Articles Tagged “HISD”

  • HISD Will Apply To Texas High Performance Schools Consortium

    HISD is moving forward in their effort to improve student learning and teaching technique throughout the district. At Thursday’s School Board session, Superintendent Howell Wright spoke in support of HISD applying to join the Texas…

  • HISD Board Of Trustees Met Thursday

    At last night’s HISD Board meeting, the Trustees approved HISD to become an Associate Member of the Texas High Performance Schools Consortium. Also, new Superintdendent Dr. Howell Wright presented the “Superintendent’s Report.” Dr. Wright said…

  • HISD Superintendent Wright Comments On Student Improvement

    Our guest on “Around Town” this past weekend was Dr. Howell Wright. We asked him to fill us in on some of the issues affecting HISD that were reflected in the Texas Academic Performance Report.…

  • HISD Tech Director Discusses Internet Connectivity Issues With Trustees

    At last week’s HISD Board Session Technology Director Tracie Simental discussed the changes from the e-Rate program, and its impact on the district financially and in internet connectivity and other communications at HISD, and her…

  • HISD Board Chooses New Superintendent

    The HISD Board of Trustees met last night to choose the finalist for the Superintendent’s job. They did so. He is San Marcos CISD Deputy Superintendent Dr. Howell Wright. Trustees want to improve HISD test…

  • Technology Lending Program Grant Awarded to HISD

    The Texas Education Agency announced recently that HISD is once again a winner for the competitive Technology Lending Program Grant. Spokesperson Amy Mayer tells us more . . . . The student’s HISD student siblings…

  • HISD Student Brings B-B Gun With Him On Bus Wednesday

    Huntsville ISD reports that an elementary student brought an Airsoft 6 mm BB gun with a supply of plastic BBs to school Wednesday. The student displayed the gun on the bus and discharged an orange…

  • HISD Board Of Trustees Meet

    The HISD Board of Trustees meet for a regular session this evening at six. The Board will recognize students and staff for their achievements. There will be a hearing for School FIRST–the Financial Integrity Rating…

  • TASB Consultant Presents Qualification Recommendations for Next Superintendent

    At last night’s session of the HISD Board of Trustees, Texas Association of School Board Consultant Jerry Roberts passed along the recommended qualifications for the next superintendent. He informed trustees about who provided input for…

  • HISD Holds Meetings For Input On Next Superintendent

    HISD offered five sessions throughout the day Thursday for local citizens to voice their input on the qualifications and personal qualities the next HISD superintendent should have. The meetings, held in the Hawkins Administration Building,…