SUBJECT: YEAR-ROUND SCHOOLS DISTRICT SURVEY
Education Agency (TEA) is required to maintain and publish a list of campuses
operating on a year-round system under Texas Education Code §25.084
Legislature, General Appropriations Act (GAA), Article III, Rider 69).
To meet this mandate, TEA must
determine which campuses operate on a year-round calendar system. The purpose
of this letter is to ask for your participation in a brief survey as part of
About the Survey
TEA will be determining
the list of year-round education (YRE) campuses through a brief (approximately
5 to 10 minute) survey. TEA will survey all districts in the state to
understand the following:
- whether the district
has campuses operating on a year-round system under Texas Education Code
§25.084 and if so, the
name and county-district-campus (CDC) number of the campus(es), and
- information about the
type of track (i.e., single track, multi-track, traditional and single track,
traditional and multi-track) used at the YRE campuses.
How Will My District Be
November 23, 2015, a survey
invitation will be sent to your district through the email address your
district has provided in AskTED. The email will contain instructions and a link
to the online survey. The survey will be available until December 18, 2015.
Why Is My District Being
Asked to Participate?
participation is mandatory to comply with Rider 69 (84th Texas Legislature,
GAA, Article III) and plays an important role in ensuring that TEA fulfills
mandated reporting requirements regarding campuses operating on a year-round
calendar. Your participation will enable TEA to gain a better understanding of
campuses that operate on a year-round calendar system.
you in advance for your assistance. Please contact Lauren Dwiggins at 512-463-0922 or Lauren.Dwiggins@tea.texas.gov with any questions related specifically
to this data collection.
Department of Assessment
Texas Education Agency