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February 2016

February 29, 2016

In celebration of Youth Art Month, student artists will have their masterpieces on display at schools throughout the district during March.  Brentwood Elementary School kicks things off with an Encore Night on March 8, highlighting special programs...

February 24, 2016

February is African-American Heritage Month, a time to honor the legacies of those who have paved the way for Austin ISD students. From Dr. Charles Akins to L.C. Anderson to Volma Overton, AISD has benefitted from countless African-American leaders.

February 18, 2016

Supply the Teachers launched today with more than $1.3 million in 3M supplies for AISD teachers, which will be distributed as 6,300 gift boxes.The new nonprofit organization brings business partners and community members together to raise funds for...

February 17, 2016

In planning the future of Austin ISD, there are many opportunities to consider. This includes Imagine Northeast Austin, a potential campus on a 10-acre site in the Mueller neighborhood.

February 16, 2016

Update 9:26 p.m. Feb.16: Classes at Bowie High School will continue as scheduled tomorrow, February 17. AISD plumbing staff were able to locate the water line break and make all necessary repairs.  Bowie High School students were released at about 1...

February 11, 2016

Austin ISD wants to hear from the community as we discuss a possible facility in the Mueller neighborhood in northeast Austin.We're calling this process Imagine Northeast Austin, and we want to get your input to help us answer several questions:What...

February 10, 2016

Last Monday, the Austin ISD Board of Trustees voted to adopt Professional Pathways for Teachers, a new teacher appraisal system. The overarching goals of PPfT are to promote professional development for teachers and increase student achievement.

February 3, 2016

Bertha Sadler Means Young Women’s Leadership Academy was one of five schools in the nation to receive a grant of up to $100,000 as a finalist in the Northrop Grumman Foundation’s Fab School Labs contest.Aimed at promoting science, technology,...

February 3, 2016

Selecting a school is one of the most important choices a family can make. Jan. 24–30 was National School Choice Week, and we want the world to know that AISD provides a menu of choices found nowhere else in Austin.

February 1, 2016

Selecting a school is one of the most important choices a family can make. Jan. 24–30 is National School Choice Week, and we want the world to know that AISD provides a menu of choices found nowhere else in Austin. AISD’s advanced academics prepare...