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MEDIA ADVISORY: Latinos Recognized for Academic Achievement at AISD Award Ceremony

Austin ISD's Department of English Language Learners is hosting the Latino Academic Achievement Awards. The annual ceremony recognizes students for scholastic accomplishments and community leaders for advocacy, community service and volunteerism.

What: AISD will be recognizing more than 300 Latino students in grades 6-12 and three community leaders.

Travis HS students will emcee and will also provide the entertainment, including mariachis, a guitar ensemble and the Rebelettes dance group.

When: 10 a.m.–noon Saturday, May 7

Where: The University of Texas-LBJ Auditorium, 2315 Red River St.

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