

The Annual Student Council Pancake Breakfast is BACK! This morning, over 900 pancakes were made by the student council to raise money for the Food for […]
November 1, 2022

STATE Cross Country 2022

4A TAPPS STATE CHAMPIONSHIP The High School Boys and Girls competed at the TAPPS State Cross Country Meet on Monday, after months of training to get […]
October 31, 2022

Senior Halloween Dance and Haunted House was fun!

Thank you to the 10th grade class for hosting the Halloween Dance and the Seniors for the Haunted House! #vanguardvikings #vangaurdtraditions
October 31, 2022

The Vanguard Review – October 2022

The October 2022 Vanguard Review
October 28, 2022

Voted Top Private School in Central Texas

Thank you, Waco for voting Vanguard College Preparatory School the Best Private High School and Middle School in Waco, Texas! #readerschoiceawards2022 #smallschoolbigeducation #vanguardvikings @wacotrib
October 27, 2022

One Act Play Competes at District!

One Act Play Our cast and crew traveled to San Antonio to perform We Are The Sea by Laura Lundgren Smith at the district meet. The […]
October 16, 2022

Vanguard Hall of Fame Induction 2022

The Vanguard Athletic Hall of Fame’s very first induction ceremony was inspiring. 6 inductees – 5 athletes and 1 amazing volunteer were inducted into the Athletic […]
October 15, 2022

Vanguard Homecoming 2022

Homecoming 2022 was a blast! Thank you to all of our alumni, students, faculty, and families who came to cheer on the Vikings! We are excited […]
October 11, 2022

STATE Team Tennis Champs 2022!

STATE TAPPS Champs! Vanguard HS Tennis State Champions 2022 The Vanguard HS tennis team competed in the State Team Championship on Tuesday at Waco Regional. The […]
October 2, 2022

Niche Rating – #1 in Central Texas

For the fifth consecutive year, Vanguard College Preparatory has again been ranked the #1 Private School in Waco by Niche.com. Additionally, Niche ranked Vanguard as the […]
September 26, 2022

Mission Waco Poverty Simulations 2022

Great job to our Community Engagement Class that completed the challenging Mission Waco Poverty Simulation this weekend.   It was a thought-provoking hands-on learning experience. #vanguardvikings#smallschoolbigeducation
September 21, 2022

National Merit Scholars 2022 – Vanguard

Congratulations to our National Merit Scholars! Five seniors at Vanguard College Preparatory School (VCPS) have been recognized by the National Merit Scholarship Corporation, including one National […]
September 15, 2022

Annual 7th Grade Class Trip

The Annual 7th Grade Trip was a success! The Vanguard Class of 2028 took off for the Texas Hill Country this week for a traditional 7th […]
September 15, 2022

Vanguard has been named a Cognia School of Distinction! 

Vanguard has been named a Cognia School of Distinction! Our school earned this recognition based on the results of Cognia’s rigorous Accreditation Engagement Review process. With over […]
September 2, 2022

Vanguard Volleyball wins vs Live Oak

The High School Volleyball teams competed against rival Live Oak Thursday night.  JV White, JV Blue and the Varsity all competed in matches. JV Blue won […]
September 2, 2022

MS Football Opener – Wins vs Reicher

The MS Football team played their first game of the season Thursday night.  Playing against rival Reicher, the team slowly stretched the lead they earned early […]
September 2, 2022

Vanguard Wins Tennis Opener

The HS tennis team played vs. Whitney today. The team came back with an amazing and well deserved 20-4 win.  Wins in doubles came in from Holland […]
August 26, 2022

Welcome to 2022-23 School Year! Go Vikings!

August 9, 2022

Varsity Volleyball starts with a win!

JV Blue and Varsity Volleyball started the season with a Victory! Go VIKINGS!!
August 7, 2022

Mo Ranch – Seniors 2023 Leadership Retreat

Mo Ranch leadership retreat with the Class of 202e was a blast! We are excited for these outstanding Seniors! #vanguardvikings
July 29, 2022

Thank you Waco Police Department

Thank you Waco Police Department for supporting our community with this valuable training for our Emergency Response Team today. This seminar is impactful and we encourage the […]
July 12, 2022

2022 Advanced Placement Scores!

  Vanguard Advanced Placement Scores – 2022 Total exams taken:  138 Number of AP Subject Exams taken:  17 Passing rate (3 or better): 94% 100% pass […]
June 23, 2022

Super Centex Awards!

