Bond News

2022 Bond: Progress and Planning Update

In November 2022, Austin voters approved $2.44 billion in bond funds for improvements across the district. Since then, the district has been designing projects, ordering materials and gathering community input.

HVAC Support in Heat Wave

The safety of our students and staff is a top priority and Austin ISD’s Operations team is hard at work making repairs and providing temporary cooling units as quickly as possible.

Voters Pass $2.44 Billion Bond, Elect New Trustees

On Tuesday, Nov. 8, voters passed all three of Austin ISD’s bond proposals, an investment of $2.44 billion in local schools.

Statement from Board President Geronimo Rodriguez, Representing Current and Incoming Trustees

The current AISD Board of Trustees met with the four newly elected members who will be joining the board on Dec. 1, to begin discussing the process of choosing a new interim superintendent to serve Austin ISD.

Message from Interim Superintendent Dr. Anthony Mays

Austin ISD's Interim Superintendent Dr. Anthony Mays shares words of encouragement and a heartfelt goodbye with the entire AISD community.

Thank you / ¡Gracias!

On November 8, Austin voters passed the largest school bond package ever approved in Central Texas!

Austin ISD becomes first Texas district to get two AAA bond ratings

On Oct. 14, Austin Independent School District received a AAA bond rating by the bond rating agency KBRA, making the central Texas ISD the first in Texas to receive two AAA ratings.

Board Approves Worker Protections Resolution for All Bond Projects

On September 29, the Austin ISD Board of Trustees approved the Worker Protections Resolution which aims to be one of the strongest labor standards in Texas. 

Austin ISD Board Makes Election Day a Student Holiday

This upcoming Election Day, Nov. 8, will be a student holiday for the current academic calendar year and the next, following a Sept.29 vote by the Austin ISD Board of Trustees approving the measure.

HUB Program – Equity in Contracting: Doing Business With Austin ISD

Watch a recording of the workshop presented in collaboration with the Austin Independent School District Historically Underutilized Business (HUB) Program Department.