Coming Attractions August 7, 2009
Aug. 7, 2009
Aug. 10 (Mon) — SAISD Council of PTAs Membership Drive Kick-off
3 p.m. at SAISD Central Office, 141 Lavaca St.
In anticipation of the upcoming school year, cheerleaders from throughout the District will lead a pep rally encouraging parents, employees, and other community members to support the nation’s largest parent-teacher organization.
Aug. 10-13 — Registration for 2009-10 school year
Times vary by campus, at all SAISD schools
All new and returning students to the District need to register at the school they will attend. The first day of classes for all SAISD students is Monday, Aug. 24.
Aug. 10-14 — SeaWorld Summer Science Academy
8 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. at 10500 SeaWorld Drive
This popular water park will provide 150 7th- and 8th-graders from SAISD’s Young Women’s Leadership Academy an opportunity to work alongside veterinarians, zoologists, animal trainers and educators for in-depth study in oceanography. Lessons will include squid dissection and analysis, coral reef ecology, predator and prey relations, habitats, species classification, and conservatism. The SeaWorld Summer Science Academy is among several learning experiences students at San Antonio’s only all-girls public school are enjoying this summer.
Aug. 15 (Sat) — ‘CommuniCaring for Kids’ school immunization and health fair
9 a.m. to 4 p.m. at the Dr. Frank Bryant Health Center, 3066 Commerce St.
Parents of SAISD students can take advantage of this opportunity to ensure their children are up-to-date on immunizations necessary to start school. Shot records are required, as well as proof of income for those seeking this service for free. Families may also receive medical screenings and information on healthy living.
Aug. 15 (Sat) — Back 2 School Festival
10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the Freeman Coliseum, 3201 E. Houston St.
SAISD families are invited to receive free health screenings. Free back packs with school supplies will be given away on a first-come, first-served basis. Festival sponsor is the Antioch Community Transformation Network
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- 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
- 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