TEA General Complaint Form

All complaints filed with the TEA must be in writing. We do not accept complaints by phone. Please complete the form below on a Windows PC using the Chrome or Firefox browser to file a complaint. This form may not work correctly with certain versions of Internet Explorer or Apple computers. You may also download the PDF form at the bottom of the page and mail or fax a hard copy to the address on the form. 

Special Education Complaints: The TEA has a separate process for complaint and dispute resolution for complaints regarding special education services under Part B of IDEA. If you are filing a special education complaint, please use the Special Education Complaint Resolution Process found at http://tea.texas.gov/Curriculum_and_Instructional_Programs/Special_Education/Special_Education_Dispute_Resolution_Processes/.

 

  

 

 1. Complainant Contact Information

   
 
 A copy of the completed complaint form will be sent to the email address you provide. 
 

  

2. School Information

 

3. Complaint Description

Certain information is necessary for the Office of Complaints, Investigations, and Enforcement to review a complaint. Please fill out this form carefully and as completely as possible. The TEA can only accept complaints that allege a violation of a federal or state education law or regulation over which the TEA has the jurisdiction, or authority, to regulate. The violation that is alleged must have occurred not more than two years prior to the date the complaint is received by the TEA.

Please select all areas that apply.

  Special Education: The TEA has a separate process for complaint and dispute resolution for complaints regarding special education services under Part B of IDEA. If you are filing a special education complaint, please use the Special Education Complaint Resolution Process found at
http://tea.texas.gov/Curriculum_and_Instructional_Programs/Special_Education/Special_Education_Dispute_Resolution_Processes/.

 

  

   

 

 

   

   

   

   


* Allegations of falsification or misrepresentation of information used for school accountability, test security, and misappropriation of state or federal funds may be filed anonymously. TEA complies with the Texas Public Information ACT (TPIA) when releasing information in response to requests for information. Information can only be kept confidential to the extent allowed by law.

 

You may also download the PDF form below and mail or fax a hard copy to the address on the form.

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