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

Project Drone Footage: June 2021

The video is available in Spanish here/Este video está disponible en Español aquí 0:03 – Ann Richards School For Young Women Leaders1:15 – Austin High School2:26 –…

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LBJ ECHS Community Meeting — June 17

On June 17, Austin ISD and LBJ Early College High School (ECHS) held a virtual community meeting to discuss the LBJ modernization project, which is…

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AISD Future: 2017 Bond Newsletter – May 2021 / El AISD Futuro: Boletín del Bono de 2017 – Mayo 2021

As part of our continued commitment to communicate the progress of the bond to the community, we are sharing the latest issue of our AISD…

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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