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Photos: Congratulations to the Austin area's 2019 valedictorians & salutatorians  Austin American-Statesman

Katherine Eisen, Cedar Ridge High School valedictorian: I will be attending The University of Texas at Austin to study computer science. [Contributed photo].



These Austin-area high schools rank among best in Texas  Austin American-Statesman

The Liberal Arts and Science Academy High School is the highest performing Austin-area public high school and ranks among the best in Texas, according to a ...



U.S. News ranks Austin area's best public high schools  Austin Business Journal

A total of 11 schools in the Austin area ranked among the top 100 in Texas, according to U.S. News & World Report.



Lockdown lifted at Round Rock ISD's Westwood High School  KVUE.com

School leaders said law enforcement is addressing a concern and that all students are safe and secure in the building.



Season for Caring: Westwood High School, neighbors help groundskeeper Keith Desilets  Austin American-Statesman

The story began to spread throughout the Westwood High School community and its surrounding neighbors on the morning of Sunday, Nov. 25. They posted on ...



3 Westwood High School students arrested in connection to armed robbery at Texas State  KVUE.com

SAN MARCOS, Texas — The Texas State University Police Department said they have arrested three suspects in connection to an armed robbery that occurred ...



Affidavit: Westwood football players charged in robbery were stealing THC vape pens  Austin American-Statesman

Friday update: An armed robbery that occurred at Texas State University that landed three Westwood High School football players in jail was the result of a drug ...



Round Rock ISD’s Westwood High to make nonranking program permanent  Austin American-Statesman

Most Westwood High School students will continue unranked in the 2018-19 school year, a move that district staff said has created less stress and an equitable ...



TO-DO LIST: May and June events in Round Rock, Pflugerville and Hutto  Community Impact Newspaper

Bring your clubs to the newly renovated Forest Creek Golf Club for the third annual Team Brock Golf Fore a Cure golf tournament. The event raises funds for ...



Ford, Round Rock boys basketball team drive past Westwood  Austin American-Statesman

Neeow!”In the dying minutes of a 55-46 Round Rock win over Westwood on Dec. 11, Dragons senior Carter Ford zoomed by the scorers table at Westwood High ...



Austin-area student aces all 3 college entrance exams  Austin American-Statesman

Westwood High School senior Pooja Enagala always has been an achiever.Her kindergarten teacher at Laurel Mountain Elementary in Northwest Austin ...



Round Rock parents angry with Westwood High class rank program  Austin American-Statesman

A group of angry Westwood parents voiced concerns over the Round Rock school board's recent decision to remove class rankings from Westwood High School ...



Hendrickson rally downs Westwood in baseball district opener  Austin American-Statesman

As Hendrickson coach Doug Pearce noted March 12, you don't apologize for winning games in District 13-6A, no matter the circumstances.While the Hawks may ...



Round Rock ISD’s Westwood High opts out of class rankings  Austin American-Statesman

Ranking Westwood High School students who do not reach the top 10 percent of their class is now a thing of the past, and other district high schools could follow ...



Westwood High adds new security measures following Florida shooting  KXAN.com

Community members shared their concerns in a security forum at Westwood High School Wednesday night to learn about the changes.



"We're all afraid to go to school": After Santa Fe, Texas seeks to make students safer  Bryan-College Station Eagle

Almost a year after the massacre at Santa Fe High School, state lawmakers are considering ways to make students and teachers feel safe in the classroom ...



Westwood boys soccer team beats Leander, strengthens playoff hopes  Austin American-Statesman

In the jumbled District 13-6A playoff picture, five boys soccer teams will be left out when the dust settles.The way it played Friday at home, Westwood doesn't ...



Williamson sheriff: Westwood High student charged with making threat  Austin American-Statesman

The Williamson County sheriff's office has arrested a 17-year-old student at Westwood High School for making a terroristic threat toward another student, Sheriff ...



Some in Round Rock ISD divided over Westwood High School pilot program to end class rankings  Community Impact Newspaper

Feb 8, 2018: Parents, stakeholders and students flooded Round Rock High School's lecture hall in September and October for discussions about Westwood ...



Rally lifts Westwood volleyball team past Vista Ridge, into playoffs  Austin American-Statesman

With nothing less than the season on the line, Westwood delivered a clutch performance against Vista Ridge to claim the fourth and final playoff spot in District ...



