News Archive https://nisd.net/news/news.htm en Student creations will go to the highest bidders https://nisd.net/news/articles/65431 <div class="field field-name-body field-type-text-with-summary field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even" property="content:encoded"><p>Seniors at Construction Careers Academy have taken on the biggest challenge of their high school careers - designing and building five tiny homes on custom trailers. Now that the transformation is complete, the public is invited to tour the tiny homes at a Community Showcase before they are sold.</p> </div></div></div> Wed, 17 May 2017 19:22:17 +0000 e045423 65431 at https://nisd.net Story Fest helps young students discover joy of reading https://nisd.net/news/articles/65426 <div class="field field-name-body field-type-text-with-summary field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even" property="content:encoded"><p>Northside Story Fest will be held from 1 to 5 p.m. on Saturday, May 20 at Stinson Middle School, 13200 Skyhawk.</p> </div></div></div> Wed, 17 May 2017 16:26:39 +0000 e006388 65426 at https://nisd.net Video series showcases “simply the best” teachers https://nisd.net/news/articles/65421 <div class="field field-name-body field-type-text-with-summary field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even" property="content:encoded"><p>The third in our video series highlighting our District Educators of the Year in recognition of Teacher Appreciation Month are our high school level winners. </p> </div></div></div> Wed, 17 May 2017 13:54:00 +0000 e045423 65421 at https://nisd.net 400 string students rock out at “Electrify Your Strings” program https://nisd.net/news/articles/65411 <div class="field field-name-body field-type-text-with-summary field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even" property="content:encoded"><p>More than 400 NISD string students will have the opportunity of a lifetime when they learn from and perform with Haydn Vitera, former member of the Grammy-winning Asleep at the Wheel as part of an Artist Residency program, “Electrify Your Strings (EYS).”</p> </div></div></div> Tue, 16 May 2017 17:17:11 +0000 e006388 65411 at https://nisd.net NISD celebrates 11,500 years of service https://nisd.net/news/articles/65391 <div class="field field-name-body field-type-text-with-summary field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even" property="content:encoded"><p>More than 525 employees are being honored this week for almost 11,500 years of service to Northside ISD at the annual Recognition and Retirement Celebration.</p> </div></div></div> Mon, 15 May 2017 15:57:47 +0000 e006388 65391 at https://nisd.net Expo of Engaged Learning highlights successes in student engagement https://nisd.net/news/articles/65381 <div class="field field-name-body field-type-text-with-summary field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even" property="content:encoded"><p>Robotics and 3D printers. Instruments and mobile devices. Northside schools are finding unique ways to engage students in learning and an annual event allows students and teachers to share the successes from their campuses.</p> </div></div></div> Thu, 11 May 2017 19:24:41 +0000 e045423 65381 at https://nisd.net Jay Science & Engineering Academy hosts inaugural STEM Fest https://nisd.net/news/articles/65341 <div class="field field-name-body field-type-text-with-summary field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even" property="content:encoded"><p>Levitating off the ground with hovercraft rides. Interacting with hissing cockroaches and prickly sticks. Learning to maneuver giant robots. Viewing the stars in a mobile planetarium. Those are just a few of the more than 30 science, technology, engineering, and math (or STEM) activities at the inaugural Jay Science and Engineering Academy STEM Fest.</p> </div></div></div> Tue, 09 May 2017 16:18:57 +0000 e045423 65341 at https://nisd.net 1,400 middle school choir students join together for dynamic performance https://nisd.net/news/articles/65371 <div class="field field-name-body field-type-text-with-summary field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even" property="content:encoded"><p>Sixth, seventh and eighth grade choir students from 18 middle schools will sing and dance together for the tenth annual “Together We Sing” performance, being held at 7 p.m., Saturday, May 13 at the Northside Sports Gym.</p> </div></div></div> Wed, 10 May 2017 21:33:00 +0000 e006388 65371 at https://nisd.net Teachers make a difference every day https://nisd.net/news/articles/65356 <div class="field field-name-body field-type-text-with-summary field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even" property="content:encoded"><p>Teachers deserve to be appreciated every day, but May is the month when we focus on recognizing their many contributions. The Video of the Week features our middle school educators of the year. </p> </div></div></div> Wed, 10 May 2017 17:19:10 +0000 e006388 65356 at https://nisd.net Teachers do much more than teach https://nisd.net/news/articles/65316 <div class="field field-name-body field-type-text-with-summary field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even" property="content:encoded"><p>We all remember teachers who inspired us at one time or another. Teacher Appreciation Week is dedicated to remembering and honoring all educators. </p> </div></div></div> Wed, 03 May 2017 18:42:33 +0000 e006388 65316 at https://nisd.net