Congratulations Vikings who scored the Super Centex players of the year award and honorable mentions! Click Here to read the Waco Trib Article!   GIRLS TENNIS Courtney […]
June 13, 2022

Henderson Cup 3A Runner up!

For the 2021-2022 school year, Vanguard had some outstanding results in its extracurricular activities and earned State Runner Up in the 3A Classification in the Henderson […]
June 3, 2022

Alumni Connection – June 2022

Click here for the Alumni Connection on the Vanguard Alumni Website
May 31, 2022

Congratulations Class of 2022 – Graduation!

Friday Night was a special night celebrating the outstanding Class of 2022!
May 27, 2022

The Vanguard Review – May 2022

The May 2022 Vanguard Review
May 18, 2022

Congratulations – Class of 2022

We can not wait to celebrate our Seniors next week at Graduation!! Small School – Big Education
May 9, 2022

Congratulations to the Class of 2022 – Toast and Adios!

May 4, 2022

DISTRICT Champs! Softball

The Softball team traveled to Temple on Tuesday to take on Concordia for the 3rd time with the District Title on the line.  The girls jumped […]
May 4, 2022

All State Golf – 4th in State!

The Vanguard Golf Team competed at the State Tournament Monday and Tuesday. The Girls team of Dahbin Shim, Amelia Livesay, Katie Leigh Livesay, and Blair Keith […]
May 2, 2022

Launch of the Viking Wrestling Team!

Exciting times in Viking Sports! As we grow we are adding a wresting team! Congratulations to Dion on the first USA wrestling tournament. He places 3rd […]
May 2, 2022

Congratulations to the Viking Color Guard at the 2022 NTCA All-Star State Championships!

Congratulations to the Viking Color Guard at the 2022 NTCA All-Star State Championships! Evie Hansen and Claire Williams took Vanguard for the first time ever to […]
April 27, 2022

The Vanguard Review – April 2022

The April 2022 Vanguard Review
April 27, 2022

Washington D.C trip adventures 2022!

Vanguard Vikings took on Washington D.C. this week, experiencing the rich history of our nation’s Capital.The group of students and chaperones experienced the sentiment of the […]
April 25, 2022

TAPPS STATE AWARD WINNERS

TAPPS 3A State Art Championship Qualifiers – 2022 Art State Championships – 3A – 3rd Place Overall  At the TAPPS State Art Championship, there are 3 […]
April 21, 2022

Vanguard Orchestra wins STATE!

Vanguard Orchestra won the TAPPS State large ensemble sweepstakes and won overall state runners-up! Go Vikings!
April 21, 2022

All District Track!

The High School Track Teams competed at the District Meet on Wednesday in Waco, looking to advance to next week’s Regional competition.  Denton Reese, Danae Simmons, […]
April 20, 2022

Thats a wrap! Tennis

The Vanguard High School Tennis Team played Robinson JV at Robinson High School on Tuesday in the last match for the High School Team for the year. The Vikings started out strong […]
April 20, 2022

Cullen Smith – Founder of Vanguard

Cullen Smith – A man of humility Cullen Smith was a Vanguard Founder and instrumental in enhancing the arts program and academics at Vanguard for over […]
April 20, 2022

District Golf WINS!

The HS Golf team competed at the District/Regional Tournaments on Monday and Tuesday.  After two days of competitive golf, Court Mattson earned the Individual Title of Tournament […]
April 11, 2022

Jr Vase 8th grade Art submissions – Go Vikings

We love Art!  Great work by our 8th-grade art students for the JRVASE Competition!
April 10, 2022

Winter Glitter 2022!

2022 Winter Glitter (in the Spring) was magical! #vanguardtraditions #vanguardvikings See below for pictures from Simple Wish Photography Middle School Pictures High School Pictures Winter Glitter […]