Eight Westwood High students ace the ACT  Austin American-Statesman

Most people need months of preparation before taking the ACT. Eight Westwood High School students who aced the test said they barely studied for it.



District 13-6A summer tour: Westwood must replace bevy of weapons  Austin American-Statesman

In February's biennial realignment, longtime district competitor Pflugerville dropped down to Class 5A and the three largest Leander school district programs ...



Texas' No. 1 public high school is right here in Austin, list says  Austin American-Statesman

One of Austin's top high schools racked up another honor: Best public high school in Texas.Liberal Arts & Science Academy, a public magnet school located on ...



Round Rock ISD announces new Westwood High School principal  Community Impact Newspaper

Jul 20, 2016: Round Rock ISD announced July 19 that Mario Acosta will serve as the new principal of Westwood High School in Northwest Austin. "I will be ...



Round Rock ISD ends class rank at one high school  KVUE

Round Rock ISD is testing out a program that some feel will help high school students have a better chance to get into the college of their choice.



Westwood principals off to a roaring start | Education  Palestine Herald Press

Scott Nettles, the new Westwood High School principal, plans to keep an open door to students, teachers, and parents. Accessibility and leading by example, ...



Several Austin-area schools ranked best in Texas, 1 best in nation  KVUE.com

Austin-area schools are being recognized in a new report for their academic excellence.



Season for Caring: Cedar Park couple donating new lawnmower to Keith Desilets  Austin American-Statesman

Keith Desilets knows a lot about many things: classic Camaros, his favorite singer, Michael Jackson, and how to cut lawns.Desilets, 40, is in his first year working ...



Two dead after southeast Austin crash  KVUE.com

AUSTIN, Texas — Two people are dead after a crash in southeast Austin on Tuesday night. The crash happened at around 10 p.m. at 517 E. Slaughter Ln.



Harken: The Greater Austin High School Musical Theatre Awards are on the way  austin360

The awards show that changed the fortunes of the Long Center for the Performing Arts returns to April 17 at 7:30 p.m. The Greater Austin High School Musical ...



Westwood High School grad at UT alumnus starring in 'Expendables 3'  austin360

Westwood High School graduate and UT alumnus Glen Powell has landed a role that puts him in some serious action-hero company. The young actor is starring ...



Westwood sophomore ranks in world science fair  Hillcountrynews

Seven Central Texas students who excelled in February at the Austin Energy Regional Science Festival have won a total of five awards in global competition.



Thrice as nice: Texas high-schooler aces PSAT, SAT and ACT  Austin American-Statesman

Westwood High School senior Pooja Enagala always has been an achiever.Her kindergarten teacher at Laurel Mountain Elementary in Austin suggested Pooja ...



Pros, cons debated on $508M Round Rock ISD bond election  Austin American-Statesman

Supporters and opponents of the Round Rock school district's $508 million bond election are making a final push in swaying the community on the measure that ...



Voters say yes to $508 million Round Rock ISD bond package  Austin American-Statesman

Voters gave a resounding "yes" for a $508 million Round Rock school district bond package and backed three new faces and one incumbent to the district's ...



Teen accused of hit-and-run of boy who then crawled home  KXAN.com

AUSTIN (KXAN) - A driver who is accused of hitting a boy walking home from his northwest Austin school in February and leaving him to crawl a quarter of a mile ...



Westwood student heading to Washington, D.C., after winning national contest  Austin American-Statesman

Westwood High School has a new exemplary student to celebrate this month.A Westwood student, Kyungmin (Kate) Lee, Lee was recognized at an award ...



Round Rock ISD holds public hearing on bond proposals  Austin American-Statesman

The Round Rock school board heard calls for renovations and additional infrastructure at several district campuses during public hearings last week concerning ...



Round Rock student succeeds in international science fair  Austin American-Statesman

A Round Rock student claimed big prizes at an international science fair in Pittsburgh.Sindhuja Uppuluri, a sophomore at Westwood High School, placed fourth ...



These Austin-area high schools make the grade as best in Texas — and the nation  CultureMap Austin

KVUE — Austin-area high schools — now is the time to give yourselves a pat on the back. According to U.S. News and World Report, Central Tex.



Top 10 percent admission rule drives competition at Austin schools  Community Impact Newspaper

Texas' top 10 percent automatic college admission rule has worked for and against one Austin-area family. The law—approved 20 years ago this May to ...



