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Inclement Weather Notification

Northside ISD will close all schools and offices Thursday, Jan. 20. All extracurricular activities will also be canceled....

NISD hosting vaccine clinics

Northside ISD will host several COVID-19 vaccine clinics for students, staff, and the community this month.The HEB clinics require registration in advance to arriving at the clinic. All other providers are walk-in clinics, no registration required. ...

Ross MS librarian wins national award

Arnulfo Talamantes, librarian at Sul Ross MS, is one of 10 national winners of the I Love My Librarian Award. He was recognized by the American Library Association (ALA) for his innovative efforts to inspire a love of reading on his campus and among his students....

Mobile clinic will visit NISD this winter

University Health System is offering a convenient way for parents to stay up-to-date with their child’s immunizations and receive flu shots.Their mobile clinic will visit the following Northside ISD locations in January on the dates/times listed:...

New course at NSITE has students running virtual companies

 Chastity Lara is a senior in high school and already a CEO. This year, seniors at the Northside School of Innovation, Technology, and Entrepreneurship (NSITE) are creating and running virtual companies including taking on leadership roles....

Blood donations needed

The South Texas Blood & Tissue Center has planned multiple blood drives in Northside ISD in January as the need for blood continues due to critical shortages. To date, almost 7,000 blood donations have been collected at NISD drives since April 2020.  ...

Vaccine clinics held this weekend

NISD will host two vaccine clinics at the Northside Activity Center, 7001 Culebra Road, this weekend for staff, their families & the community....

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