St. Philip's College http://tpr.org en SAISD & Alamo Colleges To Open New Early College High School At St. Philip's College http://tpr.org/post/saisd-alamo-colleges-open-new-early-college-high-school-st-philips-college <p>Beginning this fall, St. Philip’s College will play host to SAISD students in the district’s second early college high school.</p><p>St. Philip’s College has 10,000 students, but 100 high school freshmen will call the campus home in August. SAISD has formally approved an agreement with the Alamo Colleges to open a school on campus where, by graduation, students will earn 60 hours of college credit or even an associates degree.</p><p>Leslie Price, a spokeswoman for SAISD, said students will take their normal educational curriculum but also take classes for college credit.</p> Wed, 16 Apr 2014 21:40:23 +0000 Joey Palacios 30170 at http://tpr.org SAISD & Alamo Colleges To Open New Early College High School At St. Philip's College Pre-K Board Green Lights Study Of East Side Facility To Complement Program http://tpr.org/post/pre-k-board-green-lights-study-east-side-facility-complement-program <p>The Pre-K 4 SA board has voted to initiate a six-month study on a facility at St. Philip’s College.</p><p>The purpose of the study will be to find out how the facility could assist San Antonio’s new education initiative in providing educational benefits to the city’s four-year-old population.</p><p>"The St. Philips site is not really a fifth site because the footprint is much smaller," said Elaine Mendoza, the board’s chairperson.</p> Thu, 18 Jul 2013 20:15:11 +0000 Ryan Loyd 15075 at http://tpr.org Pre-K Board Green Lights Study Of East Side Facility To Complement Program Book Explores History Of Eastside's St. Philip's College http://tpr.org/post/book-explores-history-eastsides-st-philips-college <p><strong>The Source: </strong>The incredible story of St. Philips College is now documented in a new book, and believe it or not, pool season is just around the corner and the parks department is already recruiting lifeguards.</p><p> Wed, 30 Jan 2013 22:05:18 +0000 David Martin Davies 5583 at http://tpr.org Book Explores History Of Eastside's St. Philip's College Tacos Everywhere At San Antonio Rodeo's Cowboy Breakfast http://tpr.org/post/tacos-everywhere-san-antonio-rodeos-cowboy-breakfast <p></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Thousands of people crowded the parking lot of Cowboys Dancehall this morning for the </span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">35</span><sup>th</sup><span style="line-height: 1.5;"> annual Cowboy Breakfast in what has become a San Antonio Rodeo tradition. Although people show up for the free food, one local college benefits from the remaining sponsorship money</span></p><p>Roughly 35,000 people turned out for this year’s breakfast, and the unseasonably warm 60 degree weather and overcast skies only helped attendance.</p> Fri, 25 Jan 2013 20:56:00 +0000 Joey Palacios 5344 at http://tpr.org Tacos Everywhere At San Antonio Rodeo's Cowboy Breakfast