News & Happenings
“ We Are Bilingual Proud”
2015 Brandeis HS graduates share their testimonials as Bilingual and ESL students at Northside ISD.
Gisela Reyes is a former NISD bilingual education student. She received a full scholarship and is currently attending the Nelson Wolff Law Early Admission Program at St. Mary’s University in San Antonio, Texas.
Ruiqi He is the product of the NISD ESL program at several elementary and middle schools. She received a full scholarship and is currently attending Harvard University in Cambridge, Massachusetts.
“Simply the Best”
District Educator of the Year
March 5, 2015
District Educators of the Year at special celebrations held annually to honor teachers who give 100 percent when it comes to improving the lives of children.
The 2015 Northside Educators of the Year
ESL teacher, Stinson Middle School
“To be honored as an Educator of the Year is such a tremendous accomplishment in Northside,” said Superintendent Brian T. Woods. “These are teachers who truly are passionate about helping children and serving the community, and they give more than 100 percent each and every day.”
Northside ISD students speak 65 different home languages. The top five are:
- Pilipino (Tagalog)