Laurel Mountain and Purple Sage elementary schools have been awarded two of the six Tier III Innovative School Grants, which will fund a two-year implementation of campus-wide programs. The Tier III grants, totaling $1.21 million, align with Goal 1 of the RRISD...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
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
A+ Education Foundation, a philanthropic arm of A+ Federal Credit Union, awarded $13,257 in grants to 14 Round Rock ISD teachers as part of its 2016 Educator Grant Program. This year the Foundation awarded more than $70,000 in grants to 77 educators in Central Texas....read more
[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]Fifth-grade students at Laurel Mountain Elementary School are getting a head start on middle school as they move between classrooms throughout the day and learn in diverse, flexible environments like Trevor Hance’s science class....read more
Advancing their leadership skills this summer, 23 Round Rock ISD students participated in the 2016 Lone Star Leadership Academy camps. Students were selected to attend one of the Lone Star Leadership Academy camps across Texas, which provided them with the opportunity...read more