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Nominations Open for Heroes for Children Program

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The State Board of Education (SBOE) is now accepting nominations for the 2016 Heroes for Children Award. This annual award recognizes public school volunteers who have been strong advocates for Texas schoolchildren. Volunteers may be nominated by individuals or by organizations. Educational employees, elected government officials and organizations are not ...

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Texas Tuition Promise Fund Enrollment Ends Feb. 29

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Are you looking for an affordable way to save for a child’s higher education? The Texas Tuition Promise Fund® could be the answer for your child or someone you know. There’s no better time to discover the program or begin saving, but don’t delay because the Texas Tuition Promise Fund ...

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Huntsville ISD Continues Improvement Efforts with Additional Administrative Changes

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In keeping with the recent redesign of the district’s current practices to help cultivate positive relationships with students, and to continue moving Huntsville ISD forward to becoming a high-performing organization, Dr. Howell Wright, Superintendent of Education, announces additional administrative changes that will take effect immediately. Huntsville Elementary School Principal Koren ...

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Texas Big Game Awards 2016-2017 College Scholarship Applications Now Available

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Applications are now available for the Texas Big Game Awards (TBGA) Wildlife Conservation College Scholarship Program. TGBA will award $15,000 in college scholarships for the 2016-2017 school year. Any entering college freshman, sophomore or junior majoring in an agriculture or natural resources-related field is eligible to apply for the scholarships. ...

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Texas State Fish Art Contest For Students

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TPWD Seeks Student Entries in Art Contest   The Texas State-Fish Art Contest, headquartered at the Texas Freshwater Fisheries Center (TFFC), reminds Texas teachers and students that the deadline for entries in the 2016 State-Fish Art Contest is March 31, 2016. The contest is open to any student in public, ...

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Huntsville High School Responds

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January 20, 2016 This morning just after school started, Huntsville High School Administration received notice from a student that they had received a concerning message from a fellow classmate. The content of the message appeared to be of a threatening nature. As student and staff safety is always top priority, the school administrators ...

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January 2016 is School Board Recognition Month

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January 2016 is School Board Recognition Month, and Huntsville ISD joins other districts across the state as they honor the countless contributions of these locally elected advocates for public education. “Serving on a local school board is no easy task, particularly in today’s climate of rapid change and financial uncertainties. These men ...

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Nominations Being Accepted for Student Heroes Program

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The State Board of Education (SBOE) is now accepting nominations for the 2016 Student Heroes Award.   The Student Heroes awards program recognizes Texas public school students in prekindergarten through high school who do outstanding things to benefit their fellow Texas students.   SBOE Chair Donna Bahorich urged school leaders ...

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Huntsville ISD Hires New Head Volleyball Coach

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Huntsville ISD has a new Head Volleyball Coach for the Lady Hornet program. The Board voted unanimously to accept the recommendation to hire Cody Hassell during their regular December Board of Trustees meeting held Thursday night. Coach Hassell is currently the Head Volleyball Coach at Anderson-Shiro High School. HISD Girls Athletic Director, ...

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HISD Holiday Greeting Card Contest Winner

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During the Regular Monthly Meeting of the Huntsville ISD Board of Trustees on Thursday, December 17th, Samuel W. Houston Elementary 2nd grade student, Alyvionia Winn was recognized for having her holiday artwork selected as the cover for the official holiday greeting card for the district. Alyvionia’s art was selected from a number ...

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