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Newest NISD elementary school named for teacher

The Northside ISD Board of Trustees named the District’s newest elementary school for a longtime agriculture teacher.Joey Tomlinson Elementary School will become the 81st elementary school, opening in August 2021....

Summer – A Time to Shine!

Learning never ends, regardless of age, and in Northside ISD our learning options are equally varied. The spring semester was certainly unique, so we are expanding our traditional summer school to reach more students through our NISD Summer Academies. ...

NISD announces plan to recognize graduates

Northside ISD is committed to providing the Class of 2020 and their families a way to recognize the important milestone of graduation and not just through virtual means....

Blood donations still needed

The South Texas Blood & Tissue Center has planned multiple blood drives in Northside ISD as the need for blood co...

Student data verification begins May 11

In preparation for the 2020-2021 school year in the fall, all NISD students (whether new or returning) must complete registration or data verification online....

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