2020-2021 Archived News

Last Thursday, Be An Angel – a Houston-based organization that supports children with special needs -- stopped by the district’s Collaborative Learning Center (CLC) to unload a 16-wheeler full of gifts so they could be distributed to students in special ed. Throughout the day, SPED employees packaged the gifts and distributed them to students at each elementary school.
Houston organization donates gifts to PISD students in special education programs
Posted on 12/14/2020
Last Thursday, Be An Angel – a Houston-based organization that supports children with special needs -- stopped by the district’s Collaborative Learning Center (CLC) to unload a 16-wheeler full of gifts so they could be distributed to students in special ed. Throughout the day, SPED employees packaged the gifts and distributed them to students at each elementary school.  READ MORE... about Houston organization donates gifts to PISD students in special education programs
Shantel McNeal: former struggling student turned proud Community School graduate
Shantel McNeal: former struggling student turned proud Community School graduate
Posted on 12/10/2020
McNeal describes what led her to Community School and why she recommends the program to others.   READ MORE... about Shantel McNeal: former struggling student turned proud Community School graduate
Harris County Public Health announces December flu shot distribution
Harris County Public Health announces December flu shot distribution
Posted on 12/03/2020
PISD Foundation’s Dec. 8 “Back 4 the Future” virtual telethon announces event headliners
PISD Foundation’s Dec. 8 “Back 4 the Future” virtual telethon announces event headliners
Posted on 12/02/2020
The Pasadena ISD Education Foundation’s “Back 4 the Future” telethon will feature various local news personalities and YouTube stars as guest hosts during the live-streamed event, Tuesday, December 8, from 12-8 p.m.  READ MORE... about PISD Foundation’s Dec. 8 “Back 4 the Future” virtual telethon announces event headliners
CTHS students win Best Overall Project at Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo
CTHS students win Best Overall Project at Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo
Posted on 11/30/2020
After much anticipation, the results of the 2020 Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo Industrial Craft competition were recently announced, with CTHS students earning Best Presentation and Best Overall Project for the competition.   READ MORE... about CTHS students win Best Overall Project at Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo
Rock violinist teaches Morris Middle School students
Rock violinist teaches Morris Middle School students
Posted on 11/17/2020
Morris Middle School orchestra students recently had the opportunity to receive lessons from Grammy-award winning rock violinist, Haydn Vitera, as part of an ongoing partnership with Electrify Your Symphony, an educational company that showcases alternative styles in orchestra classrooms.   READ MORE... about Rock violinist teaches Morris Middle School students
Pasadena ISD celebrates College Week
Pasadena ISD celebrates College Week
Posted on 11/16/2020
Students and teachers from around Pasadena ISD are gearing up to celebrate College Week, November 16-20.   READ MORE... about Pasadena ISD celebrates College Week
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Dobie Tennis coach set to receive prestigious Lloyd Sessions Educational Merit Service Award
Posted on 11/02/2020
This year, Manuel Moreno Jr, Dobie’s tennis coach of over 20 years is set to receive the 2020 Lloyd Sessions Educational Merit Award at the Annual United States Tennis Association (USTA) Texas Awards Banquet.   READ MORE... about Dobie Tennis coach set to receive prestigious Lloyd Sessions Educational Merit Service Award
Milstead Middle School celebrates Hispanic Heritage Month-- with surprise guest speaker
Milstead Middle School celebrates Hispanic Heritage Month-- with surprise guest speaker
Posted on 10/21/2020
The coronavirus pandemic may have changed quite a few things for schools in Pasadena ISD, but faculty members at Milstead Middle School were determined to continue the campus’ annual Hispanic Heritage Month celebration and program.   READ MORE... about Milstead Middle School celebrates Hispanic Heritage Month-- with surprise guest speaker
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PASADENA ISD Re-Opens Alternative Re-certification program for former students to earn their high school diploma
Posted on 10/21/2020
Pasadena ISD has re-opened the Texas Alternative Recertification Application (TARA) Program, which allows former PISD students who entered ninth grade before the 2011-2012 school year, and did not successfully pass all required state assessments, an opportunity to earn their high school diploma under Texas Senate Bill 463.  READ MORE... about PASADENA ISD Re-Opens Alternative Re-certification program for former students to earn their high school diploma