November 18, 2010 

The communications department publishes the employee newsletter "e-nlightened" each week so 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.


Board of Trustees Meeting Summary

The Board of Trustees met in regular session on Thursday, November 18.  The following link will provide you a summary of actions taken at their meeting.


>View Nov. 18, 2010 e-review

 >View Trustee Web pages

In This Issue
Birdville ISD Website Facelift
Vote BISD!
All-Birdville Marching Band
Thanksgiving Week
Albertsons Supports Local Campuses
C.O.R.E. Values

Upcoming Events

Thanksgiving Holiday
Nov. 24 - 26

Holiday Break
Dec. 20*- 31
*Possible Inclement
weather make-up

Student Holiday/Professional Learning
Jan. 3

Quick Links...



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Birdville ISD Website
Gets Facelift


In order to make BISD's website more user-friendly, the district has made the following changes:

  •  Quick Links were moved to the upper right corner to make it easier to find the links most used by visitors;
  • Facebook, Twitter and Skyward icons/links were added to the upper left for easy identification; and
  • Search has been moved to the menu bar. The search feature has been improved to provide more accurate searches of the district's website.
BISD Color LogoVote BISD!


The Star-Telegram is conducting an online poll looking for the best location to host a high school playoff game. Vote for BISD's Fine Arts/Athletics Complex.   



Run for Roses 5K Supports All-Birdville Marching Band

BISD's Fine Arts Department is sponsoring Run for the Roses 5K at 8:30 a.m. on Dec. 18 at the Fine Arts/Athletics Complex. Register online at www.bisdroseparade.com by Friday, Dec. 10. Proceeds help support the All-Birdville Marching Band as they march in the 122nd Rose Parade®. For information, call 817-547-5921. 



Thanksgiving Week


Several staff have inquired about the length of the workday on Tuesday, Nov. 23. Tuesday, Nov. 23 is a full school day for students and staff.


New Albertsons in Watauga Supports Local Campuses


At the ribbon cutting of the new Albertsons in Watauga, the store manager presented checks to Watauga Middle School and Hardeman and Watauga elementaries. The new Albertsons on the corner of Rufe Snow and Mid Cities Blvd. Also at the ribbon cutting, the principals had the opportunity to meet the Cheetos Cheetah.