Texas lawmakers passed legislation in June 2013 that affects how students plan their high school course work. These changes are designed to put all students on a path toward college and careers. Students entering the ninth grade in the 2014-2015 school year will create a personal graduation plan and declare an endorsement that will prepare them for success after graduation. The following resources provide information about the new requirements to guide parents and students along these new pathways.
A new graduation plan will take affect for all ninth graders in the 2014-2015 school year. The following information will give you insight about the Foundation Plan, Endorsements, and answer some common questions about HB5.