Coming Attractions July 15, 2011

July 15, 2011

July 18 (Mon) — School Board meeting
5:30 p.m. at the Central Office Board Room, 141 Lavaca St.

July 22 (Fri) — SAISD staff and students to participate in 2011 IB Conference of the Americas
11:15 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. at the San Antonio Marriott Rivercenter Hotel, 101 Bowie St.
International Baccalaureate Magnet program educators from the District’s Burbank High School will be among the presenters for this gathering of approximately 1,400 heads of IB schools, coordinators, teachers, school district and school board officials - as well as university and government representatives- from throughout the Americas. Mayra Almeida-Trejo, the school’s class of 2011 valedictorian, will speak to attendees during the luncheon to follow this presentation, and artwork by Burbank IB students will be on display throughout the conference site. This SAISD campus is the only in San Antonio offering the world-renowned, rigorous IB honors program.

Summer programs for students *
These are just a sample, and may be subject to change. Parents are asked to contact their child’s school for more information.

Ongoing thru Aug. 5 — Summer recreation
7:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. weekdays at 12 SAISD schools
Supervised recreational opportunities are offered in partnership with the San Antonio Parks and Recreation Department’s Summer Youth Program.

Ongoing thru Aug. 5 — Summer recreation
7 a.m. to 6 p.m. weekdays at Baskin Elementary School, 630 Crestview Drive
Supervised recreational opportunities are offered in partnership with the YMCA.

Ongoing thru Aug. 12 — SA Youth summer programs
8 a.m. to 5 p.m. at centers throughout San Antonio
Students from 11 SAISD schools are eligible for free learning opportunities and activities including technology, physical education, music, culture and arts, camping, swimming and other fun activities through SA Youth.

Ongoing thru Aug. 12 —Summer recreation
10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at Jefferson High School, 723 Donaldson Ave.; and Lanier High School, 1514 W. Durango Blvd.
Supervised recreational opportunities for teens are offered in partnership with the San Antonio Youth Centers.

Ongoing thru Aug. 19 — Seamless Summer Nutrition Program
7 to 8 a.m. and 11:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. weekdays at participating SAISD campuses
Free breakfast and lunch are served to anyone 18 years old and younger. The federally-funded nutrition program is available to districts like SAISD in which large numbers of students receive free meals during the school year. 

* NOTE TO MEDIA – Please contact the SAISD Communications Department to coordinate coverage.

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