Local News for Haltom City, Texas


Face-to-Face or Online Instruction: We Hear You

BISD hears the frustration of parents and staff over the ever-changing plan to start school. The District understands your frustration because we are frustrated too. The changes being made are a direct result of constantly changing guidelines from state and local agencies. These agencies want the best for the children and staff, and that is READ MORE.

July 28, 2020: Notes from Dr. Brown

Dear BISD Family,    On Thursday, July 23, my administration and I presented BISD’s Reopening Plan (Plan) for 2020 to the trustees at their monthly Board meeting. (View presentation to the Board) We anticipate the Plan will continue to evolve based on further guidance from the CDC, the Texas Education Agency, Governor Abbott, Tarrant County Public Health, or Tarrant County Judge Glen Whitley.    Safety is, and always will be, my number one priority. That is why we READ MORE.

Face-to-Face or Online Instruction: BISD Still Needs to Know Your Preference

Even though Tarrant County Public Health has removed the option for schools to begin with face-to-face instruction in August, BISD is asking parents to indicate their preference between face-to-face and online instruction when they register their child(ren) online. Your choice will not change the first six weeks of school. However, it does allow BISD to plan for what school will look like when face-to-face instruction begins.   Remember: Parents will have the choice to change between READ MORE.