• H.B. 1842 (84th Session of the Texas Legislature) in part amended Chapter 12 of the Texas Education Code (TEC) to create Districts of Innovations. Districts are eligible for designation if certain performance requirements are met and the district follows certain procedures for adoption as outlined in Statute. The designation provides the district will be exempt from certain sections of the TEC that inhibit the goals of the district as outlined in the locally adopted Innovation Plan.

Committee Members

  • Alvarez, Ricardo
    Brown, Gary
    Buckner, Gregory
    Cano, Laura
    Carmona, Alejandra
    Curry, Rodney
    Davis, Carol
    Ditto, Paulette
    Eckert, Elicia
    Farmer, Brent
    Fillmore, Sandra
    Hanson, Christy
    Hittle, Shauna
    Hortman, Amanda
    Jones, Ronald
    Ladd, Steven
    Laredo, Marc
    Leisure, Shannon
    McArthur, Brook
    Myers, Tracey
    Oby, Carlton
    Pesina, Jr. Nick
    Redd-Dorsey, Shanequa
    Roach, Christy
    Rosales, Isabel
    Smith, Lauren
    Tefteller, Melinda
    Wallace, Jason
    Williams, Andre
    Zavarce, Ivette

    Bilingual/ESL Instructional Specialist
    Executive Director of Advanced Academics
    Community Member
    Executive Director of HR
    Teacher - Elementary
    Principal – Middle School
    Assistant Principal – Middle School
    RTI Teacher
    Chief Administrative Officer
    Executive Director of Teaching and Learning
    Bilingual/ESL Instructional Specialist
    Chief of Staff
    Assistant Principal – Elementary
    Parent and Community Partner
    CTE Facilitator
    Assistant Principal – High School
    Community Partner
    Community Partner
    Assistant Principal – High School
    Principal – Elementary
    Teacher - Elementary
    Teacher – Middle School
    Teacher – High School
    Teacher – Elementary
    Community  Partner

    Ad Hoc Members
    Crawford, Marty
    Bjork, Tosha
    Harkey, Detrese

    Chief Financial Officer
    Community Partner


Assistant Superintendent of Curriculum & Instruction