The Liberator

AISD combats Confederate legacies in schools

Malena Heineman, Staff Writer

December 13, 2018

John T. Allan Facility, Zachary Taylor Fulmore Middle School, Sidney Lanier Early College High School, John H. Reagan Early College High School and Eastside Memorial Early College High School at the Johnston Campus are all named in memory of significant historical figures of US history. But these figures...

After the AISD vote: Schools change names

After the AISD vote: Schools change names

Nia Orakwue, Staff Writer

May 29, 2018

On Feb. 26 the Austin Independent School District (AISD) Board of Trustees voted 7-2 in favor of changing the names of five AISD schools and facilities named after Confederates. .The schools and facility that will undergo name changes include John T. Allan Facility, Zachary Taylor Fulmore Middle School,...

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