Articles Tagged “HISD”

  • HISD May Get Needed Funds

    HISD may get needed money out of a portion of Texas’ Rainy Day Fund. Just this week state senators okayed a deal that would move $5.7 billion dollars from the fund and give it to…

  • HISD Approves 2013-14 School Calendar

    One of the several topics on HISD’s regular board meeting agenda last week was a change to the school calendar for 2013-14. Executive Director of Curriculum and Instruction, Marjetta Spriggs, said a survey had been…

  • HISD Bond Package Approved and to be Placed on Ballot

    Last night, at the regular HISD Board of Trustees meeting, boardmembers voted approval of a $65.5 million dollar bond package to be placed on the May 11th election ballot. Board President J-T Langley called for…

  • HISD Community Forum Held Thursday Night

    About 50 or so Huntsville citizens showed up for a community forum in the HISD Boardroom to either hear or voice views on HISD’s proposed $61.9 million dollar bond issue for new construction and infrastructure…

  • HISD Holds Long-Range Planning Workshop Thursday Night

    Thursday night the HISD Board of Trustees, along with guests offering their expertise, continued to fine-tune long-range facilities planning for the district. Rayce Boyter from the SHW Group of architects, Financial Advisor Lewis Wilks, and…

  • HISD Joint Workshop Held Last Night

    Last night various members of the Huntsville City Council and the City, and Walker County Commissioners, met with the HISD Board of Trustees for a joint workshop to discuss a long-range facilities plan. The plan…

  • HISD Superintendent Dr. Johnson Comments on Fall Semester

    The fall semester will be ending this month at HISD. We asked HISD Superintendent, Dr. Steve Johnson, about some of the things accomplished in the district this past semester . . . . [audio:http://ksam1017.com/wp-content/uploads/2012/12/FALLJOHNS12-6-12.mp3|titles=FALLJOHNS12-6-12] Dr.…

  • Police News

    Police News

    In Huntsville Police news, on the day shift Tuesday the HPD’s School Resource Officer at HISD investigated an assault at the Bus Barn at 95 MLK Boulevard–a known juvenile assaulted another juvenile. Also, on the…

  • HISD Board of Trustees Meet Tonight

    The HISD Board of Trustees will meet at the Hawkins Administration Building for a regular board meeting at six this evening. The Board will recognize the “Employee of the Month” and the “Educator of the…

  • Price Going Up Slightly on Child Nutrition Program Meal

    At the HISD School Board meeting, the board approved a Child Nutrition Program Meal price increase. HISD Superintendent, Dr. Steve Johnson, informed the board that a section of the 2010 Health and Hunger-Free Act indicates…