Campus Phone: 832-223-1000

Welcome to Austin Elementary!

School Hours:

Students may not arrive on campus before 7:00 a.m.
Student breakfast is served 7:00 a.m. - 7:20 a.m. daily
Student Day:
First Bell:     7:20 a.m.
Tardy Bell:   7:30 a.m.
Dismissal Bell:   2:55 p.m.
Teacher Day:    7:15 a.m. - 3:30 p.m. 
Office Hours:   7:15 a.m. - 3:45 p.m.

Conference Times:

Pre-K: 8:05 a.m. - 8:35 a.m.
Kindergarten: 8:30 a.m. - 9:20 a.m.
1st Grade: 9:25 a.m. - 10:15 a.m.
2nd Grade: 10:20 a.m. - 11:10 a.m.
3rd Grade: 12:00 p.m. - 12:50 p.m.
4th Grade: 12:55 p.m. - 1:45 p.m.
5th Grade: 1:50 p.m. - 2:40 p.m. 

Please send a note or email to your student's teacher for an appointment.

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STEP 1: Click the link below to complete the online pre-registration form:

STEP 2: 
Contact our school to schedule an appointment (832-223-1000)

Make sure to provide the following necessary registration documents:

  • Proof of Residence: parent/legal guardian’s current utility bill (gas/water/electric)
  • Parent/guardian’s picture ID
  • Student’s birth certificate
  • Immunization Record
  • Final report card from previous school for grades 1-5 showing your child has advanced to the next grade level 

*** If you prefer, you may submit all documents electronically to scanned/PDF copies are preferred. If sending cell phone pictures, make sure the pictures are clear and not blurry.



    Important Contacts

    Janice Harvey - Principal
    Steffenie Horelica - Assistant Principal 
    Elaine Thomas - Counselor 
    Rachel C. Falcon - Administrative Assistant 
    Jaime Gutheinz - Clerk

    Tiffany Sutherland - Nurse
    Jennifer Wagner - Librarian
    Michelle Mosley - Math Coach
    Kyndra Gurbach - ESL Coach 

    Student Dress Code

    - Red, White or Navy Blue collared shirt (no logos and no hoods)
    - Austin Elementary spirit shirts (purchased from PTO) 

    - Khaki, Navy, Black or Denim pants, shorts, skirts, skorts or jumpers
    - Denim blue jeans must be plain with no pictures, embroidery, designs or words other than the brand name in the waist area and must comply with the LCISD dress code regulations.

    - NO backless shoes

    2022-2023 Instructional Calendar

    Gifted and Talented Information

    If you would like a referral form to nominate your child for the 2022-2023 LCISD GT program, please contact Saundra Pletka at  Be sure to include name, school, grade level, and teacher in the email.  A form must be on file by December 17, 2021 to screen your child for the 2022-2023 school year.   Kindergarten students do not need to be referred, as all students are screened for the program.


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    College Awareness Day

    Wear your favorite Jersey or T-Shirt representing the college you would like to attend!


    Employment Opportunities

    Now Hiring Bus Drivers

    $19.39/hour - starting rate
    $12.03/hour - paid training
    Free Medical Exam
    CDL Training offered
    Medical and Dental Benefits offered
    OFF Summer, Holidays, and Weekends


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    LCTA honors Teachers and Paraprofessionals of the Year

    May 07, 2021 | Community Relations

    The Lamar Classroom Teachers’ Association (LCTA) honored their colleagues Thursday, May 6 with a modified version of their annual Teacher of the Year Celebration streamed on YouTube. 

    In addition to honoring an Elementary and Secondary Teacher of the Year, the group honors Elementary and Secondary Paraprofessionals of the Year.

    Bowie Elementary School’s Kelly Shepard is the 2021 Elementary Teacher of the Year and Terry High School's Jennifer Harper is the 2021 Secondary Teacher of the Year.

