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Spotlight on Principals for National Principals Month

National Principals Month is a time for parents, students, teachers, staff, and local communities to honor public school principals for their tireless leadership. What Is National Principals Month? Every October we celebrate National Principals Month. National Principals Month is a collaboration between the National Association of Elementary School Principals (NAESP), the National Association of Secondary …

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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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Harlandale ISD’s CTE Programs Shine

Harlandale ISD Highlights CTE Programs Career and Technical Education programs in Harlandale ISD are growing in popularity! CTE Health Sciences and CTE Transportation Programs Harlandale is showcasing some of its unique career and technical programs. From automotive to medical assistance, Harlandale high school students learn valuable skills and certifications that will carry on to college …

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Pre-K Near Me – Understanding the Choices and Guidelines

Understanding the Choices and Guidelines for Finding a PreK My kids are in elementary and high school, and it seems like a lifetime ago when they started their first day of Pre-K. As I think back on that time, I recall it as being one of our family’s most stressful times.  I had NO IDEA …

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Public Education in San Antonio Book by Bobby Blount

Public Education in San Antonio Book by Bobby Blount and Bexar County School Boards Coalition

School districts managing the challenges of a pandemic and highlights, data, statistics, and history of public education in the San Antonio area. By Bobby Blount and Bexar County School Boards Coalition.

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Harlandale ISD Student Gets Birthday Surprise

After watching practices in the bleachers for years, this Indian football fan’s birthday wish was to meet the Harlandale High_HISD football team. Superfan David received a Harlandale letterman jacket and will surely wear it with #IndianPride!! David’s birthday was celebrated by the football team, cheerleaders, coaches, and other Harlandale ISD athletes in an unforgettable way! …

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Celebrating National Library Week

Welcome to Your Library! In honor of National Library Week and this year’s “Welcome to Your Library” theme, we’re shining a spotlight on our public school librarians!   We’re showcasing what traditional public schools provide through their libraries and certified librarians. Click here to Learn More About School Library Services Check out how some of our …

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Bexar County School Board Letter

Bexar County School Boards Coalition Letter to Governor Abbott on School Openings During COVID 19

San Antonio Area’s School Board Trustees Release a Letter to Governor Abbott Regarding School Openings An excerpt below: As Trustees, we realize that our communities are literally entrusting us with the lives of their students, teachers, district staff, and families. As of today, the Boards of Trustees in our area believe that the current State …

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Harlandale STEM Students Show Off Fine Arts Skills

Harlandale ISD‘s STEM Early College High School students did not let the pandemic stop them from performing their end-of-year talent show.  These students not only receive a focused education on Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics, but they are also offered excellent fine arts programs.  These talented students created a collaborative video showcasing a sampling of their fine arts …

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