NEISD not accepting substitute teachers applications

As of Sept. 1, NEISD is no longer accepting applications for substitute teachers for the 2009-10 school year. This decision comes after the district received an overwhelming response to a request for substitute teachers.
Applications received prior to Sept. 1 will be reviewed in the order they were received. Notifications of scheduled orientations will be mailed to those individuals who have been selected to substitute.

Tejeda teacher sets up cultural exchange in Japan

High School class in Japan

During the summer, Tejeda Middle School teacher Laurie Huhndorf visited Japan and set up a cultural exchange with Karyo High School in Kudamatsu City, Yamaguchi Prefecture, Japan. The exchange will take place via a Web site where students can post pictures, videos, blogs and more. These postings will help the students learn more about each other's lives.

Johnson High graduates first senior class

Johnson High School

The new Claudia Taylor “Lady Bird” Johnson High celebrated a historical moment Wednesday night with the graduation of the school’s first senior class.  The 201 students who chose to end their high school careers at the brand new campus were praised not only for their academic success, but for their courage in taking on the challenges of being the “first to show, first to go.”<

Johnson student takes 2nd at photo contest

Nemeth's winning photograph

Johnson High School student Jackie Nemeth won second place in the 13 to 18 age group at this year’s Picture Your World Youth Photography contest.  Hosted by the Green Spaces Alliance of South Texas, the annual contest promotes preservation of our natural environment through images that reveal the interconnectedness of earth, water, sky and all living creatures. 

Reagan takes 1st place at Battle of Flowers

Reagan float at Battle of Flowers

The Reagan High School Student Council was named the first place winner among public school floats at this year’s Battle of Flowers parade.  Following the general theme of “Hats Off to Texas’ Future Leaders,” Reagan’s Voyaging into Outer Space float included original costumes inspired by NASA, Star Trek, aliens and scientists.

NEISD employee cuts hair for charity

Snip, snip!

Custodial Foreman Victor Gutierrez has been a North East employee for more than 15 years.