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HISD Board President Takes Three Schools Off Closure List

Three schools here in Houston are safe from the chopping block.

Elected Officials Call For Creative Solutions For Schools Facing Closure

U.S Representative Sheila Jackson Lee says there are more creative solutions than closing schools.

Charter Schools Lost In Lawsuit, Hope To Win In Legislature

In the latest lawsuit over Texas school funding, charter schools got their day in court. They didn't get the ruling ...
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New HCC Trustee Aims To Improve Student Completion

Houston Community College has seen some of its leadership change recently. Two board members resigned and the college has an ...
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U.S. Education Secretary Sees Federal Grant In Action At Lee High School

The NBA Celebrity All Star game brought U.S. Secretary of Education Arne Duncan to Houston this weekend. But Duncan also ...
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School Officials Step Up Training To Prepare For Active Shooters

In south Houston, a former elementary school provided the perfect training ground for an active shooter drill this week.
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Houston To See New Generation Of Green Schools

Houston is known as the energy capital of the world. But there's also a growing focus on saving energy. On ...
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Houston School Board Endorses Mexican-American Studies as State Course

The vote urges Texas to include the course in its graduation plan.

Houston School District Mourns Death Of Elementary Schools Chief

Sidney "Chip" Zullinger joined HISD in 2010 after leading other school districts.
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Houston Spelling Bee Sees Repeat Co-Champions From Last Year

Both top spellers will compete in the National Spelling Bee in May.