Krum Independent School District ACCREDITED
The Texas Education Agency awards an accreditation status to each public school district and charter school. The accreditation status is based on the academic accountability rating and financial ratings from the Financial Integrity Rating System of Texas. A district or charter must be accredited by the state to operate as a public school.
Krum ISD Administrative Postings to Meet Required Postings Provisions
The Krum Independent School District is committed to making its information and communication technologies accessible to individuals with disabilities by meeting or exceeding the requirements of Section 508 of the Rehabilitation Act.
Education Code, §44.0051(a) requires a school district to prominently display on the district’s website for three years an electronic link to the budget adopted by the board of trustees.
Agenda of Board Meeting
Texas Government Code 551.056(c) requires a school district to post the agenda of a board meeting.
Agreement Between District and Public Institution of Higher Education
Texas Education Code 28.009(b-2) requires a district to post their agreement with public institutions of higher education offering dual credit programs annually.
Annual Federal Report Card
(20 U.S.C. 6311(h)(2)(E)) requires a school district to post its annual federal report card on its website.
Annual Financial Report of Debt Obligation
Local Government Code, §140.008(c-d) requires a school district to continuously post on its website the annual financial report of debt obligation until a new annual report is issued. Allows a school district to post a link to the comptroller’s website if the information was provided to the comptroller in lieu of preparing an annual financial report.
Texas Education Code 11.185 requires a district to post on their website, after the board's adoption, the Early Childhood Literacy, and Mathematics Plans goals, as well as the annual report of progress towards these goals. In addition, under Texas Education Code 11.186, a district is required to post on their website the Annual Report of Progress Towards Goals Set Under College, Career, and Military Readiness Plans. This data is available in the attachments below.
Annual Notice of Programs Available to Earn College Credit
Texas Education Code 28.010(b) allows a district to post on their website instead of other methods of notification to parents of each student enrolled in grade 9 or above the Annual Notice of Programs Available to Earn College Credit.
Texas Education Code 38.0025(a) requires a school district to provide information relating to bacterial meningitis to parents and students each school year.
Bullying Reporting Procedure
Education Code, §37.0832(e) Requires a school district to post on its website the procedure for reporting bullying.
Campus Behavior Coordinators
Texas Education Code 26.015 requires a school district to post the email address and dedicated phone number for each campus's behavior coordinator. On Krum ISD campuses, this role is fulfilled by the assistant principals.
Campus Nurses and Counselors
Texas Education Code 28.004(k)(5) requires a district to post whether each campus has a full-time nurse or full-time school counselor. Names and contact information for each of these positions at each campus are located below.
Campus Report Card, Performance Report, District Rating
Education Code, §39.362 as amended by HB 3 (81st Legislature) requires a school district that maintains a website to post the most recent campus report card for each campus in the district, the information in the most recent performance report, the most recent accreditation status and performance rating of the district, and a definition and explanation of each accreditation status and performance rating.
- Link to Academic Performance Reports: TAPR
- Link to District & Campus Accountability Ratings: Accountability
College Credit Programs
Education Code, §28.010(b) Allows a school district to post on its website a notice regarding the availability of college credit programs in the district.
Conflict Disclosure Statements and Questionnaires
Local Government Code, §176.009(a) requires access to statements and questionnaires on the school district’s website.
A district that is a service provider seeking to limit liability under the Digital Millennium Copyright Act must post information regarding its designated agent.
Date and Location of the Next Election for Each Board Member
Texas Government Code 2051.152 requires a school district to post the date and location of the next board election on their website.
Designated Mailing and Email Address for Receiving Written Requests for Public Information
Texas Government Code 552.234(d) requires a district to post the mailing and email address to which written request for pubic information under the Public Information Act may be sent.
Distinguished Level of Achievement Plan
Education Code, §28.02121(b) requires a school district to post information about the advantages of the distinguished level of achievement and each endorsement on its website.
E-Cigarette and Tobacco Use Policy
Texas Education Code 28.004(k) requires a school district to post online their policies and procedures to penalize the use of e-cigarettes and tobacco products on school campuses or at school activities.
Early Voting Rosters
Texas Election Code 87.121 requires a school district to post information regarding early voting rosters.
Texas Election Code 85.007 (d)(1) requires a school district to post notice of an election. When applicable, this information will be located on the elections section of our website.
Electricity, Water, and Natural Gas Usage and Costs
Texas Government Code, §2265.001(b) requires a school district to record and report electricity, water, and natural gas consumption.
Ejection Appeal Process
Per 19 Texas Administrative Code § 103.1207,
you may appeal an ejection from a District campus by filing a grievance under the following Board Policies: DGBA (LOCAL)
, FNG (LOCAL)
, or GF (LOCAL)
Family Engagement Plan
Under 19 Administrative Code 102.1003 (e), a district shall make available on the district or campus website a family engagement plan to assist the district in achieving and maintaining high levels of family involvement and positive family attitudes toward education.
