A TEA monitor chastised South San Antonio ISD’s board for acting outside their authority at a Wednesday meeting. She recommended the TEA appoint a conservator.
The TEA has initiated a special accreditation investigation into South San ISD because of multiple complaints received about issues with board governance.
During Thursday’s South San meeting, the board attorney told clapping students to “shut up,” and a board majority approved plans to reopen schools by fall.
After more than a dozen students spoke with concerns about a plan to reopen three closed South San campuses, a four-trustee majority voted to reopen them by next fall.
South San Antonio ISD Superintendent Alexandro Flores is unlikely to support a proposal to reopen three shuttered campuses by next school year.
A push to reopen three campuses has district onlookers questioning once again how the board is working with district staff and whether the move makes sense.
New South San Antonio ISD Superintendent Alexandro Flores spoke with the Rivard Report about his approach to leading the district, challenges facing South San, and the proposal to reopen three closed campuses.
South San ISD’s board will consider reopening campuses that closed less than two years ago because of low enrollment, but it’s unclear whether the district’s enrollment would support the move.
Alexandro Flores, the superintendent of Palacios ISD, will succeed retiring South San ISD Superintendent Abelardo Saavedra.