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Wed, 21 Sep 2022
Today, Superintendent Jaime Aquino shared a letter with all SAISD families and staff about school safety measures in the district. The letter is available online here: 2022-09-21 Safety in SAISD.pdfRead more...
Mon, 12 Sep 2022
What: SAISD to host teacher career fair It s not too late to be a teacher in the 2022-23 school year! When: Sept. 24 (Sat) 9 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Where: SAISD Central Office, 514 W. Quincy St., 78212 Sa...Read more...
Fri, 09 Sep 2022
Sept. 9, 2022 San Antonio ISD is launching a comprehensive public engagement process to gather community input for new Single-Member District (SMD) maps for its seven-member Board of Trustees. Leading...Read more...
Fri, 02 Sep 2022
Sept. 2, 2022 More than 20 SAISD high school students have earned academic honors from the College Board National Recognition Programs. These National Recognition Programs grant underrepresented stude...Read more...
Tue, 23 Aug 2022
Aug. 22, 2022 San Antonio ISD tonight shared a presentation on the 2022 District and Campus State Accountability results during its regularly scheduled Board meeting. SAISD earned a B rating from the ...Read more...
Fri, 19 Aug 2022
Aug. 19, 2022 What: SAISD to give board presentation on 2021-22 State Accountability results Following the presentation, the media will have an opportunity to ask questions Who: SAISD Board of Trustee...Read more...
Thu, 11 Aug 2022
Aug. 11, 2022 What: SAISD Foundation to announce incentive for students and families to attend, achieve and win San Antonio ISD students from all campuses will have the opportunity to earn the incenti...Read more...
Mon, 08 Aug 2022
Aug. 8, 2022 San Antonio ISD announced today that its Young Women s Leadership Academy-Primary campus received a federal grant. The United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) Food and Nutrition Se...Read more...
Fri, 05 Aug 2022
Aug. 5, 2022 Media Release for Community Eligibility Provision (CEP) San Antonio ISD Comunicado de prensa para la Provisión de Elegibilidad Comunitaria (CEP) San Antonio ISD San Antonio ISD announced ...Read more...
Fri, 05 Aug 2022
What: SAISD to announce $57,000 USDA grant award to all-girl primary school Young Women s Leadership Academy-Primary to use funds for its 1.5 acre community garden, created in collaboration with Gardo...Read more...
Thu, 04 Aug 2022
Aug. 4, 2022 What: SAISD Foundation to take new teachers on shopping spree for classroom supplies When: Aug. 5 (Fri) Media invited 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Where: Target, 4522 Fredericksburg Road, 78201 Medi...Read more...
Wed, 27 Jul 2022
July 27, 2022 Today, we are gratified to learn the Fourth Court of Appeals upheld San Antonio ISD s power to take action to protect the safety and health of students, staff, and visitors. The ruling a...Read more...
Thu, 21 Jul 2022
July 21, 2022 What: Original Burbank High School campus set for sweet sendoff on July 23 More than 1,000 expected to attend final tour of original campus Who: SAISD Trustee Art Valdez SAISD Superinten...Read more...
Wed, 20 Jul 2022
July 20, 2022 What: SAISD Foundation to distribute dorm room essentials to college-bound students 150 first-generation college students will receive dorm-life essentials to set them up for success in ...Read more...
Tue, 12 Jul 2022
What: SAISD Foundation to hold drive to collect luggage and dorm room supplies for first-generation college students 150 first-generation college students will receive dorm-life essentials to set them...Read more...
Fri, 01 Jul 2022
July 1, 2022 What: SAISD to hold Teacher Career Fair July 14 SAISD is recruiting bilingual teachers, special education teachers, math and science teachers, librarians and counselors When: July 14 (Thu...Read more...
Fri, 24 Jun 2022
June 24, 2022 San Antonio ISD will bring back its prestigious Athletic Hall of Fame this summer. The event had been delayed due to COVID-19 in 2020. This year s ceremony will honor inductees for 2020,...Read more...
Thu, 23 Jun 2022
June 23, 2022 Fred Anthony has been named Senior Executive Director of Athletics at San Antonio ISD. He has worked as an educator for 27 years in Harlandale ISD. Anthony's first day in SAISD is July 1...Read more...
Thu, 02 Jun 2022
June 2, 2022 What: King William Fair representatives present $9,500 check to Brackenridge High School The King William Fair will donate $9,500 to the Brackenridge High School Eagles Athletic Booster C...Read more...
Tue, 31 May 2022
May 31, 2022 More than 20 seniors from San Antonio ISD have been awarded $1,500 scholarships by C.H. Guenther & Son (CHG) to pursue careers in food service or a related industry. The seniors, from 11 ...Read more...
Thu, 26 May 2022
What: SAISD and the Southwest School of Art host "Best of the Best Showcase" 20 SAISD students will be awarded scholarships to the Southwest School of Art summer camp programs during the opening event...Read more...
Mon, 23 May 2022
July 18, 2022 SUMMER MEAL Program Update! Meals are available at no cost to children and teens 18 and younger, and enrolled students with disabilities up to 21 years old. At the SAISD bus sites, No Ch...Read more...
Wed, 18 May 2022
May 18, 2022 What: SAISD to hold its biggest, in-person Teacher Job Fair of the year; new entry daily rate for teachers is $55,609 More than a typical job fair, the event will showcase the culture of ...Read more...
Wed, 18 May 2022
May 18, 2022 What: High school students showcase artwork during Loteria Night When: May 18 (Wed), 6 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. Where: CAST Med High School, 2601 Louis Bauer Drive, 78235 The San Antonio communi...Read more...
Wed, 18 May 2022
May 17, 2022 The San Antonio ISD Board of Trustees voted last night to approve several agenda items that affect staff compensation for the upcoming school year. The Trustees approved a general pay inc...Read more...
Tue, 17 May 2022
May 16, 2022 Highlands High School in San Antonio ISD was one of 300 schools from 44 states across the country to receive a $5,000 grant through the Laura Bush Foundation for America s Libraries. This...Read more...
Mon, 16 May 2022
May 16, 2022 Jeremy D. Williams has been named head football coach and athletics boys coordinator at Sam Houston High School in San Antonio ISD. It s a homecoming of sorts for Williams. He returns to ...Read more...
Mon, 16 May 2022
May 16, 2022 A group of science-loving, seventh-graders from SAISD s Fenwick Academy, an International Baccalaureate Candidate school for the Middle Years Program, is heading out to sea Thursday, May ...Read more...
Mon, 09 May 2022
May 9, 2022 What: SAISD to hold its biggest, in-person Teacher Job Fair of the year; pre-hire opportunities available More than a typical job fair, the event will showcase the culture of the district....Read more...
Wed, 04 May 2022
May 3, 2022 - Three SAISD high schools score in San Antonio's Top 10 for 2022, according to new rankings from U.S. News & World Report. The news organization has been ranking schools nationwide since ...Read more...
Mon, 02 May 2022
May 2, 2022 The San Antonio ISD Board of Trustees voted tonight to confirm Dr. Jaime Aquino as SAISD Superintendent of Schools during a special-called meeting. Last month, on April 11, the trustees na...Read more...
