Founded in 1999, Rodriguez Elementary School offers academic programs and extracurricular activities for students in prekindergarten through grade five. It organizes literacy nights, writing contests and spirit days. The school also operates character education, peer mediation, camping, reading recovery and parent training programs. Its core curriculum includes reading, writing, math and science. Rodriguez Elementary School s parent-teacher organization supports special school events. Its monthly newsletter features information on community activities and the school s progress. Located in Austin, Texas, the school is managed by the Austin Independent School District, which serves 82,000 students in over 110 educational facilities. The district has children from various backgrounds, including Uzbekistan, Mexico, Bolivia, Vietnam and South Korea.