The Blue Ridge ISD School Board approved a resolution (CLICK HERE) outlining their top legislative priorities entering the 2017 Texas Legislative Session. The passing of this measure is the latest in a collective effort by the superintendents and school boards of Region 10 to communicate the top areas of interest that stand to impact the 812,000 students they collectively serve.
The priorities include the following:
- A call to repeal any A-F campus and district grading system,
- Opposition to vouchers or Education Savings Grants and
- An increase of funding for Texas’ public schools.
To learn more about the Region 10 Legislative Priorities, please visit www.TexasStudentsMatter.com.
Pictured: Top Right - Board Trustee, Tammy Phillips signing BRISD Resolution. Bottom Left - Superintendent, John Wink explains the necessity of the legislative priorities to the board and members of the community. Bottom Right - Board President Mike McCreary signs BRISD Resolution advocating for 5.2 million Texas public school students.