Round Rock ISD has named Dr. Patricia Rendon-Ephlin the new principal of Hernandez Middle School. Rendon-Ephlin has worked in Round Rock ISD for 14 years and served for the past 11 years as principal of Robertson Elementary.
Hopewell Middle School and the Hopewell Middle School Parent Teacher Association (PTA) have been named by the National PTA as a 2018 – 2020 School of Excellence. The recognition is a result of their collective commitment to building an inclusive and welcoming school community where all families contribute to enriching the educational experience and overall well-being for all students, according to the organization.
Eighth-grader Diego Alvarez loves to sing opera and Mexican music. Before entering Sarah Martinez’s choir class at Hernandez Middle School, Diego didn’t think he’d ever be able to learn how to read or write the music he loves to sing. Diego is visually and functionally blind.
The Austin Water Utility has announced that, due to flooding, the utility is unable to keep up with the demand of cleaning water that has extra debris so they have issued a Boil Water Notice for all retail and wholesale, including Round Rock ISD schools served by the City of Austin Water Utility. These are our schools within the Austin city limits.
Striving to enhance the counseling resources and services provided to students, Pearson Ranch Middle School was recently named a 2018 Lone Star State School Counselor Association (LSSSCA) Bronze Winner.