Superintendent's column: VISD is helping students shine in education

With the STAAR testing so prominently upon us, I would like to take this opportunity to thank all of our VISD family members for their outstanding efforts to serve as a Champion for our Children. As I visit the campuses and departments across our "612 Square Miles of Excellence," I am always amazed by the passion, commitment and dedication that they display toward our students and toward each other. When describing the power of the VISD, I am reminded of the words of Krish Dhanam: "The message is clear: Plan with an attitude, prepare with aptitude, participate with servitude, receive with gratitude, and this should be enough to separate you from the multitudes." Read Story »