Belton ISD eNews
March 9, 2023
MESSAGE FROM SUPERINTENDENT
Learn More about BISD’s Legislative Priorities
Last fall, the BISD Board of Trustees voted to adopted legislative priorities which address school finance to account for growth and current economic factors; Improve support for student learning and growth; and increase local control. Learn more about these issues.
Transfer Applications for Next Year Due March 31
The online transfer application window for the 2023-2024 school year is now open. This application is required for students who reside within the Belton ISD attendance zone but wish to transfer to another campus within the district or who reside outside Belton ISD. It’s required each year. Learn more.
Heads Up: Our Annual Survey is Coming Soon
We’re partnering with Gibson Consulting Group to conduct surveys of parents and students. We hope to better understand your perceptions of various aspects of your student’s experience. Parents will receive an email to their survey by March 21. Students will have the opportunity to complete the survey at school between March 20-31.
School-Day Road Closure Adjacent to New Tech, BECS Begins March 20
Beginning March 20, sections of North Blair Street will be closed during the school day to allow Belton New Tech students and staff to safely cross the street to reach satellite campus buildings. BECS families will not be impacted. Some parking for New Tech has been relocated to accommodate the closure. Learn more.
Be Prepared for Changes to STAAR/EOC Tests
Changes to the STAAR and end-of-course exams are coming this spring! Join us for a parent meeting to learn about the new test design and what you can do to set your student up for success. Meetings will be held 6:30-8 p.m. on March 28 at Belton New Tech @Waskow (320 N. Blair St.) and 8:30-10 a.m. on March 29 at the Administration Building (400 N. Wall St.).
March 13-17: Spring Break
March 20: Facilities Committee Meeting
March 23: Groundbreaking Ceremony for Hubbard Branch Elementary
March 27: Board Meeting
April 3: BEEF Golf Tournament
April 4: Policy Committee Meeting
April 7: Student/Teacher Holiday
Location: PO Box 269, Belton, TX 76513