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Academic Decathlon goes virtual

Like everything else, the annual Region IV Academic Decathlon competition looked different this year, as it was entirely virtual for both regional and state levels....

Teams compete in FIRST LEGO competition

Thirty six teams representing thirty elementary and middle school campuses will compete in a FIRST LEGO League robotics qualifier in Northside the week of March 22.Due to COVID-19, the format of the competition has been redesigned in accordance with safety protocols....

Graduations to be held in Alamodome

Strains of Pomp and Circumstance will again be heard as graduation ceremonies for the Northside ISD Class of 2021 will be held at the Alamodome....

NISD offers SAT Prep resources for students

Northside is offering students two opportunities to prepare for the April 27 school day SAT – a paid LIVE online course from The Princeton Review and free student-paced resources....

Lewis student wins Cavaliers Art Contest

Emily Giehll, a 5th grade student at Lewis ES, is the Grand Prize winner in the 2021 Texas Cavaliers River Parade Art Contest. As grand prize winner, Emily will receive $5,000 for her school’s art program. Her art teacher is Lila Owens....

Mobile clinic will visit NISD schools

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 locations in March on the dates/times listed:...

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