Community Champion: Ricardo Zavala

Now that our Del Valle ISD students are back in class and learning at full speed, it’s your opportunity to get involved and make a difference at DVISD! Take a look at this Community Champion profile that highlights the ways in which one community member is giving back to their neighboorhood and the Del Valle ISD.  Ready to make a difference?  Click HERE for the campus and District groups that have been formed in an effort to collect your opinions and ideas to help shape the educational experience in Del Valle ISD.  These groups include the Campus Advisory Teams (CAT), District Advisory Team (DAT), and School Health Advisory Council (SHAC).  Together, we are Del Valle!

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Cardinal Connection

Tues., Nov. 15

Smith Elementary School
7:30 a.m. – 8:30 a.m.
Parents are invited to attend any/all coffee chats, not just the schools their children attend.

Traffic Changes

SH 71 traffic changes will affect travel for approximately six weeks along Fallwell Lane, Bessie Ave., & Royster Ave.

Del Valle ISD serves over 11,000 students on 15 campuses and works to do “Whatever It Takes” for their students. The district’s official mascot is the cardinal and the colors are true red and white.


The Mission of Del Valle ISD, the fearless educational leader that binds a growing and progressive community, is to empower and inspire our students to be world-class visionaries who navigate challenges and think critically as valued, productive contributors and socially responsible leaders in a diverse, global society through: a commitment to our beliefs, innovative practices, and the collaborative efforts of all stakeholders.


Del Valle ISD is located in Southeast Travis County and serves the communities of Austin, Garfield, Creedmoor, Mustang Ridge, Elroy, Pilot Knob, Webberville, and Hornsby Bend.