Ann Richards School for Young Women Leaders

The Ann Richards School for Young Women Leaders comprises an all-female population that is committed to building the community and to changing the world. Students in 6th through 12th grade from throughout Austin ISD are prepared for college through rigorous academics and real-world service projects. For the 2017 Bond, the campus will undergo Phase 1 of a strategic modernization to create a state-of-the-art campus at the current site.

Project Timeline

*Timeline and rendering subject to change

Latest Updates

LASA school entrance

LASA Transition Community Meeting – May 1

On May 1,  Austin ISD and the Liberal Arts and Sciences Academy (LASA) held a neighborhood and alumni meeting to discuss the LASA transition to…

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Sustainability in Action at Govalle Elementary School

Apr 19,2021 All SchoolsGovalle

Every day is Earth Day at Austin ISD! We are #AISDproud to celebrate Earth Week April 19-23 by encouraging students, families, teachers and staff to…

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Brentwood Elementary Community Meeting — April 6

On April 6, Austin ISD and Brentwood Elementary School hosted a community meeting for families and community members to learn more about the Brentwood modernization…

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Key Information

  • Modernization Budget: $70,000,000
  • Total Budget: $70,416,000
  • Opening Date: January 2021
  • Trustee: Geronimo Rodriguez, Jr.
  • Location: 2309 Panther Trail, Austin, TX 78704
  • Existing Capacity: 924
  • Planned Capacity: 1,015
  • 2016/2017 Utilization: 85%

Project Team

  • Architecture & Engineering Team:
  • Construction-Management-at-Risk Team:
  • Campus Architectural Team:
    • Kristina Waugh, Principal
    • Shamaa Lakshmanan, Staff Representative
    • Teri O’Glee, Foundation Representative
    • Jeanne White, Business/Community Partner
    • Shawn Mauser, CAC Representative
    • Sonya Banda, Parent
    • Josie Hughes, Parent
    • Senior Class President, Student
    • Junior Class President, Student
    • Sophomore Class President, Student