Audelia Creek Elementary School in Richardson ISD to receive emergency repairs following vehicle collision

Audelia Creek will undergo emergency repairs. (Courtesy Richardson ISD)
Audelia Creek will undergo emergency repairs. (Courtesy Richardson ISD)

Audelia Creek will undergo emergency repairs. (Courtesy Richardson ISD)

Richardson ISD board of trustees voted to approve emergency repairs at Audelia Creek Elementary School following a vehicle accident that occurred Nov. 15.

A car struck the side of the building, causing substantial damage to a classroom, Superintendent Jeannie Stone said at a Nov. 16 board meeting. The district is working with structural engineers to determine the extent of the damage.


A quick repair is imperative for continuity of learning, Stone said.

“The campus is near enrollment capacity, and loss of usable space impairs our ability to carry out essential school activities,” she said.

Students and staff who occupy the room have been moved to a separate space where they will remain while repairs are underway, Stone added.
By Makenzie Plusnick
Makenzie graduated from Tarleton State University in 2019 with a degree in communications. While in school, she interned at the Weatherford Democrat and was editor of Texan News Service, a news outlet at Tarleton. She enjoys true crime podcasts, riding horses, and spending time with her dog.


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