Texas Education Code

Sec. § 29.1531
Tuition-supported and District-financed Prekindergarten


(a)

A school district may offer on a tuition basis or use district funds to provide:

(1)

an additional half-day of prekindergarten classes to children who are eligible for classes under Section 29.153 (Free Prekindergarten for Certain Children) and are under four years of age; and

(2)

half-day and full-day prekindergarten classes to children not eligible for classes under Section 29.153 (Free Prekindergarten for Certain Children).

(b)

A district that offers a prekindergarten program on a tuition basis:

(1)

may not adopt a tuition rate for the program that is higher than necessary to cover the added costs of providing the program, including any costs associated with collecting, reporting, and analyzing data under Section 29.1532 (Prekindergarten Program Requirements)(c); and

(2)

must submit the proposed tuition rate to the commissioner for approval.
Added by Acts 2001, 77th Leg., ch. 596, Sec. 1, eff. June 11, 2001.
Amended by:
Acts 2019, 86th Leg., R.S., Ch. 943 (H.B. 3), Sec. 2.020, eff. June 12, 2019.
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