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Making History...2016 Bi-District Finalists!!!
Hempstead ISD earned a rating of Met Standard in the Texas Education Agency (TEA) 2016 State Accountability Ratings; this is the highest rating under the accountability system. Thank you to our staff and students for accomplishing this task!
Hempstead High School and Hempstead Elementary also earned the Met Standard rating. Hempstead Middle School earned the Improvement Required rating.
Hempstead Independent School District
Public Notification of Nondiscrimination in Career and Technical Education Programs
Posted: August 16, 2016
Hempstead ISD offers career and technical education programs in business, management and administration; accounting; agriculture, food and natural resources; career preparation; computer automated drawing (CAD); human services; manufacturing and welding; health science; and information technology. Admission to these programs is based on student interest, age, and grade requirements specified by TEA as well as availability and teacher recommendation.
It is the policy of Hempstead ISD not to discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex or handicap in its vocational programs, services or activities as required by Title VI of the Civil Rights Act of 1964, as amended; Title IX of the Education Amendments of 1972; and Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973, as amended.
It is the policy of Hempstead ISD not to discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, handicap, or age in its employment practices as required by Title VI of the Civil Rights Act of 1964, as amended; Title IX of the Education Amendments of 1972; the Age Discrimination Act of 1975, as amended; and Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973, as amended.
Hempstead ISD will take steps to assure that lack of English language skills will not be a barrier to admission and participation in all educational and vocational programs.
For information about your rights or grievance procedures regarding Title IX and/or Section 504 issues, contact Rose Uherek, Director of Student Services, at 524 Austin Street Hempstead, Texas or call (979) 826-3304 Ext. 235 For all other concerns regarding discrimination see the Superintendent of Schools at 1440 13th Street Hempstead, Texas or call 979-826-3304, ext. 224.
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