Fri, 29 Apr 2022
April 29, 2022 Several Fox Tech High School students didn t let the south Texas humidity hamper their excitement as they put the finishing touches on a colorful mural they ve worked on for two days (A...Read more...
Thu, 21 Apr 2022
April 21, 2022 The Young Women s Leadership Academy in San Antonio ISD has earned the distinction of being among the top high schools in the United States. Results were published today in the Jay Matt...Read more...
Tue, 19 Apr 2022
April 19, 2022 What: SAISD s Edison High School to hold mock disaster drill Community members should not be alarmed by the sound of explosions or the presence of law enforcement and emergency personne...Read more...
Mon, 18 Apr 2022
April 18, 2022 San Antonio ISD will commemorate the completion of new, state-of-the-art campus improvements for the 2016 Bond Program for the Sidney Lanier High School, on Saturday, April 23, 2022, fr...Read more...
Mon, 11 Apr 2022
April 11, 2022 The San Antonio ISD Board of Trustees voted tonight to name Dr. Jaime Aquino the lone finalist for SAISD Superintendent of Schools during its regularly scheduled meeting. State law requ...Read more...
Thu, 24 Mar 2022
March 24, 2022 What: SAISD and UIW celebrate Campus Collaborative Art Fair with opening reception Best of Show recipient to win UIW art scholarship Who: Art students from 11 SAISD specialized schools ...Read more...
Wed, 23 Mar 2022
March 23, 2022 What: Rey Feo LXXIII Augie Cortez Jr. returns to alma mater Jefferson High School for Fiesta pep rally This year s Rey Feo is 1988 graduate of Jefferson High School Who: Rey Feo LXXIII ...Read more...
Thu, 17 Mar 2022
March 17, 2022 What: SAISD and SA YES to unveil Little Locker project Who: SAISD Trustee Art Valdez Kelly Elementary School Principal Claudia Ramos-Coto SA Yes Program Manager Irene Moffitt Elementary...Read more...
Thu, 03 Mar 2022
March 3, 2022 What: SAISD to hold Critical Needs Job Fair When: March 26 (Sat), 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Where: Alamo Convocation Center, 110 Tuleta Drive, 78212 San Antonio ISD is recruiting certified educat...Read more...
Tue, 01 Mar 2022
March 1, 2022 San Antonio ISD today was officially named as a national Spotlight District by No Kid Hungry, a campaign by the national non-profit Share Our Strength. SAISD is the third school district...Read more...
Thu, 24 Feb 2022
Feb. 24, 2022 Texas weather can hit one extreme to the other in just one day. No matter what the temperature is (from too cold to too hot), construction students at Sam Houston High School have the co...Read more...
Wed, 23 Feb 2022
Feb. 23, 2022 In celebration of Black History Month, the SAISD Transportation Department today hosted its second annual Black History Potluck Lunch at its bus depot. The event also launched a museum w...Read more...
Wed, 16 Feb 2022
Feb. 16, 2022 WHAT: 4th- and 5th-graders tapped for their ideas of what amenities make up the ideal learning environment Children s workshop with architects to gather students vision of improvements a...Read more...
Tue, 08 Feb 2022
Feb. 8, 2022 Students in the agriculture program at Burbank High School today accepted a delivery of cabbage from the Landscape and Horticulture Department at Palo Alto College, part of Alamo Colleges...Read more...
Mon, 07 Feb 2022
Feb. 7, 2022 WHAT: SAISD hosts Community Meeting for Bond 2020 Project to convert Burnet Learning Center into a fully functional campus SAISD representatives and project architects will discuss the re...Read more...
Fri, 04 Feb 2022
Feb. 4, 2022 San Antonio ISD s Child Nutrition Services staff will distribute meals at select curbside locations today from 1 p.m. to 2:30 p.m., or while supplies last. A lunch and breakfast meal bund...Read more...
Mon, 31 Jan 2022
Jan. 31, 2022 What: SAISD and Valero representatives read to elementary school students on World Read Aloud Day Event kicks off Classroom Libraries Project coordinated by The Leaders Readers Network a...Read more...
Wed, 19 Jan 2022
Jan. 19, 2022 Salvador Sal Tellez has been named head football coach and boys coordinator at Lanier High School. Tellez has served as an offensive coordinator, defensive coordinator, and assistant coa...Read more...
Tue, 18 Jan 2022
Jan. 18, 2022 The San Antonio ISD Board of Trustees today announced it has taken the next step in its search for a new superintendent. Earlier, at a regular Board Meeting on Dec. 13, 2021, the Board s...Read more...
Fri, 17 Dec 2021
Dec. 17, 2020 Although San Antonio ISD will be closed for winter break, its two school-based clinics at Davis and Tafolla middle schools will be open for appointments Monday through Friday, from 8 a.m...Read more...
Fri, 17 Dec 2021
Dec. 17,2021 Three SAISD teachers received a surprise just before students are set to start their winter break. Eric Asel from Young Men s Leadership Academy, Juan Morales from Lanier High School, and...Read more...
Wed, 15 Dec 2021
Dec. 15, 2021 What: Mega food distribution for SAISD families in time for the holidays Who: Representatives from: RK Group San Antonio Food Bank SAISD Family and Community Engagement When: Wednesday, ...Read more...
Tue, 14 Dec 2021
Dec. 14, 2021 Six SAISD students earned full scholarships to top universities across the country through the QuestBridge National College Match Scholarship program. The students and their college matc...Read more...
Thu, 09 Dec 2021
Dec. 9, 2021 What: Ceremony to honor Young Women s Leadership Academy s National Blue Ribbon distinction by U.S. Department of Education Who: Laura Saldivar Luna, Chief People Officer for National Tea...Read more...
Tue, 07 Dec 2021
Dec. 7, 2021 What: Two mega food distribution events to provide SAISD families access to holiday meals Who: SAISD families SAISD Family and Community Engagement Specialists San Antonio Food Bank When:...Read more...
Mon, 15 Nov 2021
Nov. 15, 2021 What: SAISD Board of Trustees to vote on significant daily pay rate increase for substitute teachers for Spring 2022 Who: SAISD Board of Trustees SAISD interim superintendent Dr. Robert ...Read more...
Fri, 12 Nov 2021
Nov. 12, 2021 What: SAISD and STAAMP to host COVID-19 vaccination clinics for pediatric age group Who: Dr. Robert Jaklich, SAISD interim superintendent When: Nov. 12 (Fri) at 1:30 p.m. Where: Burnet L...Read more...
Tue, 09 Nov 2021
Nov. 9, 2021 What: SAISD in-person substitute teacher job fair for Sam Houston High School and Davis Middle School When: Nov. 15 (Mon) from 4:30-7 p.m. Where: Sam Houston High School Cafeteria, 4635 E...Read more...
Tue, 09 Nov 2021
Nov. 9, 2021 What: Burbank High School and Palo Alto College celebrate with AlamoPROMISE pep rally Who: Dr. Robert Garza, President of Palo Alto College Dr. Robert Jaklich, Interim Superintendent of S...Read more...
Wed, 03 Nov 2021
Nov. 3, 2021 What: SAISD and STAAMP to host COVID-19 vaccination clinics for pediatric age group When: Nov. 12-13 (Fri-Sat) & Nov. 19-20 (Fri-Sat) times below Where: Burnet Learning Center, 406 Barrer...Read more...
