Note: The Board has adopted an innovation plan that affects application of provisions in this legally referenced policy.

Teacher-Student Ratio

High-Quality Prekindergarten Program

Physical Education

Prekindergarten–Grade 4

  1. The last 12 weeks of the school year; or
  2. Any 12-week period of the school year selected by a district, if the district's average daily attendance has been adjusted due to a significant percentage of students who are migratory children under Education Code 48.005(c). A district claiming this exemption must notify the commissioner in writing not later than the 30th day after the first day of the 12-week period.

Migratory Definitions

  1. As a migratory agricultural worker or a migratory fisher; or
  2. With, or to join, a parent or spouse who is a migratory agricultural worker or migratory fisher.
  1. From one residence to another residence; and
  2. From one school district to another school district, except in the case of a school district of more than 15,000 square miles, wherein a qualifying move is a distance of 20 miles or more to a temporary residence.

Exception to Class Size Limits

  1. October 1; or
  2. The 30th day after the first school day the district exceeds the limit described above.

Notice to Parents

  1. Specify the class for which an exception was granted;
  2. State the number of children in the class; and
  3. Be included in a regular mailing or other communication from the campus or district, such as information sent home with students.

Hallsville ISD



DATE ISSUED: 11/9/2021