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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GenTXSA Celebrates FAFSA Season

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GenTXSA Celebrates FAFSA Season

FAFSA Season has kicked off and some students are ahead of the game! GenTXSA has been rewarding students who have completed financial aid forms and college applications with incentives like Garmin VivoFit bands and Speakers. These students have shown dedication to their futures beyond high school are thrilled for their next steps!

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Financial Aid and College Application Phone Bank Reaches Hundreds

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Financial Aid and College Application Phone Bank Reaches Hundreds

On October 12th, volunteers from school districts, colleges and universities packed the room at Univision to answer questions about financial aid and college applications! Volunteers called high school seniors from San Antonio ISD and Harlandale ISD to remind them to complete their FAFSA and visit their campus GO centers. Students and families from all over […]

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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

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    GenTXSA Celebrates FAFSA Season

    FAFSA Season has kicked off and some students are ahead of the game!

    GenTXSA has been rewarding students who have completed financial aid forms and college applications with incentives like Garmin VivoFit bands and Speakers.
    These students have shown dedication to their futures beyond high school are thrilled for their next steps!

    View Story

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    Financial Aid and College Application Phone Bank Reaches Hundreds

    On October 12th, volunteers from school districts, colleges and universities packed the room at Univision to answer questions about financial aid and college applications!

    Volunteers called high school seniors from San Antonio ISD and Harlandale ISD to remind them to complete their FAFSA and visit their campus GO centers. Students and families from all over the Greater Bexar County area also called in to receive valuable financial aid information! We reached over 600 students & families!