Mon, 01 Nov 2021
Nov. 1, 2021 What: SAISD seeks input from families and neighborhoods for school bond improvements planned at 36 campuses Who: SAISD Board of Trustees (Will host meetings for their Single Member Distri...Read more...
Thu, 21 Oct 2021
Oct. 21, 2021 A partnership between San Antonio ISD s adult and community education department and Catholic Charities was awarded a significant grant from the Department of Homeland Security that will...Read more...
Tue, 19 Oct 2021
Oct. 19, 2021 WHAT: Students at Poe Middle School (SAISD) will take a field trip to Rush Enterprises Peterbilt Trucking Center to study the company s massive carport solar system as part of their part...Read more...
Tue, 12 Oct 2021
Oct. 12, 2021 What: SAISD hosts teacher job fair for 2021-22 school year Teachers sought in areas of ELAR, math, science, bilingual, special education When: Oct. 16, 2021 (Sat), 9 a.m. Noon Where: San...Read more...
Tue, 12 Oct 2021
Oct. 12, 2021 San Antonio ISD this school year launched a new initiative that gives staff members a clear direction on how to become qualified for career advancement within the district. The Para to P...Read more...
Fri, 08 Oct 2021
Oct. 8, 2021 What: SAISD kicks off Bond 2020 community design charrette meetings for public input Who: SAISD Board of Trustees (Will host meetings for their Single Member Districts) Willie Burroughs, ...Read more...
Thu, 07 Oct 2021
Oct. 7, 2021 What: SAISD students to learn from ABC News personality who once walked the same halls they did Who: John Quiñones, ABC News When: Oct. 7, 2021 (Thurs), 1:30 p.m., Brackenridge High Schoo...Read more...
Tue, 05 Oct 2021
Oct. 5, 2021 What: SAISD Foundation to host 10th Annual Inspire Awards Who: John Quinones, ABC News and Inspire Awards emcee Dr. Robert Jaklich, SAISD Interim Superintendent Judy Geelhoed, SAISD Found...Read more...
Wed, 29 Sep 2021
Sept. 29, 2021 What: SAISD Board President and Interim Superintendent announce united vision moving forward Dr. J to read Horton Hatches The Egg to young learners Who: Christina Martinez, SAISD Board ...Read more...
Thu, 23 Sep 2021
Sept. 23, 2021 What: Hot Wells Middle School to receive $5,000 AdoptASchool grant from Burlington Who: Burlington representatives Dr. Rose Engelbrecht, principal of Hot Wells Middle School Judy Geelho...Read more...
Wed, 22 Sep 2021
Sept. 22, 2021 This morning during a surprise assembly, the students and staff of Young Women s Leadership Academy, an all-girls college preparatory school within San Antonio ISD, learned the campus h...Read more...
Tue, 21 Sep 2021
Sept. 21, 2021 The San Antonio ISD Board of Trustees voted today to name Dr. Robert Jaklich as the district s interim superintendent. He will take over the role Sept. 29. Jaklich has a decade of exper...Read more...
Thu, 09 Sep 2021
Sept. 9, 2021 What: Burbank High School holds Patriots Day ceremony to honor the 20th anniversary of 9/11 Who: SGM Melvin Cooper Sr., senior enlisted advisor, U.S. Army, Ft. Sam Houston Victor Mireles...Read more...
Wed, 25 Aug 2021
Aug. 25, 2021 - After a stressful year of coping with the pandemic and online instruction, Herff Elementary School students and staff will focus on kindness as they begin the 2021 school year. Herff E...Read more...
Thu, 19 Aug 2021
Aug. 19, 2021 The SAISD Foundation today kicked off surprise announcements of more than $100,000 in innovative grant awards to educators in San Antonio ISD. Two teachers at Lanier High School were the...Read more...
Thu, 05 Aug 2021
Aug. 5, 2021 What: Against a backdrop of performances, the SAISD Fine Arts Department and the SAISD Foundation to announce expansion of Ballet Folklorico and Mariachi programs in district schools in 2...Read more...
Thu, 05 Aug 2021
Aug. 5, 2021 The San Antonio Independent School District will continue to offer meals to all students at no cost for the 2021-2022 school year. For additional information please contact: San Antonio I...Read more...
Thu, 05 Aug 2021
Aug. 5, 2021 What: SAISD and Community Labs to offer free COVID testing to the community on Friday When: Aug. 6 (Fri) 3 p.m. to 6 p.m. Where: Alamo Convocation Center, 110 Tuleta Drive The first day o...Read more...
Mon, 02 Aug 2021
Aug. 2, 2021 What: SAISD and VIA partner to host Community Job Expo When: Aug. 12 (Thurs) Noon to 6:30 p.m. Where: Alamo Convocation Center, 110 Tuleta Drive The San Antonio ISD Adult and Community Ed...Read more...
Sat, 31 Jul 2021
July 31, 2021 San Antonio ISD s Back-to-School Resource Fair today was well attended, with thousands of students receiving school supplies and other essentials. Families still needing supplies will le...Read more...
Thu, 29 Jul 2021
July 29, 2021 What: CAST Tech graduates to showcase novel internship work in energy and water conservation Who: Kahlil Davis, CAST Tech graduate Isaias Lozano, CAST Tech graduate Jozlynn Garcia, CAST ...Read more...
Wed, 28 Jul 2021
July 28, 2021 What: SAISD preparing for Saturday s back-to-school fair by stuffing goodie bags A lot of preparation goes into planning for major events, and today, San Antonio ISD is preparing for its...Read more...
Tue, 27 Jul 2021
July 27, 2021 What: SAISD and STAAMP Allergy to host virtual town hall to answer parents questions about the COVID-19 vaccine for their children Parents all across San Antonio are invited to listen in...Read more...
Tue, 27 Jul 2021
July 27, 2021 What: The University of Texas at San Antonio (UTSA) and Lanier High School partner for two-week Online Summer Transportation Construction Institute Who: UTSA faculty members, Dr. Tulio S...Read more...
Mon, 26 Jul 2021
July 26, 2021 San Antonio ISD is offering expanded access to early childhood programming for 3-year-olds. Campuses are now registering 3-year-olds for Pre-Kindergarten and Head Start to start school o...Read more...
Mon, 26 Jul 2021
July 26, 2021 What: SAISD to host back-to-school fair to distribute free resources to families and to complete students annual enrollment When: July 31 (Sat) 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Where: Freeman Coliseum ...Read more...
Fri, 23 Jul 2021
July 23, 2021 What: SAISD to host virtual teacher job fair to fill 100 openings When: July 29 (Thurs) 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Link: www.saisd.net/careers and scroll down to Recruiting Event Schedule San Ant...Read more...
Wed, 21 Jul 2021
July 20, 2021 What: Put aside your preconceived notions of school lunches and step into the kitchen as 60 SAISD cooks and managers train at The Culinary Institute of America (CIA) this week CIA chef i...Read more...
Fri, 16 Jul 2021
July 16, 2021 WHO: VelocityTX, a subsidiary of the Texas Research & Technology Foundation; Communities in Schools; San Antonio Independent School District WHAT: VelocityTX, Communities in Schools, and...Read more...