Villalpando: Parents involved in college admission scandal robbed kids of life lessons  austin360

We all want our kids to get into their first choice of college, right? We might have even said, "We would do anything to get our kid into that school!"Anything ...



Man gets 18 years for hit-and-run death of Stony Point High coach  KXAN.com

ROUND ROCK, Texas (KXAN) — A man will spend 18 years in prison after a jury found him guilty Thursday in a hit-and-run from 2016 that killed a Stony Point ...



Round Rock school beats out LASA in U.S. News' national ranking  Austin American-Statesman

There's a new top school in Central Texas. Meridian School, a public charter school in Round Rock, has been named the top high school in Texas by U.S. News ...



Breaking down Round Rock ISD's $508M bond proposition  Community Impact Newspaper

Aug 21, 2018: The Round Rock ISD board of trustees voted unanimously to call a $508 million Nov. 6 bond election for "critical needs" projects. The district ...



Round Rock ISD $508M bond package includes 200 items  Austin American-Statesman

A $508 million bond election called by the Round Rock school board Monday includes 200 expenditures with estimated costs ranging from $43000 to $50 ...



Here's what Austin-area schools are doing under the city-wide boil water notice  KVUE.com

Austin-area schools said they are aware of the boil water notice and are making adjustments for students.



Suspect cuts hole in roof of Kyle Target, arrested in 'Mission Impossible' style burglary  KVUE.com

Police said the man was equipped with a rope, harness and grappling hook. He was found in a "poor attempt to hide behind a rack in the shoe department."



More than 20 Austin-area high schools make U.S. News' national ranking  Austin American-Statesman

U.S. News & World Report's annual list of best high schools in America is out, and Austinites are sure to recognize a local school that cracked the top 50.



Best Austin-Area High Schools 2018: U.S. News & World Report  Downtown Austin, TX Patch

Best Austin-Area High Schools 2018: U.S. News - Downtown Austin, TX - Check to see which Austin area high schools rank among the nation's best. Did your ...



Area students named to Austin College Dean's List  North Texas e-News

Sherman, Texas -- Austin College administrators have announced the Dean's List for Fall Term 2018. The Dean's List recognizes the top 20 percent of students ...



Teenager accused of striking boy with vehicle, leaving him to crawl home  KVUE.com

A 17-year-old has been charged in the investigation of a hit-and-run that left a 10-year-old boy injured and crawling on his way home from school.



Austin teen competes in elite national chess tournament  KVUE.com

The Austin teen began playing chess at 4-years-old, and started her competitive career at age 6. She will now compete in the U.S. Girls' Junior Chess ...



Where to Buy Now: Milwood/Rattan Creek - Austin Monthly - July 2018 - Austin, TX  Austin Monthly

Below a thick canopy of leafy oak trees, a parade of dressed-up dogs, children pedaling decorated bicycles, and pick-ups turned into floats follow a fire truck to ...



JoCo Partners and The ValCap Group Partner on the Acquisition of Two Apartment Communities in Austin, TX  Business Wire

AUSTIN, Texas--(BUSINESS WIRE)--On June 28, 2018 private equity real estate firms JoCo Partners and The ValCap Group teamed up to acquire two ...



Area valedictorians, salutatorians have big plans  Austin American-Statesman

Round Rock High valedictorian plans double major at UTValedictorian Thanvi Thodati will enter the University of Texas at Austin in the fall to pursue a double ...



'Joy Prom' brings prom to students with special needs  Katy Times

Cinco Ranch High School Student Council will host a Joy Prom for special needs individuals Saturday, April 27. Anyone in the community can attend.



Boil water notice lifted for Austin Water, West Travis County PUA customers  KVUE.com

AUSTIN — The unprecedented boil water notice for Austin Water customers ended Sunday, and the West Travis County Public Utility Agency lifted their boil ...



The best-performing public high schools in Austin, according to new U.S. News ranking  Austin Business Journal

The top-ranked public high school in Central Texas is the Austin school district's Liberal Arts and Science Academy. The magnet school received the honor as ...



Round Rock-area Boy Scouts finish Eagle Scout projects  Austin American-Statesman

One local Boy Scout oversaw the creation of an outdoor learning space for elementary students and another renovated a dog park for a local nonprofit in *service* ...



