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Naked City
Elementary school aims high with state-of-the-art home for science
"...girl, Dr. Pauline Walker, a kindergarten teacher at Austin's Maplewood Elementary School, followed her father around the garden, bombarding..."

Oct. 29, 2004 News Feature by Jordan Smith

How Much Mold?
AISD's notion of mold remediation might be too little money, too few schools.
"...Stachybotrys is growing in her daughter's former classroom at Maplewood Elementary School -- and she doesn't believe the Austin..."

April 19, 2002 News Feature by Jordan Smith

AISD's "School Changes" Process Places Equity Front and Center
“Historically, this is a very racist city, and unfortunately, this school district is a part of that system"
"...that determine the paths that Austin students follow from elementary to middle to high school...."

Sept. 13, 2019 News Feature by Austin Sanders

Moldering Heights
More mold at AISD schools.
"...District officials announced that more than 100 Travis Heights Elementary students will have to begin the school year at..."

Aug. 16, 2002 News Feature by Jordan Smith

Austin Gets Out the Vote, 2014
"...Voters are guided to “Vote Here” at Maplewood Elementary in Austin Council District 9, Precinct 152..."

Nov. 4, 2014 Photo Gallery

Will AISD Magnetize Eastside Sixth-Graders?
Kealing Junior High may add a sixth grade -- at the expense of its three Eastside elementary feeder schools.
"...its Young Scientists Program. The program, housed in seven elementary schools (but not at any Kealing feeders), introduces students..."

Nov. 8, 2002 News Feature by Michael May

Into the Woods
Cherrywood Neighbors' Journey of Change
"...let's get the name straight. Is this Cherrywood? Or Maplewood? Wilshire Wood? Delwood? And would that be Delwood I..."

Feb. 27, 1998 News Column by Mike Clark-Madison

Off the Desk
"...To date, the leaders of the following elementary schools have been in their positions about one year..."

Aug. 2, 1996 News Feature

AISD Releases Plans for School Closures and Consolidations
12 campuses impacted as district grapples with declining enrollment
"...of them approaching rates of 90% or higher. Pease Elementary, which consists mostly of transfer students from parents who..."

Sept. 5, 2019 News Post by Austin Sanders

More to Education Than Test Preparation
Austin Interfaith asks AISD to de-emphasize standardized testing
"...benchmark data," said Stacy Smith, who teaches at Pickle Elementary...."

March 11, 2005 News Feature by Rachel Proctor May

McMoldy High School?
For one McCallum High student, every day is a sick day
"...millions to mold remediation efforts, most famously at Hill Elementary, which had to be evacuated in 2000 because of..."

July 10, 2009 News Feature by Nora Ankrum

AISD's Haves and Have Nots
"...Blackshear Elementary..."

March 22, 2002 News Feature

Travis County Needs Election Day Workers
Staff needed for Tuesday run-off
"...149 Reiley Elementary School..."

April 8, 2010 News Post by Lee Nichols

Happy Holidays!
A Chron Events guide to the holidays
"...Maplewood Elementary Buying local is a staple of the holiday..."

Dec. 1, 2015 Chron Events Post by Tamar Price

Austin Music Yearbook: Can You Name These Musicians?
"...few photos of notable Austin musicians pulled from their elementary, middle, and high school yearbooks? In the monthlong process..."

Aug. 29, 2019 Photo Gallery

The Power of Boxes
Some precincts can turn an election; others can't
"...PRECINCTBallotsLeffingwellMcCrackenStrayhornRileyCavazos 342 (Barton Hills Elementary, South)1,148680276154683407 256 (Casis Elementary, West)900358270244670178 242 (Crestview Methodist, Central)884526212115589256..."

May 15, 2009 News Feature by Lee Nichols

Naked City
Off the Desk:
"...quickly dispelled when her son began attending Travis Heights Elementary and she learned that the school's playscape, like those..."

March 20, 1998 News Feature

First Night Schedule
"...of Flags," Theatre Action Project, and students from Allison Elementary, Brooke Elementary, Brown Elementary, Maplewood Elementary, Pearce Middle School,..."

Dec. 29, 2006 Arts Feature

Viva Bilingual Ed
Texas Not Likely to Follow California's Lead
"...Gonzalez, Ramiro Martinez, and teacher Sylvia Saenz at Sanchez Elementary's bilingual education classes. photograph by Jana Birchum Molly Ivins..."

June 12, 1998 News Feature by Lisa Tozzi

12 Days of Christmas Bazaars
A merry miscellany of local art markets and fairs to visit over a dozen days
"...vendors, and family activities. Sat.-Sun., Dec. 9-10, 10am-5pm. Free. Maplewood Elementary, 3808 Maplewood...."

Dec. 8, 2017 Arts Feature

Food-o-File: Friday Lagniappe
A little extra Austin food news
"...the "Foodpalooza" at this weekend's Cherrywood Arts Fair at Maplewood Elementary (3808 Maplewood Ave.) will include Pueblo Viejo, Wunder..."

Dec. 12, 2014 Food Post by Virginia B. Wood

Food Events
Dec. 7-13
"...Off the Truck, and more. Sat.-Sun., Dec. 8-9, 10am-5pm. Maplewood Elementary, 3808 Maplewood...."

Dec. 7, 2012 Food Column by Virginia B. Wood

While My Ukulele Gently Weeps
Get ready to see a lot more ukuleles
"...pitch the concept of a ukulele choir to an elementary school music program...."

Feb. 1, 2013 Music Feature by Luke Winkie

Naked City
Decent People Pay Taxes
"...Pamela Gray, the principal of Maplewood Elementary and member of Austin Interfaith (the local chapter..."

Feb. 14, 2003 News Feature by Michael May

AISD Told to Pay More, Make Cuts Hurt Less
School change process seeks to improve academic programming access to all students
"...profession all together. Traci Dunlap, a kindergarten teacher at Maplewood Elementary, said all the raises she's received have been..."

May 24, 2019 News Feature by Austin Sanders

"...the artist born Terrany Johnson shouts out Highland Mall, Maplewood Elementary, and Short Stop burgers. The album gets topical..."

April 25, 2014 Music Review by Thomas Fawcett

Our readers talk back.
"...The only result was I was the laughingstock of Maplewood Elementary from then until the sixth grade, when I..."

Dec. 5, 2003 Column

Learning Disabilities Not a Laughing Matter
"...The only result was I was the laughingstock of Maplewood Elementary from then until the sixth grade, when I..."

Nov. 25, 2003 Postmarks

Naked City
Two historically opposed neighborhoods along Manor Road find a common enemy in plans to expand neighborhood arterials to make room for traffic into the redeveloped Mueller Airport site.
"...of one public improvement: a sidewalk down 381/2 from Maplewood Elementary to Airport. Efforts to clean up Boggy Creek..."

June 29, 2001 News Feature by Kevin Fullerton

Sidewalk Fail!
"...Valerie Paxton walks her son to school at Cowan Elementary, but has to contend with a minimal trail to..."

Aug. 28, 2014 Photo Gallery

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