Mon, 12 Jul 2021
July 12, 2021 - The San Antonio ISD (SAISD) Foundation will host a Luggage and Dorm Room drive to support up to 100 of SAISD s newest alumni, on Wednesday, July 14, from noon until 6 p.m, at Alamo Con...Read more...
Fri, 02 Jul 2021
July 2, 2021 The San Antonio ISD Board of Trustees is seeking to fill a 24-member advisory committee that will oversee the work and progress on the historic Bond 2020 program. The $1.3 billion bond is...Read more...
Fri, 25 Jun 2021
June 25, 2021 A digital literacy initiative spearheaded by Texas A&M University-San Antonio and San Antonio Independent School District could become a national model for closing the digital divide. Th...Read more...
Tue, 15 Jun 2021
June 15, 2021-SAISD will continue to provide meals during the Summer (June 21-July 31) as part of the Texas Department of Agriculture s Seamless Summer Nutrition Program. The summer program will offer...Read more...
Mon, 14 Jun 2021
June 14, 2021 The University of Texas at San Antonio (UTSA) is building on its efforts to advance knowledge and practice of dual language education. The UTSA College of Education and Human Development...Read more...
Sat, 12 Jun 2021
June 12, 2021 San Antonio ISD today announced a change to the start time for evening graduation ceremonies at Alamo Stadium due to current weather forecasts for heat and humidity. Beginning Monday, Ju...Read more...
Thu, 10 Jun 2021
June 10, 2021 San Antonio ISD and H-E-B are teaming up for a one-day blitz to vaccinate as many of the District s eligible middle school students and their family members as possible. SAISD families a...Read more...
Fri, 21 May 2021
May 21, 2021 Childhood obesity has disproportionately affected Latino and Black communities in South Texas for years as a result of poverty, poor access to education, employment status, unhealthy hous...Read more...
Fri, 07 May 2021
May 7, 2021 What: Opening ceremony for SAISD-Mexican Consulate collaboration to launch educational initiative for parents Who: Olivia Almanza-Pena, Principal of Irving Dual Language Academy When: May ...Read more...
Thu, 22 Apr 2021
April 22, 2021 What: SAISD superintendent to present State of the District address to business and community leaders Who: Marina Gonzales, San Antonio Hispanic Chamber President and CEO Richard Perez,...Read more...
Fri, 23 Sep 2022
Calendar items Sept. 24 (Sat) SAISD Teacher Job Fair for campuses with vacancies 9 a.m. to 12:30 p.m., SAISD Central Office, 514 W. Quincy St., 78212 SAISD will look to fill any teaching vacancies tha...Read more...
Fri, 16 Sep 2022
Student Voices: Burbank Football athletes welcome Collins Garden Elementary students to school Sept. 23 (Fri) 7:15 a.m. to 8:15 a.m., Collins Garden Elementary School, 823 Gevers St., 78203 Burbank Hi...Read more...
Fri, 09 Sep 2022
Calendar items Sept. 12 (Mon) Grandparents Day at Smith Elementary School 9:30 a.m. to 10:30 a.m., Smith Elementary, 823 S. Gevers St., 78203 Grandparents Day falls on Sunday, Sept. 11. Smith Elementa...Read more...
Fri, 02 Sep 2022
Calendar items Sept. 8 (Thurs) School Safety: A Parent's Perspective 6 p.m. to 8 p.m., Brackenridge High School, 440 Eagleland Dr., 78210 The SAISD Organizational Learning and Support Services departm...Read more...
Fri, 26 Aug 2022
Calendar items Aug. 31 (Wed) Smith Elementary School "Back to School Bash" 3:30 p.m. to 5 p.m., Smith Elementary School, 823 S. Gevers St., 78203 The students and staff at Smith Elementary will celebr...Read more...
Mon, 22 Aug 2022
Calendar items Aug. 19 (TODAY) Jefferson High School Annual Ice Cream Social 7 p.m. to 8 p.m., Jefferson High School, 723 Donaldson Ave., 78201 The oldest ice cream party in San Antonio is back! Jeffe...Read more...
Fri, 05 Aug 2022
Calendar items Aug. 8 (Mon) USDA awards $57,000 grant to YWLA-Primary 10 a.m., Young Women's Leadership Academy - Primary, 401 Berkshire, 78210 Garden tours, renderings, and the sharing of a vision fo...Read more...
Fri, 29 Jul 2022
Calendar items Aug 1 (Mon) SAISD New Teacher Academy Kickoff 7:45 a.m. to 10 a.m., Highlands High School, 3118 Elgin Ave, 78210 SAISD tackled the widespread teacher shortage and is now welcoming educa...Read more...
Fri, 22 Jul 2022
Calendar items July 23 (Sat) Burbank High School "Last Look" 10 a.m. to 12 p.m., Burbank High School, 1002 Edwards St., 78204 Consider this the last day of school EVER at the old Burbank High School. ...Read more...
Fri, 15 Jul 2022
Calendar items July 18 (Mon) SAISD Board Meeting A&B 5:30 p.m., SAISD Board Room, 514 W. Quincy St., 78212 or online Link: https://www.saisd.net/page/dis-board-videos The SAISD Board of Trustees will ...Read more...
Fri, 01 Jul 2022
Calendar items July 4-8 (Mon-Fri) SAISD schools and offices closed for Independence Day break All campuses and district offices will be closed for break during the Fourth of July week. The district wi...Read more...
Fri, 24 Jun 2022
Student Voices: SAISD summer internships pay off for students Tech-savvy teens intern with SAISD Information Technology The SAISD Information Technology department currently has eight student interns ...Read more...
Fri, 03 Jun 2022
Jun 6-10 (Mon-Fri) SAISD Class of 2022 Graduation Ceremonies SAISD will celebrate its seniors and their achievements during the next set of the district's 16 graduation ceremonies. This week s ceremon...Read more...
Fri, 27 May 2022
May 28 (Sat) SAISD holds Mental Health Awareness Walk 6 a.m., Alamo Stadium, 110 Tuleta Drive, 78212 "SAISD Into the Light" is a special event that was inspired by Jefferson High School senior Joseph ...Read more...
Fri, 20 May 2022
May 21 (Sat) SAISD holds its biggest Teacher Job Fair of the year 8:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m., Freeman Coliseum Expo Hall C, 3201 E. Houston St., 78219 RSVP: http://tinyurl.com/SAISDMayJobsRSVP San Antoni...Read more...
Fri, 13 May 2022
May 14 (Sat) Student mini-tourists celebrate "Book It Around the World" Festival 9 a.m. to 11:30 a.m., Fox Tech High School, 637 N. Main, 78205 The "Book It Around the World" Festival gives SAISD stud...Read more...
Fri, 06 May 2022
Subject Expert: SAISD recognized with two sustainability awards Expert: Chris Salley, senior executive director of Facilities Services San Antonio ISD is being recognized this year at the state level ...Read more...
Fri, 29 Apr 2022
May 2 (Mon) SAISD Special Board Meeting 5:30 p.m., SAISD Board Room, 514 W. Quincy St., 78212 or online Link: https://www.saisd.net/page/dis-board-videos The SAISD Board of Trustees will hold a specia...Read more...
