Announcements

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“Proud to be Hispanic” Virtual Talent Show / Espectáculo virtual de talento "Orgulloso de ser hispano"

Every year from Sept. 15 to Oct. 15, Austin ISD joins the rest of the country to observe National Hispanic Heritage Month—a celebration of the diverse cultures and riveting histories of the people in this country with ancestral roots in Spain, Mexico, and…

AISD Awarded District of Distinction from Texas Art Education Association

We are #AISDProud this week as AISD has been awarded a District of Distinction award from the Texas Art Education Association for the second year in a row. This annual award goes to school districts that lead the way in visual arts. The school districts are…

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An Important Message From Superintendent Elizalde / Un mensaje importante del Superintendente Elizalde

Dear Austin ISD Community, As we prepare to provide parents the option of face-to-face instruction on Monday, October 5, I first want to thank everyone for a successful virtual launch of the 2020-21 school year. Even though virtual instruction has challenges…

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Austin ISD Phase-in Period / Periodo de transición por fases del Austin ISD

First of all, it is important to note that Austin ISD will continue to offer a 100% virtual learning option for as long as the Texas Education Agency (TEA) allows us to do so. As a public education entity, we must provide on-campus learning to anyone who…

Open for Learning

AISD Open for Learning Newsletter: First day, phase-in period and more / Boletín informativo Abierto para el aprendizaje del AISD: El primer día, periodo de transición por fases y más

Top Story: Successful First Day Thank you to all of our students, families, teachers, support staff and community members who worked so hard to help Austin ISD prepare for the first day of remote learning. This is a year unlike any other, but your…

Take the AISD Instructional Model Preference Survey / Responda la encuesta sobre el modelo de instrucción del AISD que prefiere

Your voice is always valuable to us, and especially now as the district continues working through reopening campuses for the 2020–21 school year. Below is a link to the final, short survey that asks your instructional model preference for your student(s)…

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Superintendent Embarks on First-Day Tour

To celebrate the first day of school, AISD Superintendent Dr. Stephanie S. Elizalde went on a tour of campuses both virtually and in person, introducing herself to students and their teachers as they begin their new school year. The visit allows students and…

Food to Go

AISD to Provide Free Meals through December/El AISD proporcionará comidas gratuitas hasta diciembre

The Texas Department of Agriculture recently announced an extension of current school meal programs through December 31. This extension allows Austin ISD to continue to provide free meals for any child under 19, or those over the age of 19 who are utilizing…

Austin Under 40

Two of AISD's Own Become Finalists for Austin Under 40 Award

We are #AISDProud this week as LBJ Early College High School Principal Jon Bailey and Social Emotional Learning Mindfulness Specialist James Butler were nominated for an Austin Under 40 finalist award. The Award is given out annually and is usually a black-…

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Reopen Plan, Wi-Fi buses and more/Plan de reapertura, autobuses con wifi y más

AISD Open For Learning Newsletter, Top Story: Back to School and Reopening Plan We are excited for school to start online this Tuesday, Sept. 8. We want to remind you that for the first four weeks, instruction will be on-line with your child’s teacher.…

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Austin ISD Expands Wi-Fi Bus Service Times/El Austin ISD expande el horario de servicio de los autobuses con wifi

Austin ISD Expands Wi-Fi Bus Service Times Austin ISD will continue to use Wi-Fi-enabled buses to provide free internet access to students. Beginning Tuesday, Sept. 8 until October 5, Austin ISD has expanded the times its Wi-Fi buses are available from 7:30…

Community Questions for Dr. Elizalde / Preguntas de la comunidad para la Dra. Elizalde

Dear Austin Community, Thank you for reaching out to me to learn more about my views and experiences. I am pleased to share with you my response to your questions. / Estimada comunidad de Austin: Gracias por comunicarse conmigo para averiguar más sobre mis…