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Lanier High School Staff, Students Skeptical About Renaming
Campus last of six Confederate-name schools to be changed in AISD plan
"...Following a contentious discussion about renaming Lanier High School at the March 5 Austin ISD Board..."

March 15, 2019 News Feature by Austin Sanders

Lanier High Student Commits Suicide
No other students hurt
"...Austin Independent School District officials have confirmed that a Lanier High School..."

Oct. 15, 2013 News Post by Brandon Watson

AISD Board Finally Renames Lanier High
School board renames campus for former student, fallen veteran Juan Navarro
"...on Monday night to change the name of Sidney Lanier Early College High School to Juan Navarro ECHS, after..."

March 29, 2019 News Feature by Austin Sanders

Lanier High Wins Federal Grant
Full Service Community Schools grant will provide social services and continuing education
"...$2.5 million for a new family support center at Lanier High School...."

Sept. 25, 2015 News Feature by Richard Whittaker

High School Stakes
Austin ISD election could shape a new direction for the district
"...On Nov. 6, voters in the Austin Inde­pen­dent School District won't just be selecting new trustees. They will..."

Oct. 5, 2012 News Feature by Richard Whittaker

Parents Playing High School Redesign Hooky?
Austin ISD's proposed high school redesign needs more parental involvement
"...to throw out the creaky old institution known as high school like a crumpled corsage after the prom. But..."

Oct. 7, 2005 News Feature by Rachel Proctor May

More Community Feedback on Renaming Reagan High
Northeast Austin school will drop all connections to Confederate postmaster general
"...The battle over renaming John H. Reagan Early College High School continues to drag on, but an end may..."

Feb. 15, 2019 News Feature by Austin Sanders

Carstarphen on Tour: Reagan High
The would-be superintendent meets more stakeholders
"...Meria Carstar-phen, the sole finalist to become Austin Independent School District superintendent, met Austinites Saturday in the Reagan High..."

March 13, 2009 News Feature by Richard Whittaker

The Slow Dying of Johnston High
State accountability standards may close a school on the edge of survival
"...Eastside might have been a turning point for Johnston High School...."

Nov. 30, 2007 News Feature by Kimberly Reeves

DVDanger: School's Out!
"Evil Speak" and "Final Exam" vie for murder cum laude
"...School's out! But before everyone packs away their pencils, it's..."

May 17, 2014 Screens Post by Richard Whittaker

AISD to Consider Ridding School Names of Confederate Legacy
AISD Board in the process of crafting a mechanism that allows for renaming schools upon public request
"...Austin Independent School District trustees could adopt a new policy for renaming..."

Nov. 20, 2015 News Feature by Richard Whittaker

Incorrect Test Scores in Piece on Johnston High
"...The Austin Chronicle entitled "The Slow Dying of Johnston High" [News], by Kimberly Reeves. Although the article was not..."

Dec. 19, 2007 Postmarks

AISD High Schools Flunk Real-World Test
Audit says district poorly prepares grads for college or careers
"...AISD community – and then the future of AISD high schools...."

Oct. 22, 2004 News Feature by Rachel Proctor May

Best Head Of The Class
Ruth Kane, Principal, Lanier High School
"...When Ruth Kane started as principal of Lanier High School in 1993, she arrived at a dingy..."

Sept. 25, 1998 Best of Austin Feature

A Shared Vision
MM Pack reports on the combination of generosity and hard work that built the Institute of Hospitality & Culinary Arts at Travis High School.
"...brand-new Institute of Hospitality & Culinary Arts at Travis High School will mark its grand opening and dedication with..."

Oct. 11, 2002 Food Feature by MM Pack

Eastside Memorial Celebrates
High school meets state standards, first time since 2002
"...Eastside Memorial High School at the Johnston Campus didn't just suddenly become..."

Aug. 21, 2015 News Feature by Richard Whittaker

Eastside Principal Out
Coburn quits on eve of charter recommendation
"...but it pours for the families of Eastside Memorial High School at the Johnston Campus: Not only are they..."

Dec. 2, 2011 News Post by Richard Whittaker

Austin ISD Still Stymied by Confederate Names
A school by any other name ...
"...Nine months after the Austin Indepen­dent School District board voted to change the names of five..."

Nov. 30, 2018 News Feature by Austin Sanders

Austin ISD Needs You (to Find the Next Superintendent)
Three days of input meetings starts today
"...putting together a search process that will attract a high quality replacement and engage the community. That process starts..."

July 15, 2014 News Post by Richard Whittaker

Schools, Sprawl, and Citizenship
Vote begins on $520 million school bond package
"...for Sept. 11. Austin voters will decide whether the school district should spend $520 million (or some fraction thereof)..."

Aug. 27, 2004 News Feature by Rachel Proctor May

Like Running Into a Brick Wall?
"...next challenge.For more on UT footbal, LSU football, and high school football ......"

Nov. 7, 2006 Sports Post by Robert Gabriel

AISD: Back to Basics
A vision for the district, and renaming Confederate schools
"...should be the top priority for the Austin Independent School District, its board of trustees agreed on Monday at..."

Oct. 5, 2018 News Feature by Austin Sanders

Studying for Justice
Austin students get a summer immersion in activist history
"...silent and dusty hallway on the second floor of Lanier High School, a group of students are spending their..."

July 14, 2006 News Feature by Michael May

Slash and Learn
Austinites Troy Lanier and Clay Nichols' 'Filmmaking for Teens: Pulling Off Your Shorts' hinges on the writer / director / producer model
"...perhaps even a few notes for a movie (something high concept and manageable, along the lines of a fourth..."

May 20, 2005 Screens Feature by Anne S. Lewis

Community-Backed Charter in Travis Heights Goes to the Board
As AISD considers dumping one charter, a new one is floated
"...As the Austin Independent School Dis­trict considers showing one Eastside in-district charter school the..."

Dec. 14, 2012 News Feature by Richard Whittaker

Rundberg Reblend
Groups remake North Austin neighborhood one bridge at a time
"...giving city assistance to community groups improving their neighborhood. Lanier High School art teacher and volunteer painter Isa Boonto-Zarifis..."

June 3, 2016 News Feature by Richard Whittaker

Just Call Him "Coach"
Westlake senior Eli Kooris profiles the Westlake Chaparral football's legendary head coach, Ron Schroeder.
"...barons. At the center of it all is Westlake High, the area's only high school, with a student population..."

Nov. 19, 1999 Sports Feature by Eli Kooris

A Guide to Confederate Monuments in Austin
Where to find them, for as long as they're still standing
"...UT's campus. In May 2016, Robert E. Lee Elementary School, 3308 Hampton, was renamed for Russell Lee...."

Aug. 18, 2017 News Feature

Car Croquet
Neighborhood leaders seek stronger code enforcement front-lawn parking.
"...front-lawn parking. Last week, NACA hosted a presentation at Lanier High School that attracted city staff, members of the..."

Sept. 28, 2001 News Feature by Lauri Apple

News Roundup: Smoke and Fire
Arsonists, burn bans, and heated arguments
"...• Schools Renamed?: First UT debated hard on whether the statues..."

Aug. 17, 2015 News Post by the News Staff

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