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Bringing the Group to the Vision
As Pat Forgione prepares to say farewell, he looks back on his AISD decade
"...Arranging an interview with Austin Independent School District Super­intendent Pat Forgione is surprisingly difficult. Not because..."

Feb. 27, 2009 News Feature by Richard Whittaker

Naked City
"...by comparing the investigation to a movie about high school cheerleading Headlines• The U.S. Department of Justice announced on..."

June 8, 2007 News Feature

Naked City
"...• AISD withdrew its plan to split Kealing Middle School into magnet and neighborhood schools for accountability..."

March 16, 2007 News Feature

Naked City
Headlines and happenings from Austin and beyond
"...• AISD announced the proposed closing of Webb Elementary School after three years of "unacceptable" Texas Assessment of Knowledge..."

Jan. 26, 2007 News Feature

'Stories From Deep in the Heart'
Austin teens use radio to preserve traditions, thanks to Texas Folklife
"...that command and open your ears at the LBJ School of Public Affairs this Friday evening, because a handful..."

Aug. 10, 2012 Arts Feature by Robert Faires

Naked City
News Shorts
"...could not be reached for comment. City spokeswoman Michelle Middlebrook-Gonzalez says the hunt is still on. "With everything that's..."

Oct. 19, 2001 News Feature by Lauri Apple

LBJ Science Academy Sucks Rocks
Gee Whiz, Mr. Science
"...enemy in the world. The principal of LBJ High School since the 1992-93 school year, Orum is a black..."

Dec. 15, 1995 News Feature by Roseana Auten

Recycle Your Electronics Tomorrow
Drop e-waste at Kealing in time for Earth Day
"...and Trading is hosting an e-waste pick-up spot at Kealing Middle School in an early celebration of Earth Day...."

April 19, 2013 Screens Post by Monica Riese

Naked City
AISDSuperintendent Pat Forgione fields protests about the recently-mandated end to block scheduling, and teachers' groups present alternatives.
"...Austin schoolteachers, shocked and angry at superintendent Pat Forgione's recent decision..."

April 14, 2000 News Feature by Kevin Fullerton

Board Discord on Single-Sex Schools
Little consensus leading up to Jan. 29 vote
"...or none: Those are the options for new single-sex schools facing Austin ISD. But with a board vote on..."

Jan. 18, 2013 News Feature by Richard Whittaker

Postmarks
Global Warming, Public Schools, and Jazz a la Zorn.
"...of racist and unequal public education, but threatening the school board with political and financial setbacks, to name a..."

Jan. 26, 2001 Column

Then There's This: Tuning In to Austin
Before revising land code, city performs field work with 'Code Next'
"...The first session kicked off Monday at Bowie High School in Southwest Austin, an area of town that can..."

Sept. 27, 2013 News Column by Amy Smith

Civics 101
Calendar of civic events, Nov. 10-17
"...annual crafts fair today and Sunday. 10am-6pm. The Old School, 1604 E. 11th...."

Nov. 11, 2011 News Column

Austin Schools Get COVID-19 Vaccines Into Arms
Schools help promote vaccination while addressing community hesitancy
"...Villarreal, a counselor at Austin ISD's Guerrero Thompson Elementary School, for advice. Moreno's son, José, an artistic and shy..."

June 4, 2021 News Feature by Clara Ence Morse

Branch by Branch
CARVER (3.0 stars)
"...large branch and bona fide neighborhood landmark next to Kealing Middle School. The predecessor structure, the old Austin "Colored..."

Sept. 20, 1996 News Feature

Naked City
News briefs from Austin, the region, and beyond
"...Oct. 2 to let us know that 17-year-old high school senior Mamadee Baby Kamara has been readmitted to Eastside..."

Oct. 9, 2009 News Feature

We're a Happy Family
Speak no evil
"...9, 2004), who steered Troupe into Natural Ear Music School, but tellingly, his first recordings at the age of..."

Oct. 28, 2011 Music Feature by Margaret Moser

Home Grown
Down on Pioneer Farm with KLRU's 'The Biscuit Brothers,' ready for season two but still struggling for funds
"...it doesn't blow over. Again. The group's fourth, Jerome Schoolar, is only slightly less antic offscreen than he is..."

May 19, 2006 Screens Feature by Marrit Ingman

Public Notice
Air Supply
"...none too thrilled to have kids out on the school day. This Friday is an AISD staff development day,..."

April 16, 1999 Column by Kate X Messer

Who Follows Barksdale?
AISD at-large seat draws five contenders
"...The group includes Pace; founder of the Enlightened Warriors afterschool program and mixed martial-arts coach Nael Chavez; PR consultant..."

Oct. 10, 2014 News Feature by Richard Whittaker

Capital Metro Workers on Strike
As of 3am Thursday morning, the majority of Amalgamated Transit Union 1091 had gone on strike against Capital Metro, and their contractor StarTran, resulting in a dramatic drop in bus service.
"...325-Ohlen Crosstown. Aside from the overall impact, the one school impacted by the strike is Kealing Middle School, whose..."

Sept. 23, 2005 News Feature by Wells Dunbar

Best Walking Dictionary
Pranathi Jammula
"...last May in Washington, D.C., the seventh grader from Kealing Middle School made history by winning Austin’s first regional..."

Nov. 2, 2018 Best of Austin Feature

African American Book Festival
Ninth edition of the Austin fest insists "Black Lives Matter"
"...Overflow parking will be available at Carver Library and Kealing Middle School...."

June 26, 2015 Arts Post by Alexa Harrington

HOPE Rolls Out Bike-Powered Farm Stand
Farmers market takes its act on the road
"...from its market vendors and then take it to schools, libraries, and community centers, where people already go on..."

May 9, 2014 News Feature by Nora Ankrum

Quote of the Week
"...– Kealing Middle School student Callier Creedle (pictured center) on high-stakes..."

April 27, 2012 News Column

City Hall Hustle: Choose Your Battleground
From zoning to parking to water, the new council's got its contentious hands full
"...Wellness Clinic and Kindness Give-away, scheduled Aug. 6 at Kealing Middle School. (What, they couldn't wedge puppies and kittens..."

July 29, 2011 News Column by Wells Dunbar

The Latest From Z Zeitgeist
'Pathogen' and 'Zombie Girl: The Movie'
"...– including Seton Northwest Hospital, the Crestview Minimax, and Kealing Middle School, where Hagins is a student in the..."

June 30, 2006 Screens Feature by Marrit Ingman

TCB
Handsome Joel remembered, inside Anthropos Arts, the drive to bring Roy Orbison to a postage stamp near you, and Chuck Berry deep in the heart of Texas.

Feb. 3, 2006 Music Column by Christopher Gray

Sterling Lands' New Mission
Sterling Lands II and the Eastside Social Action Coalition fight for equity in Austin's public schools.
"...hard-line message to the administration of the Austin Independent School District. Discontinue a legacy of racist and unequal public..."

Jan. 12, 2001 News Feature by Jordan Smith

Will AISD Magnetize Eastside Sixth-Graders?
Kealing Junior High may add a sixth grade -- at the expense of its three Eastside elementary feeder schools.
"...Although the Austin Independent School District is in the midst of a budget crisis,..."

Nov. 8, 2002 News Feature by Michael May

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