TEA News Releases

TEA Announces 2022-23 Purple Star Campus Designations

Purple Star Designations highlight strong school support for military-connected students and families 

31 Texas Schools Named 2022 National Blue Ribbon Schools

U.S. Department of Education
Office of Communications & Outreach, Press Office
400 Maryland Ave., S.W.

U.S. Secretary of Education Miguel Cardona today recognized 297 schools as National Blue Ribbon Schools for 2022, including 31 schools in Texas. The recognition is based on a school’s overall academic performance or progress in closing achievement gaps among student subgroups. Secretary Cardona made the announcement during his Road to Success Back to School bus tour.

TEA Releases 2022 A–F Accountability Ratings

Ratings are up since last issued in 2019, reflecting improvements in student academic growth rates