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Board Briefs: Trustees name LISD's next schools, adopt new student information system
12/14/2018
The Board of Trustees officially named LISD’s newest elementary school, adopted a new student information system and received an update on ongoing construction at its Dec. 13 meeting.
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LISD Board names district's next schools
12/14/2018
Following a lengthy public comment window and the consideration of nearly 500 naming submissions, the Board of Trustees officially named the district’s newest schools at its Dec. 13 meeting.
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Board approves adoption, implementation of a new student information system
12/14/2018
Trustees approved eSchoolPlus, a product of PowerSchool Group, LLC, as the district’s new system for student grades, attendance, and other data management starting in the 2019-20 school year.
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Construction continues on LISD’s major maintenance, Bond 2017 projects
12/14/2018
Construction at Larkspur Elementary School continues on schedule, while several more Bond 2017 projects have broken ground.
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Amanda Lillard announced as Westside Elementary School principal
12/13/2018
Leander ISD Superintendent Dan Troxell, Ph.D., announced Amanda Lillard as the principal of the Westside Elementary School Thursday, Dec. 13.
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CollegeBoard 9th Annual AP® District Honor Roll Leander ISD Leading to a Bright Future
LISD Placed on 9th Annual AP® District Honor Roll
12/06/2018
Leander ISD is one of 373 school districts in the U.S. and Canada being honored by the College Board with placement on the 9th Annual AP ® District Honor Roll.
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Leander ISD celebrates School Resource Officer Appreciation Week
12/03/2018
During School Resource Officer Appreciation Week, Dec. 3-7, Leander ISD would like to say “thank you” to the School Resources Officers (SROs) who help with the district’s top priority: the safety and security of our students and staff.
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Board Briefs: Trustees welcome new members, consider academic calendar development
11/30/2018
The Board of Trustees welcomed new members, considered the process for the development of the upcoming academic calendar and reviewed submissions for the naming of its newest schools at its Nov. 29 meeting.
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Grimes, Gonzales-Dholakia sworn in as new LISD trustees
11/30/2018
Recently elected trustees Elexis Grimes and Gloria Gonzales-Dholakia took office as the newest LISD board members. Gonzales-Dholakia and Grimes replace two longtime trustees who did not seek re-election, Don Hisle and Will Streit.
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Trustees consider naming suggestions for new LISD schools
11/30/2018
The Board of Trustees discussed naming for Elementary School 27 and Middle School 9 at its Nov.20 meeting, reviewing options in three categories: geographical, historical or national figure, or a local contributor to Leander ISD.
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Development of LISD 2019–2020 academic calendar underway
11/30/2018
The development of next year’s academic calendar is underway, with a proposal to the Board due January 2019. LISD staff will also consider creating a working draft of the 2020-2021 academic calendar for community planning purposes.
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txConnect Parent Portal experiencing technical difficulties
11/28/2018
The txConnect Parent Portal is currently experiencing technical difficulties. The district is aware of the issue and is working quickly to get the system back online.
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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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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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