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Enjoy the music of the season

 Hundreds of fine arts students will be featured in a variety of holiday concerts and performances at elementary, middle, and high school campuses throughout Northside ISD....

Building towards the future at CCA

 Angelica Villarreal almost let fear stand in the way of her future. She applied to Construction Careers Academy as an eighth grader, but hesitated to accept....

Blood donations needed

The South Texas Blood & Tissue Center has planned multiple blood drives in Northside ISD during the holiday season as the need for blood continues due to widespread shortages. To date, more than 6,000 blood donations have been collected at NISD drives since April 2020.  ...

Northside ISD needs parent feedback; survey open through Dec. 17

 Grappling with aging school infrastructures and much-needed updates and upgrades, around 400 citizens and staff began the important task of identifying facility and other capital needs that could become a school bond proposal in the relatively near future....

Choose your future at an NISD magnet school

 With ten magnet schools in Northside ISD, there are more opportunities than ever before for students to choose their future.The District now offers eight magnet high schools and two magnet middle schools. Applications open Nov. 29 for the 2022-23 school year....

Famous faces at Rhodes ES

Visit Consuelo Perez’s fourth grade classroom at Rhodes ES and you’ll discover some pretty famous faces.The Queen. Carrie Underwood. Steve Jobs. Kobe Bryant....

Mobile clinic will visit NISD this fall

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 Northside ISD locations in December on the dates/times listed:...

NISD College, Career, and Military Night is Nov. 15

The annual Northside ISD College, Career, and Military Night will be held Monday, Nov. 15 from 6-8:30 p.m. drawing more than 70 colleges, universities and military representatives from across the nation....

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