Fri, 22 Apr 2022
Calendar items TODAY: April 22 (Fri) Young Women s Leadership Academy celebrates AVID designation; SAISD has most designations in Texas 3 p.m., YWLA, 2123 W. Huisache Ave, 78201 Following yesterday s ...Read more...
Thu, 14 Apr 2022
April 15 (Fri) SAISD schools and offices closed for Easter Break All campuses and district offices will be closed for Easter Break. SAISD will reopen for staff Monday, April 18. Students return Tuesda...Read more...
Thu, 07 Apr 2022
Calendar items April 8 (Fri) SAISD schools and offices closed for Battle of Flowers Holiday All campuses and district offices will be closed for the Battle of Flowers Holiday. SAISD will reopen Monday...Read more...
Fri, 01 Apr 2022
Student voice: CAST Med High School student Keera Bhakta creates student group to promote diabetes prevention Student : Keera Bhakta, CAST Med High School sophomore CAST Med students can be placed in ...Read more...
Fri, 25 Mar 2022
Subject Expert : SAISD employee resumes Prom season passion project Expert: Ashley Johnson, application analyst clerk, SAISD Child Nutrition Department, and Founder/President of Project Prom Dress Spr...Read more...
Fri, 18 Mar 2022
Subject Expert: Cyber P-TECH prepares students for careers in a future of heightened cybersecurity risk Expert: Kaye Robinson, Coordinator, Cyber P-TECH USA at Sam Houston High School Kaye Robinson ca...Read more...
Thu, 03 Mar 2022
Calendar items March 4-11 (Fri-Fri) SAISD schools and offices closed for Spring Break All campuses and district offices will be closed for Spring Break. SAISD will reopen Monday, March 14. March 4-13 ...Read more...
Fri, 25 Feb 2022
Subject Expert: Book Buddies Expert: Carrie Smith, Alumni & Community Engagement Manager, SAISD Foundation As a complement to Read Across America Day celebrations next week, Carrie Smith can speak to ...Read more...
Fri, 18 Feb 2022
Subject Expert: First graduating Dual Language class in SAISD Expert: Esme Alday, SAISD executive director of Dual Language and ESL, and student members of the Dual Language cohort At SAISD s Feb. 22 ...Read more...
Fri, 11 Feb 2022
Subject Expert: U.S. Army s inaugural JROTC Cyber Pilot program at Lanier High School Expert: LTC (Retired) Santiago Bueno, Lanier High School JROTC instructor The U.S. Army has selected Lanier High S...Read more...
Fri, 04 Feb 2022
Subject Expert: Changes to USDA school meal nutrition standards Expert: Jenny Arredondo, Senior Executive Director for SAISD Child Nutrition Services Next week, Jenny Arredondo is available to speak a...Read more...
Fri, 28 Jan 2022
Subject Expert: Social media concerns today Expert: Dawn Kulpa, SAISD Director of Social, Emotional, and Academic Development (SEAD) Dawn Kulpa is available to speak about the district s social media ...Read more...
Fri, 21 Jan 2022
Subject Expert: SAISD Superintendent Search Expert: James Guerra, JG Consulting JG Consulting was selected by the SAISD Board of Trustees to serve as the firm to lead the search process for a new SAIS...Read more...
Fri, 14 Jan 2022
Subject Experts: SAISD Bond 2020 opportunities for small businesses Experts: Edward Romero, Director, Operations Business Services April Alcorta, Assistant Director, Business Diversity Program These e...Read more...
Sat, 08 Jan 2022
Subject Expert: SMART Spaces designed by smart students Expert: Jennifer Emerson, Head of School, Briscoe International Baccalaureate World Elementary School Ask a third through fifth grader at Brisco...Read more...
Mon, 13 Dec 2021
Subject Expert: Teacher and substitute teacher recruiting efforts aren t taking a winter break Expert: Toni Thompson, associate superintendent for human capital management Though SAISD is about to go ...Read more...
Sun, 05 Dec 2021
Subject Expert: Mega food distributions to SAISD families in time for the holidays Expert: Elsa Griffin, director, office of family and community engagement In time for the holidays, SAISD, in partner...Read more...
Fri, 19 Nov 2021
Reminder: SAISD schools and offices will be closed for the Thanksgiving holiday from Nov. 22-26. Offices and schools will reopen on Monday, Nov. 29. Calendar items ? Nov. 19-20 (Fri-Sat) Vaccine clini...Read more...
Fri, 12 Nov 2021
Subject Expert: Students learn important message on anti-bullying Expert: Janie Morales, counselor at Hawthorne Academy Anti-bullying is an important topic at schools. Hawthorne Academy counselor Jani...Read more...
Fri, 05 Nov 2021
Subject Expert: East Side students help kick off National STEM Day Expert: Johnny Vahalik, assistant superintendent for college, career and military readiness. Davis Middle School and M.L.K. Academy s...Read more...
Fri, 29 Oct 2021
Subject Expert: Día de los Muertos: Bringing culture to life Expert: Elizabeth Morales, family and community engagement specialist, Burbank High School On Monday, Nov. 1, beginning at 5 p.m., Burbank ...Read more...
Fri, 22 Oct 2021
Subject Expert: Community input phase of SAISD Bond 2020 Expert: Kedrick Wright, Deputy Chief Operations Officer San Antonio ISD is in the community input phase of Bond 2020 to build a shared vision f...Read more...
Fri, 15 Oct 2021
National School Bus Safety Week highlighted with student-produced video On Monday, Oct. 18 , San Antonio ISD will launch a school bus safety video as part of a public education initiative to inform pa...Read more...
Fri, 08 Oct 2021
Student Voice: Top-tier college could be a game changer Student: Natalie Reyna, senior at Brackenridge High School Brackenridge High School senior Natalie Reyna wants to be a game designer when she gr...Read more...
Fri, 01 Oct 2021
Student Voice: Learning confidence, creativity and communication Student: Pruedencia Castro, freshman at Burbank High School Through the Miss Burbank competition, Pruedencia Castro has challenged hers...Read more...
Fri, 01 Oct 2021
Student Voice: Mental health and suicide awareness Student: Joseph Gonzalez, senior and International Baccalaureate student at Jefferson High School Jefferson High School senior Joseph Gonzalez organi...Read more...
Fri, 17 Sep 2021
Subject expert: Coordination of student support through in-house digital tool Expert: Carmen Thatcher, director of Student and Academic Support Services Supporting the whole child socially, emotionall...Read more...
Fri, 10 Sep 2021
Student Spotlight: (Tonight) Student artwork to be part of Restored by Light Student: Emily Rodriguez, 10th grader at Young Women s Leadership Academy Emily Rodriguez says her artwork, depicting the s...Read more...
Fri, 03 Sep 2021
Subject expert: National Energy Consumption Competition Expert: Aaron Stein, energy and sustainability director, is available for interviews. SAISD has increased its sustainability measures throughout...Read more...
Fri, 27 Aug 2021
Subject expert: San Antonio ISD Safe School Program Expert : Sgt. Christina Houston, SAISD Police Department, is available for interviews. About the SAISD Safe School Program The SAISD Safe School Pro...Read more...
Fri, 20 Aug 2021
Subject expert : Stopfinder school bus app, Transportation Services Expert : Cesar Flores, transportation director for SAISD Transportation Services, is available for interviews and a live demonstrati...Read more...