Georgetown boys, Weiss Herceg lead area swimmers state success  Austin American-Statesman

Weiss' Ana Herceg is the fastest 200-yard freestyle swimmer in Class 5A history, and Georgetown is the best boys team in 5A.And both aren't even close.Herceg ...



High school baseball: Ex-Westwood player guides Forney to state  Palestine Herald Press

ROUND ROCK — Palestine native Jason Farrow said he learned plenty from former Westwood High School athletic director Kevin Hayes.



Waterloo Swimming Sends Off 5 Seniors to Compete in Collegiate Programs  SwimSwam

Waterloo Swimming senior headed to swim in college, from left to right: Jacob Stubbs, Staley Varozza, Alyssa Grunloh, Breanna Harris, Brynn Stokes.



LIVE UPDATES: High school football playoff games from around DFW and the rest of Texas  Star-Telegram

The high school football playoffs are here with a great slate of games this evening. Follow along below for live updates from all the games around Dallas-Fort ...



College Station High School to host 'Drums Along the Brazos' event on Saturday  Bryan-College Station Eagle

The beat goes on Saturday when the College Station High School Cougar Band and Guard host their sixth annual Drums Along the Brazos in the school's ...



Austin man left to die in Costa Rica, wife says  FOX 7 Austin

Michelle Dean is left only with photos and loving memories of her husband, 58-year-old Brian.



Hit-and-run suspect arrested after young victim crawled 400 yards home  Spectrum News

Unable to use his legs, the injured boy crawled 400 yards home.



3 Austin schools rank in the top 100 of America's Best High Schools  CultureMap Austin

Three public high schools in the Austin area have cracked The Daily Beast's 2013 list of America's Best High Schools. Newsweek and The Daily Beast ha.



Boise State roster countdown 2018: Day 89, Cameron Thomas  One Bronco Nation Under God

Just like that, we are out of the 90's and into the 80's. It's like we have a time machine... or we are just counting backward. First up for the 80's is #89 Cameron ...



Eight Round Rock Schools Ranked Among Best In Central Texas In New Report  Patch.com

Eight Round Rock ISD Schools Among Best In Region - Round Rock, TX - Canyon Creek, Spicewood, Laurel Mountain and Herrington elementary schools ...



JoCo Partners and The ValCap Group Acquire Two Apartment Communities in Austin Totaling 316-Units  MultifamilyBiz.com

AUSTIN, TX - Private equity real estate firms JoCo Partners and The ValCap Group teamed up to acquire two off-market apartment communities in the...



Fine arts director stepping down  Austin American-Statesman

Jim Van Zandt, longtime fine arts director for Round Rock ISD, is retiring in June after 48 years as an educator.He first joined Round Rock ISD as the band ...



Several Austin-area high schools rank among top Texas STEM programs  Austin Business Journal

Several Austin-area high schools ranked among the 10 best in Texas for their science, technology, engineering and mathematics – or STEM, for short ...



Try these summer camps in Austin if you still need to fill your summer  austin360

As school ends or has ended, now is the time parents often do the last-minute scramble to line up summer camps. Maybe the camp you thought would be the ...



3 students planned attack with guns, explosives at Austin-area high school, authorities say  Dallas News

Three high-school seniors were arrested Wednesday after authorities say they planned a shooting at their Austin-area school.Several students at...



2018 Summer Camp Guide for Round Rock, Pflugerville and Hutto  Community Impact Newspaper

Students can learn acting and technical theater skills and vocabulary at the camps. Activities include creating costumes, sets and props and learning warm-up ...



Your ultimate 2018 guide to summer camps in Northwest Austin  Community Impact Newspaper

The Northwest Austin area is home to a variety of summer camps for children of all ages and interests. Parents can choose from academic, day, overnight and ...



Neighborhood Profile: Great Hills - Austin Monthly - October 2017 - Austin, TX  Austin Monthly

The hills are alive in Northwest Austin, where Great Hills, originally developed in the 1970s, has become a coveted neighborhood for families and young ...



Littlest Round Rock Express Fans Catch Baseball Fever  Round Rock, TX Patch

Round Rock Babies Catch Baseball Fever - Round Rock, TX - Baseball club and St. David's Healthcare join in welcoming newest generation of fans with special ...



Bank robbery suspect in custody - News  Austin American-Statesman

Bank robbery suspect in custody. The Round Rock Police Department and the FBI's Central Texas Violent Crime Task Force have arrested a suspect in ...



