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Notice of Public Hearing – July 9, 2021

Redwater Independent School District will hold a public hearing at 6:30 p.m. on Monday, July 19, 2021 in the Administration Building located at 202 Red River Road N. The purpose of the hearing is to allow public input regarding the use of Elementary and Secondary School Emergency (ESSER III) and Every Student Succeeds Act (ESSA) funds.

Notice of Federal Programs Planning – May 24, 2021

Redwater Independent School District is currently in the planning process for the following programs:

2021-2022 ESSA Consolidated Federal Application:

  • Title I, Part A – Improving Basic Programs
  • Title II, Part A – Improving Teacher Quality
  • Title IV, Part A – Student Support and Academic Achievement

Private Nonprofit Schools and/or Homeschools with government nonprofit status that serve students living within Redwater ISD boundaries and that are interested in receiving program information on participation and/or providing input into program planning for services for eligible students may contact: Lee Ann Corbin, Assistant Superintendent at 

2020-2023 ARP ESSER III Grant - American Rescue Plan (ARP) Elementary and Secondary School Emergency Relief III (ESSER III) American Rescue Plan (ARP) Act through the Elementary and Secondary School Emergency Relief III (ESSER III) Funds will be used to respond to the pandemic and to address student learning loss as a result of COVID-19.

The district is in the process of gathering preliminary data from multiple stakeholders to guide and support the instructional and expenditure plan. Meaningful consultations with stakeholders will be implemented through the course of the academic year. Redwater ISD will be collecting this data through the following survey: Redwater ESSER III Stakeholder Feedback (this initial survey closed as of June 21, 2021)

Ongoing consultation through surveys, public meetings, and data review will take place throughout the life of the grant. 

Private Non-Profit (PNP) Schools and Equitable Services

School districts who receive ESSER and/or ESSA federal funds are required to provide equitable services for eligible school children, teachers, and other educational personnel at registered private non-profit (PNP) schools that desire to participate. PNP schools located in Redwater ISD should contact Lee Ann Corbin at 903-671-3481, no later than July 16, 2021, for more information. 

COVID-19 Remote Learning 

Approved by RISD Board of Trustees: 9/21/2020
Approved by Texas Education Agency: 10/7/2020


ANNUAL REPORT for 2019-20

Texas Education Code, Chapter 29 require’s each district’s Board of Trustees to publish an Annual Report that includes:

Texas Academic Performance Report (TAPR) 2018-19 (Hard copies available at each campus office and library)

Texas annually rates its public schools and districts on the academic performance of their students through the Texas Academic Performance Report (TAPR), formerly known as the Academic Excellence Indicator System (AEIS). The TAPR provides a great deal of performance information about every public school and district in the state. These reports also provide extensive profile information about staff, finances, demogrpahics and programs. The Texas Education Agency provides the TAPR every year. More information and the district and campus TAPR can be found in the links list below and on the TEA website at

The Annual Report includes: TAPR data, PEIMS Financial Standard Reports, District Accreditation Status, Campus Performance Objectives, Special Education Determination Status, Report on Violent or Criminal Incidents, and Student Performance in Postsecondary Institutions.

Texas Academic Performance Report 2019-2020
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PDF versions: 
Redwater ISD

School Violence Prevention Procedures



Federal Report Cards for Texas Public Schools 2019-2020 (Distributed to parents on December 17, 2020. Hard copies are available in the campus offices.)

Information included in the 2019-20 Federal Report Card – English
Information included in the 2019-20 Federal Report Card – Spanish
Federal Report Card Cover Letter – English
Federal Report Card Cover Letter – Spanish

Accountability Ratings as of August 2020

All Districts and Schools Were Not Rated in 2020 Due to COVID-19. Given the impact of COVID-19, all districts and schools received a label of Not Rated: Declared State of Disaster for their 2020 accountability ratings. Labels and data shown below reflect prior year(s) accountability outcomes (see Accountability 2019 below). Click here to read the official announcement.

The following links are to and include the official accountability ratings and data for 2018-19 and 2017-18.  

Redwater ISD
Redwater High School
Redwater Junior High
Redwater Middle School
Redwater Elementary

 Accountability Ratings as of August 2019 – District and Campus Performance Reports and Distinction Designations for 2018-19 in compliance with TEC §39.361 and §39.362

Redwater ISD 
Redwater High School 
Redwater Junior High School 
Redwater Middle School 
Redwater Elementary School

GED and Adult Literacy Program Information from Texarkana College

Highly Qualified Teacher Report

Improvement Plans and Campus Performance Objectives:

2020-21 Redwater District Improvement Plan

2020-21 Redwater District Improvement Plan – Spanish

2020-21 Redwater High School Improvement Plan

2020-21 Redwater High School Improvement Plan – Spanish

2020-21 Redwater Junior High School Improvement Plan

2020-21 Redwater Junior High School Improvement Plan – Spanish

2020-21 Redwater Middle School Improvement Plan

2020-21 Redwater Middle School Improvement Plan – Spanish

2020-21 Redwater Elementary School Improvement Plan

2020-21 Redwater Elementary School Improvement Plan – Spanish

Texarkana College Dual Credit/Early College Program Agreement (Secondary and Post-Secondary Partnership) and MOU 2019-20

Transition and Employment Guide

English Guide

Spanish Guide

Go to to find resources for students, parents, and educators on the secondary transition process. Our SSA Transition Coordinator is Sidney Foster. Her contact information is:

Sidney Foster

NE Texas Tri-District SSA Transition Coordinator/VAC

903-832-6599 ext. 7209


Adopted Budgets








Proposed Budgets








Debt Transparency Report

PEIMS Financial Data Report

Tax Rates

Utility Usage and Cost for Fiscal Year Ending 8/31/2019


2016-2017 Texas Minimum State Vaccine Requirements for Students Grades K-12

Parents can also use this link to learn how to obtain exemption from immunizations.
Download PDF version in Spanish and English.

HSR K-12 Student Accident Insurance Plans

Plans are available throughout our school and include At-School Only, 24 Hour Accident Only, Extended Dental & Football. Use this link for more information.


Redwater ISD does not discriminate on the basis of sex, ethnicity, race, color, age, or national origin in its educational programs or employment as required by Title IX, Section 504, and Title VI.

Public Notification of Nondiscrimination in Career Technology Education Program

Political Subdivisions

Internet Posting Requirements for Political Subdivisons

Title IX

Contact: Dr. Kelly Burns, Superintendent
202 Red River Rd N, P.O. Box 347, Redwater, Texas 75573

The district’s non-discrimination policy
DIA – Employee Welfare – Freedom From Discrimination, Harassment, and Retaliation
FFH – Student Welfare – Freedom From Discrimination, Harrassment, and Retaliation

Additional information can be found here.

District Calendar

Upcoming Events

2021-2022 RISD Calendar


Bond Update

2019-2020 Dress Code

Region 8 Title III Family & Community Engagement

District of Innovation

  District of Innovation
RISD Innovation Plan
Posted June 22, 2021


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Contact Information

Redwater ISD
202 Red River Road North
Redwater , Texas 75573
Phone: 903-671-3481
Fax: 903-671-2019

Digital Millenium Copyright Act

Redwater ISD’s designated agent for purposes of the Digital Millennium Copyright Act is as follows:
Nicholas Minton, Technology Director
Redwater ISD Technology Department
P.O. Box 347
Redwater, Texas 75573
Contact NIcholas Minton here.
If you would like to provide notice of alleged copyright infringement, please notify Karen Zink at the address/email specified above. Please know that the District also has policies and procedures related to copyright laws. The District’s Board Policies regarding copyrights are available here: .