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Terms & Acronyms of Education

STAAR EOC - State of Texas Assessments of Academic Readiness End of Course
Core Classes - These are the primary courses in all schools to include English, Science, Math, and Social Studies.
HB 5 - New Graduation plan created for incoming freshmen starting 2014-2015 and beyond.
HB 3 - Old Graduation plan that created 4x4 with the core classes.
FERPA - Family Educational Rights and Privacy Act of 1974. This is the law governing information that can and cannot be discussed with parents, teachers, administrators, students, etc.... When we say that we cannot talk about a student other than your own student, this is the law that we are referring to.