Texas Education Code, 38.101 and 38.103, requires that the fitness levels of all students in grades 3-12 be assessed at least once annually and that school district submit the results to the Texas Education Agency each school year. The TEA identified FITNESSGRAM as the assessment tool to be used by all school districts starting in the 2007-2008 school year. Parents may obtain a copy of their student(s) results at the end of the year by submitting a written request via email to email@example.com.
Guidelines for the Care of Students with Food Allergies At-Risk for Anaphylaxis
Texas Education Code 38.0151 requires school districts to make available a summary on the guidelines for caring for students with food allergies at risk for anaphylaxis and instructions for obtaining access to the complete guidelines document.
Health Advisory Committee Meetings
Texas Education Code 28.004(k) requires a school district to post online the number of school health advisory committee meetings during the preceding year.
Human Sexuality Instruction
Policy CQA (LEGAL) requires a district's website to contain a statement listing any curriculum materials in the public domain used for the district's human sexuality instruction and the link to where these materials are located. Materials used in Krum ISD include:
- Glencoe Health Texas Edition ISBN 0-07-861213-6, 2005
- In 2016, the MS Living Choices 2016; 7th and 8th grade (presentation)
- In 2016, HS 9th grade Sexual Health and You (presentation)
These materials have gone through the SHAC committee and were available for public preview by parents at the time the decision was made. These materials are not online, and thus no link to the materials are available.
Education Code, §38.019(a) Requires a school district to prominently post in English and Spanish the immunizations required for public school, any immunizations or vaccines recommended for public school students, any health clinics that offer the influenza vaccine, and a link to the Department of State Health Services website where a person can learn about the procedures to claim an exemption from the immunization requirements.
Information for Each Board Member
Texas Education Code 11.1518 and 2051.152 requires a district to post the name, email address, and terms of office for each school board member.
Information on Assessments
20 U.S.C. 6312 (e)(2)(B) requires a district that receives funds under Title 1 Part A to post on their website information on each assessment required by the State to Comply with 20 U.S.C. 6311, other assessments required by the State, and assessments required district wide.
Local Innovation Plan
Texas Education Code, §12A.005(a)(1) and §12A.0071(a) require a school district to post notice of proposed and accepted district innovation plans on its website.
Main Office Contact Information
Local Government Code, §140.008(f)(2) requires a school district to continuously post on its website the contact information for the main office, including the physical address, the mailing address, the main telephone number, and an email address.
Minutes of the Last Regular Board Meeting
Texas Education Code 11.159 (b); 19 Texas Admin. Code 61.1(j) requires a school district to post the minutes of the last regular board meeting held before an election of trustees, and after the meeting minutes are approved by the board.
Notice of School Board Meetings
SB 1133 79th Legislature requires a school district to post notices of meetings of the school board on the school district’s website, if a website is maintained by, or for, the district and if a school district is located in whole or in part within the corporate boundaries of a municipality with a population of 48,000 or more.
The Internet posting is in addition to any other posting required. The validity of a notice or agenda is not affected by a failure to comply with a requirement under the new section that is due to a technical problem beyond the control of the school district. This language is in addition to the current requirement to post meeting notices on a bulletin board at a place convenient to the public in the central administrative office of the district.
Location: Calendar or BoardBook Online
Additional Info: Board of Trustees web page
Notice of Board Meetings
Texas Government Code, §551.056 requires a school district to post notice of school board meetings on its website.
Notice Regarding Ability to Refuse Entry or Eject Certain Persons and Appeals Process
Texas Education Code 37.105 requires a school district to post the district's policy regarding refusing entry or ejecting certain persons from district property, and the process for an appeal of this action by the persons.
Physical Activity Policies
Education Code, §28.004(k) Requires a school district to post on its website a statement of its physical activity policies for elementary, middle school, and junior high school students and statement of the number of times during the preceding year the health advisory council met, whether the district has adopted and enforces policies to ensure that campuses are complying with vending machine and food service guidelines, whether the district has adopted and enforces policies that penalize the use of tobacco products by students, and a statement providing notice to parents that they can request in writing their child’s physical fitness assessment results at the end of the school year.
Policies and Procedures to Promote Students' Physical and Mental Health
Under Texas Education Code 28.004(k)(1), a district must have posted on their website mental health resources available at each campus, contact information for the nearest providers of essential public health services under Texas Health and Safety Code chapter 121, and contact information for the nearest local mental health authority.
Procedural Safeguards Notice
34 C.F.R 300.504(b) allows a district to post on their website the current copy of the district's procedural safeguards notice regarding special education in addition to providing a copy to parents as required.
Programs and Services for Homeless Students
Education Code, §33.906(a) Requires a school district to post information regarding local programs and services available to assist homeless students on its website.
Public Notification of Nondiscrimination in Career and Technical Education Programs
Krum ISD offers career and technical education programs in all sixteen career clusters including: Agricultural Food and Natural Resources; Architecture and Construction; Arts, Audio Visual Technology and Communication; Business Management and Administration; Education and Training; Finance; Health Science; Hospitality and Tourism; Human Services; Information Technology; Law, Public Safety and Security; Manufacturing; Marketing, Sales, Services Science, Engineering, Technology, and Math; Transportation, Distribution and Logistics. Admission to these programs is based on interest and aptitude, age appropriateness, class space availability, and application process.
