The Firstmark Foundation pledges $80,000 in support of CAST Teach High School

Funds directly benefit Northside ISD’s first-of-its-kind teacher prep model classroom and library.   San Antonio, TX (May 19, 2022) – The Firstmark Foundation is pleased to announce its inaugural grant… Continue reading The Firstmark Foundation pledges $80,000 in support of CAST Teach High School

UP Partnership network gives thousands of dollars to high school students for youth-led projects

UP Partnership

UP Partnership’s youth voice network, Our Tomorrow, has given 11 youth-led groups from Southwest, East Central, San Antonio Independent School Districts and the Center For Young Minds grants worth a… Continue reading UP Partnership network gives thousands of dollars to high school students for youth-led projects

CAST Tech students prepare income taxes for free

CAST Tech Tax Prep

Forget Turbo Tax. Get your income taxes done for free by students at CAST Tech High School. Since January, dozens of students at the Centers for Applied Science and Technology… Continue reading CAST Tech students prepare income taxes for free

CAST Med High School jumpstarts medical careers

Tucked away at Brooks, just blocks from the University of the Incarnate World School of Osteopathic Medicine, CAST Med High School provides students from across the county a state-of-the-art education… Continue reading CAST Med High School jumpstarts medical careers

CAST Schools Participate in SAISD Campus Collaborative Art Fair

One student will walk away with a college scholarship to study art at the University of the Incarnate Word as Advanced Learning Academy, CAST Med, CAST Tech and other San… Continue reading CAST Schools Participate in SAISD Campus Collaborative Art Fair

Columbian City and School Leaders Launch Economic Development Visit at CAST Schools

Student Volunteers helping a family

A group of educators from the Colegio San Jose de Las Vegas and Colegio Hontanares in Medellín, Colombia begin their visit at CAST Schools to learn about their unique model for STEM programs… Continue reading Columbian City and School Leaders Launch Economic Development Visit at CAST Schools

ALA/Fox Tech/CAST Tech Mariachi Group Heads to State

ALA/Fox Tech/CAST Tech/ Mariachi Group Logo

  To the city of San Antonio Mariachi is more than a genre of music, it’s a tradition. At Fox Tech, that tradition has been around for over 30 years and… Continue reading ALA/Fox Tech/CAST Tech Mariachi Group Heads to State

CAST Teach Info Session and Speaker Series

CAST Teach High School will open its doors this fall and is the first school in San Antonio committed to inspire and prepare students for a career in the field… Continue reading CAST Teach Info Session and Speaker Series

Commentary: Best educators for a better tomorrow

Courtesy of the San Antonio Express-News Jeanne Russell, Ericka Olivarez and Dr. Brian Woods, For the Express-News Feb. 10, 2022 Olivia Rosas, 13, knew she wanted to be a teacher in… Continue reading Commentary: Best educators for a better tomorrow

Dr. Eddie Muzquiz Rodriguez Awarded Linguistically Responsive Principal of the Year by SAISD

  San Antonio ISD Dual Langauge, ESL, and Migrant Department recognized CAST Med Principal, Dr. Eddie Muzquiz Rodriguez, as the Linguistically Responsive Principal of the Year, at this year’s Siempre Bilingüe Conference. The award recognizes the… Continue reading Dr. Eddie Muzquiz Rodriguez Awarded Linguistically Responsive Principal of the Year by SAISD