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Update your child’s immunizations

Texas law requires all public school children to have current immunizations to attend class. 51 ISD encourages parents to have their children immunized before the first day of school....

Sister Educators:A Twin Legacy

Lisa and Lori King had always been inseparable. Born just minutes apart, they shared everything from toys to dreams. Their love of learning would lead them down parallel paths....

Elementary student artists receive Top of Team ratings

Congratulations to all the elementary art students and their respective teachers who participated in the Texas Elementary Art Meet (TEAM).  NISD had 74 student artworks that medaled with the highest rating at the event....

NISD Salutes its School, Business, and Community Partners

As part of National Volunteer Month, the annual Partners of the Year event was held to recognize hundreds of inspiring campus volunteers and business partners who donate their time and energy to enrich the education of thousands of NISD students....

CCA Tiny Homes Showcase

Construction Careers Academy students have been busy and they’re ready to show off and sell the projects that demonstrate their skills in the construction industry....

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