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Applications open for Magnet School enrollment on Nov. 28

With eleven magnet schools in Northside ISD, there are more opportunities than ever before for students to choose their future.The District now offers eight magnet high schools and three magnet middle schools. Applications open Nov. 28 for the 2023-24 school year....

NISD Thespians headed to National competition

This weekend, Northside ISD thespians participated in the Texas Thespian State Festival at the Henry B Gonzalez Convention Center where over 2,000 students from all over the state attended and competed in performance and technical events. Those advancing to national competition are: ...

Graduation dates for 2023 announced

Alamodome Management today confirmed graduation dates for Northside ISD high schools. NISD will hold 12 graduations in June 2023, eleven of which are held at the Alamodome. The other one will be held at the Northside Sports Gym....

NISD College, Career, and Military Night is Nov. 14

The annual Northside ISD College, Career, and Military Night will be held Monday, Nov. 14 from 6-8:30 p.m. drawing more than 100 institutions of higher education from all over Texas and the nation....

Blood donations needed

The South Texas Blood & Tissue Center has planned multiple blood drives in Northside ISD in November and December as the need for blood continues due to critical shortages. Thursday, Nov. 3Location: Sotomayor High School LGI Room...

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