Recognitions

The following individuals have been recognized at an NISD Board of Trustees meeting for state and national achievements

November 16, 2010 to September 24, 2012

Brandeis High School Air Force JROTC cadets Dawn Naville and Jonathan Mercer recently were awarded the Legion of Valor Bronze Cross.

November 16, 2010 to September 24, 2012

Dr. Laura Cox, a molecular gene scientist at Southwest Research Institute and a part-time coach/consultant for the NISD Aquatics Program for more than 20 years, is the recipient of the "Ousley Award".

November 16, 2010 to September 24, 2012

The Certificate of Achievement for Excellence in Financial Reporting has been awarded to Northside ISD by the Government Finance Officers Association of the United States and Canada (GFOA) for its comprehensive annual financial report (CAFR).

October 6, 2010 to September 24, 2012

The Northside Suburban All-Stars recently captured the Senior League Softball World Series title with a 17-0 record.

October 6, 2010 to September 24, 2012

Member volunteers of the 2009-10 School Boundary Advisory Committee (SBAC) were formally recognized by the Board for their accomplishments and were presented with certificates of recognition.

October 6, 2010 to September 24, 2012

The Board of Trustees recognized outgoing members of the Northside Educational Improvement Council (NEIC), which includes 19 parents, community members, and business representatives appointed by Board members.

October 6, 2010 to September 24, 2012

Daniel Leija, a fifth grade teacher at Esparza ES, has been chosen as a finalist in the Texas Teacher of the Year program.

October 6, 2010 to September 24, 2012

Kent Page, a fifth grade teacher at Carnahan ES known for his hands-on lessons with students, has been named a finalist for the prestigious Presidential Awards for Excellence in Mathematics and Science Teaching (PAEMST) program.

October 6, 2010 to September 24, 2012

Both the 2009-2010 Stevens yearbook, Tradition, and the school newspaper, The Talon, have received the All American rating from the National Scholastic Press Association.

May 26, 2010 to September 24, 2012
  • Middle and High School Science Bowl Winners
  • Texas Junior Academy of Science Winners
  • American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS) Winners
  • Exxon-Mobile Texas Science and Engineering Fair Winners
  • Intel International Science and Engineering Fair (ISEF) Winners
  • International Sustainable World (Energy, Engineering, Environment) Project (I-SWEEEP) Olympiad Winners
May 26, 2010 to September 24, 2012
  • Title I Part A Distinguished School Performance Awards
  • Texas State Development Council Leadership Awards
May 26, 2010 to September 24, 2012
  • O'Connor and Clark HS Academic Decathlon State Qualifiers
  • JA Banks in Action National Qualifiers
  • Duke University Talent Search Program Grand Level Winners
May 26, 2010 to September 24, 2012
  • NISD High School Bowling Club State Winners
  • Water Polo, Swimming and Diving State Qualifiers
  • Track and Field State Qualifiers and Winners

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