Lake Highlands | Lakewood
3:00 AM Jun 13, 2022 CDT

Dallas ISD, Richardson ISD set to hire new superintendents

Dallas and Richardson ISDs each expect to have a new, full-time superintendent in place for the beginning of the 2022-23 school year.


Sugar Land | Missouri City

Higher pay, safety, security among calls to action from Fort Bend ISD teachers union

The Fort Bend Federation of Teachers, a Fort Bend ISD affiliate of the American Federation of Teachers union that represents employees in the district, has called for safety and security and additional pay for its teachers.


Conroe | Montgomery

SHSU College of Osteopathic Medicine to increase class size in 2022-23, add programs at Conroe campus

Jimenez said in an interview the increased class size comes with a national increase in medical school applications, partially due to the pandemic. Its number of applications has risen from fewer than 3,000 applications in 2020 to around 6,800 applications for 2022-23.



The Woodlands

Lone Star College System prepares for redistricting map adoption

The Lone Star College System board of trustees will vote to adopt the new map June 29.


Round Rock

Round Rock ISD Trustee Mary Bone sues superintendent over alleged unauthorized investigation

A Round Rock ISD trustee filed suit June 9 against the district's superintendent, alleging that the district official has conducted unauthorized investigations into another member of the board using district funds. 


Georgetown

Students participate in GISD's first Special Olympics event

GISD held its first special olympics event May 19.


Round Rock

Report: Round Rock ISD board of trustees reinstated superintendent against investigator recommendation

The report is based on three weeks of interviews with 22 people and reviewing documents, including emails, text messages, police reports and legal documents.



Lake Houston | Humble | Kingwood

Humble ISD offering free breakfast, lunch at 12 campuses this summer

The meals are being provided at no cost to HISD thanks to a federal nutrition program administered by the Texas Department of Agriculture.


Georgetown

Georgetown ISD offers free summer meals at select campuses

Students will be able to receive free lunch and breakfast until July 29.


Pflugerville | Hutto

Hutto ISD trustees receive recommendations from task force on gifted and talented program

Hutto ISD trustees received a presentation outlining recommendations from its gifted and talented task force at a recent board meeting.


Central Austin

Austin ISD outlines next steps in interim superintendent search

The AISD board will soon name an interim candidate who will serve until next summer.



Round Rock

Round Rock ISD: Xiao resignation, sanction of remaining 6 trustees on June 14 board agenda

The Round Rock ISD will discuss and take action regarding the resignation of Place 1 Trustee Jun Xiao as well as sanctions against all six remaining board members in a June 14 called meeting.


Lake Travis | Westlake

Eanes ISD optimistic despite lower enrollment projections for 2022-23

Although enrollment projections currently fall short of the numbers used for the 2022-23 budget calculations, district representatives said they are confident enrollment numbers will go up over the summer to bridge the gap.


Spring | Klein

Spring ISD Momentum High School to offer alternative learning options in 2022-23 school year

About 150 students have opted to attend Momentum in the fall semester of the 2022-23 school year, according to the news release.


Chandler

Chandler USD increases student meal costs, names Hamilton High School tennis courts at June 8 meeting

School board members met for the second-to-last meeting of the 2021-22 school year.



New Braunfels

Brauntex Bee champion, San Antonio native wins Scripps National Spelling Bee

Harini Logan has qualified for the national competition four times after winning regional spelling bees.


Lewisville | Flower Mound | Highland Village

Lewisville ISD appoints new principal to Bridlewood Elementary School

Whitehouse has served at LISD for the past 11 years.


Murfreesboro

Middle Tennessee Christian School hosts groundbreaking ceremony for new building

The Middle Tennessee Christian School hosted a groundbreaking ceremony to celebrate the construction of a new high school building.


Pflugerville | Hutto

Reading Ready Bus Tour brings books, reading space to Hutto students

This summer, Hutto ISD's new reading bus program will tour the city, bringing books and a place to read to students across Hutto.



Cy-Fair

Cy-Fair ISD sees increase in calls to remove contentious books

Local parents have taken to Cy-Fair ISD board meetings this school year to debate the value of certain content and language used in books available to children—including ones that cover issues such as race, homosexuality, religion and sexual assault.


Gilbert

Gilbert Public Schools to partner with Legacy Sports USA on Performance Academy

Under the Performance Academy model, the enrolled students, who are in the fourth through eighth grades, will attend GPS classes in the morning, then be bused out to Legacy’s Bell Bank Park facility for training and educational support.


New Braunfels

Andrew Kim announces resignation as Comal ISD superintendent after a decade in the role

Kim has served as superintendent for CISD for 10 years. His resignation is effective Sept. 30, and he will take personal leave until that date.


Spring | Klein

Spring ISD offers free summer lunches, breakfast for children age 18 and younger

Families do not have to apply, register or provide identification to participate in the summer meal program.