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Tue, 18 May 2021
At last night s Board meeting, seven outstanding San Antonio ISD educators were honored for their work in the field of teaching. Three educators were introduced as the District s Distinguished Teacher...Read more...
Wed, 05 May 2021
. . . Four San Antonio ISD high schools are included in the newest rankings of public high schools by U.S. News & World Report. The 2021 Best High Schools rankings were released on April 27, 2021. The...Read more...
Mon, 03 May 2021
High school students in San Antonio ISD have an opportunity to apply for summer internships through the San Antonio Economic Development Foundation . The 2021 SA Works Summer Internships will take pla...Read more...
Mon, 19 Apr 2021
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Wed, 14 Apr 2021
This is the third year in a row that SAISD has been recognized for commitment to music education San Antonio ISD has been honored with the Best Communities for Music Education designation from The NAM...Read more...
Wed, 24 Mar 2021
All-virtual school provides evening classes for motivated high school students When I was a high school student, I can remember not having space in my schedule to take all of the electives I wanted. B...Read more...
Sun, 21 Mar 2021
It is another record-breaking year for San Antonio ISD Dell Scholars! Twenty SAISD seniors have been selected to become part of the newest cohort of Dell Scholars, an initiative of the Michael & Susan...Read more...
Mon, 01 Mar 2021
March is Women s History Month! This month, San Antonio ISD celebrates women s contributions to history, culture and society. See below for some interesting and educational information about that high...Read more...
Fri, 19 Feb 2021
Our buildings will be open, and we will have school and office operations on Monday, Feb. 22. At this time, after evaluating our facilities, we do not have any issues that will prevent us from reopeni...Read more...
Wed, 27 Jan 2021
Eighteen years ago, Penny Tschirhart became an International Baccalaureate (IB) convert. A classroom teacher in Houston ISD at the time, Tschirhart was introduced to the IB philosophy and instantly fe...Read more...
Fri, 22 Jan 2021
Weekly COVID-19 testing is now available to in-person learners at San Antonio ISD s more than 90 campuses. It s a signal that the District is sending to the community to maintain the safest possible c...Read more...
Thu, 07 Jan 2021
The Burbank High School Wind Ensemble, under the direction of Hector Trevino, has been invited to perform for the 2021 Texas Music Educators Association (TMEA) Clinic/Convention, the largest music edu...Read more...
Thu, 17 Dec 2020
When the Texas Legislature paved the way for school districts to work with the Texas Education Agency to launch Pathways in Technology Early College High School (P-TECH) programs, San Antonio ISD was ...Read more...
Fri, 11 Dec 2020
CAST Tech High School, a career-themed high school in SAISD and part of the CAST Network, focuses on coding, cyber security, IT, gaming, entrepreneurship, business and user experience. But among those...Read more...
Mon, 07 Dec 2020
This year, San Antonio ISD has a record number of students who have been selected as QuestBridge Match Scholarship Recipients. These six high school seniors will receive full four-year scholarships to...Read more...
Fri, 04 Dec 2020
Out of 550 San Antonio area schools, seven SAISD campuses received eight top placements in the 2020 Pandemic Edition School Rankings , produced by the nonprofit Children At Risk a statewide research a...Read more...
Wed, 02 Dec 2020
In just a few short years, the San Antonio ISD s investment in its sustainability program has paid off substantially, not only in energy savings and recycling initiatives, but with nearly $2 million t...Read more...
Sun, 15 Nov 2020
For the past 17 years, the SAISD Fine Arts Department has showcased student art through the annual Student Holiday Card Contest. This year s theme is Holidays Around the World. The contest was introdu...Read more...
Wed, 11 Nov 2020
Brackenridge High School Edison High School Every year at Edison High School, JROTC pairs up with the Culinary program to serve our Veterans and First Responders breakfast on Veterans Day. The breakfa...Read more...
Thu, 05 Nov 2020
In a typical school year, student-athletes do everything together. They practice together. They eat lunch together. They ride the bus together. And this year, they take COVID-19 tests together. On Tue...Read more...
Wed, 04 Nov 2020
The three key elements in the success of Bond 2020 included a demonstrated need, planning, and most importantly, voter confidence in the direction that the San Antonio Independent School District is m...Read more...
