Portrait of Dr. Cruz

Dr. Paul Cruz


Dr. Paul Cruz is the superintendent of the Austin Independent School District, serving nearly 82,000 students and 12,000 employees. Dr. Cruz guides the district in realizing the vision to reinvent the urban school experience

Under Dr. Cruz’s leadership, the AISD graduation rate is at an all-time high, students are performing well on the state’s accountability system and AISD is ranked among the best in the country on the Nation’s Report Card.

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