Kerr Named to TBEC Honor Roll
Kerr Elementary has been named to the Texas Business and Education Coalition (TBEC) Honor Roll. Of more than 8,000 Texas public schools less than 4% earn this honor. This is Kerr’s second year to be on the honor roll.The TBEC Honor Roll is the most prestigious academic award given in Texas. Recipients of this award have demonstrated three years of consistent, high performance on the TAKS test in all subjects compared to other schools serving similar student populations. The school must also perform at the state’s most rigorous standard—commended—in all subjects.
Kerr Receives Honor
Kerr Elementary is the recipient of the 2011 Texas Comptroller’s Honors Circle Campus Award. Kerr is one of 313 Texas schools recognized for demonstrating both academic and financial effectiveness. To receive this award, elementary schools must have a five-star Financial Allocation Study for Texas (FAST) rating. The comptroller’s office created this award to recognize schools that have achieved significant student academic growth while keeping spending low.