March 19, 2020 Update for Kilgore ISD

Hello Kilgore Bulldog families,

This is Andy Baker with your Kilgore Schools, today is Thursday, March 19 at 6:15pm. 

I have two quick informational items for you with this phone message:

  1.  The governor of Texas has closed all public school districts for students and community members from Monday, March 23 – Friday, April 3rd.  School Districts may still bring in necessary staff members in order to keep buildings up and running, and to allow teachers access to materials to continue teaching the students of Texas
  2. I've just posted a video update to our website.  You can see the video by following the link in your email, the link currently being sent out to our district and campus social media pages, or by going directly to

My video update includes the following topics:

  • KISD campuses are closed through April 3, 2020.
  • Ongoing meal service for KISD students
  • At-Home Educational Services that will begin this coming Monday, March 23rd
  • A new district email address to provide you a way to ask any and all questions that you may have about Kilgore ISD and our current COVID-19 public health situation

Please know that this first video update has been posted to our website but the service we are using for our video updates is currently

Finally, I want to thank everyone for all of the support and encouragement.  Please continue practicing CDC recommended handwashing practices and social distancing to help keep your family and our community safe.

We are Kilgore Proud!