Fri, 13 Aug 2021
Subject expert: International Baccalaureate Diplomas Expert: Penny Tschirhart, assistant director, International Baccalaureate programmes, is available for Zoom or telephone interviews. 27 Burbank and...Read more...
Wed, 21 Sep 2022
It is a renaissance year for the tennis team at Highlands High School. The members of the young team were all in elementary school, third or fourth grade, the last time the school s team was assured e...Read more...
Tue, 20 Sep 2022
It was a homecoming of sorts for author Alda P. Dobbs. When the alumna of Knox Elementary, Harris Middle School, and Brackenridge High School walked into the Harris cafeteria, she was immediately take...Read more...
Fri, 09 Sep 2022
When the Texas Education Agency released accountability results in August, San Antonio ISD continued to show huge growth, maintaining its B rating while also improving its overall score to an 85 (B) a...Read more...
Thu, 08 Sep 2022
This week is National Substitute Appreciation Week, and San Antonio ISD has some of the best substitute teachers. We traveled around the district to talk to some of our subs to find out what brought t...Read more...
Fri, 02 Sep 2022
More than 20 SAISD high school students have earned academic honors from the College Board National Recognition Programs. These National Recognition Programs grant underrepresented students with acade...Read more...
Thu, 25 Aug 2022
As San Antonio ISD schools opened their doors to students last week, the district s class of 2022 is taking their next steps into higher education. Nearly 2,700 students graduated across the district ...Read more...
Mon, 22 Aug 2022
San Antonio ISD earned a B rating from the state, maintaining its momentum from when the district first earned a B in 2019 prior to the COVID-19 pandemic. The 2021-22 accountability results were relea...Read more...
Mon, 08 Aug 2022
The 455 girls at the Young Women s Leadership Academy-Primary are about to get a lot more fresh food food they grow themselves. The United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) Food and Nutrition Se...Read more...
Thu, 04 Aug 2022
This year, San Antonio ISD welcomes 19 new campus principals for the 2022-2023 school year. They are eager to embark on the school year with their new campuses. Congratulations to the following princi...Read more...
Wed, 03 Aug 2022
Esports is growing in San Antonio ISD. On Aug. 2, the Career and Technical Education (CTE) and Information Technology (IT) departments were invited to attend the awarding of community support funds fr...Read more...
Fri, 29 Jul 2022
JROTC cadets at Lanier High School will be welcomed back to school with a professional Confidence Course outside the CTE building, allowing them to practice in their own backyard for Raider Competitio...Read more...
Thu, 28 Jul 2022
As energy demand rises amid record-breaking heat, CAST Tech High School graduates presented their work promoting awareness of energy use in San Antonio ISD school buildings at the BEE Project s 2022 B...Read more...
Thu, 21 Jul 2022
Highlands High School student Nalaniya Wilson was at dance officer camp when she got the news that would change her senior year, and possibly the trajectory of her life. She was one of seven members o...Read more...
Tue, 12 Jul 2022
The SAISD Foundation, in collaboration with Gamez Law, hosted a Luggage and Dorm Room Supply drive, which supported 150 of SAISD s newest alumni. Community members donated new or gently used luggage a...Read more...
Wed, 29 Jun 2022
When summer learning was designed this year, the district used a completely different model: SMART Camps. Billed as summer school reimagined, the Science, Math, Arts, Reading and Technology programs f...Read more...
Wed, 29 Jun 2022
Fred Anthony has been named Senior Executive Director of Athletics at San Antonio ISD. He has worked as an educator for 27 years in Harlandale ISD. Anthony begins his role at SAISD on July 11. Anthony...Read more...
Tue, 28 Jun 2022
We cannot and should not avert our eyes to any humanitarian crisis whether it happens across the world or in our beloved city. Our hearts share the pain of the families and loved ones who now mourn 50...Read more...
Fri, 10 Jun 2022
Juneteenth, June 19, marks the day in 1865 that Black residents in Galveston learned from Union soldiers they were emancipated. They were the last group of enslaved men and women in the United States....Read more...
Thu, 09 Jun 2022
The Ed Tech and Design Ready Tech Go conference June 6-8 brought more than 300 educators from across San Antonio ISD and ESC Region 20 together virtually for learning time that focused on digital tool...Read more...
Thu, 09 Jun 2022
Although school is out for summer, more than 20 STEM-loving students continued to learn on campus at Harris Middle School, an International Baccalaureate World School, while flying drones and launchin...Read more...
Tue, 31 May 2022
It s been a whirlwind May for Lanier High School teacher Adriana Abundis Alonzo. Within the span of a week, she s gotten to attend the NEA Foundation s Salute to Excellence in Education in Washington,...Read more...
Sun, 29 May 2022
San Antonio ISD is the 2022 winner of a Texas Environmental Excellence Award in the Innovative Operations/Management category from the Texas Commission on Environmental Quality. SAISD Energy & Sustain...Read more...
Sat, 28 May 2022
At Brackenridge High School, right before Spring Break, Megan Caruso s biology classes finished their exams early. Since no one had to do any makeup work, she asked her classes, Do you guys want to pl...Read more...
Wed, 25 May 2022
Every Monday and Wednesday afternoon when school dismisses for the day, the girls grab a snack and hurriedly assemble in the choir room at De Zavala Elementary. They open a closet to find carefully la...Read more...
Tue, 24 May 2022
Dear Parents, Families, Community and Staff, We are shattered. We all are grieving today with the news coming out of our neighboring community of Uvalde, Texas. Our hearts break for each life cut shor...Read more...
Tue, 17 May 2022
San Antonio ISD continues to grow its number of Dell Scholars. The board of trustees honored the 22 seniors who earned the distinction in 2022 at the May 16 board meeting. Every year we continue to ad...Read more...
Mon, 09 May 2022
The Young Women's Leadership Academy has officially been designated as a National Demonstration School by the nonprofit group AVID (Advancement Via Individual Determination) after a rigorous screening...Read more...
Sun, 08 May 2022
After a successful launch in Fall 2021, the SAISD Foundation and Education Technology are putting more 3D printers on San Antonio ISD campuses this spring, creating exciting STEM opportunities for stu...Read more...
Sun, 08 May 2022
As seniors throughout the district prepare to cross the stage in June, 19 students in their final year at Burbank High School are doing so having amassed more than $1 million in scholarship offers. Du...Read more...
Fri, 06 May 2022
The buses drive up with brightly colored decorations hand selected, printed, laminated and placed in the windows, and a skirting of Fiesta-colored ribbons trimming their perimeters. Dispatched to scho...Read more...
Wed, 04 May 2022
Several Fox Tech High School students didn t let the south Texas humidity hamper their excitement as they put the finishing touches on a colorful mural they've worked on for two days (April 9 and Apri...Read more...
Wed, 04 May 2022
Three SAISD high schools score in San Antonio's Top 10 for 2022, according to new rankings from U.S. News & World Report. The news organization has been ranking schools nationwide since 2007. This yea...Read more...
Fri, 29 Apr 2022
Ahead of 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 selec...Read more...
