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.
If Round Rock ISD’s proposed Bond passes on Nov. 6., a new elementary school would be built in northeast Round Rock ISD to provide space for a growing student population and relieve crowding at Herrington. Elementary #35 would provide space for about 900 students and is budgeted to cost $48 million, which includes furnishings and technology.
With more than one thousand elementary school students, afternoon dismissal at Herrington Elementary is always all hands on deck, says Principal Julie Nelson.
If voters approve Round Rock Independent School District’s proposed Bond on Nov. 6, a new elementary school would be built in northeast Round Rock ISD to provide space for a growing student population there and relieve crowding at Herrington. Elementary #35 would provide space for about 900 students and is budgeted to cost $48 million, which includes furnishings and technology
If you look in the back of any teacher’s car in August, you are likely to find supplies for the classroom. Teachers’ brains are in overdrive as they think of all the ways to make their space more engaging and organized for students.
Round Rock ISD has named Alifia Britton the new principal of Double File Trail Elementary School. Britton has worked in Round Rock ISD since 2015 and most recently served as assistant principal at C.D. Fulkes Middle School. She has also worked as a District instructional specialist, assistant principal and master teacher in Austin ISD, Manor ISD and Pflugerville ISD. She has 18 years of experience in education.