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TEA releases 2016 accountability ratings

The Texas Education Agency (TEA) today released the 2016 state accountability ratings for more than 1,200 school districts and charters, as well as more than 8,600 campuses statewide. The ratings reveal that approximately 94 percent of school districts and charters across Texas have achieved the rating of Met Standard. Districts, campuses, and charters receive one of.
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FOTPS Expands Capacity With Additions Of Full-Time Executive Director And Director Of Operations & Development

Defending the honor of educators across the state for the last 12 years, fueled largely on volunteer power, Friends of Texas Public Schools (FOTPS/Friends) is transitioning into an organization with full-time paid staff to expand its reach and further its mission, which is to strengthen public confidence in Texas public schools by facilitating respectful conversations.
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End of School Year Message

JohnCostillafrom FOTPS Board President – John Costilla As we end another successful school year across the state of Texas, on behalf of Friends of Texas Public Schools and the entire board, we thank you and are proud of the progress and many accomplishments you have made in.
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