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Seeing green at Condit: Campus earns coveted LEED silver status for design

access_timeJuly 10, 2018

Condit Elementary School has received the Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED) Silver certification for its new building, which was constructed as part of

Bellaire students organize brief gun control walkout for Friday

access_timeApril 19, 2018

Bellaire High School students have organized to join the nationwide walk-out Friday (April 20) to call attention to the epidemic of gun violence in U.S.

Houston ISD chief leaving financial crisis behind to head New York City schools

access_timeMarch 5, 2018

UPDATED WITH BOARD REACTION Less than two years after taking the reins of Houston ISD — and in the midst of what is arguably the

Bellaire HS principal: HISD plan would slash $2.5M, 50 jobs from campus; trustee town hall set

access_timeFebruary 16, 2018

By Charlotte Aguilar Warning that Houston ISD is preparing a “worst case position” in response to an anticipated $208 million budget deficit next year, Bellaire

Condit ES design wins top Texas school architecture award

access_timeJanuary 22, 2018

The 21st century design for the 100-plus-year-old Condit Elementary campus in Bellaire has won the state’s highest honor for school architecture. Condit is one of

Winter storm warning closes HISD schools Tuesday; grocery stores jammed as residents prepare to hunker down

access_timeJanuary 15, 2018

A “blue norther” moving through Texas is expected to cause hazardous road conditions throughout the Houston area Tuesday, triggering a winter storm warning and causing

HISD to standardize schoolday start times in fall to streamline bus service

access_timeJanuary 10, 2018

In order to streamline a cumbersome transportation schedule, Houston ISD announced Wednesday that it will standardize start times for schools beginning with the fall semester

Short notice, but HISD board to consider next year’s academic calendar at 5 p.m. today

access_timeNovember 9, 2017

By Charlotte Aguilar Houston ISD’s academic calendar has been controversial in the past, with quibbles over religious holidays, length of vacations, and “emergency” weather days

Final results: New faces at Bellaire council table, HISD board — but incumbents prevail otherwise

access_timeNovember 8, 2017

By Charlotte Aguilar The power of incumbency was evident in races for Bellaire municipal and education leadership posts Tuesday, with the only “new blood,” so

Horn, Kolter team up for fall carnival benefit today

access_timeNovember 4, 2017

Horn Elementary School is partnering with Kolter Elementary School for a circus-themed fall carnival, which will be held from 2-6 p.m. today (Nov. 4) at

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