Performance Reporting Resources

This page contains links to frequently asked questions, presentations, and other materials developed by Performance Reporting to help school administrators, teachers, parents, and the public understand and benefit from the state’s accountability information.

Frequently Asked Questions Documents

 Proposed Amendment to the Every Student Succeeds Act (ESSA) State Plan FAQ
 2019 State Accountability FAQ: Answers to questions about the 2019 accountability system 
 Posting of Accountability Ratings FAQAnswers to questions about requirements to publish local and state ratings
 PEG FAQAnswers to questions about school transfers and the Public Education Grant (PEG) program

Accountability Presentations 

 ESC Academic Accountability Update (May 6, 2020) (PDF)
 Understanding the Identification of Schools for Improvement Zoom Webinar (March 10, 2020) (PDF)
2020 State Accountability Update (TETN, February 13, 2020) (PDF)
 Utilizing the Texas Academic Performance Report (TAPR) Data Download (February 7, 2020) (PDF)
 Understanding the 2018-19 Texas Academic Performance Report Zoom Webinar (December 11, 2019) (PDF)

 2020 State Accountability Update (ESC 20 Accountability Forum, November 21, 2019) (PDF)
 2020 State Accountability Update (TETN, November 7, 2019) (PDF)
 Academic Accountability Update (Texas Assessment Conference, November 5, 2019) (PDF)

 Understanding Distinction Designations Zoom Webinar (October 30, 2019) (PDF)
 2020 State Accountability Update (AIE Conference, October 3, 2019) (PDF)  
 Walkthrough of the 2019 Accountability Data Reports (September 26, 2019) (PDF) 
 2019 State Accountability Update (TETN, August 22, 2019) (PDF) 
 Understanding the Closing the Gaps Domain Zoom Webinar (August 7, 2019) (PDF) 
 Understanding the School Progress Domain Zoom Webinar (July 10, 2019) (PDF) 
 Understanding the Student Achievement Domain Zoom Webinar (June 12, 2019) (PDF)
 2019 State Accountability Update (ESC 1 Special Education Institute, June 10, 2019) (PDF)
 2019 State Accountability Update (TETN, June 6, 2019) (PDF)
 2019 State Accountability Update (Charter School Summer Conference, June 6, 2019) (PDF)
 2019 ACET Conference (April 24, 2019) (PDF)
 2019 ESC TSDS Training (April 23, 2019) (PDF)
 2019 State Accountability Update (TETN, April 4, 2019) (PDF)
 2019 ESC TSDS Training (March 26, 2019) (PDF) 
 2019 State Accountability Update (Texas Rural Schools Conference, March 1, 2019) (PDF) 
 2019 State Accountability Update (TETN, February 14, 2019) (PDF)

Assessment Scoring and Reporting Presentations

 STAAR Scoring and Reporting (Texas Assessment Conference, November 7, 2017) (PDF)
 Texas Assessment Data Portal (Texas Assessment Conference, November 7, 2017) (PDF)

Weekly Bulletins

Week of April 17, 2020
Week of April 10, 2020
Week of April 3, 2020
Week of March 27, 2020
Week of March 13, 2020
Week of March 6, 2020
Weekly Bulletins Archive
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Upcoming Conference Presentations

July 1, 2020 (Charter School Summer Summit)
July 30, 2020 (The Challenge of Change Accountability Summit, ESC11)

Zoom Webinar Recordings

 Understanding the Identification of Schools for Improvement—March 10, 2020
 Utilizing the Texas Academic Performance Report (TAPR) Data Download—February 7, 2020 
 Understanding the 2018-19 Texas Academic Performance Report (TAPR)—December 11, 2019
 Understanding Distinction Designations—October 30, 2019
 Walkthrough of the 2019 Accountability Data Reports Recording—September 26, 2019
 Understanding the Closing the Gaps Domain—August 7, 2019
 Understanding the School Progress Domain—July 10, 2019
 Understanding the Student Achievement Domain—June 12, 2019

Texas Education Telecommunications Network (TETN) Dates

August 20, 2020 (ESC only)


Public Education Grant (PEG) Letter for 2019–20  (PDF)

Explanatory Materials and Other Resources

2020 Accountability Manual
2020 Accountability Development Materials
2019 Accountability Administrator’s Guide
2019 Accountability System 
2019 Accountability Manual 
2019 Accountability System One Page Overview
Understanding A–F Ratings in Texas
Answers in About A Minute: A-F Accountability Video Series 
2019 Texas Schools Performance Overview 

Public Education Grant
PEG Archives

Concluded Legislative Work

House Bill 2804 Implementation
Texas Commission on Next Generation Assessments and Accountability

Texas Commission on Next Generation Assessments and Accountability support page


Contact Information

Performance Reporting
Phone: (512) 463-9704
Fax: (512) 936-6431