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August 26, 2016 -- The Varnett Public School in Houston has released a video of students at its Southwest Campus reciting the Preamble to the United States Constitution. More w/Video
August 26, 2016 -- Communities In Schools-Bay Area recently received a donation of backpacks and school supplies from MaximGroup. More
August 25, 2016 -- Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton on Thursday sent a guidance letter to schools statewide regarding the nationwide injunction issued by a federal court earlier this week that blocked enforcement of the federal guidance letter telling schools to allow students to use intimate facilities corresponding to the gender with which they identify as a condition of receiving federal funds. More
August 25, 2016 -- The Houston Independent School District has reported that four candidates have filed applications for a position on the November 8 special election ballot for the unexpired HISD Board of Trustees District VII term of office. More
August 25, 2016 -- Communities In Schools-Bay Area will host "Kids in Crisis: A Summit on Education", featuring keynote speaker Dr. Stephen Klineberg, on October 25. More
August 24, 2016 -- Hitchcock High School student Joseph Collins shares his thoughts on the impact of recent national events on local youth and how he and his peers can foster unity in their schools and communities. More
August 22, 2016 -- The Harris County Department of Education will host Snapshot profiler and investigative journalist Dan Korem on September 16. More
August 19, 2016 -- The Houston Public Library will host two back to school events on Saturday. More
August 19, 2016 -- The Houston Independent School District Board of Education, in a special meeting on Thursday, voted unanimously to formally hire Richard Carranza as superintendent. More
August 18, 2016 -- Houston Independent School District today issued a news release on the Board of Education's vote to officially name Richard A. Carranza as superintendent. More
August 18, 2016 -- The Galveston Independent School District Board of Trustees on Wednesday voted unanimously to adopt the district's FY2017 General Operating, Food Service and Debt Service Budgets. More
August 17, 2016 -- The Houston Independent School District Board of Education is scheduled to finalize the hiring of lone superintendent finalist Richard A. Carranza on Thursday. More
August 17, 2016 -- Houston Independent School District on Tuesday announced its policy for providing free and reduced-price meals. More
August 16, 2016 -- The Harris County Department of Education will host Snapshot profiler and investigative journalist Dan Korem on September 16 to provide training for educators on behavioral reading. More
August 15, 2016 -- Houston Independent School District today announced that the number of Houston schools meeting state standards has increased to 85 percent. More
August 12, 2016 -- The Harris County Department of Education today released its 2017 comprehensive calendar, with important dates for 25 school districts in the greater Harris County area. More
August 12, 2016 -- Galveston County Tax Assessor-Collector Cheryl Johnson today published a guest column regarding Friendswood Independent School District's September 10 tax ratification to increase the district's maintenance and operations tax rate by 9 cents per $100 valuation. More
August 12, 2016 -- Houston Independent School District will open six new school buildings on August 22. More
August 12, 2016 -- The Houston Independent School District Board of Education on Thursday voted 7-2, with Greg Meyers and Anna Eastman opposed, to approve the estimated costs for renaming schools. More
August 11, 2016 -- The Houston Independent School District Board of Education today approved a special election on November 8 to decide whether to send $162 million in local tax revenues to the state as part of the Texas school finance plan. More
August 11, 2016 -- A $5.4 million afterschool grant was awarded to the Center for Afterschool, Summer and Enrichment for Kids, or CASE for Kids, by the Texas Education Agency Texas Afterschool Centers on Education through the federal 21st Century Community Learning Center Program. More
August 10, 2016 -- The Houston Independent School District Board of Education, during its meeting on Thursday, will consider calling an election for November 8 to seek voter permission to send $165 million to the state under the state's school finance system. More
August 10, 2016 -- The Houston Independent School District today issued a statement regarding a lawsuit seeking to overturn the district's decision to rename schools. More
August 05, 2016 -- The law firm of Feldman & Feldman today announced that it has filed a lawsuit on behalf of Richard Patton, chief internal auditor at Houston Independent School District, claiming the school district retaliated against Patton for reporting possible violations of law regarding use of district bond funds and the splitting of contracts. More
August 05, 2016 -- The Houston Independent School District today issued a statement denying claims made in a lawsuit against the district by Richard Patton, the district's chief audit executive. More
August 05, 2016 -- The Houston Independent School District today announced that Houston ISD Trustee Harvin Moore is stepping down from the board, effective after the November election. More
August 04, 2016 -- The Houston Independent School District Department of Transportation has been honored with the inaugural Leadership with Propane Autogas Award by the Propane Education and Research Council. More
August 03, 2016 -- The Houston Independent School District today issued a statement on the return of Chief Audit Executive Richard Patton to his position following a temporary reassignment. More
August 02, 2016 -- Rice University today reported that research by the university's Education Consortium finds that school closures at Houston Independent School District between 2003 and 2010 disproportionately displaced poor and black students. More
July 28, 2016 -- The Houston Federation of Teachers on Wednesday issued a statement regarding the selection of Richard Carranza as the new superintendent of the Houston Independent School District. More
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