What is a District of Innovation?
House Bill 1842 was passed by the 84th Texas Legislature in the spring of 2015. This bill allows public school districts to be designated as Districts of Innovation and obtain exemptions from certain provisions of the Texas Education Code. This designation will provide for more local control at the district level, providing the opportunity for Blooming Grove Independent School District to better serve our community and to focus on the unique needs of each student.
What’s the process for becoming a District of Innovation?
In Blooming Grove ISD, the District of Innovation process will align with the District Vision, Core Beliefs and District Goals.
The timeline is/was as follows:
Where should questions/comments about the District of Innovation opportunity be directed?
Please direct all questions/comments regarding the District of Innovation opportunity to the superintendent's office.
How will stakeholders be able to follow the District of Innovation process?
The district will maintain this District of Innovation webpage.