Supporting AISD Students and Families

On Aug. 4, Austin ISD, in collaboration with the city of Austin, will host its 13th Annual Back to School Bash and Safety Fair from noon - 3 p.m. at the Palmer Events Center. Almost 150 community organizations and district departments will provide information and activities to prepare AISD students for a safe and successful school year.

Austin ISD is also providing free shuttles at locations throughout the city.

Key services

  • Presentations on safety and educational best practices will help prepare students and parents for the first day of school and beyond.
  • Free health screenings and booster seats.
  • Interpretation available in American Sign Language, Arabic, Burmese, Farsi, Mandarin, Spanish, Pashto and Vietnamese.
  • Free backpacks! Austin ISD students must be present to receive a free backpack filled with school supplies, while supplies last.

For more information, please contact Griselda Rodriguez
at or 512-414-9955.