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New course at NSITE has students running virtual companies

 Chastity Lara is a senior in high school and already a CEO. This year, seniors at the Northside School of Innovation, Technology, and Entrepreneurship (NSITE) are creating and running virtual companies including taking on leadership roles....

Vaccine clinics held this weekend

NISD will host two vaccine clinics at the Northside Activity Center, 7001 Culebra Road, this weekend for staff, their families & the community....

Kindergarten registration set for Jan. 18-28

Northside’s annual Kinder Roundup will be held Jan. 18-28 to give next year’s kindergarten students and their parents an opportunity to pre-register for school, meet teachers, learn more about the program, and ensure there is space for the child at the neighborhood school....

Developing STEM leaders at Jay SEA

 Kiera Ocampo faced a tough decision as an eighth grader. She applied to and was accepted to all of Northside’s magnet schools....

NISD addresses school threats

Similar to other school districts across the nation this week, NISD has seen an increase in threats and allegations posted on multiple social media platforms. The current trend involves threats specifically for Friday, Dec. 17....

Counseling programs win state awards

The Texas School Counselor Association recognized Boone, Colonies North, May, Mireles, Mora, Wanke, and Ward elementary schools; Hector Garcia, Rudder, and Stinson middle schools; the Irene Chavez Excel Academy; and Brandeis, Brennan, Health Careers, and O'Connor high schools with 2021-2022 CREST...

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