The Latest TEA News

The latest news from the Texas Education Agency is available through news releases, online correspondence, mailing lists, and other posted information.

  • Finance & Funding

    Finance & Funding

    NIFA Application Deadline Extended

    The Texas Education Agency has extended the application deadline for the 2015-2016 New Instructional Facility Allotment to Monday, Aug. 17. The program reimburses districts and charters for start-up costs associated with new school construction.





  • Texas Schools

    Texas Schools

    Enroll Your Child

    The  start of school for most Texas children is about one month away. We offer some helpful tips for enrolling your child in a Texas public school. Our schools offer an array of options - traditional schools, magnet schools, charter schools, early college high schools and more.

  • About

    About TEA

    Five New Charters to Open

      Five Generation Twenty charter school applicants successfully completed the final step of the state’s application process on July 17 allowing them to begin operation in Texas for the 2016-2017 school year once any contingencies are met. 



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