Alamo Heights ISD

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Enrolling Your Child in School: School Registration is Open

It’s public school registration time! San Antonio-area ISDs provide clear direction on how to register or re-enroll your child. Prior to filling out their online applications, we’ve provided guidance to help you choose and organize.   We’ve included direct links to school district registration pages as well as a list of questions that might help in …

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The Fort Sam Houston ISD Nutrition Staff honor their military children

Social Distancing Doesn’t Stop Military Child Month Honors

April is the Month of the Military Child and a designated time to celebrate our brave and resilient military children!  Since 1986, we have shown appreciation for the sacrifices that military children and their families make by wearing purple on Purple Up day. Purple is a combination of the colors of all military branches- Army green, …

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Counseling Services Continue During School Closures

We are currently so bombarded with information about coronavirus and COVID-19 that it can be confusing and sometimes overwhelming. There are so many contradicting opinions that seem to evolve daily, and it’s difficult to keep up. For some young children, this uncertainty can be scary or cause anxiety. For older kids, they may be stressed …

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Lunch Pickup

Keeping Students Fed: Find Your District’s Meal Program

KEEPING STUDENTS FED: FIND YOUR DISTRICT’S MEAL PROGRAM Our San Antonio-area schools’ nutrition services staff works hard providing district children healthy meals even during school closures. Several area cafeteria workers are serving meals throughout the day, and each district has its own program. Find your district’s meal plan details and locations here: Schertz-Cibolo-Universal City ISD …

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Penny Project Alamo Heights Holocaust memorial

Alamo Heights ISD Students Make Anti-Bullying Statement with Penny Project

Teacher Lisa Barry of Woodridge Elementary School spearheaded a classroom project to collect 6 million pennies to represent the number of lives lost during the Holocaust. Her students became involved in this project which then turned into a fundraiser for schools across Alamo Heights ISD. So far, they have collected over 100,000 pennies, and they …

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Are charter schools private schools?

ARE CHARTER SCHOOLS PRIVATE SCHOOLS?

FALSE: Unlike traditional public schools, charter schools are not required to accept all students because they can set their own terms. For example, they can set enrollment caps.   FALSE: Charter school students are required to take standardized tests. Are charter schools private schools? Charter schools are a form of public schools. Charter schools are also private …

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Alamo Heights ISD’s Business Incubator Program

Cool Schools on San Antonio’s KSAT 12, spotlights the Heights Business Incubator at Alamo Heights ISD. Students create and fully develop their own product or service. From concept to pitch, students collaborate, hypothesize, adapt, and test their ideas.  Business entrepreneurs and experts serve as coaches and mentors for the student teams. With access to a …

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Alamo Heights Choir Performs at The Capitol

    Alamo Heights ISD Choirs had the privilege of performing at the Texas Capitol Rotunda! They were joined by State Representative, Mr. Steve Allison, and AHHS principal, Mrs. Debbie Garringer.  The acoustics in the building are amazing, and the group sounded absolutely angelic!  Check out a sample of their performance here:

#GOPUBLICSANANTONIOHASHTAGFAVES!!

#GOPUBLICSANANTONIOHASHTAGFAVES!! Many San Antonio schools welcome parents, students, and staff within the district to have fun using their school-wide hashtags when posting to social media.  These unique hashtags can highlight district events, bring attention to district and student accomplishments, commend incredible teachers, instill school pride, inspire students to be more involved in activities, and much …

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Fine Arts

District RoundUp: Dec. 2018 – FINE ARTS THRIVE IN OUR SCHOOLS

Proven to contribute to happiness and enhance academic success, students all across the region are mastering Fine Arts.

From Broadway actors, a nod to Boys to Men, and an out-of-this-world jazz band check out what Alamo Heights, Floresville ISD, Harlandale ISD, Judson ISD, North East ISD, Northside ISD, Medina Valley ISD are doing in this monthly edition of our San Antonio Public School District Roundup.