Timeline, Meetings and Documents

*All Public Hearing and Board meeting minutes can be found by clicking here.*

October 11th, 2016 BISD District Site-Based Decision Making Committee discussed preliminary thoughts on becoming a District of Innovation and unanimously signed a petition to pursue becoming one. Click here to view the petition.

October 18th, 2016 The BISD District Site-Based Decision Making Committee petition was presented to the Board and a resolution was signed by Board members to consider becoming a District of Innovation. Click here to view the resolution.

November 7th, 2016 A Local Innovation Committee met to begin looking at data for becoming a District of Innovation.

November 14th, 2016 A Local Innovation Committee met to continue looking at data for becoming a District of Innovation and to develop information to provide during the Public Hearing.

November 15th, 2016 A Public Hearing was held to allow the public to learn more about the designation and provide feedback. The Board appointed a Local Innovation Committee comprised of community members, parents, teachers, and administration to begin the process of developing a local plan in accordance with TEC12A.003 to address the needs of the district. Click here to view the members of the Local Innovation Committee.

December 5th, 2016 The Local Innovation Committee met to develop the DRAFT District of Innovation plan.

December 9th, 2016 The DRAFT District of Innovation plan was posted on the district website for viewing and feedback for 30 days.

January 9th, 2017 The Local Innovation Committee met to consider feedback and make necessary changes to the DRAFT District of Innovation plan.

January 11th, 2017 The District of Innovation plan was presented to the BISD Site-Based Decision Making Committee and it was voted to recommend that the plan be presented to the Board. Click here to view the District of Innovation plan.

January 19th, 2017 The Local Innovation committee presented the plan to the Board and it was adopted for implementation.

January 20th, 2017 A letter was submitted to the Commissioner of Education stating the date the Board adopted the BISD District of Innovation plan.