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Community-Backed Charter in Travis Heights Goes to the Board
As AISD considers dumping one charter, a new one is floated
"...Allan neighborhood, the plan for a new charter at Travis Heights Elementary has been formulated and presented by the..."

Dec. 14, 2012 News Feature by Richard Whittaker

Another Side of Travis Heights
In a South Austin apartment complex, residents organize for change
"...By more than one account, the Travis Park Apartments, just inside I-35 on East Oltorf, are..."

Oct. 19, 2007 News Feature by Lee Nichols

AISD: IDEA Down, Travis Heights Up
AISD board cancels IDEA at Allan, but IDEA promises to stay in town
"...right after approving a new community-led charter school at Travis Heights Elementary. In doing so, trustees argued that their..."

Dec. 21, 2012 News Feature by Richard Whittaker

Billboard Plant: Newest Travis Heights Resident?
Neighborhood questions what will go on in Reagan National Advertising's planned warehouse
"...no. What concerned the South River City Citizens and Travis Heights neighborhood associations was the original plan for a..."

June 13, 2008 News Feature by Richard Whittaker

Heights on Congress Residents Start Organizing
City, developer discussing relocation plan
"...Contrary to this trend, residents of the Heights on Congress apartments began relaying concerns about their complex's..."

June 10, 2016 News Feature by Joseph Caterine

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

Aug. 16, 2002 News Feature by Jordan Smith

Propositioning the City
Vote! Then go climb a tree
"...issues for me. I live next to Stacy Park. Travis Heights Elementary is attached to Stacy Park. I'd like..."

Nov. 6, 2012 Music Post by William Harries Graham

AISD Cancels IDEA Contract
Trustees split 5-4 but Allan heads back to community
"...for the 2013-14 school year: Responsive Education Solutions at Travis and Lanier, and IDEA Allan. Now they still have..."

Dec. 18, 2012 News Post by Richard Whittaker

Here Today, There Tomorrow
Austin ISD Schools grapple with high student turnover – and all its consequences
"...fall Friday afternoon, a group of teachers from Ridgetop Elementary school, at 51st Street just off Airport, pile into..."

March 11, 2005 News Feature by Rachel Proctor May

Shrinking Schools
While the suburbs sprawl, central city schools count their children – and their blessings
"...were followed by the very best readers at Zavala Elementary: sixth-graders in tiaras, fourth-graders blowing kisses, a jeep full..."

May 20, 2005 News Feature by Rachel Proctor May

Tamaladas y Posadas
Mexican Christmas Traditions Alive and Well in Austin
"...as ALLGO-Informe Sida, Outreach in the Barrio, and the Travis Heights Elementary PTA are gathering to make tamales to..."

Dec. 20, 1996 Food Feature by Virginia B. Wood

Unfair Firing at AISD?
In few-month span, Travis Heights Elementary custodian placed on administrative leave, fired, restored, placed on leave again, and finally terminated – stories behind ordeal vary
"...Travis Heights Elementary student Matthew Berron would often hang out..."

June 22, 2007 News Feature by Justin Ward

AISD to Consider Charters and Communities Tonight
Agenda a complex dance between trustees, neighborhoods and employees
"...program – Responsive Education Solutions Continued at Lanier and Travis High Schools, – Approving the campus-initiated in-district charter at..."

Dec. 17, 2012 News Post by Richard Whittaker

Oak Creek Village Strikes a New Deal
Developers, tenants, and city pleased with agreement
"...federal contracts expiring, the owners of the land, 2007 Travis Heights, LP, were looking to redevelop. In March, developers..."

July 5, 2013 News Feature by Elizabeth Pagano

Cryptic Messages Yield Treasure, Community
Austin Found sends contestants on a carless race about town
"...Developed by neighbors in Travis Heights, Saturday is Austin Found's inaugural challenge. They created..."

Sept. 30, 2005 News Feature by Wells Dunbar

Austin Stories
"...Although longtime Travis Co. Jail psychiatrists Larry Hauser and Jefferson Nelson recently..."

Aug. 9, 2002 News Feature

Naked City
"...with the 2005 murder of Jennifer Cave, began in Travis Co. district court on Tuesday. See "Was Laura Hall..."

Aug. 31, 2007 News Feature

Postmarks
Our readers talk back.
"...predicament three years ago when our daughter first attended Travis Heights Elementary. The school was at its lowest point...."

May 27, 2005 Column

AISD Struggling With Capacity
Redrawing all school boundaries inevitable, but not imminent
"...transfers and continued the process of opening their next elementary. However, these are Band Aids compared to the major..."

Dec. 20, 2013 News Post by Richard Whittaker

Election Wrap-up
"...included Central and Northwest power boxes like 239 (Gullett Elementary), which saw 32.7% turnout and gave Wynn 68.6% of..."

May 9, 2003 News Feature by Mike Clark-Madison

Run This Letter as Written or Not at All
"...trees growing in the triangular area immediately north of Travis Heights Elementary could perhaps be called a "swath." By..."

Sept. 27, 2011 Postmarks

Top 10 Education Stories
School finance lawsuits, AISD board shakeup, and more
"...vertical team, and approving a new in-district charter at Travis Heights Elementary. Both actions reflected the overwhelming support of..."

Jan. 4, 2013 News Feature by Richard Whittaker

Parents Can Make a Difference in Schools
"...predicament three years ago when our daughter first attended Travis Heights Elementary. The school was at its lowest point...."

May 23, 2005 Postmarks

Ice Hits, Austin Stops
UPDATE: Multiple accidents mean schools, UT, county, city close
"...Classes are also canceled at Del Valle, Lake Travis, Leander, Manor, Pflugerville and Round Rock ISDs...."

Jan. 24, 2014 News Post by Richard Whittaker

Public Notice: The New Industrial Revolution?
Is Mayor Adler our Teddy Roosevelt?
"...for Businesses! That's more or less what this innovative, Travis County-backed PACE (Prop­­erty Assessed Clean Energy) program offers: financing..."

Jan. 22, 2016 News Column by Nick Barbaro

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

March 20, 1998 News Feature

Dreaming of Buffalo
Prairie preservationists want to turn Austin's eyes – and energies – eastward
"...central and eastern preserves. Educational programs – such as elementary schoolers planting seedlings on a field trip, or a..."

Dec. 23, 2005 News Feature by Rachel Proctor May

Naked City
Headlines and happenings from Austin and beyond
"...was shot and killed by APD Officer Julie Schroeder, Travis Co. District Attorney Ronnie Earle said late Wednesday. According..."

Aug. 12, 2005 News Feature by Lee Nichols

Bill of the Week
Bill by Rep. Eddie Rodriguez would support community schools
"...when Austin ISD worked with neighborhood groups to turn Travis Heights Elementary into an in-district charter, they only used..."

March 6, 2015 News Column by Richard Whittaker

AISD Board
Endorsements for AISD board of trustees
"...entire school district. For example, community-led projects like the Travis Heights Elementary in-district charter (which builds on public school..."

Oct. 17, 2014 News Feature by The Chronicle Editorial Board

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