Good Afternoon Everyone, The AISD Refugee Family Support Office will be partnering with Thinkery Museum to host a Community Night Spotlight that celebrates Refugee Awareness. The event is on Wednesday, January 22, 2020 from 4 – 8 pm. The aim is to shine a light on the refugee communities in Austin and create a space […]
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Thursday, Jan 30th Our neighborhood Torchy’s Tacos (1822 S. Congress Avenue) is hosting a Spirit Night supporting Travis Heights Elementary School. Join THES family and friends at the Torchy’s Tacos on South Congress Thursday, January 30th from 4pm – 8pm, and 15% of the evening’s sales will be donated to the school!
Austin ISD has many options for our students who are moving on to Middle School. You can find out more about those schools and any application processes that may be required by following these links. If you have information about another AISD Middle School we should add to this list, please email email@example.com and we’ll […]
Mark your calendars for Fall Awards Assemblies! Join us in the cafeteria as we celebrate and honor your child’s awesome achievements from the Fall semester. January 16 (K-2nd) 2nd: 8:10 am 1st: 9:00 am K: 9:50 am January 17 (3rd-5th) 5th: 8:10 am 4th: 9:00 am 3rd: 9:50 am
AISD is a District of Innovation (DOI) which gives all AISD schools some of the benefits that charter schools enjoy, such as setting aside days for additional teacher training, what we call DOI PD Days (you can read more about it here: www.austinisd.org/districtofinnovation). THES teachers will spend the day adding to their skills with professional […]
Now through the end of December, South Congress Hotel will donate $1 from every purchase of a holiday sugar cookie created uniquely for Travis Heights Elementary by the pastry chefs at Mañana. Stop by for a cup of coffee and a holiday treat while benefiting your favorite school. Be sure to let the staff know you came for […]
TAMALADA (December 4) & CULTURAL FESTIVAL (December 7) Plans are underway for Tamalada and Cultural Festival! These fun annual traditions celebrate the diversity in our school with tamale making, performances, cultural tables, and a Mercado with items for sale. We really need volunteers to help with planning this year’s events. Would you enjoy doing any […]
The Nomination Window for Gifted & Talented Testing for grades K-2nd is November 11th-November 22nd! If you believe your student is ready to test and complete a home project, please fill out a form and turn it in to Mrs. Underwood ASAP! Forms in English, Spanish, or Arabic are available!
Do you enjoy scanning things? Like to make things go *beep*? Does the smell of books make your pulse race? Love libraries in general? Have we got a volunteering opportunity for you!!! Library inventory began on Monday this week, and our goal is to finish before the Thanksgiving holiday! Please stop by our Thunderbird Library […]
You should have received your Square One Art order forms from Ms. Isoline – if not please check in with her. These are great for gifts for family members – just in time for the holidays. All proceeds will be used to buy more art supplies. Enjoy your child’s wonderful artwork and happy shopping – […]