North Forest ISD

They fought a good fight but now the district is now apart of HISD some 7000 students will be effect and north forest employees will have to apply for position at HISD. Read More

Over the last few months SUNDAY MORNING LIVE has brought you the details regarding the NORTH FOREST INDEPENDENT SCHOOL DISTRICT. Here is the latest update. The North Forest hearing before Judge Weissner will be in Austin this Thursday, June 13. Judge Weissner put the temporary restraining order on TEA & HISD to halt their merger […]

Recently the state ordered NFISD to shut its doors and turn over the keys to HISD. NFISD contends that they have improved over the last few years and deserve to remain open and independent. The state says their improvement isn’t insufficient and professes that HISD would do a better job at the helm. What will […]

    The North Forest ISD Community will have a march and rally Saturday May 4th at 1 pm starting at the Family Dollar on Holmstead and Tidwell on Houston’s Northeast side and ending at Forest Brook Junior High Campus. They’re asking for all parents, grand parents, alumni, pastors and teachers to attend.  


The Texas Education Agency ordered  the North Forest Independent School District to close and merge with Houston ISD. This decision will be effective July 1, 2013. “We at North Forest ISD are disappointed by the TEA’s decision to merge North Forest with HISD,” said North Forest ISD Superintendent Edna Forté. “We truly believe partnering with the charter […]

North Forest school district attorney Chris Tritico files a motion with the Texas Education Agency asking for the removal of the deputy commissioner hearing the…

According to Superintendent Edna Forte, North Forest ISD has a daunting task ahead in an effort to prevent closure. has the complete story. Read More is reporting that the Houston Independent School District and North Forest ISD have canceled all after-school programs Wednesday due to severe weather. Many parts of Houston have received heavy flooding, however the storm should clear out by early afternoon. Read More

The North Forest Independent School District celebrated on Monday a $1 million donation from the energy company BP America to improve math and science education for students. George McShan, the president of the state-appointed board of managers in North Forest, said the money will help students with more hands-on learning, though a detailed spending plan […]