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John Sweitzer named 2017 Pasadena ISD Distinguished Citizen
John Sweitzer named 2017 Pasadena ISD Distinguished Citizen
Posted on 11/20/2017
Founding CEO of the Pasadena Health Center and longtime supporter of Pasadena ISD, John Sweitzer has been named PISD’s 2017 Distinguished Citizen of the Year. The Pasadena ISD Board of Trustees, administrators and community members will honor Sweitzer at a reception, Tuesday, Dec. 5, starting at 5: 30 p.m., at the Frank Braden Educational Center in the Carmen Orozco Professional Development Center in Pasadena.  READ MORE... about John Sweitzer named 2017 Pasadena ISD Distinguished Citizen
De Zavala wins City of Pasadena’s Can-Do Food Drive
De Zavala wins City of Pasadena’s Can-Do Food Drive
Posted on 11/17/2017
The sound of cheers filled the halls as De Zavala Middle School was named the campus winner of the 2017 Can-Do Food Drive by the City of Pasadena.  READ MORE... about De Zavala wins City of Pasadena’s Can-Do Food Drive
Hancock, Jessup celebrate opening new SPARK playgrounds
Hancock, Jessup celebrate opening new SPARK playgrounds
Posted on 11/17/2017
Students and staff at both Hancock Elementary and Jessup Elementary celebrated the opening of their brand-new state-of-the-art Spark Park, a project that has been years in the making.  READ MORE... about Hancock, Jessup celebrate opening new SPARK playgrounds
An SHHS student receives check for passing AP exams.
80 SHHS students earned $19K at AP BBQ luncheon
Posted on 11/14/2017
With full bellies and cheer, South Houston High School students cheered on 80 of their peers as they received checks for passing Advanced Placement exams last spring.   READ MORE... about 80 SHHS students earned $19K at AP BBQ luncheon
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Pasadena ISD Community approves Bond & Tax Ratification Election
Posted on 11/08/2017
We are so thankful the Pasadena ISD community understood that this was necessary to maximize state funds, retain our dedicated staff and continue innovative programs that help our students succeed  READ MORE... about Pasadena ISD Community approves Bond & Tax Ratification Election
Pride Bowl contending schools unite to present jerseys to Pasadena City Council leaders
Pride Bowl contending schools unite to present jerseys to Pasadena City Council leaders
Posted on 11/07/2017
When Pasadena ISD’s oldest high schools, Pasadena and Rayburn, rekindle their age-old rivalry out on the gridiron this Saturday, both schools will have the support of the City of Pasadena and its leaders behind them.   READ MORE... about Pride Bowl contending schools unite to present jerseys to Pasadena City Council leaders
An AP student receives a check for passing AP exams.
Rayburn AP Pep Rally Recognizes 108 Students for Passing Exams
Posted on 11/07/2017
Armed with glow sticks and enthusiasm, students at Sam Rayburn’s annual Advanced Placement (AP) Pep Rally cheered as 108 of their peers received $26,100 worth of checks for passing AP exams last spring.   READ MORE... about Rayburn AP Pep Rally Recognizes 108 Students for Passing Exams
PHS, SRHS renew rivalry with Pride Bowl festivities
PHS, SRHS renew rivalry with Pride Bowl festivities
Posted on 11/07/2017
With the annual rivalry varsity football game between Pasadena High School and Sam Rayburn High School scheduled for this Saturday, both campuses are holding their “Burn Sam” and “Burn Baldy” bonfire and pep rallies on Thursday, Nov. 9.  READ MORE... about PHS, SRHS renew rivalry with Pride Bowl festivities
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College Night set for November 16
Posted on 11/01/2017
Students and their families are invited to attend College Night on Nov. 16, from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. at Deer Park High School – South Campus. College Night gives students an opportunity to talk with representatives from more than 80 colleges and universities to help them get a jumpstart on planning their future.  READ MORE... about College Night set for November 16
Connect and 1-to-1 program initiative part of technology school bond measure
Connect and 1-to-1 program initiative part of technology school bond measure
Posted on 10/25/2017
The upcoming Pasadena ISD school bond election is calling for $10 million for technology funds to continue the district’s 1-to-1, Connect Personalized Learning and Refresh programs.  READ MORE... about Connect and 1-to-1 program initiative part of technology school bond measure