Accreditation Status

GUIDANCE RELATED TO THE ASSIGNMENT OF ACCREDITATION STATUSES

This matrix provides guidance related to the assignment of accreditation statuses. Nothing in this document should be construed to substitute for the legal requirements reflected in statute or administrative code.




Accredited-Warned


Accredited-Probation


Not Accredited-Revoked


Academic Accountability Rating

Two consecutive school years of an academic accountabilitrating of AcademicallUnacceptable or Improvement

Required

Three consecutive school years of an academic accountability rating of Academically Unacceptable or Improvement Required

Four consecutive school years of an academic accountability rating of Academically Unacceptable or Improvement Required

Financial Accountability Rating

Two consecutive school years of a financial accountability rating of Substandard Achievement or Suspended--Data Quality

Three consecutive school years of a financial accountability rating of Substandard Achievement or Suspended--Data Quality

Four consecutive school years of a financial accountability rating of Substandard Achievement or Suspended--Data Quality

Individual Academic and Financial Accountability Rating Across Years

Two consecutive school years of any one of the ratings referenced above

Three consecutive school years of any one of the ratings referenced above

Four consecutive school years of any one of the ratings referenced above

Combined Academic and Financial Accountability Ratings in a Single Year

For one school year, a combination of ratings referenced above

For two consecutive school years, a combination of ratings referenced above

For three consecutive school years, a combination of ratings referenced above


Failure to Comply with Requirements Related to Integrity of Assessment or Financial Data Used to Measure Performance

If commissioner determines this action is reasonably necessary to achieve the purposes of TEC, §39.051 and §39.052

If commissioner determines this action is reasonably necessary to achieve the purposes of TEC, §39.051 and §39.052

If commissioner determines this action is reasonably necessary to achievthe purposes of TEC, §39.051 and §39.052

Failure to Comply with Requirements Related to Reporting of PEIMS Data

If commissioner determines this action is reasonably necessary to achieve the purposes of TEC,§39.051 and §39.052

If commissioner determines this action is reasonably necessary to achieve the purposes of TEC,§39.051 and §39.052

If commissioner determines this action is reasonably necessary to achievthe purposes of TEC, §39 051 and §39.052

Failure to Comply witRequirements Related to Other Reports Required by State or Federal Law or Court Order

If commissioner determines this action is reasonably necessary to achieve the purposes of TEC, §39.051 and §39.052

If commissioner determines this action is reasonably necessary to achieve the purposes of TEC, §39.051 and §39.052

If commissioner determines this action is reasonably necessary to achievthe purposes of TEC, §39.051 and §39.052

Failure to Comply with Requirements Related to Awarding High School Graduation under TEC,

§28.025

If commissioner determines this action is reasonably necessary to achieve the purposes of TEC, §39.051 and §39.052

If commissioner determines this action is reasonably necessary to achieve the purposes of TEC, §39.051 and §39.052

If commissioner determines this action is reasonably necessary to achievthe purposes of TEC, §39.051 and §39.052


 

Failure to Comply with Any Applicable Requirement under TEC, §7.056(e)(3)(C)-(I)

If commissioner determines this action is reasonably necessary to achieve the purposes of TEC, §39.051 and §39.052

If commissioner determines this action is reasonably necessary to achieve the purposes of TEC, §39.051 and §39.052

If commissioner determines this action is reasonably necessary to achievthe purposes of TEC, §39.051 and §39.052

Other: Action ReasonablNecessary to AchievPurposes of TEC, §39.051 and §39.052

Notwithstanding the other items listed, if commissioner determines this action is reasonably necessary to achieve the purposes of TEC, §39.051 and §39.052

Notwithstanding the other items listed, if commissioner determines this action is reasonably necessary to achieve the purposes of TEC, §39.051 and §39.052

Notwithstanding the other items listed, if commissioner determines this action is reasonably necessary to achievthe purposes of TEC, §39.051 and §39.052


Serious or Persistent Deficiencies in Programs Monitored by PBMAS

After review or investigation under TEC, §39.056 or §39.057, the commissioner finds serious or persistent deficiencies that, if not addressed, may lead to probation or revocation of the district's accreditation

After review or investigation under TEC, §39.056 or §39.057, the commissioner finds serious or persistent deficiencies that, if not addressed, may lead to revocation of the district's accreditation

After review or investigation under TEC,

§39.056 or §39.057, the commissioner finds serious or persistent deficiencies that require revocation of the district's accreditation

Otherwise Exhibits Serious or Persistent Deficiencies

After review or investigation under TEC, §39.056 or §39.057, the commissioner finds that thdistrict exhibits other serious or persistent deficiencies that, if not addressed, may lead to probation

or revocation of the district's accreditation

After review or investigation under TEC, §39.056 or §39.057, the commissioner finds serious or persistent deficiencies that, if not addressed, may lead to revocation of the district's accreditation

After review or investigation under TEC§39.056 or §39.057, the commissioner finds serious or persistent deficiencies that require revocation of the district's accreditation


Legal Compliance with Statutes and Rules Specified in TEC,

§39.052(b)(2)

Notwithstanding satisfactory or above satisfactor performance on other measures, a district's accreditation status may be assigned based on its legal compliance alone, to the extent the commissioner determines necessary

Notwithstanding satisfactory or above satisfactory performance on other measures, a district' accreditation status may be assigned based on its legal compliance alone, to the extent the commissioner determines necessary

Notwithstanding satisfactory or above satisfactory performance on other measures, a district's accreditation status may be assigned based on its legal compliance alone, to the extent the commissioner determines necessary

An accreditation status may be withheld pending final data necessary for the completion of status assignment.

For additional information on the assignment of accreditation statuses, see 19 Texas Administrative Code (TAC) §97.1055 at:

http://ritter.tea.state.tx.us/rules/tac/chapter097/ch097ee.html