La Academia de Estrellas Charter School

Our Mission

The mission of La Academia de Estrellas is to be a premier public charter school where students become life-long learners who actively participate in their own learning, remain engaged in the educational process, and show mastery of the TEKS at each grade level. 

LAE's Kiest campus will be closed Wednesday, February 1, 2023 due to the Winter Storm in our area.  The ECC campus remains closed for repairs.  Please stay safe and warm!

El campus Kiest de LAE estará cerrado el miércoles 1 de febrero de 2023 debido a la tormenta de invierno en nuestra área. El campus de ECC permanece cerrado por reparaciones. ¡Por favor, mantente a salvo y cálido!


Due to expected icy road conditions, all classes are canceled Tuesday, January 31, 2023.  The ECC remains closed for repairs. 

Debido a las condiciones heladas esperadas, todas las clases se cancelan el martes 31 de enero de 2023. El campus de ECC permanece cerrado por reparaciones.

January is Board Appreciation Month!  

The staff, students and families of LAE appreciate the time and talent that each member brings to our governing board.  

LAE could not run without this important group.  (Governing Board)

Lottery Application for the 2023 school year will be posted at 7:30 am on February 1, 2023!  The application window closes on March 31, 2023 and the lottery will be held during the first week of April 2023. 

¡La solicitud de lotería para el año escolar 2023 se publicará a las 7:30 am el 1 de febrero de 2023! La ventana de solicitud cierra el 31 de marzo de 2023 y la lotería se llevará a cabo durante la primera semana de abril de 2023.

Congratulations to our honorees for Teacher and Staff Member of the 2nd Nine Weeks! 

Jamela Smith

3rd Grade ELAR/SS Teacher

Riley Hooten

7th Grade Math Teacher

Stephanie Rodriguez

ECC Instructional Assistant

Melissa Estrella

MS Interventionist

Maria Gutierrez

ES Reading Intervention

Submit attendance notes here:

Envíe las notas de asistencia aquí:


https://bit.ly/Attendance2022-23 

Attendance Note Procedures - updated 9-20-22

We still have open spots for 3-year-old pre-kindergarten students for 2022-23


If you have a child who will be 3 years old as of September 1st and qualifies for free pre-kindergarten based on income, language or another criteria, please apply today by clicking on the banner above.


Todavía tenemos lugares abiertos para estudiantes de prekínder de 3 años para 2022-23


Si tiene un hijo que tendrá 3 años a partir del 1 de septiembre y califica para prejardín de infantes gratuito según los ingresos, el idioma u otro criterio, presente su solicitud hoy mismo haciendo clic en el banner de arriba.


Anonymous Alerts (linked here)

Students, parents and staff within the school community can anonymously submit any suspicious activity or safety related concerns to the school administrator immediately. We encourage you to report important issues as soon as possible.  Once you complete the contact form, you will receive a confirmation that your information has been submitted to the school. 

Alertas anónimas (vinculadas aquí)

Los estudiantes, los padres y el personal dentro de la comunidad escolar pueden enviar de forma anónima cualquier actividad sospechosa o inquietudes relacionadas con la seguridad al administrador de la escuela de inmediato. Lo alentamos a que informe los problemas importantes lo antes posible. Una vez que complete el formulario de contacto, recibirá una confirmación de que su información ha sido enviada a la escuela.

The safety and security of our students, staff and visitors is a top priority on both of our campuses.  Parents and visitors are required to check-in and out through the main office.  Cameras are placed strategically throughout the campuses and are monitored by key staff members.  All external doors are locked and monitored as well.  Additional information about steps the school is taking to ensure campus safety may be found here

La seguridad y protección de nuestros estudiantes, personal y visitantes es una prioridad principal en nuestros dos campus. Se requiere que los padres y visitantes se registren a la entrada y salida a través de la oficina principal. Las cámaras se colocan estratégicamente en todos los campus y son monitoreadas por miembros clave del personal. Todas las puertas externas también están cerradas y monitoreadas. Puede encontrar información adicional sobre los pasos que la escuela está tomando para garantizar la seguridad del campus aquí.

Updated information regarding COVID-19 can be at found under the Home tab at School Health Information.

COVID-19 

Request Student Records

School districts are charter schools should make requests via the Texas Records Exchange (TREx) system.


Parents and former students (18 and older):

La Academia de Estrellas Governing Board

Brian McGovern, President

Jacqueline Banda, Vice President

Juanda Tate, Treasurer

Evita Garces, Secretary

Catalina Lechuga, Board Member