State lawmakers had previously asked the Texas Education Agency to seek a federal waiver to cancel the standardized tests.
Trinity Christian Academy has released its honor rolls for the fourth quarter of the 2019-20 school year.
Paxton's guidance contradicts earlier information the Texas Education Agency gave school districts that said local health authorities had the power to delay or close schools to in-person instruction.
A new statewide report from the TEA shows that more than 600,000 students didn't complete assignments or respond to teacher outreach during the pandemic.
A high-tension hearing is expected Monday as the Texas State Board of Education begins considering changes to its statewide policy for health education, including teaching middle schoolers about contraception.
"It will be safe for Texas public school students, teachers, and staff to return to school campuses for in-person instruction this fall," said Texas Education Commissioner Mike Morath.
Daily temperature checks and supervised hand-washing are some of the safety rules for schools that decide to hold in-person classes this summer, under new guidance from the Texas Education Agency.
Gov. Greg Abbott has signed an executive order closing Texas schools through May 4 and ordering non-essential businesses to close during the coronavirus pandemic.
It’s not easy for some parents to transition to a home schooling environment at such short notice. Two kindergarten teachers and an experienced homeschooling mother say the best advice is to be organized and diligent, Also, to continue to breathe and relax.
The COVID-19 school break for Lamar County students will continue through March 27, a decision made this afternoon by the county's superintendents.
Although there are no reported cases of COVID-19 in Lamar and surrounding counties, schools will remain closed for an additional week of spring break, according to school officials.
Trinity Christian Academy has released its honor rolls for the fourth quarter of the 2018-19 school year:
With a volleyball tournament — play is today through Saturday — looming and work underway, the Eagles needed a gym ready to host it, and they found it at Trinity Christian Academy.
With its certificate of occupancy in hand, Trinity Christian Academy has finished its long-awaited new gym.
“Throughout my years of high school, I was constantly looking for leadership opportunities which would improve my skills. To see it all pay off in the form of this award means the world to me,” Smallwood said.
It was smiles all around at Calvary Chapel on Friday evening as Trinity Christian Academy’s graduating class bid farewell to high school and set their sights on the path ahead.
Trinity Christian Academy’s sixth-grade classroom is always open to mission work in any way possible. Class homeroom teacher Melissa Wickersham is always looking for opportunities to not only help the community, but also encourage her students to do the same.