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District of Innovation Timeline

District of Innovation
Local Innovation Plan Timeline
 
Date* Action
November 14, 2017
  • District of Innovation Information presented to the Zapata County ISD Board of Trustees
  • Board considers approval of Resolution to Initiate the Process of Designation as a District of Innovation
  • Zapata County ISD Board of Trustees Approved the Resolution to Initiate the Process of Designation as a District of Innovation.
December 12, 2017
  • District of Innovation Public Hearing to consider whether the District should develop a Local Innovation Plan
    (will be held within 30 calendar days after adoption of Resolution to Initiate the Process of Designation as a District of Innovation)
December 12, 2017
  • Zapata County ISD Board of Trustees -- Appointment of Members to the District of Innovation Committee (DOI) and Charge to the Committee to develop Local Innovation Plan
January 2018
  • District of Innovation (DOI) Committee Meetings
    • January 9, 2018, 3:15 pm @ Zapata North Elementary
    • January 10, 2018, 4:15 pm @ Fidel & Andrea R. Villarreal Elementary
    • January 11, 2018, 3:20 pm @ Zapata South Elementary
    • January 12, 2018, 9:00 am @ Administration Conference Room
    • January 13, 2018, 11:30 am @ Administration Conference Room
    • January 15, 2018, 3:55 pm @ Zapata High School
    • January 16, 2018, 3:55 pm @ Zapata Middle School
    • Other: TBD as necessary for the development of Local Innovation Plan
April 13, 2018
  • Local Innovation Plan posted online for 30 days
May 1, 2018 
  • DOI Committee presents Final Innovation Plan to District Planning & Decision Making Committee (DPDMC) in conjunction with a public meeting
May 5, 2018
  • Board of Trustees notifies Commissioner of intention to vote on proposed plan
June 2018 Regular Board Meeting
  • Board of Trustees considers approval of plan
 
  • Commissioner is notified of approval of the Local Innovation Plan along with a list of approved TEC exemptions
 
  • District posts and maintains Local Innovation Plan online
 
  • District sends Local Innovation Plan to the Texas Education Agency within 15 days of adoption
*Dates are flexible and may be changed based on work of the DOI Committee