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1987-07-20 Administration building enacts new smoking rules

A memorandum was released on July 20, 1987  by Deputy Superintendent Alice Brown to all administration building employees regarding a new smoking policy. "On June 8, 1987, the Board approved a policy regarding smoking in buildings. This is Board Policy CKD (Local),...

Board of Trustees member list

G.W. Johns 1913-1914 W.G. Weber 1913-1919 1920-1923 S.L. Landrum 1913-1922 A.K. Anderson 1913-1915 W.A. Gantt 1913-1914 1915-1921 E.M. Black 1913-1916 J.N. Wright 1913-1920 Jack Jordan 1914-1917 1920-1924 O.L. Carroll 1915-1918 G.O. Noble 1916-1920 1923-1923 H.L....

1952-11-05 The effects of the Baby Boom

The Baby Boom is beginning to be felt in Round Rock ISD. District enrollment reaches 692 students (390 1st – 6th graders and 302 7th – 12th graders), and Trustees acknowledge overcrowding in the elementary school building. "The Enrollment Report by Mr. Perry was...

List of Superintendents

M.G. York - 1913-1914 T.A. Ferguson - 1914-1915 L.J. Waggoner - 1915-1915 W.H. Emert - 1915-1915 J.E. Cook - 1915-1916 J.T. Shaver - 1916-1918 W.E. Cantrell - 1918-1921 W.R. Woolsey - 1921-1924 C.E. Brown - 1924-1925 George B. Hatley - 1925-1926 Ed A. Gay - 1926-1929...

Caldwell Heights School

Caldwell Heights School was located in a small rural community north of Round Rock, one mile east of IH35 on Chandler Road (University Boulevard) also called Caldwell Heights Lane. The only original structure still standing in the once thriving farming and ranching...

History of Schools

September 1914 – A three story building opens on Anderson Avenue on the current site of Berkman Elementary. It houses white students in all grades. September 1914 – "Colored School" opens for African-American students. The school is housed in space leased from a local...

1925-06-22 Xenia Voigt hired

From the June 22, 1925 Board of Trustees Minutes: Xenia Voigt was elected teacher for the 1925-26 term at a salary of $90 per month.   Xenia Voigt began her teaching career in the Stony Point school district as a first through fourth grade teacher. When the...

1970-07-01 C.D. Fulkes retires

C.D. Fulkes retires after 20 years with Round Rock ISD, including 13 years as principal of Round Rock High School. C.D. Fulkes Middle School is named in his honor. From Board Minutes, April 10, 1970 Mr. C. D. Fulkes asked the board to release him from his contract as...

1966-03-24 The End of Segregation

In compliance with the Civil Rights Act of 1964 that outlawed major forms of racial discrimination, and the 1954 Supreme Court's ruling of Brown vs. Board of Education - twelve years earlier - Round Rock ISD Trustees unanimously vote to close the Hopewell School and...

1937-05-04 Friday Night Lights!

  Lights are installed for the football field at a cost of $600 during the summer of 1937. "Report of the Football Field committee was made, and it was unanimously voted that lights be installed during the summer of 1937 and that the Board furnish $600.00 toward...

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