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.
After the Florida school shooting, San Antonio public schools continue to institute safeguards against potential threats to students.
City leaders will visit schools in Southside ISD, SouthSan ISD, and East Central ISD to help combat childhood obesity through fitness initiatives.
San Antonio Chamber of Commerce and 15 local superintendents sent a letter urging the State to leave such privacy matters to local education leaders.
After Saturday’s vote, one thing is clear: Bexar County supports its public schools.
On May 6, residents across Bexar County will decide if their various school boards deserve a vote of confidence or needed change.
Despite the state’s recent takeover of the district, the Southside ISD board voted Thursday night to place a $59.75 million bond on the May 6 ballot.