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October 2017

October 20, 2017

In celebration of Transportation Worker Appreciation Week, Austin ISD is honoring the 650 employees who run about 500 buses to transport 22,000 students every day."Our No. 1 priority of course is to make sure our students are safe, and safely...

October 19, 2017

Austin ISD once again took part in Jumpstart’s Read for the Record this year, a national campaign launched more than a decade ago to highlight the importance of building early literacy and language skills for all children.On Read for the Record day—...

October 12, 2017

In celebration of Food Service Workers Appreciation Week, Austin ISD is honoring the 650 employees who ensure that all AISD students have access to healthy, tasty food each day.Our teams serve around 80,000 meals each day, nearly 13 million meals...

October 9, 2017

Students at Cunningham Elementary School are learning hands-on techniques to relax and get focused through yoga and meditation.Cunningham Counselor Kimberly Skinner uses yoga as part of her guidance curriculum to have kids work on self regulation...

October 3, 2017

Austin ISD joined with the Coalition for Community Schools and others across the nation to celebrate Coordinator Appreciation Week on Sept. 25–29. Community school coordinators develop teams of staff in supportive roles, such as assistant principals...