The event will be hosted on Saturday, Feb. 1 in the Walsh Middle School cafeteria from noon to 2 p.m. and will feature local and regional academic and fine arts vendors showcasing summer programs. Vendors will share information on pricing and program dates. Interactive activities will be available for students at some vendor tables. Drawings will also occur throughout the day with prizes including camp vouchers.
The annual campus family survey opens Thursday, Jan. 9 and will remain open through Sunday, Feb. 9. Results from the survey are used by campus administration to plan, implement or adjust campus policies and programs.
Early College High School (ECHS) is a Round Rock ISD public school that allows students to earn a diploma AND up to 60 transferable college credit hours, from Austin Community College, in four years at NO COST to the family. Tuition, textbooks, and transportation is included.
A total of 62 Round Rock ISD students have been named National Merit Scholarship semifinalists by the National Merit Scholarship Corporation. Westwood High School, with 44 semifinalists, led the District in total semifinalists.
Projects from Bond 2018 continue to move forward with many making significant headway during Summer 2019. These projects, and more that will take shape in the next three years, will impact the entire Round Rock ISD community, which includes more than 50,000 students and 7,000 employees.
Over 200 college and university representatives from across the country, many local employers with some offering financial support for continuing education, along with branches of our armed forces will be in attendance at Central Texas’ largest college and career fair set for Monday, Sept. 23 from 6 to 8 p.m. at Round Rock High School.
Football fans who purchase tickets online the week of each varsity home game can avoid the line at the box office by going straight to the gate with their mobile friendly e-ticket or the printed ticket. The purchase price for online game tickets, including fees, are $8.25 per adult and $4.25 per student. At the game, tickets are available for purchase at the box office for $9.00 per person.
In an effort to improve safety and security, a Clear Bag Policy will be instituted at all large scale events held at the Kelly Reeves Athletic Complex and Dragon Stadium in Round Rock ISD. These will include events such as varsity football games, band marching contests, and other highly attended events beginning in August 2019.
This summer we are moving forward on many projects from Bond 2018 which will impact our community at the campus and District-wide level. The next few months will see a number of projects take shape and we want to be sure our students, parents, staff and community members are informed and up-to-date on this exciting process.