Announcements

Austin ISD becomes the First School District in Texas to adopt the Good Food Purchasing Program

 Providing healthy, fair, and sustainable food The Austin Independent School District has adopted the Good Food Purchasing Program, and is the first school district in the state to commit to purchasing food to promote the production and consumption of…

Spring into Summer Wellness with Austin ISD and Community Partners

Stress less during the summer knowing your child has everything they need to go back to school in August.   Families are invited to two events at North Central Health Center and Southeast Health Center for two days of free fun activities.

Fulmore Middle School hosts a Capstone Fair with graduating 8th graders

The Capstone Fair is a culminating project for 50 8th grade students graduating from the Fulmore Humanities, Law, and Global Studies Program. Students have chosen a social issue, researched it extensively through out the year, volunteered and have created a…

Message from Superintendent Paul Cruz: All are welcome

At Austin Independent School District, All Are Welcome. The District believes that a valuable element of education is development of respect for all individuals, regardless of race, color, religion, sex, gender, gender identity, gender expression, sexual…

Free Physicals available for Austin ISD students participating in sports and band

In partnership with Travis County Medical Society, Austin ISD will offer free physicals for Middle and High School students who want to participate in athletics, cheerleading or high school marching band in 2019-2020 school year.  These clinics are available…

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Bowie Journalism Teacher, Michael Reeves, Awarded National High School Journalism Teacher of the Year

Every year the Columbia Scholastic Press Association recognizes Journalism teachers across the country with the Special Recognition Adviser Award. The 2019 National High School Journalism Teacher Awards competition was cosponsored by the Dow Jones News Fund…

Austin ISD Proud: Three High School Students bring home top awards in Texas Science and Engineering Fair

On March 29-30 more than 4,000 participants, teachers, family members, friends judges, and sponsors gathered on the Texas A&M University campus to attend the state Texas Science and Engineering Fair.  

Austin ISD's 2019 Volunteers of the Year

Whether they are tutoring students, helping out in the cafeteria, decorating a bulletin board or serving as field trip chaperones, volunteers make an important difference in Austin ISD schools. April is Volunteer Appreciation Month, and campuses have…

Prom Rack Sat., April 6 from 1:30-6 p.m., Lanier Early College High School

Prom Rack Event Gives Away Dresses To Central Texas Teens

While finding the perfect prom dress can be the stuff of teenage dreams, this treasured tradition can also be the source of stress because of expenses that quickly add up.

AISD Proud: 2019 Teachers of the Year Surprised by Superintendent

Superintendent Paul Cruz surprised four teachers in their classrooms today to announce their selection as Austin ISD's 2019 Teachers of the Year for elementary and secondary schools. Being selected as a Teacher of the Year is one of the highest honors the…

HEB excellence in education awards

Austin ISD Teachers Named Finalists for 2019 H-E-B Excellence in Education Awards

Eight Central Texas area educators have been named finalists for the 2019 H-E-B Excellence in Education Awards, spotlighting them as some of the best educators in Texas. Six teachers were presented with a $1,000 check for themselves and a $1,000 check for…

Williams Elementary School

AISD Board of Trustees Approve Williams Elementary School Principal Appointment

The Austin ISD Board of Trustees has appointed Natalie Cardona-Villanueva to serve as principal of Williams Elementary School. The board approved the decision at its March 25 regular board meeting.  Cardona-Villanueva most recently served as interim…