Coming Attractions - September 2, 2016
Sept. 2, 2016
Sept. 5 (Mon) — Labor Day holiday
All SAISD schools and most offices will be closed.
Sept. 6-8 — Free family fitness classes
5:30 p.m. at the SAISD schools listed below.
The popular Zumba dance fitness program returns in time for the new school year. Classes are free and will be held at the District campuses listed below. Zumba is offered in partnership with Health Collaborative, a local network of citizens, community organizations and businesses. Upcoming sessions will be:
● Sept. 6 (Tues) – at Jefferson High School, 723 Donaldson Ave.
● Sept. 7 (Wed) – at Whittier Middle School, 2101 Edison Drive
● Sept. 8 (Thurs) – at Tafolla Middle School, 1303 W. César E. Chávez Blvd.
Sept. 10 (Sat) — SAISD EPIC Saturdays kick off
8 a.m. to 4 p.m. at Jefferson High School, 723 Donaldson Ave.
Featured speaker will be nationally acclaimed educator Dr. Douglas Fisher, who will present the new teaching framework that SAISD is adopting this school year. This will be the first of five EPIC Saturdays to run through February. Each will provide SAISD teachers daylong conference-style events featuring keynote addresses by some of the nation’s best education minds and breakout sessions that deliver tailored learning.
Sept. 10 (Sat) — San Antonio Food Bank Farmer’s Market
10 a.m. to 1 p.m. at Wheatley Middle School, 415 Gabriel St.
The community is invited to shop for fresh fruits and veggies and enjoy samples of foods prepared as part of cooking demonstrations. This market, which takes place every second Saturday of the month, is one of two to be held monthly at an SAISD East Side campus. The markets are offered in collaboration with the San Antonio Food Bank, SAISD and the Eastside Promise Neighborhood. The host campuses are among a half dozen EPN schools in an area supported through Promise Zone and other federal grants.
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