The Houston Independent School District announced a new FUTURES Academy of Heath Science Careers at Westside High School this week.
The Houston Area Alliance of Black School Educators (HAABSE) will award the Houston Independent Schools District Superintendent Terry Grier its Presidential Award, according to officials with HISD.
The 2013 Houston Independent School District State of the Schools Address took place Friday and more than 2,000 students, education professionals and community leaders gathered in to hear HISD Superintendent Terry Grier speak.
A group of HISD students has been chosen to represent Houston in the Posse Foundation, a national nonprofit organization that identifies students based upon their academic excellence and leadership potential.
The Houston Independent School District Board of Education is scheduled to vote on a $5.7 million proposal to add 4,110 laptops at 115 schools Thursday evening.