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:

    Charles Hess
    Texas Education Agency
    1701 N. Congress Avenue
    Austin, Texas   78701
    (512) 463-2697
    mailto:Charles.Hess@tea.state.tx.us

     


    For additional information, contact:

    Division of Federal and State Education Policy
    1701 North Congress Avenue
    Austin, TX  78701
    512/463-9414 

    nclb@tea.state.tx.us

     

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