Welcome to the Twilight Evening School Webpage 

 

 High School Twilight Evening School Program provides AISD high school students options for regaining lost credits.  The program assists students who are at risk of dropping out by offering credit recovery at the extended hours of 4:30 pm – 7:30 pm, Tuesday –Thursday.  *Healthy snacks are provided. Bus passes available as needed.  Child care is provided at some sites.   Enrolled students MUST first visit their school counselor to be referred to the program.

For more information on Twilight, please call (512) 414-0129.  

Middle School Achieve Evening School Program provides AISD middle school students academic support to repair failing grades.  The program assists students who are at risk of dropping out by offering credit recovery at the extended hours of 3:45 pm – 5:30 pm, Tuesday–Thursday.  *Healthy snacks are provided. Bus passes available as needed.  Enrolled students MUST be referred by their school counselor for the program.

For more information on Twilight, please call (512) 414-0129

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SERVING ALL  AISD SECONDARY CAMPUSES

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FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS:

  1. How does Twilight work?
  • A student can regain lost course credit during extended evening hours.  In order for a student to participate in Twilight he/she must be enrolled at an AISD high school. The student must meet with their respective school counselor to ascertain which course(s) the student needs to recover. The counselor then fills out an application. Upon the student’s first day of Twilight attendance, he/she must submit this application to a Twilight staff member. 
  1. What is the benefit of attending Twilight?
  • Students in need of credit recovery can regain credits faster rather than retaking the course in regular-day school.  Students have the opportunity to get one-on-one assistance with coursework.
  1. How can I sign up to participate in Twilight?
  • You must FIRST see your counselor to discuss which classes you need to recover.  After your counselor fills out and signs the referral/application, bring that form with you to your first Twilight class.
  1. What are the hours of Twilight?
  • Monday – Thursday, 4:30pm to 7:30pm.
  1. Who can participate in Twilight?
  • Any student who is enrolled at an AISD high school can participate in Twilight.
  1. Do I have to be enrolled in school to participate in Twilight?
  • Yes.
  1. Who should I meet with first before attending Twilight?
  • You should meet with your counselor first before attending Twilight.
  1. Can I attend only evening school?
  • This is rare, but possible, The campus administrator at your high school must make that decision, and you must be enrolled at that home campus.
  1. Is transportation provided?
  • Capitol Metro bus passes are provided, as needed.
  1. I am a parenting student who wants to attend Twilight.  Is child care provided?
  • Child care is availabe at most Twilight campuses. Please contact Twilight staff for details. Applications must be completed on site before children can attend. 

 

 

 2018 - 2019 Semester Dates


FALL SEMESTER

Date varies by campusFirst day of Twilight (HS) & Achieve (MS)
Nov 19-22Holiday-No sessions
Date varies by campusLast day of Twilight (HS) & Achieve (MS)
Dec 21 - 31Holiday-No sessions

 

SPRING SEMESTER

Jan 1-2 Holiday-No sessions
Monday, Jan 7 First day of Twilight (HS) & Achieve (MS)
Spring SessionJumpstart (HS) & Ignite (MS)
Monday, Jan 21 Holiday-No sessions
Monday, Feb 18Holiday-No sessions
Mar 18-22Spring Break- No sessions
Tuesday, April 30 (Date varies by campus)Last day of Achieve (MS)
Monday, May 20 (Date varies by campus)Last day of Twilight (HS) 

 

 


Twilight Evening School Program
Department of School, Family and
Community Education
3908 Avenue B, Suite 104
Austin, TX 78751

 

Staff:

TWILIGHT OFFICE:

Judy Tovar
Clerk
Baker Center  
Office: 512-414-0129
judy.tovar@austinisd.org

Cathy Requejo
Project Specialist
Baker Center  
Office: 512-414-0121
cathy.requejo@austinisd.org

David Torres
Project Specialist
Baker Center
Office: 512-414-0129
david.torres@austinisd.org

Mical Roy
Project Specialist
Baker Center
Office: 512-414-0129
mical.roy@austinisd.org

Sidonna Smith
Project Specialist
Baker Center
Office: 512-414-0129
sidonna.smith@austinisd.org

Taylor Raney
Project Specialist
Baker Center
Office: 512-414-0129
taylor.raney@austinisd.org