“We are the wheels of the district” (En Español)

October 16-20 is Austin ISD Transportation Employees Appreciation Week and we would like to shine a spotlight on the extraordinary individuals who make up the Austin ISD transportation team— meet Rae Hudson. After a 20-years administrative career, in 2015…

Take a peek at the (school) year in numbers (en español)

Sadly, this is the end of another school year! No, it’s not sarcasm. Lots of amazing things happened in 2022-23. And I want to share some of them with you. If you’re like me and you love numbers – buckle up for this  journey!   Children spent 75,600…


Wi-Fi Buses Recognized With State-Level Award

Austin ISD has received an award for providing Wi-Fi buses to the community during the early days of the pandemic.  The Texas Association of School Boards Risk Management award recognizes school districts who try to mitigate risks to student or staff…

A student on a bus with a mask.

Students will need to wear masks on AISD buses

Students riding Austin ISD school buses will be required to wear a mask following federal orders provided by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. Why it matters: Because of Gov. Greg Abbott’s executive order, Austin ISD can’t mandate masks in our…

Students boarding a bus

AISD News Brief: Expanded Transportation

In the 2021-22 school year, new bus routes will begin rolling out at select schools to service families living within schools’ two-mile radius. AISD News Brief: Expanded Transportation from AISD.TV - Austin ISD on Vimeo.