It is the policy of Krum ISD not to discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex or handicap in its vocational programs, services or activities as required by Title VI of the Civil Rights Act of 1964, as amended; Title IX of the Education Amendments of 1972; and Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973, as amended.
Krum ISD will take steps to assure that lack of English language skills will not be a barrier to admission and participation in all educational and vocational programs.
For information about your rights or grievance procedures, contact one of the following individuals:
|Title IX Coordinator
|Section 504 Coordinator
|Krum ISD Administration Office
||1200 Bobcat Blvd.
||Krum TX 76249
Notificación pública de no discriminación en programas de educación profesional y técnica
Krum ISD ofrece programas de educación vocacional y técnica en los dieciséis grupos de carreras que incluyen: Alimentos Agrícolas y Recursos Naturales; Arquitectura y construcción; Artes, Tecnología Audiovisual y Comunicación; Gestión y administración de empresas; Educación y entrenamiento; Finanzas; Ciencia de la salud; Hospitalidad y Turismo; Servicios Humanos; Tecnologías de la información; Ley, Seguridad Pública y Seguridad; Fabricación; Marketing, Ventas, Servicios Ciencia, Ingeniería, Tecnología y Matemáticas; Transporte, Distribución y Logística. La admisión a estos programas se basa en el interés y la aptitud, la idoneidad de la edad, la disponibilidad de espacio en clase y el proceso de solicitud. La política de Krum ISD es no discriminar por motivos de raza, color, origen nacional, sexo o discapacidad en sus programas, servicios o actividades vocacionales como lo requiere el Título VI de la Ley de Derechos Civiles de 1964, según enmendada; Título IX de las Enmiendas de Educación de 1972; y la Sección 504 de la Ley de Rehabilitación de 1973, según enmendada.Krum ISD tomará medidas para asegurar que la falta de habilidades en el idioma inglés no sea una barrera para la admisión y participación en todos los programas educativos y vocacionales.
Para obtener información sobre sus derechos o procedimientos de reclamo, comuníquese con la Coordinadora del Título IX, Nancy Shipley, al 940-435-7116 y / o la Coordinadora de la Sección 504, Terry Rahn, al 940-435-7117 o por correo al 1200 Bobcat Blvd. Krum, Texas 76249
Requirements and Deadline for Filing For School Board Candidacy
Texas Government Code 2051.152 requires a school district to post the requirements and deadline for filing for the candidacy of a board member on their website.
School Board’s Employment Policies
Education Code, §21.204(d) requires a school district to post the employment policies on its website.
Special Programs Services and Information
The Texas Employment and Transition Guide, link to Resources on Special Education in Texas, and information on Delayed or Denied Evaluations and Compensatory Services can be found on the Parent Resources page under Special Programs.
Specific Information Pertaining to Proposed Capital and Appreciation Bonds
Per Texas Government Code 1201.0245, a school district is required to post specific information pertaining to proposed capital and appreciation bonds.
Summary of Proposed Budget
Education Code, §44.0041(a)(1) requires a school district to post on the district’s website a summary of the proposed budget, which must be concurrently posted with the notice of the budget meeting.
Superintendent's Employment Contract
19 Texas Administrative Code 109.001(o)(3)(B)(i)
states that districts may opt to post the superintendent's employment contract on its website instead of publishing it in the annual financial management report. This information is contained within the FIRST Financial Management Reports
Targeted Improvement Plan
Education Code, §39.106 (a-1), (e-1)(2)) Requires a campus intervention team to provide notice of a meeting to solicit input for the development of the targeted improvement plan on the website of the campus. Requires a school district to post the targeted improvement plan a board of trustees will consider prior to a hearing.
Tax Rate and Budget Information
Texas Tax Code 26.18 requires a school district to post, in the format prescribed by the comptroller, tax rate and budget information.
Testing for Home Schooled Students
Education Code, §29.916(c) Requires a school district to post on its website the dates that PSAT/NMSQT or any college advanced placement test will be administered, the availability of the exams to homeschooled students, and the procedures to register for them.
Additionally, information may be found on testing at the following locations:
Texas Academic Performance Report
Title 19 Administrative Code, §61.1022(f)) requires the local board of trustees to disseminate the report by posting it on the school district’s website.
Transition and Employment Guide
Education Code, §29.0112(e)(1) requires a school district to post the transition and employment guide developed for students enrolled in special education programs on its website.
Use of E-Cigarettes and Tobacco Products on School Campuses or at School Activities
Under policy FNCD(LEGAL)
, and GKA(LOCAL)
, the use of e-cigarettes and tobacco products is prohibited on district facilities and subject to appropriate consequences.
Updates in Special Education
Education Code, §11.1513(d)(1)(B) allows a school district to post a notice of a vacant position requiring a certificate or license on its website.
Vending Machines and Food Service Guidelines
Texas Education Code 28.004(k) requires a school district to post online their policies to ensure compliance with vending machines and food service guidelines.