Fri, 30 Oct 2020
San Antonio ISD s Head Start and Pre-K programs are one of a kind! In addition to offering Head Start and Pre-K at 55 academy and elementary school locations, SAISD is the only District in Bexar Count...Read more...
Wed, 28 Oct 2020
San Antonio ISD teacher Robby Hernandez has played video games from Mario Kart to Super Smash Brothers since he was a kid. Now a computer science teacher at Jefferson High School, Hernandez this schoo...Read more...
Tue, 27 Oct 2020
A San Antonio ISD principal and teacher have been recognized by Education Service Center, Region 20 (ESC-20) for their achievements in dual language education. Brackenridge High School Principal Yesen...Read more...
Tue, 27 Oct 2020
A total of 17 San Antonio ISD seniors demonstrating leadership ability, personal success, and academic merits have earned recognition for two prestigious scholarship awards. Seven students were named ...Read more...
Thu, 08 Oct 2020
San Antonio ISD Board of Trustees is pleased to join other Boards of Education across the United States in proclaiming October as National Principals Month beginning October 12, 2020 through October 3...Read more...
Thu, 01 Oct 2020
San Antonio ISD Superintendent Pedro Martinez has been named as a finalist for the Green-Garner Award from the Council of the Great City Schools. The Green-Garner Award is the nation's highest urban e...Read more...
Thu, 10 Sep 2020
The Highlands High School JROTC unit produced a virtual remembrance ceremony to observe Patriot Day. Patriot Day, which is recognized each year on Sept. 11, honors the memories of those who died durin...Read more...
Wed, 09 Sep 2020
Adriana Abundis, a dual language mathematics teacher at Lanier High School, has been selected as one of six finalists for the 2021 Texas Teacher of the Year award, a recognition announced by the Texas...Read more...
Fri, 28 Aug 2020
District transitions levels from Red to Yellow San Antonio ISD has shared with parents and staff that it plans to move forward in gradually allowing a small number of students onto campuses starting a...Read more...
Tue, 18 Aug 2020
This school year, teachers across San Antonio knew the school year was going to hold a lot of new discoveries. But Lanier High School math teacher Adriana Abundis had no idea of the surprise that was ...Read more...
Mon, 17 Aug 2020
During the Aug . 17 Board meeting, SAISD Trustees called for a $1.3 billion bond election, with two separate propositions to appear on the Nov. 3, 2020 ballot for school renovations and technology. Th...Read more...
Mon, 10 Aug 2020
San Antonio ISD has announced 13 new campus administrators for the 2020-2021 school year. Please welcome the following principals: Baskin Elementary School - Yvonne Martinez , Principal Yvonne Martine...Read more...
Fri, 07 Aug 2020
Four levels of occupancy based on safety and science See current level San Antonio ISD shared last week with employees and parents its plan for re-opening campuses safely, based on four levels of stud...Read more...
Wed, 05 Aug 2020
New learning management system to enhance digital learning In light of the increase of remote learning due to the COVID-19 pandemic, San Antonio ISD has purchased a new learning management system, Can...Read more...
Mon, 06 Jul 2020
SAISD Superintendent Pedro Martinez has been named among this year s list of Great Immigrants, Great Americans published annually by Carnegie Corporation of New York. The list honors naturalized citiz...Read more...
Thu, 25 Jun 2020
It s been more than 100 years since San Antonio school buildings closed in the face of a pandemic. The Spanish Flu prompted the San Antonio Board of Health to vote to close all schools and ban all pub...Read more...
Thu, 25 Jun 2020
MEAL UPDATE: We will begin distributing weekly meal kits on Thursday, July 30. Two distributions will be held between now and the first day of school following the schedule indicated. Please be sure t...Read more...
Thu, 28 May 2020
At the end of each school year for the past 10 years, family members, mentors, SAISD administration, and friends would gather together in the Alamo Convocation Center to celebrate SAISD s finest first...Read more...
Wed, 06 May 2020
Gerardo Villegas Juarez, a fifth-grade teacher at Graebner Elementary School, was named this year s statewide Rising Star elementary teacher in the H-E-B Excellence in Education awards. The honor was ...Read more...
Sun, 03 May 2020
Teachers are inspiring mentors for children on a daily basis. And this year, when a global pandemic sidetracked in-person instruction, teachers upped their game yet again. During Teacher Appreciation ...Read more...
