Articles Tagged “HISD”

  • HISD Discusses CSCOPE Curriculum

    The HISD Board of Trustees met last night to discuss, among other issues, the implementation of the CSCOPE curriculum, not lessons, in order to align across the district what is taught and improve the students’…

  • HISD Board Workshop

    The HISD Board of Trustees will have a board workshop this afternoon at 5:30 at the Hawkins Administration Building. Board members will hear a Campus Safety Presentation and discuss the HISD 2013-14 Budget Proposal and…

  • HISD Board members Approve Waiver Regarding C-SCOPE Instructional Materials

    At Thursday night’s session of the HISD Board of Trustees, the Board approved sending a waiver to the Texas Education Agency which expresses HISD’s opposition to the possible complete elimination of CSCOPE instructional materials. Superintendent,…

  • Update on November Elections

    The official date to file to run on the upcoming November ballot is July 27th. Because it falls on a Saturday, candidates must wait until the 29th to file. The deadline for filing is August…

  • HISD Making Efforts to Improve Security

    At their budget workshop this week, HISD Trustees discussed improving security issues on their campuses. Thursday, we talked with Deputy Superintendent Sonny Cruse, and he told us that HISD has “a great relationship with the…

  • HISD Budget Workshop Today

    HISD Trustees will meet for a Board Workshop to discuss the HISD 2013-14 Budget at 5:30 this afternoon at the Hawkins Administration Building.

  • HISD Recognitions

    During the HISD Board of Trustee’s meeting Thursday evening, the Board recognized various organizations. Weisner of Huntsville was recognized for their support of HISD. The district also honored local media. Walker County Journal Online published…

  • HISD Board Meets

    The HISD Board of Trustees will get together for a regular meeting at the Hawkins Administration Building at six this evening. There will be a Board Workshop with a presentation by Huntsville Memorial Hospital previous…

  • HISD Employees to Receive Raises

    Wednesday, the HISD Board of Trustees voted unanimously to lift the hold on pay increases for its employees. Following two years of salaries that were frozen since the district lost $4.2 million in annual revenue,…

  • HISD’s Dr. Johnson Comments on Texas Senate Bill #1

    Our guest on “Around Town” this weekend was HISD Superintendent Dr. Steve Johnson.  He filled us in on legislation affecting Texas schools and HISD like the appropriations bill, Senate Bill #1, which was approved by…