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High Schools That Work (HSTW) Enhanced Design Network Grant Program Cycle 3, Year 1

The following applicants have been preliminarily selected to receive a grant for the High Schools That Work (HSTW) Enhanced Design Network Grant Program Cycle 3, Year 1.

Program Purpose


The purpose of this program is to support eligible high schools in the use of the HSTW key design principles as a framework for improving academic and career/technology instruction and overall student achievement. The mission of HSTW is to create a culture of high expectations and continuous improvement in high schools. HSTW believes everyone—teacher, school, district, local and state leaders—must work together to align policies, resources, initiatives and accountability efforts to support high schools as they adopt and implement comprehensive school improvement designs. The HSTW Key Conditions include a clear, functional mission statement; strong leadership; a plan for continuous improvement; qualified teachers; commitment to goals; flexible scheduling; and support for professional development.

Grant Period


July 01, 2009 – February 28, 2011

List of Awardees


El Paso ISD
    
Austin High School
    Bowie High School
    Burges High School
    Irvin High School
    Jefferson High School

Laredo ISD
    
Dr Leonides G Cigarroa High School

Paducah ISD
    
Paducah High School

Pasadena ISD
    
South Houston High School

Poteet ISD
    
Poteet High School

Victoria ISD
    
Memorial High School  


Contacts


Donnell Bilsky (Funding)
Discretionary Grants
(512) 463-9269
donnell.bilsky@tea.state.tx.us

Dale Fowler (Program)
State Initiatives
(512) 936-6060
dale.fowler@tea.state.tx.us

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