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Court of Appeals Rules: Texas’ Hazlewood Act is Constitutional

The U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit today upheld Texas’s Hazlewood Act, which waives public state university tuition for honorably discharged veterans who enlisted from Texas. To qualify for the 150 hours of tuition-free credit, veterans must have entered military service at a location in Texas, been a ...

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HISD Announces Assistant Principal Changes for 2016-2017

Huntsville ISD announces more administrative changes this week to help ensure that campus administrative teams have the necessary support in place in preparation of the new 2016-2017 school year. The internal changes involved the transferring of several assistant principals within the district from one campus to another. The moves were all based ...

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Citizens Invited to Give Input on Texas Schools

State Board of Education seeks public input about assessments and accountability The State Board of Education (SBOE) is issuing a survey in English and Spanish to seek public input about the state’s current assessment and accountability programs and gather suggestions for future program development. The survey will be open online ...

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HISD Announces New Head Coaches

HISD Athletics Announces Coaching Hires for 2016-2017 The Huntsville ISD Athletics Department is proud to announce multiple coaching hires in preparation of the 2016-2017 school year. Coach Rodney Southern, HISD Athletics Director announced late this week that he has made his final decisions in filling four vacant head coaching positions at Huntsville ...

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New Leader Announced for HISD Alternative Education Academy

Huntsville ISD is excited to announce a new leadership transition for the 2016-2017 school year. In an effort to meet the expectations and goals of the recent Strategic Design Process, the district is taking steps forward to develop a strong alternative education program for Huntsville ISD students. Veteran administrator, Mr. Robert Bennett, will ...

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Huntsville ISD Cancels Friday Classes

Huntsville ISD has announced they will be CLOSED on Friday, May 27th due to weather. For additional information, please contact HISD.

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Nominations Now Being Accepted for Employers for Education Excellence

The State Board of Education (SBOE) is currently accepting applications for the 2016 Employers for Education Excellence (EEE) Award. The annual award recognizes Texas employers who encourage and support employee participation in school activities. Any Texas employer is eligible, including private businesses, nonprofit organizations and governmental and educational entities that ...

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HISD Offering Free Sports Physicals

HISD Athletcs partners With HMH–Sports Medicine to offer HHS and MMPS athletes free sports physicals. Huntsville ISD is proud to announce that student athletes at Huntsville High School and Mance Park Middle School will be offered the opportunity to have a FREE Sports Physical for the upcoming school year. Each year, student ...

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Huntsville ISD PreK & Kindergarten Round Up

Huntsville ISD to Host Round-Up for incoming Pre-K & Kindergarten Students It’s Huntsville ISD Pre-Kindergarten & Kindergarten Round Up time for Fall 2016 Enrollment! The district has planned a 2-day centralized event for Tuesday, May 17 and Wednesday, May 18 at the HISD Transportation Center located at 95 Martin Luther King Drive. ...

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HISD Hires New Campus Administrators

Huntsville ISD will have two new campus leaders next school year. Administrative recommendations to fill principal positions at Huntsville Elementary School and Huntsville Intermediate School were presented to the Board of Trustees for consideration during their regular monthly meeting on April 22. The Board approved both recommendations with a unanimously vote. Mrs. ...

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