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NISD DI teams advance to state competition

Twenty-one NISD Destination Imagination (DI) teams from six campuses participated in the Central Texas Regional Tournament held in Seguin recently.  Teams ranged from PreK to high school competing with teams from across Central Texas. ...

NISD offers SAT prep resources

51 ISD is offering high school juniors two opportunities to prepare for the April 17 school day SAT – a paid LIVE online course from The Princeton Review and free student-paced resources....

12 Fine Arts Students earn All-State Honors

Twelve NISD Fine Arts students from nine high schools were selected to the Texas Music Educators’ Association (TMEA) All-State Band, Choir, Orchestra, and Jazz bands....

Cheer squads win big at NCA Nationals

Congratulations to our high school cheerleading squads for their accomplishments at this year's National Cheerleaders Association (NCA) National Championships in Dallas. Here are results from each school:...

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....

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