Austin ISD COVID-19 Updates
We care about the health of our students, staff and families and we want to keep everyone updated on what we’re doing as a district to combat COVID-19 (Coronavirus). This page will be kept up to date with the latest information regarding COVID-19’s effect on Austin ISD.
August 7, 2020
More Information for Staff: https://www.austinisd.org/staff/covid19
Other languages: https://www.austinisd.org/covid19/communications/other-languages
Austin ISD in 2020
In the face of the uncertainty caused by COVID-19, Austin ISD is working every day to provide definitive answers regarding the 2020–21 school year.
The board of trustees in December approved the 2020–21 school calendar that includes Aug. 18 as the first day of school for students. Given our current context, the district continues to closely monitor reports and information shared by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention about COVID-19, and we are in contact regularly with health officials from the city and county.
The district must create a plan for next school year that prioritizes the health and safety of the AISD community, but that also meets the requirements and guidelines established by the Texas Education Agency and adheres to regulations from state, county and local health and government authorities.
AISD Re-entry Task Force
Austin ISD organized a Re-entry Task Force made up of teams from throughout the district that lead workgroups of families, community members, teachers, and campus and district-level staff from many departments. The role of the task force is to propose models that ensure staff, students and families are prepared to begin the upcoming school year under a variety of conditions.
Information & Resources for Our AISD Community
Find information and resources about online classes, summer school, chromebooks and more.
Find information and resources about physical and mental health services and more.
Find information and resources about our Staff Health & Safety Benefits, working remotely and more.