Windham prepares students to be contributing members of their communities through robust and innovative program opportunities.
During the 2021-2022 school year:
First Day of School for the Bluebonnet Region
October 2 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
11 new campuses, formerly privately operated, in which Windham assumed responsibility through a contract with the Texas Department of Criminal Justice (TDCJ) and will begin academic, career and technical education (CTE) and life skills courses for the 2023-2024 school year
STRIVE Graduation at Mt. View
October 10 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
The Strength Through Restoration, Independence, Vision and Empowerment (STRIVE) reentry program prepares women to successfully reenter their communities by providing essential trauma-informed programming, career readiness, industry certifications, employment referrals and community support. This program is led by the Reentry and Integration Division of TDCJ and operates in collaboration with the Windham School District and the following TDCJ Divisions: Correctional Institutions, Rehabilitation Programs, Parole; and agency volunteers.
Jordan Campus Graduation
A formal ceremony honoring Windham graduates who earned their high school equivalency (HSE) certificate or career and technical education (CTE) certificate. The ceremony includes a commencement speaker and attendance of approved families, as well as TDCJ and Windham staff. The ceremony lasts approximately 60-90 minutes and includes family visitation of graduates during the reception.
Programs That Make a Difference
Windham aspires to prepare students through educational achievement, career and technical education, academic instruction and life skills training. The district’s ultimate goal is to better equip students to progress to postsecondary education and reenter the workforce within their communities.