District of Innovation

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**SISD will renew the District of Innovation plan for the next 5-year period (April 2023-April 2028), exactly as it was previously written.  (Posted 11/14/22 per the 30-day requirement).  See below for details of the plan.

District Site-Based Committee (public meeting) was held February 16, 2023 to discuss and vote to send the DOI plan to the Board for approval.  Board approved on February 27, 2023.

The Smithville ISD Board of Trustees adopted a resolution to consider designation to become a District of Innovation for the purpose of allowing SISD to:

  • School Start and End Date

  • Instructional Minutes/Length of Instructional Day/Early Release Days

  • Class Size Ratio

  • Teacher Certification

  • Probationary Contracts

  • Transfer Students Full Year Requirement

The plan was developed by teachers and instructional staff from throughout SISD, along with parents, and community representatives.

SISD District of Innovation-2023-2028 Approved 2.27.2023