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BCSO: Bus driver arrested in fatal crash; failed to render aid

BCSO: Bus driver arrested in fatal crash; failed to render aidA Northside ISD bus driver is being charged with a felony for his alleged part in an early-morning accident Friday that killed one person.
  • Local
  • 2 months, 2 weeks ago
Local

Authorities: Truckers speed past school buses in Eagle Ford Shale

Authorities: Truckers speed past school buses in Eagle Ford ShaleWhile the oil is booming in the Eagle Ford Shale, so is the traffic. Some residents say 18-wheelers are making it dangerous for kids getting on and off school buses.
  • Local
  • 2 months, 2 weeks ago
News

Texas school fund now worth nation-high $37.7B

Texas school fund now worth nation-high $37.7BA fund Texas uses to buy instructional materials and cover some local school districts' costs is now worth nearly $38 billion, making it the nation's largest educational endowment.
  • News
  • 2 months, 3 weeks ago
In Our Schools

Empty East Central ISD bus goes up in flames; driver OK

Empty East Central ISD bus goes up in flames; driver OKA quick-thinking school bus driver managed to get out of a burning bus in Southeast Bexar County early Friday morning.
  • In Our Schools
  • 2 months, 3 weeks ago
Crime

SAPD: UIW football player shot twice outside local lounge

SAPD: UIW football player shot twice outside local loungeCollege Night at a northeast San Antonio nightclub turned violent Thursday.
  • Crime
  • 2 months, 3 weeks ago
In Our Schools

SAISD: Gun discharged inside classroom; student in custody

SAISD: Gun discharged inside classroom; student in custodyA San Antonio ISD school was placed on lockdown after a firearm was discharged inside a classroom Wednesday morning.
  • In Our Schools
  • 2 months, 4 weeks ago
Education

Baylor student board OKs concealed guns on campus

Baylor student board OKs concealed guns on campusBaylor University's student senate has approved a resolution that would allow students with permits to carry guns on campus.
  • Education
  • 3 months ago
News

Texas may limit new AP history course's influence

Texas may limit new AP history course's influenceTexas may limit the sway of a new national Advanced Placement U.S. History course and exam amid arguments that they're rife with anti-American biases.
  • News
  • 3 months ago
Local

Brackenridge kids welcome Final Four delegates to the Alamo

Brackenridge kids welcome Final Four delegates to the AlamoThe NCAA site selection delegation committee met with former Spur Sean Elliott and various city leaders on Wednesday at the Briscoe Museum.
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  • 3 months, 1 week ago
Local

SAMA reveals new program to help develop creativity in young kids

SAMA reveals new program to help develop creativity in young kidsPre-K 4 SA is working with the San Antonio Museum of Art to help develop creativity in young children.
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  • 3 months, 1 week ago
Local

Elementary schools join 'Meatless Monday' movement

Elementary schools join 'Meatless Monday' movement"Meatless Monday" is just what it sounds like: A day without meat. It's a trend happening across the nation, and Dripping Springs ISD is trying it out -- and cooking up some controversy.
  • Local
  • 3 months, 1 week ago
In Our Schools

Harlandale ISD goes looking for students who dropped out

Harlandale ISD goes looking for students who dropped outFor about 50 teens in the Harlandale ISD, classes weren't a priority this year. But teachers weren't ready to give up on them.
  • In Our Schools
  • 3 months, 2 weeks ago
In Our Schools

Military rifles, armor sent to Texas school police

Military rifles, armor sent to Texas school policeTraining to deal with school shooters is something police nationwide undertake in the wake of deadly attacks at schools.
  • In Our Schools
  • 3 months, 2 weeks ago
In Our Schools

NEISD releases smartphone app for parents, students

NEISD releases smartphone app for parents, studentsNEISD announces launch of its new mobile app. It aims to connect teachers, students and parents to district resources.
  • In Our Schools
  • 3 months, 2 weeks ago
Local

SAPD helps Judson ISD with bike patrol officer program

SAPD helps Judson ISD with bike patrol officer programSan Antonio police bike patrol officers are working with officers in Judson ISD to implement at similar program in the district.
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  • 3 months, 3 weeks ago
Local

Schools turn students away missing vaccinations

Schools turn students away missing vaccinationsAt least some 1,200 students were missing shots for the first day of school.
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  • 3 months, 4 weeks ago
Local

Comal ISD employees take #IceBucketChallenge

Comal ISD employees take #IceBucketChallengeThings got a bit colder for Comal ISD employees this past week when they took the Ice Bucket Challenge to promote awareness of ALS.
  • Local
  • 3 months, 4 weeks ago
Education

UTSA students, neighbors could benefit from zoning plan

UTSA students, neighbors could benefit from zoning planThere are big plans at UTSA in hopes of steering the school toward Tier 1 status.
  • Education
  • 4 months ago
In Our Schools

Houston schools top list for campus crime

Houston schools top list for campus crimeYou trust them with your children, but are Texas colleges doing enough to protect students and staff?
  • In Our Schools
  • 4 months ago
Local

STMU law student accused of murder refuses extradition

STMU law student accused of murder refuses extraditionThe St. Mary's University law student arrested last week on murder charges refused extradition to Louisiana Thursday.
  • Local
  • 4 months ago
In Our Schools

Districts prepare for immigrant students in Texas schools

Districts prepare for immigrant students in Texas schoolsIn many cases, school districts won't know exactly how many of the kids enroll.
  • In Our Schools
  • 4 months ago
In Our Schools

BCSO: Dynamite reportedly found at local middle school

BCSO: Dynamite reportedly found at local middle schoolThe Bexar County Sheriff's Office confirmed to KENS 5 that dynamite was reportedly found at a local middle school.
  • In Our Schools
  • 4 months ago
In Our Schools

NISD teachers visit students, parents door-to-door

NISD teachers visit students, parents door-to-doorLocal teachers hit the streets Monday, going door-to-door, to help get kids excited for the upcoming school year.
  • In Our Schools
  • 4 months ago
Around Texas

No Shots, No School policy has parents thankful for mobile clinics

No Shots, No School policy has parents thankful for mobile clinicsMore than 5,000 students in the Northside ISD still need updated immunizations before August 25.
  • Around Texas
  • 4 months, 1 week ago
Consumer

Tips for shoppers taking advantage of the tax free weekend

Tips for shoppers taking advantage of the tax free weekendA shopper will save 8 cents of the every dollar they spend on most items up to $100
  • Consumer
  • 4 months, 2 weeks ago
In Our Schools

Southside superintendent receives TEA waiver to keep position

Southside superintendent receives TEA waiver to keep positionSouthside ISD superintendent who was not certified by the Texas Education Agency receives a waiver to keep his position.
  • In Our Schools
  • 4 months, 2 weeks ago
Features

12 things you have to do before going off to college

12 things you have to do before going off to collegeHere are 12 things you should make sure you've completed before heading off to college.
  • Features
  • 4 months, 2 weeks ago