Austin ISD

Austin ISD staff urge pay increase

Before the Austin ISD board of trustees reviewed the school district’s preliminary 2015-16 school year budget during its April 27 meeting, AISD staff and parents urged the board to implement a 5 percent pay raise for district employees. more »

May 27, 2015 12:00 AM Southwest Austin

AISD appoints Dobie MS, Oak Hill ES principals

At its May 18 meeting, the Austin ISD board of trustees voted unanimously to approve principal appointments at Dobie Middle School and Oak Hill Elementary School. more »

May 19, 2015 12:00 AM Austin Metro

AISD works on facilities improvements, seeks overcrowding solutions

Projects are advancing as part of Austin ISD’s facility master plan, and the school district’s board of trustees received updates on the plan's progress as well as potential changes to boundaries and transfer policies during its April 21 meeting. more »

Apr 21, 2015 12:00 AM Austin Metro

Austin ISD makes May 22 make-up day after weather closure

Austin ISD will use May 22 as a make-up day for students following its closure of all schools earlier this year because of winter weather conditions March 5. more »

Apr 8, 2015 10:16 AM Austin Metro

Teaching entrepreneurship: SXSW Interactive panel delves into changes in education

Can you teach entrepreneurship? That was the question around which one of the final sessions at South by Southwest Interactive centered. more »

Mar 18, 2015 9:57 AM SXSW

School Notes: Janis Guerrero Thompson Elementary School

Janis Guerrero Thompson Elementary School, located at 102 E. Rundberg Lane, received certification through both the U.S. Green Building Council’s Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design and Austin Energy’s Green Building programs. more »

Mar 16, 2015 12:00 AM Northwest Austin Impacts