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NISD teams vie for District FLL Grand Champion title

Approximately 230 students representing 23 NISD elementary and middle school campuses competed in separate brackets to be crowned the Grand Champion of Northside ISD in the FIRST LEGO League Masterpiece Challenge. ...

Wear purple on April 15 in honor of military children

April marks the nation’s Month of the Military Child. As a way to honor military youth affected by deployment, school district employees and students across the state are encouraged to wear purple on Monday, April 15, as part of “Purple Up! for Military Kids.”...

Sidewalk chalk artists shine bright at Los Leones

Congratulations to each of the 53 school teams that competed in Chalkfest during Los Leones 2024. The judges reported that their work was difficult in that the quality was incredible. There were more entries this year than ever before....

NISD announces 2024 District Educators of the Year

Three first-year and three veteran teachers were named District Educators of the Year at special celebrations held annually to honor teachers who give 100 percent when it comes to improving the lives of children....

Ready! Set! Go! NEF Fun Run

The Northside Education Foundation (NEF) can't wait to see everyone at the starting line of our NEF Fun Run. There is still time to register....

Los Leones Student Arts Festival puts spotlight on the arts

Los Leones Student Arts Festival is celebrating its 25th anniversary.  This family-oriented event will be held on Saturday, March 23 from 9 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. and includes an art show and sale with thousands of pieces of high-quality student artwork by NISD students....

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