Sun, 24 Apr 2022
Through a deliberate expansion in access to robotics in its schools, San Antonio ISD has been forming competitive teams in the STEM field as young as the elementary level. It s a pipeline that is desi...Read more...
Thu, 21 Apr 2022
The Young Women s Leadership Academy in San Antonio ISD has earned the distinction of being among the top high schools in the United States. Results were published today in the Jay Matthews Challenge ...Read more...
Wed, 20 Apr 2022
Students at Herff and Arnold elementaries have been tackling some big problems this year, and they re ready to share some solutions. Over the past year, students at the two dual language campuses have...Read more...
Tue, 19 Apr 2022
Spring has arrived in full force with celebrations of Fiesta and Easter holidays. At schools around the district, teachers are getting a chance to get in on the fun as well with cascarones and egg hun...Read more...
Thu, 14 Apr 2022
It took more than a little while to get here. Several years, in fact. But SAISD students are now competing on a bold new stage. "I started asking about this way back in 2019," said Konise Millender, S...Read more...
Mon, 11 Apr 2022
When Ashley Johnson was in high school, she had to get a part-time job to be able to go to prom. The mounting bills dress, accessories, hair, nails and makeup were just too much for her single mother ...Read more...
Wed, 06 Apr 2022
It's not a typical year for the Young Men's Leadership Academy. Opening in August 2015, the single-gender campus has served elementary, middle and high school students. But this year is its very first...Read more...
Thu, 31 Mar 2022
Kelly and Barkley-Ruiz Elementary Schools unveiled their SA YES Little Lockers to excited students March 25. We re going to get wonderful books and resources, said Kelly Elementary School Principal Cl...Read more...
Tue, 29 Mar 2022
Tucked away at Brooks, just blocks from the University of the Incarnate World School of Osteopathic Medicine, CAST Med High School provides students from across the county a state-of-the-art education...Read more...
Sun, 27 Mar 2022
The special education department at Schenck Elementary is giving back to the community through a new recycling project. Special Education teachers Ugonna Onyekwere, Kelsey Calhoun, and Theresa Graham ...Read more...
Sat, 26 Mar 2022
The San Antonio ISD Board of Trustees honored Judy Geelhoed, Executive Director of the SAISD Foundation, with a "You Make a Difference Award" at the March 21 meeting, recognizing her outstanding commi...Read more...
Wed, 23 Mar 2022
The waiting game is over for students at Hawthorne Academy. Students finally got to experience the school's newest learning space with a familiar name: the Mini-DoSeum. Instructional Coach Sara Zapata...Read more...
Thu, 17 Mar 2022
San Antonio ISD is recruiting certified educators for the 2022-2023 school year. Limited pre-hire opportunities will be offered to qualified individuals. Educators are asked to bring copies of their r...Read more...
Wed, 16 Mar 2022
The National Association of Social Workers annually celebrates the important contributions of social workers each March, and this year s theme is The Time is Right for Social Work. This year, SAISD st...Read more...
Tue, 15 Mar 2022
Through the Culturingua Global Social Entrepreneurship Journey virtual exchange, high school students create a social enterprise idea that solves a United Nations Sustainable Development Goal, develop...Read more...
Tue, 15 Mar 2022
San Antonio ISD received the Outstanding School District Award at the Texas Energy Summit March 3. Each year, the Summit recognizes individuals and organizations that have demonstrated outstanding or ...Read more...
Wed, 02 Mar 2022
March 2 was Read Across America Day, and Highland Hills Elementary second graders had the privilege of stocking up the school s new Little Free Library. It s a project that had been months in the maki...Read more...
Tue, 01 Mar 2022
San Antonio ISD has been named a national Spotlight District by No Kid Hungry, a campaign by the national non-profit Share Our Strength. SAISD is the third school district in the nation and the first ...Read more...
Mon, 28 Feb 2022
This Spring Break, the SAISD Office of Academics is providing a Spring Edition of our Digital Learning Playground. The website is available through Sunday, March 13 and features content in English and...Read more...
Fri, 25 Feb 2022
District and H-E-B representatives surprised Herff Elementary fifth grade teacher Ninette Ligarde and her students with news she is a regional finalist for the Lifetime Achievement Award at the Elemen...Read more...
Thu, 24 Feb 2022
Texas weather can hit one extreme to the other in just one day. No matter what the temperature is (from too cold to too hot), construction students at Sam Houston High School have the comfort of pets ...Read more...
Wed, 23 Feb 2022
At the Feb. 22 Board meeting, the San Antonio ISD Board of Trustees recognized members of the district s inaugural Dual Language graduating class. The students are among 57 students at Brackenridge Hi...Read more...
Tue, 22 Feb 2022
Feb. 22 is Bus Driver Appreciation Day. Here's the story of one of our bus drivers, Luz Perez, who saved a life while on duty this winter. Luz Perez understands she plays a big role in the lives of st...Read more...
Fri, 18 Feb 2022
Bonham Academy fifth grader Isabeau Rivera was among the finalists in the Texas Cavaliers 2022 River Parade Art Contest and was recognized at the Feb. 9 awards ceremony last week . Each year, children...Read more...
Fri, 18 Feb 2022
Fourth and fifth grade students participated in a children's bond workshop, facilitated by Kirksey Architecture, to share their future vision for Collins Garden Elementary School. The 2020 Bond Projec...Read more...
Thu, 10 Feb 2022
First came CyberPatriots. Now Lanier High School is adding a JROTC Cyber Pilot program to its list of offerings. While CyberPatriots is a widespread program at San Antonio ISD, the U.S. Army recently ...Read more...
Thu, 10 Feb 2022
More San Antonio ISD students will be able to afford postsecondary education at Alamo Colleges after a recent expansion of the AlamoPROMISE program effective Fall 2022. The program, which ensures acce...Read more...
Tue, 08 Feb 2022
Did you know? San Antonio ISD and also our Young Women's Leadership Academy are listed among the finalists for the 2022 Your SA San Antonio Express-News Readers' Choice Awards. SAISD is listed in the ...Read more...
Tue, 08 Feb 2022
Students in the agriculture program at Burbank High School accepted a delivery of cabbage from the Landscape and Horticulture Department at Palo Alto College on Feb. 8. The high school students immedi...Read more...
Tue, 08 Feb 2022
Did you know? San Antonio ISD and also our Young Women's Leadership Academy are listed among the finalists for the 2022 Your SA San Antonio Express-News Readers' Choice Awards. SAISD is listed in the ...Read more...
Mon, 07 Feb 2022
On behalf of the San Antonio ISD Police Department, Chief Joe Curiel helped a 10-year-old child from the Houston area achieve his dream of becoming a police officer. On Feb. 7, Chief Curiel joined 40 ...Read more...
Fri, 04 Feb 2022
On the second day of school closure due to inclement weather, San Antonio ISD's Child Nutrition Services staff mobilized to take weekend meals to children in our area. Staff operated a curbside meal d...Read more...
Fri, 04 Feb 2022
For YWLA junior Paola Jauregui De La Rosa, the Spanish Spelling Bee is just the thing she does. She has competed annually since she was in second grade at Highland Park Elementary, and just brought ho...Read more...
Wed, 02 Feb 2022
San Antonio ISD and Valero representatives joined millions around the globe in celebrating the power of reading aloud on the 13th annual World Read Aloud Day, celebrated this year on Feb. 2, 2022. You...Read more...
