Austin ISD is happy to announce the launch of our mobile app—a new way to stay connected. The app will allow all AISD students, staff and families to receive notifications from the district and campuses for which they wish to subscribe. Other helpful tools include a COVID-19 self-screening for users to complete before coming into contact with others or before leaving home for work or school. The app allows for quick…

Doss Owls

Good afternoon Doss parents and community! I hope you all are well today. On Wednesday, July 8th we received new information from TEA regarding instructional settings and providing guidance for school funding as we move into the 2020-2021 school year. You can read this overview here. I truly hope TEA allows more local discretion on how we send students back to school to ensure the safety of our staff, students, and…

Doss Owls

Happy summer Doss families and community! This message is intended to provide a quick update regarding the reopening of our school as we grow closer to the 2020-2021 school year. Know the situation with reopening schools is fluid and based partially on the number of COVID-19 cases in Travis County. Finalized schedules for reopening schools may come throughout July and into August. It is the goal of AISD and Doss Elementary…

Doss Owls

Reopening Schools Update I conducted an optional staff meeting yesterday to provide our team with an update on reopening schools for the fall. I, as many in AISD, eagerly awaited information from TEA regarding specifics on reopening schools for the 2020-2021 school.  Unfortunately this announcement was delayed but we did, however, receive information regarding how schools might be funded next year considering a virtual environment.  You can read that information below: TEA…

Current student information can be verified and updated for next year by selecting the Student Registration tile in the Parent Cloud at my.austinisd.org. New Students who live within AISD boundaries can also register early! For more information, please visit austinisd.org/enroll.

Fall Registration Open for iKids Onsite After-School Program at Doss iKids U Priority Registration for the 2019 – 2020 School Year has begun! Turn in registrations at the Doss Elementary front office, visit iKids online at www.ikidsuniversity.com, or register by phone at 512-265-7733. iKids U offers a variety of onsite after-school opportunities at Doss (Lucy Read) Elementary including Stay & Play until 6:00 PM, Enrichment classes, and One on One Piano,…

Volunteering

The CAC is the Campus Advisory Council designed to give the administrative team guidance and input at Doss. It serves as a bridge from community to school and from school to community. The Doss CAC has three parent openings and two business openings to fill for the 2019-20 school year. You can find additional information and the application here: https://www.austinisd.org/advisory-bodies/cac Applications are due May 10th. Meetings are currently held monthly, on…