School News

ALERT: HISD cancels classes Tuesday; 2 makeup days set

access_timeApril 19, 2016

The Houston Independent School District has closed schools and offices again Tuesday because of lingering concerns about the weather and travel. Since many private schools

ALERT: HISD closes all schools Monday due to weather

access_timeApril 18, 2016

The severe weather expected to roll through the Houston area all day Monday and into Tuesday has caused the Houston Independent School District to close

HISD board names interim chief, changes search firms to find new leader

access_timeFebruary 17, 2016

With less than two weeks left until Superintendent Terry Grier retires, the Houston ISD board named an interim superintendent Wednesday and switched search firms to

HISD board says Lanier MS and two others must change their names, Carnegie Vanguard must end UIL sports

access_timeFebruary 11, 2016

By Charlotte Aguilar Houston ISD trustees voted 5-4 along racial lines Thursday night to begin the process of changing the names of Sidney Lanier and

HISD trustee to meet with Lanier MS community on name change

access_timeJanuary 21, 2016

The promised community meeting to discuss whether the name of Lanier Middle School should be changed has been set for 6 p.m. Feb. 3 at

Confederate connection could mean name change for Lanier MS

access_timeJanuary 12, 2016

By Charlotte Aguilar A reconstituted Houston ISD board of trustees will consider Thursday whether to approve the renaming of eight schools — including Sidney Lanier

School Starts with Sale

access_timeAugust 23, 2015

The West University Elementary School PTO will hold its annual Back to School Breakfast and Red Apple Sale at 7:55 a.m. Monday — the first

Order School Supplies Soon

access_timeJune 4, 2015

The West U Elementary School PTO is reminding parents to order school supplies by June 12 for free classroom delivery. Orders placed after June 12

Seven HISD Seniors Win National Merit Scholarships

access_timeMay 28, 2015

Seven Houston Independent School District students from high four schools are among more than 2,200 high school seniors from across the country to be selected

HISD to Delay WUES Enrollment Limits

access_timeMarch 10, 2015

A proposal to limit enrollment at West U Elementary School has been delayed for at least a year, Principal John Threet announced Monday in the