Coming Attractions September 2, 2011
Sept. 5 (Mon) — Labor Day holiday
All schools and most offices will be closed.
Sept. 6-8 — Ready, Set ….Bond community meetings
Patrons are invited to continue providing input to architects for master-planning efforts, as well as learn about the latest updates and begin discussions on the look and feel of their schools. The second in a series of community meetings for all 23 schools getting major renovations through SAISD Bond 2010 are being held throughout September. Upcoming meetings will be:
● Sept. 6 (Tues) - 6 p.m. at Bonham Academy, 925 S. St. Mary’s St.
● Sept. 6 (Tues) - 6 p.m. at Cotton Elementary School, 1616 Blanco Road
● Sept. 7 (Wed) - 6 p.m. at Woodlawn Elementary School, 1717 W. Magnolia Ave.
● Sept. 7 (Wed) - 6 p.m. at Rogers Elementary School, 620 McIlvaine St.
● Sept. 8 (Thurs) - 6 p.m. at Edison High School, 701 Santa Monica Drive
Sept. 9 (Fri) — Ceremony in observance of the 9/11 10-year anniversary
8:30 a.m. at Sarah King Elementary School, 1001 Ceralvo St.
Students holding small flags will gather around the flagpole to join others throughout the world in honoring the lives of those lost through terrorism on Sept. 11, 2001. After the flag is lowered to half staff, students will sing patriotic songs, pause for a nationwide moment of silence at 8:46 a.m. and then present thank you letters to firefighters invited to attend the ceremony.
Sept. 9 (Fri) — Frost Bank sponsors tailgate party
6:15 to 7:15 p.m. at the west gate entrance of Alamo Stadium, 110 Tuleta Drive
Frost Bank representatives will show their support by serving up Kiolbassa Sausage, hot dogs, iced tea and financial information from a tent set up for the Highlands High School Owls’ first home game of the 2011football season. This will be the second of two gridiron tailgate parties Frost is sponsoring in SAISD to honor schools participating in their bank academy program to teach teens about fiscal responsibility.
Sept. 10 (Sat) — SAISD Fall Bilingual Symposium
7 a.m. to 12:35 p.m. at Burbank High School, 1002 Edwards St.
Keynote speaker will be University of Texas at Austin associate professor Dr. Sylvia Linan-Thompson. Each year these symposiums are held for SAISD Bilingual/English as a Second Language educators.
- April 14 20 - April 17 20 | 05:20 PM Free family fitness classes
- April 17 20 | 02:00 PM Annual Fiesta Shoebox Float Parade
- April 17 20 | 06:15 PM Second Annual Pitch for the Cure
- April 18 20 Holiday - Good Friday
- April 21 20 - April 24 20 State Testing Dates
- April 25 20 Holiday - Battle of Flowers
- April 30 20 | 04:45 PM District Leadership Team (DLT) meeting
- May 05 20 - May 09 20 State Testing Dates
- May 12 20 - May 16 20 State Testing Dates
- May 26 20 Holiday - Memorial Day
- May 29 20 | 05:00 PM Rising Star New Teacher Award Ceremony
- June 05 20 Last Day of School
- June 05 20 | 06:30 PM Lanier High School graduation ceremony
- June 06 20 Teacher Workday/Bad Weather Day Make-up Day
- June 06 20 | 05:00 PM Edison High School graduation ceremony
- June 06 20 | 08:30 PM Jefferson High School graduation ceremony
- June 07 20 | 10:00 AM Houston High School graduation ceremony
- June 07 20 | 02:00 PM YWLA graduation ceremony
- June 07 20 | 05:00 PM Fox Tech High School graduation ceremony
- June 08 20 | 01:00 PM Highlands High School graduation ceremony