Austin ISD Winter Break/Vacaciones de invierno del Austin ISD

All Austin ISD office and campuses are closed Dec. 23–Jan. 2. Staff return Friday, Jan. 3. The first day of classes is Tuesday, Jan. 7, 2020 for the following schools: High Schools: Austin, Eastside Memorial, International Middle Schools: Martin, O. Henry…

Students at holiday celebration

Metz and Sànchez elementaries celebrate holidays together

Students at Metz and Sànchez elementary schools dressed in reindeer outfits and sang classic holiday tunes as their parents smiled and took video. This cheerful scene took place at the winter celebration of Metz and Sànchez elementaries, which included food,…

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200 Austin ISD Families Receive Computers

More than 200 AISD families at Houston Elementary school in South Austin received computers. AISD and the City of Austin along with PCs for People helped distribute refurbished desktop computers to students and their families enrolled at Uphaus Early…

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Stay In the Know with Texts

Austin ISD is now offering families the option to receive texts for multiple types of district messages. If you would like to get texts from the district or your campus, first make sure your contact numbers and email in your Parent Cloud account are updated…

McCallum High School Principal Brandi Hosak

Brandi Hosack Hired as Principal at McCallum High School

Austin ISD is proud to welcome a new leader at McCallum High School.  Brandi Hosack is the new principal at McCallum High School. Hosack has been the Acting Principal since June 2019.  She came to AISD from North Forney High School in Forney, Texas where she…

Austin ISD Announces Schools Frozen to Transfers in 2020–21

Each year, Austin ISD determines which schools (K–12) should be frozen to transfers because they have, or are expected to have, enrollments that exceed their capacities. Also, some schools are frozen to maintain stability in tracking patterns. 

Austin ISD Seeks Feedback on TEA Special Education Survey / El Austin ISD solicita comentarios en una encuesta de la TEA sobre servicios de educación especial

The Texas Education Agency is doing a routine review of special education services Austin ISD provides to our students.  As part of this review of services, the district is seeking feedback from families, teachers, administrators and staff on a TEA survey…

Revised Human Sexuality & Responsibility Lessons, Resources Available Online, on Campuses

Austin ISD trustees Oct. 28 unanimously approved new Human Sexuality and Responsibility curriculum and teacher resources.

Reimagine, Reinvest, Reinvent: AISD Board Approves School Changes Proposals

The Austin ISD Board of Trustees has approved the first phase of the School Changes proposals, which will bring better learning environments and academic opportunities to students, staff and community.  The approved plan includes seven academic supports or…

Vote on Options for the 2020–21 School Calendar / Votar en opciones para el calendario 2020–21

Austin ISD is currently working on the calendar for the 2020–21 school year. The Calendar Task Force has worked very hard to prepare three calendar options.  Please take a moment to review the summary of each calendar option below and cast your vote online…

Austin ISD School Changes Recommendations / Recomendaciones de los Cambios Escolares del Austin ISD

Austin ISD has released the School Changes recommendations that will be discussed with possible action at the Nov. 18 Board of Trustees Regular Voting Meeting. 

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AISD invests in unique learning environments

The Austin Independent School District classrooms are getting redesigned furniture—including improved desks and tables—that will create a better learning environment for students and teachers.