News & Happenings
Deon Williams, a math interventionist at Jennie Reid Elementary School, and Amy Lashley, a science teacher at James H. Baker Sixth Grade Campus were named the 2023-24 District Teachers of the Year at the May 18 La Porte ISD Service Awards celebration at Bulldog Centre.
La Porte ISD voters passed Propositions A, B and C of the proposed 2023 Bond by landslide margins, approving the $235 million package to address aging facilities, safety and security, technology and infrastructure, and athletics.
Dr. Kade Griffin and Linda Hyde have been named as the 2022-23 La Porte ISD Principals of the Year for secondary and elementary, respectively.
La Porte ISD Superintendent Dr. Walter Jackson has been elected to serve on the Governing Board of AASA, The School Superintendent’s Association. He is one of three Texas representatives on the national board and will replace Kim Alexander, CEO of Collegiate Edu-Nation.
La Porte ISD campuses have named their Teachers of the Year for the 2023-24 school year. Campus honorees are chosen by their peers for their ability as skilled teachers and a love of teaching and learning, among several other characteristics.
La Porte ISD will hold a Prekindergarten and Kindergarten registration event on April 18 for students entering those grades in the 2023-24 school year.
Safety and security would be upgraded across La Porte ISD under Proposition A of the 2023 Bond proposal.
Eight La Porte High School Lady Dawg basketball players capped the 2022-23 season with All-District honors, including three players who were named to 18-5A’s First Team and one player who earned the district’s Most Valuable Player award. Ten players were additionally awarded Academic All-District honors.