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Brazosport ISD Creates Mobile Learning with The Book Bus

Brazosport ISD Creates Mobile Learning with The Book Bus Students get access to books and activities outside of school thanks to the creation of The Book Bus in Brazosport ISD. Just because summer starts doesn’t mean the learning stops, and Brazosport ISD is making sure of that with their Book Bus. The Book Bus was …

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Are charter schools private schools?

Are charter schools private schools?

Charter schools are free due to public, taxpayer dollars that are taken from traditional public schools when a child enrolls in the charter school. Unlike a traditional public school, charter schools are also funded by private companies, individuals, and interests. They are managed by a private entity vs a community elected board where the public has input. And their boards are appointed vs elected. This means that charter board members can have a financial interest in the success of the schools.

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Brazosport ISD Child Nutrition Receives State Award

Brazosport ISD Child Nutrition Receives State Award BISD Child Nutrition Receives State Award for Using Local Farm Fresh Produce or the seventh consecutive year, the BISD Child Nutrition Department has accepted the challenge and earned the distinction of “Best of the Bunch!” Brazosport “Best of the Bunch” Each year the Texas Department of Agriculture presents …

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Brazosport ISD School Nominated for National Blue Ribbon Award

Brazosport ISD Elementary Named Blue Ribbon School A.P. Beutel Elementary was nominated along with only 26 other schools across the country for the prestigious Blue Ribbon Award. A.P. Beutel Elementary Celebrates Blue Ribbon Award Today, Governor Greg Abbott and the Texas Education Agency named A.P. Beutel Elementary School as a 2021 National Blue Ribbon School. …

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Brazosport ISD Features Strong CTE Programs

CTE Programs in Brazosport ISD Brazosport ISD is proud to have dynamic and engaging CTE programs. The training and hands-on experience give CTE students the foundation to learning future career skills. Rocketry Dominates CTE in Brazosport Schools Rocketry students successfully launched their 230 lb rocket at White Sands Missile Range.  Students start with Rocket 1 …

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Brazosport ISD Awarded Cybersecurity Grant

Brazosport ISD Awarded Cybersecurity Grant Brazoswood High School in Brazosport ISD was recently awarded the Lockheed Martin/Project Lead the Way Computer Science Grant for $10,000.  The award goes towards the implementation of the Cybersecurity capstone course, and the school will purchase upgraded computers for the Computer Science Lab. Cybersecurity Pathways As part of the PLTW …

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STEM / STEAM Day Includes Science Quotes

National STEM/ STEAM day is an opportunity to focus on the fields of science, technology, engineering, art, and math. Creating understanding around STEM and STEAM is valuable for students today. It reminds us that STEM and STEAM are all around us, shaping our daily experiences. A wonderful time to spark an interest in STEM and STEAM is …

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Public Schools Observe National Bullying Prevention Month

Every October, public schools across the country observe National Bullying Prevention Month. The goal is to encourage communities to stop school bullying and cyberbullying.  Bullying awareness helps to end hatred and racism against children of all ages.  (STOMP Out Bullying) Our public school districts have zero-tolerance bullying policies in place.  Each district publicly states their bully-reporting protocol …

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Arts in Education

National Arts in Education Week Honors Fine Art Programs

ART IN EDUCATION We celebrated National Arts in Education Week on September 13th-19th this year.  During this week we honored fine arts education in public schools.  Since 2010, when Congress designated this nationally recognized week, we celebrate the importance of including fine arts programs as a crucial part of a whole education. The 2010 resolution states, “Arts …

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Brazosport ISD Rocketry Students Earn Scholarships

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]Brazosport ISD SystemsGo Rocketry program is helping students earn scholarships while preparing students for successful career paths in engineering.  The program promotes the development of workforce skills, and it encourages students to pursue careers in science, technology, engineering, and mechanics. One rocketry student, Eddie Flores, researched, presented, and developed manufacturing processes for advanced carbon fiber …

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summer meal program in the Houston and Gulf Coast area

Summer Meal Program in the Houston and Gulf Coast Area

1 in every 5 children struggle with food insecurity and hunger in Texas, and when the regular school year ends some children lose regular access to nutritious meals.  The federally-funded SFSP (Summer Food Service Program) offers reimbursement to local organizations that provide free, healthy meals to children over the summer months when there are school …

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