School News

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

Your Essentials Guide: Who’s running to represent Bellaire on HISD, HCCS boards

access_timeOctober 23, 2017

Bellaire voters will elect trustees in the Nov. 7 general election to represent them on the Houston ISD and Houston Community College System boards. Vying

Post Oak School home at last after Harvey

access_timeOctober 8, 2017

The Post Oak School in Bellaire is taking a final step this weekend toward recovery from Hurricane Harvey, preparing for the return of its elementary

Services set for longtime Bellaire resident, HISD financial chief Melinda Garrett

access_timeOctober 1, 2017

By Charlotte Aguilar Funeral services have been set for longtime Bellaire resident and former Houston ISD financial chief Melinda Garrett, who died Saturday at the

Melinda Garrett dies: longtime Bellaire resident, HISD financial leader

access_timeSeptember 30, 2017

By Charlotte Aguilar Melinda Hyer Garrett — a 1970 Bellaire HS graduate and longtime resident who served Houston public education for nearly 30 years, has

Condit lands in finals of statewide school architecture competition

access_timeSeptember 22, 2017

Houston ISD’s Condit Elementary School in Bellaire is one of five campuses in Texas competing for the top prize for campus planning and design in

HISD offering Hurricane Harvey help, special ed summit today

access_timeSeptember 16, 2017

Houston ISD is supplementing a long planned parent summit on special education today (Saturday, Sept. 16) with a second one that will provide families with

Reprieve: Bellaire HS ‘banking’ practice means no extra time added to school day

access_timeSeptember 15, 2017

By Charlotte Aguilar Bellaire High School won’t be required to add 25 minutes to the school day when classes start Monday after all, a spokesman

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