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Year in Review and a Look Ahead to 2021-22

  • Presented on June 3, 2021

    District leaders provide an overview of accomplishments during the 2020-21 school year, and things to look foward to this summer and beyond.


High School Master Schedules for 2021-22

  • Presented on May 27, 2021

    CHISD District and Campus Leadership provide detailed information about the implemantation of Block Scheduling for the 2021-22 school year.


Texas Success Initiative Assessment (TSIA)

  • Presented on May 4, 2021

    Members of the Academics and Counseling Services departments discuss the Texas Success Initiative Assessment (TSIA). To view the questions and answers submitted through ThoughtExchange, click here.


Spring Testing

  • Presented on March 30, 2021

    Members of the Academics department discuss STAAR testing details and offer feedback to parents/guardians with specific questions about their scholars.


The ARD/IEP Process for Parents

  • Presented on March 4, 2021

    Special Education staff review the ARD (Admission, Review and Dismissal) meeting procedures as part of a scholar's IEP (Individualized Education Program).


Course Selection 101

  • Presented on February 25, 2021

    District staff members discuss the online course selection process for current 5th through 11th grade scholars.


Power Up: Longhorns Connected

  • Presented on February 23, 2021

    CHISD Technology staff members review the new Chromebook Student and Parent Handbook.


Choose Your Seat, Part 2

  • Presented on January 19, 2021

    CHISD leaders provided an overview of the District's Secondary School Choice programs and Career and Technical Education (CTE) pathways.


Choose Your Seat

  • Presented on December 8, 2020

    CHISD leaders and parents provided information about the District's Elementary School Choice programs and their experience in said programs.


Beyond High School

  • Presented on November 10, 2020

    GEAR UP brought speakers from the University North Texas, Texas State Technical College and the United States Air force to discuss college, career and military options for scholars after high school. An attendance update was also provided.


Supporting Your Scholar's Social and Emotional Health During COVID-19

  • Presented on October 27, 2020

    Members of Student Services/Counseling and CHISD's Administration presented information on ways to assist scholars with their social and emotional health. They also aswered questions submitted by parents and guardians.


The Blueprint, Part 2

  • Presented on October 2, 2020

    Members of Cedar Hill ISD's Executive Cabinet, Administration and teachers presented Part 2 of the Blueprint overview and aswered questions submitted by parents and guardians.


Assessments

  • Presented on September 29, 2020

    Members of Academics presented information on testing and aswered questions.


Grading Policy and Section 504

  • Presented on September 15, 2020

    Members of Student Services and campus staff presented information and aswered questions.


Schoology, Part 2

  • Presented on September 1, 2020

    Academics reviewed Schoology's attendance procedures and, along with School Leadership, answered questions.


Schoology, Part 1

  • Presented on August 31, 2020

    Academics provided an overview of Schoology, the District's new Learning Management System.


Montessori, Advanced Academics, Collegiate & CTE

  • Presented on August 27, 2020

    Campus and department leaders provided information and answered questions regarding the Montessori program at Lake Ridge Elementary, Advanced Academics, the Collegiate Pathway, and Career and Technical Education (CTE).


Special Education y Español

  • Presented on August 25, 2020

    Department leaders answered questions and provided an overview of Special Education Services and Bilingual/ESL (this portion was presented in Spanish).


Registration, Athletics & Fine Arts

  • Presented on August 18, 2020

    Department leaders provided an overview of Registration, Athletics and Fine Arts and answered questions submitted by families.


The Blueprint Overview and Q&A