Manor Independent School District

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Manor Independent School District
Type and location
Type Public
Grades PK-12
Established 1885
Region Central Texas
Country United States
Location Manor, TX
District information
Superintendent Kevin Brackmeyer
Students and staff
Students 8,657
Other information
Website http://www.manorisd.net/

Manor Independent School District is a public school district based in Manor, Texas (USA). The current superintendent is Kevin Brackmeyer. In addition to Manor, the district also serves a wide section of Austin, and additional portions of Pflugerville, Elgin, Webberville, and Taylor. In 2009, the school district was rated "academically acceptable" by the Texas Education Agency.[1]

Samsung Austin Semiconductor (SAS), located in Austin, Texas and in the Manor Independent School District, is owned by Samsung Electronics and is the company's only semiconductor manufacturing plant located outside Korea. The complex has one of the most advanced semiconductor plants in the United States where state-of-the-art NAND Flash memory chips are made. Manor ISD has developed a strong partnership with Samsung with increased support of STEM initiatives and building an effective mentoring program.

Applied Materials, which also located in Austin and in the Manor Independent School District is a 1.9 million square foot facility that represents the company’s largest manufacturing facility and second-largest employee site.  It is primarily dedicated to manufacturing advanced chip-making equipment and enabling rapid product commercialization for the world’s chip producers. Applied Materials is also a key partner for Manor ISD providing support for STEM initiatives and mentoring.

In May of 2013, President Barack Obama visited Manor New Tech High School[2] as part of his jobs and opportunity tour. Manor New Tech High School specializes in Science, Technology Engineering, and Math (STEM).

Schools[edit]

High Schools (Grades 9-12)[edit]

  • Manor High
  • Manor New Technology High
  • Manor Excel Academy

Middle Schools (Grades 6-8)[edit]

  • Decker Middle
  • Manor Middle

Elementary Schools (Grades PK-5)[edit]

  • Pioneer Crossing Elementary
  • Bluebonnet Trail Elementary
  • Decker Elementary
  • Manor Elementary
  • Oak Meadows Elementary
  • Blake Manor Elementary
  • Presidential Meadows Elementary

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