New SAISD teachers gathered Aug. 1 at Tafolla Middle School for a special luncheon to welcome them into the SAISD family. The event provided an opportunity for these new educators to share a meal with their principals before the start of the school year.
A group of Young Women’s Leadership Academy juniors kicked off a weeklong Leadership in Law Camp hosted by the St. Mary's University School of Law on Aug. 1. Justice Rebeca Martinez, of the 4th Court of Appeals (front, left), and State District Judge Beckie Palomo (front, right) were among the day's speakers. The camp, one of a number that students of the all-girls school will participate in this week as they get a jumpstart on the new school year, is designed to highlight the many legal professions, as well as provide an overview of constitutional law.