Coming Attractions - September 8, 2017
September 8 , 2017
Sept. 9 (Sat) — SAISD Athletic Hall of Fame – NEW DATE*
4 to 6:30 p.m. at the Alamo Convocation Center, 110 Tuleta Drive.
Seven outstanding athletes and educators representing the District’s rich and illustrious past will be inducted into the SAISD Athletic Hall of Fame’s class of 2017. In addition to outstanding athleticism, inductees were chosen for their distinction and excellence to SAISD by their conduct both on and off the field, or court, of competition. They are: Gary Bell, former baseball pitcher who played in four World Series games - Burbank HS class of 1954; Vic Castillo, state champ quarterback and retired SAISD administrator, coach and teacher - Brackenridge HS class of 1963; Laura Neugebauer Groff, UTSA head volleyball coach and 2015 Conference USA Coach of the Year – Jefferson HS class of 1982; Phil Harris, former New York Giant and a 1963 national champ with UT-Austin - Jefferson HS class of 1962; Joel Horlen, former baseball pitcher who played in the 1972 World Series for the Oakland A’s - Burbank HS class of 1955; Howard “H.J.” Johnston, a 1968 and ’72 U.S. Modern Pentathlon Olympics coach who retired as an SAISD assistant athletic director; and Willie Mitchell, former NFL football player and Super Bowl champ with the Kansas City Chiefs - Wheatley HS class of 1959. For ticket and other information visit: www.saisd.net/athletichalloffame2017. *This event originally set for Aug. 26 was re-scheduled due to the threat of Hurricane Harvey.
Sept. 11 (Mon) — School Board meeting A
5:30 p.m. at the Burnet Center, 406 Barrera St.
Sept. 13 (Wed) — ‘Meet the Chief’
5 p.m. at Brackenridge High School, 400 Eagleland Drive
This will be the first in a series of gatherings to be held at SAISD high schools providing parents and the community an opportunity to meet and foster a relationship with the District’s Police Chief Joe Curiel and his staff. The meetings also will include discussions on safety-related and other timely topics.