Robertson implements Blended Learning

As part of a Raise Your Hand Texas pilot program, Robertson Elementary School is embarking on a five-year journey to implement blended learning and enhance the teaching and learning that happens in classrooms. "Blended learning is a combination of traditional learning...

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RRISD awards $1.21 million in top Innovative School Grants to six schools

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...

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RRISD students participate in 2016 Lone Star Leadership Academy camps

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...

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RRISD awards $1.9 million in Innovative School Grants to 34 schools

Round Rock ISD has awarded $1.9 million in Innovative School Grants to 34 District campuses, challenging the winning schools to explore, enrich or design an exemplary model of innovation to serve students and the community.

The grants, ranging from $7,500 to 100,000, align with Goal 1 of the RRISD Strategic Plan, which states “we will implement, enhance and support innovative teachings and learning models.” Funded through 2016-2017 budget allocations, the grants were awarded through an internal application and interview process.

“To be the Destination District for Public Schools, we must empower our students and staff to create destination schools,” Superintendent of Schools Dr. Steve Flores said. “The Innovation School Grants are an exciting opportunity for our schools to be creative and think outside of the box to benefit our students and community.”

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RRISD schools earn 'No Place for Hate' designation

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]A total of 28 Round Rock ISD schools have been recognized as No Place for Hate campuses for the 2016-2017 school year by the Anti-Defamation League, which certifies the schools to teach lessons such as empowerment against bullying...

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