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Board Briefs: April 19, 2019
04/19/2019
he Board of Trustees considered public feedback on a 2020–21 attendance zoning scenario, discussed employee compensation and benefits options and reviewed an overview of the district’s special education and special programs at its April 18 meeting.
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Trustees consider public feedback regarding 2020–21 zoning Scenario D
04/19/2019
As they continue to consider a final plan, Trustees asked for details on financial impact for school enrollments exceeding and below the building capacity. The administration presented feedback from over 400 community members through online forms and two community meetings on the most recent plan for the zoning change, scenario D.
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District working to build a more robust special education program
04/19/2019
The district's special education populations continue to grow, increasing by 2 percent in the last five years.
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Board reviews LISD compensation study that recommends across-the-board raise
04/19/2019
Teachers and staff could see more money in their paychecks and employer contributions towards their health care benefits next school year.
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Davina Stringer announced as Winkley Elementary Principal
04/18/2019
Leander ISD Superintendent Dan Troxell, Ph.D., announced Dr. Davina Stringer as the new principal of Winkley Elementary School on Thursday, April 18.
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New programs, possible budget priorities on the horizon
04/05/2019
Trustees discussed a list of community priorities for new programs and possible magnet schools, including the addition of an orchestra program.
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Board approves plan to unify LEEF, Viper Nation
04/05/2019
Trustees approved a community-led plan to name the Leander ISD Educational Excellence Foundation (LEEF) the district’s sole foundation with a move to create academic booster clubs across the district.
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Attendance Zoning 2020–21
Trustees submit 2020–21 zoning scenario for discussion at public hearings
04/05/2019
The process for adjusting attendance zones for schools in the 2020-21 school year hit another milestone with the Board selecting Scenario D to be presented at two community meetings on April 8 and April 10.
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Board Briefs: April 5, 2019
04/05/2019
The Board of Trustees submitted a 2020–21 attendance zoning scenario for discussion at upcoming public hearings, approved the LISD Education Foundation Plan of Action and considered updates regarding budget and new program development at its April 4 meeting.
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LISD Scientists Take Home the Au at Regional Science Fair
04/02/2019
LISD middle and high school students nabbed multiple honors at the Regional Science Fair in College Station.
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Elementary students
Pre-K and Kindergarten Registration Set for 4/24, 4/25
03/13/2019
We are excited to welcome our newest students in preparation for the 2019-20 school year!
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Middle School Students Learn on the Road
03/12/2019
Stiles Spartans engage with digital truck as part of online library
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Board Briefs: March 8, 2019
03/08/2019
The Board of Trustees considered middle school zoning scenarios, the authorization of LISD’s next bond sale and the latest construction around the district at its March 7 meeting.
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Middle School Attendance Zoning Process
Discussions continue on attendance zoning with the opening of Danielson Middle School
03/08/2019
The Board will see an additional 2020–21 attendance zone scenario during its April 4 meeting after discussing Scenario B, which focused on keeping student groups together from middle to high school and relieving crowded schools.
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Board approves LISD's second bond sale from 2017 Bond
03/08/2019
Trustees approved the district’s issuance of school construction bonds, the second new money sale for use on projects approved as part of the 2017 Bond.
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Middle Schools Advance in Geography Bee
03/05/2019
Eight middle Schools send finalists to compete for the title of District Geography Bee Champion
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Leander ISD students lead, set the tone for Texas PTA Rally Day
03/01/2019
Leander ISD set the tone and led the way for students across Texas during PTA Rally Day at the Texas Capitol
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11 Leander ISD Destination Imagination Teams Advance to State Competition
02/26/2019
An incredible 11 Leander ISD Destination Imagination teams won the right to advance to the DI state tournament in Corpus Christi on March 22 and 23.
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Digital Learning Day
LISD to participate in Digital Learning Day
02/25/2019
Leander ISD participate in national Digital Learning Day (#DLDay) on Feb. 28. This is a day that celebrates the use of digital technology in learning, highlighting innovative and forward-thinking uses of technology in the classroom.
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Student Transfer Requests
Student Transfer Application Window Open
02/25/2019
The transfer application window opened Feb. 25 and will close March 24.
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Board Briefs: Trustees seek more feedback on middle school zoning, approve major maintenance projects
02/22/2019
The Board of Trustees approved the 2019 major maintenance projects, reviewed the district’s performance on an annual Texas scorecard and continued the discussion for a 2020-21 middle school attendance zoning change at its Feb. 21 meeting.
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Board approves major maintenance, bond project proposals
02/22/2019
Construction and capital renewal projects will continue as the Trustees acted on multiple projects
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Trustees consider middle school zoning scenarios, ask for community feedback
02/22/2019
Trustees are asking for more community input as they review all middle school attendance zones for the 2020-21 school year and the opening of Danielson Middle School.
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LISD teachers, students shine in the annual TAPR
02/22/2019
The annual Texas Academic Performance Report (TAPR) reflects the districts strong graduation rate and performance on standardized testing.
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