Website Requirements

Website Posting Requirements

A district - if they have a website - is required to post the following information. The requirements vary widely as well as the locations where they appear. This page provides a quick resource for locating the information.

Employment Opportunities and Employment Policies (Texas Education Code § 11.163)
Location: LOISD Employment

Physical Activity Policies (Texas Education Code § 28.004)
A school district is required to post on an internet website maintained by the

district their physical activity policies.

Location: Athletics

Electronic Course Information (Texas Education Code § 29.909)
Districts are required to post Electronic course information (if they offer

them), along with other posting requirements related to the program.

Location: NA

Accountability Posting (Texas Education Code § 39.252)
Districts are required by the 10th day of the new school year to have posted

on the district website the following items: Campus Report Card, District

Performance Report, and Accountability rating and Accreditation Status of

district, including a definition of each rating and status.

Location: LOISD Accountability Posting

District Budget Summary (Texas Education Code § 44.0041 and House Bill 3)
Districts are required to post the proposed district budget summary which

will remain on the website for three years after adoption.

Location: LOISD Proposed and Adopted Budgets

District School Board Meetings (Government Code § 551.056)
Districts are required to post notice of meeting with agendas.

Location: Board Agenda

Test Administration Dates (HB 1844)
Districts are required to post Test Administration Dates including PSAT,

ACT, and other college advanced placements tests for home schooled

students information.

District Calendar
Testing Information and Test Prep
State Testing Dates

Immunizations, Clinics, and Exemptions (HB 1059)
Districts are required to post in English and Spanish required immunizations

and vaccines required or recommended by the Texas Department of State

Health Services, health clinics in the district that offer influenza vaccine and

a link to the Department of state Health Services Internet website providing

procedures for claiming an exemption from requirements in Section 38.001,

Education Code.

Location: Health Information

Maintenance and Operations (M&O) tax rate (Tax Code 26.05b)
Districts are required to post the M&O tax rate if it exceeds the effective rate.

Location: NA

Copyright Infringement (17 U.S.C. 512c)
Districts are required to post notification for claimed copyright infringement.


Conflict of Interest (Gov Code § 176.009)
Districts are required to post conflicts of interest disclosure statements and

questionnaires filed.


Landowner's Bill of Rights (HB 1495 § 402.031)
Districts are required to post Landowner's Bill of Rights Statement as

prepared by the Attorney General.

Landowners Bill of Rights (English)
Landowners Bill of Rights (Spanish)

Energy Consumption and Cost (HB 3693 Chapter 2264)
Districts are required to post Metered amount of electricity, water, or natural

gas consumed and the aggregate costs for these utilities.

Location: LOISD Utility Usage and Cost

Comptroller's Website (HB 3676)
Districts are required to post a link to the portion of the Comptroller's

website that contains information related to that district if the district

participates in tax abatement agreements.



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