Tennessee Accountability Chart for Schools

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					                                                                                                           Attachment A
                                                                                Tennessee Accountability Chart for Schools

                                                                                                                                                                                                             State/LEA
    Target             School Improvement 1          School Improvement 2                      Corrective Action                        Restructuring 1                Restructuring 2                   Reconstitution Plan

After First Year of        After Second Year of          After Third Year of                     After Fourth Year of                    After Fifth Year of            After Sixth Year of                  After Seventh Year of
 Not Making AYP              Not Making AYP               Not Making AYP                          Not Making AYP                          Not Making AYP                 Not Making AYP                        Not Making AYP
(Beginning Year 2)         (Beginning of Year 3)        (Beginning of Year 4)                   (Beginning of Year 5)                   (Beginning of Year 6)          (Beginning of Year 7)                 (Beginning of Year 8)


                      TCA-49-1-602                  TCA-49-1-602                   TCA-49-1-602                                  TCA-49-1-602                    TCA-49-1-602                        NCLB
                      ♦ (State will publicly        ♦ Joint Study of School        ♦ SDE Approve School System’s                 ♦ SDE Approves School           ♦ The Commissioner shall            ♦ Prompt Notification of
                        identify all schools in       System (SDE &                  Allocation of Resources to School             System’s Allocation of          have the authority to:              Affected Teachers &
                        need of improvement,          Comptroller)                 ♦ SDE Appoint Local Review Committee            Financial Resources to         ♦ Assumes any and all                Parents
                        Title I and non-Title I,    ♦ SDE Approval of state          to Approve & Monitor SIP                      School                            powers of governance            ♦ Technical Assistance
                        that are at risk of being     discretionary grants to      ♦ Parent Notification                         ♦ SDE Approves Allocation of        of the system; and/or           ♦ Implement Alternative
                        placed on notice. State       schools                      ♦ Performance Contract for Principal            Personnel Resources of         ♦ Recommend to SBE                   Governance
                        sanctions do not apply      ♦ SDE provides technical       ♦ Provision of Remediation/Supplemental         School                            the director be                   ♦ Reopen as public
                        until a school is placed      assistance through             Services                                    ♦ SDE Presents Options for          replaced; and/or                    charter school
                        on notice)                    outside expert               ♦ Public School Choice                          School to Plan for             ♦ Recommend to SBE                   ♦ Replace all or most of
                                                    ♦ Parent Notification          ♦ Incorporate Joint Study Findings in SIP       Alternative Governance /          some or all of local                relevant school staff
                                                    ♦ Revision of SIP              Amended June, 2007 to include:                  LEA Develops Plan for             board be replaced                 ♦ Contract with a private
                                                                                   ♦ Implement Corrective Action (at least 1       Alternative Governance                                                management company
                      NCLB                                                           of the following)                             (Contract with IHE, State                                           ♦ State takeover
                      ♦ Public Notification and                                      ♦ Replace or reassign staff                   Takeover, Charter School)                                           ♦ Any other major
                                                    NCLB                                                                         ♦ Parent Notification           NCLB
                        Dissemination                                                ♦ New research based curriculum                                                                                     restructuring
                      ♦ Public School Choice        ♦ Public Notification                                                        ♦ Performance Contract for      ♦ Prompt Notification of
                                                                                     ♦ Significantly decrease management                                           Affected Teachers &
                      ♦ Revise SIP (including         and Dissemination                  authority at the school                   Principals
                                                    ♦ Public School Choice                                                       ♦ Remediation/Supplemental        Parents
                        10% of funding used                                          ♦ Appoint outside management or                                             ♦ Technical Assistance
                        for professional            ♦ Supplemental Services              instructional consultants                 Services
                        development each year       ♦ Technical Assistance                                                       ♦ Public School Choice          ♦ Implement Alternative
                                                                                     ♦ Reorganize internal management                                              Governance
                        school identified)                                               structure
                      ♦ Plan with Outside                                                                                                                          ♦ Reopen as public
                        Expert                                                                                                   NCLB                                charter school
                      ♦ Technical Assistance                                                                                     ♦ Public Notification and         ♦ Replace all or most of
                      ♦ Peer Review of SIP                                         NCLB                                            Dissemination                     relevant school staff
                                                                                   ♦   Public Notification and Dissemination     ♦ Public School Choice            ♦ Contract with a private
                                                                                   ♦   Public School Choice                      ♦ Supplemental Services             management company
                                                                                   ♦   Supplemental Services                     ♦ Technical Assistance            ♦ State takeover
                                                                                   ♦   Technical Assistance                      ♦ Continue to Implement           ♦ Any other major
                                                                                   ♦   Implement Corrective Action (at least 1     Corrective Action                 restructuring
                                                                                       of the following)                         ♦ Prepare a Plan and Make
                                                                                       ♦ Replace staff                             Necessary Arrangements for
                                                                                       ♦ New curriculum                            Alternative Governance
                                                                                       ♦ Significantly decrease management         (Charter School, Replace
                                                                                           authority at the school                 Staff, Contract for Private
                                                                                       ♦ Appoint outside expert                    Management, Other Major
                                                                                       ♦ Reorganize internal                       Restructure)
                                                                                           organization



                                                       Tennessee State Law Requirements (TCA-49-1-602) Applicable to Title I and non-Title I Schools

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                                                                                                       Attachment B
                                                             Tennessee Accountability Chart for School Systems / LEAs

                                                                                                                                                                                                        State/LEA
    Target              LEA Improvement 1            LEA Improvement 2                  LEA Corrective Action                  LEA Restructuring 1             LEA Restructuring 2                  Reconstitution Plan