    Carter Elementary School’s Makeesha O'Brien is the 2021 Elementary Paraprofessional of the Year and George Junior High School's Chari Jackson-Scott is the Secondary Paraprofessional of the Year.

    Elementary Paraprofessionals of the Year
    ALC: Amanda Kazsuk, Arredondo: Brenda Valdez, Austin: Rebecca Smith, Beasley: Susanna Rosales, Bentley: Charlisa Darthard, Bowie: Mariana Ramirez, Campbell: Mildred Jones, Carter: Makeesha O’Brien, Culver: Nancy Cantu, Dickinson: Ben Turk, Frost: Vicky Rigsby, Hubenak: Stacy Jacob, Huggins: Diane Gilbert, Hutchison: Lori Jones, Jackson: Taylor Rooks, Long: Andrea Stein, Lindsey: Catherine Noriega, McNeill: Kelly Dennis, Meyer: Gracey Ortega, Pink: Maria Pinilla, Seguin: Rebeca Schafer, Smith: Bertha Santos, Taylor Ray: Miriam Garcia, Thomas: Eva Velasquez, Travis: Jerrold Rainer, Velasquez: Chelsea Sloan and Williams: Stephanie Sistrun.

    Elementary Teachers of the Year
    Adolphus: Stephanie Rhodes, Arredondo: Candice Pyles, Austin: Pam Clayton, Beasley: Mirtha Malone, Bentley: Jennifer Linebaugh, Bowie: Kelly Shepard, Campbell: Angie Pham, Carter: Emily Garcia, Culver: Julie Jackson, Dickinson: Amy Cedillo, Frost: Keshia Hammond, Hubenak: Tracy Nguyen, Huggins: Ida Jurkowski, Hutchison: Phuong Nguyen, Jackson: Tiffany Bradshaw, Long: Katy Jones, Lindsey: Holly Gesink, McNeill: Maria Rochez-Calderon, Meyer: Kelley Brown, Pink: Carmen Chavero, Seguin: Lourdes Powell, Smith: Bianca Alcorta, Tamarron: Mallory Guel, Taylor Ray: Suzanne Crippen, Thomas: Ashley Quintana, Travis: Amy Morales, Velasquez: Ashley Edwards and Williams: Brittany Williams.

    Secondary Paraprofessionals of the Year
    ALC: Natasha Ware, Foster: Ajuanda LaMothe, Fulshear: Emily Camden, George Ranch: Donna Hancock, Lamar Consolidated: Yosa Hernandez, Terry: Cynthia Garcia, Briscoe: Amiee Tapley, George Jr: Chari Jackson-Scott, Lamar Jr: Lynn Kahlenberg, Leaman: Bernadine Crawford, Reading: Bonnibelle Mendez, Navarro: Adelia Pavliska, Roberts: Angie Aguilar, Ryon: Lidi Camacho, Wertheimer: Monique Mitchell and Wessendorff: Rebecca Widaski.

    Secondary Teachers of the Year
    ALC: Kim Whichard, Foster: Matthew Techmanski, Fulshear: Erica Sury, George Ranch: Claudia Torres, Lamar Consolidated: Kevin Parker, Terry: Jennifer Harper, Briscoe: Steven Swallers, George Jr: Jeannine Hillis, Lamar Jr: Judith Leber, Leaman: Lekenwic Haynes, Reading: Kristie Murray, Navarro: Javonne Grant, Roberts: Steffenie Horelica, Ryon: Deidre Kelly, Wertheimer: Michele Broom and Wessendorff: Karen Flores.

    Campus Overview

    Principal: Janice Harvey
    Current Enrollment: 647

    1630 Pitts Road
    Richmond, TX 77406

    Map to Campus

    Phone: (832)223-1000
    Fax: (832)223-1001

    Federal Report Card

    Campus Improvement Plan (English)

    Campus Improvement Plan (Spanish)

    School Report Card

    Campus Climate Results

    McKinney-Vento Homeless Education Act

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