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Public Education in San Antonio Book by Bobby Blount

Public Education in San Antonio Book by Bobby Blount and Bexar County School Boards Coalition

School districts managing the challenges of a pandemic and highlights, data, statistics, and history of public education in the San Antonio area. By Bobby Blount and Bexar County School Boards Coalition.

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Harlandale ISD Student Gets Birthday Surprise

After watching practices in the bleachers for years, this Indian football fan’s birthday wish was to meet the Harlandale High_HISD football team. Superfan David received a Harlandale letterman jacket and will surely wear it with #IndianPride!! David’s birthday was celebrated by the football team, cheerleaders, coaches, and other Harlandale ISD athletes in an unforgettable way! …

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Celebrating National Library Week

Welcome to Your Library! In honor of National Library Week and this year’s “Welcome to Your Library” theme, we’re shining a spotlight on our public school librarians!   We’re showcasing what traditional public schools provide through their libraries and certified librarians. Click here to Learn More About School Library Services Check out how some of our …

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Pre-K Near Me

Pre-K Near Me – Understanding the Choices and Guidelines

Understanding the Choices and Guidelines for Finding a PreK   Heading back to school during a pandemic is a strange time.  My kids are in elementary and high school, and I feel lucky that we are established in our schools.  It seems like a lifetime ago when my kids started their first day of Pre-K. …

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Bexar County School Board Letter

Bexar County School Boards Coalition Letter to Governor Abbott on School Openings During COVID 19

San Antonio Area’s School Board Trustees Release a Letter to Governor Abbott Regarding School Openings An excerpt below: As Trustees, we realize that our communities are literally entrusting us with the lives of their students, teachers, district staff, and families. As of today, the Boards of Trustees in our area believe that the current State …

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Harlandale STEM Students Show Off Fine Arts Skills

Harlandale ISD‘s STEM Early College High School students did not let the pandemic stop them from performing their end-of-year talent show.  These students not only receive a focused education on Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics, but they are also offered excellent fine arts programs.  These talented students created a collaborative video showcasing a sampling of their fine arts …

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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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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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Harlandale ISD Educator Receives Inclusion Award

  The Down Syndrome Association of South Texas named William McGinnis, the coordinator of Adaptive and Special Olympic Physical Education at Harlandale ISD, the “Inclusion Champion: Educator of the Year.” The award recognizes McGinnis’ commitment and dedication towards the inclusion of students with Down syndrome. “I knew that my purpose in life was to help …

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