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Turner Moves to Charter Houston ISD Campuses

Turner Moves to Charter Houston ISD Campuses

In an effort to save the state’s largest school district and stave off a takeover from the Texas Education Agency, Houston Mayor Sylvester Turner is sponsoring a new nonprofit that, if successful, would assume control of campuses within Houston Independent School...
State Halts Houston ISD Superintendent Search

Amid Turmoil, HISD Considers $1.7B Bond

Six years ago, the state’s largest school district made history when it issued its largest bond ever. Now, they are eyeing a similar-sized bond to be on an upcoming ballot. Houston Independent School District has yet to wrap up projects from its $1.89 billion bond...
Houston Trustees Call Press Conference to Rehire Superintendent

Houston ISD Board Falls Deeper Into Turmoil  

Texas’ largest school district has seen better times. Houston Independent School District is mired in a number of very real and very concerning problems from budget shortfalls to school closures numbering in the double digits, to name a few. These are issues the...
Turner: Houston Will Be Back Within a Year

Turner: Houston Will Be Back Within a Year

In what has become a nightly occurrence, Houston Mayor Sylvester Turner held a press conference to announce $14 million in donations to the city and county’s relief fund and allow for various agencies to give a public update on their status. Off the bat, Turner...
Houston Local Election Recap

Houston Local Election Recap

Houston Independent School District Recapture Revote Passes Houston ISD’s Robin Hood ballot proposition was, again brought to voters to decide if they wanted to send tax dollars to the state’s school funding program, or allow the Texas Education Agency to carve out...