Schools FIRST is a financial rating system similar to a District's academic rating. FIRST stands for the “Financial Integrity Rating System of Texas.” It is the annual rating performed by the Texas Education Agency to test the financial performance of school districts as required by Title 19, Texas Administrative Code, Section 109. The ratings are upon analysis of staff, student, budgetary and actual financial data.
Allen ISD has received a “Superior Achievement” rating every year since FIRST was established. A district is assigned one of four ratings: Superior Achievement, Above Standard Achievement, Standard Achievement, and Substandard Achievement.
We feel that reaching the goal of Superior Achievement is more significant due to the complexity of accounting associated with the
The District's performance reports under Schools FIRST can be viewed below:
2011 Schools FIRST Report PPT Presentation on 2011 Schools FIRST
2010 Schools FIRST Report PPT Presentation on 2010 Schools FIRST