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Swimmers and divers advance to UIL state competition

Northside ISD will be well represented at the UIL State Swimming and Diving Meet Feb. 14 and 15 in Austin. Students and teams representing four high schools qualified for the meet based on their performance at regional competition....

Three NISD AcDec teams advance to state

Three Northside ISD Academic Decathlon teams will advance to state competition after participating at the 2020 Regional competition this past weekend at Warren HS....

NEF 25th birthday, 5K, and art to start!

Join the Northside family as it celebrates the Northside Education Foundation’s (NEF) 25th anniversary serving as a passport to the future in education and innovation in NISD....

Northside ISD hiring 100 custodians

Northside ISD is hosting a Job Fair to fill 100 positions for custodians.The Job Fair will be held from 9 a.m. to 12 p.m., Monday, Feb. 24 at the Northside Activity Center, 7001 Culebra....

NISD cheer squads win big at NCA Nationals

Congratulations to our high school cheerleading squads for their accomplishments at this year's National Cheerleaders Association (NCA) National Championships in Dallas. ...

NISD’s seventh high school magnet school to open at O’Connor HS

Plans are underway for Northside ISD’s seventh high school magnet school, which will focus on agriculture and be located on the O’Connor High School campus. The school’s existing agriculture program will become a magnet school beginning in August 2021....

School choice transfers begin February 3

NISD families can begin to apply for school choice transfers for the 2020-2021 school year on Monday, Feb. 3. Under school choice, a parent or guardian can request his or her child be transferred to another school within the district other than the one serving their residence....

NISD offers flu reminders for families

The flu season is upon us. Northside ISD is seeing a small increase in illness outbreaks at some schools, although not all cases are the flu but also are seasonal allergies and colds. NISD has almost 107,000 students in 120 schools....

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