Announcements

Classical guitar students collab with Hollywood director (En español)

Austin ISD classical guitar students and famed Hollywood film director Robert Rodriguez recently collaborated for a audio recording and music video for the Spy Kids film.   Why it matters: Our students are getting real world experience with a…

Audition Notice: Austin ISD 2024 Summer Theatre Series (En español)

Calling all actors, singers, dancers, musicians and technicians! The Austin ISD 2024 Summer Theatre Series auditions are open Feb. 1 through March 18.  Students can join the STS Blend Course to register and submit audition videos. Why it…

Board Names Matias Segura as Austin ISD Superintendent (En español)

Dear Austin ISD community, At the January 25 voting meeting of the Austin ISD Board of Trustees, the board hired Matias Segura as the new Austin ISD Superintendent, approving his contract with a unanimous vote. This is an important moment for our district.…

Austin ISD Board appoints Matias Segura as first homegrown superintendent (En español)

The Austin ISD School Board of Trustees appointed Matias Segura as the district’s superintendent at its regular board voting meeting Thursday. Segura's deep roots in the Austin ISD community, as both a former student and the son of a longtime teacher, make…

Austin ISD Students Participate in "We Love Austin Music Week" (En español)

Austin ISD students are participating in “We Love Austin Music Week”, an initiative by the non-profit Texas Cultural Trust.  TCT is an advocate for arts in education. Several schools in the district are participating in the week-long event. WLAM…

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Austin ISD Students Are Ready to Use Their Voices in the Texas Primary Elections (En español)

With the Texas primary voter registration deadline fast approaching on February 5, Eli Eskew, an 18-year-old Senior at Crockett Early College High School, is not wasting any time. On Friday, January 19, Eskew seized the opportunity to register to vote at a…

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Repurposing update: Rosedale to temporarily open as law enforcement training site (En español)

The former Rosedale School campus is set to temporarily open its door again as a training facility for law enforcement officials, with a goal of training as many as 750 officers in the first phase. 

Austin ISD works toward reducing budget deficit for next fiscal year (En español)

The budget process for the 2024-25 school year has begun!

Eyes on Safety: A walkthrough of Austin ISD's security protocols (En español)

As we step into the new semester, let's take a moment to go over our safety guidelines together, ensuring a safe and enjoyable continuation of the school year for all students and staff. Keeping campuses secure: Access to all doors at our schools is…

All Austin ISD classes, offices delayed two hours Jan. 17 (En español)

Dear Austin ISD community, Due to ongoing freezing temperatures, all Austin ISD classes will be on a two hour delay Wednesday, Jan. 17. All district offices will also be on a two hour delay. All after-school and/or outdoor activities will be…

All Austin ISD classes, offices delayed two hours Tuesday, Jan. 16 (En español)

Dear Austin ISD community, To ensure the safety of our students and staff, all Austin ISD classes will be on a two hour delay Tuesday, Jan. 16. All district offices will also be on a two hour delay. All after-school and/or outdoor activities will…

Past Due Special Education Evaluations Decreased by 82% Over Last Year (En español)

Roughly a year into implementing our comprehensive plan to address the backlog of Special Education evaluations to better meet the needs of students with disabilities, we’re beginning to see clear signs that the plan is working.  By the Numbers:…