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The HATT Insider - August 2021

1,2,3 Bedroom Apartments Available


The Housing Authority of Texarkana Texas is accepting applications for its newly renovated 1, 2, and 3 Bedroom Apartments!


  • Ages 55 and up or Disabled for 1 BR

Apply online at: 

1,2, 1nd 3 Bedroom Apartments all info above



First Time Homebuyers

FHL Bank Atlanta's First-time Homebuyer Product provides up to $7,500 in down-payment, closing-cost, and principal reduction assistance for the purchase of a home by a first-time homebuyer. Homebuyers must meet product eligibility requirements and apply for funding through a participating member financial institution.

The First-time Homebuyer Product can help you:

  • Differentiate yourself from the competition
  • Create relationships with real estate agents, builders, employers, and other industry professionals
  • Reach new customer markets and originate new mortgages
  • Reduce principal loan balance and qualify more potential homebuyers

Product Highlights

  • Maximum funding per household is $7,500
  • The homebuyer must contribute at least $1,000
  • The homebuyer must have income that is less than or equal to 80% of the county area median income or the state median family income for the area, adjusted for family size as published annually by the Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD), whichever is higher
  • Funding is available for owned-occupied homes located within the United States and its territories
  • Eligible properties include:
    • Owner-occupied 1-4 family properties
    • Townhouses, condos
    • Foreclosed properties
    • Cooperatives
    • Manufactured and Mobile Housing
    • New construction (within 45 days of closing)

*Additional requirements apply. Please see the Bank's Affordable Housing Program Implementation Plan for more information.

Federal Home Loan Bank of Atlanta
1475 Peachtree Street, N.E.  Atlanta, GA 30309  1.800.536.9650

1st Time Home Buyer Info above

Customer Service Survey

HATT Clients please provide your feedback on the level of customer service you have had or are now receiving from Envolve. A paper copy of the survey is available upon request.

Envolve Responds Flow Chart for Residents see info above

TISD School Supply List and Orientation

  • Pre-K & Kindergarten Orientation
  • Morriss K Orientation 
  • TMSCA Orientation and Schedule Pick-Up
  • Texas Middle School 7th Grade Meet the Teacher & Schedule Pick Up
  • Texas Middle School 8th Grade Meet the Teacher & Schedule Pick-Up
  • Texas High School Meet the Teacher
  • Tiger Camp (Freshman Orientation) 

Westlawn Elementary Back to School Bus Tour

Thursday, August 5
Westlawn Elementary Teachers and Staff will be handing out:

  • Fun Give-a-Ways
  • Treats
  • Important Info About School and Community Resources

Here's Where You Will Find Us:

5:05-5:20 pm - Bright Street Homes and Hampton Homes (will make stops at both locations)

5:25-6:05 pm - The Oaks, Pecan Ridge and Rosehill Ridge (stopping at all 3 locations)

6:10-6:40 pm - Beverly Neighborhood (coming down Wheeler Street from New Boston Road to the Community Garden)

6:45-7:00 pm - Woodbridge Apartments

For more information, Contact:
Amberly Shaw, Family Engagement Specialist

Back to School Bus Tour Postcard all info above

Meet The Teacher Night

TISD Elementary
Grades 1-5
Monday, August 9
5:00-7:00 pm

Take the opportunity to:

  • Meet with School Faculty
  • Learn more about the School and Curriculum
  • Tour the Campus

Three Feet Social Distancing Recommended: Facial Mask Optional

Highland Park Elementary
401 West 25th Street

Morriss Elementary
4826 University Park

Nash Elementary
100 Burton

Spring Lake Park
4324 Ghio Fish Boulevard

Theron Jones Early Literacy Center
2600 West 15th Street

Waggoner Creek Elementary
6335 Gibson Lane

Wake Village Elementary
400 Wildcat Drive

Westlawn Elementary
410 Westlawn Drive

Meet the Teacher postcard 2021-22 all Elementaries info above

9th Annual Hillier Community Back to School Health Fair

August 7th, 2021
9 am-12 pm

Located at: Faith Assembly of God
2001 Arkansas Blvd.
Texarkana, AR 71854


We will be giving away:

  • Backpack with school supplies! *Children must be present to receive a backpack.*
  • Haircuts
  • Physicals
  • Food
  • Other goodies provided by Local Community Involvement

Donate Blood!
Donate Online


HHF Flyer Back to School all info above

Pandemic Electronic Benefit Transfer

P-EBT is a food benefit for families with children who temporarily lost access to free or reduced-price meals at school during the COVID-19 pandemic. Schools will send families a link to the application so they can apply once it is open. For more information visit or call the P-EBT Call Center at 833-442-1255.

P-EBT Flyer in English 
P-EBT Flyer in Spanish

Educational Opportunity Center

Helping over 1,831 students START at the college, university, or vocational school of their choice.

We Assist With:

  • College Admission Applications
  • Financial Aid Applications (FAFSA)
  • Scholarship Navigation
  • Academic and Career Exploration
  • GED Completion
  • College Success Strategies
  • Entrance Examination Fee Payment

Let us help you START!


Educational Opportunity Center all info above