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Jay HS teacher finalist for national award

For the second year in a row, Jay High School automotive technology teacher John Gunderson is a national finalist for the 2021 Harbor Freight Tools for Schools Prize for Teaching Excellence....

Mobile clinic will visit NISD in August

University Health System is offering a convenient way for parents to stay up-to-date with their child’s immunizations.Their mobile clinic will visit the following Northside ISD locations in August on the dates/times listed:...

Early childhood education is key to success

There is a saying that “the early bird gets the worm.”  Although that is not what John Ray meant when he wrote it in a book of English proverbs in the 1600s, it can also apply toward the field of education....

Brandeis teacher finalist for Presidential Award

Brandeis High School science teacher Fatimah Aboueisha is one of six Texas finalists for the 2021 Presidential Awards for Excellence in Mathematics and Science Teaching (PAEMST)....

Blood donations needed

The South Texas Blood & Tissue Center has planned multiple blood drives in Northside ISD in July as the need for blood continues amid the coronavirus pandemic and to prevent shortages. ...

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