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AISD to hold school closure meetings

Wednesday, September 18, 2019 by Elizabeth Pagano

Last week, the Austin Independent School District announced that 12 schools could be closed. Now the school district is soliciting feedback from Austinites in a series of public meetings. Residents are invited to discuss plans at campus-specific meetings, district-wide meetings, or by participating online via this portal. Public meetings will take place through Oct. 10. All meetings are listed below, with the meetings’ focus in parentheses:

  • Pease Elementary School, Sept. 23, 7:30-8:30 a.m. (Pease Elementary)
  • Metz Elementary School, Sept. 24, 7:30-8:30 a.m. (Metz Elementary)
  • Sims Elementary School, Sept. 25, 7:30-8:30 a.m. (Norman-Sims Elementary)
  • Webb Middle School, Sept. 25, 5:30-7:00 p.m. (Webb Middle School)
  • Brooke Elementary School, Sept. 26, 7:30-8:30 a.m. (Brooke Elementary)
  • Maplewood Elementary School, Sept. 27, 7:30-8:30 a.m. (Maplewood Elementary)
  • Austin High School, Sept. 28, noon-2 p.m. (District-wide)
  • Ridgetop Elementary School, Sept. 30, 8-9 a.m. (Ridgetop Elementary)
  • Northeast High School, Sept. 30, 6-8 p.m. (Webb MS, Dobie MS, Northeast HS, Ridgetop ES, Reilly ES)
  • Martin Middle School, Oct. 1, 6-8 p.m. (Brooke ES, Govalle ES, Linder ES, Pease ES, Zavala ES, Metz ES, Sanchez ES)
  • Joslin Elementary School, Oct. 2, 7:30-8:30 a.m. (Joslin Elementary)
  • Dawson Elementary School, Oct. 3, noon-1 p.m. (Dawson Elementary)
  • Campbell Elementary School, Oct. 3, 6-8 p.m. (Maplewood ES, Campbell ES, Blackshear ES)
  • Bertha Sadler Means YWLA, Oct. 4, 8:30-9:30 a.m. (Bertha Sadler Means YWLA)
  • Pecan Springs Elementary School, Oct. 8, 3:30-4:30 p.m. (Pecan Springs Elementary School)
  • Gus Garcia YMLA, Oct. 8, 6-8 p.m. (Sadler Means YWLA, Garcia YMLA, Pecan Springs ES, Winn ES, Pickle ES, Sims ES, Norman ES)
  • Palm Elementary School, Oct. 9, 7:45-8:45 a.m. (Palm Elementary)
  • Crockett High School, Oct. 9, 6-8 p.m. (Joslin ES, Dawson ES, St. Elmo ES, Galindo ES)
  • Bedichek Middle School, Oct. 10, 6-8 p.m. (Palm ES, Perez ES, Langford ES, Covington MS)

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