KISD Board of Trustees Approves
Superintendent Search Firm
At the August 18 meeting of the Kerrville ISD Board of Trustees, the Board voted to hire Thompson and Horton LLP to assist with KISD’s superintendent search.
Thompson & Horton LLP search consultants include Mr. David Thompson, an attorney with Thompson & Horton LLP who currently serves as legislative counsel for the Texas Association of School Administrators, and Dr. Mike Moses, former Texas Commissioner of Education, who has also served as superintendent of schools in four Texas school districts. Thompson & Horton LLP has conducted many school superintendent searches in districts of various sizes such as Alamo Heights ISD, Allen ISD, Georgetown ISD, Highland Park ISD, and Katy ISD.
For the full press release, click here. More information about the KISD superintendent search will be forthcoming.
Agency/Services Night Scheduled for
Wednesday, August 31
Local agencies will be available to speak to parents about various services available to them in the Hill Country area. Topics such as volunteer opportunities, summer camps, Occupational Therapy, Physical Therapy, Speech Therapy, help for new parents, college preparation and family resources will be covered. The event will take place on Wednesday, August 31 from 5-7pm in the Tivy High School cafeteria and library located at 3250 Loop 534.
Some of the agencies that will be available during the event are Disability Rights Texas, Providence Place, The University of Incarnate Word, Baptist Child and Family Services, Krista Roberts Speech Therapy, Camp CAMP, RiverKids, KISD Early Childhood Center, San Antonio Food Bank, United Way and more. For more information, click here.
Kerrville ISD STAAR Exam Scores Meet or Exceed Target Scores at all Campuses
The Texas Education Agency 2016 State Accountability Ratings were released on Friday. Kerrville ISD met or exceeded the target scores in all four indices on the State of Texas Assessments of Academic Readiness (STAAR) examinations at all campuses. Click here for the full press release.