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Cole ES kinder student writes book

 Skylar Crocker is six years old. She loves rainbows. She’s full of energy. She loves her family. And she’s a published author.The Cole Elementary School kindergarten student published her first book, A Sky Full of Emotions, in June 2021....

All-Star and EXCEL Awards

 A NISD teacher and student were recently recognized by KENS5 and featured in separate news segments....

Fiddle-Fusion concert benefits future string program events

The NISD Fine Arts Department has organized a two-day event with the eclectic fiddle-fusion duo Moxie Strings to be held Sept. 21 and 22 to benefit NISD students.The event includes four performances for all 51 elementary campuses and one evening ticketed concert....

Teaching is a family affair at Murnin ES

 Teaching at Murnin Elementary School is a family affair for Lisa Carrasco and her two daughters, Sabrina and Leah. They call themselves “Carrasco cubed.”...

Need internet access at home?

Northside ISD has partnered with TEA Connect Texas (TEACT) to provide eligible families access to free internet service at home....

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