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Mission Austin Partners in Education (APIE) creates and fosters effective community and school partnerships that provide all AISD students preparation for college and career.
VisionThe Austin community and classrooms work together to ensure academic excellence and personal success for all students.
Our Overarching Objectives
Improve student academic performance
With a focus on serving Austin ISD’s Title I schools, Austin Partners in Education (APIE) delivers innovative programs in reading and math designed to improve student academic performance. By placing more adults in the classroom, providing high engagement learning activities, and expanding opportunities for students to work collaboratively in small groups, APIE reinforces the district’s mission to keep students in school and have them graduate college and career ready.
Engage the community
Key to APIE’s mission is effectively engaging the community in support of the educational purposes, goals and programs of Austin Independent School District. Community volunteers add to the quality and capacity of campus programs, providing a vital extension of academic, social and emotional supports to students.
Driven by a commitment to continuous improvement, APIE has developed and deployed technology solutions that support effective community and school partnerships, enabling campuses to more easily access critical volunteer, monetary, and in-kind donations. With a customized, state-of-the-art volunteer database solution, APIE has created a scalable model for leveraging community resources, and supporting more teachers and students.
Austin Partners in Education works with more than 275 city and state agencies, businesses, and organizations each year to support more than 3,500 students. APIE was founded by the Austin ISD and the Greater Austin Chamber of Commerce and is a 501 (c ) 3 non-profit.
Austin Partners in Education is celebrating an incredible 10 years of connecting the community and the classroom and we are looking forward to the next 10! Help us do all we can to double our volunteer base and double our support for the children of Austin.