Round Rock ISD will present its updated middle school boundary proposal, including amendments following community input, at the Oct. 20 Board of Trustees regular meeting. The District’s goal in amending the proposal is to minimize demographic balance changes. The...read more
Round Rock ISD awarded $1.21 million in Tier III Innovative School Grants to six schools, challenging to research, design and implement innovative unique programs, aligned with the District’s Strategic Plan. Grant winning campuses consist of Robertson, Laurel Mountain...read more
Round Rock ISD will save millions in interest payments while maintaining its current tax rate for the 2016-2017 fiscal year. The Board of Trustees approved a $1.3325 tax rate for the 2016–2017 fiscal year at the regular meeting Thursday night. The approved rate is the...read more
Fifty-three Round Rock ISD students were named National Merit Scholarship semifinalists, following the annual announcement by the National Merit Scholarship Corporation.
Westwood High School, with 35 semifinalists, led the District in total semifinalists, earning more than any other school in Texas and among the top five in the United States.
Each year, the National Merit Scholarship Corporation selects the highest achieving students for its program. Approximately 16,000 students were selected as semifinalists among 1.5 million students nationwide who completed the Preliminary SAT and National Merit Scholarship Qualifying Test, according to the organization.read more
A total of 35 Round Rock ISD schools earned 115 special distinctions from the Texas Education Agency, including six campuses that earned all available distinctions.
Canyon Creek, Caraway, Great Oaks, Herrington and Spicewood elementary schools and Westwood High School earned all distinctions in all categories for which the schools were eligible, joining more than 400 campuses statewide that also earned all distinctions.
Campus distinctions are aligned with the TEA Accountability Ratings, released in August. RRISD, as well as all District campuses, earned a “Met Standard” designation.read more
Round Rock ISD has launched an e-flyer distribution system, powered by Peachjar, in an effort to streamline communication between parents, schools and community members. Peachjar allows schools to directly connect with parents and provide them with important...read more