Jazz ensembles from Garcia, Connally, and Jones Middle School and concert bands from Luna Middle School and Holmes High School joined in the 2014 Special Olympics held at Gus Stadium during the week of March 3-7. Ensembles provided entertainment before the opening ceremony as well as parade music for competing teams of athletes from each elementary, middle, and high school as they passed the reviewing stands.
Congratulations to our Northside ISD high school art students for the tremendous showing in the 2014 Regional Level of Visual Arts Scholastic Event (VASE), held on February 22 at Stevens HS. Northside has 39 students who have qualified for the State Level of VASE. A total of 1505 art students participated in the event. Stevens HS alone had 6 students qualify for state, the third highest number of students from a single campus. The event and scoring not only showcases great art pieces, but incorporates a 7 minute question-answer dialogue betwee