FAMILY ENGAGEMENT & STUDENT SUPPORT

AISD & COMMUNITY RESOURCES

**Monday, April 12, 2021**

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Austin ISD accepts all students!

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All new and returning AISD students should register online for the 2021-22 school year at https://portal.austinisd.org/

Todos los estudiantes nuevos y que regresan al AISD deben registrarse en línea para el año escolar 2021-22 en https://portal.austinisd.org/
Austin ISD Enrollment

Click here to visit website.

WEEK OF THE YOUNG CHILD SEMANA DEL NIñO PEQUEñO

April 12-16
The purpose is to focus attention on the needs of young children and their families.
Click on image to enroll today.


12-16 de Abril

El propósito es centrar la atención en las necesidades de niños pequeños y sus familias.
Haga click en la imagen para inscribirlos hoy.

Austin ISD staff, families and community members are invited to join Superintendent Stephanie Elizalde, Ed.D.

Hoy Lunes 12 de Abril sesiones serán en Español

attendance matters!

AISD Free Meals - comida gratis

Thursday, April 15th

FREE meals are available for any children under 19 and their caregivers at 40+ @AustinISD schools each Thursday. Families may visit austinisd.org/openforlearning/meals or text FOOD to 512-886-6434 to find meal sites in their area.

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Jueves 15 de Abril.
Las comidas GRATIS están disponibles para cualquier niño menor de 19 años y sus cuidadores en más de 40 escuelas de @AustinISD todos los jueves. Las familias pueden visitar austinisd.org/openforlearning/meals o enviar el texto FOOD al 512-886-6434 para encontrar sitios de comida en su área.

Scholarships opportunities

Click on the image to view more details or call Maritza Gonzalez at 512-414-1700.

-AISD Learning Opportunities-

Dual Language Engagement Series / Serie de conversaciones sobre el Lenguaje Dual

Inviting all families at Norman- Sims, Cook, Overton and Pleasant Hill Elementary Schools

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Do you dream that your children will be fluent in two languages?

Austin ISD parents and families are invited to a series of virtual conversations to discuss the district's recommitment to Dual Language and to understand the benefits of Dual Language programming. Please click on the link below to view the web announcement and additional details.

Dual Language Engagement Series

¿Sueña con que sus hijos dominen a la perfección dos idiomas?

Los padres y las familias del Distrito Escolar Independiente de Austin están invitados a una serie de conversaciones virtuales para conocer el compromiso del distrito con el Lenguaje Dual y para entender los beneficios del programa de Lenguaje Dual. Haga clic en el enlace a continuación para ver el anuncio web y detalles adicionales.

Serie de conversaciones sobre el Lenguaje Dual

The AISD Parent Engagement Support Office, AISD Special Education Department

and Vela Families present

Special Education Transition Course

PRIME TIME SUMMER PROGRAM 2021

Dyslexia Family Meeting: April 26th 6:30-7:30 PM

AUSTIN ED FUND PRESENTS DR. BRUCE PERRY

Tuesday April 27, 2021 at 4:30pm


Join the Austin Ed Fund for an event featuring Dr. Bruce Perry. Dr. Perry is a brain expert specializing in how children are impacted by trauma and will speak to the impact of the events of the last year and the importance of community healing. This virtual event is free and open to the public.


REGISTER HERE to attend Dr. Bruce Perry’s virtual event with the Austin Ed Fund on April 27th. Spanish interpretation and closed captioning will also be provided at this event.

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COVID-19 VACCINE: HOW TO REGISTER

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Every Texan age 16 and older is eligible to receive a #COVID19 vaccine in Texas.


Pre-register for your vaccine here:

MANTENGASE INFORMADO SOBRE COVID-19

Tienes preguntas sobre el #COVID19? Únase al grupo de Facebook ”Austin Public Health - En Español” para abordar las preocupaciones en la comunidad hispana/latinx sobre la pandemia 😷.
📌 https://www.facebook.com/groups/2462478397380212

COVID-19 RESOURCES IN AUSTIN

City of Austin Covid-19 webpage

WE CARE ABOUT YOUR MENTAL HEALTH

NOS PREOCUPAMOS POR SU SALUD MENTAL

Click on image for details on how to request services for your AISD student or your family.

The School Mental Health Centers operate Monday - Friday from 8 am - 6 pm and Saturdays starting at 8:00am.

Community Mental Health Resources

All EAP services are available 24/7, and are 100 percent free and confidential for all AISD employees. Contact 1-833-515-0762 to access any of the EAP services.

Central Texas Food Bank SCHEDULE

emergency relief food distribution sites

  • Monday, April 12th
Burnet Middle School
8401 Hathaway Austin, TX 78757
10:30am -12:30pm
  • Monday, April 12th

Bread for All
2105 Parker Lane, Austin, TX 7874
9am-10am

  • Monday, April 12th
Burnet Middle School

8401 Hathaway Dr. Austin, TX 78757

10:30 am-12:30 pm

  • Tuesday, April 13th
Gus Garcia YMLA

7414 Johnny Morris Rd. Austin, TX 78724

10:30am-11:30am

  • Thursday, April 15th
Travis County Expo Center
7311 Decker Ln, Austin, TX 78724
9am- 12pm
  • Saturday, April 17th
Del Valle High School
5201 Ross Rd, Del Valle, TX 78617
9am-12pm



These food distributions are primarily designed as drive-through events. Please allow appropriate space in your trunk before arriving at the distribution. You can also receive groceries via walk-up if you do not have a vehicle.

Please see Central Texas Food Bank Schedule.

EL BUEN SAMARITANO

Food Distribution

Where: El Buen Samaritano, 7000 Woodhue Drive, Austin, TX 78745

When: Every Tuesday and Thursday

Time: 8am to 10am

got health coverage?

¿tienes cobertura médica?

Have you immunized your child?

Click on image below to see immunization resources

IMMUNIZATIONS

City of Austin Immunizations webpage

Click on image above to find information about resources.

Haga click en la imagen arriba para encontrar información sobre recursos.

NEED HELP PAYING YOUR RENT?

La Ciudad de Austin ha anunciado el Programa de Asistencia para los inquilinos para proveer ayuda con el pago de la renta a familias de bajos ingresos y que hayan sido afectados por el COVID-19.
Portal de Aplicaciones ESTA ABIERTO AHORA!
Haga click AQUí para mas detalles.
The City of Austin has announced the Relief of Emergency Needs for Tenants (RENT) Assistance Program to provide rent assistance for Austin renters who earn a low income and have been impacted by COVID-19.
Application portal NOW OPEN!
Click HERE for more details

NEED HELP FINDING RESOURCES?

Community Shoe giveaway

The Austin Area Urban League Returning Citizens Advancement Program "RCAP" will be distributing FREE NEW pairs of shoes to the communities of Austin/Travis County.
Must Pre-Register by visiting //bit.ly/AAULTXSD1
AISD LET'S TALK

For any questions, please submit via Let's Talk

-Family & Community Resource Guide-

Leonor Vargas, LMSW-Administrative Supervisor of Parent Programs

Marisol Fray, LMSW-Social Services Specialist

Maria Hanley- Parent Engagement Support Lead/Community Organizer

Siglinda Orozco- Parent Engagement Support Lead/Community Organizer

Jennifer Vasquez-Administrative Assistant II

Main Office: 512-414-0726

Department of School, Family & Community Education

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