Namesakes

Bonnie Ellison Elementary School Elementary School

The NISD Board of Trustees named the “Cielo Vista south area” elementary school for a communications trailblazer.  Bonnie Ellison Elementary School will open in August 2014.  It was funded by the voter-approved School Bond 2010. The school is located at 7132 Oak Drive off  IH10 West.

Ellison established the nationally recognized School-Business-Community Partnerships Department and helped establish and lead the Northside Education Foundation. She was also the District’s first school public relations director. Ellison retired in December, 2012 following a stellar career that spanned 40 years.