Summer Reading: 8 is Great!

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Summer Reading: 8 is Great!

Summer slide is a phrase commonly used to describe the academic loss a student, especially those from low-income families, experiences during the summer.

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Data Moment: Harlandale ISD “Bright Spots”

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Data Moment: Harlandale ISD “Bright Spots”

With 51% and 53% of their graduates enrolling in Texas colleges the first fall after graduation respectively, Harlandale and McCollum high schools in Harlandale Independent School District stood out among campuses with similarly high rates of economic disadvantage.

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Domain IV: Indicators Beyond STAAR

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Domain IV: Indicators Beyond STAAR

Under the new A-F accountability system, chronic absenteeism is a crucial indicator for elementary and middle schools. Domain IV: Postsecondary Readiness, will account for 35% of a campuses’ overall grade. For the elementary level, the entire 35% will be based on the chronic absenteeism rate. For middle schools, half of the 35% will be based […]

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Northwest Vista College Partners with P16Plus

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Northwest Vista College Partners with P16Plus

A group of students from Northwest Vista College’s Advanced Video Production class chose P16Plus as the topic of their final project for the Fall 2016 semester. The students worked with P16plus staff for a month to create a video describing the work that P16Plus does in the community. Their efforts were greatly appreciated!

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San Antonio Youth Commission Starts the Year Strong

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San Antonio Youth Commission Starts the Year Strong

It’s only October, but the San Antonio Youth Commissioners have been busy planning events and learning about their community. 20 commissioners representing each city council district have been meeting since August to plan outreach efforts and get more connected to their city.

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    Summer Reading: 8 is Great!

    Summer slide is a phrase commonly used to describe the academic loss a student, especially those from low-income families, experiences during the summer. View Story

  • little-logos
    Data Moment: Harlandale ISD “Bright Spots”

    With 51% and 53% of their graduates enrolling in Texas colleges the first fall after graduation respectively, Harlandale and McCollum high schools in Harlandale Independent School District stood out among campuses with similarly high rates of economic disadvantage. View Story

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    Domain IV: Indicators Beyond STAAR

    Under the new A-F accountability system, chronic absenteeism is a crucial indicator for elementary and middle schools. Domain IV: Postsecondary Readiness, will account for 35% of a campuses’ overall grade. For the elementary level, the entire 35% will be based on the chronic absenteeism rate. For middle schools, half of the 35% will be based on the rates of chronic absenteeism, while the other half will be based on the 7-8 annual dropout rate. View Story

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    Northwest Vista College Partners with P16Plus

    A group of students from Northwest Vista College’s Advanced Video Production class chose P16Plus as the topic of their final project for the Fall 2016 semester. The students worked with P16plus staff for a month to create a video describing the work that P16Plus does in the community. Their efforts were greatly appreciated!
    View Story

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    San Antonio Youth Commission Starts the Year Strong

    It’s only October, but the San Antonio Youth Commissioners have been busy planning events and learning about their community. 20 commissioners representing each city council district have been meeting since August to plan outreach efforts and get more connected to their city.
    View Story