Title I & III Family Involvement Program

The Northside I.S.D. Title I Family Involvement Program was created to build communication with parents, staff, and the community by encouraging parents and families to actively participate in school activities and positively influence their child's education.

We offer:

Parenting Workshops

We offer FREE workshops on a variety of parenting topics, from "Choosing Effective Discipline Techniques for your Family" to "Bullying Prevention and Intervention".  These workshops are held at various Northside ISD Title I campuses.  Participants will get the latest researched based information on how to understand their children and how to cope with the vast changes in our society.  Quality childcare is  provided and opportunities to win great door prizes.

MATT's Maestro en Casa

Would you like to learn the English language?  These are FREE classes to learn to read, write, and speak English.  NISD's Title I Family Involvement Program has partnered up with the MATT Foundation (Mexicans & Americans Thinking Together).  You will get guidance from a highly qualified Instructor and all 6 books are provided free of charge.  Classes meet twice a week starting Sept. 2014.  All students will get hands on lessons on conversational English and practical reading and writing activities. 

HEB's Read 3 Early Literacy

This FREE six-week series of workshops is for parents/grandparents/guardians with children ages of 3 and 4 years old. Participants will get hands-on experience on how to create and teach literacy at home. Two FREE books are given to every student at every session and adult participants will receive a $25 H.E.B. gift card upon completion of the course. (One gift card per participating family)  Quality childcare is  provided. 

Harper's Embrace CPR (Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation)

Adults and children (12 years old and older) are invited to a FREE Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation workshop.  This is an American Heart Association "Friends & Family CPR" workshop offered for people who want to learn CPR but do not need a course completion card. 

iParent SA 

The Children's Shelter iParent SA program is a comprehensive parenting and family strengthening program with immediate and long term outcomes to benefit parents of all ages.  This 8 week series (1 hour a week) will help you understand yourself and your child, give tips on how to communicate with your child, and choose discipline techniques that make sense for your family. Quality childcare is provided.   


Parenting Partners

Is Today's Society making it Harder to Raise Happy, Confident, and Respectful Kids?  Are you Understanding all the Technology your Kids are Using?  Join us at these new "Parenting Partners" workshops.  We will discuss (1) Positive Parenting-Success starts at Home (2) Creating Confident Kids (3) Creating Structure for Achievement (4) Discipline-Practice for Success (5) What Children and Teens Need to Succeed (6) Parent Engaging for Academic Success.  We meet for 8 weeks.   Quality childcare is provided.



 Spaces are Limited, participants must call or email to register for workshop.  



Northside ISD Family Involvement Program
5651 Grissom Road
San Antonio, TX 78238
210-397-8930 / 210-706-8723 (fax)

Family Involvement Coordinator:  Araceli Dominguez
Email: Araceli.Dominguez@nisd.net

Family Involvement Specialist:  Karina I. Colman Gavilan

Secretary:  Maira Campos
Email:  Maira.Campos@nisd.net