Westwood coach named Texas Boys Tennis Coach of the Year by NFSHSA

Westwood coach named Texas Boys Tennis Coach of the Year by NFSHSA

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). 

Canyon Vista Orchestra named best in the state by TMEA

Canyon Vista Orchestra named best in the state by TMEA

To be named the honor orchestra is to be named the state champion in Texas. This year one of the honors goes to Canyon Vista string orchestra. The orchestra will travel to San Antonio on Valentine's Day to perform at the annual convention.

Forest Creek achieves Level 1 certification in Marzano High Reliability Schools

Forest Creek achieves Level 1 certification in Marzano High Reliability Schools

Forest Creek Elementary School has achieved a Level 1 certification in the Marzano High Reliability Schools™ program for creating a safe and collaborative culture.The High Reliability School (HRS) program was created by Marzano Research to help transform schools into organizations that take proactive steps to ensure student success.

Round Rock ISD named District of Distinction by Texas Art Education Association

Round Rock ISD named District of Distinction by Texas Art Education Association

Round Rock ISD  has been named by the Texas Art Education Association (TAEA) as an inaugural District of Distinction for its Visual Arts Program. The award honors school districts that are leading the way in the visual arts and have displayed outstanding leadership in promoting the arts in their district and community.

7 Round Rock ISD schools named 2019 ‘Children at Risk’ Top Performing Schools

7 Round Rock ISD schools named 2019 ‘Children at Risk’ Top Performing Schools

Seven Round Rock ISD schools were ranked among the top schools in Central Texas by the 2019 CHILDREN AT RISK Annual School Rankings. Canyon Creek, Cactus Ranch, Laurel Mountain, Spicewood, and Sommer elementary schools were named five out of the top five elementary schools in the Central Texas area. In the middle school category, Canyon Vista and Walsh were named two of the top five.

Round Rock ISD  Makes College Board’s 9th Annual AP® District Honor Roll

Round Rock ISD Makes College Board’s 9th Annual AP® District Honor Roll

For the second consecutive year, Round Rock ISD has been honored by the College Board with placement on the 9th Annual AP® District Honor Roll. The District is one of 373 school districts in the U.S. and Canada to earn this honor, which recognizes efforts and growth to the Advanced Placement (AP) program.

Round Rock ISD Recognized For High College Readiness Rate

Round Rock ISD Recognized For High College Readiness Rate

The Austin Chamber honored Round Rock ISD  for achieving the “Highest College Readiness Rate for a School District” at the Chamber’s 2018 State of Education Event held November 9, 2018. Westwood High School was also recognized for achieving the highest Apply Texas submission rate and the highest senior survey participation rate among large high schools in Central Texas.

Cedar Ridge High School Marching Band ranks 11th at State competition

Cedar Ridge High School Marching Band ranks 11th at State competition

Competing against the best high school marching bands in Texas, the Cedar Ridge High School marching band bested 30 school bands to earn 11th place in the 6A division during the University Interscholastic League (UIL) State Marching Band Contest held from Nov. 5-7 at the Alamodome.

Round Rock ISD earns A rating in state A-F Accountability System

Round Rock ISD earns A rating in state A-F Accountability System

In its first year of being evaluated in the state’s A-F Accountability System, Round Rock ISD earned an A, or “Exemplary Performance.” Overall, the District’s highest ratings were in the Student Achievement domain (A), which indicates high levels of achievement on the State of Texas Assessments of Academic Readiness (STAAR), high rates of college and career readiness, and high graduation rates.

Round Rock ISD recognized for excellence in risk management

Round Rock ISD recognized for excellence in risk management

Round Rock ISD was recently awarded an Excellence Award from the Texas Association of School Boards’ (TASB) Risk Management Fund, along with $1,000 to be used toward District risk management efforts. Round Rock ISD was one of 10 Texas public school districts to...

Round Rock ISD named world leader in Google Certified educators

Round Rock ISD named world leader in Google Certified educators

Round Rock ISD has recently been named the world leader in Google Certified Educators. According to Google, Round Rock ISD has the most Google Certified Educators in the world, connecting the digital world we live in to compelling, relevant approaches in the...

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