Texas Title I Priority Schools Grant Program

The following applicants have been preliminarily selected to receive a grant for the Texas Title I Priority School Grant Program.

Program Purpose 

"The purpose of this program is to provide grants to Title I schools that demonstrate the greatest need for the funds and the strongest commitment to use the funds to provide adequate resources in order to raise substantially the achievement of their students so as to enable the schools to make adequate yearly progress and exit improvement status."

Grant Period 

The grant period for Texas Title I Priority School Grant is August 1, 2010 – June 30, 2013

List of Awardees

The following grantees, listed by district and campus, were awarded Texas Title I Priority School grants. 

Abilene ISD
Abilene High School (Tier III)

Alice ISD

    Alice High School (Tier I)

Austin ISD

    Reagan High School (Tier I)
    Travis High School (Tier I)

Azleway Charter School
Azleway Charter School (Tier I)
    Azleway Charter School Pine Mountain (Tier II)

Beaumont ISD

    Paul A Brown Alternative Center (Tier II)

Belton ISD

    Henry T Waskow High School (Tier II)

Boys Ranch ISD

    Starr Academy (Tier II)

Brownsville ISD

    Lopez High School (Tier III)
    Hanna High School (Tier III)
    Pace High School (Tier III)

Celina ISD

    Celina High School (Tier III)

Corpus Christi ISD

    Smith Elementary (Tier III)

Dallas ISD
A Maceo Smith High School (Tier I)
    Franklin D Roosevelt High School (Tier I)
    H Grady Spruce High School (Tier I)

Dickinson ISD

    Dickinson High School (Tier III)

Edinburg CISD

    Juvenile Detention Center (Tier II)

Educational Resource Center Charter School

    John H Wood Jr Charter School at Granbury (Tier II)
    John H Wood Jr Charter School at Afton Oaks (Tier II)

El Paso ISD
School-Age Parent Center (Tier II)
    Sunset High School (Tier II)
    Telles Academy (Tier II)

Floresville ISD

    Floresville Choice Program (Tier II)

Focus Learning Academy

    Focus Learning Academy (Tier I)

Fort Worth ISD
    Intl Newcomer Academy (Tier I)
    OD Wyatt High School (Tier III)
    TA Sims Elementary (Tier III)
    Versia Williams Elementary (Tier III)

Galveston ISD

    Ball High School (Tier III)

George I Sanchez Charter Schools

    George I Sanchez High School (Tier I)
    George I Sanchez Charter High School San Antonio Branch (Tier I)

Gulf Coast Trades Center
Raven School (Tier I)


    Academy High School (Tier II)

Houston ISD
Contemporary Learning Center High School (Tier I)
    Jones High School (Tier I)
    Lee High School (Tier I)
    Kashmere High School (Tier I)
    New Aspirations (Tier II)
    Sharpstown High School (Tier I)

Information Referral Resource Assistance Inc
Children of the Sun Rio Grande City (Tier I)
    One Stop Multiservice Weslaco (Tier I)
    Sentry Technology Prep School (Tier II)

Kingsville ISD

    HM King High School (Tier II)

La Feria ISD
La Feria Alternative School (Tier II)

La Joya ISD
Juarez-Lincoln High School (Tier I)
    La Joya Palmview High School (Tier I)

Lometa ISD
Lometa School (Tier III)

Lubbock ISD

    Estacado High School (Tier I)

Mercedes ISD

    Mercedes Academic Academy (Tier II)

North Forest ISD

    North Forest High School (Tier I)

Northside ISD
Westwood Terrace Elementary (Tier III)

Pasadena ISD
Miller Intermediate (Tier III)
    Pomeroy Elementary (Tier III)

Paso Del Norte
Paso Del Norte Academy (Tier I)

Pharr-San Juan-Alamo ISD

    San Juan Middle School (Tier III)

Por Vida Academy
Cesar E Chavez Academy (Tier II)
    Corpus Christi Academy (Tier II)

Positive Solutions Charter School

    Positive Solutions Charter School (Tier I)

Poteet ISD
Poteet High School (Tier III)

San Antonio ISD
Fox Technical High School (Tier I)
    Houston High School (Tier I)

Santa Rosa ISD
Santa Rosa High School (Tier III)

South Plains Academy
South Plains Academy (Tier I)

Southwest Winners Foundation
Southwest Preparatory School Northwest (Tier I)
    Southwest Preparatory School Southeast (Tier I)
    Southwest Preparatory School (Tier I)

Student Alternatives Program Inc
Mid-Valley Academy McAllen (Tier I)
    Mid-Valley Academy (Tier II)
    Mid-Valley Academy (9-12) (Tier II)

Victoria ISD
    Profit Magnet High School (Tier II)


Contact the following TEA staff member for Texas Title I Priority School grant information:

James Connolly (Funding)
Discretionary Grants
(512) 463-9269

Dorothy White (Program)
Erica Coppic (Program)
NCLB Program Coordination
(512) 463-9374