Board President's Update, July 10

Dear Austin ISD Community:

As we continue our work with Ray & Associates to find a new superintendent, I wanted to take this opportunity to remind you that we'll have three days of public forums next week, July 15–17.

Daytime forums will be from noon–1:30 p.m. each of these days at Baker Center, 3908 Avenue B. Evening forums will be held simultaneously from 6:30–8 p.m. each night at the following locations:

Tuesday, July 15
•  Bowie High School, 4103 W. Slaughter Lane
•  Reagan High School, 7104 Berkman Drive
•  Summitt Elementary School, 12207 Brigadoon Lane; Vietnamese interpretation provided
•  Travis High School, 1211 E. Oltorf St.; will include a Spanish presentation

Wednesday, July 16
•  Crockett High School, 5601 Manchaca Road
•  Eastside Memorial High School, 1012 Arthur Stiles Road; will include a Spanish presentation
•  Lanier High School, 1201 Payton Gin Road
•  McCallum High School, 5600 Sunshine Drive

Thursday, July 17

•  Akins High School, 10701 S. First St.; will include a Spanish presentation
•  Anderson High School, 8403 Mesa Drive
•  Austin High School, 1715 W. Cesar Chavez St.
•  LBJ Early College High School, 7309 Lazy Creek Drive

We encourage everyone to attend one of these meetings and share your feedback with us on what you think are the most important qualities for our next superintendent to have.

We value your participation in this process. We'll use your comments to help develop a profile of our next superintendent and establish a timeline for the search process. Please continue to check our superintendent search website for the most up-to-date news and information.


Vincent Torres
Austin ISD Board of Trustees