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Huntsville ISD Removes Employee from Duties

On Thursday, June 29, 2017, the Huntsville Independent School District was made aware of the arrest of an employee. The charges against the employee do not involve any Huntsville ISD student. While personnel matters are confidential, the Huntsville ISD community and stakeholders can be assured that swift action will be ...

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HISD Launches “Incident Reporter” on District Website

Message from Dr. Howell Wright, HISD Superintendent of Education About Incident Reporting and Resources Huntsville ISD is committed to ensuring that our schools are safe and we want to inform all parents, students, staff members, and stakeholders that the district website has many helpful tools and resources available to help ...

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HISD Announces Campus Principal Hires

Huntsville ISD is pleased to announce the following campus principal hires for next school year. Mrs. Susan Cryer, the current principal of Samuel Walker Houston Elementary School, will move to the Gibbs Pre-Kindergarten campus to serve as the principal filling the opening created by Dr. Rosa Readore’s departure with plans ...

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Nominations Open for 2017 Employers for Education Excellence Award

The State Board of Education (SBOE) is currently accepting applications for the 2017 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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Huntsville Public Library Offering GED Classes

The Huntsville Public Library will host free GED classes from noon to 4 p.m. each Saturday in May and June. The classes will be taught by Lone Star College staff. Students are required to attend Orientation (10 a.m. to 1 p.m.) and Testing (2 to 5 p.m.) on Thursday, May ...

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HISD Issues Press Release Regarding “Inappropriate” Digital Content

The following is a press release issued by Huntsville ISD on April 10, 2017 Important Message from Dr. Howell Wright, HISD Superintendent of Education Regarding Police Investigation of Inappropriate Digital Content The Huntsville Police Department is actively investigating a criminal offense involving the possession and distribution of inappropriate images of ...

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U.S. Forest Service Offering Student Internships

The USDA Forest Service is offering paid student internships throughout the country. Students currently enrolled in high school through post-graduate level programs are eligible to apply. Applicants must be at least 16 years old. Internships are for the summer of 2017 and may last up to one year. Government housing ...

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Huntsville ISD Wins State Communication Awards

The Huntsville ISD Communications Department received multiple awards from the Texas School Public Relations Association (TSPRA) for excellence in school communications for work produced during the 2016 school year. The awards were announced at the TSPRA Star Awards Celebration held February 22, 2017, at the Galveston Island Convention Center at ...

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Nominations Open for Top School Volunteers for SBOE Heroes for Children Award

The State Board of Education (SBOE) is now accepting nominations for the 2017 Heroes for Children Award. This annual award recognizes public school volunteers who have been strong advocates for Texas schoolchildren. Individual volunteers may be nominated for this recognition. However, educational employees, elected government officials and organizations are ineligible ...

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Atlantic Housing Foundation, Inc. Announces Fall 2017 Scholarship Deadline

Atlantic Housing Foundation, Inc. (AHF) announced earlier this month that April 30th, 2017 will be the deadline to apply for a housing or academic scholarship for the Fall 2017 semester. Each year, AHF awards collegiate scholarships to individuals from families below the HUD recommended Adjusted Median Income. In 2016, AHF ...

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