EHBD(LOCAL) - SPECIAL PROGRAMS: FEDERAL TITLE I

COMPARABILITY OF SERVICES

The Board shall ensure equity in services among campus programs and shall maintain appropriate records reflecting equity.

As reflected in District records, equity shall be maintained Districtwide in one of the following areas:

Expenditures of money per student from state and local funds;

Instructional salaries per student from state and local funds; or

Instructional staff/student ratios.

In special programs, such as special education and bilingual education, a lower ratio may be maintained and more money may be spent as necessary to fulfill other legal requirements. [See DEA]

Houston ISD

EHBD(LOCAL)-B

UPDATE 54

DATE ISSUED: 2/3/1997