Repurposing In the News

Austin ISD moving forward with plans to create affordable housing for teachers, but not as part of bond package

KVUE, August 11, 2022

Affordable housing for teachers, staff considered at existing Austin ISD facilities

Fox7 Austin, September 14, 2022

Austin ISD is considering turning two properties into teacher and staff housing

KUT, September 20, 2022

Austin ISD identifies two potential sites for teacher, staff affordable housing

KXAN, September 21, 2022

Austin Turns to Shuttered Schools for Teacher Housing

Law360, September 23, 2022

Future of "underutilized" Austin ISD properties could include affordable housing

CBS Austin, September 28, 2022

Austin ISD looks to build affordable housing for staff, teachers, families on two sites

Statesman, October 10, 2022

More than 70% of Austin ISD employees are burdened by housing costs, survey finds

KUT, March 23, 2023

Austin ISD moves forward with finding development partner to repurpose 2 properties

CBS Austin, March 23, 2023

Austin school district plans child care, housing facilities to attract, retain workers

Austin Statesman, March 27, 2023

Austin school district planning child care, housing facilities on former campuses

Texas Standard, March 30, 2023

Austin ISD Looking to Identify a Development Partner for Teacher Housing Site

KXAN, April 25, 2023

Austin ISD officials seek community input on repurposing Sims Elementary School

Community Impact, June 8, 2023

AISD is building teacher housing amid affordability crunch

AXIOS, August 16, 2023

Austin ISD transforming Pease Elementary into affordable child care center for teachers

KVUE, September 1, 2023

$3 million federal grant going to early childhood center at former Pease campus

KXAN, September 3, 2023

Historic Pease Elementary Becoming Child Care Center for AISD Teachers

Austin Chronicle, September 4, 2023 

Affordable child care to open at former Pease Elementary 

Community Impact, September 4, 2023 

Former elementary in Austin, Texas, will become child care center for district employees

American School & University, September 4, 2023

AISD, United Way announce plans for shuttered Peace Elementary. Here's what's proposed.

Austin Statesman, September 5, 2023

What to Know About the Relationship Between Teacher Turnover and Housing

EdSurge, September 26, 2023 

Austin school district ramps up creating affordable housing for teachers, staff

Austin Statesman, November 19, 2023

Austin ISD hires NRP group to transform underutilized property into affordable housing units for teachers and staff

CBS Austin, November 29, 2023

Austin ISD hires company to build nearly 500 teacher housing units

KVUE ABC, November 29, 2023

Teachers can’t afford housing, so school districts are building homes

Route Fifty, January 4, 2024

Austin law enforcement to use former school as training facility

Community Impact, January 29, 2024

Travis County law enforcement officers receive active shooter training at old AISD school

Austin Statesman, February 21, 2024