The Board of Trustees and Superintendent recognized the outstanding efforts of two BISD employees who acted promptly to save others at the Board Meeting held on January 17, 2017.  BISD Security Officer Jose Castillo assisted a female motorist in removing her 2 small children from a burning vehicle in front of Porter ECHS on October 26, 2016.  Frances Cowen, a Hudson Elementary second grade teacher, successfully performed the Heimlich Maneuver on a colleague who was choking on food in December 2016.  Both were awarded the BISD Superintendent’s Life Saving Champion Award.