Fri, 06 Mar 2020
Vehicle repairs can put the brakes on a family s ability to have safe and reliable transportation to go to school or work, doctor appointments and the grocery store especially when that family s budge...Read more...
Fri, 06 Mar 2020
San Antonio ISD educator Gerardo Villegas Juarez, a fifth-grade teacher at Charles Graebner Elementary School, was surprised with balloons, cookies, and a giant check when he was named an H-E-B Excell...Read more...
Thu, 27 Feb 2020
Click here for our COVID-19 Resource Page SAISD schools will remain closed through Friday, May 1. We join school districts across Bexar County in complying with Gov. Greg Abbott's announcement to exte...Read more...
Tue, 25 Feb 2020
SAISD and University Health System are collaborating to operate a health center at Tafolla Middle School to serve students and campus employees from schools in the West Side Lanier High School feeder....Read more...
Fri, 14 Feb 2020
Three outstanding educators were honored last night at SAISD s 2020 Distinguished Teachers of the Year ceremony. They are Christina Leal, special education teacher at Advanced Learning Academy (PK-3);...Read more...
Wed, 12 Feb 2020
San Antonio ISD today announced that Longfellow Middle School has been named an International Baccalaureate (IB) World School for the Middle Years Programme. An IB education is acclaimed worldwide bec...Read more...
Mon, 27 Jan 2020
San Antonio ISD's technology leadership team has been honored with the TEAM Award, presented by the Texas K-12 Consortium of School Networking Council. The TEAM Award recognizes a district leadership ...Read more...
Mon, 27 Jan 2020
On Monday, Jan. 27, sixth-grade students from Harris Middle School held a memorial service in observance of the state's inaugural Holocaust Remembrance Week. The program featured poetry, music, studen...Read more...
Thu, 16 Jan 2020
San Antonio ISD celebrated the academic achievements of more than 180 SAISD students during the Advanced Academic Scholar Celebration held at the VIA Grand Rotunda earlier this month. The District, th...Read more...
Tue, 17 Dec 2019
Incoming 9th-graders can apply now for program opening at Fox Tech High School in Fall 2020 San Antonio ISD today announced it is taking applications for the new Healthcare Pathways in Technology Earl...Read more...
Fri, 06 Dec 2019
San Antonio ISD announced on Dec. 6 an initiative with the 1Million Project Foundation to help ensure high school students who don t have reliable internet access at home get the digital tools and con...Read more...
Tue, 19 Nov 2019
San Antonio ISD and Bexar County are partnering on two developments in the Fox Tech High School campus area: the first BiblioTech EDU collaboration, and a new parking garage with access to the San Ped...Read more...
Fri, 15 Nov 2019
Recent SAISD graduates attending college outside of Texas may be surprised when a large care package filled with goodies shows up at their door this month. It wasn t Santa making his rounds early; the...Read more...
Fri, 01 Nov 2019
Parents of students both inside and outside the boundaries of San Antonio ISD may apply to the District s Choice Schools and Programs for the 2020-2021 school year beginning now through Jan. 31, 2020....Read more...
Tue, 22 Oct 2019
On Oct. 26, the Burbank High School Bulldog Band advanced to the UIL Area H Marching Band Finals at D.W. Rutledge Stadium in Judson ISD. This marks the first time that an SAISD band program advanced t...Read more...
Tue, 15 Oct 2019
You may see their name on the campus marquee or their framed photo displayed on the wall. You may see a parking space dedicated to this individual or hear the applause when they are announced during a...Read more...
Tue, 01 Oct 2019
Iliana Trobaugh, an SAISD Distinguished Teacher of the Year, was recognized on Oct. 1 as one of Bexar County s best educators. The sixth-grade science teacher at Ogden Academy learned during a surpris...Read more...
Thu, 19 Sep 2019
CAST Med High School was the place to be Sept. 19 as students, industry professionals and representatives from various partner organizations gathered together for a ribbon-cutting ceremony in the scho...Read more...
Mon, 09 Sep 2019
As part of its expanded access to fine arts, SAISD is partnering with The Tobin Center for Performing Arts to integrate art into classrooms. The Tobin Center s Art Integration initiative is a great wa...Read more...
Wed, 05 May 2021
We are in the final weeks of the school year, and our goal is help as many eligible students receive vaccinations as possible. For seniors, this includes both the COVID-19 and meningitis vaccinations....Read more...
