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Austin School Board Votes To Change Lanier High School's Name To Juan Navarro High School  KUT

The Austin Independent School District's board of trustees voted to rename Sidney Lanier High School Monday night. The school will now be called Juan.



Trustees name fix: Remove Sidney from Lanier High School  Austin American-Statesman

Austin district Trustee Ann Teich will propose removing Sidney from the name of Lanier High School when trustees meet March 25 to decide whether to rename ...



AISD Board Finally Renames Lanier High: School board renames campus for former student, fallen veteran Juan Navarro - News  Austin Chronicle

The Austin ISD Board of Trustees voted on Monday night to change the name of Sidney Lanier Early College High School to Juan Navarro ECHS, after a former ...



Austin ISD leaders split on renaming Lanier High School  KVUE.com

AUSTIN, Texas — The Austin Independent School District leaders are split on whether Lanier High School in North Austin needs a new name. The district is ...



Incident at Lanier High School involving a person with an airsoft gun prompts lockdown  FOX 7 Austin

Lanier High School is on lockdown, according to Austin ISD.



Man struck Lanier High student with wrench, police say  Austin American-Statesman

A man last month used a wrench to strike a special needs student in the head while he was walking to Lanier High School, Austin police said.Cody Meserole, 29 ...



Lanier students push back against AISD decision to rename school Juan Navarro  Austin American-Statesman

Lanier High School students were dazed, and many were upset, as the news spread on campus Tuesday that the school will be renamed for one of their own.



Commentary: Dropping Lanier name detracts from our school community  Austin American-Statesman

From the beginning of the renaming process, the overwhelming majority of those directly involved with Sidney Lanier High School supported dropping “Sidney” ...



Should San Antonio follow Austin’s lead on renaming Lanier High?  mySA

On Monday night, Austin Independent School District trustees voted to change the name of that city's Sidney Lanier High School. The move marked the ...



Lanier High School student saves child with CPR  KXAN.com

AUSTIN (KXAN) — When Sophia Adan learned CPR as part of a criminal justice program at her high school, she never thought she would use it. Little did she ...



4 Confederate-named Austin schools could be renamed Monday night  Austin American-Statesman

The Austin school board Monday night could decide whether to rename four schools with Confederate monikers.It is unclear whether the board will move ...



KVUE REWIND: Lanier High School students react to yogurt shop murders (December 9, 1991)  KVUE.com

Three days after four girls were killed in an Austin yogurt shop, KVUE interviewed three of the girls' classmates at Lanier High School. (This piece originally aired ...



Alumni continue efforts to change name of Lanier High School  Spectrum News

Efforts to change the name of campuses across the Austin Independent School District continue. Most of the campuses in question were named after military ...



Austin Diaper Bank now supplying feminine hygiene products at two Austin schools  austin360

Austin Diaper Bank launched a new initiative Friday to supply feminine hygiene products to any girl who needs them at Lanier High School and Burnet Middle ...



Lanier teacher says name change is ‘frivolous'  FOX 7 Austin

Austin ISD is moving forward renaming Eastside Memorial at Johnston, John. H Reagan High, Sidney Lanier High, Zachary T. Fulmore Middle School and, the ...



Potential AISD school name changes released  Spectrum News

AUSTIN, Texas — Three Austin schools named for Confederate figures are being renamed, and a list of possible changes is available. Zachary Fulmore Taylor ...



Austin school board set to rename Reagan High on Monday night  Austin American-Statesman

One year after Austin school trustees pledged to rename five schools with Confederate monikers, they are expected Monday night to rename Reagan High ...



Austin district ready to restyle school dress code  Austin American-Statesman

Austin district leaders could revamp the dress code policy in time for next school year to remove language that some say unfairly targets female students and ...



Austin ISD raising money to change school names linked to Confederacy  KVUE.com

AUSTIN, Texas — The Austin Independent School District is now accepting money to pay for changing school names that have ties to the Confederacy.



Austin ISD Nears Vote on Schools With Confederacy Names  Spectrum News

AUSTIN, Texas -- The Austin ISD board may finally vote on the new names for five schools with names tied to the confederacy, a long process that began about ...



