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Paredes Middle School

Paredes Middle School
10100 S. Mary Moore Searight Dr.
Austin, TX 78748
Phone Number: 512 841-6800
Fax: 512 841-7036
Valerie Torres-Solis
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Campus Facts
Blue Ribbon School: No
Date Built: 1998/Opened January 2000
Grades: 6-8
Academy: No
Day Care:
After School Care: 21st Century (841-7676)
Mascot: Puma
School Colors: Blue and Gold

Mission Statement

The mission of Paredes Middle School is to prepare students to be successful and productive citizens, life long learners and creative problem solvers who value teamwork, cultural diversity and mutual respect.

School Goals

Paredes Middle School will work with the Campus Advisory Council to Focus on these goals:

Curriculum and Instruction. All departments will align work plans with the Texas Essentail Knowledge and skills (TEKS) and District curriculum frameworks to increase student achievement.
Positive Environment. A climate will exist whereby students, staff and parents exhibit positive, mutually respectful behaviors, conductive to teaching and learning

Major Programs and Initiatives

Institute for Learning
Strategies for Success
Harry Wong
Professional Development and Appraisal System
TEKS for Leaders
Alternative Assessments
Interdisciplinary Units
Computer Intergrated Instruction
PRIDE - An Advisory Program
Peer Mediation
Peer Assistance Leadership Program (PALS)
Junior Achievement
Student Clubs