3:30 PM - 4:30 PM Education Committee Meeting
Raising Blended Learners Video and Evaluation Report
Point Isabel is one of five demonstration sites selected by Raise Your Hand Texas for the Raising Blended Learners initiative, showcasing strategies for using blended learning to improve student achievement across the state.
A short video summarizes the highlights and evolution of our blended learning pilot and how this has positively affected student engagement, motivation and learning. To watch the video click on the link below:
Point Isabel ISD: Year 1 Raising Blended Learners Highlights
Raise Your Hand Texas also recently released the Year 1 Implemention Report. To view the report click on the link below and click to the Point Isabel section to see how blended learning work has evolved over the past year and is growing this year.
Raising Blended Learners Year 1 Evaluation Report
Point Isabel ISD is currently working to update our Blackboard Connect data information. Please take a few minutes to fill out the questionnaire below so we can make sure our mass notification messages are being sent to the correct numbers and e-mail addresses.
Point Isabel ISD is proud to announce we have a new mobile application. Follow the video link below to get a quick tutorial on all the ways to keep up with PIISD news!
The new app features a one stop shop for information at your finger tips as well as push notifications for those last minute reminders or school weather alerts.
Download the app today by scanning the QR code below or searching Point Isabel Independent School District in your mobile device play store.
Download our app from your play store today!
Examination for Acceleration
Registration for Exam for Acceleration without prior instruction is being held at all campuses for grades Kindergarten – 12. The students in grades K-5 will need to score 80 percent or above on a criterion-referenced test for the grade level to be skipped in each of the following areas: language arts, mathematics, science, and social studies.
Students in grades 6-12 can receive credit for an academic subject in which the student has received no prior instruction if the student scores 80 percent or above on a criterion-referenced examination for acceleraion for the applicable course.
Parents are required to submit a letter of intent along with a $25.00 refundable deposit for each examination requested to the Campus Principal. The deadline to submit the letter and deposit is Friday, October 20, 2017. The deposit will be returned once the student completes the exams. The examination dates are November 27-30, 2017.
Examen de Avanzamiento (Informacion en Español)