STAAR testing for students who need to retake one or more of the STAAR tests will be at Bedichek July 11-14 due to no air conditioning at Crockett High. Schedule: Monday, July 11 & Wednesday, July 13: English I or II. Tuesday, July 12 or Thursday July 14: Algebra, Biology and/or US History. Bus transportation will be provided to Bedichek leaving Crockett daily at 8:15 a.m. Students may provide their own transportation. Lunch will be provided on Monday and Wednesday. Students must provide their own lunch on Tuesday and Thursday. Students may bring water and snacks to the test center.
On the south grounds of the Crockett campus, the new Construction Trades classroom is under construction. This facility is scheduled to be open by August 2016 for fall classes. As part of the bond, this site will have equipment and tools for students to learn all aspects of the construction industry. ACC will be partnering with AISD for college credit coursework in construction trades for both Crockett and ACC students.
Bubba Varela has been awarded the first Robert "Robbie" Gaston Celebration of Life Scholarship by the Gaston family. The family chose Bubba Varela for his demonstration of the qualities of leadership, patriotism, friendship and humor. Pictured are Servando (Bubba) Varela, Interim Principal Sissy Camacho and proud father Servando Varela III.
Grisela Rivera and Alanis Lee were congratulated for their state art awards by members of the Austin ISD school board on Monday, May 16. Art instructor Jennifer Nowzaradan and Interim Principal Sissy Camacho accompanied the students.
171 students were awarded Trustee Awards by School Board members Paul Saldana, District 6 and Yasmine Wagner, District 7 with principal Sissy Camacho. These students were the top 10% of the 1st thru 5th 6 week grading period.
AISD will hold an information session with a brief presentation and gallery walk. Meeting will be held in the David Crockett High School Library on May 24th from 4:30 to 5:30 pm. Community members will have the opportunity to review program proposals and offer input and guidance.
Don't miss this FUN and EXCITING opportunity to see old friends, meet new ones, and learn about high school!
Prom photos are now available and can be downloaded for free (compliments of Crockett Yearbook). [click the above link]
Four seniors were awarded special certificates, medallions and each also received a $1,000.00 college scholarship awarded by the Onion Creek Masonic Lodge Thursday, May 5. On hand to congratulate them were their parents, Michelle Snyder, College and Career Counselor and Sissy Camacho, principal.
Austin ISD will be honoring Austin's outstanding Latino students and community leaders on Saturday May 7, 2016 at 10:00 am at the Lady Bird Johnson Auditorium at the University of Texas at Austin.