Tue, 25 Jan 2022
For Young Men's Leadership Academy senior Julián Cantú, practice truly made perfect. The tenor, who has performed with the YMLA choir since sixth grade, earned a chair with the Texas All-State Small S...Read more...
Mon, 24 Jan 2022
On Saturday, Jan. 22, a team of automotive and engineering students at Lanier High School earned first place in the novice division at the Alamo City Electrathon electric car race. Held at the Alamodo...Read more...
Sun, 23 Jan 2022
San Antonio ISD has upgraded the face masks it provides to staff and students after the CDC encouraged the wearing of KN95 masks to combat COVID-19 spread amid the Omicron surge. The district spent $7...Read more...
Wed, 19 Jan 2022
Salvador Sal Tellez has been named head football coach and boys coordinator at Lanier High School. Tellez has served as an offensive coordinator, defensive coordinator, and assistant coach for the Lan...Read more...
Mon, 17 Jan 2022
Students, staff and families at Bowden Academy had originally planned to participate in San Antonio s renowned MLK March. When they got word of the city-wide march being cancelled, they knew there was...Read more...
Wed, 12 Jan 2022
To continue serving the needs of its community, San Antonio ISD launched a new COVID-19 testing mobile unit at Alamo Convocation Center. A new partner, AccuReference, began providing the service on Tu...Read more...
Tue, 11 Jan 2022
In the wee hours of Dec. 17, 2021, San Antonio ISD bus driver Luz Perez had just begun her route. It was a dark and cold morning, and as she traveled down a neighborhood street her gaze caught the sig...Read more...
Fri, 07 Jan 2022
Small groups of students and teachers braved the cold weather Monday morning to get the chance for some hands-on learning, creative innovation and social-emotional nurturing. This week, Jan. 3-7, was ...Read more...
Tue, 04 Jan 2022
January 2022 has been proclaimed as School Board Recognition Month, and this year s theme is Rising Above. This is an especially appropriate theme given the unprecedented issues board members face in ...Read more...
Mon, 20 Dec 2021
This Winter Break, the SAISD Office of Academics is providing a Winter Edition of our Digital Learning Playground. The website is available until Tuesday, Jan. 11 and features content in English and S...Read more...
Sat, 18 Dec 2021
Although San Antonio ISD will be closed for winter break, its two school-based clinics at Davis and Tafolla middle schools will be open for appointments Monday through Friday, from 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m....Read more...
Fri, 17 Dec 2021
Three SAISD teachers received a surprise just before students are set to start their winter break. Juan Morales from Lanier High School, Kayleigh Del Moral Caniglia from Riverside Park Elementary, and...Read more...
Thu, 16 Dec 2021
Six San Antonio ISD students were matched to the top-tier university of their choice through the QuestBridge Scholarship program. Known as Match Scholarship Recipients, these six high school seniors w...Read more...
Tue, 14 Dec 2021
As a thank you for their committed service in San Antonio ISD, district police officers received a present that will only grow in value as time goes on. On Tuesday, Dec. 14, a fitness center at the SA...Read more...
Fri, 10 Dec 2021
Two San Antonio ISD family members have been honored in the inaugural class of the San Antonio Express-News SA Lights awards. The program s virtual gala was posted to YouTube Dec. 9. Patti Radle, Dist...Read more...
Tue, 07 Dec 2021
Computer science education week is Dec. 6-12, and the district s computer science teachers are top notch. One educator in particular, Robby Hernandez at Jefferson High School, is inspiring students in...Read more...
Tue, 07 Dec 2021
COVID changed everything, from the way people shop to how students learn. And it was the education community that adapted leaps and bounds ahead of schedule. Student support services was one important...Read more...
Mon, 29 Nov 2021
Twenty-one students from Tanya Jacobson's fourth grade class at Maverick Elementary School have strong opinions, and now the world knows what those opinions are. Earlier this month, the New York Times...Read more...
Mon, 29 Nov 2021
Forty-six campuses from across the district met at Hawthorne Academy to compete in the district s annual Spanish Spelling Bee competition for a chance to move on to regional competition. I am pleased ...Read more...
Fri, 19 Nov 2021
Ninette Ligarde and her students at Herff Elementary School got quite the surprise the Thursday before Thanksgiving. The dual language fifth grade class was interrupted for a very special announcement...Read more...
Tue, 16 Nov 2021
San Antonio ISD will be raising the daily pay rate for highly qualified, certified substitute teachers, beginning in January 2022 . With the pandemic creating higher than expected vacancies and absenc...Read more...
Tue, 16 Nov 2021
After six weeks of competition, the results are in. Poe Middle School has won the Fall 2021 national Renew our Schools (RNoS) energy competition. From Oct. 4 Nov. 12, the student council students at P...Read more...
Wed, 10 Nov 2021
A new partnership between CAST Tech High School and the University of Texas at San Antonio has officially launched that will accelerate a student s college career to a professional high-demand job. Th...Read more...
Wed, 03 Nov 2021
San Antonio ISD, in collaboration with South Texas Allergy & Asthma Medical Professionals (STAAMP) plans to hold its first vaccine clinics for the 5- to 11-year-old age group beginning Nov. 12, so tha...Read more...
Tue, 02 Nov 2021
Students in STEM classes at Will Rogers Academy will have even more opportunity for hands-on activities now that science and STEM teacher Jenny Ostos has been awarded a $13,500 YES Grant from SA YES T...Read more...
Wed, 27 Oct 2021
Students in San Antonio ISD have access to universal virtual tutoring and homework support in both English and in Spanish thanks to a partnership with Tutor.com, a service of the Princeton Review that...Read more...
Fri, 22 Oct 2021
A partnership between San Antonio ISD s adult and community education department and Catholic Charities was awarded a significant grant from the Department of Homeland Security that will ultimately ma...Read more...
Thu, 21 Oct 2021
James Ybarra knew when he attended high school that he wanted to be a math teacher. Growing up, I had a lot of really great teachers, and really awesome math teachers, Ybarra said. They saw my potenti...Read more...
Mon, 18 Oct 2021
SAISD is celebrating National School Bus Safety Week with a student-produced video as part of a public education initiative to inform parents and students about bus safety in a fun, creative way. The ...Read more...
Mon, 18 Oct 2021
In honor of Cybersecurity Awareness Month, UTSA s Center for Infrastructure Assurance and Security donated hundreds of Cyber Threat Defender Cards to San Antonio ISD teachers. Cyber Threat Defender ai...Read more...
Wed, 13 Oct 2021
The year was 1985 and Air Force Col. (Retired) Gil Coronado had just arrived in Washington, D.C., on a military assignment. He found himself rubbing elbows with some of the most influential and powerf...Read more...
Mon, 11 Oct 2021
To improve air quality, health and academic outcomes for the COVID-19 pandemic and beyond, San Antonio ISD has purchased more than 5,000 portable air purification systems for its classrooms. Delivery ...Read more...
Fri, 08 Oct 2021
Haga clic aquí para español . A series of community design charrette meetings (a French word meaning an intense period of design or planning) for the San Antonio ISD Bond 2020 program is scheduled thr...Read more...
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