Herman: Picking new names for schools can be trickier than getting rid of old ones  Austin American-Statesman

Agreeing on new names to put on some Austin schools is proving just as tricky (maybe trickier?) than agreeing on taking the old names off those schools.



Here Are The New Names Proposed For Austin ISD Buildings Tied To Confederate Figures  KUT

The Austin Independent School District's Board of Trustees is scheduled to vote Oct. 22 on the proposed new names for four AISD buildings named for.



Principal of Murchison Middle School steps down  FOX 7 Austin

AUSTIN, Texas (FOX 7 Austin) - The principal of Murchison Middle School has announced his resignation. Brad Clark cited "recent challenges with which we ...



Reagan High School Renamed As Austin ISD Abandons Confederate Namesakes  KUT

A Northeast Austin school named after the postmaster general of the Confederacy has been renamed Northeast Early College High School.



Austin family fears their son’s killer may have fled the state  KXAN.com

His family in Austin is now asking everyone in Texas and Mexico if they recognize the suspect because they fear the killer may be on the run.



Student arrested after allegedly making threat to McCallum High School  FOX 7 Austin

A student at McCallum High School was arrested on Wednesday after allegedly making a verbal terroristic threat toward the school, according to school officials.



'Pure, unadulterated evil' | Exploring the 1991 Austin yogurt shop murders  KVUE.com

AUSTIN, Texas — It's been said that Austin lost its innocence on the night of December 6, 1991 when four teenage girls were murdered at a yogurt shop in the ...



Austin high schoolers build own pit after touring Franklin Barbecue  KXAN.com

A group of Lanier High School students met Aaron Franklin and toured his barbecue restaurant, then decided to build their own pit modeled after his to compete ...



New charter operator targets Austin district  Austin American-Statesman

The founder of Harmony Public Schools, one of the largest charter school networks in Texas, wants to open a slate of new charter schools, called Royal Public ...



Texas teen who committed suicide at school posted Facebook warning  New York Daily News

Friends and family of a Texas teen are grieving after he committed suicide at school, warning hours earlier on Facebook that he was planning to take his own life ...



Police: Dad goes into Austin middle school to ‘beat up’ two students  KVUE.com

AUSTIN, Texas — A father has been charged with terroristic threat after he allegedly went into an Austin middle school to fight two young students. According to ...



Overcrowding in schools could split a South Austin community  KVUE.com

AUSTIN, Texas — Overcrowding is a big problem in some South Austin's elementary schools, but some of Austin ISD's solutions may require splitting a ...



Austin trustees approve plan that closes campuses in 2020  Austin American-Statesman

On Monday night, Austin school trustees approved a consolidation plan that includes campus closures starting in August 2020.On Tuesday, concerned parent ...



AISD releases short list for renaming schools with Confederate names  Austin American-Statesman

The Austin school board is slated to take a vote on the new names next month and the name changes could go into effect next school year.



Austin school facility with Confederate ties to get a name-change  KVUE.com

The board discussed changing the names of four Austin schools with Confederate ties. The school board decided to change the name of one facility, but they are ...



AISD moves to rename remaining schools with Confederate ties by August  Austin American-Statesman

Five Austin district campuses with names tied to the Confederacy will get new names by August, under a proposal by district administrators.The school board ...



Activists Demand Action After Andrews Principal Is Accused Of Bias Against Immigrant Parents  KUT

A dozen community activists assembled outside Andrews Elementary School in East Austin on Monday to demand the school district do more about Andrews'



When It Comes To The Achievement Gap In Austin's Schools, There's More To Say.  KUT

Last week, we published a story called Held Back , a look at the achievement gap in Austin ISD and how we educate students, especially those of color or.



Barack H. Obama, Moon Tower among possible names for Austin schools with ties to Confederacy  KVUE.com

Austin ISD in February voted to rename five Austin schools with names that linked back to the Confederacy.



Where can your kids eat for free this summer?  austin360

Summertime can be a hard time for families because kids are home more and access to food can be tougher without the school cafeteria Monday through Friday ...



New Data Show Lead In Drinking Water At Five More Austin Schools  KUT

Lead has been found in the drinking water of five Austin public schools , new data obtained by Environment Texas from the Austin Independent School.



