AISD to hold first district wide meeting after release of new school closure plan


(KXAN/Andrew Choat)

AUSTIN (KXAN) — The Austin Independent School District hosted their first district wide meeting Saturday after announcing a new proposed school changes plan that will shut down at least three schools.

District leaders released the new plan in October, nearly two months after proposing a plan to close 12 schools. The schools proposed to be closed are Sims Elementary School, Metz Elementary School and Pease Elementary School. Brooke Elementary School is still under consideration for closure.

RELATED: AISD announces schools currently slated to be closed for 2020-21 school year

A potential board vote on the plan could be held Nov. 18.

KXAN will have a full report on the meeting in the newscasts later today. Check back for more information.

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