News and Publications

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Thank you to our local media outlets and SAISD for sharing our stories.

Volunteers needed to sort through thousands of books for SAISD students.

Whataboy visits SAISD Jumpstart students to promote reading.

Mariachi programs across SAISD have expanded along with the addition of ballet folklorico, San Antonio Report August 2021.

New Little Free Libraries, LOCAL Community News March 2021.

Book Buddies Rolling into Reading, San Antonio Express-News July 2020.

Teachers surprised with grants to start the year, August 2019

Innovative Grants Kick Off, August 2019


Good Works, SA Business Journal 2019

SAISD College Bound Seniors Receive Luggage during drive- May 2019

SAISD teacher helps students through daily meditation – Hawthorne Academy 2019

Dual credit gets a leg up thanks to The Greehey Family Foundation 2019

Giving Tuesday Mini-Grant Awards, 2018

Educators in SAISD Awarded a Record Number of Grants, August 2018

Spring Break College Tour, March 2018


Valero Energy Foundation awards $8.4 million grant to SAISD Foundation, November 2017

Cast Tech

High-Tech High School Opens Doors to First Students (SAISD Foundation managed Capital Campaign), August 2017


SAISD Foundation Surprises Campuses with Giving Tuesday Grants, December 2017

Design Plans Unveiled for CAST Tech (SAISD Foundation managing the Capital Campaign), Feb 2017

H-E-B Invests in Aspiring Principal Residency Program in SAISD, Nov. 2016

Mark Twain Middle School

SAISD spearheads rise in dual-language programs (SAISD Foundation is housed in Mark Twain Academy), August 2017

New Aviation and Aerospace Partnership at Rhodes MS with Dee Howard Foundation, Oct. 2016

SAISD Partners with H-E-B to Open Downtown Tech High School, June 2016

SAISD expands teacher’s initiative to give smart kids a look at top schools, June 2016