Austin ISD says it will cost at least $50K to rename facility with Confederate ties  KVUE.com

AUSTIN — The John T. Allan Facility is getting a new name -- and the change won't be cheap. The Austin Independent School District estimates renaming the ...



Austin school board poised to rename Fulmore, Allan  Austin American-Statesman

Austin school trustees are coalescing around new names for two Austin schools with Confederate namesakes: Fulmore Middle School and Allan Elementary.



Fulmore Middle School renamed after teacher Sarah Lively  Austin American-Statesman

The Austin school board on Monday night renamed Fulmore Middle School after longtime educator Sarah Lively. It's the third school facility the district has ...



Lead Found In 5 Austin ISD Schools Drinking Water  Patch.com

Lead Found In 5 Austin ISD Schools' Drinking Water - South Austin, TX - Boone and Patton elementary schools, Bailey and Covington middle schools and ...



Herman: The risk with putting peoples names on things  Austin American-Statesman

The problem with naming things for people is it can become a problem, sometimes involving rats and Confederates.We know the pitfalls, including generational ...



These S.A. schools had the highest number of fights during the 2017-18 academic year  mySA

San Antonio-area schools reported more than 2,800 incidents of fighting between students during the 2017-18 academic year, according to Texas Education ...



Fulmore Middle School expected to be renamed Monday  Austin American-Statesman

The Austin school board on Monday night is scheduled to rename a third campus, Fulmore Middle School, because of namesake ties to the Confederacy.



Austin's Tara Bordeaux is named Texas Teacher of the Year finalist  Austin American-Statesman

Superintendent Paul Cruz made a surprise visit Monday morning to Lanier High School to announce Tara Bordeaux, the school's audio-video production ...



Austin school board strips Confederate namesake from one campus  Austin American-Statesman

The Austin school board Monday night renamed one campus with a Confederate moniker but again delayed a decision to change the names of three other ...



Lake Travis High teacher honored at Texas Teacher of the Year ceremony  Austin American-Statesman

Megan Holden, a Lake Travis High School English and art history teacher, was among the six state finalists for 2019 Texas Teacher of the Year.Holden was ...



High School Counselors Help Students Find a Path to College or Careers - Reporting Texas  Reporting Texas

College adviser Lauren Discher is working on her computer while awaiting students at Lanier High School in Austin. Christian Benavides/Reporting Texas.



Harken: The Greater Austin High School Musical Theatre Awards are on the way  austin360

The awards show that changed the fortunes of the Long Center for the Performing Arts returns to April 17 at 7:30 p.m. The Greater Austin High School Musical ...



Austin district parents weigh in on proposed sex ed changes  Austin American-Statesman

Grandparent Margaret Edwards welcomed updating the Austin school district's sex education curriculum, which is being overhauled for the first time in more than ...



Charging stations at schools to power electric vehicles, student minds  Austin American-Statesman

Austin Energy on Wednesday unveiled new electric vehicle charging stations at four Austin school district campuses as part of a new program that will educate ...



Austin teacher Tara Bordeaux named Texas Teacher of the Year  Austin American-Statesman

Tara Bordeaux had given up on school.She was bullied and her home life was hard. She had just turned 16, and dropped out of school.But one of her teachers, ...



Lead detected in drinking water at five Austin schools, new data show  Austin American-Statesman

Lead has been detected in the drinking water of five Austin schools, new data released this week show.Boone and Patton elementaries, Bailey and Covington ...



Austin ISD statistics: Teacher salary, student demographics and more  Community Impact Newspaper

Student achievement Y Student progress Y Closing the gaps Y Postsecondary readiness Y. Statistics • 2016-17. 53% of student body economically ...



Bills would require public's vote to remove Confederate statues, names  Austin American-Statesman

In the latest effort to prevent local government officials from erasing references in their communities to the Confederacy and slave owners, state lawmakers have ...



Holiday decorations stolen from North Austin homes  KEYE TV CBS Austin

Multiple families in or around the North Austin neighborhood of Gracy Woods have reported their Christmas decorations were stolen over the weekend.



Tuberculosis case reported at San Antonio’s Lanier High School  mySanAntonio.com

Metro Health and SAISD spokespeople declined to say whether the patient was a student or an employee, citing medical privacy concerns. Tuberculosis ...