Tue, 04 May 2021
During Teacher Appreciation Week, San Antonio ISD has released its annual list of Teachers of the Year and its first-year Rising Star Teachers for each campus. Schools across the District have selecte...Read more...
Thu, 29 Apr 2021
Sneakers play a significant role in American culture. From Nike to Reebok, from Vans to Converse, modern footwear is not used merely to cover one's feet. Sneakers are used to show a wearer's personali...Read more...
Thu, 22 Apr 2021
The San Antonio ISD Dual Language, ESL and Migrant Department is partnering with the Mexican Consulate and the SAISD Adult and Community Education Department to offer free Spanish literacy classes for...Read more...
Thu, 22 Apr 2021
Students (virtual and in-person), family members and staff ages 16 and older have an opportunity to receive the COVID-19 vaccine through District- and campus-coordinated events. Two upcoming vaccinati...Read more...
Wed, 21 Apr 2021
We are a community committed to respect and justice for all humanity, and as such we feel accountability in the death of George Floyd was delivered in the trial verdict. As educators, we aim to protec...Read more...
Wed, 14 Apr 2021
In celebration of National Poetry Month, Young Womens Leadership Academy - Primary is hosting local poets to talk to students during a special Guest Poet Series. This week, the all-girls primary schoo...Read more...
Thu, 08 Apr 2021
As if teachers at San Antonio ISDs Gonzales Early Childhood Education Center and Collins Garden Elementary School couldn t love local grocery store chain H-E-B any more, the feelings now go even deepe...Read more...
Wed, 07 Apr 2021
Kathaleen De Hoyos, senior at Travis Early College High School, has been selected as the Distinguished Graduate in Liberal Arts at San Antonio College . Each year, the academic programs at SAC recogni...Read more...
Mon, 05 Apr 2021
Long-range planning sometimes includes scheduling major campus renovations over multiple bond initiatives. In past SAISD Bond programs, partial renovations were planned at some of the campuses, with g...Read more...
Tue, 30 Mar 2021
High school assignments usually last one semester at most. But for students enrolled in the International Baccalaureate art program at Jefferson High School, their work has gone far beyond that. They ...Read more...
Mon, 29 Mar 2021
San Antonio's famed Fiesta celebration that happens during this time of year might be pushed back just a little, but a Bonham Academy student is already earning the praise of Fiesta organizers. Kingsl...Read more...
Mon, 29 Mar 2021
A dozen buses have joined San Antonio ISD's fleet that are designed with technology to keep students and drivers safer on the road. News reports are calling these new buses school bus lifesavers becau...Read more...
Thu, 25 Mar 2021
Levolea Wallace, senior at Sam Houston High School, is the first-ever SAISD student to receive a Trinity Tower Scholarship San Antonio ISD is proud to announce that Sam Houston High School senior Levo...Read more...
Wed, 24 Mar 2021
On Friday, March 26, SAISD will be flying our flags at half-staff to honor the lives tragically cut short in Atlanta as the result of another senseless shooting spree against people of color. Most of ...Read more...
Mon, 22 Mar 2021
Students connect with SAISD graduates who are currently attending college If this spring were typical, seniors would be picking out their prom wear, touring college campuses, and planning in-person gr...Read more...
Sun, 21 Mar 2021
Did you miss last week's Parent Town Hall? Click on the below links to see what was covered. English: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=KKJdc45GZXk Spanish: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=2SRIIIVEkvURead more...
Thu, 04 Mar 2021
Train now for high wage, in-demand jobs with free certification classes - San Antonio ISD is happy to announce a partnership with Project QUEST, a local non-profit whose goal is to strengthen the econ...Read more...
Thu, 04 Mar 2021
San Antonio ISD is proud to announce that Mary Baez Chavez, LCSW, and SAISD s coordinator of parent support programs, has been recognized as a Kathy Armenta Texas School Social Worker of the Year Hono...Read more...
Tue, 02 Mar 2021
Students in the Extended Day Program at Wilson Elementary School sit quietly in the cafeteria, their faces either buried in their books or quietly facing toward their computer screen where the book th...Read more...
Mon, 01 Mar 2021
As we return from spring break and intercession week, the District is making free COVID testing available on Saturday, March 20 to all SAISD families, including students, their household family member...Read more...
