More than 4,000 more NBISD, CISD students return to campus for second nine-week period

Over 10% more students returned to campus in New Braunfels ISD and Comal ISD at the start of the second nine-week grading period than did at the beginning of the school year. (Courtesy Adobe Stock)
Over 10% more students returned to campus in New Braunfels ISD and Comal ISD at the start of the second nine-week grading period than did at the beginning of the school year. (Courtesy Adobe Stock)

Over 10% more students returned to campus in New Braunfels ISD and Comal ISD at the start of the second nine-week grading period than did at the beginning of the school year. (Courtesy Adobe Stock)

Over 10% more students returned to campus in New Braunfels ISD and Comal ISD at the start of the second nine-week grading period than did at the beginning of the school year, according to NBISD and CISD officials.

Students in each district are given the option to choose between in-person and on-campus learning two weeks before the start of each quarter. The second quarter began Oct. 19 for both school districts.


As of Oct. 21, 7,089 NBISD students returned to campus and 2,180 chose remote learning, indicating a jump from 62% to 76.5% of students participating in face-to-face instruction for the second grading period.

CISD reported that 74% of students returned to campus for the second grading period, up from 60% at the start of the school year.

According to NBISD and CISD district officials, some students may experience class changes or teacher changes as the districts balance classes to accommodate more students returning to campus.
By Lauren Canterberry

Reporter, New Braunfels

Lauren joined Community Impact Newspaper as a reporter in October 2019. After graduating with a degree in journalism from the University of Georgia in Athens, Georgia, Lauren was a freelance journalist and worked as a college English teacher in China. At CI, Lauren covers education, local government, transportation, business, real estate development and nonprofits in New Braunfels.



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