Latest News from Abercorn International School
March 20, 2014
What’s for lunch today? The students at Abercorn School learn both Mandarin and Spanish, so often the menu for the daily lunch ( which is from Whole Foods Market catering, and delicious) is written in Mandarin or Spanish. One hint..it has chicken in it!
March 7, 2014
Abercorn International School is proud to introduce E-link, a new communication tool for our teachers and students in the first three grades. This online tool facilitates daily communication with the parents about their child’s school day in an easily accessible electronic format.
March 5, 2014
In gratitude for all the love in their lives, the students at Abercorn School donated $207.00 to Lake Travis LOV on Valentine’s Day. Michele Zogas, president of Lake Travis LOV visited Abercorn School to receive a check and to talk with the Student Council about the local projects that are supported by Lake Travis LOV.
January 23, 2014
Abercorn International School is delighted to announce the appointment of Mrs. Augusta (“Dusty”) Fretwell as the new Head of Abercorn International School. Mrs. Bayliss and Mrs. Fretwell are looking forward to beginning their transition in the coming months with Mrs. Fretwell formally starting on Monday April 21st , 2014. Mrs. Fretwell’s career as a teacher began […]
Abercorn School was the proud sponsor of the annual Forecast Lunch, organized by the Lake Travis Chamber of Commerce. Mrs. Bayliss spoke to the audience about Abercorn International School, and several Abercorn parents and faculty were in attendance.
December 17, 2013
Seeing isn’t necessarily believing; seeing is learning. At Abercorn International, we believe classrooms should be places of practical application and hands-on discovery for our students. By introducing 3D printers in our schools, we are taking one of the most significant aspects for teaching and learning to enable a more authentic exploration of objects that may […]
December 11, 2013
The families at Abercorn School donated a total of 105 coats to the ‘Coats for Kids Drive” that is held annually in the Austin area. Coach Campaigne organized a great musical chairs game that allowed the students to donate their coats when the music stopped. The students had a great deal of fun and helped a great […]
December 2, 2013
A sincere thank you to the Abercorn Community for being so generous in the food drive for the Lake Travis Food Pantry. According to Caroline and Bic, coordinators at the Food Pantry, they were looking at a shortage of 1,000 pounds of food for the Thanksgiving distribution. With the generous donation from the Abercorn Community, […]
November 27, 2013
In observance of the disaster in the Philippines, Abercorn students decided to raise funds for the American Red Cross disaster relief group. The student council thought up the idea to raise funds by hosting a “uniform free day” at the cost of a five dollar donation. We are proud to say that our students raised […]
September 16, 2013
New Nursery 1 Enrollment Option Abercorn School is delighted to announce a new half-day enrollment option for Nursery 1 students which will run alongside our full day option. Our 5 day a week program will start at 8:45 am and end at 12:15 pm. The students who are enrolled in the morning program will learn both Mandarin and […]