Help rename 5 Austin schools as district sweeps out the Confederates  Austin American-Statesman

... © Copyright 2006-2019 GateHouse Media, LLC. All rights reserved • GateHouse News. Original *content* available for non-commercial use under a Creative ...



Where To Vote In Austin On Election Day, Nov. 6, 2018  Downtown Austin, TX Patch

Where To Vote In Austin On Election Day - Downtown Austin, TX - List of every polling site, plus information about acceptable forms of identification and how to ...



Recalling the walkouts of 1968  San Antonio Express-News

In 1968, a wave of unrest hit San Antonio hard, as students at several schools, particularly Lanier and Edgewood high schools, rose against what they described ...



Moms Demand Action fights for 'Red Flag' law and against 'Constitutional Carry' at Capitol  FOX 7 Austin

Hundreds of Moms Demand Action advocates from all over Texas marched to the capitol steps Wednesday morning for a group photo before taking their fight for ...



Remembering 'Nemo' on Bear Day at Bowie | Local Features  El Paso Inc.

With Bear Day coming up at Bowie High School, where some of its greatest champions will be honored Oct. 13, it's a good time to remember one of its greatest.



In split vote, Austin ISD approves removing Confederate school names  Austin American-Statesman

In a split vote, the Austin school board Monday night approved stripping Confederate names from five of its schools.Seven trustees voted for changing the school ...



Man killed in drive-by shooting near Lanier High School identified  KSAT San Antonio

The Bexar County Medical Examiner's Office has identified the name of the man killed in a drive-by shooting near Lanier High School Monday afternoon.



Lanier's golden era of basketball  San Antonio Express

SAN ANTONIO — Ignacio M. García was working on a book on La Raza Party, interviewing Joe Bernal of San Antonio, when the former state representative ...



Austin Ed Fund Awards $120K-Plus In Teacher Grants  Downtown Austin, TX Patch

Austin Ed Fund Awards $120K-Plus In Teacher Grants - Downtown Austin, TX - Funding meant to encourage, facilitate, recognize and reward innovative and ...



3 San Antonio high school mascots top list of the best in Texas  mySanAntonio.com

Texas is home to close to 4,000 high schools, student bodies and mascots to rev them up at games. A new list that has ranked the mascots who do it best in ...



Austin ISD surprises its Teachers of the Year  KVUE.com

Four local teachers received special honors from AISD on Tuesday.



Austin 14-year-old wants to pay off all $19K of AISD’s lunch debt  KXAN.com

An Austin eighth-grader is determined to pay off all $19000 worth of Austin Independent School District's school lunch debt.



A little knowledge is a dangerous thing  San Antonio Express-News

It's difficult to imagine a world without books. Books are a necessary limb in the body politic of community activism. Books are the ascendancy to a participatory ...



Austin Animal Center seeking volunteers to help walk dogs  Nueces County Record Star

EAST AUSTINAnimal Center seekingenrichment volunteersThe Austin Animal Center, 7201 Levander Loop, Building A, is seeking volunteers for an event to ...



San Antonio Schools Are Still Segregated – By Income As Much As Race  San Antonio Current

In 1954, the Supreme Court rocked the segregated South when it ruled that the State Board of Education of Topeka could not prevent third-grader Linda...



A Guide to Confederate Monuments in Austin: Where to find them, for as long as they're still standing - News  Austin Chronicle

News writer Michael King addresses historical illiteracy and the problem with celebrating the Confederacy in this week's Point Austin column.



How to help flood victims in Central Texas  KXAN.com

MARBLE FALLS, Texas (KXAN) — The American Red Cross, Austin Disaster Relief Network and local churches are collecting donations for victims of flooding ...



Santa Fe is the deadliest school shooting in Texas since UT Tower shooting  Austin American-Statesman

As many as 10 people are dead after a school shooting in Santa Fe, Texas on Friday, according to reports. It marks the deadliest school shooting in Texas ...



Lanier names new coach  mySanAntonio.com

Fear not Voks fans, postseason Lanier High School boys basketball teams will continue to dye their follicles blond, just as they've done since 2000. In addition to ...



National Signing Day: Texas recruiting updates  Spectrum News

Future college football athletes will make their commitments throughout the day today. Follow along.



