Tex. Educ. Code Section 39.306
Performance Report


(a)

Each board of trustees shall publish an annual report describing the educational performance of the district and of each campus in the district that includes uniform student performance and descriptive information as determined under rules adopted by the commissioner. The annual report must also include:

(1)

campus performance objectives established under Section 11.253 (Campus Planning and Site-based Decision-making) and the progress of each campus toward those objectives, which shall be available to the public;

(2)

information indicating the district’s accreditation status and identifying each district campus awarded a distinction designation under Subchapter G or considered an unacceptable campus under Chapter 39A (Accountability Interventions and Sanctions);

(3)

the district’s current special education compliance status with the agency;

(4)

a statement of the number, rate, and type of violent or criminal incidents that occurred on each district campus, to the extent permitted under the Family Educational Rights and Privacy Act of 1974 (20 U.S.C. Section 1232g);

(5)

information concerning school violence prevention and violence intervention policies and procedures that the district is using to protect students;

(6)

the findings that result from evaluations conducted under the Safe and Drug-Free Schools and Communities Act of 1994 (20 U.S.C. Section 7101 et seq.);

(7)

information received under Section 51.403 (Economic Justification for Courses; Reports of Student Enrollment and Academic Performance)(e) for each high school campus in the district, presented in a form determined by the commissioner; and

(8)

the progress of the district and each campus in the district toward meeting the goals set in the district’s:

(A)

early childhood literacy and mathematics proficiency plans adopted under Section 11.185 (Early Childhood Literacy and Mathematics Proficiency Plans); and

(B)

college, career, and military readiness plans adopted under Section 11.186 (College, Career, and Military Readiness Plans).

(b)

Supplemental information to be included in the reports shall be determined by the board of trustees. Performance information in the annual reports on the indicators described by Sections 39.053 (Performance Indicators: Achievement) and 39.301 (Additional Performance Indicators: Reporting) and descriptive information required by this section shall be provided by the agency.

(c)

The board of trustees shall hold a hearing for public discussion of the report. The board of trustees shall give notice of the hearing to property owners in the district and parents of and other persons standing in parental relation to a district student. The notification must include notice to a newspaper of general circulation in the district and notice to electronic media serving the district. After the hearing the report shall be widely disseminated within the district in a manner to be determined under rules adopted by the commissioner.

(d)

The report must also include a comparison provided by the agency of:

(1)

the performance of each campus to its previous performance and to state-established standards; and

(2)

the performance of each district to its previous performance and to state-established standards.

(d-1)

The report must also include the number of school counselors providing counseling services at each campus.

(e)

The report may include the following information:

(1)

student information, including total enrollment, enrollment by ethnicity, socioeconomic status, and grade groupings and retention rates;

(2)

financial information, including revenues and expenditures;

(3)

staff information, including number and type of staff by sex, ethnicity, years of experience, and highest degree held, teacher and administrator salaries, and teacher turnover;

(4)

program information, including student enrollment by program, teachers by program, and instructional operating expenditures by program; and

(5)

the number of students placed in a disciplinary alternative education program under Chapter 37 (Discipline; Law and Order).

(f)

The commissioner by rule shall authorize the combination of this report with other reports and financial statements and shall restrict the number and length of reports that school districts, school district employees, and school campuses are required to prepare.

(g)

The report must include a statement of the amount, if any, of the school district’s unencumbered surplus fund balance as of the last day of the preceding fiscal year and the percentage of the preceding year’s budget that the surplus represents.
Amended by:
Acts 2009, 81st Leg., R.S., Ch. 895 (H.B. 3), Sec. 59, eff. June 19, 2009.
Acts 2017, 85th Leg., R.S., Ch. 324 (S.B. 1488), Sec. 21.003(26), eff. September 1, 2017.
Acts 2017, 85th Leg., R.S., Ch. 550 (S.B. 490), Sec. 2, eff. June 9, 2017.
Acts 2019, 86th Leg., R.S., Ch. 943 (H.B. 3), Sec. 2.035, eff. June 12, 2019.

Source: Section 39.306 — Performance Report, https://statutes.­capitol.­texas.­gov/Docs/ED/htm/ED.­39.­htm#39.­306 (accessed Jun. 5, 2024).

