Receiving the surprise of the year in front of her home, Success High School English Teacher Kat Malone was named Round Rock ISD's 2021 Secondary Teacher of the Year (TOY). She received the good news during a visit from Superintendent Steve Flores, Ph.D., Success Principal Thomasine Stewart, and District staff.
To assist school systems with their transition to remote learning, Samsung has provided nearly $3 million to support schools across the country. Round Rock ISD received $25,000 from Samsung — money that helped provide internet access and critical supplies to students in need.
After celebrating many successful seasons, the Westwood High School Tennis Team has something new to celebrate, their coach Travis Dalrymple was recently selected as 2018-2019 Texas Boys Tennis Coach of the Year by the National Federation of State High School Association (NFSHSA).
Brian Braudrick has been named the new principal of Live Oak Elementary School. Braudrick has served as the assistant principal of Live Oak since 2016 and is currently serving Round Rock ISD as the Summer Learning Principal for third and fourth grade.
Amanda Serna has been named the new principal of Grisham Middle School. Serna has served as the assistant principal of Grisham since 2016 and, during that time, supervised the campus' Restorative Discipline Plan/Practices, which has resulted in over 80% drop in discipline referrals over the 2018-2019 school year.