Coming Attractions December 16, 2011
Dec. 19 thru Jan. 2 — Winter Break
All schools and most offices will be closed and re-open Tuesday, Jan. 3.
Dec. 20 (Tue) — Presentation by SAISD alum
6 to 7:30 p.m. at Café College, 131 El Paso St.
Edward Garza, a 2009 Fox Tech High School graduate and current United States Military Academy at West Point cadet, will share his experiences and invite high school students to consider a military institution for higher education.
Dec. 20 (Tue) — Fine Arts in Education Coalition executive meeting
6:30 p.m. at Luby's Cafeteria, 911 N. Main Ave.
Coalition members comprise a group of parents, students and music educators who advocate improving all aspects of the fine arts in SAISD.
Jan. 5 (Thurs) — United Way to present Platinum Award
4:30 p.m. at Jefferson High School, 723 Donaldson Ave.
Principal Joanne Cockrell will accept United Way’s prestigious Platinum Award on behalf of her school. Jefferson is the first SAISD school to receive this honor that rewards employee groups whose contributions are equivalent to all employees giving two hour’s pay per month for 12 months.
Jan. 7 (Sat) — SAISD students and coach to participate in U.S. Army All-American Bowl
Noon kickoff at the Alamodome, 100 Montana St.
The District again will be well represented. Sam Houston High School football coach Gary Green will be Team West’s defensive coordinator, for which his defensive end Javonte Magee will play. Helping to provide entertainment will be Brackenridge High School’s percussionist Fabian Gomez. This is the second consecutive year teens from these two high schools have been chosen for both gridiron and drumline. This annual contest featuring high school all stars will be broadcast locally on NBC-affiliate WOAI-TV.
- April 21 20 - April 24 20 State Testing Dates
- April 21 20 - April 24 20 | 05:20 PM Free family fitness classes
- 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
- June 08 20 | 04:30 PM Burbank High School graduation ceremony
- June 08 20 | 08:00 PM Brackenridge High School graduation ceremony
- June 09 20 Teacher Workday/Bad Weather Day Make-up Day