The Mighty Cardinal Band sent 13 students to compete for the Texas Music Educators Association All-Region Band January 3rd. The Band had a total of five members selected: Senior Jesse Howton, Erica Acosta, Junior Crystal Gonzalez, and Freshman Anna Casillas. The students competed among over 300 other band members auditioning from local schools. Sirena Nunez […]
Congratulations to Southiside HS Cardinal Benjamin Miller who is the proud recipient of a 2015 Valero Alamo Bowl Scholarship. According to the Valero Alamobowl website their organization has awarded more than $1.64 million to 452 graduating San Antonio high school students in the last 15 years. Benjamin said he hopes to attend Texas A&M University and major in nuclear engineering. He is […]
For the second time this year the SA Food Bank came out and distributed thousands of pounds of food for those in need. Southside’s HS JROTC along with other students and district employees took time out from wrapping Christmas presents to help out. People arrived hours ahead of time to get a box of food. Volunteers said even though […]
Gallardo Pre K & Kindergarten students Gallardo Elementary School students seems to be competing for most adorable kids in the world with this holiday performance. These festive evergreens were part of the school’s PTO performance December 9th. Mr. Tovar’s prekindergarten and Ms. Guerra’s kindergarten are both bilingual classes and they sang […]
Israel Orinuela; Southside HS Junior Southside HS had four athletes, Jamie Villarreal, Angel Garza, Rene Hernandez and Israel Orinuela rank in the top ten First Team TAD Boys Cross Country All-District 29-5A. Orinuela was named to the Express News All Area Cross Country Team. He qualified for State finishing 20th out of all […]
“Ugly Sweaters” have invaded Southside HS. Here are a few at the campus who were brave enough to show off their holiday garb. Later this week stay tuned for Gallardo’s staff to compete with their version of Christmas spirit that may cause a button to pop from an eruption of jolliness and merriment.
Heritage Elem First Graders Learn Coding during “Hour of Code” The Heritage Library is the place where 577 students participated in the Hour of Code during Computer Education Week, December 8 – 14. This is the largest learning event in history, with the mission of introducing computer science to 100 million […]
We have some published artists in the house! 38 Heritage Elementary students will be featured in the national publication, Celebrating Art, this coming spring. The hardbound book is a collection of art work from students all over the country. Congratulations Cardinals!
Southside Independent School District had two dishes featured in a MYSA column by Richard Marini December 7th. Marini points out how a recent study shows school lunches are more nutritious than what parents are packing for their children. Here at SISD, our Child Nutrition department follows the strictest of federal and nutritional guidelines to make […]