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(Version en español abajo) Dear Austin ISD students and families,It is anticipated that some of our students and staff may participate in the National School Walkout on April 20.As students raise their voices, we understand there are many questions...

Superintendent Paul Cruz surprised four teachers in their classrooms yesterday to announce their selection as Austin ISD's 2018 Teachers of the Year for elementary and secondary schools.Being selected as a Teacher of the Year is one of the highest...