School District

Vision

Austin Area School District, in unity with the community, parents, and students provides a supportive educational environment with opportunities to empower each student to develop the skills and knowledge to become economically productive citizens.

Mission

Austin Area School District will provide instructional opportunities, using the core academic standards, for students to demonstrate proficiency.

Academic Rigor; the District will provide quality instruction for students to meet the required grade appropriate core standards at all levels.

Understanding; students will apply communication skills through written and oral products (incorporating an expansive use of vocabulary through multiple mediums).  The various mediums would provide for inclusion of different types of writing, speeches and the use of technology integrated with the arts.

Socialization; students will utilize socially acceptable interpersonal and intrapersonal citizenship skills. 

Technology; students will use technology to support and analyze data to provide timely reinforcement and enrichment for core skills.

Individualization; students will receive a customized education plan specific to their needs.

Novel Ideas; students will analyze critical educational issues to develop creative real world projects.


School Board Members

Mr. Joseph Burgett

Ms. Kathy Fox
 
Mrs. Julie Jeffers
 
Mr. Darwin Reese  - President
 
Mrs. Leona Miller 
 
Mrs. Britta Hooftallen - Vice President
 
Mrs. Michelle Valenti
 
Mr. Ralph Young

Mrs. Nancy Glover

Mrs. Kathy Jeffers - Secretary



Meetings

The school board meetings are held the second Wednesday of every month at 7:00 in the school library.