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Public Schools Welcome Comfort Dogs On Campus

Public Schools Welcome Comfort Dogs on Campuses Students have the opportunity to lean on dogs for comfort and therapy in many schools.  Children are using the dogs to learn to read and for emotional support. Comfort dogs, sometimes referred to as therapy dogs, provide many benefits to students. They help with students’ mental health and …

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Holiday Performances Bring Cheer to All

Holiday Performances Bring Cheer to All Fine Arts departments across all of our districts have been busy getting students ready for holiday performances. Band, orchestra, theatre, choir, dance, and many other groups of talented kids were excited to bring back the season’s spirit this year! Fort Bend ISD Northside ISD Santa Fe ISD Fort Bend …

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North East ISD Student Finds Success in Hollywood

North East ISD Student Finds Success in Hollywood Students in North East ISD learn fine arts starting in pre-k and kindergarten, and this former Stone Oak Elementary has taken his passion to a career at a young age! Nicolas Cantu is doing what he loves, and soon you’ll be able to see that passion on …

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Summer Meal Programs Continue in Public Schools

Children need healthy meals to grow and learn. Summertime is no exception! The Texas Department of Agriculture’s Summer Meal Programs ensure that all children 18 and under have access to nutritious meals all summer long.  The service is offered at no cost to families, and there are multiple meal pick up sites near you. How …

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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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STEM Programs in NEISD Prepare Dental Students for Careers

Heewon Yang, a student at North East ISD’s Career and Technical Education Center, participates in the school’s dental assistant program.  She loves the hands-on learning in CTEC’s high-tech dental classroom. Heewon earned her dental assistant certification while still in high school. It will help her get one step closer to her career goal.  “I want …

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School Lunch Heroes Save the Day

North East ISD School Lunch Heroes really DO wear capes! Our schools honor dedicated nutrition staff on School Lunch Hero Day Why do we Observe School Lunch Heroes Day? Lunch is many students’ favorite time of the day.  They get to relax, socialize, and recharge for the second half of the school day.  Public school …

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North East ISD’s Young Men’s Group

A weekly group of young men gathers in North East ISD to learn about self-esteem and confidence.  They realize the value of leadership and preparing for the future. Once a week, you’ll find a group of sharp-dressed young men on the Walzem Elementary School campus. Third-graders in the Young Men’s Group don their dress shirts …

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NEISD Afterschool Program Teaches ASL

Students in North East ISD are excited to be learning a second or even third language after school. High School students like Samantha Snider from NEISD’s MacArthur High School spend afternoons teaching ASL at 17 NEISD campuses. “It’s teaching them a new language and giving them a fun activity to do, but it can also …

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Black History Month

Schools Celebrate Black History Month February has been known as Black History, or African-American History Month, since 1976. Every February, public schools spend considerable time honoring historical figures and celebrating events that have shaped America’s rich black history.   Schools spotlight influential African-American activists and leaders like authors Toni Morrison and Maya Angelou.  Classes research significant …

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