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    The Department of Innovation serves to meet the needs of the Judson community by keeping a student-centered mission to:  

    • expand the number of inventive, imaginative school options  
    • raise the percentage of students in high-quality, best-fit campuses, and  
    • increase the academic achievement of all students  

    to ensure Judson ISD is a premier, destination school district that welcomes all students in the greater-San Antonio area.  

     Systems of Great Schools  

    Judson is a member of TEA’s System of Great Schools (SGS) Network and is implementing its four-lever strategy:   

    • analyze school performance,   
    • expand great options, 
    • improve access to options, and
    • create new organizational structures.  

    Strategic Partnerships and Grants 

     The Department of Innovation strives to build strong relationships with parents, teachers, staff, and community leaders as we envision a more robust future of success for Judson ISD. We seek strategic partnerships and external resources, including significant funding grants such as the following: 

    • Effective Schools Framework, 
    • United States Department of Education Teacher Leader Programs, and
    • School Action Fund  

    to support transformational practices and innovative systems. 

    Innovation Designation Campuses

    Blended Learning at Park Village Elementary and Metzger Middle Schools

    Franz Leadership Academy

    Fine Arts Academy at Olympia Elementary

    Fine Arts Academy at Olympia Elementary

    Innovative Campus Programs

    Leadership Officer Training Corps available at all five middle schools


  • Cecilia Davis
    Deputy Superintendent of Innovation, Business, Operations, and Technology

    (210) 945-5216

    Alyssa Bodak
    Secretary to the Deputy Superintendent 
    (210) 945-5103