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Board Briefs: Trustees discuss LISD’s legislative priorities, review new course proposals
11/09/2018
The Board of Trustees discussed the district’s legislative priorities, reviewed new course proposals and received an update on ongoing construction at its Nov. 8 meeting.
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District’s priorities in focus ahead of legislative session
11/09/2018
The 2019 Leander ISD Legislative Priorities outline the key legislative agenda for the district in the 86th Texas Legislative Session.
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Notice of Destruction of Records
11/07/2018
The Special Education Department of the Leander Independent School District is preparing to destroy personally identifiable information which was maintained to provide educational services for qualifying students.
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LISD Celebrates Maintenance Appreciation Week
11/05/2018
Leander ISD salutes its outstanding maintenance staff, which oversees 7 million square feet of real estate over 200 square miles.
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11th-graders: School Day ACT Registration Open
11/02/2018
Leander ISD 11th-grade students may take the ACT during the school day Feb. 20, 2019, from 7:45 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. Registration is open now through Dec. 7, 2018.
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2018 International Baccalaureate (IB) Diploma Programme (DP)
83 Percent of LHS IB Students Earn IB Diploma
10/29/2018
An outstanding 83 percent of Leander High School’s Class of 2018 International Baccalaureate (IB) Diploma Candidates received their IB Diploma.
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Scheduled Technology Outage: Monday, Nov. 19
10/29/2018
During the Thanksgiving Break, Leander ISD Information Technology Services will be conducting maintenance on the district firewall, which will result in an outage for an extended period of time. This outage is scheduled for Monday, Nov. 19, from 5 p.m. – midnight.
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Board Briefs: Trustees examine demographer report, review proposed matrix for hazardous bus routes
10/26/2018
The LISD Board of Trustees discussed the district’s annual demographer report, reviewed a proposed matrix for determining hazardous bus routes and received an update on ongoing construction at its Oct. 25 meeting.
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Demographer’s report again forecasts robust growth for LISD
10/26/2018
After adding the most students in the Austin area over the past decade, Leander ISD is poised to continue adding approximately 1,000 new students each year for the foreseeable future, making it No. 9 in Texas for school district growth.
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Proposed ratings tool for hazardous bus routes set for public comment
10/26/2018
Following a review by the Board, LISD will solicit public input regarding the proposed hazardous routes evaluation tool the district uses for households within two miles of their assigned campuses.
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Leander ISD Elementary School 27 Announcing Principal Tracie Montanio
Elementary School 27 Principal Announcement
10/25/2018
Leander ISD Superintendent Dan Troxell, Ph.D., announced Tracie Montanio as the principal of the district’s new elementary school Thursday, Oct. 25.
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LISD Celebrates Transportation Appreciation Week
10/22/2018
Our district sends out a huge thank you to all that make up the Transportation Department team - crossing guards, dispatchers, mechanics, bus drivers, bus monitors and more!
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Saving and Paying for College, FAFSA Assistance
10/19/2018
It is never too early to begin planning for the expense of post-secondary education. According to College For All Texans, the average cost to attend a public university in Texas is $24,123. Parents of students of all ages are invited to attend the Leander ISD Saving and Paying for College Information Session and FAFSA Assistance Night.
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Leander ISD Counseling Services Empowered Parenting: A Workshop Series by Leander ISD Counseling Services 2018-2019
Empowered Parenting: A Workshop Series by LISD Counseling Services
10/17/2018
The LISD Counseling Services Department has created a series of workshops to empower parents and students with useful information. Each session topic has been carefully selected to meet the needs of our community.
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LISD Celebrates National School Lunch Week
10/15/2018
LISD's caring Child Nutrition Services team help serve more than 24,000 meals per day across our 42 campuses. That's more than 4 MILLION meals a year!
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Exchange Student Program Applications Announcement
10/12/2018
Leander ISD will begin accepting applications for the Foreign Exchange Student (FES) Program for the 2019–20 school year in January 2019.
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Board considers community engagement priorities in upcoming climate surveys
10/12/2018
Trustees discussed the comprehensive surveys for students, parents, teachers and staff during the Oct. 11 meeting, considering the topics and delivery for engaging stakeholders.
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Board Briefs: Trustees discuss climate surveys, review campus and district improvement plans
10/12/2018
The Board of Trustees discussed climate surveys and community engagement, reviewed campus and district improvement plans and received an update on ongoing construction at its Oct. 11 meeting.
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School Naming Submissions Open for ES 27 and MS 9
10/11/2018
Submissions are now being accepted for school name nominations for Leander ISD’s 27th elementary school, opening in the fall of 2019, and the district’s 9th middle school, opening in the fall of 2020. The nomination process is open to everyone.
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LISD Students Earn National Merit/College Board Honors
10/09/2018
Leander ISD Superintendent Dan Troxell, Ph.D., announced that 22 LISD students were distinguished as Semifinalists in the 2019 National Merit Scholarship Program based on their outstanding performances on the Preliminary SAT/National Merit Scholarship Qualifying Test (PSAT/NMSQT).
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Special Education team showcases 18+ Transition Services
10/05/2018
Every student deserves a plan for success in school and after high school. That effort and planning extends to students in the Leander ISD Special Education program who qualify for services after they turn 18.
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ICYMI – LISD Board updates low-cost meals policy to assist families
10/04/2018
The Leander ISD Board of Trustees approved a policy update to the low-cost meal adjustment to ensure families get more communication and more leniency when exceeding the charge limit on negative school meal accounts.
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