Thu, 25 Feb 2021
Travis Early College High School students are receiving a unique experience that no one else in the city is getting: to try out an honors college without the stress or hardship of final exams and coll...Read more...
Wed, 24 Feb 2021
Willie Burroughs, chief operations officer at San Antonio ISD, has been selected by d-mars.com as one of the Top 50 Professionals and Entrepreneurs in Texas. The yearly recognition program highlights ...Read more...
Mon, 22 Feb 2021
SAISD's 10 chefs teach more than just the basics! February is Career and Technical Education (CTE) Month. The District's CTE Department hosts 13 programs of study recognized statewide by the Texas Edu...Read more...
Thu, 11 Feb 2021
Even since becoming a secondary teacher, Coach Tamiko Matthews wanted to teach African American History. Or Mexican American Studies. Or Womens Studies. She didn t have the opportunity to take any cou...Read more...
Thu, 04 Feb 2021
Students at San Antonio ISD are globetrotting all without leaving their own campus! The Culturlingua Global Social Entrepreneurship Journey program is all about taking students from around the world a...Read more...
Wed, 27 Jan 2021
Tuesday morning, Bowden Academy middle school students soaked up the sun as they painted beach scenes on the academy s newly constructed Little Free Library. Led by Lindsay Webb, Bowden Academy art te...Read more...
Thu, 21 Jan 2021
To say that San Antonio ISD students have unique opportunities is an understatement. Among the various school buildings and classrooms across the District s many campuses lie untold stories of the exp...Read more...
Mon, 18 Jan 2021
Sophia S., junior at the Advanced Learning Academy, has a passion for statistics. In fact, she was so excited about the topic she would spend time outside of the classroom, analyzing and interpreting ...Read more...
Tue, 12 Jan 2021
Huppertz Elementary School celebrates two milestones: Authorization as an International Baccalaureate World School and opening of unique playground Huppertz Elementary School in San Antonio ISD has ea...Read more...
Fri, 08 Jan 2021
Interested in growing your skill set? Adults in the San Antonio community are invited to sign up today for free, online class offerings with SAISD's Adult and Community Education Department! Citizensh...Read more...
Wed, 06 Jan 2021
For decades, kids came home from school to hop on their Nintendo, XBox or PlayStation. Gaming is now a regular part of a student's day at Young Men's Leadership Academy. Principal Derrick Brown says a...Read more...
Wed, 16 Dec 2020
Fourteen San Antonio ISD student athletes have been awarded scholarships through the 2020-21 Valero Alamo Bowl. This year marks the largest number of scholarships awarded in the Alamo Bowl s history, ...Read more...
Tue, 15 Dec 2020
Research shows that students enrolled in effective Dual Language programs outperform their peers in high school, college, and beyond. This is why San Antonio ISD has been expanding its Dual Language p...Read more...
Tue, 08 Dec 2020
Growing up, Kassandra Peña never got Barbie dolls or toys for the holidays. She always got flashcards and books, the educational necessities that a lot of students take for granted. Peña s mother, Mar...Read more...
Wed, 02 Dec 2020
UPDATE 1/6/2021 - Thanks to our community partners, SAISD is offering free COVID testing for all students and staff at each and every one of our 90 campuses. Individual campuses will communicate COVID...Read more...
Wed, 02 Dec 2020
Families seeking services for their child s special needs will find comfort in the fact that San Antonio ISD offers assistance from birth through high school graduation and beyond! Disability Services...Read more...
Thu, 19 Nov 2020
San Antonio ISD's two school-based health centers at Davis and Tafolla middle schools are open for appointments Monday through Friday from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. to meet the needs of the community. The heal...Read more...
Wed, 18 Nov 2020
Beginning Monday, Nov. 30, we are implementing a new list of 33 active curbside meal sites across the District. As we adjust to changing needs as a result of more in-person learning and fewer curbside...Read more...
Tue, 17 Nov 2020
Meet Marisa Pérez-Díaz. A graduate of Edison High School and District 3 State Board of Education member, Pérez-Díaz is one of San Antonio ISD s many graduates who attended a specialized program during...Read more...
Wed, 11 Nov 2020
When Michael Gracia came to CAST Med last year as a freshman, he knew he would be learning the ins and outs of medicine and biomedical research. What he and his classmates didn't know was that by the ...Read more...
