They are accustomed to playing Bach and Beethoven during more quiet concerts, but more than 1,000 NISD orchestra students will be “rockin’ it out” as world-renowned electric violinist Mark Wood brings his music education program “Electrify Your Strings (EYS)” to NISD this week.
A 10-year-old bestselling author will be one of the highlights at the annual Northside Story Fest scheduled for Saturday, May 19 at Stinson Middle School. The event will be held from 12:30 to 4:30 p.m.
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 50 science, technology, engineering, and math (or STEM) activities at the second annual Jay Science and Engineering Academy STEM Fest.
It was an evening reminiscent of the Academy Awards. Complete with a red carpet and paparazzi welcoming them prior to entering the auditorium, NISD Fine Arts educators were treated as the stars they are at the first Standing Ovations Awards Ceremony.
After a long, hot day of preliminary heats, quarterfinals, semifinals, and a final race, the Kallison Elementary School Stampeders were crowned champions of the 22nd Texas Solar Race Car Event.
More than 532 employees are being honored this week for more than 11,500 years of service to Northside ISD at the annual Recognition and Retirement Celebration.
The NISD Battle of the Nations has begun! Now through May 18, you can help the Northside Education Foundation (NEF) raise more funds to award more grants to Northside faculty and staff.
The Northside Learning Tree After School Enrichment Program is seeking outgoing, energetic, and positive role models to fill approximately 80 part-time Youth Leader Instructor positions. Interested applicants should stop by the Learning Tree Job Fair on Thursday, May 24 from 9:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. at the Northside Learning Center, 6632 Bandera Road, Building D.
When you walk into the classroom of April Marie Quintero, a second grade teacher at Franklin Elementary School, you will find both the teacher and the students learning and growing together as a community.
Northside voters Saturday approved a $848.91 million bond issue that will allow the District to address much-needed improvements at existing schools and to continue to keep pace with growth.
Northside ISD was included in the latest Forbes magazine annual ranking of “America’s Best Employers.”
Meet an award winning high school teacher in this week’s “This is Northside.” We’re also taking a look at the new fine arts building at Holmes HS, and we head out with the Northside Education Foundation Prize Patrol to surprise some teachers.
University Health System is offering a convenient way for parents to stay up-to-date with their child’s immunizations, flu shots, and prepare for college vaccination requirements. They will dispatch a mobile clinic to 12 NISD campuses in May.
TAKE NOTICE that an election will be held in the Northside Independent School District on May 5, 2018 CONCERNING THE ISSUANCE OF SCHOOL BUILDING BONDS IN THE AMOUNT OF $848,910,000.
The $848.9 million School Bond 2018 proposal, which would impact every NISD school, goes before voters this Saturday, May 5 and polls will be open from 7 a.m. to 7 p.m. Voters must vote at their specific precinct which is determined by home address.
Exploring virtual reality through apps, using Chromebooks and iPads to create movies and daily news broadcasts, and building tiny homes to explore future careers in construction. 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.
Northside ISD is projecting more than 2,400 students to register in Pre-Kindergarten, a program for four-year-old children offered in 70 elementary schools for next year. Registration for Pre-Kindergarten begins May 1 at neighborhood schools during normal school hours.
On May 5, the $848.91 million Northside School Bond 2018 proposal will go before voters. Early voting runs from April 23 to May 1 and several early voting sites are located in Northside ISD.
In an effort to improve our District and campus websites and to ensure that our community finds these communication tools helpful, we are asking for input through a brief online survey.
Mary Cissell pours her love of learning into her classroom and is definitely a student favorite. “This is Northside” introduces you to an inspiring Kindergarten teacher at Kuentz ES and show you why she is one of Northside’s Educators of the Year!
Northside ISD recognized hundreds of inspiring campus volunteers and business partners who donate their time and energy to enrich the education of thousands of NISD students.
Dear Northside Families: As you have seen in media coverage, there have been many student-led protests around the country in recent weeks. Some of these protests include students walking out of or not going to class during the school day.
In this week’s “This is Northside,” we shine the spotlight on our Career and Technical Education (CTE) programs and show you how this hands-on learning is preparing students for life after high school.
Again this year, NISD juniors will be able to take the SAT college entrance exam for free, thanks for money allocated by the Northside ISD Board of Trustees. The test will be administered on Tuesday, April 24.
“This is Northside” takes a peek into what’s included in the upcoming bond proposal to be brought to the voters starting with early voting on April 23. All NISD schools will be impacted and 67 percent of funds would be used to renovate and upgrade existing neighborhood schools.