None of the kids had parents with ANY college education.All the kids were poor, nearly ALL were minorities. Each June, over 95% of the kids graduate from this high school and of them, over 90% go on to attend 4-year universities like UCLA, Dartmouth, Yale, Columbia, and Stanford, etc.Northside ISD is often called San Antonio’s “destination school district” because almost 50 percent of new homes built in Bexar County are in NISD.
If your school’s not overcoming poverty issues, what’s going on? I put the research and powerful strategies together into an amazing, highly engaging, classroom-practical, research-based, 3-day “Teaching with Poverty in Mind” event.
From characteristics of species, to adaptations for survival, to the wonders of nature, San Antonio Zoo is the perfect classroom to introduce or reinforce your TEKS curriculum!
San Antonio Zoo offers a special school group admission price for students, teachers, bus drivers, and adult chaperones of qualifying groups.
The following was included in TCTA's 2016-17 Survival Guide, the ultimate reference tool for Texas educators, and is current as of September 2016 but is subject to change.
The information below is for information purposes only, and is not intended to substitute for advice from an attorney.