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BAD WEATHER CLOSING POLICY
The district may close schools for a full day or part of a day because of bad weather or emergency conditions. Check the district website, listen to radio stations KPYK, WBAP, KGVL, other metro stations, or tune in to television channels 4, 5, 8, or 11 for official announcements. The news stations will only list schools that are closed or delayed through their notifications.
Channel 4, FOX, www.myFOXdfw.com
Channel 5, KXAS, www.nbc5i.com
Channel 8, WFAA, www.wfaa.com
Channel 11, KTVT, www.cbs11tv.com
Terrell ISD Facebook, www.facebook.com/terrellisd
Terrell ISD Twitter, www.twitter.com/terrellisd
Emergency notifications will be made via phone and email using School Messenger. School Messenger uses contact information from Infinite Campus student data records and includes email addresses and all phone numbers included as parent/guardian contact preferences.
STUDENT ACHIEVEMENT LINKS
In its efforts to promote nondiscrimination and as required by law, Terrell ISD does not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sex, disability, age, or any other basis prohibited by law, in providing education services, activities, and programs, including CTE programs, and provides equal access to Boy Scouts and other designated youth groups. The following District representatives have been designated to coordinate compliance with these legal requirements.
The District designates the following person to coordinate its efforts to comply with Title IX of the Education Amendments of 1972, as amended:
Name: Stacey Ellis
Position: Director of Human Resources
Address: 700 N Catherine Street, Terrell, TX 75160
The District designates the following person to coordinate its efforts to comply with Title II of the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990, as amended, which incorporates and expands upon the requirements of Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973, as amended:
Name: Debi Rogers
Position: Special Education Director
Address: 700 N. Catherine St, Terrell, TX 75160
Notificación de No Discriminación
En un esfuerzo para promover que no haya discriminación y como lo requiere la ley, Terrell ISD, no discrimina en base de raza, religión , color, origen nacional, género, sexo, discapacidad, edad, o cualquier otra base prohibida por la ley, en proporcionar servicios educacionles , actividades, y incluso programas de CTE, y proporciona igualdad de acceso a los Boy Scouts y otros designados grupos juveniles. Los siguientes representantes del Distrito han sido designados para coordinar el cumplimiento de estos requisitos legales.
El Distrito designa a la siguiente persona para coordinar sus esfuerzos para cumplir con Título IX las Enmiendas de Educación de 1972, como modificada:
Nombre: Stacey Ellis
Título: Directora de Recursos Humanos
Dirección: 700 N. Catherine Street, Terrell, TX 75160
El Distrito designa a la siguiente persona para coordinar sus esfuerzos para cumplir con Título II de la Acta de Americanos con Discapacidades de 1990, como modificada, que incorpora y amplía los requisitos de Acta Sección 504 de Rehabilitación de 1973, como modificada:
Nombre: Debi Rogers
Título: Directora de Servicios Especiales
Dirección: 700 N. Catherine St, Terrell, TX 75160
HOW TO REGISTER YOUR STUDENT
Who: All children who are five years of age and under 21 years of age on or before the first day of September and are residents of Terrell ISD may attend Terrell public schools.
Students residing outside the district boundaries must complete enrollment through the campus they will attend. Out-of-district tuition is $500 per student per year and $1000 per family per year payable at the administration office.
Where: Registration will take place on each individual campus. Parents are asked to contact their school office to schedule an appointment. Campus office hours are posted on this web site.
When: Registration generally begins the first week of August on each campus.
How: Parents need to provide the following documents when registering their children for school (or within 30 days of enrollment).
Enrolling parent's or guardian's photo identification such as a driver's license. (The child must be enrolled by the child's parent or guardian or other person with legal control of the child under a court order.)
The child's birth certificate or another document suitable as proof of identity.
A copy of the child's records from the school the child most recently attended (if applicable).
A record showing that the child has up-to-date required immunizations. (see note below)
Child's Social Security card.
Proof of residency with the school attendance zone
The Terrell ISD individual campus administration may request additional information. Please call the campus office for more information prior to enrolling your child.
Texas Minimum State Vaccine Requirements for Students:
A student shall show acceptable evidence of vaccination prior to entry, attendance, or transfer to a child-care facility or public or private elementary or secondary school in Texas. Immunization requirements needed for public school:
The Terrell ISD Parent Portal is a valuable resource available in English and Spanish for parents/guardians to use and become more involved in their children’s education.
Parent Portal provides parents/guardians with three key benefits:
Secure on-line access to their children's grades, assignments, and attendance
Email or text alerts of absences and grade average changes
A two-way communication tool for parents and teachers