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Northside Threads accepting donations

In an effort to support NISD families, Northside Threads is accepting donations on a limited schedule due to COVID-19. Northside Threads is a clothing closet that provides gently used clothing and new socks and underwear for NISD students. ...

Blood donations needed

The South Texas Blood & Tissue Center has planned multiple blood drives this week as the need for blood continues amid the coronavirus pandemic. The following drives are located in the Northside ISD area. Pedrotti’s Ranch...

NISD steps up to donate needed medical supplies

Northside ISD has stepped up to heed the call in the need for personal protection equipment (PPE) and has donated hundreds of masks, gowns, and thermometers to local hospitals in the San Antonio area. ...

District announces grading guidelines

“We know that parents are wondering about grades and how distance learning will affect their child’s grades and grade point averages,” says Dr. Janis Jordan, Deputy Superintendent for Curriculum and Instruction....

Changes to food distribution

Northside ISD continues to work to meet the nutritional needs of students while schools are closed. Beginning Monday, March 23, grab-and-go breakfasts and hot lunches are available to children 18 years old and younger at 11 middle school sites....

NISD schools closed through April 3

Dear Northside families,We continue to actively monitor developments regarding the coronavirus (COVID-19) in conjunction with local and state public health officials, and the Centers for Disease Control (CDC)....

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