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CCISD needs to stand up to its teachers

It has come to the attention of this website that teachers are circulating a petition to keep schools closed in the fall. This petition is aimed at the Texas Education Agency and requesting that remote learning be the default for the entire fall semester. Apparently sending teachers and children back into the classroom is “reckless […]

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Our daughters are not safe in CCISD schools

It’s very easy to miss Vawn Stearnes’s plea to the Clear Creek ISD Board of Trustees at the November 18, 2019 Board meeting. The meeting is dominated by the School Start Time Committee and Dr. Greg Smith’s milquetoast recommendations, as well as Targeted Improvement Plans for Brookside Intermediate, Stewart Elementary, and Clear View High School. […]

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CCISD endangers students during Tropical Storm Imelda

While Clear Creek ISD made a wise call on Wednesday, September 18 when it cancelled school across the district due to Tropical Storm Imelda, it immediately reversed all good will the next day. Despite reassurances via email, text, and phone that the district was monitoring the weather situation closely and was engaged in conference calls […]

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CCISD finally tightens volunteer background checks, but is it enough?

We know we can’t let just anyone into our children’s schools. While the majority of people who sign up to volunteer are genuinely interested in making the year magical for our children and are good people who can be trusted, there are always a few that can’t. Clear Creek ISD has finally woken up to […]

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School bus safety isn’t a CCISD priority

CCISD pays a lot of lip service when it comes to school safety, but the stark reality is that school bus safety is not a priority for the district nor the Board of Trustees, as evidenced by two key gaps: not enough storage for bus security camera footage – and no seat belts on the […]

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