Leander ISD baseball wrap  Hillcountrynews

Rouse Raiders sophomore pitcher Jameson Slayter (22) on the mound during a high school baseball game between Rouse High School and Westwood High ...



Data shows Round Rock ISD outperforms state, region in academics  Austin American-Statesman

Data from an annual state academic report shows the Round Rock school district outperforms the state and region in most studied performance measures.



Three area tennis players net UIL singles championships  Austin American-Statesman

On Friday, Westwood High School freshman Kiana Graham completed the perfect tennis season.With a 6-1, 6-2 victory over McKinney Boyd's Emma Gener at ...



Murdock Family Matters  KVUE.com

One might think being the son of former Texas quarterback, Mark Murdock, would naturally lead to a football career.



High school football: County rivals open district  Palestine Herald Press

ELKHART — Most every year, the Elkhart and Westwood High School football teams play a taut game – and the 2016 edition was no exception.



Tyler Sokup Named Head Football Coach and Campus Athletic Director for Plano West  Texas Redzone Report

From Plano ISD. Plano, TX – February 19, 2019. At tonight's meeting of the Plano ISD Board of. Trustees, Tyler Soukup was approved and announced as Plano ...



FYI: SWAT standoff, McNeil track coach arrested, more:  Austin American-Statesman

Two arrested after SWAT standoffRound Rock police arrested two women following a SWAT standoff Monday night.The incident began at about 7 p.m. in the ...



The Price of Admission  Texas Tribune

In Texas, public high schools with fewer “economically disadvantaged” students and more “college-ready” students tend to send a greater percentage of their ...



2018 summer camp guide for Cedar Park and Leander  Community Impact Newspaper

Summer break gives students a chance to transition into campers and experience all the region has to offer. Here are several of the camps that will be offered ...



High school football recruiting: Morrow joins Pirate ship at Southwestern  Palestine Herald Press

Westwood High School football player Zach Morrow made it official on Monday afternoon — signing with Southwestern University in Georgetown.



Leander ISD names new area superintendent  Hillcountrynews

Starting May 1, Dr. Laurelyn Arterbury, a 17-year veteran educator, will lead as an area superintendent for Leander ISD.Arterbury has served as executive ...



This Week on the TXHSFB Coaching Carousel (February 24 – March 2)  Texas Redzone Report

Welcome to my attempt to keep myself informed on head football changes in the state of Texas. If you see I am missing something, please DM @txhsfb on Twitter ...



District volleyball off and running  Hillcountrynews

The Vandegrift Vipers won eight of nine matches and grabbed the third place gold division trophy at the Westwood Warrior Showcase, while Rouse place ...



State Championship Preview: Duncanville vs. Galena Park Northshore  Texas Redzone Report

Duncanville Panthers (14-0) vs. Galena Park North Shore Mustangs (15-0) Saturday, December 22, 2018 • 7:00 p.m.. AT&T Stadium, Arlington, TX



Fitness titan Ally Davidson: Soul of a Gladiator  austin360

We recently wrote about an adoption-match picnic staged with the help of the indefatigable Kelly clan of Austin. While working on that post, we discovered that ...



Round Rock explores $25M aquatics center  Community Impact Newspaper

Mar 11, 2016: The city of Round Rock, Round Rock ISD and the YMCA are contemplating constructing a large indoor aquatics center on A.W. Grimes Boulevard.



This Week on the TXHSFB Coaching Carousel (March 17 – March 23)  Texas Redzone Report

If you see I am missing something, please DM @txhsfb on Twitter. Recent Hirings. Padriac McGinnis (Fort Bend Hightower HFC) hired by Houston Yates.



Two Found Dead Inside Tent In North Austin Were Victims Of Homicide [VIDEO]  Patch.com

North Austin-Pflugerville, TX - Samuel Davila, 43, and Charlene Whipple, 39, were found dead after police were called to check on their welfare.



8 sports as unique as Austin — from ax-throwing to cornhole  CultureMap Austin

When the city has a slogan like “Keep Austin Weird,” you know there's going to be some pretty interesting options for extracurricular.



Carroll Senior High Named One of America's Smartest Public High Schools  Southlake Style

Dragons have a newbraccolade to their name: Carroll Senior High School (CSHS) landed on abrprestigious list of the country's smartest public high schools, ...



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