Education Timeline Parent Guide

The Education Timeline: The Ultimate Parent Guide for Navigating Pre-K through Graduation

PARENT NEWS & RESOURCES

Welcome! Here you will find quick links to academic programs, checklists, public school district boundaries, school services, resources, and the latest news.

PROGRAMS

Academic & Extracurricular

SERVICES

School Meals, Counseling & More

SCHOOL CALENDARS

2021 Calendars by ISD

NEWS AND EVENTS IN OUR MEMBER DISTRICTS

F report card TEA accountability rating
Alamo Heights ISD

Texas School Ratings A-F

School ratings near me One factor parents look for in researching a school is the rating. However, in a Google search “school ratings near me”,

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How do school bonds work?
Community

How do school bonds work?

Likened to a home mortgage, a voter-approved school bond allows a school district to borrow funds. The Board of Trustees authorizes bond elections, and State law grants the Board the authority to sell bonds.

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Are charter schools private schools?
Alamo Heights ISD

Are charter schools private schools?

Charter schools are free due to public, taxpayer dollars that are taken from traditional public schools when a child enrolls in the charter school. Unlike a traditional public school, charter schools are also funded by private companies, individuals, and interests. They are managed by a private entity vs a community elected board where the public has input. And their boards are appointed vs elected. This means that charter board members can have a financial interest in the success of the schools.

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