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 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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Board Briefs – September 17, 2015 Regular Meeting

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text css_animation="bounce"]The Round Rock ISD Board of Trustees adopted a tax rate, heard a presentation on Early College High School and approved the hiring of additional assistant principal positions at the district's action schools...

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RRISD teachers, administrators participate in 'Capturing Kids' Hearts' training

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]Meeting the social and emotional needs of students is at the forefront of a new district initiative, sponsored by the Round Rock ISD Board of Trustees and spearheaded by Schools and Innovation leaders. More than 350 Round Rock ISD...

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Superintendent, Senior Chief visit schools during first week

Round Rock ISD Superintendent of Schools Dr. Steve Flores and Senior Chief of Schools and Innovation have been visiting schools, students, staff and principals throughout the first week of school. Here are some photos of the two district leaders with staff members...

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