Tue, 10 Nov 2020
The SAISD Foundation presented the Get Inspired! on Nov. 10, 2020. The virtual event had the goal of helping educate the public about the impact the SAISD Foundation has on the SAISD community and the...Read more...
Tue, 03 Nov 2020
On a bright, sunny Monday, Bowden Academy principal Venus Davis walks the spacious halls of her new campus. As she looks around, she sees her campus, built in the 1970s, come to life again under Bond ...Read more...
Fri, 30 Oct 2020
If you are driving from I-35 on Highway 90 on the near south side of the city, it is hard to miss the giant construction site that will be home to the new Luther Burbank High School. The project is ma...Read more...
Tue, 27 Oct 2020
For the first time in her career, 7th grade Tafolla Middle School math teacher Andrea Ramirez is walking through the doors of what seems like a brand-new campus. And she wants everyone to know it. I w...Read more...
Mon, 26 Oct 2020
San Antonio ISD students interested in attending a residential liberal arts college have an opportunity to Achieve @ Austin College. The college, which is located in Sherman, Texas, is SAISD s origina...Read more...
Wed, 21 Oct 2020
From Mario Kart to Super Smash Brothers, Robby Hernandez has played video games since he was a kid. Now, as a computer science teacher at Jefferson High School, Hernandez is supporting his students pa...Read more...
Wed, 21 Oct 2020
Brackenridge High School Principal Yesenia Cordova is the Education Service Center, Region 20 World Languages Administrator of the Year. The announcement came during a surprise, social-distanced cerem...Read more...
Wed, 07 Oct 2020
On Sept. 29, a new cohort of students pledged to successfully complete the Cyber P-TECH USA at Sam Houston program. Sixty-five students were inducted during the ceremonial process the second cohort fo...Read more...
Wed, 07 Oct 2020
Highlands High School senior Kalvin Rodriguez learned last week during an on-campus surprise ceremony that he was selected for a KENS 5 All-Star Student award . The award, sponsored by The UPS Store, ...Read more...
Wed, 07 Oct 2020
The San Antonio ISD Social, Emotional & Academic Development (SEAD) and Restorative Practices Department is now offering new Social Activities for Family Engagement (S.A.F.E) for all students and fami...Read more...
Mon, 05 Oct 2020
Thanks to a collaboration between San Antonio ISD and University Health System (UHS), SAISD students and staff now have access to a second school-based health clinic where they can seek medical attent...Read more...
Thu, 01 Oct 2020
Oct. 2 is National Custodial Worker's Day! SAISD custodial workers are key to the success of the District. They help keep our students safe and campuses sparkling clean. Please join us in showing our ...Read more...
Thu, 24 Sep 2020
San Antonio ISD this fall is implementing an Emergency Medical Technician (EMT) Program at Edison High School. This new offering will be part of the Health Professions First Responder Institute at Edi...Read more...
Thu, 24 Sep 2020
The start of a new school year can be stressful. It can be particularly stressful when the school year begins during a pandemic. But Travis Early College High School counselors Jovita Ratnayeke and Ka...Read more...
Wed, 23 Sep 2020
The Trinity Commitment Investment makes a Trinity education accessible On Sept. 23, members of Trinity University and SAISD's leadership team announced details of the Trinity Community Investment part...Read more...
Thu, 10 Sep 2020
Lyla Arnold, a seventh-grader at YWLA, has been named by the Society for Science & the Public as well as the Broadcom Foundation as one of the Top 300 competitors in the 2020 Broadcom MASTERS - the na...Read more...
Fri, 14 Aug 2020
UPDATE: Effective Monday, Sept. 21, all children in the community are able to participate in the SAISD Child Nutrition program. There have been approved waivers from USDA and TDA allowing Child Nutrit...Read more...
Fri, 14 Aug 2020
Bright and early this morning, a small group of SAISD administrators, with swag bags and crystal plaques in hand, surprised two unsuspecting staff members with the announcement that they were winners ...Read more...
Tue, 11 Aug 2020
The Office of Family and Community Engagement will be conducting Canvas workshops specifically for parents Aug. 13-20. Both morning and afternoon sessions will be offered in English with Spanish inter...Read more...
