Working together for student academic success by providing nutritious meals in a cost effective and pleasant environment.
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NISD's mission is to provide all NISD students who are eligible to ride the bus a safe, efficient, nurturing environment that supports the educational and extra-curricular objectives of the district.
Northside ISD continues to enforce its “No Shots, No School” policy. Texas law requires all public school children have current immunizations in order to attend class.
School Mascot: Eagles
School Colors: Navy Blue, Silver
Mission Statement: At Jefferson, we strive to work with every student, every day, to help them meet their personal goals. We focus on ALL students individually to provide an innovative, high-quality diverse learning environment for all students in an ever changing world.
Cabico received her bachelor's degree in Interdisciplinary Studies from the University of Texas at San Antonio (1995) and in 2009, she earned her Masters in Educational Administration from Lamar University.
She and her husband Roger have two sons, Nicholas and Evan, both graduates of Northside schools.
Algebra. A move to the Baytown area, lead her to teach mathematics at Highlands Junior in the
Goosecreek ISD. Returning to San Antonio, where she was born and raised, she secured a job in the
Northside ISD at Rudder Middle School. As a mathematics teacher and a department coordinator, Ms.
Galan served the Rudder community for 16 years. In 2012, Ms. Galan joined the Jefferson staff as a
mathematics teacher and department coordinator. After her first year teaching at Jefferson Middle
School, she became the Assistant Principle. Within the same year, she became the Academic Dean at
Jefferson and continues to lead in this role.
Ms. Galan received her bachelor of science degree in education with a specialization in mathematics
from Southwest Texas State University in 1995. Participating in a Northside cohort alongside Walden
University, Ms. Galan earned her master of science degree in education with a specialization in
integrating technology into the classroom in 2006. It was through another NISD cohort and the
University of Texas in San Antonio in 2013, that Ms. Galan completed her principal certification to
become an educational administrator.
The career objective that Ms. Galan works towards on a daily basis is to be the catalyst in continuing to
provide leadership for all students and teachers to experience an ideal learning environment which will
allow them to demonstrate their creativity, enhance their technology skills, build positive relationships
and develop a love for learning.