El Paso Independent School District, Texas

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El Paso Independent School District is a public school district based in El Paso, Texas, USA.

Website Evaluation

See also: Evaluation of Texas school district websites

The good

  • Board of Trustees are listed with phone numbers and email addresses.[1]
  • Meeting agendas and minutes are posted.[2]
  • Budget, revenue and expenditure, and check registers are available reports.[3][4]
  • Administration contact information is provided. .[5]
  • Public records services are provided.[6]
  • Audit records are posted online[7].
  • Purchasing information and bid opportunities are posted.[8]
  • District accountability reports and performance reports are posted [9].
  • Employment opportunities, the hiring process, and employee pay scales are highlighted.[10][11]
  • Background check policies are included in the employment process.[12]

The bad

  • Upcoming meeting dates are not available.
  • Vendor contracts are not available.
  • Local tax information is not posted.

Budget

El Paso Independent School District publishes its annual budget on its website.[13]

Expenditures by Category
School Year Staff Expenses Student Services Operational Expenses Debt Service Other Budget Total
Total % of Budget Total % of Budget Total % of Budget Total % of Budget Total % of Budget
2013-2014 $343,602,348 71.2% $52,257,907 10.8% $79,927,640 16.6% $3,562,441 0.7% $3,552,004 0.7% $482,902,340
Averages: $343,602,348 71% $52,257,907 11% $79,927,640 17% $3,562,441 1% $3,552,004 1% $482,902,340

Superintendent Salary

According to records received through Texas Education Agency, El Paso ISD Superintendent Lorenzo Guerra Garcia earned a base pay of $280,314 in 2010/11.[14]

Lobbying

Main article: Texas government sector lobbying

The school district belongs to the Texas School Allianceand the Texas Association of School Administrators, both government sector lobbying associations.[15] [16] [17]

See also

External links

References

  1. Board of Trustees
  2. Meeting Agendas and Minutes
  3. Budget
  4. Check Registers
  5. Administration
  6. Public Information
  7. Audits
  8. Purchasing
  9. Accountability
  10. Employment
  11. Pay scales
  12. Background Checks
  13. El Paso Independent School District, "Business Services and Budget Department," Accessed November 27, 2013
  14. 2010-2011 Texas Superintendent Salaries
  15. Texas School Alliance, 2007-2008 Directory
  16. TASA Executive Committee
  17. TASA Legislative Committee