Articles Tagged “HISD”

  • HISD Moves Toward “District of Innovation”

    At last Thursday’s meeting of HISD Board of Trustees, Superintendent Dr. Howell Wright held a public hearing on HISD exploring becoming a District of Innovation. He informed those in attendance what a District of Innovation…

  • HISD Trustees Meet Tonight

    HISD will meet for a regular board meeting at the Hawkins Administration Building at six this evening. The Board of Trustees will recognize students and staff. They will recognize HISD Director of Communications Shannon Duncan…

  • HISD Trustees Discuss LAN Facility Condition Assessment

    At Thursday’s session of HISD’s school board, trustees spent much time discussing and assessing whether to approve paying for a LAN Facility Condition Assessment. HISD facilities are in great need of renovation, or possibly replacement,…

  • HISD Superintendent Wright Announces Administrative Changes

    In a press release HISD has informed us that, in keeping with recent redesign, HISD Superintendent Dr. Howell Wright announces additional administrative changes that will take effect immediately. Huntsville Elementary School Principal Koren Nicks will…

  • Strategic Design Team Plan Introduced at HISD Trustee’s Thursday Session

    At HISD’s Board of Trustees meeting last night, those in attendance heard what the Strategic Design Team’s basic plan was to improve HISD. Thirty-eight people from diverse segments of the community had come together for…

  • Superintendent Wright Comments on a Strategic Design Process for HISD

    A committee of about 38 people have been looking at the Strategic Design Process at HISD. In our recent “Around Town” interview with HISD Superintendent, Dr. Howell Wright, he outlined how the committee has been…

  • HISD Digital Transition Getting Underway

    We talked with HISD Superintendent Dr. Howell Wright about the transition from paper to sofware or digital educational materials, and he filled us in on what’s going on at HISD in this regard . .…

  • Teacher Design Efforts Moving Forward at HISD

    At the last regular session of the HISD Board of Trustees, Superintendent Dr. Howell Wright talked about the committee that has been meeting on teacher design . . . .   Dr. Wright commented that…

  • HISD Holiday Food Drive

    The Huntsville ISD “Hornets Helping Huntsville” holiday food drive is underway.  The annual drive began yesterday and will conclude on Tuesday, December 15th.  The district is currently collecting donations of canned and non-perishable food items…

  • HISD Supt. Dr. Wright Talks About Engagement In Learning

    At last week’s regular session of HISD Trustees, Superintendent Dr. Howell Wright talked about what he learned from classroom walk-throughs at HISD and what causes students to rise to the apex of engagement in the…