In anticipation of the soon-to-be-released district A-F ratings from the state, Dr. Woods has written a letter to all Northside parents and patrons. It explains the new ratings as well as expresses concerns regarding this method of rating schools and the arguments used to support it.
Seven Northside ISD PTAs have been named 2018-2020 National PTA Schools of Excellence. Cole, Ellison, Hoffmann, Helotes, Los Reyes, and McAndrew elementary schools and Folks Middle School are among 278 schools from across the country to receive this special designation, and are seven of the 10 PTAs in the Bexar County area to receive this top honor.
Northside ISD is holding an Auxiliary Job Fair to fill more than 320 positions for bus drivers, food service workers, food service manager trainees, police officers, custodians, and maintenance workers.
They’re used to competing on the field or on the court, wearing different uniforms and different colors to represent their school teams. But for one day, they all wore the same jerseys.
Josue De La Torre, senior systems analyst in the Budget and Finance Department, was sitting comfortably in the Brennan High School auditorium getting ready to listen to the opening remarks at the Leadership Institute when he realized that former Superintendent Ed Rawlinson was talking about him.
For families in the midst of back to school shopping – a reminder that the Annual Sales Tax Holiday is scheduled for August 10 through August 12.
University Health System is offering a convenient way for parents to avoid long lines and stay up-to-date with their child’s immunizations. They will dispatch a mobile clinic to 13 NISD campuses in August.
Last night, Trustees discussed and took action on several items: appointed several campus administrators, including one new principal and approved the renewal of UnitedHealthcare as the District’s medical insurance provider for 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, Aug. 6 from 9:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. at the Northside Learning Center, 6632 Bandera Road, Building D.
Last night, Trustees discussed and took action on several items: approved a Growth & Improvement Budget and Compensation Plan for 2018-2019, which includes salary raises for all employees; approved the 2019-2020 school year calendar; signed a Code of Ethics, reaffirming their commitment to adhere to ethical and educational standards; and appointed several campus administrators, including three principals.
Since 1991, the NISD Board of Trustees signs a Code of Ethics annually, reaffirming their commitment to adhere to educational and ethical standards.
The Rising Stars Theatre Camp is presenting The Music Man, Jr. in a free public performance on Monday, July 2 at 2 p.m. in the Jay High School auditorium, 7611 Marbach Road.
Northside ISD will open one new elementary school when classes resume on Aug. 27. Dr. Linda Mora Elementary School will join the 119 other schools that make up South Texas’ largest school district. The new logo joined the NISD family of school mascots
It might be summer but school zones are in effect through the beginning of August, although the times are slightly altered. Many Northside ISD campuses are used for either summer school programs or as drop off/pick up sites for students.
More than 6,700 seniors will don caps and gowns and collect their diplomas at one of 11 commencements being held for all Northside ISD high schools. The graduations will be streamed live on the Internet.
Graduation ceremonies begin this week, and we are pleased to feature our high school valedictorians and salutatorians for this year.
When the bell rings on June 7, the teaching and learning does not stop. NISD offers an array of Summer School opportunities as a way to catch up in your studies, learn something new, or try to get ahead.
Northside ISD is holding an Auxiliary Job Fair to fill more than 335 positions for bus drivers, food service workers, food service manager trainees, police officers, custodians, and maintenance workers.
This week’s “This is Northside” visits Glenoaks Elementary School to meet students who are the “cat’s meow” when it comes to reading, and shows how students at Holmes High School turn a construction area into a work of art.
To comply with U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) regulations, Northside ISD will once again offer free meals to children starting June 11. This year, free meals are available at 21 schools for children who are 18 years or younger.
Northside ISD Superintendent Brian Woods has been selected as the regional Superintendent of the Year in the annual competition sponsored by the Texas Association of School Boards.
“This is Northside” takes a peek at students at Harlan HS finding new ways to “express themselves.” And, showcases one of Northside’s Educators of the Year who is finding her new passion in a second career.
An 8th grade student at Bernal MS is accomplishing things that many musicians only dream about doing. This week’s “This is Northside” features a young man with a story that will be music to your ears.
Northside ISD is holding a Transportation Job Fair to fill 100 bus driver positions. The job fair is from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. on Tuesday, May 22 at Culebra Transportation Station, 7001 Culebra, Building #5.
This week’s “This is Northside” catches students as they harvest the fruits of their labor at Rudder MS, and introduces our Secondary Educator of the Year at Construction Careers Academy who is really “building up” his students to be successful.