Back-to-School

V.I.S.D. updates Covid-19 safety measures

Covid-19 positive student and staff case numbers reach higher than 667

VICTORIA, Texas - Due to the drastic increase in Covid-19 cases in Victoria I.S.D., the school district has updated their safety measures for students and staff. In the past eight days,…

Parent concerned for child's safety while at school

One parent wants V.I.S.D. to offer more options to students who fear getting COVID-19

VICTORIA, Texas - Many students and their parents are eager to return to in-person learning, but as COVID cases still wreak havoc on communities across the country, it has some parents…

V.I.S.D. Covid-19 case numbers

Updates provided at the end of every week

VICTORIA, Texas - As students return back to school for the 2021-22 school year, Victoria I.S.D. is providing weekly updates on the…

Driscoll Health Plan donated 14,000 backpacks

Backpacks and other school supplies were donated to students in South Texas

TEXAS - In July and August, Driscoll Health Plan donated 14,000 backpacks and other school supplies to students at 31 back-to-school events held across South Texas. For over 10 years,…

VISD lays out COVID-19 plans for 2021-2022 school year

Masks will not be required, but are encouraged

VICTORIA, Texas - With school starting back tomorrow and with covid cases still active and on the rise in some areas, the return to school might look different this year.…

TxDOT recommends drivers to be safe, drive smart for new school year

Many more kids are going to be walking and riding their bikes to school this month, here are some tips TxDOT offers for all drivers out on the road.

VICTORIA, Texas - As the new academic year continues for kids, everyone is responsible for keeping children safe while on their way to and…

VISD school board meetings will broadcast on cable channels

Starting this Friday, the board meetings will be broadcast to the City's cable cah

The Victoria Independent School District’s school board members gather for a meeting on June 10 at the VISD administration building, 102 Profit Drive. Starting Friday, the meetings will be broadcast to the City’s cable channels 15…

Victoria College Board adopts budget and property tax rate

Victoria College's Board of Trustees voted unanimously voted to adopt the college's 2021-2022 operating budget and set the property tax rate

VICTORIA, Texas - Following a public hearing on Monday, August 16, Victoria College's Board of Trustees unanimously voted to adopt the college's operating budget and set the property tax rate for the 2021-2022…

Calhoun I.S.D. implements new Jump Start Program, amidst pandemic

While the first day back might cause some anxiety among parents and students, Calhoun ISD remains prepared with a new accelerated learning program.

CALHOUN, Texas - Administrators at Hope High School in the Calhoun County I.S.D. are starting the year off on the right foot. Teachers, administrators, and staff are…

Students and administrators weigh in on the first day of school

Calhoun ISD started their academic year on Wednesday, August 11, and they are eager to be back in the classroom.

CALHOUN, Texas - Many students are still looking forward to their first day of school, despite the unease of the delta variant and how it can affect the normal classroom learning experience. According to Assistant Superintendent Kelly Taylor, they are…

Yorktown Chamber of Commerce to hold Back-to-School Bash

Here are the details

YORKTOWN, Texas - If you are interested in another Back-to-School event, the Yorktown Chamber of Commerce will be holding a Back-to-School Bash. On Wednesday, Aug. 11, from 6 to 8 p.m., there will be vendors and food trucks located in…

Back-to-School news and updates

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VICTORIA, Texas - If you are looking for news and updates on back-to-school for your student, make sure to visit 25 News Now's Back-to-School page. While visiting our Back-to-School page, make sure…

Stroman Middle School closes after air quality report

Mold was found inside the school, Stroman students and staff will start the year at Liberty Academy

VICTORIA, Texas - Stroman Middle School is now closed due to a recent air quality report. Stroman Middle School will close until further notice after mold was found…

Stores collecting supplies for students

YORKTOWN, Texas - Stores collecting supplies for students. Three boutiques in Yorktown joined forces to collect supplies and to host a back-to-school bash. Amber Pawlik and…

Cuero Back To School backpack drive Saturday

Drive through back pack event at Cuero City Park.

There's a backpack drive for schoolkids Kindergarten through eighth grade planned for the Cuero City Park tomorrow from 10:00 A.M.-Noon.

SLIDESHOW: Pack the Bus underway through Sunday

Pack the Bus started more than 20 years ago

VICTORIA, Texas- Victoria is helping collect school supplies for area children. 25 News Now anchor Carolina Astrain and team spent all day Friday encouraging the community to donate. To learn more click here.