Commissioner of Education Mike Morath appointed CPS Energy Director of Community Programs Jesse Hernandez to the board of managers.
Voters unseated all incumbent school board trustees in South San Antonio ISD and denied an elected Edgewood ISD trustee position to Richard Santoyo.
Most of the construction work related to the bond would be done on the district's main campus, close to Southside High School.
Public Safety Committee members approved recommendations to add four amendments to the current school bus camera ordinance.
The cameras automatically take photos of drivers who pass a school bus with its stop arm displayed and flashing lights activated.
Southside ISD's newest campus will have a special focus once it is fully outfitted with new augmented-reality technology in September.
The class of 2018 has been awarded $4.4 million in scholarships, up from $1.8 million awarded to last year's class, a 144 percent jump.
Even though Bexar County students are showing gains in most of their preliminary STAAR results from April, scores of at-risk students indicate they are not getting the help they need.
Southside ISD is trying to improve students' access to health care and balanced meals in the hope that better educational outcomes will follow.
In Bexar County’s 15 public school districts, only one woman serves as superintendent while more than 70 percent of teachers and the majority of principals are female.