Title I & III Family Involvement Program

Northside ISD 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.  These workshops are held at various Northside ISD Title I & III campuses.  Participants will get the latest researched based information on how to understand their children and how to positively cope with the vast changes in our society.

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 & III 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.

English for Everyday Life(EEL) Classes

Would you like to learn the English language?  NISD's Title I & III Family Involvement Program is now offering classes to teach adults communication skills in English for everyday life.  These FREE classes are to learn to read, write, and speak the English language in everyday situations.  We have partnered up with the MATT Foundation (Mexicans & Americans Thinking Together).  You will get guidance from a highly qualified NISD Instructor and all 6 books are provided free of charge.  Classes meet twice a week starting the week of Sept. 14, 2015.  All students will get hands on lessons on conversational English and practical reading and writing activities. 

H-E-B Read 3 Early Literacy Workshops

This FREE six-week series of workshops is for parents,grandparents,guardians and other adult caregivers with children ages 3 and 4 years old. Adult participants will get hands-on experience on how to create and teach literacy at home. The children will learn to identify colors, numbers, letters and much more.  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. 

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. Topics discussed:  Understanding Yourself and Your Child, Understanding Your Beliefs and Feelings, Encouraging Yourself and Your Child, Listening and Talking to Your Child, Helping Children Cooperate, Discipline that Makes Sense, and Choosing Your Approach.  Quality childcare is provided. 


Boystown Workshops

It's not easy raising children in today's hectic world.  Every family needs help from time to time.  Join us to discuss with others about correction without anger, staying calm, helping your child do what is right, stop preaching and start teaching and the power of praise!  Light dinner is provided for evening classes and quality childcare is provided.


Spaces are Limited, participants must call (210)397-8930 or email to register for workshop.  

Espacios Limitados, por favor llame al (210)397-8930 o escriba un correo electrónico para reservar su lugar.


Family Involvement Staff

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


 Coordinator:  Araceli G. Dominguez
Email: Araceli.Dominguez@nisd.net

 Specialist:  Diana Arizpe
Email:  Diana.Arizpe@nisd.net

Specialist:  Maria Hernandez
Email:  Maria.Hernandez@nisd.net

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