SAISD

SAISD's Harris Middle School has been certified as an IB World School.
Camille Phillips | Texas Public Radio

Harris Middle School in the San Antonio Independent School District has been certified as an International Baccalaureate school.

Offering the globally-recognized program at more schools is part of the district's five-year plan to increase student success.

Stewart Elementary on San Antonio's east side is slated to become Democracy Prep at P.F. Stewart School in the 2018-2019 school year.
Camille Phillips | Texas Public Radio

Bexar County Judge Karen Pozza Monday denied a request from the San Antonio Alliance teachers union for an emergency injunction to block charter operator Democracy Prep from taking over Stewart Elementary.

The contract between the San Antonio Independent School District and Democracy Prep is slated to go into effect July 1.

Business and non-profit members listen to a speaker during a luncheon May 23, 2018 at Fox Tech High School.
Camille Phillips | Texas Public Radio

Officials with the San Antonio Independent School District are rallying supporters in anticipation of ongoing pushback from groups that don’t like the direction they’re taking the district.


Members of San Antonio Alliance, which represents SAISD teachers, hold up signs protesting Democracy Prep's application to run Stewart Elementary during the Jan. 22, 2018  trustee meeting.
File Photo Camille Phillips / Texas Public Radio

Less than 6 percent of Stewart Elementary’s current teachers will return this fall when it becomes a Democracy Prep charter school.

Camille Phillips / Texas Public Radio

The San Antonio Independent School District is letting more than 150 employees go at the end of the school year to help offset a $31 million budget shortfall.

District trustees unanimously approved the layoffs Monday night in front of an emotional standing-room only crowd.

 


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