Two Austin Bars Nab Tales of the Cocktail’s Spirited Award Nominations  Eater Austin

Two Austin bars finally made the nomination list for Tales of the Cocktail's awards portion, the Spirited Awards. Downtown cocktail bar Roosevelt Room was ...



Dr. Roland Wade Kirk | Obituaries  Longview News-Journal

SAN ANGELO — Dr. Roland Wade Kirk, beloved husband and father, 81, of San Angelo died Tuesday, February 19, 2019, following a lengthy illness.



Martinez finding his rythym as Lanier’s helm  mySanAntonio.com

Bernal left behind a huge legacy, which included 568 victories and back-to-back state tournament appearances in 2000 and 2001. “So many people have a lot ...



Hays football coach LaHue decides to step down after five seasons  Austin American-Statesman

Hays football coach Neal LaHue gathered his players Friday to share the news of his impending departure.LaHue, 55, has decided to conclude a 33-year ...



AISD committee to review report, consider closing 11 schools  KVUE.com

As Austin Independent School District is in the process of creating a Facility Master Plan, the consultant hired by the district to asses the suitability of all campus ...



Austin ISD police reviewing 2 sex assault cases after Boone Elementary incident  KVUE

Austin ISD Police are reopening two reported sex crime cases at two separate campuses to ensure they weren't mishandled, KVUE and Austin ...



Classmates reunite to celebrate the '60s  Montgomery Advertiser

Five decades ago, they were among the 750 graduating seniors of the Class of 1966, who had participated in over 40 clubs and organizations as a jump-start to ...



Texas School Police Accused of Mishandling Sex-Assault Reports  Courthouse News Service

AUSTIN, Texas (CN) — The parents of a 4-year-old Texas girl who was allegedly sexually assaulted by a teacher claim the Austin Independent School District ...



List of the worst schools in Texas includes 15 Austin campuses  CultureMap Austin

New information from the Texas Education Agency (TEA) shows that the number of "worst schools in Texas" has increased significantly since last year.



LIVE UPDATES: High school football playoff games from around DFW and the rest of Texas  Star-Telegram

The high school football playoffs are here with a great slate of games this evening. Follow along below for live updates from all the games around Dallas-Fort ...



In Austin Public Schools, Vaccine Exemption Rates Drawn Along Socioeconomic Lines  KUT

When she was pregnant, Austin resident Katy Ludlow remembers, many parents were concerned about vaccinating their children. Actor Jenny McCarthy was.



Mentally Ill Austin Woman Whose Arrest Sparked Outcry Released  Downtown Austin, TX Patch

Mentally Ill Woman Released From Detention - Downtown Austin, TX - Tania Silva, 21, became agitated during arrest and charged with injury to a public servant, ...



Pfriendly Pfaces: Veterinarian Daryl Neans  Austin American-Statesman

Welcome to our Pfriendly Pfaces segment, where readers get a chance to know a little more about their neighbors. Know someone who should participate, ...



Gary Wayne Watson  Burnet Bulletin

Gary Wayne Watson November 18, 1962 -- May 7, 2018 Gary Wayne Watson was born on Nov. 18, 1962, and passed away unexpectedly on May 7, 2018.



Career milestone evokes memories of late father for longtime Lanier basketball coach Bernal  San Antonio Express

Rudy Bernal was 28 when he succeeded Tom Anderson as boys basketball coach at Lanier in 1983. [...] in his 29th season as the Voks' head coach, Bernal ...



Bart Starr, Green Bay Packers Hall of Fame leader, dies at 85  Bryan-College Station Eagle

Bart Starr, the Hall of Fame quarterback who led the Green Bay Packers when they dominated the National Football League in the 1960s and was known for his ...



Austin Parks and Recreation bringing playtime to children in Red Cros  Community Impact Newspaper

On Tuesday, Austin's Parks and Recreation department began sending staff to American Red Cross shelters around the city. Three staff members per shelter will ...



5 Takeaways from SAISD's Monday Board Meeting/Standoff  San Antonio Current

I've covered SAISD board meetings for five years, at times dozing off during the proceedings. OK, not really – but close. The intensity in the...



Four Austin ISD teachers surprised with Teacher of the Year nominations  KXAN.com

Four AISD teachers were selected as the district's 2017 Teachers of the Year.



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