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The Transition from North Forest ISD to HISD

Hilliard ES principal Mike Walker, left, works to prepare his new school for students, July 1, 2013.

Hilliard ES principal Mike Walker, left, works to prepare his new school for students, July 1, 2013.

Yellow HISD work vans fill the parking lot, and the smell of paint permeates the air inside Fonwood Elementary School, a former North Forest ISD campus. Dr. Kimberly Agnew-Borders, the new principal, is in the front office overseeing the school’s transition to Fonwood Early Childhood Center.

“We are getting ready to welcome a new class of four-year-olds to our campus,” said Dr. Agnew-Borders, who previously served as the principal of Wesley Elementary School. She is interviewing teachers, meeting parents who show up to enroll their children, picking Formica, and generally directing the re-purposing of the school.

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