You know it is almost Fiesta time when groups start showing off their medals (or shoes!) and NISD schools and departments have quite a few medals available for purchase this year.
This week’s featured video introduces Priscilla Prather, a Family and Consumer Science teacher, who was named Northside’s nominee for the Trinity Prize. Click here to learn more about this outstanding NISD teacher.
And we’re off! This year marks the 23rd year of the Texas Solar Race Car Event in Northside ISD. The races are a culminating event for students who have been working for weeks designing and building miniature solar-powered cars. Race day is Saturday, May 11 at Gustafson Stadium, 7001 Culebra. The event is free and open to the public.
April marks the nation’s Month of the Military Child. As a way to honor military youth affected by deployment, school district employees and students across the state are encouraged to wear purple on Friday, April 12, as part of “Purple Up! for Military Kids.”
As part of National Volunteer Month in April, the annual Partners of the Year event was held to recognize hundreds of inspiring campus volunteers and business partners who donate their time and energy to enrich the education of thousands of NISD students.
For the third time in school history, a team from Business Careers/Holmes high schools is headed to national CyberPatriot competition.
This week’s video features a teacher at Stevenson MS being surprised as she is named a finalist in the H-E-B Excellence in Education Awards, the 22nd annual Los Leones Arts Festival, and the 50th anniversary at Meadow Village Elementary School.
Original artwork from hundreds of elementary, middle, and high school students will be showcased at Northside’s annual Fine ArtFest on April 5 and 6 at the Northside Sports Gym at 8400 Loop 1604 W.
University Health System is offering a convenient way for parents to stay up-to-date with their child’s immunizations, flu shots, and physicals.
Jedi, Wookiees, storm troopers, and phantoms all are invited to the 2019 Northside Education Foundation (NEF) 5K Run/Walk and Family Wellness Fair.
Sometimes a game is more than just a game. Click here to watch this week’s video of the week that highlights a seventh grade basketball team that goes beyond the game for a member of their school community.
Levitating off the ground with hovercraft rides. Learning to code and maneuver robots. Designing and launching rockets. Viewing the stars in a mobile planetarium. Those are just a few of the more than 100 science, technology, engineering, and math (or STEM) activities at the third annual Jay Science and Engineering Academy STEM Fest.
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.
Some “can”struction, a surprise visit by a Dallas Cowboy with a nutritional twist, and honoring teachers who go above and beyond – This is Northside!
Jodi Ramos, an English Language Arts teacher at Stevenson MS, is a finalist for the prestigious H-E-B Excellence in Education Awards, recognizing her as one of the best educators in Texas.
A fifth grade student from Raba Elementary School is the grand prize winner in the 2019 Texas Cavaliers River Parade Art Contest.
Come join area educators and their families and friends for Go Public Night at the San Antonio Commanders vs. Salt Lake Stallions football game on Saturday, March 23.
NISD Trustees voted unanimously to expand the District’s Full Day Pre-Kindergarten programs to 28 additional campuses making a total of 33 campuses with full day Pre-K. In addition, the District will also offer a limited number of tuition-based slots for non-qualifying families.
The 22nd annual Los Leones Student Arts Festival has something for everyone. This family-oriented event will be held Saturday, March 23 from 8:30 a.m. to 2 p.m. and includes an art show and sale with more than 2,500 pieces of high quality student artwork by NISD students.
Three first-year and three veteran teachers were named District Educators of the Year at special celebrations held annually to honor teachers who give 100 percent when it comes to improving the lives of children. In addition, Northside’s nominee for the 2019 Trinity Prize for Excellence in Teaching was announced.
NISD Trustees voted unanimously Tuesday night to expand the District’s Full Day Pre-Kindergarten programs to 28 additional campuses making a total of 33 campuses with full day Pre-K. In addition, the District will also offer a limited number of tuition-based slots for non-qualifying families.
Forty thousand free books will be distributed to students and staff at 48 Title 1 Northside schools thanks to a partnership with the non-profit First Book and the Northside American Federation of Teachers.
This week’s featured video focuses on an employee who is showing the students at her school that it is never too late to learn.
Four Northside ISD high school science teachers have been selected as 2019 NASA Airborne Astronomy Ambassadors (AAA).