FREE COVID Testing for Students and Staff

September 10, 2021

Southside ISD students and staff have a great opportunity to be tested for COVID-19 weekly, and it’s all free because of our partnership with Community Labs! Parents and Guardians, please register your children. Here are the simple instructions. Please go to to sign up your child […]

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UIW offering FREE COVID shots/COVID tests Thurs. Aug. 26 5pm-7pm

August 22, 2021

The University of the Incarnate Word School of Nursing and the UIW School of Osteopathic Medicine will offer to the Southside ISD community free Pfizer COVID vaccinations at Pearce Elementary on Thursday, August 26 from 5:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. The Pfizer vaccine is available […]

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Southside ISD Board asks Gov. Abbott to fully fund Virtual Instruction/make Masks Mandatory

August 13, 2021

The Southside Independent School Board has approved a resolution asking Texas Governor Greg Abbott to issue more help to Southside ISD students and parents during this surge of the COVID-19 pandemic. The Board of Managers voted unanimously asking the governor to: rescind Executive Order GA […]

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UIW administers 260 Vaccines at Southside High School

July 18, 2021

The University of the Incarnate Word is anticipating a busy back-to-school season in the Southside ISD. On Thursday, July 15, UIW medical students and nursing students joined their professors for a mass vaccination clinic at Southside High School. Children entering school for the first time […]

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COVID-19 Testing for Students

July 13, 2021

Parents, If you are interested in having your in-person student tested for COVID-19 starting on July 14 and once a week through School Year 2021-22, you will need to register them online. Please go to for full details. Once registered, your child will have their […]

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Back to Back Vaccination Events June 6 & 7th – 12 year olds and above Encouraged to Come!

June 4, 2021

Southside ISD Hosting 2 BIG Vaccine Clinics The Southside Independent School District is hosting two big vaccine clinics targeting anyone 12 and older. These clinics are happening as the Centers for Disease Control finds increased hospitalizations for people 12 to 17 and reinforces the need […]

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