Northside ISD recently recognized hundreds of campus volunteers and business partners who donate their time and energy to enrich the education of thousands of NISD students.
Graduation ceremonies will soon begin, and we are pleased to feature our high school valedictorians and salutatorians for this year.
NISD students, staff and community members are invited to “Dr. John Folks Night at the Missions” for a picnic dinner and baseball game on Friday, June 8.
The Board of Trustees Tuesday night unanimously voted to hire Dr. Brian T. Woods as Superintendent starting July 1, 2012. He will replace Dr. John Folks who retires June 30 after a decade of leading NISD.
To comply with the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) regulations, Northside ISD will offer free meals to children who are 18 years or younger from June 5-June 28 (Monday through Thursday) at select schools.
Because of Northside ISD’s dramatic population growth between 2000 and 2010, federal law requires that the boundaries be redrawn for Board of Trustee voting districts.
More than 500 employees were honored for their service to Northside ISD at the annual Recognition & Retirement Ceremony, held Wednesday night at Marshall High School.
Emily Swoboda, an English teacher at Communications Arts High School, won the prestigious leadership award at the H-E-B Excellence in Education Awards this past weekend in Houston.
Mark Wood, a world renowned rock violinist with the Trans-Siberian Orchestra, is bringing his groundbreaking music education program, Electrify Your Strings! (EYS), to Northside ISD for a performance at 7 p.m. Tuesday, May 15 in the Marshall High School auditorium.
Thanks to enrollment growth, Northside ISD graduations have been making history since the District’s first graduation in 1951.
The summer is a great time to get moving in a high-energy dance class or de-stress as you learn to meditate or do Yoga. You can spice it up with new culinary experiences in a cooking class.
Dr. Brian T. Woods, a 20-year veteran educator and Northside ISD’s current deputy superintendent for administration, was named the lone finalist for superintendent Tuesday by a unanimous vote of the Board of Trustees.
Sixth, seventh, and eighth grade choir students from all 18 NISD middle schools will sing and dance together for the fifth annual Together We Sing performance, being held at 6 p.m. Saturday, May 5 at Paul Taylor Field House.
Students and parents who need help filling out college financial aid applications are invited to attend Student Aid Saturday from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. May 5
Learning opportunities continue at Northside ISD even after the last bell rings on May 31.
In just over a month, almost 6,100 seniors will don caps and gowns and collect their diplomas at commencement ceremonies being held for Northside's 11 high schools and The Reddix Center.
The Drug Enforcement Agency once again will hold a National Prescription Drug Take-Back Day from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. April 28 to dispose of unwanted and expired prescription drugs.
The superheroes of the Briscoe Middle School library aren’t just found inside books.
Three Northside ISD Air Force Junior ROTC programs are ranked tops in the nation receiving the majority of trophies and all four titles at the 2012 Air Force Junior ROTC National Drill Championship in Macon, Ga.
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It’s time to lace up your tennis shoes and get ready for the NEF 5K Run/Walk, which will be held April 21 at Farris Stadium, located on Loop 1604 near Bandera Road.
Friends of Texas Public Schools today released an article about the benefits of athletic programs. The article looked at the attendance reports, discipline records, standardized test scores, and graduation rates of NISD athletes and dispels some myths about athletics funding.
Attention all motorists! The City of San Antonio's Department of Public Works will be adjusting the posted afternoon time periods on some of the school zone signs within Northside ISD. This change will go into effect in early April 2012.
The 17th annual Los Leones Student Arts Festival has something for everyone. This family-oriented event will be held Saturday, March 31 and includes an art show and sale with more than 2,500 pieces of high quality student artwork by NISD students.