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Reminder: AISD, APIE Host a Tribute to Employee Excellence at Salute, May 14

District to Announce Teacher and Principals of the Year, Among Others

Austin, Texas—The Austin Independent School District invites staff members, families and community members to celebrate district employees who commit their time, talent and energy to help strengthen Austin schools.

What: Salute, an annual event honoring AISD staff members

When: 6:30-8 p.m. Tuesday, May 14

Where: The Long Center for the Performing Arts, 701 W. Riverside Dr.

Background: AISD is teaming up with Austin Partners In Education to host Salute, which gives the community an opportunity to recognize some of AISD's most outstanding staff members. This year, the Teacher of the Year, Principal of the Year, Classified Staff of the Year, National Board Certified Teachers and Teachers of Promise will be announced and recognized. In addition, for the first time, AISD’s Assistant Principal of the Year, Librarian of the Year and Counselor of the Year will be recognized.

The event will include student performances, guest presenters and prizes. The City of Austin serves as a signature sponsor for Salute.