Program Description for Safe and Drug-Free Schools and Communities and Gun-Free Schools
Title IV, Part A - Safe and Drug-Free Schools and Communities
The Title IV, Part A - Safe and Drug-Free Schools and Communities program is no longer funded.
Title IV, Part A, Subpart 3 - Gun-Free Schools Act
The Title IV, Part A, Subpart 3 - Gun-Free Schools Act requires states receiving NCLB funding to have a state law in effect requiring LEAs to expel any student who is determined to have brought a firearm to school or possessed a firearm at school, for a period of no less than one year. LEAs must annually report on any expulsion in order to receive federal education funding.
Contact Information for Safe & Drug-Free Schools and Communities:
Texas Education Agency
1701 N. Congress Avenue
Austin, Texas 78701
For additional information, contact:
Division of Federal and State Education Policy
1701 North Congress Avenue
Austin, TX 78701
Page last modified on 8/24/2012.