Spring Independent School District campuses have been preparing students to take the State of Texas Assessment of Academic Readiness starting Monday, March 30. Many campuses across the district have held pep rallies and other activities to get students pumped up about the opportunity to demonstrate their academic skills.
Spring ISD students in grades 4, 5, 7, 8, 9 and 10 will begin taking the STAAR this Monday.
Susan Langlois, an intervention services teacher at Heritage Elementary School, was surprised Thursday, March 12 to learn that she is a finalist for a 2015 H-E-B Excellence in Education Award in the lifetime achievement elementary category. Langlois learned about her selection when H-E-B representatives surprised her in her classroom Friday with balloons, cake, flowers and two $1,000 checks – one for her and one for her school.
Over 20 Bailey Middle School students and their teachers pulled on their cowboy boots and hats as they prepared to turn the Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo into a huge classroom.
The Spring ISD Board of Trustees was presented several options for the district’s most recently acquired facility, a 12,340-square-foot building located on Ella Blvd., during its monthly work session Thursday. The building once housed the North Harris County Family YMCA and is now being considered by the district for a variety of uses including a community center, an employee wellness center, a prekindergarten center, an administrative building annex or the district’s police headquarters.
The Spring Independent School District will hold an Educator Career Fair from 9 a.m. to noon Saturday, March 28 at Andy Dekaney High School, 22351 Imperial Valley Dr.
The fair is for certified personnel seeking employment in the 2015-16 school year. All campuses and academic departments will be represented so this is an ideal opportunity for interested individuals to learn more about what this diverse and growing district has to offer.