Welcome to the Twilight Evening School Webpage 

Twilight Evening School Program provides all 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, Monday–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

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MAIN CAMPUS SITES:

Akins High School

Anderson High School

Austin High School

Bowie High School

Crockett High School

Eastside Memorial High School

Lanier High School

LBJ Early College High School

McCallum High School

Reagan Early College Start High School

Travis High School

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COURSES:

Algebra I - II, Biology, Chemistry, Comm. Apps, Earth Science, Economics, English I - IV, Geometry, Goverment, Health, IPC, Math Models, Physics, Pre-calculus, Reading I - II, Spanish I, U.S. History, World Geography, World History

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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. 

 

 

 2017 - 2018 Semester Dates


FALL SEMESTER

Tuesday, Sept 11First day of Twilight
Tuesday, Oct 10First day of Jumpstart (HS) & Ignite (MS)
Thursday, Nov 16Last day of Jumpstart (HS) & Ignite (MS)
Nov 21-24 Holiday-No Twilight
Thursday, Dec 14Last day of Twilight
Dec 20 - 29Holiday-No Twilight

 

SPRING SEMESTER

Jan 1-2 Holiday-No Twilight
Monday, Jan 8 First day of Twilight
Monday, Jan 15 Holiday-No Twilight
Tuesday, Jan 23First day - Jumpstart (HS) & Ignite (MS) Spring 1
Monday, Feb 19Holiday-No Twilight
Thursday, Mar 1Last day - Jumpstart (HS) & Ignite (MS) Spring 1
Mar 12-16Spring Break-No Twilight
Tuesday, April 3First day - Jumpstart (HS) & Ignite (MS) Spring 2
Thursday, May 10  Last day - Jumpstart (HS) & Ignite (MS) Spring 2
Thursday, May 24Last day of Twilight

 

 


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

 

Staff:

TWILIGHT OFFICE:

Stacie Holiday
Director
Baker Center
Office: 512-414-0144
stacie.holiday@austinisd.org

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