August 21, 2009
BISD Web LinkThe Communications Department produces the employee newsletter "e-nlightened" each week so that staff can keep in touch with what is going on across the district. E-mail your pictures and a brief description to Communications and we will include them as space permits. 
Binion Elementary Wins Architectural Award
Congratulations to Binion Elementary for being named the Texas Association of School Administrators'/Texas Association of School Boards' (TASA/TASB) Outstanding Primary School for 2009. This honor was awarded in all six categories - design, educational appropriateness, innovation, value, community participation and sustainability. Since it won in all six categories, it was in contention for their top honor, "The Caudill Award." BISD will enter Stowe Elementary at a later time. 
Convocation/New Teacher Orientation Pictures
Chance to Win $5,000 
All entries are due at one of the drop off locations by Thursday, August 24. 
football blitz
Can you think about football in the heat of summer?  I bet you could if there's a chance to win $5000!  In the entry form, select the teams you think will win in the upcoming Richland Rebels', Haltom Buffalos', and Birdville Hawks' football season.  At the end of the season, the individual who selects the most winning teams will win the money, courtesy of HKS, Inc.  It's free to enter! This event is sponsored by Birdville Education Foundation whose mission is to support innovative learning and promote educational excellence in BISD.


Interested in Pursuing a Master's or Doctorate Degree?

  Birdville ISD has teamed with several universities to have an information night for staff interested in pursuing a master's or doctorate degree. This special evening is from 4-5:30 p.m. on Aug. 27 at the Fine Arts/Athletics Complex.
Walden University 
Dallas Baptist University
Grand Canyon University
Lamar University
The University of Texas at Arlington
University of Phoenix 

University of North Texas  Offers Masters Program 

Registration began Aug. 20 with classes beginning Aug. 31.

Did You Know ... 2009?

Hall of Honor Nominations 

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 BISD's Athletics Department is seeking nominations for BISD's 2009 Athletic Hall of Honor.

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Upcoming Events

Richland High School Dedication
August 23, 2:30 p.m.
BISD Graduate/Master
Degree School Meeting Night
FAAC (Community Room )
August 27, 4-5:30 p.m. 
Labor Day Holiday
September 7
Professional Learning/Student Holiday
October 9 & 10 

New Web Address 

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BISD's Web address has changed to Don't forget to update your Internet browser.
The Web address will continue to work at this time, so it is not necessary for business cards, letterhead, etc. to be reprinted.  However, please start transitioning to the new Web address as updates are made.
E-mail Information:
Please note that at this time, e-mail will continue to be We will notify you when this changes.