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HISD Board Trustees Sworn In

HISD Board Conducts Post-Election Business & Elects New Officers Updated 11-17-16 The HISD Board of Trustees held a special called meeting at noon Wednesday for post-election required business. Since all trustees were unopposed this year, HISD did not have to conduct an official election; however, the oath of office and ...

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DPS Bolsters School Bus Safety Efforts

In conjunction with National School Bus Safety Week (Oct. 17-21), the Texas Department of Public Safety (DPS) is urging drivers to comply with laws prohibiting the passing of school buses. During this period, DPS Highway Patrol troopers will be watching for drivers who violate the law and taking the appropriate ...

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Local Retailer Donates School Supplies to HISD

Huntsville ISD would like to thank our community partners from the Huntsville Kroger Store. Their local associates recently conducted their annual Backpack Booster Campaign collecting school supplies to benefit community children. The store donated 300+ prepackaged backpack school supply kits to the district. The kits were distributed evenly between HISD secondary campuses for ...

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Student Video Contest Offers Prizes

The Take Care of Texas Video Contest is a fun way for young people to learn about protecting the environment and come up with creative ways to share this knowledge with others! Students film a 30-second video that shows positive ways to Take Care of Texas. The students that submit ...

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HPL Launches “Everybody In” Campaign

Huntsville Public Library encourages all Walker County residents to get a FREE library card by Huntsville Public Library staff Do you have a library card? No. Then make your way to the Huntsville Public Library (HPL), where we are about more than books. HPL provides creative educational spaces for learners from ...

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Huntsville ISD Ready for 2016-2017 School Year

After several weeks of professional development, the district concluded it’s back to school preparations with the annual Convocation program. Held on Friday morning at Greater Zion Missionary Baptist Church, employees were able to celebrate together and kick off the new school year. Pastor Michael Harrison delivered the invocation followed by ...

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Huntsville ISD Free & Reduced-Price Meals for 2016-2017

Huntsville ISD today announced its policy for providing free and reduced-price meals for children served under the School Breakfast Program and National School Lunch Program. Each school or the central office has a copy of the policy, which may be reviewed by any interested party. As of 5/19/2016, The Board ...

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City of Huntsville 7th Street Construction to Impact Samuel W. Houston Elementary

The City of Huntsville’s 7th Street Rehabilitation Construction project officially initiated August 15, 2016, and will impact the entire area in and around the Samuel W. Houston Elementary campus. This project is expected to last the greater part of the 2016-2017 school year. The City’s project will be done in ...

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Huntsville ISD Responds to State Ratings

Statement regarding State Accountability Ratings from Dr. Howell Wright, Huntsville ISD Superintendent of Education The Texas Education Agency (TEA) today released the 2016 state accountability ratings for more than 1,200 school districts and charters, as well as the more than 8,600 campuses statewide. Districts, campuses and charters receive one of ...

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HISD Student Registration Set to Open this Week

Huntsville ISD will be hosting New Student Registration next week. This registration event will be centralized and take place on two different days to accommodate the various work schedules of parents/guardians. Families need to only attend the one date that is most convenient for them. The event will be held ...

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