en English
Waco’s
Best Private
School
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 […]
April 9, 2022

Vanguard Field Day 2022 – Thank you Student Council

Vanguard 2022 Field Day did not disappoint ! The Vikings celebrated BIG with the Senior Cookout, an Emma’s Day tribute, Mr. Borg’s Birthday and Field Day […]
April 9, 2022

Emma’s Volunteer Day 2022

A Vanguard Tradition – Emma’s Day ! ‘Emma’s Day’ (Viking Volunteer Day), named in memory of Emma Welter, a beloved Vanguard student, is an annual service […]
April 7, 2022

2022 Tennis TAPPS State Champs!

VANGUARD TENNIS STATE CHAMPS! First the first time in 22 years, Vanguard won the girls’ TAPPS STATE Tennis Championship. This was along with the team also winning […]
March 30, 2022

The Vanguard Review – February 2022

The February 2022 Vanguard Review
March 30, 2022

Tennis Wins District!

GO VIKINGS!! Vanguard extends tennis title reign When it comes to private school tennis, Vanguard is making net gain after net gain. The Vikings just wrapped […]
March 28, 2022

Music -TAPPS state solo and ensemble tournament

Twelve Vanguard students traveled to Austin on Friday to play in the TAPPS state solo and ensemble tournament. We had outstanding results, with 7 students earning […]
March 24, 2022

Congratulations to our newest NHJS Members!

March 23, 2022

Baseball Wins

The Baseball team took on Gholson at home on Tuesday night, searching for its first victory on the young season.  The team was hot at the plate, […]
March 21, 2022

Alumni Connection – March 2022 – Coleman Hampton

Click here for the March Alumni Connection on our Alumni Site
March 21, 2022

Vikings swept Mexia in Tennis!

The High School Tennis Team played against Mexia High School at Ridgewood Country Club. The Vikings swept doubles with wins scored by Anthony Foti/Aldo Ibarra, Seth […]
March 21, 2022

Kick off to HS Track with 1st place medals 2022

The High School Track Team competed at Axtell on Saturday, coming away with a number of medals. Highlights were 1st place finishes by Danae Simmons in […]
March 21, 2022

Vanguard Orchestra Concert

Thank you to the Vanguard Orchestra for the Friday lunch concert. We loved when the orchestra played Imagine Dragons!#smallschoolbigeducation
March 18, 2022

15-3 Softball District Winner!

The Softball team opened district play at home against Holy Trinity Thursday evening.  The team started off strong, striking first in their opening at-bat, for multiple […]
March 18, 2022

1st Place Finishes Middle School Track!

The Middle School Track team opened their season at the Axtell meet.  In the individual results, there were a lot of great performances, highlighted by 1st […]
March 18, 2022

1st Place in Golf Tournament!

The High School Golf Teams competed at the China Spring Invitational Thursday.  The boys and girls competitions ended with Court Mattson and Lizzy Parsons earning the […]
March 18, 2022

Vanguard Varsity Tennis – Mexia Tomorrow

The High School Tennis Team played Midway High School JV Thursday night at Midway. The team came up short for the night but won in 5 spots. Evan Roos and Hutson […]
March 16, 2022

Annual 8th grade Rocket Launch!

A Vanguard Tradition – The 8th Grade Rocket Launch with Mrs. Flowers!
March 16, 2022

Avery – National Merit Finalist!

Congratulations Avery Haynes! Click here for the Waco Tribune-Herald Article!
March 16, 2022

Kick off to Baseball

The Baseball team opened its season on Tuesday at home against TX Wind.  Although it was not a win in their first game, the team saw […]
March 7, 2022

FOCUS – Theater production

The F.O.C.U.S. Class for 7th Grade had a great time presenting “12 Angry Pigs” while learning project management and group work skills. It was a great […]
March 2, 2022

Congratulations to our All District Basketball Players!

March 2, 2022

Congratulations to our new National Honor Society Members

Congratulations to the newest members of the National Honor Society! We are proud of each of these students! #vanguardvikings
March 2, 2022

Softball Wins 1st Game!

The Softball Team started its season in strong fashion, dominant in a win where they led from start to finish.  The girls started the game with […]
March 1, 2022

Gold medal from Columbia University’s Scholastic Press Association!

String Theory, the latest edition of Liquid Paper–Vanguard’s biennial literary and arts review–has recently won awards in several national competitions: a first place from the American Scholastic Association and […]
February 28, 2022

Texas State Junior Classical League Convention.

This past weekend, 14 vanguard students traveled to Jesuit College Prep of Dallas to compete alongside 550 other students in the 2022 Area C Texas State Junior […]
February 23, 2022

Alumni Connection – February 2022

The February Alumni Connection Lindsey Reese-Class of 2009 Emmy-nominated television producer In a world that often seems full of bad news, Lindsey Reese (‘09) gets to […]