Media Advisory: Menchaca Elementary School Grand Opening Celebration

The new campus is the fifth version of the elementary school in this community


Menchaca students and staff will start the 2020 spring semester in a new modernized campus on the existing site. The new state-of-the-art facility design includes a collection of three buildings with shaded outdoor collaboration spaces designed around heritage oak trees.

The grand opening event will include remarks from AISD Superintendent Dr. Paul Cruz, Trustee Geronimo Rodriguez of District 6 and Principal Elizabeth Loyola. The celebration will also include performances by the Paredes Middle School and Akins Early College High School marching bands.

What: Menchaca Elementary School is celebrating the new campus with a grand opening ceremony and ribbon cutting celebration

When: 9 - 10 a.m., Friday, January 10

Where: Menchaca Elementary School, 12120 Manchaca Road

Interviews with campus and district leadership are available upon request.

You may find additional information and renderings of the project on the Austin ISD 2017 Bond Program website.