Wed, 05 Aug 2020
The SAISD Foundation is teaming up with Alamo Music Center for their second annual instrument drive to benefit SAISD students. The public is being asked to donate previously used instruments that will...Read more...
Tue, 04 Aug 2020
San Antonio ISD Special Guest Read Alouds are in full swing! On Wednesday, Aug. 12, Astronaut Bernard Harris will be reading Hidden Figures: Young Reader s Edition at 11 a.m. in English, and Martha Ma...Read more...
Tue, 04 Aug 2020
A number of students from across San Antonio ISD took their learning to new levels as they took part in various internship opportunities this summer. From cybersecurity to medicine to marketing, stude...Read more...
Sun, 26 Jul 2020
The USAA Foundation has awarded $325,000 to the Connect Campaign, an initiative of the SAISD Foundation. The goal of the Connect Campaign is to secure $1 million to pay for 12 months of connectivity f...Read more...
Thu, 09 Jul 2020
Families across the nation are having to reimagine their summertime activities because of the COVID-19 pandemic. But within San Antonio ISD, fun family bonding is still happening as a result of intera...Read more...
Thu, 09 Jul 2020
In the spring semester every year, seniors across San Antonio ISD decide upon and commit to attending college in the fall. But according to Dustin Nieto, coordinator with SAISD Postsecondary Initiativ...Read more...
Thu, 18 Jun 2020
Today, we herald the inclusiveness of the Supreme Court s decision to uphold DACA. Hundreds of thousands of young DREAMers right now are hearing words of affirmation that the country to which they dai...Read more...
Thu, 11 Jun 2020
This summer, the San Antonio ISD Family and Community Engagement Services team has rolled out a series of virtual family workshops open to all SAISD families. The July schedule for Family Power Hour i...Read more...
Thu, 11 Jun 2020
San Antonio ISD is hosting two reading programs for students this summer online book clubs with surprise celebrity readings and a bus-stop initiative called Roll into Reading. Summer Book Clubs The Su...Read more...
Tue, 09 Jun 2020
Teachers are available on Tuesdays, Wednesdays, and Thursdays to meet with students in Pre-kindergarten through 8th grade - now until Aug. 9 - to support and engage them in the modules on SAISD's Digi...Read more...
Mon, 08 Jun 2020
SAISD is offering a variety of summer learning activities for students and has created a parent guide for the available options, including the following: Digital Learning Playground PK-8 (June 1-Aug. ...Read more...
Wed, 03 Jun 2020
Each year, Humanities Texas recognizes the achievements of 12 exemplary classroom teachers with monetary awards. This year, two San Antonio ISD teachers were recognized for their outstanding work in e...Read more...
Tue, 02 Jun 2020
As a community committed to respect for all, SAISD honors the memory of George Floyd and prays for his family and friends. Let it be known that the community of our district suffers with them in a sen...Read more...
Thu, 28 May 2020
SAISD is operating free meal delivery options for families and recently announced its June schedule . There also is an additional resource for families through the Pandemic Electronic Benefit Transfer...Read more...
Wed, 27 May 2020
For the third year in a row, student teams from Ball Academy advanced to the final round of the SA Smart competition. SA Smart, the Mayor's K-12 Smart City Challenge, gives student teams in grades 7-1...Read more...
Thu, 07 May 2020
Yasmin Banuelos, a senior at Travis Early College High School, has been selected as the Distinguished Graduate in Liberal Arts at San Antonio College. Each year, the academic programs at SAC recognize...Read more...
Fri, 01 May 2020
Three high schools in San Antonio ISD are included in the newest rankings of public high schools by U.S. News & World Report. The 2020 Best High Schools rankings were released April 21, 2020. The rank...Read more...
Thu, 23 Apr 2020
Stacy Carrizales, a senior at Phoenix Middle College, has been accepted to the Bank of America Student Leaders Program. The program connects more than 300 community-minded high school juniors and seni...Read more...
Wed, 22 Apr 2020
Fifteen SAISD high school seniors have been selected to become part of the newest cohort of Dell Scholars, an initiative of the Michael & Susan Dell Foundation. The award is given to only 500 students...Read more...
Wed, 08 Apr 2020
For the safety of community members and in compliance with a City of San Antonio ordinance to close parks, SAISD is temporarily closing access to the District s fields and playgrounds at this time. Ac...Read more...