39.001
Rules
39.002
Advisory Committee
39.003
Special Investigations
39.004
Conduct of Special Investigations
39.005
Hearing Following Investigation
39.006
Commissioner Determination
39.007
Judicial Appeal
39.021
Essential Skills and Knowledge
39.022
Assessment Program
39.023
Adoption and Administration of Instruments
39.024
Measure of College Readiness
39.025
Secondary-level Performance Required
39.026
Local Option
39.027
Exemption
39.028
Comparison of State Results to National Results
39.029
Migratory Children
39.030
Confidentiality
39.031
Cost
39.032
Assessment Instrument Standards
39.033
Voluntary Assessment of Private School Students
39.034
Measure of Annual Improvement in Student Achievement
39.035
Limitation on Field Testing of Assessment Instruments
39.036
Vertical Scale for Certain Assessment Instruments
39.037
International Assessment Instrument Program
39.038
Restriction on Appointments to Advisory Committees
39.039
Prohibition on Political Contribution or Activity by Certain Contractors
39.051
Accreditation Status
39.052
Determination of Accreditation Status or Performance Rating
39.053
Performance Indicators: Achievement
39.054
Methods and Standards for Evaluating Performance
39.055
Student Ordered by a Juvenile Court or Student in Residential Facility Not Considered for Accountability Purposes
39.056
Monitoring Reviews
39.059
Data Transparency
39.081
Definitions
39.082
Development and Implementation
39.083
Reporting
39.085
Rules
39.086
Software Standards
39.102
Interventions and Sanctions for Districts
39.151
Review by Commissioner: Accountability Determination
39.201
Distinction Designations
39.202
Academic Distinction Designation for Districts and Campuses
39.203
Campus Distinction Designations
39.204
Campus Distinction Designation Criteria
39.232
Excellence Exemptions
39.0232
Use of End-of-course Assessment Instrument as Placement Instrument
39.0233
Special-purpose Questions Included in End-of-course Assessment Instruments
39.0234
Electronic Administration of Assessment Instruments
39.0235
Technology Literacy Assessment Pilot Program
39.235
Innovation Grant Initiative for Middle, Junior High, and High School Campuses
39.0236
Integrated Formative Assessment Pilot Program
39.236
Gifted and Talented Standards
39.0237
Consideration of Prekindergarten Assessment Instruments Prohibited
39.0238
Consideration of Religious Holy Days in Scheduling Assessment Instruments
39.0241
Performance Standards
39.261
Creation of System
39.0261
College Preparation Assessments
39.0262
Administration of District-required Assessment Instruments in Certain Subject Areas
39.262
Types of Awards
39.263
Awards
39.0263
Administration of District-required Benchmark Assessment Instruments to Prepare Students for State-administered Assessment Instruments
39.264
Use of Awards
39.265
Funding
39.266
Confidentiality
39.301
Additional Performance Indicators: Reporting
39.0301
Security in Administration of Assessment Instruments
39.0302
Issuance of Subpoenas
39.302
Report to District: Comparisons for Annual Performance Assessment
39.0303
Secure Assessment Instruments
39.303
Report to Parents
39.0304
Training in Assessment Instrument Administration
39.304
Teacher Report Card
39.305
Campus Report Card
39.306
Performance Report
39.307
Uses of Performance Report
39.308
Annual Audit of Dropout Records
39.309
Texas School Accountability Dashboard
39.331
General Requirements
39.332
Comprehensive Biennial Report
39.333
Regional and District Level Report
39.334
Technology Report
39.361
Notice in Student Grade Report
39.362
Notice on District Website
39.363
Notice on Agency Website
39.0381
Auditing and Monitoring Performance Under Contracts for Assessment Instruments
39.408
Eligibility Criteria for Certain Grant Programs
39.0541
Adoption of Indicators and Standards
39.0542
Explanatory Materials for Accountability Rating System
39.0543
Performance Rating Requiring Intervention or Other Action
39.0544
Local Accountability System
39.0548
Evaluating Dropout Recovery Schools
39.0552
Memorandum of Understanding Between School District and State Hospital for Accountability Purposes
39.0821
Comptroller Review of Resource Allocation Practices
39.0823
Projected Deficit
39.0824
Corrective Action Plan
39.2011
Applicability to Charter Schools
39.02302
Advisory Committees for Assessment Instruments
39.02315
Reporting Results of Assessment Instruments for Out-of-state Transfer Students
39.02342
Paper Administration of Assessment Instruments on Request

Accessed:
Jun. 5, 2024

§ 39.306’s source at texas​.gov