Educators have called the system an oversimplification of a complex grading rubric and characterized it as relying too heavily on STAAR results.
The Texas Education Agency released its ratings for all districts and campuses Wednesday following an overhaul of the state accountability system.
Voters on Tuesday rejected a tax rate increase for South San Antonio Independent School District by 57 percent of the vote.
Superintendent Abelardo Saavedra confirmed that South San is using district school buses Tuesday to transport South San employees to polling sites.
South San trustees voted 5-2 in June to call a a tax ratification election to increase the tax rate by 13 cents.
Saavedra started in March 2014 after serving as interim superintendent for three months. He was the fifth person to run the district in less than three years.
Trustees of the South San Antonio Independent School District met Wednesday night to address a $6.4 million budget deficit.
Najim came up with the idea for Super Summer Readers to try to bridge the gap between the previous school year and next, and try to advance learning in the off time.
The district’s chief financial officer presented several proposed reductions that could help the district close its funding gap.
South San Antonio Independent School District forecasts it, too, will be hit with a budget gap in the 2018-19 school year.