Salute is an annual event hosted by Austin ISD and Austin Partners in Education to honor the district’s outstanding team members for their continued dedication to student excellence and achievement in our schools.
The Salute 2024 Celebration will be held on Wednesday, May 8, at the Austin ISD Performing Arts Center, located at 1500 Barbara Jordan Blvd. This award ceremony honored the great work of our district staff and formally recognized award finalists and winners.
For 2024, Austin ISD is expanding the Salute Awards to recognize campus staff in TEN categories, including:
- Campus Clerical/Office Support Staff of the Year
- Teaching Assistant of the Year
- Custodial/Facilities Maintenance Staff of the Year
- Transportation Staff of the Year
- Food Service/Warehouse Staff of the Year
- Campus Safety and Security Staff of the Year
- Librarian of the Year
- Counselor of the Year
- Assistant Principal of the Year (Includes Academy Directors & Academic Deans)
- Principal of the Year
- Teachers of Promise
- Teacher of the Year