After First Year of        After Second Year of         After Third Year of                  After Fourth Year of                  After Fifth Year of             After Sixth Year of                  After Seventh Year of
 Not Making AYP              Not Making AYP              Not Making AYP                       Not Making AYP                        Not Making AYP                  Not Making AYP                        Not Making AYP
(Beginning Year 2)         (Beginning of Year 3)       (Beginning of Year 4)                (Beginning of Year 5)                 (Beginning of Year 6)           (Beginning of Year 7)                 (Beginning of Year 8)


                      TCA-49-1-602                 TCA-49-1-602                TCA-49-1-602                                TCA-49-1-602                     TCA-49-1-602                        NCLB
                      ♦ (State will publicly       ♦ Joint Study of School     ♦ SDE Approve School System’s               ♦ SDE Approves School            ♦ The Commissioner shall            ♦ Parent Notification and
                        identify all school          System (SDE &               Allocation of Resources                     System’s Allocation of           have the authority to:              Dissemination
                        systems in need of           Comptroller)              ♦ SDE Appoint Local Review Committee          Financial Resources             ♦ Assumes any and all              ♦ Technical Assistance
                        improvement, Title I       ♦ SDE Approval of state       to Approve & Monitor SIP                  ♦ SDE Approves Allocation of         powers of governance            ♦ SDE shall take at least
                        and non-Title I, that        discretionary grants to   ♦ Parent Notification                         Personnel Resources                of the system; and/or             one of the following
                        are at risk of being         school systems            ♦ Performance Contract for Principal        ♦ SDE Presents Options for        ♦ Recommend to SBE                   corrective actions:
                        placed on notice. State    ♦ SDE provides technical    ♦ Provision of Remediation /                  School system to Plan for          the director be                   ♦ Deferring
                        sanctions do not apply       assistance through          Supplemental Services                       Alternative                        replaced; and/or                     programmatic funds or
                        until a school system is     outside expert            ♦ Public School Choice                        Governance/LEA Develops         ♦ Recommend to SBE                      reducing
                        placed on notice)          ♦ Parent Notification       ♦ Incorporate Joint Study Findings in SIP     Plan for Alternative               some or all of local                 administrative funds
                                                   ♦ Revision of SIP           Amended June, 2007 to include:                Governance (Contract with          board be replaced                 ♦ New curriculum
                                                                               ♦ Implement Corrective Action (at least 1     IHE, State Takeover, Charter                                         ♦ Replace LEA
                                                                                 of the following)                           School)                                                                 personnel relevant to
                                                                                 ♦ Replace or reassign staff               ♦ Parent Notification                                                     failure
                      NCLB                                                                                                 ♦ Performance Contract for
                                                                                 ♦ New research based curriculum                                            NCLB                                  ♦ Remove particular
                      ♦ Parent Notification and
                                                   NCLB                          ♦ Significantly decrease management         Principals                                                              schools from LEA
                        Dissemination                                                                                                                       ♦ Parent Notification and
                                                   ♦ Parent Notification and                                               ♦ Remediation/Supplemental                                                jurisdiction
                      ♦ Develop or Revise                                            authority at the school                                                  Dissemination
                                                     Dissemination               ♦ Appoint outside management or             Services
                                                                                                                                                            ♦ Technical Assistance                ♦ Appoint receiver /
                        TCSPP within 3
                                                   ♦ Develop or Revise                                                     ♦ Public School Choice                                                    trustee
                        months (including 10%                                        instructional consultants                                              ♦ SDE shall take at least
                        of funding used for          TCSPP within 3              ♦ Reorganize internal management                                             one of the following                ♦ Abolish / restructure
                        professional                 months (including 10%           structure                             NCLB                               corrective actions:                    LEA
                        development each year        of funding used for                                                   ♦ Parent Notification and          ♦ Deferring                         ♦ Public LEA Choice
                        system identified)           professional              NCLB                                          Dissemination                       programmatic funds or
                      ♦ Implement TCSPP              development each year
                                                                               ♦ Parent Notification and Dissemination     ♦ Technical Assistance                reducing
                        expeditiously (but no        system identified)
                                                                               ♦ Technical Assistance                      ♦ SDE shall take at least one         administrative funds
                                                   ♦ Implement TCSPP                                                         of the following corrective      ♦ New curriculum
                        later than beginning of                                ♦ SDE shall take at least one of the
                        next school year)            expeditiously (but no                                                   actions:                         ♦ Replace LEA
                                                                                 following corrective actions:
                      ♦ Technical Assistance         later than beginning of
                                                                                 ♦ Deferring programmatic funds or           ♦ Deferring programmatic            personnel relevant to
                                                     next school year)                                                          funds or reducing                failure
                                                                                    reducing administrative funds
                                                   ♦ Technical Assistance                                                       administrative funds          ♦ Remove particular
                                                                                 ♦ New curriculum
                                                                                                                             ♦ New curriculum
                                                                                 ♦ Replace LEA personnel relevant to                                             schools from LEA
                                                                                    failure                                  ♦ Replace LEA personnel             jurisdiction
                                                                                 ♦ Remove particular schools from LEA
                                                                                                                                relevant to failure           ♦ Appoint receiver /
                                                                                    jurisdiction                             ♦ Remove particular                 trustee
                                                                                 ♦ Appoint receiver / trustee                   schools from LEA              ♦ Abolish / restructure
                                                                                                                                jurisdiction                     LEA
                                                                                 ♦ Abolish / restructure LEA
                                                                                                                             ♦ Appoint receiver / trustee     ♦ Public LEA Choice
                                                                                 ♦ Public LEA Choice
                                                                                                                             ♦ Abolish / restructure LEA
                                                                                                                             ♦ Public LEA Choice


                                                      Tennessee State Law Requirements (TCA-49-1-602) Applicable to Title I and non-Title I Schools

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