Board of Trustees

Elected by the people to govern Northside Schools, Trustees are the guardians of the public trust and, through the policies they make, are ultimately responsible for our schools. This responsibility and the accessibility of Trustees to the voters make the Board one of the purest examples of democracy in our society.

Northside Trustees represent about 208,000 households located in 355 square miles in northwest Bexar County and parts of Medina and Bandera counties. Northside continues to be the “destination” district in San Antonio for many families seeking a quality school system for their children and for employees seeking a quality place to work.

Board of Trustees News

September 18, 2019

Teachers and students are seeing double and sometimes even triple at Powell ES. There are seven sets of twins and one set of triplets on campus. 

September 17, 2019

Jaime Frias, a Career and Technical Education (CTE) teacher at Communications Arts HS, was named the 2019-2020 EXCEL Award winner for Northside ISD. The announcement was a surprise to Frias, who was told to bring her students to a campus-wide assembly.

September 16, 2019

The NISD Special Education Program is hosting its annual Community Resource Fair for families of students with disabilities on Thursday, Oct. 3 from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the Northside Activity Center, 7001 Culebra Road.

September 13, 2019

Seven Northside ISD high school seniors have been named 2020 National Merit Scholarship Semifinalists. They are among 16,000 semifinalists nationwide in the 65th annual National Merit Scholarship Program. They represent less than one percent of U.S. high school seniors.

September 12, 2019

The Northside Education Foundation (NEF) has officially kicked off its Annual Giving Campaign (formerly the Annual Pledge Drive). 

September 11, 2019

A Child Nutrition worker in the District knows that attendance matters. Luis Salazar, the food service manager at Glenn ES, has not missed one day of work in six years, and only two days in the last 14 years! 

September 9, 2019

Northside ISD will honor members of the military (active duty and veterans) and first responders during America’s Heroes Week, Sept. 26-28. Those with military ID or in uniform will receive free admission to all varsity football and volleyball games.

September 4, 2019

As thousands of students head back to school, many carry with them more than just books and backpacks. Anxiety and stress are a growing problem in schools across the country. This summer, NISD counselors and coaches teamed with student-athletes during a Servant Leadership Summit to tackle the issue of mental health. 

September 3, 2019

Wondering how to pay for college? Need help filling out financial aid forms? The District’s Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) Night will be held Wednesday, Sept. 18 from 6 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. at the Northside Activity Center, 7001 Culebra Road.

August 30, 2019

The Northside Learning Tree After School Enrichment Program is seeking outgoing, energetic, and positive role models to fill approximately 100 part-time Youth Leader Instructor positions. Interested applicants should stop by the Learning Tree Job Fair on Monday, Sept. 16 from 9:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. at the Northside Learning Center, 6632 Bandera Road, Building D.