2014 Accountability Rating System

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Accountability Reports. From this site you may access the Accountability Summaries and Data Tables for Campuses or Districts. These show each campus or district's accountability rating and the information used to determine those ratings. Performance information is also available at the Region level and the State level.

Explanatory Materials

The 2014 Accountability Manual explains how accountability ratings were assigned to schools and districts.

A TEA Infographic Video and an accompanying one-page summary offer a quick overview of the state accountability system. A Spanish version is also available: Información en Español.

Overview of 2014 Accountability (Powerpoint Presentation)

The Comparison of 2013 and 2014 Performance Indexes provides a side-by-side comparison of the criteria and indicators evaluated in 2013 and 2014. A similar comparison is available for AEA campuses and charter districts.

Overview of Performance Index Framework (one page) This one-page summary provides a description and visual overview of the Performance Indexes for 2013 and 2014.

Frequently Asked Questions regarding the 2014 accountability system.

2014 Small Numbers Analysis Flowcharts Small numbers analysis is used when the accountability results do not meet the minimum size requirements for the performance index. These flowcharts describe the process and methodology for combining current year and prior year results to determine the performance index outcomes for small districts and campuses.

Lists. Ratings are also arranged in groups:

List of Ratings in a District search for an individual district and all its campuses.

List of All Districts by Ratings shows all districts (alphabetically), grouped by rating.

List of Campuses by Ratings shows all campuses (alphabetically), grouped by rating.

List of Campuses by Rating and School Type shows ratings for campuses by school type. For example you may find all high schools in the state rated Improvement Required, or all elementary schools rated Met Standard.

List of Distinction Designations shows campuses by districts receiving one or more Distinction Designations. The following lists show individual distinctions and other groupings:

List of Ratings by ESC Region shows ratings for all districts and campuses by Education Service Center region.

List of Ratings by Charter shows ratings for all charters.

List of All Ratings in State shows ratings for all districts, campuses, and charters, in alphabetical order by district.

The State Summary provides tables of information about numbers and types of ratings statewide.

Campus Comparison Group provides the campus comparison group used for determining Distinction Designations.

Data Download. Select this option to download accountability data in an Excel spreadsheet or in ASCII format.

See the Highlights document (a PDF download) for a narrative description of the ratings statewide. For a list of districts and campuses rated Improvement Required for one or more consecutive years, go to the Multi-Year Improvement Required List (a PDF download).

Alternative Education Accountability (AEA)

Other Information Available

Explanation of Masking Rules The values shown may be masked to be in compliance with the federal Family Educational Rights and Privacy Act (FERPA).

2014 Performance Index Frequency Distributions These lists allow users to see the number of districts and campuses that received a particular score for each index.

Timeline for the development of the 2014 accountability system.

2014 Accountability Development Materials This site contains documentation from meetings held during 2013 and 2014 by advisory groups working on the 2014 accountability system.

Ratings were updated on December 3, 2014. Ratings for 2014 are now final.

Performance Reporting

This page last updated December 3, 2014