Wed, 08 Apr 2020
Congratulations to the Class of 2020 valedictorians: Advanced Learning Academy: Kaben Benavides Brackenridge High School: Natalie Castillo Burbank High School: Angel Ramirez Edison High School: Avalon...Read more...
Tue, 07 Apr 2020
WATCH: KSAT's Great Graduates 2020: Nicolas Rios Nicolas Rios, a senior at Travis Early College High School, has been accepted to Johns Hopkins University, where he plans to study neuroscience this fa...Read more...
Wed, 01 Apr 2020
Unprecedented times call for meaningful action. In face of a pandemic and resulting school closures, San Antonio ISD accelerated its strategic plan from a three-year strategy to a three-week goal to p...Read more...
Tue, 31 Mar 2020
San Antonio ISD conducted a survey to identify the greatest needs that families in our District had as a result of the school closure. The survey received more than 5,000 responses. The District revie...Read more...
Fri, 27 Mar 2020
Virtual classrooms across the District will launch Monday, March 30. Teachers will once again connect with their students even if it is remotely and that bond is so important to a child s learning. SA...Read more...
Fri, 20 Mar 2020
The current school closure may result in some students feeling anxious and scared. If a student is feeling worried or down, our virtual school counseling office is now open to support them. If a stude...Read more...
Tue, 03 Mar 2020
San Antonio Spurs player Jakob Poeltl helped surprise students with a special announcement Feb. 28. Thanks to a $120,000 grant from Spurs Give, students at San Antonio ISD elementary schools will have...Read more...
Tue, 03 Mar 2020
The tech wizardry of Rhodes Middle School students was on display recently, following a ribbon-cutting for the school's new Verizon Innovative Learning Lab. Half of the campus library had been transfo...Read more...
Mon, 02 Mar 2020
Burbank High School student Jamsel Rodriguez was showcased by the Texas Music Educators Association (TMEA) in a video as part of the association's 100th-anniversary campaign. His journey as a music st...Read more...
Thu, 13 Feb 2020
Thanks to a collaboration between San Antonio ISD and University Health System (UHS), SAISD students and staff can seek medical attention for a variety of minor health conditions close to home. The He...Read more...
Tue, 11 Feb 2020
The Bilingual, ESL and Migrant Department is hosting its first-ever Dual Language Summit on Feb. 28 and 29, 2020. While many conferences are geared for teachers, the department is encouraging parents ...Read more...
Mon, 03 Feb 2020
The College Board is recognizing three SAISD counselors for their outstanding work this week, which is National School Counseling Week. The College Board Counselor Recognition Program honors the innov...Read more...
Fri, 31 Jan 2020
Groups of students at three International Baccalaureate World Schools are participating in a pilot program to create school historic preservation projects. The projects at Woodlawn Academy, Briscoe El...Read more...
Thu, 16 Jan 2020
Martin Scorsese, Steven Spielberg, and Sofia Coppola all had to start somewhere before they became the famous film directors they are today. Now, San Antonio ISD students interested in taking the firs...Read more...
Thu, 09 Jan 2020
Join SAISD in celebrating School Board Recognition Month throughout the month of January. We will take a moment before our Jan. 21 Board Meeting to recognize and honor the work our Trustees are doing ...Read more...
Mon, 16 Dec 2019
WATCH: KENS 5 Kids Who Make San Antonio Great Through the QuestBridge National College Match program, student María García-García has been matched with Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT), whe...Read more...
Tue, 10 Dec 2019
SAISD will open a second Montessori school in August of 2020, this one on the campus of the former Rodriguez Elementary School. The new school will also feature a dual language pathway. The Rodriguez ...Read more...
Fri, 06 Dec 2019
Eighth-grade students from the Advanced Learning Academy at the Fox Tech campus took their learning outside of the classroom, and out of state, when they participated in the school s first-ever Civil ...Read more...
Thu, 14 Nov 2019
It s not every day that students in San Antonio, Texas, get to explore the Arctic tundra. But thanks to Discovery Education and Polar Bears International, 23 students from M.L. King Academy for Arts I...Read more...
Wed, 13 Nov 2019
Sam Houston High School alumnus ('74) Dr. Bernard A. Harris, Jr. got back to his roots when he spoke with a group of ninth-grade students in his alma mater's Cyber P-TECH program. Harris, a former ast...Read more...

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